Please see below we have received from The Vale of White Horse District Council -
Householders are being reminded by Vale of White Horse District Council of changes to their bin collections during the week following Bank Holiday Monday.
There will be no bin collections on Bank Holiday Monday 27 August. Everyone’s bins will then be collected one day later than usual.
This includes households who normally have their bins emptied on a Friday – crews will be working on Saturday 1 September to catch up.
The Council has been experiencing IT problems and in particular the receipt of e-mails. No e-mails were received by Abingdon.gov.uk addresses on Tuesday 7th August or this morning until 12 noon(Wednesday 8th August) and there was further problem until 3pm. The matter has now been resolved.
If you have sent any e-mails from 22:00 hrs Monday 6th until 3pm Wednesday 8th you are advised to resend any e-mails which you originally sent during this period to ensure that they are now received.
Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council has published its Notice of Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Governance & Accountability Return for the year ended 31st March 2018. The public inspection period for the accounts begins Monday 1st July and ends Friday 3rd August 2018. The Annual Return and supporting financial statements are available for inspection at the Roysse Court Offices.
Join the Mousehole Cafe next week as they celebrate National Cream Tea Day!
Its National Cream Tea day on Friday 29th June and the cafe are celebrating from Tuesday 26th June until Saturday 30th June so that everyone can enjoy an added treat!
Make sure you check out the menu and pop along if you can.
Unfortunately not many residents registered to attend the Community Led plan meeting this Monday, 18th June. Consequently with regret the decision has been taken to cancel the meeting. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
Reminder about the next Community Led Plan Meeting
Following the Community Survey which took place in the autumn, the results have now been collated and analysed.
Residents are now invited to help progress the work at a series of meetings which will focus on the issues which have been highlighted by the survey as priorities. To each of the meetings we are inviting representatives of the various organisations who have responsibilities in relation to the matters under consideration.
The next meeting is:
Wristands for Saturday evening's Music in the Park event are now sold out, so there will be none available on the gate.
However if you have pre-ordered wristbands but have yet to collect them, these are available at the Town Council control tent during Fun in the Park (open until 3.30pm) or at the Abbey Car Park gate when the gates open for Music in the Park . Gates will open between 4.30 and 5pm. You should bring with you your online order number.
There are reports of flash flooding as a result of storms this evening. For the latest advice from the Environment Agency click here.
For help during a flood please click here for advice.
Both Fun and Music in the Park take place in the Abbey Grounds and for everyone’s safety Abbey Close will be closed to traffic all day. The Abbey Close car park (immediately adjacent to the Abbey Grounds) will also be closed.
Fun in the Park
This event starts at 10.30am and ends at 3pm.
Wild west Bouncy Castle
Arts and Crafts
Music and Dance
A variety of local community stalls
Food and drink refreshments
Music in the Park
There are just a few wristbands remaining for this Saturday's "Music in the Park." The event takes place in the Abbey Grounds - gates open 5pm and the event ends with the traditional firework display at 10pm.
Thursday, 31st May 2018 (10am-12.30pm, and 1-3pm)
Admission: Entry by donation
Location: Museum Session Gallery (up 37 steps)
Robert Strange will be at the museum from 10.30 to 3pm.
Please see below a reminder from the Vale of White Horse District Council regarding Spring Bank Holiday bin collection changes -
Vale of White Horse District Council is reminding householders of the usual changes to their waste collections during the week following Spring Bank Holiday Monday.
There will be no waste collections on Bank Holiday Monday 28 May. Everyone’s bins will then be emptied one day later than usual for the rest of that week.