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Reading third bridge: Renewed opposition to Thames crossing plan

BBC Oxford News Feed - 19 min 50 sec ago
Reading, Wokingham and Bracknell councils all support the scheme in a bid to ease congestion.
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Pre-Covid trains left one in six rush hour passengers standing

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 09/24/2020 - 12:52
Data for autumn 2019, before coronavirus restrictions, saw one in six rush hour passengers standing.
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Coronavirus: People being allowed in pubs but not stadiums 'bizarre' - EFL's Rick Parry

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/23/2020 - 19:12
EFL chairman Rick Parry says it is "a little bizarre" people are allowed in pubs but cannot attend football matches.
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Coronavirus: Oxford Brookes confirms 30 cases

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/23/2020 - 18:25
The majority of cases have been traced back to social gatherings, Oxford Brookes says.
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Ferndown crash: Pedestrian killed in three-car collision

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/23/2020 - 08:16
The pedestrian, a man in his 70s, from Bicester, Oxfordshire, died at the scene.
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Documenting lockdown through drone photography

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/23/2020 - 00:52
Chris Gorman captured unique images of empty shopping malls and theme parks.
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Charity worker cyclist dies month after Wantage 'hit-and-run'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 09/20/2020 - 14:42
Simon Chesher was struck by a car on the A417 near Ardington Wick in Wantage on 2 August.
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Oxford United 0-2 Sunderland

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 09/19/2020 - 18:09
Lynden Gooch scores a superb individual goal to help Sunderland beat Oxford United in League One.
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Oxford University reports record number of state school admissions

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 09/17/2020 - 20:47
The university said the figure boosted its 'long-standing commitment to address educational inequality'.
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Brookes students 'could be expelled' for gatherings

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 09/17/2020 - 16:23
Prof Alistair Fitt warns students breaking coronavirus laws will have "firm action" taken against them.
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Circumcision practitioner charged with assaulting children

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 09/17/2020 - 15:31
A man is charged with physically assaulting children across England during circumcision procedures.
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Pilots 'distracted' in mid-air collision near Henley - report

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/16/2020 - 15:44
One of the pilots cut short the charity flight after a child onboard became vocal, the report says.
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Fox with head trapped in Oxford wheelchair lift rescued

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/16/2020 - 11:52
The RSPCA was called to rescue the animal which was was wedged down the edge of the lift in Oxford.
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Coronavirus symptoms: What are they and how do I protect myself?

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 09/16/2020 - 08:49
A new continuous cough and fever are also symptoms but how do you know what to look for?
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Oxford 1-1 Watford (0-3 pens): Hornets knock U's out of Carabao Cup

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 09/15/2020 - 22:22
Watford knock Oxford United out of the Carabao Cup 3-0 on penalties after scoring a late equaliser to force the shootout.
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Coronavirus patient fears 'not getting back to normal'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 09/15/2020 - 00:02
A study into long-term effects of coronavirus highlights the case of a 22-year-old with chronic fatigue.
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Shrunken heads removed from Pitt Rivers Museum display

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 16:40
The Pitt Rivers Museum says audience research suggests the heads reiterate cultural stereotypes.
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Thames Valley, Sussex and Surrey Police's software could be scrapped

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 11:07
Thames Valley, Sussex and Surrey Police have so far paid £3.3m to KPMG for the new software, Equip.
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'Divorce boom' forecast as lockdown sees advice queries rise

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 09/13/2020 - 00:02
Data shows more people are searching for advice on getting a divorce according to Citizens Advice.
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Lincoln City 2-0 Oxford United

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 09/12/2020 - 17:37
Goals from Anthony Scully and Adam Jackson see new-look Lincoln claim victory over Oxford.
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