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Re-opening the High Street Safely
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Bicester in Bloom
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Welcome to Beautiful Bicester,

Created and managed by Bicester Chamber of Commerce “Beautiful Bicester” aims to become the “must visit” place for information about our town. Our priority is to support our community and its businesses helping them to grow and thrive. The challenge will be to both prepare for a safe and healthy future whilst keeping ahead of the latest developments as we adjust to a new and brighter future for everyone.

Thanks to a successful bid from the 'Re-opening the High Street Safely Fund' the focus will be to enable Bicester to build resilience post Covid and transition to a phase of renewal and growth. We wanted to encourage a sense of pride in our town, where the whole community can play their part to keep Bicester as a special and inviting destination. 

Paraphrasing John F. Kennedy’s famous address which served to inspire children and adults to see the importance of civic action and public service and to contribute in some way to the public good.

'Ask not what Bicester can do for you – ask what you can do for Bicester

There are so many inspiring stories about how the Bicester community has come together to make a difference during the recent times of crisis.

Salute the NHS - Packed and distributed over a million balanced and nutritious meal boxes to over 50 hospitals across the UK with the help of over 800 local volunteers at Bicester Heritage's Hanger 113. Set up By Ron Denis (of Formula 1 fame) with help from Tesco, Yodel and many others.

Alchester Medical Group and Montgomery House Surgery -Vaccinated over 10,000 Bicester residents, supported by hundreds of local volunteers and continue to deliver this vital service over and above normal duties. 

Bicester BUG (Bike Users Group) started delivering books purchased from local retailer Coles Bookshop by bicycle, demonstrating that there are environmentally friendly  and healthy ways to shop.

Xi 'Eddy' Gong used his I phone to take over 1000 photographs of a Bicester never previously seen in the hush of lockdown and more recently as it re-awakens with a burgeoning market culture and highlighting some of the unsung heroes in our town.  He has championed the new localism by encouraging residents to make use of what is available on their own doorstep and has promoted over 100 local businesses on Facebook. Eddy has kindly given his permission for us to use his images on this site and you can view a selection of the Best of Bicester images on our gallery

These are just 4 amazing initiatives that embody the community spirit that exists in Bicester and why we are so proud of our town and its residents.

Many of us have been working from home, shopping locally and enjoying our daily exercise in the surrounding countryside that has benefitted from reduced levels of pollution. Now, as we start to emerge from lockdown 3.0, we hope that the community maintains its support of high street and its businesses and continues to embrace some of the learnings and joys that have emerged from adversity.  The Value of voluntary work, Getting active, Helping others, Being creative and above all Respect and Kindness.

 

Stay Local, Shop Local

Razor Barber Shop

Razor Barber Shop

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Taste of Poland

Taste of Poland

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Green

Bicester Green

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Bodyshop

Bicester Bodyshop

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Travis Perkins Builder Merchant

Travis Perkins Builder Merchant

BIcester, Oxfordshire
O'Gormans Ltd

O'Gormans Ltd

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Cristal E Services ltd

Cristal E Services ltd

Brethertons Solicitors

Brethertons Solicitors

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa

Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Wools

Bicester Wools

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Tree Services

Bicester Tree Services

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Jack Evans Fresh Grimsby Fish

Jack Evans Fresh Grimsby Fish

Bicester, Oxfordshire
NOC Courier Services

NOC Courier Services

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Rightsource Solutions Ltd

Rightsource Solutions Ltd

Launton, England
BSC Fitness

BSC Fitness

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bowen in Motion

Bowen in Motion

Bicester, Oxfordshire
BCOS - Bicester Choral & Operatic Society

BCOS - Bicester Choral & Operatic Society

Bicester, England
Alchester Tiles

Alchester Tiles

Bicester, Oxfordshire
CR Welding and Fabrication

CR Welding and Fabrication

Bicester Concert Band

Bicester Concert Band

BIcester, Oxfordshire
Oxford Arts Collective

Oxford Arts Collective

Bicester, England
The Granite House

The Granite House

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Toymaster Bicester

Toymaster Bicester

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Shangri-La Domestic and Commercial Cleaning Limited

Shangri-La Domestic and Commercial Cleaning Limited

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Phoenix Dog Grooming

Phoenix Dog Grooming

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Oxford Mart

Oxford Mart

Bicester, Oxfordshire
STO Express

STO Express

Bicester, Oxfordshire
OxBeauty

OxBeauty

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Copper Kitchen

Copper Kitchen

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Foodbank

Bicester Foodbank

Bicester, Oxfordshire
S&H coffee shop & gifts

S&H coffee shop & gifts

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Applegreen Petrol Station

Applegreen Petrol Station

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Cherwell Crime Partnership & Pubwatch Bicester

Cherwell Crime Partnership & Pubwatch Bicester

Bicester, England
Andy's Barber Shop

Andy's Barber Shop

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Caravan & Leisure

Bicester Caravan & Leisure

Toolstation

Toolstation

Bicester, Oxfordshire
The Trigger Pond

The Trigger Pond

Bicester, Oxfordshire
A Plan Insurance

A Plan Insurance

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Krissy's Ear Clinic

Krissy's Ear Clinic

BICESTER, OXFORDSHIRE
Short Stays

Short Stays

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Local

Bicester Local

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Tiles and Fireplaces Ltd

Bicester Tiles and Fireplaces Ltd

Bicester, Oxfordshire
The Tythe Barn

The Tythe Barn

Bicester, Oxfordshire
The Pizza Boys Bicester

The Pizza Boys Bicester

Bicester, Oxfordshire
AMT Accounting Ltd

AMT Accounting Ltd

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Chris A'Court Communications

Chris A'Court Communications

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Millennium Dragon

Millennium Dragon

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Kidzzoo Indoor Soft Play

Kidzzoo Indoor Soft Play

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Whitley Stimpson Ltd

Whitley Stimpson Ltd

Bicester, Oxfordshire
PT Foods Ltd

PT Foods Ltd

 

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