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Council launches stricter policy for local cabbies

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 15:28
A new licensing policy that will introduce stricter standards for taxi and private hire drivers has now come into effect.

Cherwell supports time travel campaign

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 16:56
A campaign to highlight travel times from Banbury to hospitals in Oxford has received the backing of Cherwell District Council.

New year, new skills for Bicester jobseekers

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 17:04
A new-year boost for jobseekers is in the offing with a new course of skills training sessions.

Dog saved in bin round drama

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 15:21
A dog owner is breathing a sigh of relief after council workers and members of the public saved her collie from fast-moving traffic.

Multi-million pavilion on track

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 16:19
Work on a multimillion pound sports pavilion is well underway at Kingsmere in Bicester.

Planning policy consultations drawing to a close

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 13:52
Residents are being reminded that three consultations that will help shape development in Cherwell are drawing to a close on 9 January.

The evergreen way with Christmas tree waste

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 09:20
Householders are being urged to consider the future of their Christmas trees as the council collects real trees for recycling.

Plan for Bloxham becomes council policy

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 15:53
Bloxham villagers can exert more influence over planning decisions made in the village following the 'making' of an important document.

Masterplan will guide Banbury growth

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 15:51
Banbury's future will be shaped by a key document which has become council policy.

Masterplan to fulfil Kidington's potential adopted

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 15:50
Efforts to preserve Kidlington and plan for its future have moved forward with the adoption of the village Masterplan.

Bag a bargain with free parking promotion

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 12:32
Shoppers looking to bag a bargain in the January sales can make their first saving in Cherwell District Council car parks which will be free after 3pm for the first month of the year.

Get Fit for Free in January

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 12:32
An online fitness campaign to help people to Get Fit for Free will be launched by Cherwell District Council on 1 January.

Check your taxi is fully licensed this Christmas

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 12:03
'Tis the season to be jolly and for many residents the festive season will involve social gatherings, Christmas parties or family visits.

Avoid getting a rocket from your neighbours this New Year

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 10:21
Setting off fireworks to mark the New Year is a tradition for many. But bangs, smoke and large groups of people can annoy some residents and cause distress to pets.

Festive opening hours and bin collections

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 09:35
Residents are being reminded that Cherwell District Council's bin collections will continue as normal over the festive period despite a four day office closure.

Historic hotel growing to meet demand

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 12:43
A proposal to increase the capacity of the Wroxton House Hotel by a quarter has been approved by councillors.

Rubbish message in time for Christmas

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 11:01
Residents are being reminded they can recycle the majority of rubbish generated during the Christmas festivities.

Conservation must come first for Burdrop pub

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 10:45
A Burdrop pub has had plans to build more guest accommodation in its car park rejected.

Chicken farm proposal knocked back

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 10:21
An agricultural business based near Bletchingdon has had its plans to expand into six new poultry buildings rejected.

Barn conversion can go flat out

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 10:01
Plans to convert a disused garage and barn in central Bicester into four flats have been approved.