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Debate about a water supply for Bampton 1934

  • BCA - 2021.2625
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  • 1934

At a meeting in 1934 there was considerable discord and some not very pleasant behaviour between councillors all to do with getting fresh water to Bampton.

Nik Stanbridge

West Oxon residents can have say on proposed council tax rise

  • BCA - 2017.1071
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  • January 2017

Toby Morris, councillor for Resources wants locals to fill in the on-line consultation. Government funding is to be cut by £0.75m and there will be a rise in the cost of waste and recycling by £0.8m.

Bampton Community Archive

Tories lose control after 22 years

  • BCA - 2022.3954
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  • 2022

Newspaper article in Witney Gazette May 11th 2022.
The Tories lost control of West Oxfordshire after 22 years and there is Liberal-Labour-Green coalition

Janet Westman

General Election 2019 Charlotte Hoagland West Ox Lib Dem

  • BCA - 2022.3945
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  • 2019

Electoral Pamphlet for Charlote Hoagland, Witney Resident and candidate for West Oxfordshire
Charlotte lives in Witney and has a masters degree from the University of Edinburgh in Comparative Public Policy.
She previously worked Liberal Democrat Parliamentarians Lord John Thurso, Liam McArthur, and Jim Hume in both the British and the Scottish Parliaments.

Janet Westman

General Election 2019 Robert Coutts Conservative

  • BCA - 2022.3949
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  • 2019

Robert Courts Member of Parliament for Witney and West Oxfordshire in the by-election in October 2016, He was re-elected in both the 2017 and 2019 General Elections, on both occasions achieving over 55% of the vote.
In September 2020, Robert was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in the Department for Transport, with responsibility for aviation and maritime.

Janet Westman

Carterton under pressure to have 1,000 estate on western edge

  • BCA - 2022.3732
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  • spring 2014

Carterton under pressure to have a 1000 home estate on its western edge as well as 700 on the eastern side. 250 already approved for the north. 2014
250 homes have got the go-ahead to be built on the northern edge of Carterton. All run-off from Carterton comes through Bampton so all building there affects us, particularly when we have heavy rain storms.

Janet Rouse

Fight against 160 houses at the NE end of New Road 2014

  • BCA - 2022.3736
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  • 2014

West Oxfordshire District Council's deputy, Mark Booty does not believe the housing targets are achievable. Mark feels it would be more sensible for houses to be built in the south of the county where the jobs are situated. By 2031 it is said 13,200 more homes will be needed in West Oxfordshire although there is nothing to indicate that the same number of jobs will be created.

Janet Rouse

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