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Updated: 10 hours 19 min ago

Exemplary Grimsbury

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 16:22
The east side of Banbury is looking its best for the end of summer after council crews removed waste weighing more than a double-decker bus.

New eco business centre breaks ground

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 17:34
Yesterday (21st), construction began on a new zero carbon business centre at the Elmsbrook development in Bicester.

Seekers set store by supermarket

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 10:49
Jobseekers will be able to meet Waitrose recruiters at a special Meet the Employer event this Friday, as the supermarket chain prepares to set up shop in Banbury.

Bank holiday bins and opening times

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 18:10
Bin collections in Cherwell remain unaffected this bank holiday weekend, but the council offices will be closed on Monday.

Pitch-a perfect

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 16:19
Sports clubs in Banbury and Bicester will soon be able to benefit from improved sports pitches following council's investments.

Good things happen when people work together

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 15:58
A new co-working office is coming to Bicester town centre this Autumn.

Community groups invited to request up to £1000 for their projects

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:09
Voluntary groups in Bicester have until 6 September 2017 to apply for the fourth round of the SPARK fund.

Development to care for dementia sufferers

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 14:13
The district's capacity to care for people living with dementia has been approved for expansion following a council decision.

The Grim sweeper

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 10:49
Grimsbury will be swept up for the end of summer as one of Banbury's busiest areas gets a deep clean from the council.

Taxi rating scheme puts passengers in the driving seat

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 12:41
Taxi passengers can now rate their experiences with the launch of a new scoring system designed to improve customer satisfaction.

Bicester grows enhancing residents' quality of life

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 17:51
Bicester's growth plans keep progressing focussing more on young people's aspirations and opportunities to improve residents' quality of life.

Silver screen nights out at Garth Park

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 16:31
Bicester's Garth Park will host a series of box office classics over the last weeks of summer as Cherwell District Council announces a programme of social outdoor screenings.

Extra time to comment on unmet housing need

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 10:26
People have been given more time to comment on plans to accommodate Oxford's unmet housing need after it was agreed to extend the current consultation until October.

High scores come through the doors for fair

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 10:21
Scores of jobseekers and a dozen companies made the most of last week's Banbury Employment and Careers Fair.

Bin rounds change from next week

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 16:52
Waste and recycling collection days in the district are changing from next week.


Mon, 07/24/2017 - 18:01
Residents are advised that due to a system changeover, for the month of July, council tax payments that are taken by direct debit on 25 of the month only will be taken on Friday, 28 July rather than Tuesday, 25 July.

Under a fortnight until bin round changes

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 16:24
From 1 August 2017, bin collection days will be changing for around half of the households in Cherwell district.

Volunteer leaders sought to activate Health Routes

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:53
With all of Bicester's Health Routes due to be completed by the end of the summer, Cherwell District Council is now looking for walking and running leaders to promote them.

Splash into summer at Woodgreen

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:38
Banbury swimmers can enjoy longer sessions from Saturday, when Woodgreen Open Air Pool launches its holiday timetable.

Call for jobseekers to check out the Employment and Careers Fair in Banbury

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:29
A selection of Cherwell businesses will be on hand for job hunters at the upcoming Employment and Careers Fair in Banbury.