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Have some free compost!

From the start of May, green-fingered people in West Oxfordshire can get their hands on free compost. Over 150 bags of recycled compost will be given away by West Oxfordshire District Council at The Leys, Witney on Friday 1 May … Continue reading

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Bin stickers to help with food recycling

West Oxfordshire residents are being encouraged to recycle their food waste in a bid to increase recycling rates and divert more waste from landfill. Starting on Monday 8 December, the Council’s waste contractor, Kier, will place yellow stickers on all … Continue reading

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How to stop your recycling from disappearing

West Oxfordshire District Council (WODC) is asking Chippy residents to take action after reports of recycling blowing across the roads in recent windy weather. WODC told us, “With the recent weather, we are unfortunately losing a lot of recyclable material … Continue reading

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Christmas and New Year waste collections

A reminder that a number of West Oxfordshire District Council’s waste and recycling collections days will change over the Christmas and New Year period, starting from next week. For full information, see the WODC website, but please note that there … Continue reading

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New edition out now!

The bumper summer edition of Chippy News is now out in town, at all the usual stockists. This latest edition, which covers July and August, features the usual mix of news, sports, arts, clubs, and schools. It’s where you can … Continue reading

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Christmas Waste Collection Dates

WODC has published its Christmas and New Year waste collection dates, which may be different to the usual collection days. The usual Chippy collection day of Monday 31 December has been changed to Wednesday 2 January; and the Monday 7 … Continue reading

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WODC Approve New Greystones Recycling Centre

At last week’s Uplands Planning Sub-Committee meeting at West Oxfordshire District Council, the following decisions were made: Planning was granted for part change of use of the Greystones site on Burford Road, to create a recycling centre and alterations to … Continue reading

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