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South Oxfordshire District Council Local Plan 2033 gets rejected and John Cotton resigns as leader of SODC council.

South Oxfordshire District Council Local Plan 2033 gets rejected and John Cotton resigns as leader of SODC council.

 

Last week South Oxfordshire District Council rejected the emerging Local Plan 2011 to 2033 and told the cabinet to come back with revised options. The issue centered around the inclusion of the Chalgrove Airfield housing development that would see 3,000 new homes built on the existing airfield which is home to the Martin Baker ejector seat manufacturer.

The Astons Villagers Facebook Community

The Astons Villagers Facebook Community

 

This Facebook group has just launched and is for people living in the villages of Aston Tirrold and Aston Upthorpe in Oxfordshire. It’s an interactive additional channel to complement the website, village newsletter, E-news and the other great resources we already have.

Butterfly Conservation 50th Birthday on the Aston Upthorpe Downs

Butterfly Conservation 50th Birthday on the Aston Upthorpe Downs

 

 Join the Upper Thames Branch at Aston Upthorpe Downs as part of BC's 50th anniversary Conservation Day of Action. Conservation tasks will involve improving and creating habitat to help butterflies like the Grizzled and Dingy Skippers, Small Blue and Small Heath.

The Sweet Olive closure

The Sweet Olive closure

 

Our village pub and restaurant, The Sweet Olive at The Chequers is now closed until further notice. The 'ei publican partnerships' are inviting interest in running the pub. For information you can visit their website.
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