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Bringing community shops together to improve their service feature

Bringing community shops together to improve their service

By cfo-admin | 29 Oct' 15

24 people attended Community First Oxfordshire’s Community Shops Networking Meeting at Islip on Tuesday 30 June 2015. This networking meeting provid

Driving village hall improvements feature

Driving village hall improvements

By cfo-admin |

The Village Halls Adviser met with Stoke Row Village Hall Management Committee in July 2012 to discuss ways to help them modernise the existing hall-

Partnership working delivering savings feature

Partnership working delivering savings

By cfo-admin |

Community First Oxfordshire has partnered with Trust for Oxfordshire’s Environment (TOE2) to deliver the ENRICH programme. ENRICH supports community

Saving halls money on insurance premiums feature

Saving halls money on insurance premiums

By cfo-admin |

Community halls have an on-going problem finding ways to reduce costs in order to keep hiring fees at a reasonable rate. A CFO solution? Produce [&hel

Driving up community hall bookings feature

Driving up community hall bookings

By cfo-admin |

In 2013, CFO developed and launched an online Village Halls Directory. Designed to show-case village halls across Oxfordshire, the directory is search

New minibuses come to Oxfordshire feature

New minibuses come to Oxfordshire

By cfo-admin |

6 Community Transport schemes and charities will receive new minibuses as part the DfT Community Minibus Funds. In light of the increasing need to see

New Eco-buses in Cherwell feature

New Eco-buses in Cherwell

By cfo-admin |

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.