Oxfordshire

Watch your waste this food safety week

Cherwell Council News Feed - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 16:48
The council is backing a drive to reduce food waste and save residents money this Food Safety Week.

Helium discovery a 'game-changer'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 13:40
Scientists say they have found a large helium gas field in Tanzania, amid concerns global supplies are running out.
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Eight arrested over cash machine thefts across UK

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 13:33
Eight men are arrested in an investigation into a series of cash machine thefts in England and Scotland.
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Tears, fears, questions

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 10:51
"Do we have to leave home?" among children's questions as parents respond to Brexit vote.
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Christian Ribeiro: Oxford United sign Exeter City defender

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 10:22
Newly-promoted League One side Oxford United sign Exeter right-back Christian Ribeiro on a two-year deal.
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'Human error' blamed for breast cancer diagnosis delays

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 10:14
Oxford University Hospitals Trust apologises to 10 women for "distress and anxiety" caused after their breast cancer was initially missed by the same doctor.
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Thame's bid to reinstate medieval town stocks

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 08:25
An Oxfordshire town is using a 15th Century law in a bid to reinstate medieval stocks.
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Oxford flood relief channel site plan revealed

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 08:22
The proposed site of a £120m flood relief channel in Oxford is revealed.
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HS2 has unrealistic timetable, says National Audit Office

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 07:48
The HS2 high-speed rail project has an "unrealistic timetable" and faces major cost pressures, says a report by the National Audit Office.
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Plans for more high-rise buildings in Oxford to meet housing need

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 19:00
Oxford could see more high-rise buildings built over the next 20 years to cope with the city's demand for housing, the city council says.
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Brexit: David Cameron to remain Witney MP after Leave vote

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 18:04
David Cameron confirms he will stay on as MP for Witney until the next general election.
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New Duchenne muscular dystrophy treatment 'ready in five years'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 16:38
A new treatment for rare muscle wasting disease Duchenne muscular dystrophy could be available within five years, an Oxford University researcher says.
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Green-fingered goodies from energy study

Cherwell Council News Feed - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 13:53
Parents can help their children get gardening thanks to a council-backed energy efficiency project.

Mother 'full of hope' over Duchenne trial

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 06/27/2016 - 10:06
Oxford mother Cathy Wedell, whose 12-year-old son Isaac has Duchenne muscular dystrophy, says taking part in clincial trials "fills her with hope" for all sufferers.
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Connor Sparrowhawk death: Memorial concert for drowned teenager

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 06/26/2016 - 15:08
A memorial concert is to take place for a teenager who drowned in a bath at an NHS facility.
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Oxford United: Wes Thomas and Aaron Martin sign two-year deals

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 06/25/2016 - 12:09
League One side Oxford United sign striker Wes Thomas and defender Aaron Martin on two-year contracts.
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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 16:12
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire, we would love to showcase it. Send it to us by email to oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk, or post it on Twitter @bbcoxford or BBC Oxford on Facebook
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EU Referendum: Witney residents respond to Brexit vote

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 16:04
Residents of David Cameron's Witney constituency share their thoughts in the aftermath of the EU referendum.
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Overseas know-how for would-be exporters

Cherwell Council News Feed - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 13:59
Businesses will be given a helping hand to expand into international markets at a free event in Banbury on 5 July.

Activity hubs open for booking next week

Cherwell Council News Feed - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 11:42
Booking lines open soon for Cherwell's popular summer activity hubs.

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