Faringdon Information Centre Re-opens

The Information Centre will be open from the Thursday the 9th of July. To keep staff and customers safe we will be following a closed-door policy. Please ring the doorbell for assistance and wear a face covering when entering the centre.

We will only be able to accept contactless payment.

The Information Centre will be open mornings only from:

Monday to Friday 9 am to 12:30 pm

Saturday 9:30 am to 1 pm

For Town Council enquiries will still encourage residents to phone on 01367 204281

Faringdon Virtual Open Gardens 2020

Spread the joy of gardening, send in photos of your garden so we can compile them to make a virtual tour of Faringdon’s gardens.

Small or large garden, a single bloom, window box or allotment we would love to see what you are growing! Get the whole family involved, it would be great to see photos from Faringdon’s Junior Gardeners, it could be cress grown in a tub, a growing sunflower, a picture made from flowers and leaves or even a mud pie!

Send your photos to adele@faringdontowncouncil.gov.uk by the 1st of June 2020

*by submitting your photos you are giving Faringdon Town Council permission to display them on our website and social media channels.

Oxfordshire County Council School Crossing Patrol Officer Vacancy

We are looking for a School Crossing Patrol Officer at Faringdon Junior School, Faringdon.

The working hours are 7.5 per week – ¾ hour in the morning and afternoon Monday – Friday.

This role is permanent, on a term time only basis.

Current pay is £9.18 per hour.

In this role, you will help to provide a safe crossing point for children on their way to school.

Reliability is key for this role as parents need to be assured that the SCPO is present so that children can walk safely to school.

Training and uniform will be provided.

The post requires an enhanced DBS check.

For further information, please contact the School Crossing Patrol Supervisor on 07867 467794

Clothes Swap Shop

As a part of the Faringdon Town Council reuse and recycle campaign we will be holding a Clothes Swap Shop in the Old Town Hall on the 18th January 2020 from 10 am to 1 pm.

For more information please contact Adele@faringdontowncouncil.gov.uk