Tags: Community

North East Didcot Development

Please find attached a newsletter updating local residents on the progress of the North East Didcot development and the University of Reading's plans for the Land south of Appleford Road.

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 12:30 by Teresa Tye

Tags: News, Community, Planning

Didcot Town Council Awards 2018

Didcot Town Council Awards 2018

On Friday 19th October 2018 Didcot Town Council held our annual Town Awards Evening to celebrate the local heroes that deserve a thank you for their contribution to our community.

Now in its 26th year it was bigger and better than ever with lots of new award categories to reflect the breadth of contributions that are made.

For further information on the winners on the night please see our website.

Posted: Fri, 30 Nov 2018 11:29 by Teresa Tye

Tags: Events, Community

Didcot Town Fayre - 2019 Grant Available

Didcot Town Fayre - 2019 Grant Available

Could you organise Didcot's Town Fayre next summer?

Didcot Town Council is making a grant of £9000 available to groups and organisations who would like to run Didcot's Town Fayre in the summer of 2019. If you are interested, please submit a grant aid application form to council@didcot.gov.uk outlining your proposals. All submissions must arrive by noon on 15th October.

Forms and guidance on making... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 28 Sep 2018 12:25 by Tom Hudson

Tags: Community, Events, News

Current and future health needs for Didcot

Current and future health needs for Didcot

Didcot Town Council invites residents of Didcot to a meeting to discuss the current and future health needs of the town.

The meeting will take place on Monday 8th October 2018, at Didcot Civic Hall, Britwell Road, OX11 7HN at 7.45pm – All welcome.

Posted: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:37 by Teresa Tye

Tags: News, Community

Volunteering grants are still available …but not for long

Volunteering grants are still available …but not for long

Volunteering grants worth a total of £25,000 are still available to community groups in South Oxfordshire, but time is running out to apply for them.

The grant scheme was prompted by voluntary groups telling us that one of the biggest obstacles they face when trying to attract volunteers is finding money to meet training, transport and insurance costs.
In August we launched a pilot volunteering... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:53 by Teresa Tye

Tags: News, Community, Charity

Centenary Fields Dedication - Smallbone Recreation Ground

Centenary Fields Dedication - Smallbone Recreation Ground

On 25th September at 2pm the Royal British Legion will be holding an event to mark the designation of the Town Council's Smallbone Recreation Ground as a Centenary Field.

Please come and join members of the Royal British Legion, members of Didcot Town Council, children from our local schools, representatives of Fields in Trust and others for a short ceremony to commemorate the sacrifices made by those... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:51 by Tom Hudson

Tags: News, Community, Events

Wartime Murder Mystery...

Wartime Murder Mystery...

Didcot Mayor would like to invite you to join him for a Murder Mystery Charity Dinner on 10th November 2018 at 7pm.

Please join us to raise money to support Didcot Volunteer Centre and SSAFA - the Armed Forces Charity.

For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact mayor@didcot.gov.uk or asilva@didcot.gov.uk.

Tickets are £45 per person, which includes dinner and the show.

Deadline for... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:17 by Beth

Tags: News, Events, Mayor, Community, Charity

September special offer for older swimmers - South Oxfordshire

September special offer for older swimmers - South Oxfordshire

Residents of southern Oxfordshire aged 60 and over can sign up for a month's swimming for just £5 thanks to a special September offer from South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse District Councils and 'Better' leisure centres.

Would-be swimmers simply register for the offer by visiting the GO Active Gold website or by calling 01235 422219 by 27 September.

Once they have received confirmation... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Aug 2018 10:29 by Teresa Tye

Tags: News, Community

Didcot Town Council Awards

Didcot Town Council Awards

Do you know somebody who deserves an award for helping out in the Community?

If so Didcot Town Council is looking for nominations for the annual Town Awards Evening in October.

We have several new categories this year to recognise the different ways in which our residents contribute to making Didcot such a great place to be.

Keep your eyes on this space for more information. We will be introducing the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:20 by Teresa Tye

Tags: News, Community

Didcot Community Centre Survey

Didcot Community Centre Survey

South Oxfordshire District Council and Vale of White Horse District Council infrastructure and development team are working with students from Oxford University to ask local residents, living in and around the Didcot area, for their views on existing and future uses of the community buildings. Two new community centres will be opening on Great Western Park in 2019 to cater for the increase in demand... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:27 by Teresa Tye

Tags: News, Community