Tag Archives: Oxfordshire County Council

Petition for HGV ban

As covered in this month’s Chippy News, local resident and Conservative WODC candidate Guy Wall decided to take action after learning that Oxfordshire County Council appeared to have taken the action to ban HGVs through Chippy out of its latest Transport … Continue reading

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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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Resurfacing of Walterbush Road to start on 2 March

The long awaited resurfacing of Walterbush Road is to start on 2 March. The kerbing and footway will be the first to be resurfaced, starting on 2 March, with the works due to take two weeks. The road will still … Continue reading

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Castle View users – move your cars and boats now!

Residents of Spring Street and other streets close to Castle View received letters on Thursday this week warning them that the car park would be sealed off on Monday 24 November. The site, left empty for years by Oxfordshire County … Continue reading

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“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

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More flats to be built in Chippy’s Baptist Church?

The Baptist Church on New Street has asked West Oxfordshire District Council for permission to create eight two-bedroom flats within the church – but no car parking is planned. The church has been under hoarding for some time, after permission was granted … Continue reading

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Walterbush Road work to take place tomorrow

What Oxfordshire County Council terms “carriageway patching” will take place on Walterbush Road tomorrow. The works will take place at the top end of the road, between the Hailey Avenue and Hailey Road junctions. They are due to start at … 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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Roadworks on The Leys start today

Oxfordshire County Council is to start repair work to the surface of The Leys today. Work is scheduled to last for four days, and will cause some disruption, particularly around the junction with Cross Leys.

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WODC fights for Chippy rural bus services

West Oxfordshire District Council is to send a ‘strong’ message to Oxfordshire County Council regarding the future of rural bus services in our area. Following the county council’s decision to hold a consultation exercise into future provision of subsidised services … Continue reading

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