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East Hanney Parish Council

Serving the people of East Hanney

Clerk: Guy Langton
12 Brookside, East Hanney
Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 OJL

Tel: 01235 867403

Latest News

Abingdon’s popular Abbey Meadow outdoor pool will re-open on Saturday 16 June after its £1.3million refurbishment.

Abingdon’s popular Abbey Meadow outdoor pool will re-open on Saturday 16 June after its £1.3million refurbishment.

Vale of White Horse District Council has invested in the rebuilding work which included joining two pool tanks to create a single large one. The new pool features a beach-style gently sloping walk-in area that provides easy access for young children and for visitors with disabilities. There is also a deep water area for more experienced swimmers.

The changing areas have also been fully refurbished to make.. Read More »

Posted: Sun, 13 May 2018 11:34 by Guy Langton

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Unlicensed scrap metal dealer fined

Vale of White Horse District Council has successfully prosecuted a Birmingham man for illegal scrap metal dealing in Abingdon.

Ionel Petcu, (pictured), of Kirby Road, Winson Green, Birmingham, was found guilty on Tuesday (1/5) at Oxford Magistrates' Court of two charges related to dealing in scrap metal without a licence.

He did not appear at court. He was fined £500 for each offence and ordered to pay a.. Read More »

Posted: Sat, 05 May 2018 09:04 by Guy Langton

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Council continues with strong housing land supply

Vale of White Horse District Council is continuing to deliver on house-building as latest figures show it is once again exceeding a five-year housing land supply.


Under government planning rules set out in the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF), all local planning authorities should have an up-to-date deliverable five-year housing land supply.

The council's Housing Land Supply Statement for 2017-18.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 May 2018 10:58 by Guy Langton

Tags: News, Planning

Community Led Housing Conference - Wednesday 13 June 2018

Community Led Housing Conference - Wednesday 13 June 2018

You are invited to join us at our Community-Led Housing Conference atChesterton Community Centre, OX26 1BJ.

This event will explore the transformational potential of Community-Led Housing and the practicalities of achieving a successful project - from finance and governance to community engagement.

For more information please see the attached poster - if you are interested in coming to this FREE event, please register.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 May 2018 10:33 by Guy Langton

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Food waste trucks go on a special visit to schools

Food waste trucks go on a special visit to schools

Munching Molly and Trashosaurus, the food waste trucks go on a special visit to schools

Food waste trucks called Munching Molly and Trashosaurus made special stops to two primary schools to visit pupils who came up with their names.

Children at John Blandy School in Southmoor and Manor School in Didcot were delighted to see the trucks with their suggested names printed on the side and front.

The.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 May 2018 10:21 by Guy Langton

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Temporary closure of level crossings

Temporary closure of level crossings

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order – S14 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

Temporary Footpath and Bridleway Closures – at Grove, Footpaths 253/3, 345/6 and Bridleways 285/1, 235/7.

A request has been received from Network Rail for temporary footpath and bridleway closures to apply at 4 level crossings, whilst essential electrification testing works are carried out.

A Temporary Traffic.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:18 by Guy Langton

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Skip provision 2018-19

Skips in East Hanney

For the coming year, East Hanney Parish Council proposes to provide skips for use by villagers to dispose of general domestic waste on the following dates at the following locations:

At the Hanney War Memorial Hall (overflow car park):

10th April 2018

14th August 2018

11th December 2018

At Snuggs Lane:

12th June 2018

9th October 2018

12th February 2019.

Posted: Sun, 01 Apr 2018 10:43 by Guy Langton

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Grove and Wantage Extravaganza

Grove and Wantage Extravaganza

The Grove and Wantage Extravaganza 2018 to be held in Grove on Saturday 16 June 2018 – entry is free to all.

A DAY OF ENTERTAINMENT AND COMMUNITY FUN FOR ALL THE FAMILY

Attractions to include:

National Tug of War Championships (Teams drawn from all parts of England).

Clog Dancing; Duck and Dog Show; Dog Show; Dog Agility Demonstrations;

Morris Dancing; Fairground; School Choirs; Wantage Male Voice Choir;.. Read More »

Posted: Sun, 18 Mar 2018 10:40 by Guy Langton

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Quiz Night

An exciting quiz night is taking place on Saturday 24 March in East Hanney to raise funds for charity, hosted by Cllr. Reg Waite.

The quiz is taking place at the War Memorial Hall in the village and is open to teams of up to six people. Any couples or individuals who don't have a full team come along and join up with others on the night.

To enter, tickets cost £10 per person with a buffet included. A.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Mar 2018 06:52 by Guy Langton

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Meet Munching Molly and pals - the new food waste trucks

Vale of White Horse and South Oxfordshire District Councils set a challenge to primary school children in both districts to come up with a list of new names for the new food waste recycling trucks.Residents then voted for their favourites.After nearly four weeks and thousands of votes, the most popular name in Vale of White Horse was Munching Molly. The name was put forward by two pupils at John Blandy Primary School in Southmoor, near Abingdon.There are a total of 12 new food.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Feb 2018 16:04 by Guy Langton

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