All News

410 items found, showing page 6 of 35

Chipping Norton Swimming Pool

Council to explore options to improve the local leisure, health and wellbeing offer for residents

West Oxfordshire District Council will be conducting a study to look at the leisure services within the district and how the council can help improve the health and wellbeing of residents.

LOCAL PLAN-4

New Local Plan takes shape with next steps agreed

West Oxfordshire District Council’s Executive has agreed the next stage of developing the district’s new Local Plan, with further consultation taking place in late summer this year. 

Kilkenny Park

Cherished local amenity improvements agreed

Kilkenny Lane Park in Carterton, which receives 100,000 visitors a year, will undergo improvements and maintenance work later this year, as the Executive at West Oxfordshire District Council approve over £80,000 of Section 106 funding for the works. 

Chipping Norton Leisure Centre to undergo roof improvements

Chipping Norton Leisure Centre to undergo roof improvements

The green light for essential roof improvements at Chipping Norton's popular leisure centre was given by the Council’s Executive last week. The investment in the new roofing will ensure the facility remains fit-for-purpose for decades to come.

RALEGH1

Council Announces Transfer of Ownership of Playparks to Witney Town Council

West Oxfordshire District Council is delighted to announce the beginning of the process to transfer ownership of several playparks to Witney Town Council. The move aims to enhance the management and development of these cherished community spaces, ensuring their continued improvement for the residents of Witney and West Oxfordshire.

3. Hero Graphics Local Plan1024 1

West Oxfordshire District Council adopts new approach to developer contributions

West Oxfordshire District Council has put forward its ‘Developer Contributions Supplementary Planning Document’ for adoption at Full Council in July. The document outlines how developer contributions will mitigate the impact of new housing development in the district. 

WODC Council Chamberc refit

West Oxfordshire District Council chamber to be updated to make new community space

West Oxfordshire District Council is due to refit its Council Chamber as part of its ongoing approach to improve accessibility to local residents, improve services and make the council operations more efficient.

Community Activity Grant

West Oxfordshire District Council launch second phase of cost of living community grant

West Oxfordshire District Council is relaunching its Community Activity Grant scheme, aimed at providing support to not-for-profit community groups in West Oxfordshire who are working to support residents through the ongoing cost of living crisis.

Children walking to school

Witney and Chipping Norton focus for air quality survey

West Oxfordshire District Council wants residents’ views on air quality and how we manage it in Witney and Chipping Norton. We would like to hear what you think of the measures that we believe will improve the quality of the air we breathe, via a survey that will run from Monday 5 June to Friday 14 July 2023.   

Pride Flag 2023

West Oxfordshire District Council flies the flag for Pride Day 2023

West Oxfordshire District Council is flying the Pride flag on its Council buildings at Woodgreen in Witney to celebrate Pride Day 2023.

Alliance Agreement 2

Alliance administration to continue at West Oxfordshire District Council

The alliance in control of West Oxfordshire District Council have reaffirmed their commitment to working in partnership to lead the council ahead of the Annual General Meeting next week where official council roles are voted in.

Local Plan 2023 logo

West Oxfordshire District Council issue consultation report for Local Plan

West Oxfordshire District Council (WODC) has released a consultation summary report for its emerging Local Plan, following a 6-week public consultation held from August to October last year. The consultation was designed to give people an early say on what key issues they would like the new Local Plan to address.