Tag Archives: West Oxfordshire

David Cameron holds on to Witney

 The results of the General Election are still coming in, but the Witney constituency count has finished – and David Cameron has kept his seat, receiving over 35,000 votes – an increase of just over 1,000 from 2010. Labour’s Duncan … 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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Council gears up for extra festive waste and recycling

West Oxfordshire District Council has asked residents to look out for changes to bin collection dates and to recycle as much as possible over the festive season. Collection crews are gearing up for their busiest time of year and WODC is encouraging … 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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Have your say on our town’s Neighbourhood Plan

The full draft of Chippy’s Neighbourhood Plan is now out for public consultation. As detailed in the new edition of Chippy News, Chipping Norton Town Council has published this plan to set out policies that they say will support sustainable … Continue reading

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More homes for Chippy: have your say on our town’s future needs

West Oxfordshire’s consultation on its long awaited Draft Local Plan is now underway and residents have until 19 September to have their say. The Draft Plan proposes to increase the target for new housing to be built in the district … Continue reading

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Euro election: Tories win, UKIP second in West Oxfordshire

The results of the European election in West Oxfordshire have been announced. The Conservatives came first, UKIP second, and Labour third. Labour were just ahead of the Green Party, who pushed the Lib Dems into fifth place. The full results … Continue reading

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