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Electoral Commission statement on the technical issues affecting the online voter registration portal on 7 June

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 15:00
It is vital that everyone who wants to participate in this historic referendum is able to.

Half-term fun draws crowds

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 16:41
District youngsters were up and at it over half term as council activity programmes drew sell-out crowds.

Cabbies held to stricter standards

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 16:38
A public consultation will take place this year on proposals to introduce a new licensing policy which will introduce stricter standards for taxi drivers.

Cash injection boosts home adaptations

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 16:17
Residents who are eligible for assistance with adaptations to their homes to help address vulnerability or disability will benefit from an increase in available grants.

Cherwell strides forward on balanced books

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 16:13
The spotlight was shone on a string of achievements as Cherwell District Council approved its annual report.

Health fund boost for Bicester developments

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 14:56
Bicester's innovative housing developments are being backed for NHS funding for healthy new towns.

Unitary district proposals in Oxfordshire

Tue, 06/07/2016 - 11:00
Oxfordshire's district councils have set out their proposals to secure more powers and funding for the people of the county.

Appetite builds for Bicester's Big Lunch

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 16:13
Residents in Bicester will be able to feast on an afternoon of food, entertainment and community spirit with the return of the town's Big Lunch.

Family home is cause for celebration

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 16:03
Families looking to get a foot on the property ladder will only need a £6,250 deposit to purchase their share of a three-bedroom home within a thriving community.

Youngsters shape up on the cheap with Sportivate

Wed, 06/01/2016 - 16:48
Swim and gym at knockdown rates are being offered to Cherwell's young adults as part of the council's Sportivate scheme.

Advice on homelessness fits in the pocket

Wed, 06/01/2016 - 08:31
Efforts to support people rough sleeping are being stepped up with the production of a new Homeless Pocket Guide.

Voter registration deadline is looming

Wed, 06/01/2016 - 08:26
People who have yet to register to vote in next month's referendum only have one week left to submit their details.

Build It Live! comes to Oxfordshire on 11 and 12 June 2016

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 13:55
The successful self build exhibition Build It Live! will be launching at Bicester Heritage on 11 and 12 June 2016.

See a man about a kennel licence this summer

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 10:52
Holidaying pet owners are being cautioned to choose the right carer for their furry friends this summer.

Chairman sets stall by market favourite

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 10:49
One of Banbury's best-loved market traders was honoured for over 25 years' service in a special event at the town's market on Saturday.

Offices close but crews continue over Bank Holiday

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 14:30
The waste and recycling crews at Cherwell District Council will work as normal on Monday to ensure bin collections remain unaffected by the May Bank Holiday.

Flytip-off appeal

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 13:48
Officials are in hot pursuit of a flytipper who dumped 30 bags of rubbish in a Banbury field.

Half term hubs filling up

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 12:39
As the clock ticks down to half term, parents are being urged to book their children a place at Cherwell District Council's holiday hubs.

Half term activities are full of fun

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 12:36
Children are being handed a chance to let off some steam over May Half Term thanks to free activity sessions run by Cherwell District Council's Activators.

Sporting assist as partners team up

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 12:27
Sports clubs can score free tips on funding, training and development at advice forums to be held in Banbury and Bicester.