Oxford City Council interested in bee app

April 17, 2018 by  

Oxford City Council is talking about giving a contract to the creators of a bee app.

The bee app has the potential to track swarms of bees and it can enable beekeepers to get to the [Read more]

More electric car chargers coming to Oxford

March 15, 2018 by  

Oxford City Council is poised to upgrade its provision of chargers for electric vehicles.

The change in the policy of the council is related to a funding shift made by central government. Air pollution is on the agenda because of [Read more]

Mowgli Street Food gets space in Oxford’s Westgate

February 14, 2018 by  

Mowgli Street Food is moving into Oxford’s Westgate Centre within the next few weeks.

Mowgli is a chain of Indian eateries which will soon have an Oxford-based outlet. Cookery book writer Nisha Katona launched the enterprise a few years ago. The former barrister has [Read more]

Expansion of Oxford housing plan revealed

January 8, 2018 by  

Oxford City Council (OCC) has backed an ambitious housing plan near the A40.

The decision of the council means that more than 40 additional homes will be created. Brochure printers in Oxford may be used to [Read more]

Oxford’s Cornmarket boosted by Magdalen Street

December 14, 2017 by  

Trade in Oxford’s Cornmarket is being lifted by the performance of retail outlets in Magdalen Street.

Retail analyst Graham Jones works as a spokesperson for a group of local traders. Jones explained that [Read more]

Oxford’s Westgate Centre may boost its neighbours

November 15, 2017 by  

The Westgate Centre in Oxford could stimulate businesses outside its boundaries.

The Swan & Castle is located opposite the shopping centre. The owners of the public house have witnessed [Read more]

Details announced for 2018 OX5 run

October 23, 2017 by  

The organisers of a five-mile charity run for Oxford Children’s Hospital have revealed that the next event will take place at Blenheim Palace on Sunday 25th March 2018.

The event was initially established to finance the hospital building, which sees around [Read more]

Swan School makes progress towards 2019 opening

September 17, 2017 by  

A school vital to prevent a lack of placements in Oxford has reached a significant target.

Swan School, scheduled to open its doors in Marston in 2019, has reached an agreement with [Read more]

Oxford school wants permanent dance space

August 18, 2017 by  

A school in Oxford has asked for a permanent dance space, similar to that at Pineapple Dance Studios. The school is currently jumping between venues based in Blackbird Leys.

Some 150 Mersey Jam dancers, along with [Read more]

Oxford retail centre gets green light for £60m redevelopment

July 17, 2017 by  

Planning permission has been granted for a half-a-century-old Oxford retail centre to undergo redevelopment.

NewRiver intends to [Read more]

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