Category: Local News

£1 million in rural funding

Funding of £1 million is available to support projects that create jobs, bring visitors or provide essential community services in rural Oxfordshire. Farmers, foresters, businesses and communities in rural areas can apply for up to £100,000 in grant funding under the Oxfordshire LEADER programme to support projects which create jobs, bring visitors to the area or provide essential community Read More

Good Funeral Awards 2017

Oxfordshire Humanist Celebrant Ian Willox in line for a top honour Ian Willox has been short-listed for Celebrant of the Year from hundreds of funeral celebrant nominees.  The winners will be announced at this year’s glittering Good Funeral Awards ceremony at the Porchester Hall in London on Thursday 7 September 2016. Ian Willox has been a celebrant in Read More

Cotswold Wildlife Park 2017 Photography Competition Winners Announced

Cotswold Wildlife Park is proud to announce the winners of its 2017 Photography Competition. This year’s theme was ‘Natural Instincts’ and visitors were invited to photograph any creature, great or small, from the collection of over one thousand mammals, birds, reptiles and invertebrates from all over the world. Now in its fifth year, a record Read More

Five unexpected arrivals…

Cotswold Wildlife Park debuts first Wolf cubs born in its forty-seven year history. Cotswold Wildlife Park is celebrating the birth of a litter of five Eurasian Wolf cubs – the first to be born at the Park in its forty-seven year history.  First-time parents Ash and Ember and their playful cubs can be seen in Read More