Place:Cherwell District, Oxfordshire, England


NameCherwell District
TypeDistrict municipality
Coordinates51.95°N 1.25°W
Located inOxfordshire, England     (1974 - )
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The Cherwell District is a local government district in northern Oxfordshire, England. The district takes its name from the River Cherwell, which drains south through the region to flow into the River Thames at Oxford.

Towns in Cherwell include Banbury and Bicester. Kidlington is a contender for largest village in England.

The district was formed on 1 April 1974, under the Local Government Act 1972, by a merger of the following earlier local government areas:

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