Oxfordshire

Heinz Wolff, Great Egg Race presenter and scientist, dies

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 21:28
The renowned scientist behind BBC Two's The Great Egg Race died on Friday, his family says.
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Stoke Row's Maharajah's Well undergoes £25K revamp

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 11:17
The restoration of the 368ft-deep (112m) well has involved refurbishing its gilded elephant statue.
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Hart in Hampshire 'best place to live in UK'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 10:32
The Hampshire district came top in a study that looked at factors including life expectancy.
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Rochdale v Oxford United

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 10:31
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Rochdale and Oxford United.
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Oxfordshire's Big Snow Picture

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 09:29
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us by email to oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk
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Five Things

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 08:24
A collection of stories and videos from the last week.
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'Youthquake' declared word of the year by Oxford Dictionaries

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:14
Oxford Dictionaries says the word, coined in the 1960s, sums up millennials driving political change.
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Reading bus collision: Driver admits hitting pedestrian

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 16:06
CCTV footage showing the double-decker bus knocking down the man went viral on the internet.
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NHS in England told to reveal avoidable deaths data

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 08:21
Most NHS trusts in England will publish information on deaths caused by failings in patient care by 2018.
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CCTV of missing ex-Uefa boss released by Swiss police

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 18:00
The image appears to show Bernard Ross near the Uefa headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland.
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Oxford park and ride can expand on to green belt

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 09:18
A report by council officers said the "public benefits" would "outweigh the harm".
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Pigeon's WW2 medal sells for £7,200 in Banbury auction

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 18:35
The Dickin Medal was awarded to a pigeon that flew from the Greek island Crete to Alexandria, Egypt.
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Council sends gritter to get widow to husband's funeral

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 16:57
The gritter was sent after Becky Aries appealed to the leader of Oxfordshire County Council.
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Oxford Lush shop to be homeless shelter after apology

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 14:45
The chain previously said sorry for boarding up the shop's entrance where homeless people slept.
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Renting a home: How much space will £100 buy you?

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 00:05
The equivalent of a small garden shed in London, but five times that in Bradford.
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Oxford teacher investigated for 'misgendering' to sue school

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 14:01
Joshua Sutcliffe was investigated for referring to a pupil who identifies as a boy as a girl.
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Oxford Brookes University criticised for '#SnowDay'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 12:07
Students are angry that facilities have been closed when they are working on exams and assignments.
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UK snow: Widespread travel delays and school closures

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 10:56
Hundreds of schools are closed and homes are still without power as snow turns to ice across the UK.
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'Possible sighting' of missing ex-Uefa boss in Nyon

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 10:30
It is thought Bernard Ross may have visited Uefa headquarters in Switzerland on Friday.
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UK snow: Power and travel disruption across country

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 12/10/2017 - 22:23
Weather affects travel and leads to power cuts, with hundreds of schools set to stay closed on Monday.
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