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Climber who scaled The Shard unaided is detained

BBC Oxford - Mon, 10/21/2019 - 15:53
George King-Thompson, who scaled the London landmark in July, admits being in contempt of court.
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Rembrandt: Newly discovered work to go on display

BBC Oxford - Mon, 10/21/2019 - 14:16
The biblical scene has only recently been attributed to the Old Master.
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'Brexit uncertainty is harming my business'

BBC Oxford - Sun, 10/20/2019 - 13:55
Rob Tanner is one of a number of small business owners who say the political stalemate is damaging.
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Rotherham United 1-2 Oxford United

BBC Oxford - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 16:51
Oxford United make it seven League One games unbeaten as they claim victory at Rotherham.
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The spectacular fall of money manager Neil Woodford

BBC Oxford - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 06:49
Sacked from his flagship fund, and shutting the business - the story of Neil Woodford and his sudden fall.
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Kevin McCloud property firms face liquidation

BBC Oxford - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 13:43
People lent thousands of pounds to a company which was founded by the Grand Designs presenter.
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Oxford grooming trial: Girl 'treated by men as sexual commodity'

BBC Oxford - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 12:08
Four men are accused of 36 charges including rape and indecent assault, between 1999 and 2001.
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The 'earlier' Mona Lisa mystery

BBC Oxford - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 23:19
A London family is battling an international consortium over a potentially priceless painting.
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How plastic bags were supposed to help save the planet

BBC Oxford - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 23:00
Family of inventor says they were designed to be reused to stop trees from being destroyed.
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Oxford University professor accused of selling ancient Bible fragments

BBC Oxford - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 16:14
It is alleged 11 items from a collection held at Oxford University were sold by Prof Dirk Obbink.
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JRR Tolkien's Oxford family home for sale at £4.5m

BBC Oxford - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 16:07
Number 20 Northmoor Road was home to the writer and his family from 1930 until 1947.
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Harry Dunn's parents reject Trump offer to meet suspect at White House

BBC Oxford - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 15:18
They felt "ambushed" by Donald Trump's offer to meet suspect Anne Sacoolas at the White House.
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Blenheim Palace gold toilet theft: Three more people arrested

BBC Oxford - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 12:05
Two men and a woman are held after the £4.8m artwork was taken from Blenheim Palace.
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Young, black and off to study at the University of Oxford

BBC Oxford - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 23:31
BBC London follows Skai Campbell as he packs his bags and heads off to university.
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HMP Bullingdon 'a safer place' since new staff increase

BBC Oxford - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 13:01
A report says violence at HMP Bullingdon has reduced, with levels lower than at comparable prisons.
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Harry Dunn: Family demand to see government advice to police

BBC Oxford - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 08:46
His parents ask to see government advice given to police over the US suspect's diplomatic immunity.
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His Dark Materials: Behind the scenes of the TV adaptation

BBC Oxford - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 00:08
Gyptians, daemons and the star cast meet our reporter on a set visit for the BBC drama series.
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PC Andrew Harper: Hundreds of mourners attend funeral

BBC Oxford - Mon, 10/14/2019 - 16:32
PC Andrew Harper's widow tells mourners he "vowed to challenge the bad and celebrate the good".
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Cardinal Newman declared a saint by the Pope

BBC Oxford - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 13:55
John Henry Newman is the first English person born since the 17th Century to be canonised.
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Cardinal John Henry Newman: How did he become a saint?

BBC Oxford - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 00:25
On Sunday, Cardinal Newman becomes the first English saint for centuries - what did he do to deserve it?
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