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BMW to close Mini plant for a month post-Brexit

BBC Oxford - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:47
The factory will bring forward its annual shutdown to avoid disruption in case of a no-deal departure.
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Woodcote ram-raiders escape with stolen Lambrini

BBC Oxford - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:12
Four men who twice smashed their way into a Co-op were unable to remove a cash machine.
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Four arrests after 'BB gun' shootings in Bicester

BBC Oxford - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:09
Four men are in police custody after two teenagers and a woman were injured in Bicester.
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Tariq Ramadan: #MeToo in the Muslim world

BBC Oxford - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 23:35
Several women have come forward to accuse Tariq Ramadan, one of the Muslim world’s most famous thinkers, of sexual assault.
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Motorcyclist dies in collision with bus in Bladon

BBC Oxford - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:06
The 50-year-old woman, from Abingdon, died at the scene of the crash.
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Wycombe Wanderers 0-0 Oxford United

BBC Oxford - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 17:16
Wycombe and Oxford remain at the wrong end of the League One table after a frustrating draw at Adams Park.
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Raiders steal £100k of jewellery from Pandora in Oxford

BBC Oxford - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 18:49
Five men armed with crowbars smashed cabinets at Pandora store in Oxford.
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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

BBC Oxford - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:09
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us at oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk
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Five things from Oxfordshire

BBC Oxford - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:06
A collection of stories and videos from Oxfordshire this week.
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Ex-Met special jailed for 20 child sex and drugs offences

BBC Oxford - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 12:45
David Rodley was sent to prison for nine years after admitting 20 child sex and drugs offences .
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Oxford inquest date for woman killed by daughter

BBC Oxford - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:10
Kauthar Silvera killed her mother Vittoria Baker in 2012 and remained with her body for three days.
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Staithes cliff fall: Harriet Forster's family fundraise for charities

BBC Oxford - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:08
An online fundraising page has been set up for the charities who tried to save Harriet Forster.
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CS Lewis Narnia letter sells for £9,800 at auction

BBC Oxford - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 11:11
The two-page letter asks pupils how they think The Chronicles of Narnia should end.
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Glass Animals drummer 'learned to talk again' after lorry crash

BBC Oxford - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 17:00
Joe Seaward from Glass Animals suffered a fractured skull while cycling in Dublin.
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Henley grit lorry 'drove over man lying in road'

BBC Oxford - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 15:41
The driver of the 7.5-tonne lorry could not have prevented the fatal accident, a coroner says.
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Gavin Whyte takes Irish Premiership path to Northern Ireland debut goal joy

BBC Oxford - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 15:09
Two months after moving from the Irish League into full-time football with Oxford United, Gavin Whyte scored a debut goal for Northern Ireland.
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Oxford-Cambridge Expressway: Preferred route announced

BBC Oxford - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 13:30
A consultation on the proposed route through Abingdon, Milton Keynes and Winslow will begin next year.
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Westcliff-on-Sea caiman cruelty runaway convict arrested

BBC Oxford - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:47
Lee Thompson kept a 4ft-long caiman and 16 live snakes in poor conditions at his home.
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CCTV footage of armed robbery at Witney post office released

BBC Oxford - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 09:32
A post office manager says the robbers "shouted at" staff and "waved guns".
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Child arrests in England fall by two thirds since 2010

BBC Oxford - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 13:34
A charity's research shows 74,000 children were arrested in 2017 compared to about 232,000 in 2010.
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