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WW1 memorial: Port Meadow stone marks men killed near airfield

33 min 19 sec ago
Seventeen men died in accidents linked to Port Meadow airfield in World War One.
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Middleton Cheney teacher banned for online pupil photos

3 hours 27 min ago
Steven Birkett uploaded pictures to a Russian website "known to be frequented by paedophiles".
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Oxford University involved in Twitter row with David Lammy

5 hours 31 min ago
The university apologises after retweeting criticism of the MP from one of its students.
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Aer Lingus plane flies under royal wedding police helicopter

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 17:37
The police helicopter was "several thousand feet" above the passenger plane but looked much closer.
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Man charged over rape of teenage woman in Oxford

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 14:19
Alshafeea Ezereg, 18, appeared at Oxford Magistrates' Court earlier and was remanded in custody.
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Raids across Oxfordshire seize 25,000 illegal cigarettes

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 13:40
Three shops were targeted following undercover surveillance and tip-offs from the public.
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Female drag queen says 'gender is a performance'

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 10:29
Ginger Tart is among a growing number of female drag artists "subverting and challenging gender rules".
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Bereavement lessons: Talking to children about death

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 23:01
Jamie's dad died when he was just four, now his family want to see bereavement lessons introduced in schools.
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FA Trophy final: Brackley Town beat Bromley 5-4 on penalties after 1-1 draw

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 18:12
National League North side Brackley Town win the FA Trophy for the first time after edging out Bromley on penalties.
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Damien Hirst felt-tip drawing sells for £5,500

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 15:14
The "Charity - It Begins at Home" drawing made £5,500 at auction not up to the expected £8,000.
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Five things from Oxfordshire this week

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:03
A collection of stories and videos from the last week.
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Cameron Norman: Oxford United sign former Norwich City defender

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 08:10
League One club Oxford United sign former Norwich City defender Cameron Norman from non-league side King's Lynn.
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Street signs that make you look twice

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 23:03
Signs are meant to make things clearer but there are some places where they warrant a second glance.
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Thames Valley PC sacked for using 'inappropriate' force

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 17:51
PC Adam Scarratt struck a man riding a bike three times with his baton in Oxford.
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Ryan Ledson: Preston sign Oxford United midfielder for undisclosed fee

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 17:05
Preston sign Oxford United midfielder Ryan Ledson for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal.
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Oxford student rape case 'not properly handled'

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 16:10
The case against Oliver Mears should not have been brought, prosecutors admit.
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Dementia exercise programmes 'don't slow brain decline'

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 00:13
Gym exercise programmes for people with mild to moderate dementia "don't work", researchers say.
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Oxfam chief executive to stand down

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 17:16
Mark Goldring is to leave following the scandal involving claims of sexual misconduct by staff in Haiti.
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Oxford Labour councillor resigns over 'anti-Semitic' Facebook post

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 10:10
Ben Lloyd-Shogbesan's "anti-Semitic" post has prompted an inquiry by Oxford city's Labour group.
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Carterton Co-op latest Oxfordshire shop to be 'ram-raided'

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 16:02
There have been a series of break-ins at stores using vehicles in Oxfordshire this year.
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