Opening of Lock 29

A fresh new retail centre has opened in Banbury. The former 30,000sq foot BHS store in Castle Quay shopping centre has been transformed into an artisan food and drink venue and vibrant cultural space thanks to the vision of Conservative-controlled Cherwell District Council.

Keith Mitchell CBE - Obituary

It is with great sadness that North Oxfordshire Conservative Association has learnt that Keith Mitchell CBE has passed away.

Start Up Loan Scheme passes 75,000 mark

The UK Government-owned British Business Bank has issued its 75,000th loan through its Start Up Loans programme, marking more than £623 million invested in small businesses across the UK since its launch in 2012.

£3.6 million for Oxfordshire’s A&E services

Accident and Emergency provision across Oxfordshire will receive a funding boost this winter after the Government announced spending of £300 million to help the NHS prepare for the approaching winter months.