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A community newspaper for the town of Chipping Norton

Vacancy on Chipping Norton Town Council

There is a vacancy on the Town Council as Gordon Brown has ceased to be a councillor. For an election to be triggered, 10 electors need to log a request at WODC by 12 June. Otherwise the Council may co-opt … Continue reading

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Ever fancied making a scare-crow?

Can you make a scare-crow? Now is your chance!   Team Anna’s competition to find the very best scare-crow to protect their newly planted sunflowers on William Fowler allotments closes on Saturday. It’s one one their many fun ways of … Continue reading

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Out today – Chippy News May Edition – Free Newsheet

FREE IN SHOPS OR DOWNLOAD NOW! Please click here to download the latest Chippy News. It’s a free 4 page ‘Lockdown’ edition, with reports on how the Town is rallying round and finding new ways to work and play! There’s … Continue reading

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Mobile Covid-19 Testing in Chippy

As of today, the Government has expanded its testing for Covid-19. It is now open to: – anyone who has coronavirus symptoms and a) has to leave home to go to work or b) is over 65. Members of all … Continue reading

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Covid-19: Zipround links volunteers with those in need

Alongside local support like TheChippyLarder, Mary’s Meals, the Foodbank, and Age Concern Highlands, you can get help with home deliveries and other tasks via the community website Zipround. This was set up in Chippy by Tim Hammond, to connect those … Continue reading

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Covid-19 Update: Local Bus Changes

From 5 April all Stagecoach S3 services will run to and from Oxford Rail Station. Also during the day they will alternate between going direct and via Charlbury. The Charlbury buses will leave Chippy earlier than the direct ones – … Continue reading

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Covid-19 Update: Do you need support?

Support for Extremely Vulnerable – If you or someone you know in Chippy has been identified as extremely vulnerable by the NHS there is a dedicated helpline 01993 861077 (8.30am – 8pm weekdays, 9am – 5pm weekends). This is the … Continue reading

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