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How should council services be run in Oxfordshire?

The public has been asked for ideas and information by the independent consultants conducting a review of local government in Oxfordshire.

23 May 2016

Minor repair work on Frideswide Square tomorrow

Work to repair a very small area of damaged paving on Frideswide Square, Oxford, will take place this Saturday.

20 May 2016

Statement on “Coxit cock-up” as Cotswold and South Northamptonshire district councils drop out of unitary bid

Oxfordshire County Council's Cabinet Member for Local Government Affairs has responded to a press release titled 'District Council Leaders rule out cross-boundary unitary solution' issued today (19 May).

19 May 2016

A41 improvement work to start on 23 May

Work to significantly improve journeys in and around Bicester via the A41 will begin on 23 May.

19 May 2016

Satisfaction with adult social care in Oxfordshire on the rise

Around two-thirds of users of social care for adults in Oxfordshire are “extremely or very satisfied” with the service they receive after determined efforts to make services more personal to individuals - including scrapping 15 minute visits for personal care in 2014.

18 May 2016

Councillor Michael Waine of Bicester elected new Oxfordshire County Council Chairman

Oxfordshire County Council has elected a new Chairman for the 2016/17 council year at its Annual General Meeting.

17 May 2016

Oxfordshire County Council Cabinet to decide on long-term strategy for A40

A long term strategy to tackle congestion and transform transport on one of Oxfordshire’s most important strategic routes is to be discussed by the county council’s Cabinet next week.

17 May 2016

Update on measures being progressed to reduce the impact of bus subsidy cuts

Oxfordshire County Council is working on a series of measures to mitigate the impact of cutting all bus subsidies on July 20 including an exciting new scheme that will make more use of existing council vehicles to benefit people of all ages across the county as well as parish councils and community groups who have expressed interest in paying for an affordable, flexible door-to-door transport service.

17 May 2016

Proposals made on extra £2m of finance for children’s services

Proposals on how to spend an additional £2m to boost future provision of children’s services in Oxfordshire have been set out by the County Council.

16 May 2016
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Appeal to boost county’s fostering team during national awareness fortnight

Oxfordshire residents are being urged to consider whether they could change a child’s life by becoming a foster carer.

16 May 2016


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