Victoria Prentis MP speaks out against HS2

In a Westminster Hall debate on HS2 today, Member of Parliament for North Oxfordshire Victoria Prentis made a passionate intervention against the £100 billion rail link.

Councillors urge CCG to hear obstetric unit evidence in Horton fight

As scrutiny of the decision to downgrade maternity provision at the Horton General Hospital continues, local Councillors have urged the CCG to hear evidence from other small obstetric-led maternity units before making their final decisions about the permanent future of maternity services in Banbury.

360° transformation for Banbury Skate Park

Banbury has a brand-new skate park. The £95,000 rebuild, financed by Conservative-controlled Banbury Town Council, had its grand opening at Banbury and District show today.

Cash boost for Bicester

Conservative-controlled Cherwell District Council has secured £770,000 of Government funding to further the Bicester Garden Town project.

Local election results

On Friday 3 May, local politicians gathered at Spiceball Leisure Centre in Banbury for the results of the Cherwell District and Bicester Town Council elections.