Save money on energy bills! – Citizens Advice tips As mild December gives way to a colder, frostier new year, Citizens Advice Oxfordshire South and Vale is encouraging people to analyse their home energy spending and take steps to cut down on fuel wastage. The charity has these tips: Check your bills carefully and make […]
Victim Support services available to all
Have you been a victim of crime or abuse? Being a victim or a witness of a crime can be an emotional and difficult time. Victims First provides free emotional and practical support to all victims and witnesses of crime or abuse, as well as family members of victims. It is available across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire […]
artist trail through Watchfield P18/V2788/FUL
P18/V2788/FUL Artistic trail through the village Watchfield Parish Council FULLY SUPPORTS this application. The project has been overseen by the Vale of White Horse District Council’s Arts Officer using S106 developer money sought by the District Council specifically for this purpose. Consultations with the village have been as part of the Community Led Plan […]
Warm Home Discount
Dear All Please see the advice below from the Citizens Advice Bureau – this is different from the winter fuel allowance. Please do pass on to anyone you think may benefit and might not be on email or Nextdoor. Many thanks. Sue People who have difficulty paying their energy bills might be able to take […]
Citizens Advice – Hate Crimes
Citizens Advice offers haven for “hate crime” victims Victims and witnesses of hate crime in south Oxfordshire who are unwilling to talk directly to the police now have a place to go to report incidents. Since July 2018, Citizens Advice Oxfordshire South and Vale has become a “hate crime reporting centre”, providing a safe environment […]
Damage from highway defects
There have been increasing queries about highway defects (potholes etc.) and damage to vehicles. Defects can be reported via http://fixmystreet.oxfordshire.gov.uk and information concerning claims for damage as a result of highways defects can be found here https://www2.oxfordshire.gov.uk/cms/content/compensation-claims-result-highway-defects with the claim form about half way down the page. Please do report any defects you spot.
Highworth Road Closure – 5 weeks
The bridge is currently subject to a 3t weight restriction and a 2m width restriction due to structural damage discovered in 2014. These works will allow us to remove these restrictions and return the bridge’s capacity to full highway loading. The bridge was originally constructed in 2002 and was the first glass fibre reinforced plastic […]
Village Hall Bingo
Friday, October 27th. Doors open 7pm, eyes down 7.30pm. Raffle. Free refreshments at interval. Everyone welcome.