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Topside car park closure next week

The Topside car park will be closed overnight next Monday (30 March), and the following day (Tuesday 31 March). This is due to Oxfordshire County Council repainting the white lines there in the early hours of the Tuesday morning. The car park should … Continue reading

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Penhurst School to close in May

Chippy’s Penhurst School is to close in May, following a consultation into its future. The Banbury Guardian reports that Action for Children has taken the decision to close the school, situated on New Street. The school accommodates children and young … Continue reading

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Gym Closes For Two Weeks

From tomorrow, the gym at Chippy Leisure Centre will be closed for two weeks for refurbishment. A temporary gym has been established in the studio and one of the squash courts, which will have an impact on squash bookings and … Continue reading

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Penhurst Closure Proposed

After months of rumour, Action for Children this morning formally announced its proposal to close Penhurst School. The residential school, on New Street, supports profoundly disabled children and young people, but currently only looks after around 15 children. Barbara Street, … Continue reading

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More on maternity unit closure

Further to our previous post, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust is not saying what has happened to prompt the closure of Chippy’s maternity unit, but stories, including on a Chippy Mums’ Facebook page, include rumours of midwives being fired or … Continue reading

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