Here’s my weekly round-up of local news for 21 – 27 July.
A cyclist suffered head and leg injuries and was taken to hospital after a collision outside the Shell petrol station early on Tuesday morning. His injuries were said to be serious but not life-threatening.
A police operation in Northway on Monday morning resulted in 50 drivers being stopped and one car confiscated. Some bizarre and worrying examples in the brief report.
There’s talk of forming a cricket team in Marston. Contact @OldMarstonPC if you’re interested.
Friends of Quarry are considering putting in a bid for the Stansfeld Outdoor Centre, although the property is not yet on the market.
There’s been a spate of burglaries in Headington and Marston.
The Co-Wheels car sharing club has been named a Social Innovation Pioneer by corporate consultants Deloitte.
My favourite Headington-related tweet of the week:
Active posts on the Headington & Marston e-democracy forum this week:
- Smoking at JR Hospital
- Carterton/Witney bus to JR Hospital
- Fitness Classes in Piper St Scout Hall
- Headington bike hire scheme
- Satellite dish outside Tesco