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Chippy Girls Wear Bras!

No, that shouldn’t be news – but these are not your normal bras. A group of Chippy women are to don their specially-decorated bras to walk 26 miles in aid of charity. The girls – including teachers, nurses and students … Continue reading

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Be Flood Aware, Says Ambulance Service

The illustration to this article shows that Chippy is no stranger to severe weather – but now our local ambulance service has issued severe weather guidance to help people during the current spell of wet and windy weather. South Central … Continue reading

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Your Museum Needs You!

Chipping Norton Museum of Local History is a real asset to our town – an Aladdin’s cave of artefacts and documents that chart the history of Chippy, situated in the centre of town at 4 High Street. But, like any … Continue reading

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Cornish Road plan approved – despite town objections

West Oxfordshire District Council has approved plans for new houses and flats on Cornish Road – despite the town council objecting to the development. Permission has been granted with nine conditions – which include no new houses being occupied before … Continue reading

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S.O.S: Saving Our Station

The Town Council is to look at ways in which Chipping Norton Police Station could be saved for community use. The police station is due to close in 2015, and there has been speculation that its Victorian building, on the … Continue reading

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Toilet troubles over for time being

Chippy Mayor Mike Tysoe has been in touch with an update to the problems that have caused the public toilets outside the Town Hall to be closed. Apparently, the toilets have now been reopened, as the cause of the leaking … Continue reading

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Town council says “no” to Cornish Road housing

The Town Council is to object to a planning application to build five houses and four flats on a site on Cornish Road. The application for the development, proposed by Cottsway Housing, is registered with WODC under number 14/0020/P/FP. It … Continue reading

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