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Doctor ‘fondled female patient on her kitchen table’, hearing is told

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 08:30
A MOTHER-OF-TWO who had sex with her GP in his consultation room claimed yesterday that she was “not participating” when she gave in to his advances.
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Cotswolds Discoverer transport pass making tracks to expand

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 08:30
A PUBLIC transport rover ticket for the Cotswolds could be expanded to become a pass for the region, including admission to visitor attractions.
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Family evacuate house after washing machine catches fire

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 08:22
A WASHING machine caused a fire in a home on Goldfinch Close in Bicester yesterday morning.
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World Cup: Government allows 1am licences for England’s night-time matches

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 08:00
PUB landlords across Oxfordshire are celebrating over a Government U-turn letting them open later for England’s World Cup matches this summer.
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Disabled ramps may solve railbridge issue

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 08:00
The dispute between Network Rail and Oxford City Council over replacing the Grandpont footbridge could be solved by the authority helping to pay for ramps for the disabled, according to a senior councillor.
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Homes approved despite council objections

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 08:00
RESIDENTS will see up to 60 new homes built in Bloxham after a Government Planning Inspector approved the scheme despite objections from the council.
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Man dies in reservoir

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 08:00
A man died yesterday after falling into the water at Clattercote Reservoir near Banbury.
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NHS policy that ‘evicts’ patients from sick beds

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 07:30
HEALTH leaders have criticised the “insensitive” wording of a policy that proposes “evicting” OAPs from hospital beds.
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Bikers’ choc loads of Easter fun for disabled children

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 07:30
A MOTORBIKE gang will deliver hundreds of Easter eggs to disabled children.
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Runner bitten by dog

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 07:00
A runner suffered bruising to her body when she was attacked by a dog in a park.
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Bus firms to put on improved services

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 07:00
Passengers are being promised improved bus services despite Oxfordshire County Council making £200,000 cuts to its subsidised services.
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Stadium views given

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 07:00
A public consultation into whether Oxford Stadium should be given new protected status finished yesterday.
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Detainee jailed for arson at immigration centre

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 07:00
A DETAINEE who admitted starting a fire at the Campsfield House immigration centre to avoid deportation has been jailed.
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Mad Hatter's April Foolishness

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 06:30
A NEW bank was set up in the centre of Oxford yesterday by the Mad Hatter himself.
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Probation staff strike over privatisation

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 06:30
PROBATION staff picketed their Oxford office as they continued to strike in protest against Government plans to privatise part of the service.
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Failed lottery fund bid ‘will not stop hall scheme’

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 06:30
COUNCILLORS say a failed bid for £1.9m in Heritage Lottery Fund money will not jeopardise a multi-million pound revamp of Abingdon Guildhall, but will see it scaled down.
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Supermarket giant pulls out of shopping revamp

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 06:30
SAINSBURY’S has confirmed it has pulled out of the much-delayed £50m Charter redevelopment for Abingdon.
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Did April Fools’ Day stories have you guessing?

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 06:30
DID you spot our April Fools’ Day stories yesterday?
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‘Naff and tawdry’: How the Uni branded Christmas celebrations

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 06:00
THE city’s Christmas event has been scaled back after complaints from Oxford University college staff that it was “naff and tawdry”, a report has revealed.
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More cancer treatment for child sufferers

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 06:00
CHILDREN with cancer in North Oxfordshire will now be able to get more treatment at Banbury’s Horton General Hospital.
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