The consultation is now completed. Many thanks to all the many people who took part. The Steering Committee have analysed the feedback and held discussions with interested parties in order to amend the Draft Plan. The results were brought to the Forum Annual General Meeting on October 2nd.
The Headington Neighbourhood Forum’s Draft Plan was published on Sunday 31 May 2015. It can be viewed and discussed at the Headington Hub (125 London Road) on the next six Saturdays, 10 am to 4 pm (until July 11th).
The Character Assessments of Headington done in conjunction with the Draft Plan can be found here.
All aspects of the draft plan are up for discussion on on any of these days but there will be a focus on one particular area of the draft plan, as follows:
∗ 6th June Amenities & Green Spaces
∗ 13th June Character & Identity
∗ 20th June Housing
∗ 27th June Education
∗ 4th July Business & Retail
∗ 11th July Transport
Oxfordshire County Council is asking for the views of residents, workers and visitors to Headington on proposals to improve travel in and around the area.
PLEASE NOTE: This is not part of the Neighbourhood Plan consultation. It is an Oxfordshire County Council consultation.
See the OCC website for details.
The consultation starts on Friday 3rd July and will end on Friday 7th August 2015. Exhibitions will be held as follows:
Friday 3rd July, 13:00 – 20.00 – St Anthony’s of Padua, 115 Headley Way, Oxford
Saturday 4th July, 10:00 – 16:00 – New Marston Primary School, Copse Lane, Oxford
Thursday 9th July, 13:00 – 20:00 – Wood Farm School, Titup Hall Drive, Oxford
Saturday 11th July, 10:00 – 16:00 St. – Andrew’s Primary School, London Road, Oxford
The Headington Neighbourhood Forum’s Draft Plan was published on Sunday 31 May 2015. It can be viewed on the Forum’s stand at the Headington Festival and on the Draft Plan webpage.
The Headington Festival Weekend was such a success last year, that it is going to be even bigger and better this year!
At the festival the Headington Neighbourhood Forum will be consulting on its Draft Plan for Headington.
There are also competitions in the Headington shopping area in the week leading up to it.
A number of Headington shops are supporting an “Odd One Out” competition for children to take part in, and there will be a “Where in Headington Centre?” competition for adults.
Details and entry forms will be distributed to shops in the shopping area.
A multitude of events at Oxfordshire Art Weeks 9-17 May 2015. Check out the Headington events here.
The next Forum Meeting on 27th April 2015 will consider the draft plan previously circulated to Forum members by email.
Oxford City Council’s “Chart of the Month” website for March 2015 shows the pattern of occupations in Oxford obtained from the Census 2011 data. At that time the total was almost 100,000.
Headington Hill Park is one of the major open spaces in the Headington Neighbourhood Forum area and a new group to support the park has been formed by volunteers.
More details from Marie Power on power_marie(at)hotmail.com (replace (at) with @ – this is to confuse automatic email address scanners)
The annual membership fee is £3 (a suggested minimum) and one can join by sending a cheque or cash to David Colbeck, Treasurer, 17 London Place OX4 1BD, including a note of your name and contact details. Cheques should be made out to: Friends of Headington Hill Park. You can also donate/join by BACS.
The next Forum Meeting Tuesday 10th February 2015 in the Board Room, Oxford Brookes University. See the POSTER.
The Headington Neighbourhood Forum carried out a consultation with residents and other stakeholders in Headington over the summer of 2014. The consultation was designed to offer suggestions on the important issues affecting Headington and to ask for respondents’ views.
The consultation took the form of a leaflet, distributed to homes in Headington, and was also available on this website and as an online survey.
The Results of the Consultation are now available on the Consultation 2014 page of this website.