E-scooter trial in Oxford extended to March 2022

Voi E-scooter trial in Oxford extended to March 2022

Residents and visitors to Oxford can continue to hire e-scooters as the trial has been formally extended by four months from its original end date of 30 November 2021 to 31 March 2022.
A Primary School in Oxfordshire

School closures in Oxfordshire due to COVID-19

While all schools have their arrangements for contacting parents and carers, here’s a list of reported school closures in Oxfordshire due to coronavirus (COVID-19).
The bus network changes to expect across Oxfordshire in the New Year

The bus network changes to expect across Oxfordshire in the New Year

This follows a detailed review of the Oxfordshire bus network by Oxfordshire County Council with the major operators, including Oxford Bus Company and Thames Travel.
Roll-out of electric vehicle (EV) charging points in county’s car parks

Roll-out of electric vehicle (EV) charging points in county’s car parks

Following the installation of the first park and charge EV hub at Bicester’s Cattle Market car park in May, the locations of the remaining 19 sites have been announced.
Broad Meadow consultation results are in. What’s next for Broad Street?

Overwhelming support for Broad Meadow in consultation results.

Oxford’s residents have expressed overwhelming support for the initiative introduced by the City Council over the summer.
New report highlights poverty and inequality challenges in our local communities

New report highlights poverty and inequality challenges in our communities

The report, published by the Diocese of Oxford, tells the story of poverty and inequality in a wide range of community and church contexts across the Thames Valley region.
Didcot Powerhouse Fund launched to sustain local community organisations

Didcot Powerhouse Fund launched to sustain local community organisations

The fund will attract donations from companies, grant bodies and philanthropists, and it will dispense grants to organisations working on the ground in the Didcot community.
Oxford’s Remembrance Sunday Service 2021 in pictures

Oxford’s Remembrance Sunday Service 2021 in pictures

On 14 November 2021, The Lord Mayor of Oxford, in partnership with the Oxford City branch of the Royal British Legion, hosted this year’s Oxford’s Remembrance Sunday Service at the Memorial in St Giles’.
Redevelopment of East Oxford Community Centre set for approval

Redevelopment of East Oxford Community Centre set for approval

The council’s scrutiny committee will be reviewing the request to make sure the council has a strong plan to deliver benefit to the community for the investment.
Construction gets underway at Oxford University’s Life and Mind Building

Construction underway at Oxford University’s Life and Mind Building

The building represents the largest building project ever undertaken on behalf of the university and will be its biggest teaching and research facility.