Oxfordshire

Show a love for recycling this Valentine's Day

Cherwell Council News Feed - Fri, 02/10/2017 - 15:49
Residents of Cherwell district are being encouraged to show their love for recycling this Valentine's Day.

Former Scout leader Gary Lane jailed for raping boys

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 02/10/2017 - 14:47
Gary Lane abused an eight-year-old and a 10-year-old and was described as "depraved" by a judge.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Oxford United: Michael Appleton staying grounded over promotion talk

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 02/10/2017 - 10:59
Michael Appleton is not getting carried away by Oxford United's potential push towards League One's play-offs.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Half-term fun kicks off next week

Cherwell Council News Feed - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 15:08
Hundreds of children will be entertained during Cherwell District Council's successful holiday activity programme next week.

Link Card's year of keep-fit discounts

Cherwell Council News Feed - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 12:10
From swimming to weights and zumba, the Cherwell Link Card makes a host of activities more accessible for people with disabilities or receiving certain benefits.

Unique bond of twins who cuddled in womb

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 11:04
Blake and Rowan Lampshire are rare Mo-Mo twins, meaning they shared an amniotic sac.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Council rallies around Horton

Cherwell Council News Feed - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 10:22
The campaign against the downgrading of critical care and maternity services at the Horton General Hospital has received further backing from the council.

Churchill's birthplace Blenheim Palace awarded charity status

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 10:08
"Critical" restoration works can now be carried out on the 18th Century building.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire schools 'could move to four-day week'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 18:43
Head teachers warn there is nowhere left to make savings except class sizes or teaching hours.
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Look before you book this Valentine's Day

Cherwell Council News Feed - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 16:46
Avoid a dining disaster this Valentine's Day and enjoy some of Cherwell's finest restaurants with the help of the Food Hygiene Rating Scheme.

Oxford man arrested after 164 bikes found in back garden

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 16:04
An Oxford man has been arrested and officers are trying to work out how many are stolen.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Deadline to shine for entrepreneurs

Cherwell Council News Feed - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 14:45
District businesspeople are being reminded that the deadline for entries to one of north Oxfordshire's most prestigious competitions is fast approaching.

Two police forces to issue spit hoods to all front line staff

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 12:00
The hoods prevent arrested people spitting or biting, but have been described as cruel.
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Paralysed artist Keith Jansz is exhibited worldwide

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 11:41
Mouth painter Keith Jansz, who was left paralysed after a car crash, is now a renowned artist.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

'Largest' Alice in Wonderland collection goes on sale

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 08:49
One of the largest collections of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland memorabilia is being auctioned in Oxford.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Man taken ill after handling 'fatal' toxic seeds

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 18:50
Potentially fatal Abrus Precatorius seeds are thought to be the cause of man's illness.
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Three sentenced for Headington Lloyds Bank robbery

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 15:52
A teenager and two men used an imitation handgun to steal thousands of pounds from a Lloyds Bank.
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Plan for 300 homes in Woodstock given green light

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 15:30
Plans to build 300 homes on land owned by Blenheim Palace are approved.
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Team turns clean up to eleven

Cherwell Council News Feed - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 14:30
Southwold is looking clean and tidy after Cherwell's street cleansing operatives removed 11 tonnes of waste.

Oxford's Helen and Douglas House hospice 'not safe'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 02/06/2017 - 20:55
A patient died at Douglas House in May 2016 after a problem with its breathing equipment.
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