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Snow plough spotted in action!

News team member Roger Sinclair snapped Mayor Mike Tysoe in action on The Leys earlier – good to see the snow plough in action! (And yes, that IS a car that has skidded on the ice that can be seen … Continue reading

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Be a part of the Snow Patrol!

Could you volunteer to drive the Quad Bikes for Chipping Norton’s winter snow patrol? Mayor Mike Tysoe is holding a training session at 10am this Sunday (21 December). If you are interested please call Mike on 01608 643028, or just … Continue reading

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Mayor “furious” over grit bin vandalism

Chippy mayor Mike Tysoe has been in touch with Chippy News, saying that he is “furious” about the issue of salt and grit from the town’s bins being tipped over, wasting the contents. He told us: “Winter is on its … Continue reading

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First snowfall of 2013!

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Icy Weather Driving Tips

Temperatures will struggle to rise above freezing both today and tomorrow – and with windchill, it will feel more like -4, according to the Met Office. The last few days have seen freezing fog, frost and ice that, off the … Continue reading

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Seasonal Snow Hits Town

You can tell it must be approaching Christmas when Sainsbury’s starts playing seasonal muzak (rather loudly) in store and the market today is full of wrapping paper and cards – although, in all fairness, the supermarkets have been full of … Continue reading

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Chippy escapes worst of the weather

Chippy seems to have escaped the worst of the weather over the past week, with relatively few problems being reported. Some teachers had to leave schools early last week, due to fears about being able to get home, and there … Continue reading

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