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Published on: 04 Feb 2019
Please see below an update from Vale of White Horse District Council regarding Waste Collections: Your recycling and waste collections Update waste collections week commencing 4 February 2019 The snow last Friday (1 February) caused unsafe driving conditions for our waste trucks so we decided to cancel our waste collections  on that day. We will begin catching up on Monday 4 February. Unfortunately this will have a knock-on effect on collections for the rest of the week.  Our advice is that if your bins aren't emptied on your scheduled collection day, please leave them out for three days... more
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 01 Feb 2019
Severe weather can affect you in several ways, such as flooding, snow or a loss of utilities. Please see below some information provided by The Vale of White Horse District Council regarding this: Flooding   Click here for advice if you are flooding Visit the Oxfordshire Flood Took Kit for information about preparing for a flood Loss of utilities Electricity Check to make sure the issue isn’t just affecting your property. If your area experiences a power cut use a smart phone to check ssepd.co.uk/Powertrack to see if the problem has been reported.  You can also call SSE on 105.  Gas If your... more
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Town Administration
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 01 Feb 2019
Please see message from The Vale of White Horse District Council regarding Bin collection: Bin collections affected by adverse weather Released on February 1, 2019  Update 1 February 2019 - waste collections The overnight snow has caused unsafe driving conditions for our waste trucks so we have decided to cancel our waste collections today. This is for the safety of other road users, pedestrians and our waste crews. If your bins were due to be emptied today, please leave them out - we will begin catching up on Monday, weather permitting. This may have a knock-on effect on Monday's scheduled... more
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 25 Jan 2019
MAYOR ANNOUNCES CLUBS’ AND SOCIETIES’ DAY FOR 2019 The Mayor of Abingdon-on-Thames, Cllr Margaret Crick, has announced that Abingdon’s Clubs’ & Societies’ Day will take place in the Guildhall on Saturday 16th March 2019.  Cllr Crick stated that “I’m absolutely delighted as Mayor to be hosting the Clubs’ & Societies’ Day.  Clubs’ & Societies’ Day showcases the wonderful range of activities that are available for local residents of all ages in the town.  It is an open day when everyone has the opportunity to come along and find out more about what is on offer and hopefully get... more
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Town Administration
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 25 Jan 2019
GUILDHALL REOPENS AFTER REFURBISHMENT OPEN WEEKEND 16th-17th FEBRUARY The Guildhall buildings are now open for hire after extensive refurbishment. The team which runs the Abbey Cinema in the 1960s extension to the Guildhall and the Unicorn in the Abbey Buildings, is now managing the Guildhall facility on behalf of the Town Council. Ian Wiper said, “We are delighted to be managing the Guildhall which seemed to make sense given our hospitality experience and the fact that we already have a whole team in situ running the cinema 7 days a week, from 9am until late” A new website www.guildhall.ac... more
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Town Administration
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 18 Jan 2019
The Mouse hole café, located in the basement of Abingdon Town Hall, is turning 60 this weekend! The café is open 10AM- 4PM Saturday 19th January and to celebrate its birthday all hot drinks will be only 60p!! So come along and join the celebrations.
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 17 Jan 2019
Every third Saturday of the month starting in February 2019. Why not come and listen to local expert talk about interesting topics at the museum! Every third Saturday of the month, three talks will take place at 11am, 1pm and 3pm. Each will last 30 minutes and be about a different subject or object in the museum collection. Please check the museum events programme for themes and time for each talk day. These are FREE talks and no booking is required.
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Arts & Culture, Heritage, Sports & Leisure
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Abingdon County Hall Museum
Published on: 15 Jan 2019
The Mayor of Abingdon-on-Thames, Cllr Margaret Crick, is hosting this year’s Charity Dinner on Friday 1st March 2019. The event is being held to raise money for her two Chosen Charities: Be Free Young Carers and Abingdon Carousal. The tickets are £45 pp and will include a 3 course-meal and entertainment for the evening. Details below for the event - Date: Friday 1st March 2019 Time: 7:00PM - 11:30 PM Venue: Coseners House, 15-16 Abbey Cl, Abingdon, OX14 3JD Ticket Price: £45                       Tickets available from The Abingdon Town Council Offices in Roysse Court, Bridge Street, OX14 3HU... more
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Town Administration
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 03 Jan 2019
Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council are once again organising the popular “Music in the Park” event.  Music in the Park has taken place in the Abbey Grounds every year since its inception as part of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations in 2012, attracting large crowds with 3,500 wristbands being made available in the spring. This year Music in the Park takes place in the evening of Saturday 1st June, following on from the popular daytime event, Fun in the Park. The event includes performances predominantly by local bands and the organising committee has already received a number of... more
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Outdoors
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 02 Jan 2019
Recycle Your Christmas Tree! This is a reminder that as usual, now that the Christmas festivities are concluded, you can bring your Christmas tree to the Market Place to be recycled into woodchip. This annual event takes place on the Saturday after Twelfth Night and this year is scheduled for Saturday 5th January from 9am to 3pm. This service is provided by the Town Council. The woodchip produced will help to line our woodland pathways and provide compost for allotments and flowerbeds. Take advantage of this convenient and environmentally-friendly way to say goodbye to your... more
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Outdoors
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council

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