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Arrangements for Fun and Music in the Park - Saturday 3rd June
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Published on: 21 Jun 2017
The following opportunity has already been advertised in the "Oxford Times" and  online in "Contract Finder ". Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council wishes to engage a contractor to undertake building works to Abingdon Guildhall specifically: Removal of small toilet extension to the rear and construction of a new toilet block and Muniment Room;  Alterations to provide powered access doors to the front reception and installation of a platform lift to gain access from the reception area to the main staircase and Old Magistrates Court; Repaving and associated landscaping works to Roysse Court gardens... more
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Music in the Park
Published on: 31 May 2017
This year Music in the Park takes place in the Abbey Grounds from 5pm on Saturday 3rd June 2017. After a busy six weeks, wristbands have now sold out . For those who have their wristbands the music starts at 5pm with a live performance from Flexamuscle. They are followed by  Shakedown Prophets, Bigtopp and the AGC Rock Band.  The evening concludes with a Proms Concert by Abingdon Town Band and  a Grand Firework Display. Note that if you have already ordered online your wristbands are available for collection at the Information Centre from Thursday through to Saturday, 9.30am to 3pm. If you... more
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Published on: 30 May 2017
Following the  terrorist attack on the Manchester Arena on 22nd May 2017 the Council has reviewed the arrangements in place for Fun in the Park and Music in the Park on 3rd June 2017. The Council has taken advice from the Police and its security providers and has worked hard during the last week to review arrangements to help ensure as far as is possible that both these popular events are safe for all those families who come along to enjoy them. A number of changes have been made to arrangements, the main ones being: There will be an enhanced security presence at both events and for everyone’... more
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Published on: 17 May 2017
The following helpful information has been received from the Vale of White Horse District Council and is reproduced below in full.   Know your deadlines - don't miss out Here are all the deadlines you need to be aware of: Registering to vote - midnight on Monday 22 May Applying to vote by post - 5pm on Tuesday 23 May Applying for somebody to vote on your behalf - 5pm on Wednesday 31 May     Postal votes If you're registered to vote by post, you should receive your postal vote pack by 24 May.  If you don't receive it by that date, call us urgently on... more
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Published on: 10 Apr 2017
The Vale of White Horse District Council have sent the following advice on bin collections during Easter: As with every bank holiday, our waste crews will empty your bin on a different day.  For information on your revised collection day visit the Vale of White Horse District Council website  http://www.whitehorsedc.gov.uk/services-and-advice/recycling-rubbish-and-waste/your-recycling-and-waste-collections/bank-holiday-co You can recycle all of your Easter egg boxes, plastic inserts and foil wrapping, too – they all go in your green bin. As spring is coming, it’s a great opportunity to have a... more
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Published on: 22 Feb 2017
The Council is currently advertising for an Administrative Assistant  (based at the Roysse Court offices) and a Works Team Assistant (based at the cemetery but working at all the Council's sites in Abingdon). For further details please visit the Job Opportunities paga by clicking here. Please note that the closing date for these positions is Friday 17th March 2017.
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 03 Feb 2017
The Mayor of Abingdon-on-Thames, Cllr Alice Badcock, is organising a Charity Race Night at Edward Brooks Barracks. This will take place on Friday 24th February at 7pm.  All proceeds to the Mayor's Charities, Little Troopers and Oxfordshire MIND. Tickets are very good value at £2.50 per person, available via the Information Office at Roysse Court (Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 3pm), e-mail enquiries@abingdon.gov.uk or telephone 01235 522642. This is expected to be a very popular evening and tickets are selling fast so if you want to come along you are advised to purchase your ticket as soon as... more
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Published on: 02 Feb 2017
This is your last chance to have your say on the proposed Public Spaces Protection Order for Abingdon. Under new legislation Police in Abingdon could get new powers to fine people who cause vehicle related noise nuisance.  This follows concern over incidents in the town’s car parks where the revving of engines, loud bass stereos and screeching tyres have created a disturbance for people living nearby, and caused some residents to feel intimidated.  To help tackle the problem, Vale of White Horse District Council is proposing a new Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO).  This would allow... more
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 26 Jan 2017
Following the recent tender exercise in relation to the proposed improvements in relation to the Abbey Hall, the Town Council, at its meeting of 25th January 2017, has reviewed the project. The Council has, with regret, concluded that the project and the necessary works which are required to bring the Abbey Hall up to acceptable modern standards, is unaffordable in the context of the Council’s overall financial commitments and the fact that many of the services which would have been delivered from the Abbey Hall are provided by other organisations and businesses. Consequently, the capital... more
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Published on: 18 Jan 2017
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 3rd June, following on from  the popular daytime event, Fun in the Park.  The event includes performances by local bands and the organising committee has already received a number of expressions of interest... more
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