Oxfordshire

Councils under the most financial strain

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 10:50
The local authorities facing the biggest pressure to cut jobs and services.
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Class war? 'Posh' end of Oxford street resurfaced

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 10:31
The Tarmac stops where a spiked wall once shielded wealthy residents from a council estate.
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Hungry Didcot burglar cooked pie and chips

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 16:25
The peckish prowler rustled up the hot meal after breaking into a hair salon and flat in Didcot.
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Southbound A34 in Oxfordshire closed after lorry overturns

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 08:21
The A34 southbound is closed between the A44 Peartree Interchange and the A420 Botley Interchange.
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Scholarship to counter 'unconscious bias' in physics

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 05:10
One of the UK's leading female scientists donates her £2.3m science prize to help more women, ethnic minority and refugee students to become physics researchers.
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Shiplake man, 82 fell into river after heart attack, inquest hears

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/05/2018 - 15:29
Frederick Lawson went missing after going to check his boat in Shiplake, near Henley-on-Thames.
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Oxford sinkhole 'caused by medieval ditch'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/05/2018 - 13:50
An urgent investigation on the historic street ruled out any drainage faults.
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Witney man jailed for sexually abusing four children

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:34
Barry Amer, 65, assaulted the children in Oxfordshire between 2008 and 2016.
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Police starting salary 'not enough' for Thames Valley

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/05/2018 - 08:39
Craig O'Leary, of Thames Valley Police federation, says the wage "could affect recruitment".
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Woman killed cheating ex-boyfriend's fish with bleach

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 17:02
Serena Reynoldson also threatened to use rat poison on her ex-boyfriend's snake and cat.
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Second sinkhole appears on Oxford's Broad Street

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 09/04/2018 - 12:40
An previous sinkhole was discovered outside the Sheldonian Theatre in January.
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Anglian Water to invest £6.5bn to tackle "extreme weather challenges"

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 09/03/2018 - 13:28
Action is needed to ensure future supplies as lower levels of rainfall are expected, Anglian Water says.
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Three police forces will test eyesight of all drivers stopped

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 09/03/2018 - 03:02
Three forces in England will test every motorist they stop in a clamp down on drivers with poor vision.
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Thousands of people use drug-testing facilities at UK music festivals

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 09/03/2018 - 02:43
Chemists find anti-malaria tablets among things cut into drugs they tested at festivals across England.
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FedEx Cup play-offs: Tyrrell Hatton and Justin Rose one shot off lead in Boston

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 09/02/2018 - 00:06
England's Tyrrell Hatton shoots the lowest score of his PGA Tour career to join Justin Rose a shot off the lead at the Dell Technologies Championship.
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Sunderland v Oxford United

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 09/01/2018 - 10:22
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Sunderland and Oxford United.
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Abingdon family say biker 'lived life to the full'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 08/31/2018 - 20:44
Billy Elbrow, from Abingdon, died after his motorcycle collided with a car near Didcot.
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Five things from Oxfordshire

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 08/31/2018 - 14:59
A collection of stories and videos from Oxfordshire this week.
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Oxford vineyard ready to sell wine

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 08/31/2018 - 12:39
Ilir Kebej will make sparkling wine from the grapes grown on a hill in Oxford.
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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 08/31/2018 - 11:52
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us at oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk
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