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August 2020 – Key Messages

10th August 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, Green Initiatives, News

Bicester Vision partners consider and debate the Local Plan consultation in a special event dedicated to consultation. Breakout sessions discuss; Biodiversity & Recreation; Housing, Transport and Infrastructure; Town Centre, Heritage and Business Space. COVID-19 has brought about change and the town centre needs to adapt to this in a balanced way whilst retaining the charm,…

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Photo by Gong Xi, Bicester

July 2020 – Key Messages

7th July 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News, Uncategorised

Bicester Vision will be working with OXLEP and Local Authorities looking at how best to support economic recovery and provide assistance to those facing redundancy. Bicester Vision and Bicester Chamber will be holding a webinar on 19 August 2020, 10 am-12 pm, to discuss the Cherwell Local Plan. Bicester Vision and Cherwell District Council will…

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Photo by Gong Xi, Bicester

June 2020 – Key Messages

14th June 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News, Uncategorised

Community spirit Bicester has been overwhelming during the pandemic, enabling great things to be achieved. Environmental benefits have been seen as a result of COVID-19 and work is underway to carry these benefits forward for the future. Volunteer force – It is to be hoped the volunteer force amassed in the last few months can…

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Illustrations by Grae Laws

May 2020 – Key Messages

10th May 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News, Uncategorised

Bicester Vision volunteers continue to support the Salute The NHS initiative. Bicester Vision operations, including Board/Partnership meetings, continue during the crisis. Bicester Vision will be looking to future recovery in the ‘Forward To Work’ Partnership meeting on 4 June via Zoom and open to all Supporters.

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April 2020 – Key Messages

12th April 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

Bicester Vision’s Partnership Manager will provide a specialist COVID-19 literate Business Support/Advice service, signposting businesses to appropriate help available. Bicester Vision Board agrees subscription holiday for all Bicester Vision members until Q3. Bicester Vision’s incorporation as a Community Interest Company is now complete and the organisation commences bidding to bring additional funding to Bicester.

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Support from Business Representative Organisations and Trade Associations

6th April 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

The Government is working closely with Business Representative Organisations and Trade Associations to support the national response to coronavirus, including ensuring messages from Government are heard by all businesses and that business voices are heard by Government. Below is a list of organisations you can speak with to get advice. Many of these websites also…

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Identifying Potential Growth Centres Across Great Britain

1st April 2020 | Business, News, Uncategorised

Ever the optimists in business and employment, Bicester Vision CIC was buoyed to read the latest report on Identifying potential growth centres across Great Britain from the Connected Places Catapult. Oxford and Cambridge were identified as two of the best performing cities and large towns; Oxford being particularly strong in Patents, Trademarks, University Innovation, Business…

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Self-employment Income Support Scheme

27th March 2020 | Bicester Vision, Business, News

The Self-employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) will support self-employed individuals (including members of partnerships) whose income has been negatively impacted by COVID-19. The scheme will provide a grant to self-employed individuals or partnerships, worth 80% of their profits up to a cap of £2,500 per month. HMRC will use the average profits from tax returns in 2016-17,…

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