Oxfordshire

Brexit 'will risk 1,000 nuclear jobs'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 11:47
More than 1,000 jobs could be lost if the UK leaves the EU, the head of the country's nuclear research agency warns.
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Ex-football club chief jailed for fraud

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 09:58
The former president of Oxford City Football Club is jailed for 12 years and seven months after pleading guilty to a multi-million pound fraud in the US.
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Marooned deer rescued from river

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 16:04
Two roe deer marooned in a fast-flowing river by a strong current are rescued by firefighters.
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Police apologise to family of drowned boy

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 10:18
Police apologise to the family of Ellis Downes after the teenager died while playing in the River Thames.
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Appeal for witnesses to street stabbing

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 23:59
Police are attempting to track down several witnesses to a stabbing in broad daylight on a busy Oxford street.
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Children's centre takes over chamber

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 14:12
Parents set up a pop-up children's centre at Oxfordshire's county council chamber in a protest over planned cuts.
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Oxford's O'Dowda in Republic call-up

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 12:40
Oxford's Callum O'Dowda is named in the Republic of Ireland squad for the Netherlands and Belarus games.
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Family 'left to find drowned boy'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 10:39
A drowned teenager's family say they were forced to hire a boat and find private divers to recover his body when they were left without police help.
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Woman trapped after tree falls on car

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:16
A woman is trapped inside a car after a large tree falls on it on a busy Oxford road.
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Funding available for Queen's birthday celebrations

Cherwell Council News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:52
To celebrate the Queen's 90th birthday, Cherwell District Council is providing financial support towards local community events that aim to bring people together and strengthen community spirit.

Watchdog to probe 'botched' search

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:37
Thames Valley Police refers itself to the police watchdog over the "botched" operation to find the body of missing swimmer Ellis Downes.
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Duke of Cambridge visits Oxford

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:29
The Duke of Cambridge visits Oxford to see the results of three major investment projects in the city.
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Further arrests over street stabbing

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 18:52
A further two men are arrested in connection with a stabbing on a busy street in Oxford.
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Oxford United parade through city

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 17:23
Oxford United fans fill the city centre to watch the team parade on an open-top bus in celebration of their promotion to League One.
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Time for a Park Run?

Cherwell Council News Feed - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:51
Bicester has joined the global running phenomenon that is Park Run and Cherwell District Council, along with Bicester Leisure Centre is promoting the idea. Runners, joggers and walkers, old or young are encouraged to come down and complete the flat 5k (3.1 mile) course on Saturday mornings at 9am.

River body thought to be missing teen

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:20
A body found in the River Thames is thought to be missing swimmer Ellis Downes, after it was discovered by divers close to where he vanished.
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Safeguarding hub 'battling high workload'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:06
"Unacceptably high" workloads of social workers are leading to an inconsistent service for vulnerable children, a report says.
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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:57
Stunning images sent to us by a reader
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Teen fighting for life after stabbing

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 17:49
A teenager is in a life-threatening condition after he was stabbed on a busy Oxford street.
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Sister's plea to find missing swimmer

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 17:14
The sister of a 16-year-old who went missing while swimming in the River Thames appeals for help to find him after the police search is scaled back.
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