Thriving communities | Oxfordshire County Council

Thriving communities

Thriving communities encompasses all of the work that the council does to maintain and improve local communities within Oxfordshire, from encouraging volunteering to improving internet connectivity

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Councillor Priority Fund

How to apply for a grant from the Councillor Priority Fund

Communities fund

Grants for sustainable community solutions in your area

Queens award

The highest award given to volunteer groups across the UK to recognise outstanding work

Better Broadband

Bringing superfast broadband to over 96% of homes and businesses in Oxfordshire by the end of 2018

Community-led plans

Helping communities to identify and take action on local issues and priorities.

a woman and three boys looking at a community plan

Funding for community groups

How voluntary and community organisations can find and apply for funding opportunities

Oxfordshire Together

Our proposal to change the way we deliver public services by working with town and parish councils.


Volunteers can give unpaid help to a community, a charity, local clubs or voluntary organisations.

older and younger woman

Community rights

How local communities can use the powers given to them by the Localism Act.

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