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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

Ladygrove Lakes

Due to low oxygen levels Ladygrove Lakes are closed for fishing until further notice.

Posted: Sun, 05 May 2019 11:38 by Tom Hudson

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Town Council Election Results

The results of the Town Council elections have now been announced. Congratulations to all those who stood as candidates, thank you to those councillors who are leaving the Council, and welcome to those elected to the Council for the forthcoming term.


Posted: Fri, 03 May 2019 17:36 by Tom Hudson

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Ladygrove Lakes

For reasons of animal welfare Didcot Town Council is undertaking a fish count at Ladygrove Lakes today and tomorrow. This is planned work and the fish are neither being harmed nor stolen.

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 14:32 by Tom Hudson

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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

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

Temporary Night Road Closure at Didcot, Jubilee way & Roundabout, Broad Way, Roebuck Court & Hitchcock Way

In the interests of public safety it will be necessary for Oxfordshire County Council to close the road as detailed below in order to facilitate carriageway resurfacing works.

A temporary Notice is being made to implement the temporary closure and will operate from 02/06/2019 (at 20:00hrs).

The anticipated completion date is 07/06/2019 (at 06:00hrs).

This is a night cloure (5 nights) from 20:00hrs to... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Apr 2019 11:10 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Highways, News

Statement of Persons Nominated 2019

The Statement of Persons Nominated for contested and uncontested parish elections are available on the council's website from the link below:


Posted: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 13:06 by Beth

Tags: News, Elections

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