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New use found for empty office block

Tue, 03/29/2016 - 18:00
Town Centre House is a 1980s-built office block in the centre of Banbury that has stood empty for several years.

Connecting communities in Kidlington

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 13:35
Two more features have been added to the Connecting Communities event in Kidlington.

Countdown is on for voter registration deadline

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 14:19
Residents who are not already included in the voters register only have less than a month left to apply for their details to be added ahead of this year's election or they could lose their right to vote on polling day. The deadline to register by is 18 April.

Bicester offices prepare to relocate

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 13:47
The doors to Cherwell District Council's Link Point office in Bicester will close for the final time this week as staff prepare to move to new premises.

Cherwell turns up the heat with latest funding grant

Tue, 03/22/2016 - 13:08
Proposals to use household waste to heat 6,000 homes at North West Bicester have been given a boost after receiving a £50,000 Government grant.

Jobs on offer in Bicester

Tue, 03/22/2016 - 11:18
There is an opportunity for jobseekers to find out what's on offer in Bicester on Wednesday, 30 March as Cherwell District Council hosts its second job fair of the year, this time at the John Paul II Centre.

Community leaders unite to deliver a brighter future for Banbury

Mon, 03/21/2016 - 16:59
Representatives from business, education and politics came together on Friday (18 March) as part of an ongoing drive to increase opportunities for Banbury residents.

Easter fun for everyone

Mon, 03/21/2016 - 13:40
Parents looking for fun and affordable ways to keep children occupied over the Easter holidays can take advantage of Cherwell District Council's activity programme.

Souldern conservation area: public exhibition

Mon, 03/21/2016 - 11:26
There will be a public exhibition at Souldern Village Hall on Wednesday 30 March, from 4pm to 6:30pm about the Souldern conservation area appraisal.

District councils tell County Council to get on board with study on unitary options

Fri, 03/18/2016 - 17:36
District councils have begun to commission a study into the future of local government. Councillor Matthew Barber, Leader of Vale of White Horse District Council, has called on Oxfordshire County Council to 'co-operate with the work being undertaken and not to waste the public's money duplicating the study'.

Planning application approval aims at job creation

Fri, 03/18/2016 - 14:13
An application from Albion Land Ltd for a development of almost 50,000 square metres of employment floor space on land north east of Skimmingdish Lane, Launton has been approved.

Adderbury homes refused

Fri, 03/18/2016 - 10:54
An application to build up to 50 new homes in Adderbury was turned down yesterday (17 March) at Cherwell District Council's planning meeting.

Resident thrilled following apartment self-build

Thu, 03/17/2016 - 12:54
A resident involved in Cherwell District Council's award-winning Build! project has described the opportunity as 'like winning the lottery'.

Try and keepy up with activators

Thu, 03/17/2016 - 12:53
Budding Beckhams and potential Peles can put their football skills to the test by taking part in Cherwell District Council's keepy-uppy challenge.

Council looks for company at job fair

Thu, 03/17/2016 - 12:38
Places are still available for businesses who would like to promote current job vacancies at this month's Bicester Job Fair.

Entrepreneurial Spirit Wins Top Awards

Thu, 03/17/2016 - 10:46
Ambition, innovation and a commitment to doing things differently have scooped Cherwell District Council (CDC) a top accolade, not once but twice on the same night.

Activators go on tour with free activities

Wed, 03/16/2016 - 16:09
Parks and community centres will become the setting for free activities over the Easter Holidays as Cherwell District Council's activators prepare to go on tour.

Crack on with Easter recycling

Wed, 03/16/2016 - 15:44
Residents who are looking forward to indulging in Easter treats can satisfy more than their sweet tooth by recycling their leftover rubbish.

Connecting communities in Kidlington

Wed, 03/16/2016 - 14:51
The next Connecting Communities event, organised by Cherwell District Council, will focus on mental health and isolation. It takes place on Saturday 9 April at Exeter Hall, Kidlington and runs from 10am to 2pm.

Help to master plans for Banbury and Kidlington

Wed, 03/16/2016 - 09:30
The proposed masterplans for Banbury and Kidlington will be displayed at two separate exhibitions as consultation begins on the draft documents.