Sue Nodder

Watchfield Village Fete – postponed

The fete, which was due to be held on June 6th, has been postponed. The event date is currently due to coincide with the peak of the Coronavirus epidemic. Hopefully we can reschedule later in the year. If you have booked and paid for a stall and have not yet received a refund, please contact […]

A420 surfacing work Saturday 18th April

The scheduled road closure on the A420 between the Watchfield roundabout and Faringdon is for the installation of the surface treatment ‘Surface Dressing’ as conducted in Great Coxwell in 2019 and Fernham Road in 2018 which is utilised to prolong to service life and structural integrity of the existing carriageway without the need for more […]

A420 resurfacing – 18th April

Resurfacing of A420 on a section between Watchfield and Farringdon. From the map it looks like the local diversion through Uffington will work. The anticipated working date is currently Saturday 18th April with a single days duration. The  current expectation will be to install the road closure from 0600 and hopefully complete by 1200/1300 unless […]

AGE UK – Coronavirus support

Age UK Oxfordshire are providing advice & information for anyone worried about Corona Virus on their website here https://www.ageuk.org.uk/oxfordshire/about-us/news/coronavirus/ and have set up a new, free telephone support service including a friendly, regular weekly call to see how people are and offer advice if needed. The number is 01865 411 288 -leave a message & […]

Information for residents, businesses and workers

COVID-19 scams Thames Valley Police is urging people to be vigilant against criminals attempting to use the publicity around COVID-19 as a chance to target them with fraudulent emails, phone calls, text messages or door to door services. To stay safe residents should follow advice on Covid-19 related scams. Residents can also receive regular updates […]

Shielding the vulnerable – don’t know where to turn?

Shielding our most vulnerable Our most vulnerable residents across Oxfordshire will have recently received correspondence from the NHS, identifying them as HIGH RISK and advising them to strictly self-isolate for 12 weeks. We know this long term restriction may cause additional concerns for those without any nearby support and we want to make sure any […]

Information about some kerbside collections, car parking charges and for businesses

Kerbside waste collection of some items Vale of White Horse District Council has suspended their kerbside service collecting small electrical items, batteries and textiles for recycling. This is because the recycling centres for these items are unable to accept them for processing as staff shortages due to illness and social distancing has meant work at […]