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The Cooper School triumphs in first Cherwell Democracy Challenge

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 16:31
The first ever Cherwell Democracy Challenge saw six of the district's schools participating in a day-long competitive debating session and using the opportunity to find out about democratic institutions first hand.

Free car parking starts this Saturday

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 15:06
Don't forget that the Christmas free festive parking offer starts on Saturday.

Fifth birthday for food hygiene scheme

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 14:02
The Food Hygiene Rating Scheme (FHRS) was launched five years ago on 30 November and Cherwell District Council is celebrating its success.

New duty to fit alarms

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 14:13
If you are a landlord with privately rented property you have had new responsibilities from 1 October.

Become a has bin with recycling sale

Tue, 11/17/2015 - 16:27
The start of the Christmas countdown has signalled the return of Cherwell District Council's festive bin sale.

One minute's silence across Europe - Monday 16 November 11am

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 09:34
Today at 11am there will be a one minute's silence to mark Friday's terrorist attacks in Paris.

Relish the flavours at Fine Foods Market

Thu, 11/12/2015 - 15:33
Tasty treats, things to eat and savoury sweets will be tempting the crowds when the Fine Foods Market makes its return to Banbury.

Team will preen and clean to make estate pristine

Wed, 11/11/2015 - 09:59
Members of Cherwell District Council's green team will undertake a targeted blitz in Banbury to create neat streets and an ornate estate.

Two minutes silence

Wed, 11/11/2015 - 09:22
Cherwell District Council will be marking this year's Armistice commemoration by joining the national two minutes silence at 11 am on 11 November.

Deck the halls and browse the stalls at Christmas market

Mon, 11/09/2015 - 11:25
Christmas shoppers looking for perfect presents, divine decorations or gorgeous gifts can browse the stalls at a special festive market taking place in Banbury.

Maintenance to payment management system

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 16:00
Maintenance is scheduled to take place on Sunday, 8 November between 4am and 6am which will impact the use of some of the council's payment channels.

Bang goes the celebrations

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 17:48
Residents are being reminded to follow basic safety guidelines in the run up to bonfire night to ensure their celebrations do not go up in flames.

Have Faith in the Community

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 14:30
Inter Faith Week takes place this year from 15 November and Cherwell District Council is marking it with a community event, Have Faith in the Community, on 21 November, in Grimsbury.

Weston on the Green on track for neighbourhood plan

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 14:15
Weston on the Green is the latest parish to pursue its own neighbourhood development plan, following approval from Cherwell District Council's executive on 2 November. The decision follows an application from Weston on the Green Parish Council.

Residents Build! a brighter future

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 12:57
The future residents of a major regeneration project in Banbury have started work to turn their new flats into a home.


Fri, 10/30/2015 - 16:59
Election of a Parish Councillor for Stratton Audley Parish Council On Thursday 26 November 2015

North West Bicester heads in the right direction

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 15:03
Planning permission has been granted for the next stage of the UK's most sustainable housing development based at North West Bicester.

Councillors' grave decision to expand cemetery

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 11:20
A Banbury cemetery has been given permission to expand after it was revealed the town will run out of burial plots within nine years.

Members agree to accommodate hotel extension

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 11:19
An upmarket hotel on the outskirts of Bicester is set to double in size after permission was granted for an additional 62 bedrooms.

Challenge set to pounce and trounce with speed bounce

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 11:06
Youngsters have been set their latest challenge by Cherwell District Council's activators who have tasked them with beating 69 speed bounces in 30 seconds.