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Updated: 2 hours 26 min ago

Link Card's year of keep-fit discounts

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 12:10
From swimming to weights and zumba, the Cherwell Link Card makes a host of activities more accessible for people with disabilities or receiving certain benefits.

Council rallies around Horton

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 10:22
The campaign against the downgrading of critical care and maternity services at the Horton General Hospital has received further backing from the council.

Look before you book this Valentine's Day

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 16:46
Avoid a dining disaster this Valentine's Day and enjoy some of Cherwell's finest restaurants with the help of the Food Hygiene Rating Scheme.

Deadline to shine for entrepreneurs

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 14:45
District businesspeople are being reminded that the deadline for entries to one of north Oxfordshire's most prestigious competitions is fast approaching.

Team turns clean up to eleven

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 14:30
Southwold is looking clean and tidy after Cherwell's street cleansing operatives removed 11 tonnes of waste.

Vow for protection despite councils' defection

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 16:33
The leader of Cherwell District Council has refused to be pressurised into supporting plans for a single unitary authority as it would 'wreak devastation on the people he is elected to protect'.

Unresponsive electors to receive letters

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 17:04
Residents who have not responded to final reminders to update their electoral registration details will be receiving letters within the next few days advising them that they have been removed from the electoral register.

Free health walks follow routes to suit

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 16:57
Residents are being invited to enjoy the great outdoors as part of a new programme of free health walks.

Clubbing together for back-to-work support

Wed, 01/25/2017 - 16:30
Workers facing redundancy are being reminded of the range of support that the council offers.

Dates fixed for car park repairs

Wed, 01/25/2017 - 09:06
A programme of works to repair and reline car parks operated by Cherwell District Council will resume in Banbury and Bicester next month (February).

Competition winners hungry to learn

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 15:51
Two businesses in Bicester and Kidlington have become the lucky winners of a food safety course after completing an online survey about the council's support services.

Bike standards raised for Bicester

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 11:37
Two-wheeled travellers in Bicester and Caversfield will find it easier to lock up their bikes as the council emphasises its commitment to sustainable transport.

Free parking will fuel town centres till end of month

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 16:40
Shoppers travelling to Banbury and Bicester by car are reminded that there are just a few days remaining of Cherwell's free parking offer.

Cherwell helps businesses to set up shop in Bicester

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 14:26
Concerns that high business rates may be deterring new businesses from setting up shop in Bicester are being investigated by Cherwell District Council.

Go-ahead for Wroxton job zone's final phase

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 14:23
Ten employment units will bring further jobs to Wroxton following a council decision.

Big-brand distributor brings boom to Banbury

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 10:11
A leading health and beauty distributor is moving its headquarters to Banbury after receiving council backing.

Statement from Cllr Barry Wood regarding unitary council proposals

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 17:13
Cllr Barry Wood, leader of Cherwell District Council, has issued the following statement in response to Oxfordshire County Council's proposal to abolish all six councils and create a new unitary council for Oxfordshire.

Feedback sought on plans to separate parish

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 16:47
Villagers are being invited to have their say on plans to separate Upper Heyford Parish into two new parishes.

Sparkling Southwold soon to unfold

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 14:51
With an intensive clean-up starting next week, Southwold will soon be looking as bright as a button.

Half term hubs are not to be snubbed

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 12:29
Parents can secure an active half term for their children from next week, when half term hub booking lines open.