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Fine price to pay for littering

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 12:05
Two smokers who were spotted separately dropping cigarette butts on the ground have each been fined £75 for littering.

Court bench tackles armchair offence

Wed, 04/20/2016 - 12:26
A woman who illegally dumped two armchairs in a communal bin area despite knowing she would be breaching her tenancy agreement has received a criminal record for her actions.

Unitary council options study launched

Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:34
Seven District Councils yesterday (18/4) appointed leading advisors PwC to conduct an independent review of the best governance options to support an ambitious devolution deal for Oxfordshire.

Feel the rhythm at the Mill

Tue, 04/12/2016 - 10:56
Providing leisure activity opportunities for older people is a key objective for Cherwell District Council. As part of this, the council runs activity programmes aimed at keeping older people active. It includes a range of cultural, sporting and other organised social activities.

Details published for election candidates

Tue, 04/12/2016 - 10:39
Details of the candidates standing in this year's local and Police and Crime Commissioner elections have now been published.

Bretch Hill residents come together for fun-filled community play event

Mon, 04/11/2016 - 17:53
Cherwell District Council, Sanctuary Housing and a range of partners teamed up to put on fund a day of free activities with the Oxfordshire Play Association at the Hill Youth and Community Centre last week.

£100 community group rewards on offer

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 17:48
The call is out for community group volunteers to get involved in an energy programme in Bicester, and pocket £100 for their community group.

The Thames Valley Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Election 2016

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 11:14
The Statement of Persons Nominated, and the Notice of Election Agents.

A better deal for Oxfordshire

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 15:16
Letter from Sue Smith to clarify the approach that the district councils are proposing to move forward the debate about public service delivery in Oxfordshire and to invite your input.

Have a ball at new Boccia sessions

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 14:19
Inclusive new sporting sessions are being launched in Banbury suitable for older people and those with limited mobility.

Dog owners must stick to new laws

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 18:00
New laws have come into effect today (Wednesday) making it a legal requirement for all dog owners to ensure their pets are microchipped.

One month to go until polling day

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 13:01
There is just one month to go until the doors open at polling stations across Cherwell for this year's local and Police and Crime Commissioner elections.

Keeping Cherwell clean is key priority

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 16:39
Keeping the streets clean is a key priority for the council and at its meeting last night (4 April) Cherwell District Council's executive heard that this is reflected in a high level of customer satisfaction with the service, which reached sixty nine per cent in 2015.

Nominations open for 2016 elections

Thu, 03/31/2016 - 15:56
The countdown has started until this year's elections in May with the nomination period now open for potential candidates.

Franklins House ready for business

Tue, 03/29/2016 - 18:37
The doors are preparing to open at Franklins House in Bicester symbolising the completion of the town's multi-million pound regeneration project.

Polling cards begin distribution

Tue, 03/29/2016 - 18:36
Polling cards will begin landing on doorsteps across Cherwell this week as the countdown begins to local and Police and Crime Commissioner elections in May.

New use found for empty office block

Tue, 03/29/2016 - 18:00
Town Centre House is a 1980s-built office block in the centre of Banbury that has stood empty for several years.

Connecting communities in Kidlington

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 13:35
Two more features have been added to the Connecting Communities event in Kidlington.

Countdown is on for voter registration deadline

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 14:19
Residents who are not already included in the voters register only have less than a month left to apply for their details to be added ahead of this year's election or they could lose their right to vote on polling day. The deadline to register by is 18 April.

Bicester offices prepare to relocate

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 13:47
The doors to Cherwell District Council's Link Point office in Bicester will close for the final time this week as staff prepare to move to new premises.