Witney Town Council is currently in the process of preparing a Parks and Open Spaces Strategy. As part of this we are seeking residents opinions in order to asses how our services are currently perceived, how satisfied ( or otherwise ) residents are and what our aspirations in this service area should be.

Below are 6 questions which we would be very grateful if you could take the time to respond to. We are seeking all your thoughts and views so please feel free to add comments as appropriate so that we have an understanding of what you think and feel.

The closing date for completing the questionnaire is 19th March.

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* 1. Below you will see a list of the different areas which the Town Council manages on behalf of residents. Please could you indicate how you would score each area on a scale from 1 to 10.  A score of 10 indicates that you are very happy /satisfied with the area , a score of 1 indicated that you are totally dissatisfied/ unhappy .  Please kindly  comment  to expand on the reasons one or more of your scores.

  1☹️ 2 3 4 5😐 6 7 8 9 10😄
Parks and Open Spaces
Play Areas, skateparks, Multi Use games area, etc.
Sports Pitches
Allotments
The Lake and Country Park
Cemeteries
Witney in Bloom initiative
Tree Maintenance
Street Furniture and Infrastructure ( Bins, seats , signs , fences etc.)

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* 2. In recent years do you believe there has been sufficient investment in the various services listed above?

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* 3. Please could you list below your top five priorities for improvements to the Parks and Open Spaces Service in Witney

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* 4. Do you find it easy to contact the Town Council, and when you do are you usually satisfied with the outcome to any queries. Please score each aspect on a scale from 1 to 10

  1☹️ 2 3 4 5😐 6 7 8 9 10😄
Ease of Access
Satisfaction with outcome

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* 5. Thinking of parks and open spaces Witney Town Council works in parallel with West Oxfordshire District Council and Oxfordshire  County Council and each has different responsibilities. Do you find it easy to know which council to contact when a Grounds Maintenance Issue arises? Please pick the response below which most closely reflects how you feel with regard to parks and open spaces

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* 6. Please tell us anything else you would like us to be aware of in respect of Witney Town Council's Parks and Open Spaces Service.

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