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Updated: 6 hours 41 min ago

Cherwell tyres of flytip offence

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 16:24
An investigation has been launched after 56 car tyres were found dumped in a field beneath a countryside layby.

Business park to bring jobs for Bicester growth

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 16:18
A large hotel and almost 15,000 square metres of employment space are set for development in south west Bicester following a planning decision.

Bicester Gateway retail park gets go-ahead

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 14:02
Shops, restaurants and a gym have been permitted for development on a site in south west Bicester.

Housing benefit payments

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 12:01
Today (Tuesday) we are receiving a high number of calls relating to last week's housing benefit payment and this is making it difficult for some customers to contact us.

Grant will put theatre in the hot seat

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 17:14
Banbury's popular Mill Arts Centre will get help making visitors comfy with a new council grant.

Wildcats have the ball at their feet

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 12:23
District girls will be enjoying social football over the summer thanks to an FA-led football programme.

Pop up shops available in Banbury for aspiring entrepreneurs

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 17:51
Budding retailers can trial their business ideas without the commitment of a long lease under a scheme being run in Banbury.

Century of seekers makes most of fair

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 15:41
Over 100 jobseekers helped make the latest Bicester job fair another well-attended success.

Dates for the democratic diary

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 13:06
With the county council elections just around the corner, residents are being reminded of some important forthcoming deadlines.

Finalists announced for the 2017 Cherwell Business Awards

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 14:17
Thirty enterprises have been named as some of north Oxfordshire's best businesses with confirmation that they are finalists in the 2017 Cherwell Business Awards.

Plan to care for Cherwell air

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 18:03
Plans to protect the air we breathe in Cherwell are becoming a reality following a council decision.

Agency's leg-up for young builders

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 12:49
About 100 construction apprenticeships are expected to be secured in Cherwell district over the next year as a result of the council's work with developers.

Registration deadline looms for next month's local elections

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 10:52
The deadline to register to vote in the local elections on Thursday, 4 May is fast approaching after 200,000 polling cards hit doormats across South Northamptonshire and Cherwell.

Parking improvements revving up for residents

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 15:32
A new parking service to make life easier for visitors to town centres and boost footfall for businesses has been approved.

Successful spring clean leaves Langford Village as good as new

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 17:54
Langford Village is in great shape for Easter after council workers removed 18 tonnes of waste.

Cherwell challenges hospital consultation

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 18:22
A legal challenge has been launched by Cherwell District Council following a 'confusing and flawed' consultation process regarding plans to downgrade key services at Banbury's Horton General Hospital.

Reminder to use direct debit as bills go out

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 18:13
Bills covering council tax for the financial year 2017 to 2018 are now landing on doormats across the district.

Kerbside collections continue over Easter

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 15:44
Residents can use their kerbside waste and recycling services as usual over the long Easter weekend.

Countdown to active Easter

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 12:46
Hundreds of district schoolchildren will be keeping fit and getting creative at the Easter activity hubs from next week.

Hop on with Easter recycling

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 13:04
As Easter is approaching, residents are reminded to do their bit for the environment by recycling packaging in the right way when they have finished enjoying their sweet treats.