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Recent news

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Temporary Road Closure at Wootton,Boars Hill, Fox Lane

In the interests of public safety it will be necessary for Oxfordshire County Council to close a short section of Fox Lane to facilitate drainage repair and carriageway patching works A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is being made to implement the temporary closure and will operate from 4 November 2019.  The estimated completion of …

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Temporary Road Closure at Bagley Wood Road, Kennington

A request has been received from Thames Water Utilities Ltd for a temporary road closure to apply to a section of Bagley Wood Road, Kennington whilst water connection works are carried out. A temporary Notice is being made to implement the temporary closures and will operate from the 4 November 2019 to and including the …

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Road Closed Sign

Temporary Road Closure at Folly Bridge, Abingdon Road, Oxford

In the interests of public safety it will be necessary for Oxfordshire County Council to close the road as detailed above in order to facilitate removal of traffic management for stonework repairs and reinstate road markings. A temporary Notice is being made to implement the temporary closure and will operate from 4 October 2019 (20:00).  …

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Residents must confirm their details!

This August every home in South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse will receive a yellow letter (a ‘Household Enquiry Form’) requiring residents to confirm everyone over the age of 16 who lives in their property. When the arrives, simply visit householdresponse.com/southandvale to confirm that your details are correct or, if not, provide the …

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Free PopUp Business School is coming to Shrivenham

This autumn, the South and Vale Business Support Team will bring the free five-day PopUp Business School to Shrivenham for people looking to start and/or expand their own business without using any money. Each day from 7-11 October, the PopUp Business School will be held at the Viscountess Barrington’s Memorial Hall, from 10am to 3pm, …

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Parish News – July 2019

New Parish Councillors The parish council would like to welcome its three new members, who were co-opted at the meeting on 13th June. The new councillors are Bill Russell, Scott Powles and Alison New, and it is hoped that they will enjoy their time on the parish council. Many thanks to all the candidates who …

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Parish News – June 2019

The Annual Parish Council meeting took place in May, and Colin Charlett and Alan Cobb will continue their positions as Chairman and Vice-Chairman, respectively. The council thanks the councillors who have stepped down for their time and commitment they have given over the years they have been members. Parish Council Vacancies Due to insufficient nominations …

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