Safer Public Spaces In order to facilitate better social distanced areas within the Market Place and to encourage a safer environment for visiting businesses in the town, Wantage Town Council, following the Government’s Guidance for COVID-19: Safer Public Spaces – Urban Centres and Green Spaces, introduced the pedestrianisation of the Western End of the Market […]
The Council and its staff would like residents to be assured that we are working hard behind the scenes to find ways, in line with Government policy, of creating a town centre environment that feels safe to all potential users. The closure of the western end of the Market Place has been welcomed and enjoyed […]
The Town Council has extended the waiver on Market Trader tolls,which has been in place since April, until the end of September 2020 to support the traders during the COVID-19 crisis. The requirement for a further extension to the waiver will be reviewed at the next Policy, Management, and Finance Committee meeting.
The September Fair due to attend the Market Place on Saturday 12 September is cancelled.
New Bicycle Stands have been installed around the Market Place and at the Bus Stop at the Charlton Road Roundabout to encourage cycling within the town.