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This is Oxfordshire
Oxford City Centre's only pet shop to close after nearly 70 yearsin and have a cup of tea and a chat, and occasionally, when their pets have pas
Oxford City Centre's only pet shop to close after nearly 70 years
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
in and have a cup of tea and a chat, and occasionally, when their pets have passed away, they come for support." In 2012 Oxford City Council proposed to increase rents by up to 70 per cent but it was met by a backlash from traders. After a... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford City Centre's only pet shop to close after nearly 70 yearsin and have a cup of tea and a chat, and occasionally, when their pets have pas
Oxford City Centre's only pet shop to close after nearly 70 years
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
in and have a cup of tea and a chat, and occasionally, when their pets have passed away, they come for support." In 2012 Oxford City Council proposed to increase rents by up to 70 per cent but it was met by a backlash from traders. After a... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Oxford on the up - city could see rise in taller buildings to battle housing crisisLittlemore, Headington and Summertown as they consider new developments of six
Oxford on the up - city could see rise in taller buildings to battle housing crisis
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
Littlemore, Headington and Summertown as they consider new developments of six and seven storeys. Mr Hollingsworth said Oxford City Council staff will be at several events over the next five weeks to get people's views on what Oxford should look... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford on the up - city could see rise in taller buildings to battle housing crisisLittlemore, Headington and Summertown as they consider new developments of six
Oxford on the up - city could see rise in taller buildings to battle housing crisis
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Littlemore, Headington and Summertown as they consider new developments of six and seven storeys. Mr Hollingsworth said Oxford City Council staff will be at several events over the next five weeks to get people's views on what Oxford should look... Read more
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Al.com
Oxford Kronospan plant expanding, hiring up to 200state all worked extremely well with us and it was an easy decision," said Tim
Oxford Kronospan plant expanding, hiring up to 200
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
state all worked extremely well with us and it was an easy decision," said Tim Pack, Kronospan's chief financial officer. Oxford City Council President Steven Waits said the company approached city officials about five to six months ago about the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Planning applications for £2.2m flood alleviation scheme in Marston submittedsubmitted for a £2.2m flood alleviation scheme that will reduce the flood risk
Planning applications for £2.2m flood alleviation scheme in Marston submitted
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
submitted for a £2.2m flood alleviation scheme that will reduce the flood risk to 110 properties in Northway and Marston. Oxford City Council gained funding from Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership Local Growth Fund (£600,000) and the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Development advisers for Oxpens site appointed by City Councilheart of Oxford's west end have been appointed. Oxford West End Developments L
Development advisers for Oxpens site appointed by City Council
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
heart of Oxford's west end have been appointed. Oxford West End Developments Ltd (OXWED), a joint venture company owned by Oxford City Council and Nuffield College, has appointed JLL and Bidwells. OXWED has found more than 11 acres of land for a... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Planning applications for £2.2m flood alleviation scheme in Marston submittedsubmitted for a £2.2m flood alleviation scheme that will reduce the flood risk
Planning applications for £2.2m flood alleviation scheme in Marston submitted
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
submitted for a £2.2m flood alleviation scheme that will reduce the flood risk to 110 properties in Northway and Marston. Oxford City Council gained funding from Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership Local Growth Fund (£600,000) and the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Development advisers for Oxpens site appointed by City Councilheart of Oxford's west end have been appointed. Oxford West End Developments L
Development advisers for Oxpens site appointed by City Council
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
heart of Oxford's west end have been appointed. Oxford West End Developments Ltd (OXWED), a joint venture company owned by Oxford City Council and Nuffield College, has appointed JLL and Bidwells. OXWED has found more than 11 acres of land for a... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Service of remembrance for Oxfordshire's Battle of the Somme casualtiesof Oxford suffered many casualties. The Oxford Branch of the Royal Green Jacke
Service of remembrance for Oxfordshire's Battle of the Somme casualties
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
of Oxford suffered many casualties. The Oxford Branch of the Royal Green Jackets Association in conjunction with Oxford City Council are holding the service, which is open to the occasion. Lord Mayor of Oxford Mohammed Altaf-Khan will be... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Calhoun County district attorney receives award from civil rights groupRobert Bentley to fill out the unexpired term of District Attorney Joe Hubbard,
Calhoun County district attorney receives award from civil rights group
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 5 days ago
Robert Bentley to fill out the unexpired term of District Attorney Joe Hubbard, who was battling cancer. Hubbard died a short time afterwards. Among those present for the award was Hubbard's widow, Oxford city council member Charlott... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Elderly East Oxford man driving 'adapted' car around town spelling out heartfelt EU messagepeople have come up and complimented me and lots of people look at it and smile
Elderly East Oxford man driving 'adapted' car around town spelling out heartfelt EU message
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
people have come up and complimented me and lots of people look at it and smile." So far Mr Moss has not been contacted by Oxford City Council about either of the two bins, one of which is his own. The other was reportedly abandoned. He said: "I'm... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Sport England rejects funding plea for replacement rowers' boathouseLane near Donnington Bridge, is Oxford’s oldest non-university rowing club. Mr
Sport England rejects funding plea for replacement rowers' boathouse
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
Lane near Donnington Bridge, is Oxford’s oldest non-university rowing club. Mr Travis, who thanked local funders including Oxford City Council, said some of the club's 450 members would meet to discuss the "setback". He added: "The club has been... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sport England rejects funding plea for replacement rowers' boathouseLane near Donnington Bridge, is Oxford’s oldest non-university rowing club. Mr
Sport England rejects funding plea for replacement rowers' boathouse
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Lane near Donnington Bridge, is Oxford’s oldest non-university rowing club. Mr Travis, who thanked local funders including Oxford City Council, said some of the club's 450 members would meet to discuss the "setback". He added: "The club has been... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Cerebral palsy sufferer calling on council to make home a safer placeA CEREBRAL palsy sufferer who lives alone in a house she struggles to get aroun
Cerebral palsy sufferer calling on council to make home a safer place
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
A CEREBRAL palsy sufferer who lives alone in a house she struggles to get around has appealed to Oxford City Council for a home suited to her needs. Samantha Cox, who lives in a council flat in Field Avenue, Blackbird Leys, has been blighted by... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Cerebral palsy sufferer calling on council to make home a safer placeA CEREBRAL palsy sufferer who lives alone in a house she struggles to get aroun
Cerebral palsy sufferer calling on council to make home a safer place
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
A CEREBRAL palsy sufferer who lives alone in a house she struggles to get around has appealed to Oxford City Council for a home suited to her needs. Samantha Cox, who lives in a council flat in Field Avenue, Blackbird Leys, has been blighted by... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Council aiming to turbo-charge electric car use in Oxforddevelop the plan and find suitable places for the trial stations, which will be
Council aiming to turbo-charge electric car use in Oxford
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
develop the plan and find suitable places for the trial stations, which will be bought in the summer. In April this year Oxford City Council received an £800,000 grant to add an extra 100 charging stations to the city - where only 85 people... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Council aiming to turbo-charge electric car use in Oxforddevelop the plan and find suitable places for the trial stations, which will be
Council aiming to turbo-charge electric car use in Oxford
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
develop the plan and find suitable places for the trial stations, which will be bought in the summer. In April this year Oxford City Council received an £800,000 grant to add an extra 100 charging stations to the city - where only 85 people... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford United set to stay Roman Way training grounda verbal agreement to secure an extension on the site until replacement facilit
Oxford United set to stay Roman Way training ground
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
a verbal agreement to secure an extension on the site until replacement facilities, secured under BMW’s £4.9m deal with Oxford City Council, are built on adjacent fields closer to Horspath. The first team are unable to continue using the social... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Schools to lead the way tackling air pollution in Oxford as NO2 levels soarin the battle for clean air as Oxford's pollution levels rocketed again this mo
Schools to lead the way tackling air pollution in Oxford as NO2 levels soar
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
in the battle for clean air as Oxford's pollution levels rocketed again this month. A new scheme has been launched by Oxford City Council to get schools involved by measuring the air quality in their part of the city. Over the coming weeks... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Schools to lead the way tackling air pollution in Oxford as NO2 levels soarin the battle for clean air as Oxford's pollution levels rocketed again this mo
Schools to lead the way tackling air pollution in Oxford as NO2 levels soar
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
in the battle for clean air as Oxford's pollution levels rocketed again this month. A new scheme has been launched by Oxford City Council to get schools involved by measuring the air quality in their part of the city. Over the coming weeks... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Bus companies warn rush-hour traffic and pedestrianisation could lead to fare hikestowards it until they are in place." Proposals for the levy are being explored
Bus companies warn rush-hour traffic and pedestrianisation could lead to fare hikes
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
towards it until they are in place." Proposals for the levy are being explored by the county council and are backed by Oxford City Council, but city council leader Bob Price said he was against reopening Cornmarket Street to buses. He said:... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Bus companies warn rush-hour traffic and pedestrianisation could lead to fare hikestowards it until they are in place." Proposals for the levy are being explored
Bus companies warn rush-hour traffic and pedestrianisation could lead to fare hikes
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
towards it until they are in place." Proposals for the levy are being explored by the county council and are backed by Oxford City Council, but city council leader Bob Price said he was against reopening Cornmarket Street to buses. He said:... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Tributes paid by Oxfam GB colleagues to "ball of energy" Jo Cox MPis deeply shocked to hear the news. Our thoughts and sympathies are with Brenda
Tributes paid by Oxfam GB colleagues to "ball of energy" Jo Cox MP
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
is deeply shocked to hear the news. Our thoughts and sympathies are with Brendan and Jo's family at this difficult time." Oxford City Council leader Bob Price said: "I am devastated by this shocking news. MPs are very much in the public arena and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Tributes paid by "devastated" colleagues of MP and former Oxfam activist Jo Coxdevastated at the loss of our much loved and admired former @Oxfam colleague Jo
Tributes paid by "devastated" colleagues of MP and former Oxfam activist Jo Cox
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
devastated at the loss of our much loved and admired former @Oxfam colleague Jo Cox MP. Deep condolences to Jo's family". Oxford City Council leader Bob Price said: "I am devastated by this shocking news. MPs are very much in the public arena and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
MP and former Oxfam activist Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed in constituencyshocked" to hear the news, adding: "Our thoughts and sympathies are with Jo and
MP and former Oxfam activist Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed in constituency
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
shocked" to hear the news, adding: "Our thoughts and sympathies are with Jo and her family at this difficult time." Oxford City Council leader Bob Price said: "I am devastated by this shocking news. MPs are very much in the public arena and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Shock in Oxfordshire as MP and former Oxfam activist Jo Cox shot in constituencyshocked" to hear the news, adding: "Our thoughts and sympathies are with Jo and
Shock in Oxfordshire as MP and former Oxfam activist Jo Cox shot in constituency
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
shocked" to hear the news, adding: "Our thoughts and sympathies are with Jo and her family at this difficult time." Oxford City Council leader Bob Price said: "I am devastated by this shocking news. MPs are very much in the public arena and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford City forced to delay installation of 3G pitch for a yearfor construction was always going to be very tight. "We are continuing to work
Oxford City forced to delay installation of 3G pitch for a year
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
for construction was always going to be very tight. "We are continuing to work closely in partnership with our landlords Oxford City Council and we are both committed to ensuring that everything is in place to install a new top quality 3G stadium... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
New threat to Jericho Boatyard plan with £500k bridgeyou would have a re-think about whether you could afford it or whether you shou
New threat to Jericho Boatyard plan with £500k bridge
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 days ago
you would have a re-think about whether you could afford it or whether you should hold off." Original plans, approved by Oxford City Council in February last year, had only included a bridge for pedestrians and cyclists at the end of Great... Read more
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Oxford Mail
New threat to Jericho Boatyard plan with £500k bridgeyou would have a re-think about whether you could afford it or whether you shou
New threat to Jericho Boatyard plan with £500k bridge
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
you would have a re-think about whether you could afford it or whether you should hold off." Original plans, approved by Oxford City Council in February last year, had only included a bridge for pedestrians and cyclists at the end of Great... Read more
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express
Landlord is looking for a tenant but his home has a DEADLY catchshames THIS British store for 'unrealistically small' sizes Bill didn’t get pl
Landlord is looking for a tenant but his home has a DEADLY catch
express / Posted 10 days ago
shames THIS British store for 'unrealistically small' sizes Bill didn’t get planning permission from his local Oxford City Council for the sculpture and endured a six-year battle to keep it. Other than the shark, the home is a standard... Read more
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Daily Mirror
You can now live in a house with a shark sticking out of the topdropped on Nagasaki. Mr Heine didn't get planning permission for the shark and
You can now live in a house with a shark sticking out of the top
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
dropped on Nagasaki. Mr Heine didn't get planning permission for the shark and ended up having a six-year battle with Oxford City Council until the then-Minister for Environment intervened. His home is one of the most recognisable buildings... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Landlord condemns council's plans for lettings licensesOxford city council took a 6 bed HMO off a landlord back in 2012, fined him and
Landlord condemns council's plans for lettings licenses
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Oxford city council took a 6 bed HMO off a landlord back in 2012, fined him and said he was an unfit and proper person to hold a HMO licence.. The property was handed back after a year ,the council were supposed to act as the landlord and carry out... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Headington ‘Shark House’ offers tenants chance to live in iconic homeit was meant to commemorate the 42st anniversary of the atomic bomb being dropp
Headington ‘Shark House’ offers tenants chance to live in iconic home
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 11 days ago
it was meant to commemorate the 42st anniversary of the atomic bomb being dropped on Nagasaki. A six-year battle with Oxford City Council ensued after it emerged planning permission had not been granted, ending when the then-Minister for... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Oxford flies rainbow LGBT flag in tribute to victims of Orlando shootingA RAINBOW flag is now hanging alongside that of Oxford City Council at the Town
Oxford flies rainbow LGBT flag in tribute to victims of Orlando shooting
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 11 days ago
A RAINBOW flag is now hanging alongside that of Oxford City Council at the Town Hall to pledge with the victims the shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The flags in St Aldates will be at half mast until Friday as a mark of respect to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Headington ‘Shark House’ offers tenants chance to live in iconic homeit was meant to commemorate the 42st anniversary of the atomic bomb being dropp
Headington ‘Shark House’ offers tenants chance to live in iconic home
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
it was meant to commemorate the 42st anniversary of the atomic bomb being dropped on Nagasaki. A six-year battle with Oxford City Council ensued after it emerged planning permission had not been granted, ending when the then-Minister for... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford flies rainbow LGBT flag in tribute to victims of Orlando shootingA RAINBOW flag is now hanging alongside that of Oxford City Council at the Town
Oxford flies rainbow LGBT flag in tribute to victims of Orlando shooting
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
A RAINBOW flag is now hanging alongside that of Oxford City Council at the Town Hall to pledge with the victims the shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The flags in St Aldates will be at half mast until Friday as a mark of respect to... Read more
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Al.com
NGC Industries investing $26 million for Oxford expansionthe expansion. NGC uses discarded cardboard, magazines and print shop refuse to
NGC Industries investing $26 million for Oxford expansion
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
the expansion. NGC uses discarded cardboard, magazines and print shop refuse to produce gypsum board face and back paper. Oxford City Council President Steven Waits said the city "is committed to advancing the manufacturing sector." "This project... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford flies rainbow flag in tribute to victims of Orlando shootingA RAINBOW flag is now hanging alongside that of Oxford City Council at the Town
Oxford flies rainbow flag in tribute to victims of Orlando shooting
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
A RAINBOW flag is now hanging alongside that of Oxford City Council at the Town Hall to pledge with the victims the shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The flags in St Aldates will be at half mast until Friday as a mark of respect to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Oxford flies rainbow flag in tribute to victims of Orlando shootingA RAINBOW flag is now hanging alongside that of Oxford City Council at the Town
Oxford flies rainbow flag in tribute to victims of Orlando shooting
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 12 days ago
A RAINBOW flag is now hanging alongside that of Oxford City Council at the Town Hall to pledge with the victims the shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The flags in St Aldates will be at half mast until Friday as a mark of respect to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Share energy with your neighbours advises Oxford City CouncilOxford City Council is investigating how buildings that use a lot of energy cou
Share energy with your neighbours advises Oxford City Council
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 12 days ago
Oxford City Council is investigating how buildings that use a lot of energy could share methods of generating electricity and heat with neighbours to reduce the city’s carbon footprint. The £136,000 study, largely funded by the Government’s... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Share energy with your neighbours advises Oxford City CouncilOxford City Council is investigating how buildings that use a lot of energy cou
Share energy with your neighbours advises Oxford City Council
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Oxford City Council is investigating how buildings that use a lot of energy could share methods of generating electricity and heat with neighbours to reduce the city’s carbon footprint. The £136,000 study, largely funded by the Government’s... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Temple Cowley Pool housing plans unveiled by Catalyst Housingtwo houses and 16 apartments would be socially-rented and five other apartments
Temple Cowley Pool housing plans unveiled by Catalyst Housing
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 12 days ago
two houses and 16 apartments would be socially-rented and five other apartments under shared ownership. It comes after Oxford City Council agreed to sell the site for £3.5m in December 2014, despite a long-running fight by campaigners to keep... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Temple Cowley Pool housing plans unveiled by Catalyst Housingtwo houses and 16 apartments would be socially-rented and five other apartments
Temple Cowley Pool housing plans unveiled by Catalyst Housing
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
two houses and 16 apartments would be socially-rented and five other apartments under shared ownership. It comes after Oxford City Council agreed to sell the site for £3.5m in December 2014, despite a long-running fight by campaigners to keep... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
SODC leader urged to "make the right choice" over Grenoble Road housing planTHE leader of South Oxfordshire District Council has been urged "to make the ri
SODC leader urged to "make the right choice" over Grenoble Road housing plan
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 12 days ago
THE leader of South Oxfordshire District Council has been urged "to make the right choice" and allow thousands of homes to be built south of Grenoble Road in Oxford. City council leader Bob Price said John Cotton and SODC should allow homes to be... Read more
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Oxford Mail
SODC leader urged to "make the right choice" over Grenoble Road housing planTHE leader of South Oxfordshire District Council has been urged "to make the ri
SODC leader urged to "make the right choice" over Grenoble Road housing plan
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
THE leader of South Oxfordshire District Council has been urged "to make the right choice" and allow thousands of homes to be built south of Grenoble Road in Oxford. City council leader Bob Price said John Cotton and SODC should allow homes to be... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Art buffs ditch Pembroke Street for Blackbird Leys on whirlwind inspiration tour of estatesimilar could be on the cards for Blackbird Leys but it would depend on funding
Art buffs ditch Pembroke Street for Blackbird Leys on whirlwind inspiration tour of estate
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
similar could be on the cards for Blackbird Leys but it would depend on funding. The gallery is leased rent-free from Oxford City Council to the tune of about £70,000 each year. She said: "At the moment this was simply a scoping visit. We had... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Cutteslowe Park greenhouse open to visitors again after restoration by People in Actiondisabilities and learning difficulties, as well as employment and volunteer opp
Cutteslowe Park greenhouse open to visitors again after restoration by People in Action
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 13 days ago
disabilities and learning difficulties, as well as employment and volunteer opportunities. People can also buy plants and Oxford City Council, which owns the site, hopes it will become a hub for community gardening schemes. The greenhouse, which... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Five things you need to know in Oxfordshire today1. Our top story: Landlords in Oxford have warned that a new licensing scheme s
Five things you need to know in Oxfordshire today
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
1. Our top story: Landlords in Oxford have warned that a new licensing scheme set to be introduced by Oxford City Council could drive up rents even further. A draft document to be seen by councillors next month says the scheme, which aims to tackle... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Cutteslowe Park greenhouse open to visitors again after restoration by People in Actiondisabilities and learning difficulties, as well as employment and volunteer opp
Cutteslowe Park greenhouse open to visitors again after restoration by People in Action
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
disabilities and learning difficulties, as well as employment and volunteer opportunities. People can also buy plants and Oxford City Council, which owns the site, hopes it will become a hub for community gardening schemes. The greenhouse, which... Read more
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