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

PRESS RELEASE The next steps for Vale’s Local Plan

Councillors at the Vale of White Horse will soon have a chance to consider Part 2 of the district's Local Plan and will vote on the adoption of the plan in the autumn.

The council fully adopted Part 1 of the plan in 2016, which contains the main strategic sites for housing and employment development in the district, along with the main policies.

Part 2 of the plan deals with more detailed policies and... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 29 Jun 2019 16:09 by Guy Langton

Tags: News, Planning

Press notice - Garden Village status awarded to two locations in Southern Oxfordshire

The government has announced that both Berinsfield and Dalton Barracks are set to become garden villages.

As garden villages, both sites will have access to extra funding to help plan for new open spaces, high-quality housing, new employment opportunities, transport links and community facilities for its residents and wider community. It will help to unlock the full potential of these communities to... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 29 Jun 2019 15:56 by Guy Langton

Tags: News, Planning

Faringdon Leisure Centre to get a major makeover

Vale of White Horse District Council is investing £177,500 refurbishing Faringdon Leisure Centre starting this month.

The swimming pool changing area, including cubicles, toilets and showers are the first on the list of improvement works to the centre. The sauna and steam room are also set to be fully replaced.

The current poolside changing area will be closed between 17 June and 19 July for the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 18:17 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

Casual Vacancy on East Hanney Parish Council

The vacancy will be filled by election if, within fourteen working days of the date of this notice, any ten local government electors for the said parish submit a written request to the Returning Office, Vale of White Horse District Council, 135 Eastern Avenue, Milton Park, Milton, Abingdon, OX14 4SB.

In computing these fourteen days mentioned above you disregard a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve,... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 09 Jun 2019 12:23 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

Vale of White Horse District Council elects its new leader and chair

Cllr Emily Smith is the new Leader of Vale of White Horse District Council.

Cllr Smith has represented the Botley ward on the council for four years and was previously the opposition group leader. She was elected as the Leader of the Council at the Vale Annual Council meeting on Wednesday 15 May.

The new Chair of Vale of White Horse District Council is Cllr Margaret Crick, who was voted in at the same... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 May 2019 18:09 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

Notice of Co-option to East Hanney Parish Council 12May2019

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BECOME A MEMBER OF EAST HANNEY PARISH COUNCIL?

NOTICE OF ONE VACANCY IN THE OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR

CO-OPTION APPLICATION

Following the recent public election for the membership of East Hanney Parish Council, held on 2ndMay 2019, the Parish Council has one vacant seat.

Applications are now invited for the vacant position that exists in the office of Councillor for East Hanney Parish Council.... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 12 May 2019 11:53 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

Report of man impersonating a council officer to collect waste

South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District Councils are alerting residents after they received a report that a man, wearing a high visibility jacket and a false council ID badge, has been impersonating a council officer to provide a waste collection service.

The councils are urging all residents to be aware that their officers and waste crews would never knock on someone's door and ask to take... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 28 Apr 2019 12:19 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

Press release - Didcot Garden Town continues to move forward and received £218 million investment

The nominated Didcot Garden Town Advisory Board met on 11 March to discuss the proposed operation and structure of the board and the three sounding boards it will be setting up.

The separate sounding boards will consist of a:

  • a parish council board, to include parishes within the garden town area of influence,
  • a business sounding board made up by representatives from local business based in the vicinity... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 31 Mar 2019 13:55 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

VWHDC Press notice - Taxi driver prosecuted for refusing to take a passenger’s guide dog

A taxi driver who refused to take a passenger with a guide dog in Abingdon has been ordered to pay nearly £600 after he was successfully prosecuted by Vale of White Horse District Council.

Tahir Murad, 45, of Cullerne Close in Abingdon, pleaded guilty to breaching equality legislation and was fined £300 and ordered to pay a contribution of £250 towards the prosecution costs and a £30... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 24 Mar 2019 11:18 by Guy Langton

Tags: News

New housing project for vulnerable homeless people launched with Oxfordshire Mind

South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse district councils have funded a new housing project for homeless vulnerable people run by Oxfordshire Mind.

Initially a trial for a 12-month period, the accommodation is available for people who are from southern Oxfordshire and who have a history of rough sleeping and mental health issues such as anxiety and depression. All referrals to the project are made... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:34 by Guy Langton

Tags: News, Planning

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