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All types of weather can affect you, those around you, and your property. Make sure you're prepared by checking our WeatherReady tips and advice. Find the latest articles here and scroll down for advice on travel, your home and health and wellbeing.

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Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:59 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Weather

Oxfordshire Matters November 2018

Oxfordshire Matters November 2018

November 2018

Welcome to our latest newsletter


We hope you enjoyed reading last month's edition of Oxfordshire Matters, the county council's newsletter for our stakeholders.

In this edition:

  • Innovative funding for daytime support services
  • Council probes Thames Water's Oxfordshire reservoir plans
  • Consultation on improving transport in Didcot
  • County council welcomes additional government funding but budget... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:41 by Joanne Myers

Tags: OCC

Press release - community work in the Vale awarded

Press release - community work in the Vale awarded

Community work in the Vale awarded

Community heroes in the Vale of White Horse District Council have been awarded for their voluntary work.

39 people were nominated by town and parish councils to thank them for being so supportive to their local communities and were invited to attend a lunch by the Chairman of the district council at the Beacon in Wantage. The nominees who attended were awarded with... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:38 by Joanne Myers

Tags: VWHDC

Press release - Successful year in filling Abingdon’s empty shops

Over half of the empty shops in Abingdon were filled this year, thanks to an independent shop project run by Vale of White Horse District Council.

At the start of the project in 2017, the councils set their sights on increasing town centre vitality by reducing the number of empty units and to continue supporting existing independent retailers.

With 14 units being 'empty and available' in the town centre,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:52 by Joanne Myers

Tags: VWHDC

Temporary Road Closure at Milton, High Street

Temporary Road Closure at Milton, High Street

Temporary Traffic Regulation Notice – S14 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

Temporary Road Closure at Milton, High Street

A request has been received from Thames Water for a temporary road closure to apply to a section of High Street whilst water mains works are carried out.

Two Temporary Notices are being made to implement the temporary closures and will operate from the 26 January 2019 up to and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:37 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Road Closure

Highways - Flood improvement work to High Street, Milton

Highways - Flood improvement work to High Street, Milton

On the 6th December

Oxfordshire County Council Highways will be carrying out some minor changes to a gully to allow surface water to flow more freely into the main pipe that runs beneath the footway.

And installing an angled pipe end piece where the existing pipe meets the brook to allow the exiting water to flow with the brooks flow.

Posted: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 11:07 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Flooding

Vale News Christmas edition

Vale News Christmas edition

SPECIAL CHRISTMAS EDITION

FREE Christmas parking

We're providing FREE parking in our district council owned car parks in the run up to Christmas. Take advantage of this offer up to Christmas Eve and enjoy shopping locally to buy the perfect gifts in the wide range of independent shops we have in our towns.

You can park for free at the following locations and dates:

Posted: Tue, 27 Nov 2018 09:20 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Newsletter

Free parking

Free parking

Motorists in South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse can enjoy free parking in district council car parks on certain days in the run up to Christmas.

The annual free parking tradition is provided by South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District Councils to encourage people to shop locally for their Christmas presents. The free parking days allocated to each area are agreed with the individual... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:34 by Joanne Myers

Tags: VWHDC

Public Exhibition for the first phase of Valley Park Development

Public Exhibition for the first phase of Valley Park Development

VALLEY PARK

Residential Site

for

4,254 homes

Taylor Wimpey

have organised a Public Exhibition for

first phase of the development on

Thursday, 22nd November

- open to public from 4pm to 7pm

at

Taylor Wimpey's former GWP sales office

Sir Frank Williams Avenue, Didcot OX11 6AB

If unable to attend, then please visit

www.taylorwimpey.co.uk/valleypark

Your views are important

Posted: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:16 by Joanne Myers

Tags: Valley Park

Free swimming for a month for residents with diabetes

Residents of southern Oxfordshire who have diabetes can sign up for a month's FREE swimming thanks to a special offer from South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse District Councils.

This month's offer is to coincide with World Diabetes Day on 14 November.

Would-be swimmers will need to register for the offer by emailing participation@southandvale.gov.uk or by calling 01235 422219 by 30 November.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:41 by Joanne Myers

Tags: VWHDC

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