Volunteers needed to help neighbours during snow in Banbury
Community-minded volunteers who will help their neighbours during snowy or frosty conditions in Banbury are being sought in case of a bad winter.
The Neighbourhood Snow Warden Scheme sees volunteers organise the gritting of roads and pavements in the areas where they live.
Around 100 wardens have been trained and ready for action in recent years but have rarely been called into action because of mild winters.
Some volunteers have now dropped out of the scheme – and because this year might see the return of snow and ice, more wardens are needed to be on stand-by to cover the town’s... read more
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