Bringing colour and activity to the streets of Cherwell
Residents in Kidlington, Bicester and Banbury are discovering a range of fun, interactive pavement…
Bicester child wins AJ Bell Women’s Tour flag design competition
Bicester schoolboy Reuben Cooper, aged 10, has won this year’s AJ Bell Women’s Tour flag design competition.
Paralympic athlete helps kids get active
Children attending council-led school holiday hubs in north Oxfordshire have been treated to training sessions with a Team GB Paralympian.
Female ride leaders inspiring more women to take to two wheels
Women in north Oxfordshire are being helped to get into cycling thanks to the creation of free, female-only bike rides in Cherwell.
Olympic inspired youngsters given opportunity to train with the nation’s best
Young people in Banbury are invited to attend free weekly bike sessions this summer, aimed at improving confidence, keeping active and having fun.
Taking a walk on the wild side
Five zoo-themed walking trails are coming to Kidlington, designed to help families to explore their local area on foot, improving community connectivity and boosting physical and mental wellbeing.
Popular school holiday hubs reopen in time for the summer
Families in north Oxfordshire will once again be able to book children, aged five to eleven years old, onto council run school holiday hubs this summer.
New programme helps Oxfordshire’s vulnerable residents move more
A new county-wide programme will support hundreds of Oxfordshire residents most affected by COVID-19 to move more and protect their health and wellbeing.
Kids gearing up for re-Cycling scheme
Children in north Oxfordshire who don’t currently have a bike may soon be able ride off in style thanks to an innovative second-hand bicycle scheme.
Popular school holiday hubs return for children most in need
Primary school pupils entitled to free school meals in North Oxfordshire are offered places at two holiday hubs over Easter.
Banbury to host prestigious Women’s Tour cycling race finish 2021
Banbury residents will welcome the world’s best cyclists when the town hosts the finish of this year’s opening Women’s Tour stage on Monday 4 October it was announced today.
Don’t let COVID stop you taking control of your diabetes
Residents in Cherwell are being given all the tools to change their lifestyles and help manage their Type 2 Diabetes, even during COVID-19.
Community Nature Plan approved for future generations
An update on Cherwell’s Community Nature Plan has been approved, reaffirming a strong commitment to the natural environment for people and wildlife in north Oxfordshire.
Cherwell leads the way as Street Tag goes county-wide
A smart-phone app piloted in Cherwell, helping people to become more physically active, is being rolled out across Oxfordshire.
Virtual Festival Keeps the Creative Flame Alive!
Creativity, performance and dance will take centre stage this weekend as Bicester’s annual arts festival returns for an online edition with the theme ‘fire – keeping the flame…
Hundreds of families getting back in the FAST lane
Families in Cherwell will be able to start using their FAST cards again from Saturday (25 July), giving access to big savings on health and wellbeing activities in the district.