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Edmonds Park Litter Bug Detectives Trail

Edmonds Park Litter Bug Detectives Trail

From 29th May to 5th June 2021 South Oxfordshire District Council are running 'Litter Bug Detectives Trails' in four parks across south Oxfordshire.

The trails will be in Edmonds Park, Didcot and Southern Road Recreation Ground in Thame and also in Abbey Garden Meadows in Abingdon and Memorial Park in Wantage.

How to take part:

  1. Choose which park you wish to visit. Then download the appropriate trail map... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 May 2021 16:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Litter, SODC, Waste & Recycling

Reduce, reuse, recycle…and re-gift too this Christmas

Reduce, reuse, recycle…and re-gift too this Christmas

No matter how you are planning on celebrating Christmas this year, one online tool is likely to prove invaluable when it comes to dealing with the aftermath.

Whether you're trying to find out what to do with unwanted gifts, discarded Christmas trees, or leftover food, Oxfordshire County Council's Waste Wizard, and other sources of advice, will tell you all you need to know about how to dispose of it.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 13:59 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Litter, News, SODC, Waste & Recycling

POSTPONED Litterpick event

Unfortunately we have taken the decision to postpone the Liiterpick event which was scheduled for Saturday 28th March, due to increasing concerns over the corona virus.

A lot of our volunteers are children and retired adults who are in the top 2 'at risk' categories and as such, we feel that Didcot Town Council has a duty of care to the residents of Didcot and any unnecessary event that can be postponed,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 12:04 by Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Community, Litter, Waste & Recycling

Didcot Town Council's Litterpick

Didcot Town Council's Litterpick

Didcot Town Council is organising it's annual litterpick in 2 locations in Didcot (Civic Hall area and Ladygrove) for Saturday 28th March 2020 from 10am and we are asking for volunteers!

If you would like to take part, please email events@didcot.gov.uk and clarify which location you would prefer.

Thank you.

Posted: Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:16 by Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Community, Events, Litter

Waste Enforcement Officers - how to tackle littering:

Waste Enforcement Officers - how to tackle littering:

Waste enforcement officers from South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse district councils are heading out to a series of events starting next week, where they will meet the public to talk about littering. They have also put together a top ten list of excuses given to them by people caught in the act :

1. I didn't think a cigarette butt was litter
2. It was already littered so won't matter if I add... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 13:30 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Litter, News, SODC, Waste & Recycling