Workers at nuclear sites to be balloted

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 01/09/2017 - 14:05
About 16,000 workers at UK nuclear sites are to be balloted on strike action in a dispute over pensions.
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Call for elected mayor for Oxfordshire

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:53
Oxfordshire could be voting for its first elected mayor by 2018, a council leader says.
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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:24
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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Cheltenham Gold Cup: 2015 winner Coneygree out with injury

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:19
Former champion Coneygree will not run in the Cheltenham Gold Cup on 17 March after failing to recover from injury.
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FA Cup: Rotherham United 2-3 Oxford United highlights

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 01/07/2017 - 20:18
League One Oxford heap more misery on the Championship's bottom club Rotherham by knocking them out of the FA Cup at the third-round stage.
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Lord Heseltine fined for knocking cyclist off bike

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 17:03
Lord Heseltine is fined £5,000 for knocking a cyclist off his bike while driving his Jaguar in Northamptonshire.
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Bardwell School receives toy donations after arson attack

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 16:19
A school for children with special educational needs receives dozens of donations after arsonists destroyed its toy shed on New Year's Day.
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Multi-million pavilion on track

Cherwell Council News Feed - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 16:19
Work on a multimillion pound sports pavilion is well underway at Kingsmere in Bicester.

Concern over high Oxfordshire school truancy rates

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 15:16
Concern is expressed over truancy levels in Oxfordshire schools after it emerges the county has some of the worst rates in England.
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Graham Atkinson: Oxford United all-time top goal scorer dies

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 14:10
Oxford United's all-time top goal scorer Graham Atkinson, the brother of Ron Atkinson, dies of cancer at the age of 73.
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Manor Racing enter administration and are on brink of collapse

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 13:24
Manor Racing enter administration after talks with potential buyers falter and will collapse without new investment.
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Rotherham United v Oxford United

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 10:55
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's FA Cup game between Rotherham United and Oxford United.
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Barnaby Cork death: Inquest opened after four-year-old dies in crash

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/05/2017 - 20:31
An inquest into the death of a four-year-old boy hit by a car outside a leisure centre is opened in Oxford.
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Planning policy consultations drawing to a close

Cherwell Council News Feed - Thu, 01/05/2017 - 13:52
Residents are being reminded that three consultations that will help shape development in Cherwell are drawing to a close on 9 January.

Ministry of Defence agrees £410m Atlas aircraft contract

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/05/2017 - 13:34
A £410m contract for maintenance of the RAF's new Atlas A400M aircraft is agreed by the Ministry of Defence.
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Michael Appleton: Oxford United head coach calm on England Under-21 job speculation

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/05/2017 - 12:30
Oxford United boss Michael Appleton denies speculation linking him with the England under-21 manager's job.
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The evergreen way with Christmas tree waste

Cherwell Council News Feed - Thu, 01/05/2017 - 09:20
Householders are being urged to consider the future of their Christmas trees as the council collects real trees for recycling.

NHS screening plan for type 2 diabetes 'inaccurate'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/05/2017 - 05:08
The NHS programme for screening those at high risk of type 2 diabetes is unlikely to have much impact, according to BMJ research.
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Migrant farm workers may stay after Brexit but red tape goes

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 17:35
The government is "absolutely committed" to ensuring that British farmers have access to migrant workers after Brexit.
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A40 crashes: Police appeal for dashcam footage

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 16:00
Dashcam footage of four crashes involving more than 20 cars - including one in which a woman died - is being sought by police.
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