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Blitz to beautify Bure Park

Blitz to beautify Bure Park

Bicester’s Bure Park will be getting a new-year clean-up thanks to a council cleanliness campaign. Cherwell District Council will be running the first blitz of 2018 in the Bure Park area during the week beginning 22 January. It will see council street cleansing operatives taking on litter, flytipping and graffiti to get the area looking… Read More >

Council’s thirst for better bottles

Council’s thirst for better bottles

Town centre visitors wanting to keep thirst at bay can count on Cherwell District Council’s support, as the authority announces its support for a pollution-busting campaign. Cherwell has taken on the running of Refill Banbury and Bicester following the scheme’s launch in September 2017. Refill identifies businesses which offer free drinking water, via a smartphone… Read More >

Green Spaces Challenge to warm up Christmas

Green Spaces Challenge to warm up Christmas

In preparation for Christmas, Healthy Bicester is once again launching a fun and free competition for people of all ages. Residents in Bicester are invited to explore the main green areas in the town with the chance to win a Fitbit or a family swim pass for Bicester Leisure Centre. As part of the Healthy… Read More >

Christmas markets are coming to Sheep Street

Christmas markets are coming to Sheep Street

OneBicester is delighted to announce that through working in partnership with Cherwell District Council they are able to host two Christmas Markets in Sheep Street, Bicester (Town Centre). Previously markets have been held at Bicester Avenue Garden Centre. The 2017 Christmas Markets will be held on Saturday 9 December and Saturday 23 December from 10am… Read More >

Co-working venture supports Bicester business in more ways than one

Co-working venture supports Bicester business in more ways than one

Local construction company Inside Out Developments Ltd has been awarded the contract to fit out new co-working space, Perch, on behalf of Cherwell District Council (CDC). The company was selected to carry out the internal fit out of the space in Franklins House, having successfully worked with the council on the recent Graven Hill Plot… Read More >

Film Fridays

Film Fridays

There are still two great movies lined up for our Film Fridays outdoor screening series which is taking place in Garth Park, Bicester. The film Grease is showing next, on Friday, 25 August, followed by The Magnificent Seven on 1 September. Grease is a classic movie based on the long-running Broadway hit, featuring John Travolta… Read More >

Silver screen nights out at Garth Park

Silver screen nights out at Garth Park

Bicester’s Garth Park will host a series of box office classics over the last weeks of summer as Cherwell District Council announces a programme of social outdoor screenings. The council is backing the screenings through Bicester’s Garden Town status, encouraging people to make the most of social, outdoor spaces while the summer sun shines. The… Read More >

Volunteer leaders sought to activate Health Routes

Volunteer leaders sought to activate Health Routes

With all of Bicester’s Health Routes due to be completed by the end of the summer, Cherwell District Council is now looking for walking and running leaders to promote them. As a part of the Healthy New Programme, Cherwell District Council wants the Health Routes to become places where Bicester residents can exercise and socialise… Read More >

Summer challenge to enjoy Bicester’s green spaces

Summer challenge to enjoy Bicester’s green spaces

With the summer holidays on the doorstep, Healthy Bicester has come up with a challenge competition which is free and fun for all the family. Residents in Bicester are invited to explore the main green areas in the town with the chance to win a Fitbit or a family swim pass for Bicester Leisure Centre.… Read More >

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