Faith in Service

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Marie Curie Great Daffodil Appeal

Marie Curie Great Daffodil Appeal

The Great Daffodil Appeal is Marie Curie's biggest annual fundraising campaign. Every March, millions of people across the UK support this fundraising event by giving a small donation to wear a daffodil pin. This makes it one of the UK's most recognisable charity appeals. Money raised through the appeal helps Marie Curie provide free care and support to people living with a terminal illnesses.

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Posted: Tue, 01 Mar 2022 13:30 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Events

Pancake Day Recipes

Pancake Day Recipes

What is your favourite style of pancakes? Here are some recipes and ideas if you fancy trying something new.

Savoury Pancakes

Creative Pancake Ideas

Unique Pancake Recipes

We would love to see some of your creations so tag us in your pictures or post them in the comments section on Facebook.

Posted: Tue, 01 Mar 2022 09:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Events

Barn Dance tickets sold out and Town Awards nominations now closed

Barn Dance
Tickets for the Barn Dance this Friday are now sold out.

Thank you to everyone that has purchased tickets, we look forward to seeing you at what will be a great fundraising event.

Town Awards
Nominations for the Didcot Town Awards are now closed. Thank you to all those that have submitted nominations, it is lovely to see so much positivity in the community.

Posted: Wed, 17 Nov 2021 10:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Events

Remembrance Parade and Service

Photo of poppies in a field

The Didcot Remembrance Parade will take place on Sunday 14th November 2021, followed by the service which commences at 3pm at Smallbone Recreation Ground.

The parade leaves Edinburgh Drive car park at approximately 2.40pm to march up The Broadway.

The road from Vicarage Road down to Ernest Road will be closed from 215pm for the duration of the parade and service to ensure space for the parade as it takes... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Nov 2021 13:17 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Events

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Close Tomorrow!

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Close Tomorrow!

Didcot Town Award nominations close tomorrow - make sure you submit your nominations tonight!

The award categories are:

Didcot Artistic Award – for those people who have made a contribution to artistic or cultural projects in Didcot.

Sporting Achievement Award – for those individuals, pairs, clubs, or teams who have made a significant contribution to sport

Service with a Smile – for those... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 30 Oct 2021 13:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Events

Didcot Town Awards

Didcot Town Awards

Nominations close at the end of this month so make sure you get your nominees in!

If your business would like to sponsor an award please contact events@didcot.gov.uk advising which award you would like to sponsor, we will then mention your business on our social media/programme.

For more information see our website.

Click HERE to read about last year's awards and click HERE to nominate for this year's... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 18:19 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Events

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

The award categories are:

Didcot Artistic Award – for those people who have made a contribution to artistic or cultural projects in Didcot.

Sporting Achievement Award – for those individuals, pairs, clubs, or teams who have made a significant contribution to sport

Service with a Smile – for those people who take pride in their work and make our days better when we see them

Young Volunteer... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 11:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Events, Mayor, News

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

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

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