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VIDEO: Rowing club to improve disabled facilities

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 12:09
Club wants £80k to produce future Paralympians.
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Town challenges Heathrow aircraft noise

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 10:55
Residents in Henley-on-Thames challenge Heathrow officials over an increase in aircraft noise over their town.
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Appleton on search for striker cover

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 10:49
Oxford United manager Michael Appleton hunts for a new striker before the January transfer window closes.
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VIDEO: 'Contaminated' recycling on the rise

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 08:45
People throw tonnes of waste in the wrong bin.
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Electrified rail route 'four years late'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 23:50
The electrification of some routes across the south of England is running up to four years late, Network Rail reveals.
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Man charged over armed robbery stabbing

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 23:46
A man is charged over a stabbing during a suspected armed robbery at an Oxford shop.
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Call centre ruled 'safe and effective'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 22:45
An NHS 111 phone service which was claimed to be failing patients is "safe and effective", a health watchdog finds.
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Medieval song modernised for runners

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 13:48
One of the oldest composed songs in Britain has been modernised by an Oxford professor for a cultural fun run event.
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Patient deaths trust 'had been warned'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 11:56
An under-fire NHS trust that failed to investigate hundreds of deaths knew about health and safety failings four years ago, the BBC can reveal.
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Oxford's Nutman signs new contract

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 09:37
Oxford United Women's midfielder Kat Nutman signs a new two-year contract with the WSL 2 club.
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PM urges Tory council to avoid cuts

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 09:31
David Cameron urges the Tory local authority in his constituency to "look again" at planned cuts to services.
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Man stabbed during store robbery

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 20:58
A man is stabbed in a store in Oxford during what is believed to have been an attempted robbery.
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Date set for new Oxford to London link

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 18:42
The first direct train service between Oxford city centre and London Marylebone will start in December, it is announced.
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Council to invest to make estate look its best

Cherwell Council News Feed - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 15:52
Banbury's largest housing estate is set to receive millions of pounds of investment as part of a major project to regenerate the area.

Students vote to remove Rhodes statue

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:09
Students at an Oxford Union debate vote to remove the statue of 19th century colonialist Sir Cecil Rhodes from Oriel College.
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Blackburn tie 'wonderful' for Oxford

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 10:09
Oxford assistant Derek Fazackerley says their FA Cup fourth-round tie against former club Blackburn will be "wonderful".
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Irregular heartbeat 'riskier for women'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 00:40
Having an irregular heartbeat poses a greater health risk to women than men, Oxford University research suggests.
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Investigation into patient deaths

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 01/19/2016 - 20:47
The Care Quality Commission launches an inspection into patient deaths at Southern Health NHS trust.
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Festival 'to look into' paying authors

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 01/19/2016 - 15:42
Oxford Literary Festival confirms it will investigate the payment of authors for its festival in 2017 after its patron Philip Pullman resigned.
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School evacuated after 'explosion'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 01/19/2016 - 14:05
A school is evacuated after a high-voltage fuse causes an "explosion" at an electricity substation.
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