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New Eco-buses in Cherwell feature

New Eco-buses in Cherwell

By cfo-admin | 29 Oct' 15

Rural entrepreneur builds a business case for a new eco-bus operation to take on subsidised bus routes. A techno-centric entrepreneur based in the Bar

Driving community projects in deprived areas feature

Driving community projects in deprived areas

By cfo-admin | 28 Oct' 15

Community First Oxfordshire has been engaged as project lead on a multi-stakeholder team on a regeneration initiative at Reynolds Way, South Abingdon.

Best practice in place-making feature

Best practice in place-making

By cfo-admin |

In 2015, Community First Oxfordshire was commissioned by Cherwell District Council to undertake a Social and Community Infrastructure Study. Essentia

Neighbourhood Planning in your community feature

Neighbourhood Planning in your community

By cfo-admin |

Across Oxfordshire, towns and villages are rising to the Neighbourhood Planning challenge. Across Oxfordshire, towns and villages are rising to the Ne

From ORCC to Community First Oxfordshire feature

From ORCC to Community First Oxfordshire

By cfo-admin | 9 Sep' 15

Celebrate with us at our re-launch and find out more about Community First Oxfordshire’s future plans At our recent agm ORCC agreed to change ou

VAT on community building refurbishments – a ‘tax on voluntary effort’ feature

VAT on community building refurbishments – a ‘tax on voluntary effort’

By cfo-admin | 9 Aug' 15

The National Village Halls Forum says volunteers should not have to fundraise to pay VAT bills on improvement work to charity run community facilities

Helping communities answer the question ‘which plan should we do?’ feature

Helping communities answer the question ‘which plan should we do?’

By cfo-admin | 9 Jul' 15

60 participants from 31 Oxfordshire communities came to a planning workshop on 15 July at Steventon village hall. The main concern among participants