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Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Didcot Town Awards - Nominations Now Open!

Last year SMAF Oxford won the Sporting Achievement Award at the Didcot Town Awards.

SMAF Oxford are a family-run martial arts school based in Oxfordshire. Father and son, Mark and Mitchell Currie have been involved in martial arts for most of their lives and clearly have a passion for their sport and for the community.

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

Posted: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 07:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Events, News

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: Tue, 10 Aug 2021 11:11 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Events, News

Volunteers (non advice roles) needed at Citizens Advice

Volunteers (non advice roles) needed at Citizens Advice

It's not widely known that Citizens Advice needs volunteers to help manage the organisation, as well as volunteers to provide advice.

In particular, we are looking for people who can offer a day a week to help us with our Research and Campaigns work, our new website, IT support, fundraising administration, maintaining links with towns and local communities, organising events with MPs (planned for autumn),... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:58 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Charity, Community, News

Book a test drive and join the electric vehicle revolution

Book a test drive and join the electric vehicle revolution

Three test drive events are taking place in Oxfordshire next month to showcase electric vehicles (EVs) and an innovative new way of charging them aimed at people without off-street parking.

Oxfordshire's park and charge team will be running live roadshow events in Abingdon, Witney, and Henley in August. These free events will be an opportunity for residents to learn more about EVs and the different... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:43 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News

Letter from SODC regarding dog fouling in South Oxfordshire

Letter from SODC regarding dog fouling in South Oxfordshire

Letter from South Oxfordshire District Council regarding dog fouling in South Oxfordshire

Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 12:29 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News, SODC, Waste & Recycling

Your annual voter registration letter is coming - please check the details!

Residents in South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse are being urged to check the details on a letter they will receive from their district council from the end of July.

South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District Councils will be sending a 'Canvass Communication Form' to every home requiring the residents to check the details of everyone over the age of 16 that lives in their property.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 14:05 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News, SODC

Didcot Civic Hall car park spaces limited on Monday 5th July

Didcot Civic Hall car park spaces limited on Monday 5th July

Didcot Civic Hall car park will be partially blocked off due to a private event on Monday 5th July.

Access will only be permitted to the right-hand side of the car park (the section closest to Smallbones Recreation Ground) which will limit the spaces available.The section circled in the image will be accessible to the public and the rest will be blocked off.

Posted: Sat, 03 Jul 2021 14:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News

The gate at Edmonds Park car park on Park Road will be closed over the weekend

The gate at Edmonds Park car park on Park Road will be closed over the weekend

The gate at Edmonds Park car park on Park Road, will be closed for access due to maintenance and security over the weekend.

Posted: Thu, 27 May 2021 11:50 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News, outdoor services

How to apply for blue badges, bus passes and parking permits in Oxfordshire

How to apply for blue badges, bus passes and parking permits in Oxfordshire

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the application process for blue badges, bus passes and parking permits has been changed.

Libraries are currently acting as validation points only, rather than taking full applications in person, and customers now need to book an appointment in advance.

New Process:

1- You must start your application either online at oxfordshire.gov.uk or via the direct line to the Concessionary... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 May 2021 11:53 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News

Guide to Universal Credit

Guide to Universal Credit

Between March 13th 2020 and January 14th 2021 there were 4.5 million Universal Credit claims. Over a third of Universal Credit claims have been made since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic.

Find out more about Universal Credit using the Universal Credit guide at the link below. It covers who can apply, how to apply, how much money you can claim, a glossary to help with Universal Credit terminology... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 May 2021 08:00 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Community COVID, News