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Community Resilience

Winter approaches again, and it’s important to prepare for the short days, dark nights and cold temperatures. Look after your personal resilience and well-being by making sure that you have prepared well in advance. Here are some tips to help you get ready for winter, and they’re all free… Message in a Bottle is a …

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Temporary Emergency Road Closure at Kennington, Bagley Wood Road

Oxfordshire County Council has been informed of a temporary emergency road closure on Bagley Wood Road whilst service pipe repair works are carried out for public safety reasons.   A temporary Emergency Notice is being made to implement the temporary closure and will operate from 25 November 2019 The anticipated completion date is 29 November 2019. …

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Temporary Road Closure at Kennington, 105 Poplar Grove, OX1 5QR

A request has been received from ‘KCD/Thames Water’ for a temporary road closure to apply to a section of ‘Poplar Grove’ whilst ‘new service water connection works’ are carried out. A temporary Notice is being made to implement the temporary closures and will operate from the 08/11/2019 (at 00:00hrs)  to and including the 12/11/2019 (23:59hrs). …

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Anti-Idling Campaign

Kennington Parish Council is supporting Vale of White Horse District Council’s anti-idling campaign. Visit their website for more information: http://www.whitehorsedc.gov.uk/services-and-advice/environment-and-neighbourhood-issues/air-quality/turn-it-our-anti-idling-campaig Businesses in Kennington have been sent a copy of this poster, which the council hopes they will display in their window.

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Footsteps Programme

Oxfordshire County Council Road Safety Team are trying to reach as many parents and carers in Oxfordshire as possible to encourage them to use the Footsteps programme. This programme shows parents and carers how to support their children in learning how to make safer decisions when they are crossing roads. With support from parents and …

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Temporary Prohibition of Left Turn at A423 Southern Bypass Road (westbound section of the dual carriageway), Kennington

In the interests of public safety it will be necessary for Oxfordshire County Council to close a short section of the left turn at A423 Southern Bypass Road (westbound section of the dual carriageway) to facilitate construction of new cycle facilities on the Kennington Road spur leading off the A423 Southern Bypass Road works. A …

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Rural Gigabit Voucher Scheme to increase delivery of FTTP to residents & businesses

Full Fibre Broadband for Rural Communities Rural Gigabit Voucher Scheme Higher value vouchers now available: There is a new, higher value full fibre broadband voucher scheme available to residents and business in rural areas.  This is known as the Rural Gigabit Voucher Scheme and offers voucher values of £3,500 for SME’s and £1,500 for residential …

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A34 Botley Flyover – Bridge Refurbishment

Information from Highways England: We will be carrying out concrete repairs, replacing the waterproofing material and joints on the bridge which carries the A34 over B4044 Botley Road, to ensure the future integrity of the structure and the safety of road users. As the concrete below the road surfacing material is breaking up leading to …

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Notification of Road Closures: A34 Oxfordshire Road Marking and Road Stud Replacement

Information from Highways England: We will be carrying out work to refresh the road markings and install LED road studs at the West Ilsley junction, Chilton junction, Milton Interchange, Hinksey Hill junction and the Botley Interchange, to improve safety to road users. For the safety of our workforce and customers, we will be closing the …

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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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Temporary Road Closure at Folly Bridge, Abingdon Road, Oxford

Road Closed Sign

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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