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'Horrid' smell from Didcot landfill blaze

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 22:51
Residents in the area around the site have described a bad smell and seeing palls of smoke.
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Samir Carruthers: Oxford United sign Sheffield United midfielder on loan

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 16:53
League One side Oxford United sign Sheffield United midfielder Samir Carruthers on a season-long loan.
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League One fixtures 2018-19: Sunderland begin at home to Charlton

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 09:00
Sunderland begin their first campaign in England's third tier for more than 30 years with a lunchtime kick off at home to Charlton Athletic.
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Helen and Douglas House ends young adult care early

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 17:09
The young adult service based at Douglas House is closing down early because of a lack of staff.
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Martin Scorsese and Mary Beard receive Oxford degrees

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 15:23
The university has awarded honorary degrees to recipients for more than 500 years.
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Travellers pitch up by Thames Valley Police Kidlington HQ

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 13:38
The group arrived in Ron Groves Park, near Thames Valley Police's offices in Kidlington, on Tuesday.
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MP Layla Moran's anger at Dubai's Oxford University centre claim

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:19
Oxford MP Layla Moran says Dubai "is using Oxford University's good name without prior permission".
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'Serious safety concerns' raised over police custody

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 10:07
Use of force is "not always proportionate" in Thames Valley Police's custody suites, a report finds.
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NHS 70: The app that helps patients control pain

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 07:34
Patients can control their pain thanks to electrical pulses from wires implanted in their bodies.
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Oxford neurosurgeon helps thousands overcome tremors

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 07:29
Professor Tipu Aziz and his team have inserted electrodes into 2,000 patients' brains.
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Oxford University Mohammed bin Rashid centre 'doesn't exist'

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:31
A "future research centre" publicised by the Dubai government is not real, the university confirms.
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Water firms failed customers during 'Beast from the East'

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 07:16
The water industry regulator says firms did not support customers properly during the "Beast from the East".
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Mother of three killed in Birmingham hit-and-run crash

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 15:38
Noreen Akhtar, 38, died after being struck by a vehicle on Saturday night in Birmingham.
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Steane parachutist rescued from power cables

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 12:06
The man was left dangling from the cables for 45 minutes before the emergency services were called.
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'I'm a head teacher and champion weightlifter'

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 00:08
Paula Phillips took up the sport about 18 months ago.
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Ascot 2018: Britain's top female flat horse racing trainer

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 00:08
Eve Johnson Houghton has three horses running at this year's Ascot.
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Witney fire: Tests show debris 'asbestos-free'

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 13:29
Tests carried out following a large fire at a breakers yard in Witney have come back negative for asbestos.
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Witney fire: Asbestos alert continues over scrap yard blaze

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 13:19
Residents with debris from the fire are urged not to go in their gardens, vacuum or mow their lawns.
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Five things from Oxfordshire

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:17
A collection of stories and videos from the last week.
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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 15:28
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us via email at oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk
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