Monthly Archives: March 2014

Talk to BBC Oxford about your town

BBC Oxford is currently in town, wanting to hear your stories and views about Chippy. The team will be in town – look out for their marquee in the market area – until around 2pm today. They’re looking for stories … Continue reading

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What’s your favourite place in Chippy?

As Chipping Norton Museum gears up for the new season, which starts next month, we’d like to build a picture of what about CHippy’s history makes it a good place to live today. So this week, we’re asking: what is … Continue reading

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Man from The Leys pleads guilty to Oxfam fraud

A Chipping Norton man has pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey to defrauding Oxfam. Edward McKenzie-Green, of The Leys, was found to have committed £64,000 of fraud by setting up false invoices for companies he had set up. The 34-year-old … Continue reading

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How to stop your recycling from disappearing

West Oxfordshire District Council (WODC) is asking Chippy residents to take action after reports of recycling blowing across the roads in recent windy weather. WODC told us, “With the recent weather, we are unfortunately losing a lot of recyclable material … Continue reading

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Chippy Girls Wear Bras!

No, that shouldn’t be news – but these are not your normal bras. A group of Chippy women are to don their specially-decorated bras to walk 26 miles in aid of charity. The girls – including teachers, nurses and students … Continue reading

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Museum to hold Volunteers’ Evening

Following our story about Chipping Norton Museum’s appeal for new volunteer help, curator Pauline Watkins has been in touch to say that the museum will be holding a Volunteers’ Evening on 10 April. So if you fancy giving your local … Continue reading

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