The county is the top area in the country for community activism, a report shows.
The report by Co-operatives UK has analysed how many ‘local run’ enterprises – such as where people buy and run community businesses – there are in the country.
In Oxfordshire, 9,000 people have invested in 10 community share schemes, raising £5m in total.
It includes schemes such as Cultivate Oxfordshire and the Osney Hydro Lock Scheme.
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8:55pm Wednesday 6th May 2015
TRAVELLERS have set up camp in Bicester this evening.
5:02pm Wednesday 6th May 2015
DRIVERS are experiencing heavy delays on the roads leaving Oxford, with many stuck in standstill traffic.
1:49pm Wednesday 6th May 2015
FOUR people have been arrested after a man was left with a fractured eye socket after an attack in Bicester.
11:52am Wednesday 6th May 2015
THE number of voters who reported not receiving postal ballots in Oxford West and Abingdon has risen to 150.
10:51am Wednesday 6th May 2015
The five-star Randolph hotel damaged by a major fire last month has re-opened.
9:00am Wednesday 6th May 2015
POSTAL voters were yesterday still waiting for their ballot papers less than 48 hours before polling opens in the General Election.