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  • Banbury Bid launches new App

    Banbury BID teams up with award-winning app provider to boost the town’s digital footprint Banbury Business Improvement District (BID) has teamed up with an award-winning town app, LoyalFree, to boost the area’s digital footprint. The initiative has been spearheaded by BID Manager, Jo Holland, to enable levy paying businesses...
  • 66 High Street Changes

    66 High Street, previously occupied by the Leeds Building Society has recently been sold by Banbury Charities to a private purchaser looking to retain and enhance the ground floor retail accommodation but in general develop a number of quality residential units within the building. White commercial advises that in...
  • July Magazine is out now!

    The July issue of Four Shires Magazine is available to purchase locally now. Between the covers this month you will find: Blakesley Show: With Blakesley Show fast approaching we preview the popular Northamptonshire event Never Say Never: Local Sports Commentator Nick Harris has released his new book and we...
  • Holiday Arts essential kit with Barry Whitehouse of the Artery

    As holiday season approaches, and indeed warmer weather for visiting the many historic places and sites we are lucky to have in the area, I thought it would be good to give you an art essentials list to make sure you have on you at all times to ensure...
  • Action for children celebrates 150 years

    As Action for Children marks 150 years of helping vulnerable children, the charity has launched a nationwide search for the descendants of some of the UK’s first children in care. The charity has released historic images from its archives of vulnerable children in Victorian Britain and is asking members...
  • New General manager for the Vanbrugh hotel

    Vanbrugh House Hotel, in the heart of Oxford, has appointed Cristina Raduica as the hotel’s new general manager. Cristina’s career in the hospitality industry began when she moved to the UK in 2012, having completed a Masters Degree in Marketing at the Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies.  Progressing from...
  • Northend Open Gardens

    Northend, Warwickshire, Sunday 30th June 2019, 11.00am to 5.00pm, Cost: £5 for adults – accompanied under 16s free. Nestled at the foot of the Burton Dassett Country Park, Northend opens its village gardens to the public on June 30. From the splendour of the gardens at The Manor House...
  • 10 Minutes with Kathy Sledge

    10 Minutes with… Kathy Sledge who will be performing as part of the Nocturne series of concerts at Blenheim Palace in June Are you able to name some highlights from your time with Sister Sledge? My best highlights are my early days with my sisters. Performing with so many iconic...
  • Oxford Technical Solutions wins 2019 Queen’s Award for Enterprise

    Bicester, Oxfordshire: Oxford Technical Solutions, the Oxfordshire-based manufacturer of high-precision satellite-aided inertial navigation systems, is delighted to announce that it has won the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise, International Trade, 2019. OxTS received the award in recognition of its outstanding export success. OxTS’s position-measuring inertial navigation systems have become...
  • ASHLEY BLAKER AND IMRAN YUSUF: PROPHET SHARING

    Two great religions. Two great comedians. The descendants of Abraham may have gone their separate ways but now stand-up comedian friends Ashley Blaker and Imran Yusuf – both stars of their own BBC shows – are joining forces in the most-unlikely double-act since Kermit and Miss Piggy (who neither...