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Council leaders propose simplification of local government to support a devolution deal for Oxfordshire

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 11:28
Five council leaders are proposing a ground-breaking plan that will revolutionise public services in Oxfordshire and neighbouring areas.

Community governance at the heart of NW Bicester planning

Wed, 02/24/2016 - 11:47
The Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) for North West Bicester was adopted by Cherwell District Council at its meeting on Monday night (22 February) with an amendment to the original proposal.

Grey4Gold for Bicester

Wed, 02/24/2016 - 10:46
Cherwell District Council is calling in specialist retail advisers Grey4Gold Ltd to provide advice tailored to the needs of traders in Bicester town centre.

Cherwell considers taking charge

Wed, 02/24/2016 - 09:16
Opinions are being sought on proposals to introduce a new charge on developers which would help to bridge a shortfall in infrastructure funding.

Twice the fun as booking numbers double

Wed, 02/24/2016 - 09:11
Booking numbers for Cherwell District Council's half term holiday hubs doubled in 2016 as demand for the service continues to soar.

Lucky number seven as council tax remains frozen

Tue, 02/23/2016 - 15:15
Residents will pay the same amount of money towards Cherwell District Council's services as they did in 2009 after councillors froze its share of council tax for the seventh consecutive year.

Plans driven forward for new road

Tue, 02/23/2016 - 09:04
A major new road which will serve 6,000 new homes at North West Bicester and alleviate congestion at a nearby pinchpoint has been given the green light for approval.

Partnership work to accommodate rough sleepers

Tue, 02/23/2016 - 09:00
Residents with concerns about rough sleepers can help people off the streets and on the road to a brighter future by supporting a partnership project and reporting individual cases.

Suite result for hotel applicants

Fri, 02/19/2016 - 12:15
A hotel which received permission to convert 26 bedroom suites into properties has had a second application approved to reduce the number of new homes.

Councillors knock down plans for building demolition

Fri, 02/19/2016 - 12:09
Disused industrial buildings will not be demolished to make way for 70 new homes after it was decided the development would provide a 'poor living environment' for residents.

Building for the future finds present from the past

Thu, 02/18/2016 - 17:47
Developers working to demolish a church ahead of new facilities and homes being built have unearthed a 59-year-old time capsule.

Cherwell hosts property seminar

Thu, 02/18/2016 - 17:45
Letting agents and property managers are being invited to attend a special seminar offering free information and advice about tenancy and housing issues.

Help sought to bag flytipper

Thu, 02/18/2016 - 17:44
An appeal has gone out to members of the public to help trace a flytipper who dumped more than 60 bags of rubbish at a recycling bank.

Jobseekers will fare well at employment event

Tue, 02/16/2016 - 16:10
Hundreds of vacancies will be on offer to jobseekers when Cherwell District Council's first job fair of 2016 comes to Banbury next week.

Young Enterprise Trade Fair comes to Banbury town centre

Mon, 02/15/2016 - 11:43
Young Enterprise teams from across Oxfordshire will be testing their entrepreneurial talents at the annual Banbury Trade Fair on 27 February.

Sign up to work at this year's elections

Mon, 02/15/2016 - 10:59
People who would like to earn some extra money in time for the summer can apply to work at this year's elections in May.

Traders market French fancies

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 16:11
Meat treats, tasty pastries and pleasing seasoning will be among the delicious delicacies on offer at a visiting French market.

March into action with Nordic walking course

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 16:10
Residents looking to make the most of the arrival of spring can sign up for new Nordic walking courses starting in March.

Charity users given a sporting chance

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 16:09
Charity and council representatives are working together to offer free sporting opportunities to the users of a homelessness project.

No fare at job fair

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 12:29
Employers looking to advertise their vacancies for free can still sign up to host a stall at the upcoming Banbury Job Fair.