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This is Oxfordshire
‘Help out or popular centre could close’A POPULAR community centre used by almost 700 people a week could face closure
‘Help out or popular centre could close’
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
A POPULAR community centre used by almost 700 people a week could face closure if no volunteers come forward to help run it. Organisers at the Hanwell Fields Community Centre announced in 2013 they were stepping down, but two years later no one has... Read more
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Oxford Mail
‘Help out or popular centre could close’A POPULAR community centre used by almost 700 people a week could face closure
‘Help out or popular centre could close’
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A POPULAR community centre used by almost 700 people a week could face closure if no volunteers come forward to help run it. Organisers at the Hanwell Fields Community Centre announced in 2013 they were stepping down, but two years later no one has... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Election to be held following Ann Bonner's deathCANDIDATES can stand for election for Banbury’s Grimsbury and Castle wards foll
Election to be held following Ann Bonner's death
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
CANDIDATES can stand for election for Banbury’s Grimsbury and Castle wards following the death of councillor Ann Bonner. The former mayor of Banbury passed away at the age of 62 earlier this month after a short illness, having stayed at Katherine... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Bicester retail park decision set for OctoberTHE deferred decision on plans for Bicester’s new retail park has been further
Bicester retail park decision set for October
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
THE deferred decision on plans for Bicester’s new retail park has been further delayed until October. If approved, it could see a retail park built off the Oxford Road, including Next, Marks & Spencer and one other retailer, plus three restaurants... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Fears that housing would harm importance of sitePLANS to build homes on the Blenheim Palace estate would harm the World Heritag
Fears that housing would harm importance of site
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 days ago
PLANS to build homes on the Blenheim Palace estate would harm the World Heritage site, a leading conservation organisation has said. The International Council on Monuments and Sites (Icomos) has objected to a planning application for a housing... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Fears that housing would harm importance of sitePLANS to build homes on the Blenheim Palace estate would harm the World Heritag
Fears that housing would harm importance of site
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
PLANS to build homes on the Blenheim Palace estate would harm the World Heritage site, a leading conservation organisation has said. The International Council on Monuments and Sites (Icomos) has objected to a planning application for a housing... Read more
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Independent
Second Battle of Blenheim? Plan to build 1,200 houses on the estate causes uproarNow, though, a second battle of Blenheim is brewing, over plans by the estate t
Second Battle of Blenheim? Plan to build 1,200 houses on the estate causes uproar
Independent / Posted 11 days ago
Now, though, a second battle of Blenheim is brewing, over plans by the estate to build 1,200 homes on its land. And the modern populace appeared to have secured a major advantage against the development: UN backing. The International Council on... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Villagers pitch in to raise £30k and get superfast broadbandVILLAGERS have clubbed together to raise thousands of pounds for superfast broa
Villagers pitch in to raise £30k and get superfast broadband
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 days ago
VILLAGERS have clubbed together to raise thousands of pounds for superfast broadband after being overlooked by the government. Blackthorn, near Bicester – population about 320 – was among the five per cent of the county failed to benefit from the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Obituary: Ann Bonner was a tireless and passionate champion of BanburyFormer mayor of Banbury Ann Bonner has died at the age of 62. The Banbury town
Obituary: Ann Bonner was a tireless and passionate champion of Banbury
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Former mayor of Banbury Ann Bonner has died at the age of 62. The Banbury town councillor, Cherwell district councillor and grandmother-of-two was described as a “tireless worker” by her colleagues, and “passionate” by her family. During her time... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Councils under fire for series of data breachesPEOPLE’S personal data was breached 13 times in four years by councils in Oxfor
Councils under fire for series of data breaches
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 days ago
PEOPLE’S personal data was breached 13 times in four years by councils in Oxfordshire, with one employee sacked. In one case at Oxford City Council an employee was dismissed after it was discovered they had accessed a relative’s benefit claims. In... Read more
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Oxford Mail
£6.5m community building taking shapeTHE new multi-million pound community building being built in Bicester’s town c
£6.5m community building taking shape
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 days ago
THE new multi-million pound community building being built in Bicester’s town centre is beginning to take shape with all five storeys now in place. The £6.5m addition to Pioneer Square will house Cherwell District Council’s Bicester office, a new... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Petition calls for development to be scrappedAN ONLINE petition calling for the scrapping of the controversial Woodstock Eas
Petition calls for development to be scrapped
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 days ago
AN ONLINE petition calling for the scrapping of the controversial Woodstock East development has been launched. Entitled ‘Save Woodstock! Say No to 1200 More Houses’, the petition first appeared on Tuesday and has attracted more than 100... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Retail park objections will be addressedA DECISION on plans for a new Bicester retail park at a site already dubbed “a
Retail park objections will be addressed
Oxford Mail / Posted 20 days ago
A DECISION on plans for a new Bicester retail park at a site already dubbed “a traffic blackspot” has been deferred for developers to address objections. The proposal would see a retail park built off the Oxford Road, including Next, Marks & Spencer... Read more
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Oxford Mail
District council will monitor laughing gas banA SPATE of young people taking the legal high laughing gas has led Cherwell Dis
District council will monitor laughing gas ban
Oxford Mail / Posted 22 days ago
A SPATE of young people taking the legal high laughing gas has led Cherwell District Council to closely monitor Lambeth which banned the substance. MP for North Oxfordshire Victoria Prentis said the risks were “alarming” and urged the public to... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Family battle to keep George close to Banbury George Parish and fellow campaigners outside Banbury Town Hall celebrating suc
Family battle to keep George close to Banbury
Banbury Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
George Parish and fellow campaigners outside Banbury Town Hall celebrating success in the fight to keep the Horton General Hospital's acute services. Banbury folk hero George Parish, the man who led the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Kidlington care home plans approvedPlans for a 70-bed care home that were deferred last month have now been approv
Kidlington care home plans approved
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 23 days ago
Plans for a 70-bed care home that were deferred last month have now been approved. At a Cherwell District Council planning committee meeting yesterday 11 councillors voted in favour of the home, focused on elderly people with dementia. Applicants... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Kidlington care home plans approvedPlans for a 70-bed care home that were deferred last month have now been approv
Kidlington care home plans approved
Oxford Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Plans for a 70-bed care home that were deferred last month have now been approved. At a Cherwell District Council planning committee meeting yesterday 11 councillors voted in favour of the home, focused on elderly people with dementia. Applicants... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Council to decide on Bicester retail site plansA COMMUNITY group’s survey has found the majority of Bicester residents would w
Council to decide on Bicester retail site plans
Oxford Mail / Posted 25 days ago
A COMMUNITY group’s survey has found the majority of Bicester residents would welcome larger clothing brands to town. BicesterTAG (Traffic Action Group) carried out a survey of 338 people and found more than 220 of them would welcome larger brands... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Bicester Retail Park decision set to be madeINADEQUATE parking and overdevelopment are among reasons given for objections t
Bicester Retail Park decision set to be made
Oxford Mail / Posted 26 days ago
INADEQUATE parking and overdevelopment are among reasons given for objections to a new retail park in Bicester. A decision is set to be made on plans for a Bicester Retail Park which would include Next, Marks and Spencer and one other retailer, plus... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Manor house boss considers an appealA DIRECTOR of a manor house refused permission to hold more functions there, fo
Manor house boss considers an appeal
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 27 days ago
A DIRECTOR of a manor house refused permission to hold more functions there, following residents’ objections, is considering an appeal. Oxford Programs Ltd, which owns Yarnton Manor Estate, hoped a permanent premises licence would be granted,... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Manor house boss considers an appealA DIRECTOR of a manor house refused permission to hold more functions there, fo
Manor house boss considers an appeal
Oxford Mail / Posted 27 days ago
A DIRECTOR of a manor house refused permission to hold more functions there, following residents’ objections, is considering an appeal. Oxford Programs Ltd, which owns Yarnton Manor Estate, hoped a permanent premises licence would be granted,... Read more

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