Oxfordshire

Witney fire: Breakers' yard blaze sees homes evacuated

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 15:11
Eight fire crews are tackling a blaze which sees plumes of black smoke visible over Witney.
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Oxford grooming gang: Six members jailed

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 19:59
Sexual abuse became "the norm" for the gang members, a judge said.
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'Significant improvement' to Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 18:56
A review into Southern Health says progress has been made since the trust's "historic failings".
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University of Oxford mocked for homeless claim in student email

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 17:31
An email claimed the "social conscience" of students was drawing homeless people to Oxford.
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'My horse saved me from anorexia'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 14:41
Jo Corfield battled with anorexia for 30 years - until she met horse Bronwen.
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Thames Valley police officer jailed for biting victim

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 08:12
The judge said the victim suffered an "appalling" injury.
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Oxford awarded extra beds for the homeless in winter

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 16:57
A "hub" will also be created with the £500k fund, offering services such as housing advice.
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Dog bites Oxfordshire council leader in Bicester

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 06/10/2018 - 10:55
Ian Hudspeth posted a picture of his finger which was bitten by a dog as he posted a leaflet in Bicester.
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Blackbird Leys murder trial: Victim 'told police he was dying'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 06/08/2018 - 19:11
Christopher Lemonius, 27, died after being found injured in Blackbird Leys, Oxford, last year.
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Lavinia Woodward loses appeal bid to overturn sentence

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 06/08/2018 - 13:12
"Extraordinarily able" Lavinia Woodward was given a suspended jail term for stabbing her boyfriend.
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Thames Water fined £120m over leaks

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 14:45
The company has been ordered to pay the amount by regulators for "failing customers".
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Oxford modern slavery raids suspects charged

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 12:30
Four men have been remanded in custody and are due to appear at Oxford Magistrates' Court.
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CCTV images of anti-Semitic attack in Oxford released

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:22
Police say racist notes were left at the scene of a deliberate fire at a Jewish centre in Oxford.
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Fastest-selling £1m homes 'are outside London'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 08:09
In Cambridge, £1m-plus homes take 45 days to secure a buyer, according to a property website.
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Ballet company auditioning for knitters

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 22:40
BalletLORENT wants craft gurus to take part in their UK tour of Rumpelstiltskin.
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Shaun Derry: Oxford United appoint ex-Cambridge United boss as first-team coach

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 16:33
Oxford United appoint former Notts County and Cambridge United boss Shaun Derry as their first-team coach.
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Oxford modern slavery raids: Four arrested

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 15:23
Police said suspected victims are receiving support.
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Oxford University Hillary Clinton lecture hit by glitch

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 14:24
Many were unable to get tickets for the former US presidential hopeful's lecture in Oxford.
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Oxford students seeking more 'diverse' applicants

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 12:45
The Oxford Student Voice says the university must become a "fairer and more equal community".
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Children's word of the year revealed

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 02:55
Unicorns, slime and Fortnite are among the other subjects that influenced children's use of language.
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