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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council

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Abingdon-on-Thames is a vibrant market town with a population of over 33,000. Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council is a parish council under the Local Government Act 1972 and is the successor authority in terms of parish functions to the Abingdon Borough Council. The Town Council is responsible to the residents of Abingdon-on-Thames for a wide range of services. In this section of the Abingdon-on-Thames website we outline these services, as well as information about council meetings, committees, councillors, budget spending and the civic calendar.

The Council's Vision is "to develop an inclusive community so that Abingdon is the place where everyone wants to live and where the wellbeing of residents is prioritised.  In developing this community, the town will be one which is environmentally sustainable, vibrant, resilient and safe." This is core to delivering and developing our services. The Council has adopted four key strategic objectives in order to acheive this Vision:

1 To respond effectively and speedily to the climate emergency.

2 To develop a resilient, sustainable town which will provide a home for residents now and in the future.

3 To manage the Council’s assets efficiently and effectively to meet for the needs of the community now and in the future.

4 To work with community partners to support those who are vulnerable and in need and to create opportunities to increase social inclusivity.

Find our contact details on the contact us page.


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02 Dec 2020
From today, Wednesday 2 December, Oxfordshire is in the... more
02 Dec 2020
As the cold weather closes in with biting frosts and long,... more
01 Dec 2020
The on-call crew at Abingdon are currently recruiting. Do... more
23 Nov 2020
The Abingdon Community Larder is open every Friday at the... more
Lots of people drinking coffee and sitting at cafe tables in the sunshine with market stalls in the background
Abingdon-on-Thames is a market town that still proudly upholds the tradition of the Market Place as a focus of town ... MORE
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Saturday, 5th December10:00am-11:00pm
With many shops affected by the Covid-19 restrictions, this year it is particularly important that p... more
Wednesday, 16 December 2020 - 7:30pm
Get together a team of six and look in advance at information on how to join this general knowledge... more
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