THE new deputy leader of West Oxfordshire District Council is set to be announced today.

Several other positions, including chairman, vice-chairman and new cabinet members will be appointed at the council's annual general meeting at Woodgreen, Witney, at 2pm.

Council committees for the 2019/20 municipal year will also be finalised, in areas ranging from environment to licensing.

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It is the first full council meeting since the local elections on May 2, with eight new councillors taking their seats in the chamber.