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This is Oxfordshire
Funeral to be held for man whose body lay undiscovered for seven months in Blackbird Leys homewill be remembered at the service on Monday (25/7) at Oxford Crematorium. Fami
Funeral to be held for man whose body lay undiscovered for seven months in Blackbird Leys home
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 13 hours ago
will be remembered at the service on Monday (25/7) at Oxford Crematorium. Family members were tracked down on behalf of Oxford City Council by genealogists Finders International and have since taken charge of funeral arrangements. Serious... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Funeral to be held for man whose body lay undiscovered for seven months in Blackbird Leys homewill be remembered at the service on Monday (25/7) at Oxford Crematorium. Fami
Funeral to be held for man whose body lay undiscovered for seven months in Blackbird Leys home
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
will be remembered at the service on Monday (25/7) at Oxford Crematorium. Family members were tracked down on behalf of Oxford City Council by genealogists Finders International and have since taken charge of funeral arrangements. Serious... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Residents fight plans to build flats next to Tesco in Abingdon Road"It would just be crazy madness having a development like that so close to a ho
Residents fight plans to build flats next to Tesco in Abingdon Road
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
"It would just be crazy madness having a development like that so close to a house." The plans, which will be decided by Oxford City Council, include three one-bedroom and six two-bedroom contemporary flats with 12 car parking spaces, on land... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Residents fight plans to build flats next to Tesco in Abingdon Road"It would just be crazy madness having a development like that so close to a ho
Residents fight plans to build flats next to Tesco in Abingdon Road
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
"It would just be crazy madness having a development like that so close to a house." The plans, which will be decided by Oxford City Council, include three one-bedroom and six two-bedroom contemporary flats with 12 car parking spaces, on land... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Barton 2020 vision: Plans unveiled for £8m regeneration of estatethe estate, the Oxford Mail can reveal. Underhill Circus could be bulldozed an
Barton 2020 vision: Plans unveiled for £8m regeneration of estate
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
the estate, the Oxford Mail can reveal. Underhill Circus could be bulldozed and rebuilt as part of proposals from Oxford City Council to make major changes to the estate. Forty six blocks of flats, including those in Stowford and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Barton 2020 vision: Plans unveiled for £8m regeneration of estatethe estate, the Oxford Mail can reveal. Underhill Circus could be bulldozed an
Barton 2020 vision: Plans unveiled for £8m regeneration of estate
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
the estate, the Oxford Mail can reveal. Underhill Circus could be bulldozed and rebuilt as part of proposals from Oxford City Council to make major changes to the estate. Forty six blocks of flats, including those in Stowford and... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Progress continues with plans for a fourth stand at Oxford United's Kassam Stadiumover plans for a temporary fourth stand at the Kassam Stadium. It is expected
Progress continues with plans for a fourth stand at Oxford United's Kassam Stadium
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
over plans for a temporary fourth stand at the Kassam Stadium. It is expected that the club will submit an application to Oxford City Council shortly for a 735-seater stand, to remain for a minimum of three seasons, after appointing supplier Arena... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Progress continues with plans for a fourth stand at Oxford United's Kassam Stadiumover plans for a temporary fourth stand at the Kassam Stadium. It is expected
Progress continues with plans for a fourth stand at Oxford United's Kassam Stadium
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
over plans for a temporary fourth stand at the Kassam Stadium. It is expected that the club will submit an application to Oxford City Council shortly for a 735-seater stand, to remain for a minimum of three seasons, after appointing supplier Arena... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Cabbies celebrate double win in Oxfordnews for us and our customers. "We were very concerned about the safety of Ube
Cabbies celebrate double win in Oxford
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
news for us and our customers. "We were very concerned about the safety of Uber and whether its drivers would abide by Oxford City Council's regulations. "Their goal is to close down all the other companies and they would have disrupted the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Cabbies celebrate double win in Oxfordnews for us and our customers. "We were very concerned about the safety of Ube
Cabbies celebrate double win in Oxford
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
news for us and our customers. "We were very concerned about the safety of Uber and whether its drivers would abide by Oxford City Council's regulations. "Their goal is to close down all the other companies and they would have disrupted the... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Unitary reshaping put on hold for nowleader of Oxfordshire County Council, James Mills, leader of West Oxfordshire D
Unitary reshaping put on hold for now
Banbury Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
leader of Oxfordshire County Council, James Mills, leader of West Oxfordshire District Council, Bob Price, leader of Oxford City Council and Barry Wood, Leader of Cherwell District Council, said: “With a new Prime Minister and new Secretary... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Council U-turn could allow taxis use of new Westgate link road in Oxfordapprove the measures before an impassioned speech by taxi driver and COLTA secr
Council U-turn could allow taxis use of new Westgate link road in Oxford
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
approve the measures before an impassioned speech by taxi driver and COLTA secretary Sajjad Khan and a letter submitted by Oxford City Council. Both argued that the city's black cabs were vital for vulnerable people, children and late night... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Council U-turn could allow taxis use of new Westgate link road in Oxfordapprove the measures before an impassioned speech by taxi driver and COLTA secr
Council U-turn could allow taxis use of new Westgate link road in Oxford
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
approve the measures before an impassioned speech by taxi driver and COLTA secretary Sajjad Khan and a letter submitted by Oxford City Council. Both argued that the city's black cabs were vital for vulnerable people, children and late night... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Family of Oxford City managing director found dead 'overwhelmed' by messages of comfortthing to him in whatever he did. "Everything he did was for the good of the fo
Family of Oxford City managing director found dead 'overwhelmed' by messages of comfort
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
thing to him in whatever he did. "Everything he did was for the good of the football club." Referee and deputy leader of Oxford City Council Ed Turner said he devastated by the loss of a "lovely man" that the city as whole owes a great deal. He... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Family of Oxford City managing director found dead 'overwhelmed' by messages of comfortthing to him in whatever he did. "Everything he did was for the good of the fo
Family of Oxford City managing director found dead 'overwhelmed' by messages of comfort
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
thing to him in whatever he did. "Everything he did was for the good of the football club." Referee and deputy leader of Oxford City Council Ed Turner said he devastated by the loss of a "lovely man" that the city as whole owes a great deal. He... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Barton's job fair could become annual event after latest event hailed successon the calendar. Training Consultant Martin Ousley, from Barton, helped organi
Barton's job fair could become annual event after latest event hailed success
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
on the calendar. Training Consultant Martin Ousley, from Barton, helped organise the event along with charity Aspire, Oxford City Council, the Barton Community Association and Job Centre Plus. He said: "It would be great for the job fair to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Barton's job fair could become annual event after latest event hailed successon the calendar. Training Consultant Martin Ousley, from Barton, helped organi
Barton's job fair could become annual event after latest event hailed success
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
on the calendar. Training Consultant Martin Ousley, from Barton, helped organise the event along with charity Aspire, Oxford City Council, the Barton Community Association and Job Centre Plus. He said: "It would be great for the job fair to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Football club for disadvantaged youngsters has council funding cutyears ago, offering evening kickabouts to children for just £1. But the social
Football club for disadvantaged youngsters has council funding cut
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
years ago, offering evening kickabouts to children for just £1. But the social enterprise, formerly funded by the hour by Oxford City Council, has had that funding cut. The group and is now facing a dramatic scale-back in the coming months. Mr... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Football club for disadvantaged youngsters has council funding cutyears ago, offering evening kickabouts to children for just £1. But the social
Football club for disadvantaged youngsters has council funding cut
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
years ago, offering evening kickabouts to children for just £1. But the social enterprise, formerly funded by the hour by Oxford City Council, has had that funding cut. The group and is now facing a dramatic scale-back in the coming months. Mr... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
New 880-pupil Swan School in Oxford delayed by at least a year+ VOTEfree school would give parents greater choice and would eventually become vital
New 880-pupil Swan School in Oxford delayed by at least a year+ VOTE
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
free school would give parents greater choice and would eventually become vital to combatting the city's expected growth. Oxford City council board member for planning Alex Hollingsworth said he sympathised with the Trust but re-iterated the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
New 880-pupil Swan School in Oxford delayed by at least a year+ VOTEfree school would give parents greater choice and would eventually become vital
New 880-pupil Swan School in Oxford delayed by at least a year+ VOTE
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
free school would give parents greater choice and would eventually become vital to combatting the city's expected growth. Oxford City council board member for planning Alex Hollingsworth said he sympathised with the Trust but re-iterated the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Last chance to air your views on shape of Oxford in 2036of a consultation on the latest Local Plan, which will outline growth until 203
Last chance to air your views on shape of Oxford in 2036
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
of a consultation on the latest Local Plan, which will outline growth until 2036. The existing one will soon expire so Oxford City Council are currently speaking to people to get as many opinions as possible. So far seven out of 11 'First... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Last chance to air your views on shape of Oxford in 2036of a consultation on the latest Local Plan, which will outline growth until 203
Last chance to air your views on shape of Oxford in 2036
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
of a consultation on the latest Local Plan, which will outline growth until 2036. The existing one will soon expire so Oxford City Council are currently speaking to people to get as many opinions as possible. So far seven out of 11 'First... Read more
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Oxford Mail
New 880-pupil Swan School in Oxford delayed by at least a yearfree school would give parents greater choice and would eventually become vital
New 880-pupil Swan School in Oxford delayed by at least a year
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
free school would give parents greater choice and would eventually become vital to combatting the city's expected growth. Oxford City council board member for planning Alex Hollingsworth said he sympathised with the Trust but re-iterated the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Organisers hail Cowley Road Carnival a success – despite shortfall in donationsspecial to see so many different colours, creeds, ages, languages, families and
Organisers hail Cowley Road Carnival a success – despite shortfall in donations
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
special to see so many different colours, creeds, ages, languages, families and friends all celebrating life together." Oxford City Council pledged its support for the festivities with a deal which will see organises handed £30,000 each year for... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Organisers hail Cowley Road Carnival a success – despite shortfall in donationsspecial to see so many different colours, creeds, ages, languages, families and
Organisers hail Cowley Road Carnival a success – despite shortfall in donations
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
special to see so many different colours, creeds, ages, languages, families and friends all celebrating life together." Oxford City Council pledged its support for the festivities with a deal which will see organises handed £30,000 each year for... Read more
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This is West Country
Could this man be your next MP?as its Prospective Parliamentary Candidate. Mr Amos, who grew up and went to s
Could this man be your next MP?
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
as its Prospective Parliamentary Candidate. Mr Amos, who grew up and went to school in Somerset, led the LibDems on Oxford City Council, is a former chief executive of the Town and Country Planning Association and was awarded the OBE for... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Dancers get crowds on their feet in Gloucester Greenflashmob, walked participants through a series of easy dance moves led by Belgi
Dancers get crowds on their feet in Gloucester Green
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
flashmob, walked participants through a series of easy dance moves led by Belgian contemporary dancer Bert Roman. Dancin' on the Green is funded by Oxford City Council and follows the 10th anniversary of the Dancin' Oxford festival earlier this ye... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sun-soaked Rose Hill extravaganza fills new community centreface painting and attractions from a bungee run to laser tag kept people of all
Sun-soaked Rose Hill extravaganza fills new community centre
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
face painting and attractions from a bungee run to laser tag kept people of all ages amused. The event was organised by Oxford City Council and GreenSquare housing association as well as being supported by the national lottery. GreenSquare's... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
New raised allotment beds in Oxford will help people with mobility problemsfrom shared water butts. There are no toilet facilities on Cripley Meadow. The
New raised allotment beds in Oxford will help people with mobility problems
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 8 days ago
from shared water butts. There are no toilet facilities on Cripley Meadow. The new beds were built thanks to help from Oxford City Council, which provided cash for the materials. They were constructed by association members "who put in many... Read more
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Oxford Mail
New raised allotment beds in Oxford will help people with mobility problemsfrom shared water butts. There are no toilet facilities on Cripley Meadow. The
New raised allotment beds in Oxford will help people with mobility problems
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
from shared water butts. There are no toilet facilities on Cripley Meadow. The new beds were built thanks to help from Oxford City Council, which provided cash for the materials. They were constructed by association members "who put in many... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Struggling football team taking gamble of financial futurewe try to keep our ear to the ground to see if there's money available." Rae H
Struggling football team taking gamble of financial future
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
we try to keep our ear to the ground to see if there's money available." Rae Humberstone, who represents Blackbird Leys on Oxford City Council, said it was "vital" to keep both teams running. He said: "The Oxford Blackbirds and Greater Leys have... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Struggling football team taking gamble of financial futurewe try to keep our ear to the ground to see if there's money available." Rae H
Struggling football team taking gamble of financial future
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
we try to keep our ear to the ground to see if there's money available." Rae Humberstone, who represents Blackbird Leys on Oxford City Council, said it was "vital" to keep both teams running. He said: "The Oxford Blackbirds and Greater Leys have... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
More activities than ever before for first summer extravaganza at new community centrewill have the chance to take party in jewellery making and there will be games,
More activities than ever before for first summer extravaganza at new community centre
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
will have the chance to take party in jewellery making and there will be games, sports and stalls. The event is hosted by Oxford City Council and GreenSquare housing association as well as being supported by the National Lottery. Mr Anderson said... Read more
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Oxford Mail
More activities than ever before for first summer extravaganza at new community centrewill have the chance to take party in jewellery making and there will be games,
More activities than ever before for first summer extravaganza at new community centre
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
will have the chance to take party in jewellery making and there will be games, sports and stalls. The event is hosted by Oxford City Council and GreenSquare housing association as well as being supported by the National Lottery. Mr Anderson said... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Popular food stall Taste Tibet given low food hygiene rating for being "too successful"for up to 600 people and I think that didn't match up with council's category o
Popular food stall Taste Tibet given low food hygiene rating for being "too successful"
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
for up to 600 people and I think that didn't match up with council's category of us as a business." The report, issued by Oxford City Council environmental health inspectors, recommended the couple limit their menu and extent of their catering or... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Popular food stall Taste Tibet given low food hygiene rating for being "too successful"for up to 600 people and I think that didn't match up with council's category o
Popular food stall Taste Tibet given low food hygiene rating for being "too successful"
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
for up to 600 people and I think that didn't match up with council's category of us as a business." The report, issued by Oxford City Council environmental health inspectors, recommended the couple limit their menu and extent of their catering or... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Calls for clarity after Cabinet bloodlettingthe chop and former Business Secretary Sajid Javid was made Communities Secreta
Calls for clarity after Cabinet bloodletting
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
the chop and former Business Secretary Sajid Javid was made Communities Secretary, giving him power over local councils. Oxford City Council leader Bob Price said Mr Javid's previous role meant he was likely to "understand the importance" of the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Old Marston pub demolition delayed again by legal talkswants to replace the Jack Russell in Old Marston with 16 flats, is still workin
Old Marston pub demolition delayed again by legal talks
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 12 days ago
wants to replace the Jack Russell in Old Marston with 16 flats, is still working out the finer details of his plans with Oxford City Council. The proposals were submitted almost a year ago and have been recommended for approval. Mr Saddique... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Old Marston pub demolition delayed again by legal talkswants to replace the Jack Russell in Old Marston with 16 flats, is still workin
Old Marston pub demolition delayed again by legal talks
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
wants to replace the Jack Russell in Old Marston with 16 flats, is still working out the finer details of his plans with Oxford City Council. The proposals were submitted almost a year ago and have been recommended for approval. Mr Saddique... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Leisure centres will be asked to replace vending machine chocolate with healthy snacksresponded: "I would have thought we don't want to wait ten years for these acti
Leisure centres will be asked to replace vending machine chocolate with healthy snacks
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 13 days ago
responded: "I would have thought we don't want to wait ten years for these actions to come in." Board vice-chairman and Oxford City Council deputy leader Ed Turner agreed and asked Ms Husband to chase an update from leisure service providers in... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Leisure centres will be asked to replace vending machine chocolate with healthy snacksresponded: "I would have thought we don't want to wait ten years for these acti
Leisure centres will be asked to replace vending machine chocolate with healthy snacks
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
responded: "I would have thought we don't want to wait ten years for these actions to come in." Board vice-chairman and Oxford City Council deputy leader Ed Turner agreed and asked Ms Husband to chase an update from leisure service providers in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Council considers replacing Mr and Mrs titles with gender-neutral term MxOxford city council said forms should include the option after a complaint from
Council considers replacing Mr and Mrs titles with gender-neutral term Mx
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
Oxford city council said forms should include the option after a complaint from a headteacher. But councillors also suggested that honorifics could be phased out completely in the future, if the decision goes ahead. Supporters believe this would... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Mr, Mrs, Miss, Ms could be scrapped by Oxford City Council as they do not include transgender peopleTITLES like Mr and Ms could be a thing of the past at Oxford City Council becau
Mr, Mrs, Miss, Ms could be scrapped by Oxford City Council as they do not include transgender people
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 17 days ago
TITLES like Mr and Ms could be a thing of the past at Oxford City Council because they are "not inclusive of transgender people". A panel of councillors said official forms should include the gender-neutral option of 'Mx' – pronounced like 'mix' –... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Mr, Mrs, Miss, Ms could be scrapped by Oxford City Council as they do not include transgender peopleTITLES like Mr and Ms could be a thing of the past at Oxford City Council becau
Mr, Mrs, Miss, Ms could be scrapped by Oxford City Council as they do not include transgender people
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 days ago
TITLES like Mr and Ms could be a thing of the past at Oxford City Council because they are "not inclusive of transgender people". A panel of councillors said official forms should include the gender-neutral option of 'Mx' – pronounced like 'mix' –... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Under-threat Blackbird Leys Credit Union could be saved by talks of another mergeroffers low-cost loans of between £500 and £2,000 to people in Blackbird Leys an
Under-threat Blackbird Leys Credit Union could be saved by talks of another merger
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 17 days ago
offers low-cost loans of between £500 and £2,000 to people in Blackbird Leys and Greater Leys, was dealt a big blow by Oxford City Council when it refused to give the service any of a requested £10,000 grant. The council's finance panel said... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Revealed: £600m plan to transform Oxford's Osney Mead industrial estateplanning approval, it hopes the 20-year project could begin by 2019. The schem
Revealed: £600m plan to transform Oxford's Osney Mead industrial estate
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 17 days ago
planning approval, it hopes the 20-year project could begin by 2019. The scheme was hailed as a “great opportunity” by Oxford City Council leader Bob Price, who called for formal plans to be presented “speedily”. A public consultation is being... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Revealed: £600m plan to transform Oxford's Osney Mead industrial estateplanning approval, it hopes the 20-year project could begin by 2019. The schem
Revealed: £600m plan to transform Oxford's Osney Mead industrial estate
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 days ago
planning approval, it hopes the 20-year project could begin by 2019. The scheme was hailed as a “great opportunity” by Oxford City Council leader Bob Price, who called for formal plans to be presented “speedily”. A public consultation is being... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Under-threat Blackbird Leys Credit Union could be saved by talks of another mergeroffers low-cost loans of between £500 and £2,000 to people in Blackbird Leys an
Under-threat Blackbird Leys Credit Union could be saved by talks of another merger
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 days ago
offers low-cost loans of between £500 and £2,000 to people in Blackbird Leys and Greater Leys, was dealt a big blow by Oxford City Council when it refused to give the service any of a requested £10,000 grant. The council's finance panel said... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Green Party to host leadership hustings in Suffolklongest serving activist having joined in 1973, a year after it was founded, an
Green Party to host leadership hustings in Suffolk
Ipswich Star / Posted 18 days ago
longest serving activist having joined in 1973, a year after it was founded, and councillor David Williams, a member of Oxford City Council. There are also seven candidates for deputy leader, of whom five have confirmed their attendance so... Read more
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