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Planning Application – Oxford Road

4th August 2022

Update – 4 August 2022 The Town Council is aware that many residents are concerned with the recent planning application (P22/S2418/FUL) at land off Oxford Road for 77 houses. Matters raised have included flood risk, publicly accessible open space and play areas. As is usual for this type of application, river and surface water flood […]

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Town Council supports 20mph for Thame

4th August 2022

Update – 4 August 2022 Following Thame Town Council’s submission to Oxfordshire County Council for Thame and Moreton to be considered for the 20mph initiative as approved at Full Council, Oxfordshire County Council have confirmed Thame and Moreton are scheduled in phase 2 (20mph restrictions delivery programme). This will be completed in 2023/24 with an exact […]

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Your photos wanted for Thame’s 2023 calendar

4th August 2022

Calling all budding photographers! Thame Town Council are looking to produce a calendar for 2023 using photos taken by you! There are no specific rules for what style of photos we would like to include, but the following are some key guidance points: Be about local nature, favourite spaces/places, buildings and/or places of interest in […]

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Worthy winners celebrated at Town Awards ceremony

19th July 2022

On Thursday 14th July, on a sunny summer’s evening at Thame Barns Centre, seven Town Awards were presented to community-minded individuals, groups, and businesses. The awards ceremony was hosted by The Mayor of Thame, Councillor Paul Cowell, who welcomed this year’s winners and their guests, people who had nominated the winners, members of the Town […]

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Have your say on changes to Thame’s electoral and parish boundaries

12th July 2022

14 July 2022 South Oxfordshire District Council are responsible for reviewing parish arrangements and implementing any appropriate changes to benefit the decision making and community management in the local area. As a result of this the boundary between the Town Council wards of Thame North and Thame South could soon be revised to help ensure […]

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New face at the Town Hall

7th July 2022

Thame Town Council was pleased to welcome Ben Bennett, who joined the team on Monday, as Communications & Events Officer. It’s been a busy week, as this week the Town Council has also welcomed Alex and Finn, two Year 10 work experience students from Lord Williams’s School, who have been working on a wide range […]

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Please be a responsible dog owner

30th June 2022

The Town Council continues to receive reports of out-of-control dogs off leads, children and adults being frightened and unable to enjoy Thame’s parks and public open spaces. In particular there has been recent reports of dogs off leads running ahead of their owners from Cuttle Brook nature reserve into Southern Road Recreation Ground. On Thursday […]

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Notice of Public Rights 2021-22

23rd June 2022

Thame Town Council has published its Notice of Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Governance & Accountability Return – Accounts for the year ended 31 March 2022. The notice can be viewed on the Town Council website, and Montesson Square Noticeboard. The public inspection period for the accounts is from Thursday 23 June until […]

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Local organisations receive Town Council grant funding

16th June 2022

The Town Council recently reviewed the 2022-23 grant applications and agreed to award over £11,700 in grant funding to community groups and not-for-profit organisations in Thame. This grant funding will support projects which will benefit the community of Thame, such as a Sealed Knot Mini Muster event, a new repair café, the build of Thame […]

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