July 2011 archive

Jul 28

Village Newsletter August / September 2011

Ducklington Parish Council publishes issue 161 of the the Ducklington Village Newsletter. The newsletter is delivered to all households in the parish by a small team of volunteers. If you have any comments or items that you would like included in the next edition of the Ducklington Village Newsletter please do not hesitate to get… Continue Reading Village Newsletter August / September 2011

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/07/village-newsletter-august-september-2011/

Jul 27

Result of Parish Council Election

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The Returning Officer has notified us that Mr Scott Newcome has withdrawn his candidacy before the deadline and therefore only one candidate stands nominated for the election. The result of the uncontested Parish Council Election is as follows: Ducklington Parish Council The election scheduled for Thursday 18th August 2011 was uncontested and the candidate below has been… Continue Reading Result of Parish Council Election

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/07/result-of-parish-council-election/

Jul 27

Rural access to broadband and mobile phone coverage, especially high speed coverage

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Many rural parts of Oxfordshire have poor access to broadband (and especially superfast broadband) and/or mobile phone networks due to lack of infrastructure. Left to its own devices the private sector is likely to continue to be slow to roll out current and next generation broadband to rural areas. Some places may never get connected.… Continue Reading Rural access to broadband and mobile phone coverage, especially high speed coverage

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/07/rural-access-to-broadband-and-mobile-phone-coverage-especially-high-speed-coverage/

Jul 26

Candidates for Parish Council Election

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Notices have now been posted around the village in the Parish Council noticeboards giving details of the candidates for the coming local elections; These are as follows: Ducklington Parish Council The election is scheduled for Thursday 18th August 2011. There is one (1) vacancy on the Parish Council NAME OF CANDIDATE HOME ADDRESS DESCRIPTION (IF ANY)… Continue Reading Candidates for Parish Council Election

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/07/candidates-for-parish-council-election/

Jul 26

Digital TV Switchover Advice Points

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Oxfordshire will begin switching to digital-only TV on 14 September 2011. The two-stage process will complete two weeks later on 28 September. This means the existing analogue TV signal will be switched off and replaced with a new, stronger digital TV signal. Switchover is happening so that Freeview services (digital TV through an aerial) can… Continue Reading Digital TV Switchover Advice Points

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/07/digital-tv-switchover-advice-points/

Jul 20

West Oxfordshire leisure centres start countdown to Olympics

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West Oxfordshire District Council’s leisure centres will be holding open days next weekend (July 23-24) to help mark the one-year countdown to the 2012 Olympics. Different activities, including some inspired by the Olympic and Paralympic Games, will be on offer at the leisure centres in Carterton, Chipping Norton and The Windrush, Witney. Activities will be… Continue Reading West Oxfordshire leisure centres start countdown to Olympics

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/07/west-oxfordshire-leisure-centres-start-countdown-to-olympics/

Jul 19

Voices of Macmillan Call for Singers

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Voices of Macmillan Centenary Gala Concert & Faure’s Requiem New Theatre, Oxford Sunday 30th October 2011 Join Macmillan Cancer Support to celebrate its centenary year and help raise vital funds for people living with cancer, with a gala evening of classical music hosted byBrian Kay and featuring performances from Dame Felicity Lott, Richard Wiegold,Commotio and 2011 Cardiff Singer of the Year finalist Anna… Continue Reading Voices of Macmillan Call for Singers

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/07/voices-of-macmillan-call-for-singers/

Jul 18

Burglary appeal – Ducklington

Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglary in Church Street, Ducklington on Friday 15 July. Thieves entered through an unlocked conservatory door and after searching downstairs they stole a laptop, cash and camera. If you have any information on this burglary please telephone Witney CID on 0845 8 505 505. Residents are reminded to… Continue Reading Burglary appeal – Ducklington

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/07/burglary-appeal-ducklington/

Jul 18

We are looking for a new Parish Councillor – could it be you?

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We are looking for a new Parish Councillor—could it be you? LOCAL ISSUES NEED LOCAL PEOPLE TO SPEAK UP FOR THEM YOU could help keep Ducklington a vibrant, happy place to live by becoming a Parish Councillor. YOU need to be able to give up one evening a month to attend Parish Council meetings, and… Continue Reading We are looking for a new Parish Councillor – could it be you?

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/07/we-are-looking-for-a-new-parish-councillor-could-it-be-you/

Jul 14

Submit your event for the Duckington Diary

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You can now submit your event directly to the Ducklington Diary section of the Parish Council website. The Parish Council is happy to list any non-profit service, organisation or club event. Please fill in as much information on the form as possible and once we have reviewed your submission we will include it in the… Continue Reading Submit your event for the Duckington Diary

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/07/submit-your-event-for-the-duckington-diary/

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