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Neglected Chippy? A study of our town’s empty places

Chippy is a lovely place to live – it’s full of history, has its own theatre, leisure centre, schools, and lots of clubs and local organisations. But it’s not perfect. Coming into town from virtually any approach, you will see empty … Continue reading

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Motorcyclist hurt in A361 crash

A motorcyclist has been injured this morning in a crash on the A361 between Chippy and Banbury. The Bicester Advertiser is reporting here that a driver failed to stop after the collision – Thames Valley Police are looking for the individual. The accident … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day… love from Chippy News (and the Yarnbomber)

Here’s hoping you all have a lovely Valentine’s Day, whatever you’re doing, and however romantic you are!

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Experience a Chippy Christmas

This Saturday is the Chippy Christmas shopping day, organised by Experience Chipping Norton. From 10am, there will be a whole raft of activities – and you may bump into Santa (it won’t be hard to spot him wandering around town … Continue reading

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Chippy Panto Is A Gigantic Hit

A gigantic panto awaits the audience at Chippy Theatre’s Jack & the Giant. Even before the sparkly blue curtain rises the audience is immersed in a world of fun, games and laughter at the village fete of Merrytown-on-the-Wold, guessing the … Continue reading

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Councillors express support for ALDI

Chippy town councillors have expressed their support for the proposed ALDI store on Banbury Road. At this week’s town council meeting, a discussion was held about the planning application that the company has submitted to West Oxfordshire District Council – … Continue reading

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Chippy has a new town councillor

At last night’s Chipping Norton Town Council meeting, Richard Benfield was co-opted as a new town councillor. A vacancy had arisen following the resignation of Rebecca Herrin, who had moved away from the area. Six candidates put themselves forward for … Continue reading

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New Street car park closed for two days this week

The New Street car park is to close for two days this week for essential maintenance. The car park will be closed on Thursday 14 and Friday 15 November, and Oxfordshire County Council is warning that any vehicles left in … Continue reading

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ACE Centre services threatened

From Facebook: More to follow.

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Aldi in Chippy – what are your views?

Aldi has announced its plans to build a new store next to Cromwell Park, on the Banbury Road just outside Chippy town centre. A public exhibition will be held on 27 and 28 September, before any formal planning application is … Continue reading

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