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Notice of the Annual Town Meeting

Notice of the Annual Town Meeting - Wednesday 18th March 2020, 7.30pm at the Civic Hall, Didcot.

All residents of the Parish of Didcot are invited to attend.

Please send questions for discussion at the meeting to the Town Clerk by Monday 16th March 2020, by emailing council@didcot.gov.uk

Posted: Tue, 10 Mar 2020 11:58 by Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Community, News

Temporary Closure of Recycling Centres in Oxfordshire

During March and April, your Household Waste Recycling Centre will be closing for two days to carry out a deep clean and essential maintenance.

Closing dates:

Alkerton (Banbury) - Tues 3rd & Wed 4th March 2020
Ardley (Bicester) - Tues 17th & Wed 18th March 2020
Dix Pit (Stanton Harcourt) - Tues 24th & Wed 25th March 2020
Drayton (Abingdon) - Tues 28th & Wed 29th April 2020
Oakley Wood (Wallingford)... Read More »



Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 12:00 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, News

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

Didcot A Power Station Demolition – Sunday 9th February 2020

RWE have informed Didcot Town Council that the final controlled demolition of the former Didcot A station will take place on Sunday 9th February 2020 between 7am and 9am.

RWE has been carefully planning this demolition over several months and has been in liaison with the relevant authorities. Health and Safety is the company's main priority, and as has occurred previously, an exclusion zone will be... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 14:41 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, News

Pick your favourite train for a sandpit in Ladygrove!

Pick your favourite train for a sandpit in Ladygrove!

Tommy is a young boy from Didcot who wrote into Didcot Town Council to ask us to consider installing a sandpit in Ladygrove Park.

Councillors agreed and now we are asking for everyone to pick their favourite train design to take pride of place within the new sandpit!

The details of the trains, can be found here:

https://wicksteed.co.uk/products/traditional/toddler/toddler-express/

https://wicksteed.co.uk/products/traditional/toddler/wicksteed-flyer/... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 13:25 by Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: News, Railways

Photo by Local Photographer Paul Bodsworth, chosen to represent Didcot Town Council in the WPS Insurance 2020 Calendar

Photo by Local Photographer Paul Bodsworth, chosen to represent Didcot Town Council in the WPS Insurance 2020 Calendar

Didcot Town Council entered a competition to win a chance of having a picture in the WPS Insurance Calendar for 2020.

Local photographer Paul Bodsworth from Didcot, very kindly allowed us to use his spectacular picture of the Didcot Power Station as our entry; which was then chosen as the 'October' entry!

Thank you Paul for allowing us to use your amazing picture.

Posted: Tue, 10 Dec 2019 11:13 by Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Community, News

DIDCOT MAYOR'S CHARITY DINNER 2020

DIDCOT MAYOR'S CHARITY DINNER 2020

DIDCOT MAYOR'S CHARITY DINNER 2020!

This years Mayor's Dinner is on SATURDAY 7th MARCH 2020 and is JAMES BOND themed!

Tickets are £45 and can be purchased at Didcot Town Council (Cash, Cheque or BACs payment only)

Money raised will support Make A Wish and Secret Santa 365

Posted: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 09:45 by Beth

Tags: Charity, Community, Events, Mayor, News

Road Closure - Thursday 28th November 2019

Please note the Broadway between the Fire Station and Barclays Bank will be closed from 3pm until 9.30pm on Thursday 28th November 2019 for the Christmas Street Fair.

For more information about the Street Fair click here.

Posted: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 12:45 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, Events, News

Summer Fayre 2020 - Grant Funding Opportunity for Community Organisations:

Summer Fayre 2020  - Grant Funding Opportunity for Community Organisations:

Didcot Town Council would like to invite applications from charitable, voluntary, or non-profit making organisations to apply for a grant of up to £4000 to run this year's Summer Town Fayre. Applications are being taken in line with the Council's grant giving policy.

If you would to apply please complete the 3 forms found at this link and email them to council@didcot.gov.uk

Link here:

https://www.didcot.gov.uk/grant-aid.html... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 15:45 by Beth

Tags: Community, Events, News, grants

Armistice Day - Monday 11th November 2019 -Two Minute Silence

Colin Jones, Chairman of the Didcot Branch of the Royal British Legion will lead the Act of Remembrance and Silence at 11.00am on Monday, 11th November 2019 at the War Memorial, Smallbone Recreation Ground.

This is in addition to the Remembrance Parade on Sunday 10th November 2019.

Posted: Wed, 06 Nov 2019 13:14 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, News