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Coronavirus: Your shielding questions answered

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 13:45
Sue Zirps from Age UK answers some of your questions about shielding restrictions.
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Portsmouth v Oxford United

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 12:00
Live coverage of Friday's League One play-off semi-final first leg between Portsmouth and Oxford United.
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Coronavirus UK map: How many confirmed cases are there in your area?

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 20:05
Key graphics explaining how coronavirus has spread in the UK and the government's response.
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EFL play-offs: League One teams prepare to return for final promotion spot

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 19:45
After a three-month absence, League One action resumes for the play-offs. BBC Sport takes a look at how the protagonists have prepared.
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Anthony Joyce death: Second arrest in Oxford murder probe

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 19:14
A 21-year-old is accused of assisting an offender in relation to the death of Anthony Joyce in Oxford.
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Plan to turn Oxford's department store Boswells into hotel

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 13:23
Reef Group says The Store will provide "excellent facilities while respecting the site's heritage".
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PC Andrew Harper murder trial: Jurors visit death scene

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 16:24
Jurors leave the Old Bailey to visit the scene where PC Andrew Harper was dragged to his death.
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Oxford murder accused appears in court

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 14:22
John Francis Joyce is remanded in custody after appearing in front of city magistrates.
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Oxford University will interview prospective candidates online

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 20:40
Around 10,000 prospective students would normally attend the university for interviews.
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Oxford travellers' site death: Man charged with murder

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 18:44
John Francis Joyce is accused of murdering a 33-year-old man who died from a head injury.
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Coronavirus: Mini confirms cases at factory in Oxford

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 10:49
BMW, which owns the car plant, is "monitoring the situation closely" after the confirmed cases.
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Oxford United: John Mousinho agrees extended contract ahead of play-offs

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 08:49
Oxford United captain John Mousinho agrees a one-year contract extension at the Kassam Stadium.
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Murder arrest after man found dead at Oxford travellers' site

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 17:54
A 30-year-old man from Oxford is arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody.
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How UK museums are responding to Black Lives Matter

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 17:41
With museums reopening in July, the return of looted cultural objects is in the spotlight again.
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Shukri Abdi: Rallies mark refugee girl's death anniversary

Sat, 06/27/2020 - 17:38
More than a million people signed a petition about the case of 12-year-old Shukri Yahye-Abdi.
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Brothers take on 200km cycle ride in memory of sister

Sat, 06/27/2020 - 01:05
Tom, James and John Eaton want to thank Severn Hospice for the care it gave sister Nicola Milton.
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Cecil Rhodes: Delay over statue removal 'heightening tensions'

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 18:41
Oriel College has agreed to take it down, but an independent inquiry is expected to take six months.
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Port Meadow's 'deluge of rubbish' kills cow and injures horses

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 18:38
"Late night get-togethers" are blamed for creating tonnes of waste at Port Meadow in Oxford.
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Water dyed black at Chinnor quarry to deter swimmers

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 17:34
The move follows complaints "gangs of people" have been illegally accessing the disused quarry.
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PC Andrew Harper murder trial: Driver 'tried to ram' police car

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 14:48
A policeman says the driver of the car dragging PC Harper "deliberately" drove straight at him.
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