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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

Oxford Mart

Oxford Mart

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Clip 'n Climb

Clip 'n Climb

Bicester, Oxfordshire
St Eves Garage Bicester

St Eves Garage Bicester

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Paterson Group Health & Social Care

Paterson Group Health & Social Care

Bicester, Oxfordshire
The Laundry Basket Bicester

The Laundry Basket Bicester

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Jacobs Plough

Jacobs Plough

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Bridal

Bicester Bridal

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Butterfly Bridal Boutique

Butterfly Bridal Boutique

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Nash's Bakery

Nash's Bakery

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Qualcare Medical Supplies

Qualcare Medical Supplies

bicester, oxfordshire
Toho 35

Toho 35

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Coffee#1

Coffee#1

Bicester, Oxfordshire
The Computer Clinic Bicester Ltd

The Computer Clinic Bicester Ltd

Bicester, England
TT Communications

TT Communications

Bicester, Oxfordshire
LEGO Wall Art Frames

LEGO Wall Art Frames

Bicester, Oxfordshire
S&H coffee shop & gifts

S&H coffee shop & gifts

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Chris A'Court Communications

Chris A'Court Communications

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Oxford Arts Collective

Oxford Arts Collective

Bicester, England
A Plan Insurance

A Plan Insurance

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Alex Goodey Communications

Alex Goodey Communications

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Spratt Endicott Solicitors

Spratt Endicott Solicitors

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Fundamentals Child Care

Fundamentals Child Care

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Grazing Ivy Events

Grazing Ivy Events

Bicester Vision

Bicester Vision

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Perch Co-Working

Perch Co-Working

Bicester, Oxon
imagex

imagex

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Boho Burrito

Boho Burrito

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Copper Kitchen

Copper Kitchen

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Whitley Stimpson Ltd

Whitley Stimpson Ltd

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Home At 96

Home At 96

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Caravan & Leisure

Bicester Caravan & Leisure

Bicester fabrics

Bicester fabrics

Bicester, Oxfordshire
AC Tree and Garden Services

AC Tree and Garden Services

Bicester, Oxfordshire
FLTR Coffee

FLTR Coffee

Bicester, England
The Old Barber Shop

The Old Barber Shop

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Caffè Vespa

Caffè Vespa

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Massimiliano Giorgeschi Photography

Massimiliano Giorgeschi Photography

Bicester, Oxfordshire
The Pizza Boys Bicester

The Pizza Boys Bicester

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Lewis’ Butchers

Lewis’ Butchers

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Cristal E Services ltd

Cristal E Services ltd

The Granite House

The Granite House

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bicester Wools

Bicester Wools

Bicester, Oxfordshire
London Rally School

London Rally School

Bicester, Oxfordshire
The Little Blue Bakery

The Little Blue Bakery

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Taste of Poland

Taste of Poland

Bicester, Oxfordshire
Farnham Jewellers

Farnham Jewellers

Coles Bookshop

Coles Bookshop

Bicester, Oxfordshire
PT Foods Ltd

PT Foods Ltd

JP Cycle Services

JP Cycle Services

Bicester, England
Bicester Vets

Bicester Vets

Bicester, Oxfordshire

 

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