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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9:00am Wednesday 28th January 2015
THE amount of compensation claimed by Oxfordshire drivers for pothole damage more than doubled in two years.
6:45pm Wednesday 28th January 2015
SNOW is no longer expected to hit the majority of the county tomorrow morning.
5:52pm Wednesday 28th January 2015
Travellers left the Waitrose site in Botley Road today after being handed a 24-hour eviction notice.
5:49pm Wednesday 28th January 2015
THE jury in the trial of Jake Blakeley will continue considering its verdict on Tuesday.
4:30pm Wednesday 28th January 2015
THERE are delays of up to 40 minutes on rail services between Oxford, Worcester and Hereford this afternoon due to a person being hit by a train between Moreton-in-Marsh and Kingham.
1:19pm Wednesday 28th January 2015
Tesco Metro in Bicester will close on April 4.