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October Fair cancelled

30th September 2020

At the Town Council meeting on Tuesday 22 September 2020 Councillors reluctantly voted to cancel this year’s October Charter Fair. The health and well-being of Thame’s residents is paramount and Councillors felt that the event would not be compatible with the increased pandemic alert level and social distancing requirements. Despite the significant efforts of the […]

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Town Council update

25th September 2020

We regret to announce that Jayne Cole is to leave the post of Town Clerk on the 6th October 2020. The Council will announce interim arrangements in due course. Date posted: Friday 25 September 2020

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Thame Town Council objects to ‘Health Hub’ planning application

25th September 2020

On Tuesday 22 September 2020, Thame Town Council considered planning application P20/S2593/O – Land east of Tythrop Way and south of Kingsey Road at a virtual council meeting. The application sought outline permission for a Health Centre, Care Home, Assisted Living Units and a Day Nursery. Whilst the scheme presented some benefits and positives for the town, […]

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Town Hall reopening

11th September 2020

We have been working hard to make sure the Town Hall is a Covid-19 safe place for both staff and customers. The Information Centre has been refurbished with a glass screen and security door and there is clear signage around the building together with plenty of hand sanitising stations. Whilst the Town Hall has been […]

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Thame Community Larder Update

7th September 2020

After the emergency arrangements for the Community Larder during the spring and summer, a new model of operation launched at Christchurch on Thursday 3 September 2020. Full risk assessments have been completed and special hygiene and social distancing measures put in place to ensure that it is as safe as possible.  What is a community […]

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Access to Thame Cricket Ground

27th August 2020

Thame Town Cricket Club is located on land leased from the Town Council next to St Mary’s Church in Thame in a conservation area. It comprises of the cricket ground, clubhouse, service yard, nets and car park. Thame Town Cricket Club is enclosed by a fence along the Aylesbury Road, St Mary’s Church burial ground […]

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Affordable homes for Thame people

27th August 2020

Thame Community Land Trust (Thame CLT) will be holding a public exhibition of the Trust’s plans for 31 new homes for purchase and rent.  The public exhibition will be held in the Upper Chamber at Thame Town Hall on Friday 4 September (2.00pm to 7.00pm) and Saturday 5 September (10.00am to 2.00pm). You are invited […]

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Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of VJ Day

21st August 2020

On Saturday 15 August at 10.30 am Thame Town Council streamed a live memorial service from the War Memorial Gardens to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of VJ Day (Victory in Japan Day). This day marks an important event in World War 2 – the day Japan surrendered to the Allies after almost six years of […]

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Midsomer Tours return to Thame

19th August 2020

This month sees the return of the Midsomer guided walking tours of Thame for the first time since last year. Normally the tour season starts in April, but this hasn’t been possible this year because of the Coronavirus restrictions. The government has since given the tourism and hospitality industry permission to re-open, so Midsomer Tours […]

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