News published February 2023
Local businesses vote to renew Banbury Business Improvement District
Banbury town centre businesses have voted in favour of renewing their Business Improvement District (BID), thereby securing an additional £820,000 of investment for Banbury over the next five…
Council standing tall after LGA review
An independent review of Cherwell District Council as a standalone authority for the first time in a decade, has heralded it as a leader of place, with big ambitions and a track record of delivering.
Council welcomes latest report on renters’ reforms
Cherwell District Council has welcomed progress in the Renters Reform Bill following the latest House of Commons Committee report.
Low carbon police building comes a step closer
Thames Valley Police could be reimagining the way it carries out its technical operations after a proposal to build a new technical services building was granted planning permission.
Communities can royally celebrate thanks to local grant scheme
Local communities to benefit from a £45,000 grant scheme that will allow residents to come together to celebrate the coronation of His Majesty King Charles III later this year.
Taxi driver fares poorly in court
An unlicenced taxi driver has received a custodial sentence for road traffic and fraud offences following a council prosecution.