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Rough sleeping reduces

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 16:31
The latest estimate for the number of people rough sleeping in Cherwell has shown a 19 per cent decrease on last year's figures.

Things are looking up for The Hill

Fri, 11/18/2016 - 17:06
A dilapidated community building is set to be knocked down and replaced with upgraded facilities after £840,000 of funding was sourced to deliver the project.

Maintenance work planned for car parks

Fri, 11/18/2016 - 17:05
The number of spaces available in two of Cherwell District Council's car parks will be temporarily reduced to allow for essential maintenance work to be undertaken.

At pains to maintain a home left alone?

Wed, 11/16/2016 - 17:13
Fraud, vandalism and disrepair are among the risks being highlighted to property owners as Empty Homes Week approaches.

Consultations to support sustainable development

Wed, 11/16/2016 - 17:03
Members of the public can have their say on how developers contribute to the costs of building new infrastructure, with two new consultations that were launched on Monday.

Rental done right is theme for forum

Wed, 11/16/2016 - 12:40
Private landlords will be getting updates on issues affecting the rental sector at the council's latest forum, which runs next week.

Consultation on helping accommodate Oxford's unmet housing need

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 16:58
Proposals for how Cherwell district could help accommodate Oxford's unmet housing needs have gone out to public consultation.

Businesses get some va-va-voom with Velocity

Mon, 11/14/2016 - 10:33
Local businesses are being given the opportunity to benefit from free, expert business advice at a series of clinics being run by Cherwell District Council in partnership with the South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership's (SEMLEP) Velocity service.

A week to win for Banbury town

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 17:08
There is just one week left to back Banbury's bid to win the town centre category of the Great British High Street awards.

Not the end of the road for demolished car park

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 11:06
Work to demolish a multi-storey car park in Banbury has been completed on schedule with rubble from the site being recycled to form new roads at a nearby housing development.

Faith communities come together at event

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 16:15
The rich tapestry of Bicester's faith groups will be celebrated during the next Connecting Communities event on 19 November.

Giant poppy shows support for Forces

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 14:21
A giant poppy is on display at the reception at Bodicote House to mark Cherwell District Council's support for the Royal British Legion's poppy appeal.

A clear and fair approach to anti-social behaviour

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 15:37
A clearer and more consistent approach to tackling antisocial behaviour is to be introduced under a new joint council policy.

Consultation to help bridge funding gaps

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 11:49
Residents and developers will be able to have their say on two new documents which will help the delivery of local infrastructure, following a council decision.

BID business plan for Banbury boost

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 11:14
Banbury businesspeople have backed the idea of pooling funds to boost the town centre, meaning a business plan can now be made.

Public consultation on planning policy review

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 10:43
Residents will be able to have their say on how Cherwell district should accommodate Oxford's unmet housing needs, as an Options Paper goes out for consultation.

Public support to bring Order to town

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 09:52
An order to stop begging, rough sleeping and alcohol consumption on the streets of Banbury town centre has been approved after a public consultation showed overwhelming support for the proposals.

Voters' ringing endorsement for Bloxham Neighbourhood Plan

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 09:47
Bloxham villagers have delivered an overwhelming referendum result in favour of a document that will guide decisions on future planning applications in the village.

Get in the market for business awards

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 13:07
District businesses have a chance to shine following the launch of the 2017 Cherwell Business Awards.

Referendum will plan for Bloxham's future

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 12:52
Villagers in Bloxham are being invited to have their say on the document that will guide decisions on future planning applications by participating in a neighbourhood plan referendum.