Author Archives: Criminal Historian

November edition of Chippy News out now!

The new November edition of Chippy News is out now, in all the usual outlets. So if you want to know the latest about the proposed ALDI store, the delayed Local Plan, the planning appeal on a housing development on … Continue reading

Image | Posted on | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in news | Leave a comment

Affected by plans for Churchill Road housing? Have your say at planning inquiry

After its plans to build 60 new houses on farmland on Churchill Road were rejected by WODC, Sharba Homes announced that it would appeal the decision. Consequently, a planning inquiry is to be held in October, and the town council … Continue reading

Posted in local people, places | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

WODC suggests new road names in Chippy

No, don’t worry – your road is not about to become Wayne Rooney Drive in honour of the World Cup. But West Oxfordshire District Council has suggested two new road names for new developments in Chippy – the development on … Continue reading

Posted in news, places | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments

Costly graffiti at town hall had no ‘witnesses’

The town council has raised concerns about petty vandalism affecting the state of the town, and a lack of witnesses willing to identify the culprits, after graffiti made at the town hall went unreported until the council’s own clerk told police … Continue reading

Posted in news, places | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Where’s the parking?”: Councillors concerned about new developments

At this week’s town council meeting, councillors expressed concern at the lack of parking provision in two proposed developments on New Street. The revised plans for the Baptist Church development increase the number of flats there to eight – but … Continue reading

Posted in news, places | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Fete at Henry Cornish Care Centre this Friday

We’ve been asked to just mention this event, which is also now on our Google map of local summer fetes.    

Posted in news, places | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment