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Remembrance Day 2020

Remembrance Day 2020

Unfortunately we were not able to hold a Remembrance Day parade this year due to government lockdown rules, however a small socially distanced service took place this morning at Didcot War Memorial on Small Bone Recreation Ground.

Wreaths were laid by Didcot Town Mayor, Eleanor Hards, Royal British Legion President, 11 EOD and the Deputy Lord Lieutenant.

Follow this link to watch the video of the service.... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 08 Nov 2020 15:33 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: News

Update from Leader of Didcot Town Council

Update from Leader of Didcot Town Council

Update from Leader of Didcot Town Council, Councillor Mocky Khan.

Dear Didcot Resident,
As I write this, we have just entered the second national lockdown. Whatever your views are, and I know there are differing opinions, we must protect those at risk and stay safe.
I must thank all the residents of Didcot for the way the community came together during the original lockdown and since then, for rising... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 15:42 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News, Services

Showing Support for Armed Forces this Weekend

Showing Support for Armed Forces this Weekend

Although we cannot show our support for Armed Forces this weekend the way we have in previous years, there are still ways to support Remembrance Day whilst adhering to lockdown guidelines.

One of the ways to get involved is to show your support for our armed forces by downloading a poppy from the Royal British Legion website and displaying it in your window in time for remembrance Sunday this weekend.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 12:54 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Charity, Community, Events, News

Contact Us

Contact Us

Contacting us during the November 2020 Government Lockdown:

Our regular telephone number will still be in use during November however there will be limited staff monitoring the phones so please try one of the alternative numbers instead or use email to contact us.

Office Numbers:
Didcot Town Council office number: 01235 812637
Didcot Civic Hall office number: 01235 512436

Email:
council@didcot.gov.uk

Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 10:48 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News

Oxford officially moved to ‘high’ COVID alert level as cases continue to rise

Oxford officially moved to ‘high’ COVID alert level as cases continue to rise

Oxford officially moved to 'high' COVID alert level as cases continue to rise

Posted: Thu, 29 Oct 2020 16:02 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News, SODC

Oxfordshire close to ‘high’ COVID-19 alert level

Oxfordshire close to ‘high’ COVID-19 alert level

Update from South Oxfordshire District Council:

People in Oxfordshire are being advised to be extra vigilant, particularly over half-term, as cases of Coronavirus continue to spread across the county.

Evidence shows that, in the past two weeks, the virus has spread to a much wider age range across the county and is no longer confined to younger people in urban areas. Hospital admissions have begun to... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 16:31 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News

Healthwatch Oxfordshire wants to know what it is like living in the Didcot area

Healthwatch Oxfordshire wants to know what it is like living in the Didcot area

Healthwatch Oxfordshire would like to hear from people living in the Didcot area about what it is like to find and use health care and local services.

The county's independent health and social care watchdog has launched a survey asking residents of the town and the surrounding villages for their views on what works well and what could be better.

People can have their say via this anonymous online survey... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:45 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News, Services

Fireworks safety in Oxfordshire on 5th November

Fireworks safety in Oxfordshire on 5th November

As Bonfire Night approaches, Oxfordshire County Council is reminding residents that the safest way to celebrate is to attend a professionally organised public event that is confirmed as COVID-19 safety compliant, following local and national guidance.

However, as it will not be practical for everyone to attend organised public events, particularly this year, Oxfordshire County Council Fire and Rescue... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 16:56 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News

A different way to remember our fallen heroes – Remembrance Day – Sunday 8th November 2020

A different way to remember our fallen heroes – Remembrance Day – Sunday 8th November 2020

Traditionally the Town Council would be working closely with the Didcot Branch of the Royal British Legion to confirm the plans for Remembrance Sunday. However, in this extra-ordinary year, and in line with ongoing restrictions due to the covid 19 virus, the Town Council and the British Legion have taken the difficult decision to cancel this year's parade. Didcot residents, organisations and local... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 14:00 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, News

Oxfordshire Be Ready: A Guide to Extra Care Priority Services

Oxfordshire Be Ready: A Guide to Extra Care Priority Services

UTILITY FAILURE: A Guide to Extra Care Priority Services by Utility Companies

You can't always predict when an emergency situation may cause a disruption to your utility provision. If you register for the priority service register with your local supplier, they will do their upmost to prevent your supply from going off and, if it does, make sure that your service returns as a matter of urgency, providing... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Oct 2020 11:52 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Community OCC, News