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Guy Wall in Tory win at district council elections

Guy Wall is Chipping Norton’s new district councillor on West Oxfordshire District Council. After yesterday’s district council elections, the results were: Guy Wall (Conservatives): 1782 votes Sian O’Neill (Labour): 887 votes Jim Stanley (UKIP): 309 votes Richard Averill (Green): 273 … Continue reading

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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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Will you be able to have your say? Deadline approaches for registering to vote

There are only six days left to register to vote, and West Oxfordshire District Council is urging people to do so before the 20 April deadline. To vote at the general, district council and town council elections on 7 May, … Continue reading

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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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Have you received your poll card?

This week, election poll cards are being posted to all West Oxfordshire residents who have registered to vote at the local and general elections on Thursday 7 May. Residents should receive their poll cards by Friday 10 April and West … Continue reading

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WODC approves Walterbush Road housing development

West Oxfordshire District Council (WODC) has approved plans for a 228-home housing development between Walterbush Road and Burford Road, subject to legal agreements. As we previously reported, the proposal, submitted by Archstone and Bellway Homes, is for 228 houses, to be built on fields … Continue reading

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WODC freezes council tax again

West Oxfordshire District Council has frozen its part of the council tax for the fifth year running, after setting its budget for 2015/16. In detailing its budget, the council says it has delivered “for the first time, a truly sustainable financial … Continue reading

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