News

Cemetery Grass

Published: 2 Jun 23

The Council is very aware of the exceptionally long grass in the Cemetery. It has brought in a new contractor on an urgent basis, whilst it investigates why the grass was not cut recently, particularly after successful frequent mowing at the start to the season. Update - A new contractor will be cutting the cemetery in the week commencing 12th June. Read More...

Annual Meeting for Electors

Published: 10 May 23

The annual meeting for electors will take place on Wed. 24th May, 2023 in the village hall. Reports will be given from the local council, Vale DC, the County Council and Marcham School. Updates too on the Neighbourhood Plan, and new Play Area. Refreshments provided. Please attend and hear what is happening in your parish Read More...

Eurovision Ticket Ballot

Published: 3 Apr 23

Ukranian guests are able to enter a ballot for tickets to Eurovision. Further information at https://www.gov.uk/guidance/eurovision-song-contest-2023-tickets-for-displaced-people-from-ukraine. Application deadline 4.00 p.m. Thursday 6th April. Read More...

Mill Road Bridleway bridge

Published: 16 Mar 23

Plans are progressing with the aim of delivering the repairs to the bridge this Spring. Issues which delayed the project last autumn have been addressed, and project delivery meetings have recommenced. The final construction plans are currently being considered by Oxfordshire County Council, and once approved, they will firm up the delivery programme. Residents will be further advised once the works programme is set. Read More...

Oxfordshire County Council

Published: 13 Mar 23

Consultation is taking place on a proposed bus stop clearway at the start of Howard Cornish Road near the A415. See - https://letstalk.oxfordshire.gov.uk/marcham _howardcornish_busclearways2023 Read More...

Recycling Centres

Published: 7 Mar 23

Oxfordshire County Council is closing the local Drayton recycling centre on Thursday 30th and Friday 31st March for deep cleaning and essential maintenance Read More...

Elections

Published: 2 Mar 23

There will be Parish Council elections on Thursday 4th May 2023. 10 seats are available. Any local person, keen to be part of a team representing the community, and to contribute to local decision making, can find out more about being a candidate, on the Electoral Commission website, or contact the Clerk or existing local Councillor. Read More...

New Play Area

Published: 1 Mar 23

The Council is seeking views on the proposals for new play equipment. Please go to the Recreation tab for information, and submit your comments Read More...

Thames Water

Published: 3 Jan 23

Thames Water is carrying out consultation into its Water Resources Management Plan 2024. Consultation is open until 21st March 2023 Read More...

A415 Consultation

Published: 6 Dec 22

Extension of 30 mph limit eastwards on the A415 Read More...

Casual Vacancy

Published: 9 Nov 22

A casual vacancy exists for a councillor on Marcham Parish Council. Should anyone be interested in joining to support the work in the parish, then please contact the clerk for information Read More...

Cow Lane Allotments

Published: 18 Oct 22

Government advice for avian flu Read More...

Remembrance Sunday

Published: 18 Oct 22

Road Closures Read More...

Fireworks

Published: 18 Oct 22

Request Read More...

Parishioner of the Year

Published: 18 Oct 22

Awards go to Neil Rowe and Jim Asher Read More...

Council's Accounts 2022

Published: 30 Sep 22

The audit of the Council's accounts for the year 2021-2022 has now been completed. Read More...

Arboricultural Report

Published: 5 Jan 22

The Council has commissioned an arboricultural report on the land that it owns in Harding Way. Read More...

Stagecoach Bus Service S8

Published: 5 Jan 22

Since 2nd January 2022 the Stagecoach bus service S8 has been replaced by a Thames Travel service X1 Read More...