Coronavirus Information


We will update this page with the latest updates and links to provide advice and news:

Local Covid Alert Levels - what you need to know, click here for more information 

Banbury Town Council has allocated £20,000 to help local organisations to support the local community in the battle against the coronavirus and help residents of Banbury (up to maximum of £500 per organisation).  For more information about the Emergency Battle Fund Grants, click here

Grant Applications Forms are to be completed and returned electronically to 

National Government Advice

Banbury Town Council
  - the Council has implemented the following:

  • All play areas are open
  • All annual events have been cancelled
  • Banbury Town Hall is closed.  All bookings have been cancelled

  • Officers are working, please click here for contact details

  • Cemeteries Open - funerals will continue with restrictions

  • Allotments are still Open (must keep social distancing)

Banbury Town Council's Allotment Directive (pdf file)

News from Other Agencies

Transport Information

Chiltern Railways - From Monday 6th April, they will be introducing new changes to their weekday service level.  Click here for more information 


Great Western Railways

Local Agencies offering Help and Advice
- click here (we have a separate page)

Sport England Emergency Fund - A new £20 million Community Emergency Fund, which is open now for local club and community organisations to bid for grants between £300 and £10,000  Click here for more information 


Would you like to Volunteer to help within our Community?

Oxfordshire Community & Voluntary Action are looking for volunteers, click here for more information

Midcounties Co-op are looking for volunteers to help with their Home Delivery for the isolated and vulnerable people