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

The new £1 coin is coming.
Is your business ready? All businesses that handle cash will need to prepare for the introduction of the new £1 coin on 28th March 2017. The Royal Mint has created a website which explains how your business can be ready here.

CUBE Challenge: €1 Million Cash Prize Available for Outstanding Start-ups.

Closes 30th April 2017.
Details here.
 
The Westgate shopping centre is to officially open on 24th October 2017. Details here. Business in Oxford 2017 on 11th May 2017 at the Kings Centre will be a showcase of Oxfordshire businesses with three key enhancements to the format.  Details here.
 
IPSE is calling on the self-employed stars of today and tomorrow to tell us why they should be crowned the UK’s best independent professional and win up to £5,000 to put towards their business.  Details here. Closes 17 March 2017. The Ignite Awards, powered by Toucan and Time Inc. UK, is looking to discover exciting new businesses in the food & beverage, lifestyle, or retail sectors.

For the chance to win access to Toucan’s support Ecosystem and a 6 month support programme from Time Inc. UK, apply today. Application deadline 12 April 2017.
 
The Lloyds Bank National Business Awards is the flagship awards programme that recognises and rewards excellence across all sectors in the UK Now in our 16th year, these awards are the ones to win – any company within the UK, whether public, private or third sector can enter, regardless of size or industry. The Awards have a range of categories suited for any successful organisation to tell their story; from large private and public companies through to thriving entrepreneurial businesses, promising start-ups and established SMEs.
Entries now open. Entry deadline – 19 May 2017.
 
Calling all businesses under 2 years old!

Win a serviced office or workshop on Monument Park FREE for a year + lots of other great prizes! The Southern Oxfordshire New Business Competition (SONBC) 2017 opens this week. Applications are welcome from any new business in southern Oxfordshire, they just need to have started after 1st January 2015 and fall within the postcode catchment area.

The closing date is 28th February 2017. Details here.
 

International Retail and Business Opportunities....

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