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Oxford Direct Services completes work for Persimmon Homes

18th September 2019
  •          Direct experience of working with the Highways Authority speeds process for the developer

Oxford Direct Services (ODS) has assisted Persimmon Homes, one of the UK’s most successful housebuilders, with Section 38 and 278 highway works at its development site on Cumnor Hill over the

Working hard to have a fun fair

6th September 2019

St. Giles’ Fair might be one of the oldest and most prestigious in the country - but there is much work that goes unseen which brings the tradition to life for Oxford.

Oxford Direct Services (ODS) is contracted by Oxford City Council's events team to take care of preparations for the fair. ODS deploys a range of

Partnership boost for Oxford park and rides

3rd September 2019

Parking and riding in Oxford became even easier from 1 September when all five city sites come under one management arrangement.

Oxford City Council took over the operational management – through its trading arm Oxford Direct Services - of Oxfordshire County Council’s Thornhill and Oxford Parkway (formerly Water

Work begins on Museum of Oxford redevelopment

27th August 2019

This week Oxford Direct Services began work on the first phase of redeveloping the Museum of Oxford, removing a dividing wall and stripping out set dressing that currently covers the original walls and windows.

The redevelopment project

The £3.2m project will create an award-winning museum

ODS secures Green Flag status for six parks

7th August 2019

Oxford Direct Services (ODS) has secured another year of Green Flag status for all six currently accredited parks and open spaces it looks after on behalf of Oxford City Council.

The awards, which recognise the best green spaces throughout the country, have been given to Blackbird Leys, Bury Knowle, Cutteslowe

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