Oxford to get half as big again with its development plan: We did not vote for this

(20th May 2020)

Community representatives have united to ask Robert Jenrick, Minister for Housing to intervene and halt the City and Cherwell Local Plans.

Our initiative is reported in the Oxford Times as 'Oxford and Cherwell Local Plans contested by Green Belt campaigners'  while the Oxford Mail Leader article (20th May) comments ' Never forget, it didn't have to be this way for our Green Belt'

Concreting Tories have declared open season on Green Belts

Giles Lewis, Chair of our Alliance highlights the political hypocrisy blighting the planning system.

POETS offer a different vision for Oxfordshire

The Coronavirus crisis and Climate emergency are an opportunity to consider the sort of society we want in  future. Many essentials of society: the NHS, secondary education for all, and many measures to protect the countryside were laid in the aftermath of world war 2.

The N Oxford Golf Club: a threatened jewel

N Oxford Golf Club is a beautiful parkland setting that has provided wonderful recreational opportunities for tens of thousands of local residents of all ages over many years. Cherwell District Council should  protect this jewel.

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