DELIVEROO is seeking delivery riders ahead of its launch in Witney next month.

Yesterday, it was announced Deliveroo had launched in Abingdon and Bicester.

The delivery service is looking for up to 50 people in those towns to become riders.

The food delivery company offers all riders free insurance and now works with 50,000 riders across the UK.

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Harrison Foster, Deliveroo’s UK regional director, said: “We’ve seen a huge demand for Deliveroo in Witney and we’re excited to be launching next month.

“We’re really excited to be creating new work opportunities for local people.

“The team is looking for people with passion, drive and who want to deliver great customer service, who are seeking the added benefit of flexible work, amongst other perks.

“Anyone who's interested should head over to our website to sign up.”