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

Dews Meadow development proposal to be heard by the Planning Committee

Planning Committee Notification

CONTACT OFFICER : Nandini Srirathan

planning@whitehorsedc.gov.uk

Tel : 01235 422600

Location: Land North of Summertown East Hanney
Proposal: Approval of details for construction of 45 dwellings (Use Class C3) and associated parking, infrastructure and landscaping, and provision of public open space (as revised 11 May 2018, 15 June 2018 and 23 July 2018). Application reference:... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:43 by Guy Langton

Tags: Planning, News

New bench seats

New bench seats

The new seats for the trees opposite La Fontana have been installed.

The blacksmith, Julie Grose needs to do a few adjustments which she will do Monday ready for the official opening on Monday evening.

The seats are however safe to use immediately.

Posted: Sun, 29 Jul 2018 08:55 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

Abingdon's Abbey Gardens is awarded Green Flag for tenth year in a row

Abbey Gardens in Abingdon has been recognised by the prestigious Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the great green spaces and parks in the country… for the tenth year running.

The area, which is also a scheduled ancient monument, is maintained by Vale of White Horse District Council. It received its first Green Flag Award in 2009 following a five-year restoration project to transform the site... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 29 Jul 2018 08:45 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

Change of date for August 2018 meeting

East Hanney Parish Council, due to unforeseen circumstances, will be holding its August 2018 meeting on the 8th rather than the 1st August.The Council apologises for this. Please make a note if you planned to come along.

Posted: Sun, 22 Jul 2018 11:57 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

New signage by River Thames set to help boost tourism in Abingdon

New eye-catching noticeboards have been installed by the River Thames in Abingdon to help boost tourism in the town.

Installed by Vale of White Horse District Council, the attractive boards feature a comprehensive street map to show visitors where to find the local shops, pubs and restaurants and the best local attractions such as Abbey Meadows to ensure the town benefits from the spending power they... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 11:17 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

Fire-damaged council headquarters to be demolished

Fire-damaged council headquarters to be demolished

The former headquarters of South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District Councils are set to be demolished after the building at Benson Lane, Crowmarsh Gifford, was severely damaged in an arson attack in 2015.

A specialist demolition contractor has been appointed and will be on site from next Monday (16 July) carrying out preparatory works ahead... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Jul 2018 08:34 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

OCC Highway maintenance factsheet – Summer 2018

The Summer 2018 Oxfordshire County Council Highways Maintenance Factsheet.

Posted: Sun, 08 Jul 2018 12:34 by Guy Langton

Tags: 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... Read More »

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

Tags: News

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... Read More »

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

Tags: News

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

Subscribe to RSS Feed Help for RSS Feeds