Tag Archives: Witney

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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Chippy voters make their views clear at the hustings

Last night saw a new event in 21st century Chipping Norton politics – the election hustings. Following similar events in Witney and Charlbury, our town saw the parliamentary candidates from the main parties take their seats in the town hall … Continue reading

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Come to the election hustings!

Chipping Norton is holding its own hustings-style election debate next week. All the main parties putting up candidates for Witney MP at the General Election will be represented at the public debate, which takes place on Wednesday 15 April in … Continue reading

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High-speed broadband arrives in town

David Cameron has this week “welcomed” the arrival of high-speed broadband in Chipping Norton – although not all of the town apparently has it yet. BT has stated that the technology has been rolled out to more than 2,600 premises … Continue reading

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