Important GP services meeting in Chippie tomorrow

Help Shape GP Services in North Oxfordshire An important event is taking place in Chipping Norton Town Hall on 14th November 2017 from 7.30-9pm details here People are invited to share their views on new ways to deliver primary care. This includes day to day services available at GP surgeries, pharmacies and other …

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New butchers take over from Slatters

A huge sigh of relief was heard around Chadlington with the news that the butchers shop in the village will not be closing following the Slatters’ retirement after all. Oliver Weaver, a managing partner of the renowned Patrick Strainge butchers in Bampton, will be the new manager. Chris, who worked with the Slatters for many …

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No need to buy bottled water

A new scheme called ‘ReFill’, originally pioneered in Bristol has come to Chipping Norton. Local companies in the town have signed up to refill empty bottles with clean, FREE tap water. English tap water is one of the cleanest in Europe so there is no reason not to drink it. The number of throw-away plastic …

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Charlbury Station Housing Development

West Oxfordshire District Council has relaunched plans to build a care home, affordable and self-build housing in Charlbury at Rushy Bank, near the station. They have re-advertised the application for the development near the town’s railway station after its original decision to approve it was over-ruled in July. The original application did not go ahead as …

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Do you know of anyone sleeping rough in the Chadlington area?

The Parish Council has had a request from the District Council for information about numbers of people sleeping outside in the village and surrounding areas. So if any website readers are aware of any rough sleepers, please could you let the Parish Clerk know as soon as possible. Nationally the 2016 count showed that …

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Sunday 5-a-side

Anyone who’d like to join a regular 5-a-side football session at Chipping Norton Leisure Centre on Sunday evenings should contact Martin for more details.

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Getting ready for Universal Credit

Universal Credit merges several benefits and credits into a single payment replacing a number of existing benefits and tax credits. From November, all new applications must be made through Universal Credit. The changes mean that:

  • all new applications must be done online,
  • applicants must have a bank account
  • claimants will be responsible for managing their …

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‘Muppets’ win Quiz

Nigel, the grand quizmaster reports that eleven teams battled at the first Tite Inn quiz of the 2017/18 season, musing over subjects such as ‘Science and Nature’, ‘Music’, ‘Arts and Books’ ‘Europe’ ‘Geography’ and ‘General Knowledge’. Loyal followers of the quiz, ‘The Chad Valley Muppets’ captained by Howard Rowley, won by a single point from …

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Farewell Drinks – Martin Slatter & Team

If you would like to show your appreciation to Martin Slatter and his staff for so many years of service to the village, please come to The Tite between 5pm and 6pm on Saturday 21 October to raise a farewell glass in their honour.

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OX7 Community Digital Hub

A new project for young people (16 to 24 year olds) in the town and surrounding villages who are looking for employment, education or training has opened in Chipping Norton, based at the Theatre. The project will also offer digital, workplace and life skills training to those who have left school, or are close to …

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