Media release issued on behalf of Oxford City Council Labour Group on May 7th 2018

It came to our attention late on Thursday 3rd May that Councillor Ben Lloyd-Shogbesan had shared material, posted by other organisations and individuals, on his Facebook site, which both he on reflection and the leadership of the Oxford City Council Labour Group consider inappropriate and incompatible with Oxford Labour Party values.   Cllr Lloyd-Shogbesan, who is one of two Councillors representing Lye Valley on Oxford City Council, took down his Facebook site on Friday 4th May and it is no longer active.   Continue reading

Oxford City Council Leader Condemns Tory Government Treatment of the Windrush Generation

Ahead of responding formally to an address to Council tonight about the Windrush anniversary, Cllr Susan Brown, Leader of Oxford City Council, called the treatment of the so-called Windrush generation and their families: “a shameful episode for which the Prime Minister personally needs to accept responsibility along with her Conservative and Lib Dem coalition colleagues who supported a change in the law in 2014 which has directly led to this situation.” Continue reading

Portuguese MP joins the election trial in Littlemore

    On Sunday 15th April Oxford Labour welcomed the distinguished Portuguese MP, Paulo Pisco, to the campaign trail in Littlemore as he joined Labour members and supporters to rally support for Tiago Corais, the Labour candidate in the ward. Continue reading

Oxford Stadium Report

Oxford Labour Councillors welcomed the findings of a new report about the future of the Oxford Stadium, which could pave the way for a return of speedway and greyhound racing at the historic venue. Continue reading

Manifesto Launch Press Release

Shadow Secretary of State for Housing , John Healey, MP joins Oxford Labour to launchits election manifesto for the local city council elections Today (Tuesday March 27) Shadow Secretary of State for Housing, John Healey MP is in thecity to kick off Oxford Labour’s City Council election campaign and the launch of its newmanifesto, committed to making Oxford a fairer place of opportunity for everyone. Continue reading

Small Business Saturday

Anneliese Dodds MP, Labour Councillors, candidates, and activists, supporting local businesses.  Continue reading