Saturday, July 31, 2021
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    Cherwell Explained: Local Elections

    "Local elections will be taking place across the UK on Thursday 6th of May, with polling stations open from 7 am to 10 pm. Oxford residents (including students and EU nationals) can cast their votes for Oxford City Council, Oxfordshire County Council, and the Police and Crime Commissioner for Thames Valley. Cherwell has put together a list of 9 reasons why local politics matter."
    A diamond-shaped yellow sign saying "Liberal Democrats Winning Here" attached to a wooden fence.

    Meet the St Peter’s student running for the Liberal Democrats in...

    "I realised that actually, local politics is the most important in terms of being transformative to people's lives: things like housing, the amount of money we pay for council tax, the local services that are provided to us."

    Oxford Green Party launch manifesto for local elections

    "The party aims to provide affordable quality homes, introduce sustainable solutions for transport, rebuild the economy after the pandemic, and tackle the root causes of health inequalities in order to ‘level-up’ health across the city."

    It’s time for us to recognise the ongoing tragedies on our...

    Oxford should be ashamed of its homelessness crisis, writes Jeevan Ravindran