Banbury Charlbury Business Community Eynsham Business Network Carterton Chamber of Commerce Watlington District Business Partnership Monument Park Chalgrove Bicester and District Chamber of Commerce Kidlington Wake Up To Woodstock Thame First The Henley Partnership Goring Business Network Wallingford in Business Didcot Abingdon Wantage and District Chamber of Commerce Faringdon Chamber of Commerce Chipping Norton Witney Chamber of Commerce Oxford City & Suburbs Burford Chamber of Trade Shrivenham Neighbours
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Founded as a network of Oxfordshire’s chambers of commerce,  OTCN (The Oxfordshire Town Chambers Network) now covers town chambers, business parks, shopping centres, business networking events and other membership organisations and business groups across Oxfordshire.


BUSINESS NEWS

Strategic Economic Plan for Oxfordshire Draft – revised following public consultation.

We have published the third iteration of the Strategic Economic Plan 2016. The SEP can be downloaded here.
There is a new grant scheme under DEFRA’s Great British Food Campaign targeting ‘Food Tourism’. Full details of the scheme are here – projects can apply for £5,000 - £25,000.

Applications close 26 September 2016.
 
Velocity have launched their capital grant scheme, which is eligible for businesses in Cherwell. It can provide up to 25% expenditure for equipment, ranging between £5,000-£50,000.  Details here   Created by Real Business, sponsored by Amazon and supported by the CBI, The Amazon Growing Business Awards are the UK’s most established and respected recognition of SME and entrepreneurial success.
Details here.     Nominations close 23rd September 2016
 
Get your business online for just £1.

You get a .uk domain name, a one-page website, a professional email address, business detail submission, and lots of other goodies.  Details here.
  Marketing support.

OBS is offering a series of workshops to give eligible Oxfordshire based SMEs the information and training they need to develop a successful marketing strategy.  Details here.
 
OTCN are proud to support O2i.

Our schools need the knowledge, expertise and experience of businesses to inspire young people. A new website has been launched - click here. Please get involved. If you would like to know more you can contact us here.
 
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International Retail and Business Opportunities....
For the most current opportunities please click here.
 
If you would like support or grants for your business, please click here.
 

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