Monthly Archives: August 2014

Brand new September edition out now!

The September edition of Chippy News is now out in all the usual outlets across town. We focus this month on housing targets for our area, with 1450 new homes being forecast between now and 2029, in edition to those … Continue reading

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Local Plan: public exhibition to be held at Town Hall

A public exhibition will be held at the Town Hall next Monday (1 September) to detail the district council’s plans for Chippy’s future, as set out in its Local Plan. As covered by Chippy News previously, the consultation period for the Local … Continue reading

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New benches to remember two of Chippy’s honorary citizens

Today, two new benches were installed in the centre of Chipping Norton to remember two of our town’s honorary citizens. The benches, on the high street in front of Sainsbury’s, commemorate Rob Evans, who died last year, and Mike Howes, … Continue reading

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New housing at Kingham causes contamination concerns

A planning application has been submitted to build 16 houses on land south of Church Street in Kingham – but there is concern about what they would be built on.  The proposal has, as the Cotswold Journal reported this week, … Continue reading

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Applications for grants close on 1 September

The town council has asked us to remind people that the closing date for applications for grants for voluntary bodies is on 1 September. Application forms are available from the Guildhall – you can either get one in person, or … Continue reading

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Advert: Property to let to local resident

The Chipping Norton Welfare Charity (charity no 238991) has asked us to let readers know that one of its properties, 1 Dickenson Court, is now available to let. It is a two bedroomed property, and applications for the tenancy for … Continue reading

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More homes for Chippy: have your say on our town’s future needs

West Oxfordshire’s consultation on its long awaited Draft Local Plan is now underway and residents have until 19 September to have their say. The Draft Plan proposes to increase the target for new housing to be built in the district … Continue reading

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