About NOCA

North Oxfordshire Conservative Association (NOCA) covers the parliamentary constituency of Banbury. The constituency stretches across north east Oxfordshire, around Banbury and largely follows the Cherwell District Council boundary, with the exception of Kidlington which lies in the Oxford West and Abingdon constituency, and some small villages to the north-east of Oxford that lie in the Henley constituency.

Wonderful evening in Finmere

Over thirty supporters from across the constituency were able to attend the annual Finmere Cheese and Wine Party that was held on Saturday night. Everyone in attendance had a fantastic time and several hundred pounds were raised for our campaign fund. A huge thank you must go to Barbara and John for organising and hosting […]

MP comments further on situation in Gaza

For completeness, a copy of a speech I made in the House of Commons earlier this year when initiating a debate on the humanitarian situation in Gaza can be found here and a copy of the letter that I wrote recently to the Foreign Secretary can be found here. It seems to me that a […]

Railway BBQ – Fun in the sun!

North Oxfordshire CF were particularly fortunate to have the kind support of Adrian and Barbara Shooter, who allowed us to host an event at their property.  Guests were treated to a BBQ in the stunning grounds, and enjoyed train rides around the land.  Adrian was also kind enough to bring out some of his beautiful […]

MP writes to Foreign Secretary following public meeting on Gaza

On Thursday 24 July, North Oxfordshire MP Sir Tony Baldry held a public meeting at Banbury Town Hall to discuss the ongoing situation in Gaza. Over 170 people attended the meeting and had an opportunity to express their concerns. Following the meeting, Sir Tony has written to the Foreign Secretary to emphasise the need for […]

Launton Tennis Tournament – Sunday 7th September

This crowd favourite is back again this year, with grateful thanks to Harry Salmon for all the work he puts into organising the day. A portion of the funds raised will be donated to Katharine House Hospice, who have received donations from this event totalling over £2,000. Sunday 7th September 2014 12.40pm – 6pm Entry […]

Farm Fun Day – Sunday 7th September

Join us for a fun packed afternoon at Wykham Park Farm, by kind permission of Messrs Colegrave and Mallon (and their farm girls, Julia and Sandra!) See a real working farm in action before enjoying a delicious BBQ in beautiful Oxfordshire countryside. Sunday 7th September 2014 Wykham Park Farm, Banbury, OX16 9UP Arrive 12 noon […]

Baldry responds to concerns raised about Gaza

It is difficult for any of us to properly describe the nightmare that is now Gaza. As some people may be aware, I initiated on Gaza in the House of Commons a little while ago and the full text of that debate can be found here. However, since then matters have got much, much worse, […]

Conservative Council promote swimming at Woodgreen

Conservative run Cherwell District Council is delivering discount swim sessions for people aged between 18 and 25 in an attempt to encourage healthy living. From Monday 28th July until Monday 22nd July public swim sessions will be available at a discounted price of £2 for those who sign up for the scheme. “Woodgreen open air pool […]