Welcome to the Parish Council Website

This website has been designed and constructed to improve communication within the parish. It provides a useful resource which explains what services the Council undertakes, details of Council business, Councillor contact details and contact details for services provided by Oxfordshire County Council and the Vale of White Horse District Council. The 'Useful Links' page also contains a number of links to websites that may be of interest to a wide range of residents.

The Council encourages local community organisations to advertise their events on the web-site. If you would like to do this please contact:

  • The Parish Clerk  Alan Stone Tel: 01865 861992      E-mail:  nhpcclerk@msn.com

Report It
If you have spotted a problem in your area, please report it by using the following link to an online reporting form. The 'Report It' facility is an Oxfordshire initiative which makes it easier for people to report a range of problems from abandoned vehicles, ant-social behaviour to traffic light problems. You don't have to know which authority is responsible for dealing with the problem - all you need to do is report the problem and the details are then sent to the relevant authority to deal with. Click here to find out how to report it. 

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THE PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT

   OF THE WEST WAY SHOPPING CENTRE AND SURROUNDING AREA

has been REJECTED by the Planning Committee of  Vale of White Horse District Council (Dec 3rd 2014)  

For reference, details of the proposals and amendments may still be viewed on the links below:- 

                       Summary of Latest Changes (Nov 2014)
                       Proposals for the Phasing of the Development                     
                       Revisions Sept and Nov 2014  ("Additional Documentation")
                       West Way Planning Documents
                       Environmental Impact Assessment (Quick link to:- Summary Vol III)
                       Doric Properties

For discussion and local views click on this link to the group
West Way Concern

A copy of the documents are available in Botley Branch Library,Chapel Way, West Way, Botley, Oxford, and can be inspected during normal library opening hours.  

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SEACOURT HALL UPDATE

       If the Westway development had gone ahead, the Seacourt Hall would have been demolished.  

 Click here for the announcement issued 30/10/2014 and the (now rejected) plans for a replacement.               

The key change was for the replacement to be at ground level, not 1st and 2nd floors as in previous  proposals.

 

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Neighbourhood Plan

North Hinksey Parish Council has started the process for setting up a Neighbourhood Plan.
Click here for further details.

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Tilbury Lane Development - Planning Application

Proposed Development P13/Vo817/RM (Reserved Matters) for Land Adjacent North East and North West of Tilbury Lane, Botley  

Outline Planning permission for this development was obtained under Planning Application P07/V0741/O (Erection of 150 Dwellings and related Works)

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Lime Road Development - Planning Application

Proposed Development P13/V0497/RM   

Erection of 136 residential dwellings, infrastructure, open space and associated
ancillary structures and buildings:  Land off Lime Road, North Hinksey.

 This has been discussed by the Parish Council at a planning meeting held on 26th Sept 2013. 
(see relevant minutes under the "Planning Meeting" column on the "Agendas/Minutes" page). 

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Annual Parish Meeting

The Annual Parish Meeting was held on Thursday 13th March 2014. For further details, please click on the 'Other Useful Information' heading at the top of this page, then on the 'Annual Parish Meeting - Your Say' heading on the left hand site of the page.

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SKATE PARK PETITION  

Click on the items below for
                      Original Petition 19/07/2012
                      Skatepark Report (R&A Committee's report 10/01/2013) 
                     
Responses to the Skatepark Report from the Skatepark Campaign.

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LOCAL GOVERNMENT BOUNDARY COMMISSIONS - REVIEW OF VALE OF WHITE HORSE D.C.

For further details please click on the Local Government Boundary Commission - Reviews link on the bottom of the left hand side of this page.

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Newsletters can be viewed under the Newsletter section.  (or Click here)

To find out more information within the site, use the navigation buttons on the left hand side of each page.                              

PARISH COUNCIL STATISTICS  Latest Available Figures

 St. Lawrence Church, North Hinksey

St. Lawrence Church, North Hinksey

Population estimated at:

4,580

Number of electors estimated at:

3,543 

 

PRECEPT for 2011/2012

£64,155

Council Tax at Band D

Parish Tax  

 £37.00

County, District and TVP 

£1,432.70

 Total:

 £1,469.70

Average Parish/Town Tax (Vale)

£60.49