Beckley and Stowood, Oxfordshire

South Oxfordshire District Council has opened its public consultation on the Local Plan until 18th February at 5 p.m.

This plan has added 4 new Strategic Development Sites in the Green Belt around Oxford, including Wick Farm and Lower Elsfield in our Parish. As well as taking this land out of the Green Belt and building 1,100 houses on it a bypass road is to be built across this site from the junction of the Elsfield Road with the ring road to the A40 between Sandhills and Forest Hill.

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Parish Councillors in South Oxfordshire are required to register their interests in accordance with their code of conduct, effective from 1 July 2012.

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May 7th resulted in the re-election of Cllrs Cox, Rust, Scott & Soanes. Cllr Marsh did not stand for a second term, and the Parish Council would like to thank Clare very much for all her hard work over the last 5 years. If any parishioner is interested in taking up the Councillor position vacated by Clare please let the Clerk know by close of play on Wednesday 13th May, one applicant has already indicated a wish to take on the role. Co-option onto the Parish Council will be agreed at the Parish Council meeting on Thursday 14th May.