Tags: Community

Pride Flag at Didcot Civic Hall

Pride Flag at Didcot Civic Hall

Until the end of the month Didcot Town Council will be flying the Pride flag in support of our local LGBT+ community.

Posted: Mon, 24 Jun 2019 09:54 by Tom Hudson

Tags: Community, News

Grant Aid Award

Grant Aid Award

Didcot Town Council gave a Grant Aid Award to 12th Didcot Scout Group towards equipment for the Scouts.

They were awarded £1500 to help pay for some event shelters, shelving, first aid kits etc.

A copy of the report we received from 12th Didcot Scouts is attached.

If your community group would like help then please see our webpage for more information.

Posted: Fri, 07 Jun 2019 11:01 by Admin Assistant

Tags: News, Community, grants

Didcot - Vauxhall Barracks Play Activity Day 2019

Didcot - Vauxhall Barracks Play Activity Day 2019

The 2019 Oxfordshire Playday events kick off with the Annual Didcot / Vauxhall Barracks Play & Activity Day which will take place on Saturday 22nd June at Edmonds Park from 11am until 3pm.

Posted: Wed, 22 May 2019 10:38 by Admin Assistant

Tags: News, Community, Events

Recycling Centre Closures

During May, your Household Waste Recycling Centre will be closing for two days to carry out a deep clean and essential maintenance.

Closing dates:

Alkerton (Banbury) Weds 8 & Thurs 9 May

Ardley (Bicester) Tues 14 & Weds 15 May

Drayton (Abingdon) Thurs 16 & Fri 17 May

Stanford (Faringdon) Tues 21 & Weds 22 May

Oakley Wood (Wallingford) Thurs 23 & Fri 24 May

Redbridge (Oxford) Weds 29 &... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 13:25 by Beth

Tags: News, Community, Waste & Recycling

Edmonds Park

Please be aware that the gate to Edmonds Park is currently locked to prevent unauthorised access to the park. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused

Posted: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:42 by Tom Hudson

Tags: Community

All Stars Cricket for 5-8s at Didcot Cricket Club

All Stars Cricket for 5-8s at Didcot Cricket Club

Sign your All-Star up at Didcot Cricket Club here!

All Stars Cricket is the England and Wales Cricket Board's entry level participation programme, aimed at providing children aged five to eight with a great first experience in cricket.

Programme features:

  • For all boys and girls aged five to eight
  • Delivered nationwide at over 2,000 centres
  • Eight one-hour sessions, held over eight weeks
  • Emphasis on fun and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:12 by Beth

Tags: News, Community, Events

International Sport Comes to Didcot

International Sport Comes to Didcot

Henley-on-Thames will be the start location for stage three of the OVO Energy Women's Tour professional cycling race. Full details of the Oxfordshire route were revealed at a ceremony at the town's Leander Club – home to rowing greats like Sir Steve Redgrave CBE and Rebecca Romero – on Monday 15 April.

The famous South Oxfordshire town will host a Big Bike Breakfast on the morning of the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 11:54 by Beth

Tags: News, Community

Reminder: Litterpick this Saturday 10 - 12

Reminder: Litterpick this Saturday 10 - 12

Come and be a local hero; join the Town Council litterpick from 10 - 12 on Saturday 30th March. Congregate at either the Civic Hall or on Ladygrove, but please let us know that you are coming by e mailing events@didcot.gov.uk so we can get enough equipment to each site...

Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 21:09 by Tom Hudson

Tags: Community

Grant Aid Award

Grant Aid Award

Didcot Town Council gave a Grant Aid Award to Didcot Library for activities to coincide with the children's Summer Reading Challenge.

The Council gave an award of £300 which helped fund various entertainers at the Summer events.

If your community group would like help then please see our webpage for more information.

A copy of the report we received from Didcot Library is attached.

Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:00 by Admin Assistant

Tags: News, Community, Charity, grants

Smallbone Recreation Ground Play Area; The Town Council is seeking your views

Smallbone Recreation Ground Play Area; The Town Council is seeking your views

The Town Council is looking to redevelop the play area at Smallbone Recreation Ground Play Area, Britwell Road and we need your help to tell us what you would most like and how it should be used.

Please help us by filling in the questionnaire in the link below.

Alternatively paper versions can be picked up at the Town Council Offices.

Click here

Posted: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 13:40 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, Consultation