Police recruitment UP in Thames Valley

219 new Police Officers have been recruited in the Thames Valley as part of the first tranche of the Government's drive to deliver 20,000 additional police officers.

Banbury announced as a Fibre First town

Residents and businesses in Banbury are set to benefit from ultrafast fibre broadband after network provider Openreach confirmed the town will be included in the next tranche of their Fibre First programme.

A pay rise for public sector workers

We’ve announced that almost 900,000 public sector workers, including doctors, teachers and police officers, will see above-inflation pay rises.

Horton scrutiny body granted expanded remit

Powers for local Councillors to scrutinise plans concerning the future of the Horton General Hospital have been strengthened after Conservative-led Oxfordshire County Council agreed to revise the scope of the Horton Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Horton HOSC).