Alex Meredith

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It would be uncharitable to be too disparaging about South Oxfordshire DC and Vale of White Horse DC’s combined electoral services department when they have just suffered a major arson attack.   I will therefore start by saying that I’m sure that our local authority is no worse than anywhere else. However I have heard a story recently about a local man’s attempts to register to vote which was very disappointing. Firstly, some… Read More

Another major road is about to be closed in Oxfordshire.  This time the plan is to close Steventon High Street for 10 months while the charming Victorian brickwork is  replaced with a generic modernist eyesore.   The closure will bring enormous hardship to local people and businesses, harm that could be mitigated by sensible planning and coordination. Yet, instead of reopening a disused slip-road of the A34 to relieve the pressure; Oxfordshire… Read More