Oxfordshire

Oxford University sorry for International Women's Day cleaner gaffe

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 03/09/2018 - 10:40
Oxford Uni says sorry as a female cleaner was asked to remove International Women's Day graffiti.
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Five things in Oxfordshire

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 03/09/2018 - 08:38
A collection of stories and videos from the last week.
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X-ray probe to save Mary Rose cannonballs

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 03/09/2018 - 02:54
Researchers are using powerful X-rays to look inside cannonballs found on the famous Tudor ship, the Mary Rose.
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Row over lighting at home of Henley Regatta

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 03/08/2018 - 17:02
An artist installed temporary lights to illuminate both sides of a bridge in Henley-on-Thames.
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Call for Banbury maternity unit downgrade review

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 03/08/2018 - 15:46
An independent panel was asked to look at changes at Horton General Hospital by Jeremy Hunt.
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Nine areas of England apply to join badger cull

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 03/08/2018 - 12:04
Applications to join the scheme are from areas at "high risk" of bovine TB, Natural England says.
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Oxford U-turn in university pension cut dispute

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 13:30
Oxford joins universities, including Cambridge, in calling for a rethink over staff pension cuts.
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Five patients made 8,303 emergency calls in a year

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 01:32
One caller rang an ambulance service 3,594 times in 12 months.
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Duchess of Cambridge backs Oxford school's mental health work

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 17:03
Catherine was greeted at Pegasus Primary School in Oxford by cheering children waving flags.
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Two men were killed in 'savage' attack at Banbury flat

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 13:58
Mark Pawley and Adrian Fannon were stabbed repeatedly in a sustained attack, a jury is told.
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'Opportunities missed' by trust before Poundland attack

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 18:29
Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust apologised for failing to share information with police.
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Police look at bishops' 'failure to act' over sex abuse claims

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 01:31
Ex-priest Matt Ineson says Church leaders did not act when he told them of the alleged 1984 abuse
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Historic England in bid to find forgotten memorials

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 01:30
Historic England says it is interested in helping people understand who is remembered and why.
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Sir Roger Bannister: Lord Coe and Steve Cram hail 'inspirational' athlete after his death, aged 88

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 20:46
Lord Coe and Steve Cram lead the tributes to the "inspirational" four-minute mile breaker Sir Roger Bannister, who has died at the age of 88.
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Councils warned to meet homes targets or lose planning powers

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 13:11
Local authorities could lose planning powers if house-building targets are not being met, Sajid Javid says.
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Sir Roger Bannister: First person to run a mile in under four minutes dies at 88

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 12:26
Sir Roger Bannister, the first person to run a mile in under four minutes, dies at the age of 88.
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Obituary: Roger Bannister

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 11:23
The first man to run a mile in under four minutes who went on to became a distinguished neurologist.
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The hunt to find Oxford's retired Emperor Heads

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 10:39
A team of researchers thinks the missing statue heads could be in gardens around the city.
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What has happened to Oxford's retired emperors?

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 10:38
A team of researchers thinks the missing statue heads could be in gardens around Oxford.
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Benefits system overhaul as Universal Credit is introduced

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 00:19
Universal Credit is one of the biggest social upheavals in a century.
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