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Week 3 - Biodiversity Tips

Eco-baskets often draw attention to the value of forgotten local varieties, chosen for their excellent taste or nutritional value. By subscribing to an eco-basket, you can participate in a global ecological philosophy. Make sure that the fruit and vegetab

Each week this year we will be posting a biodiversity tip from the European Commission.

This week the tip is:

'I subscribe to an eco-basket'

Posted: Mon, 30 Aug 2021 16:27 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community

Danceathon!

Danceathon!

Charity Danceathon 2021 with Play2Give and Angels Performing Arts: Sunday 12th September from 2 pm to 5 pm.

Competitors will be dancing, spinning, twirling the light fantastic, busting out the moves, shaking their hips and booties, to raise money for Play2Give (which raises money for local charities including the Oxford Children's Hospital) and the Angels' Off the Street charity to provide scholarships... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Aug 2021 15:30 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Charity, Community, Events

Dance World Cup

Bernadine's Dancers at the World Cup of Dance

Bernadine Soul School of Dance entered the Dance World Cup in 2019 and qualified to represent Team England in the acro genre. They were due to represent Team England in Rome in 2020, however due to Covid-19 the event was cancelled.

The postponed event took place earlier this month in Telford with some dance groups performing live and some by video and we are pleased to announce that Team England won.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Aug 2021 12:00 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Winner Hasnath Miah and Councillor Eleanor Hards stood outside holding the award and certificate

Last year Hasnath Miah won the COVID Hero Award at the Didcot Town Awards.

Hasnath Miah has won this special award for all the help he has given to the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Hasnath runs local Indian restaurant Indian Dream and since the beginning of lockdown has been helping feed NHS staff, key workers, people struggling with income, and many more.

You can read more about last year's... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Aug 2021 07:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Charity, Community, Community COVID, Events, Mayor, News

Week 2 - Biodiversity Tips

It is most important to avoid disturbing animals while on a nature walk in winter. If you wake them when they are hibernating there is a risk that they will use up their few reserves to escape or to hide and this could be fatal. Stay on the paths, make as

Each week this year we will be posting a biodiversity tip from the European Commission.

This week the tip is:

'I do not disturb animals when I am out walking'

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 16:25 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Last year Ady Crook won the Unsung Hero Award at the Didcot Town Awards.

Ady Crook was nominated for raising money for a local child, Yasmin who was diagnosed with osteosarcoma in her left femur in February 2020, just 9 years of age at the time. Ady also raised money for the ward she was treated in at the Oxford Children's Hospital.

You can read more about last year's winners HERE and you can nominate... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 07:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Charity, Community, Events, News

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Last year Rachel and Steve Hunter won the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Didcot Town Awards.

Rachel and Steve Hunter have been volunteering at 23rd Scouts for 20 years, teaching kids vital skills and taking them on treks and camps in all weather.

You can read more about last year's winners HERE and you can nominate someone for this year's awards HERE.

Posted: Sat, 21 Aug 2021 07:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Councillors, Events, News

In case you missed it: 'On your doorstep' created by Didcot Garden Town

In case you missed it: 'On your doorstep' created by Didcot Garden Town

How many of these can you tick off?

You can pick up this handy compilation of places to visit and enjoy at Cornerstone.

Posted: Fri, 20 Aug 2021 17:30 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Last year Robin McStay won the John Eldridge Award at the Didcot Town Awards.

Robin McStay is the leader for Didcot Health Walks, which runs twice a week plus social events for the walking group too.

You can read more about last year's winners HERE and you can nominate someone for this year's awards HERE.

Posted: Thu, 19 Aug 2021 07:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Charity, Community, Events, News

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Last year Daniel Merritt won the Service with a Smile Award at the Didcot Town Awards.

Daniel was nominated because during lockdown he set up a support group for veterans with mental health issues.

You can read more about last year's winners HERE and you can nominate someone for this year's awards HERE.

Posted: Tue, 17 Aug 2021 07:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Events, News