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Download the Street Tag smartphone app for free rewards

Turn your streets and parks into a giant virtual playground this autumn with Street Tag, a family-friendly game. 

The app rewards you for physical activities such as walking, running, and cycling. You can record how far you've moved by scanning virtual tags on your smartphone at various locations around the county – and then watch your totals build up.

What better way to enjoy the seasons changing, than getting out and about with Street Tag!

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COVID-19 cases on the rise

Positive cases are increasing so we're all being encouraged to keep testing , isolating and taking extra care to protect ourselves and others as the colder weather sets in.

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Let's talk digital!

We'd love to talk to you if you have views on how we can support your needs through our website, social media and other online services.

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Electric blanket safety checks

With cold weather on its way, is your electric blanket safe to use? We're offering free blanket testing next week, collected from your home.
Call 01865 895999 and select option 1 to book.

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Stop for life this Stoptober

October is Stoptober, a chance to breathe better, move more and save money. If you're ready to give up smoking, contact Oxfordshire's local stop smoking service for support and advice.

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Avoid the fuss, get the bus!

There are lots of benefits to taking the bus. Not only is it a greener way to travel, it can also be a less stressful way to get about.

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Keeping you safe and well

Get free, practical advice on how to reduce safety risks in your home and get a smoke alarm check. All only a click away. Book now

Celebrating 20 years of community action groups

Almost 100 grassroots projects are in place to help tackle climate change, involving around 80,000 people. Find out more

AJ Bell Women's Tour cycling race

The AJ Bell Women’s Tour, the premiere women’s international cycle race in the UK, is coming to Oxfordshire this Monday.  Learn more

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