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Midsomer Plaques – Appeal Dismissed

25th February 2020

The Town Council is disappointed to hear that the Planning Inspectorate has dismissed an Appeal, submitted in early January, for the production and installation of commemorative plaques denoting the use of six listed buildings in Thame as filming locations for the Midsomer Murders TV series. The six buildings featured are Thame Museum, the Spread Eagle […]

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Appointment of Community Project Officer

25th February 2020

THAME TOWN COUNCIL Appointment of Community Project Officer Salary range £22,021 – £24,313 (SCP 13-18) Plus Local Government Pension Scheme Thame Town Council is seeking a fast thinking enthusiastic individual to play a key role in delivering the Town Council’s community projects. This is an exciting and full time community role that requires a confident […]

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Weather Warning – Storm Dennis

14th February 2020

We are due some wet and windy weather again this weekend.  The Town Council offices and Thame Information Centre are close at weekends, normal opening hours are Monday to Wednesday 9am-5pm, Thursday 10am-5pm and Friday 9am-4.30pm. In the event of bad weather, please visit Oxfordshire County Council’s website at www.oxfordshire.gov.uk for the latest updates and […]

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Severe Weather Warning – Storm Ciara

8th February 2020

Strong winds expected on Sunday 9 February 2020 The Town Council offices and Thame Information Centre are close at weekends, normal opening hours are Monday to Wednesday 9am-5pm, Thursday 10am-5pm and Friday 9am-4.30pm. In the event of bad weather, please visit Oxfordshire County Council’s website at www.oxfordshire.gov.uk for the latest updates on gritting routes and […]

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Flag Flying

6th February 2020

The Town Council’s Flag Flying Policy is in accordance with Government guide lines as  designated by the Department for Culture, Media and Sports for flying the union flag on Government buildings in 2020. Date posted: 6 February 2020

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Mayor’s Quiz Night 2020

23rd January 2020

We are delighted to announce that this year’s quiz on Thursday 5 March is being generously sponsored by The Black Horse. This popular annual event is always a sell-out and booking is essential, so don’t delay by contacting rosie.collins@thametowncouncil.gov.uk or calling 01844 260495 to register your details. The quiz night will be hosted by quizmasters […]

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Advertising Board on Howland Road

19th December 2019

Thame Town Council have been made aware of a large sign which appeared over the weekend of 30th November on land opposite the residential area at Pickenfield, Thame.  The sign is likely to have required planning permission but we are aware that the matter has already been referred to South Oxfordshire’s Planning Enforcement Team, who […]

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Christmas closure and bin collections

16th December 2019

Christmas closure and Emergency Numbers – 2019 The Town Council offices and Thame Information Centre will be closed from 1pm on Tuesday 24 December 2019 to 10am on Thursday 2 January 2020. During this time, please use the contact numbers below in the case of an emergency: Emergency Services 999 (or 101 for non-emergency police […]

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Thame’s new Christmas Lights are switched-on!

12th December 2019

Thame’s brand new Christmas lights were switched-on on Friday 6 December 2019. Santa came to visit his Grotto (with gifts for those who’ve been good!) – he even brought two of his Reindeer, which visitors could feed and pet. A miniature steam train offered rides throughout the evening too. The Mayor, Cllr Ann Midwinter and […]

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