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Unitary plans are on a road to nowhere

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 17:27
The leader of Cherwell District Council has said Oxfordshire County Council's plans to create a single unitary authority are just like its roads - 'full of holes and not fit for purpose'.

Lessons learnt through exploitation operation

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 14:50
An operation to highlight the potential for child sexual exploitation (CSE) was recently carried out by Cherwell District Council (CDC) and Thames Valley Police.

Next phase of car park upgrades

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 17:00
Car parks around the district will be getting upgrades in the final fortnight of February as the council continues its programme of scheduled maintenance.

Cleaning up with a personal touch

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 15:49
The south side of Banbury is in line for a super sprucing up as the council continues its neighbourhood blitz programme.

Show a love for recycling this Valentine's Day

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 15:49
Residents of Cherwell district are being encouraged to show their love for recycling this Valentine's Day.

Half-term fun kicks off next week

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 15:08
Hundreds of children will be entertained during Cherwell District Council's successful holiday activity programme next week.

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.