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Coronavirus prisoner Mark Rumble admits drugs charges

BBC Oxford - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 14:06
Mark Rumble was held in isolation at HMP Bullingdon after a coronavirus scare earlier this month.
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Students hit by 14-day university lecturers strike

BBC Oxford - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 12:23
Students facing disruption as union members in 74 universities begin 14 days of strike action.
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Woman dies in head-on crash in Oxfordshire

BBC Oxford - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 12:03
The woman, in her 50s, died at the scene of the crash in Ducklington on Wednesday.
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Lasers target two aircraft flying in Oxfordshire

BBC Oxford - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 11:51
A 21-year-old is recovering from suffering a laser burn to his eye when a beam was shone at a plane.
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Oxford United 5-0 AFC Wimbledon

BBC Oxford - Tue, 02/18/2020 - 22:19
Nathan Holland and Matty Taylor both score twice as Oxford put five goals past AFC Wimbledon in League One.
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Final Beales department stores set to close

BBC Oxford - Tue, 02/18/2020 - 20:08
The closure of the last 11 Beales stores will put hundreds of jobs at risk.
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Man dies in Oxford mini motorbike crash with barrier

BBC Oxford - Tue, 02/18/2020 - 10:45
The rider in his 30s was fatally injured in the crash in Oxford on Monday night.
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British radio antenna arrives at space station

BBC Oxford - Tue, 02/18/2020 - 09:11
The UK's first industrial contribution to the orbiting platform will improve its communication links.
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Care provider Hft to shut services due to 'underfunding'

BBC Oxford - Mon, 02/17/2020 - 18:14
The chief executive of charity Hft said running the services was costing it £5,000 a week.
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Oxfordshire author on learning to love her body after childbirth

BBC Oxford - Mon, 02/17/2020 - 14:09
Mother-of-four Ana Louise Bonasera has published a book to support women who battle with their body image.
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Coronavirus: Bicester Village 'having a tough time'

BBC Oxford - Mon, 02/17/2020 - 00:03
Retailers are having a "tough time" as the coronavirus keeps Chinese tourists at home.
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Storm Dennis: Major incidents declared in south Wales and Herefordshire

BBC Oxford - Sun, 02/16/2020 - 23:58
People are rescued from flooded homes in Wales, and there are a record number of flood warnings and alerts in England.
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Storm Dennis: Army called in to help shore up defences

BBC Oxford - Sat, 02/15/2020 - 21:16
Troops are helping bolster flood defences as flights are grounded and sporting fixtures called off.
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Oxford United 0-1 Sunderland

BBC Oxford - Sat, 02/15/2020 - 17:55
Sunderland secure their seventh victory in nine games as another disciplined defensive display secures a 1-0 win over Oxford.
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'How I hid my autism to fit in'

BBC Oxford - Sat, 02/15/2020 - 00:24
Eloise Stark describes how she created strategies to help her "fit in" with others until her diagnosis.
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Tax rise to pay for Thames Valley Police officers approved

BBC Oxford - Fri, 02/14/2020 - 16:42
Thames Valley Police is to increase its council tax rates in order to pay for 183 new police officers.
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Electric skateboard victim 'did not know risks', wife says

BBC Oxford - Fri, 02/14/2020 - 07:46
Annabel Visser said her husband Bradley had not known the laws around using electric skateboards.
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Standlake's Kate Cumming fulfils dying wish to write song

BBC Oxford - Fri, 02/14/2020 - 01:02
Kate Cumming, from Oxfordshire, has not let cancer stop her fulfilling an ambition to write a song.
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Oxford grooming trial: Three men jailed for sexually abusing girl

BBC Oxford - Thu, 02/13/2020 - 16:47
Naim Khan, Mohammed Nazir, and Raheem Ahmed were found guilty of 35 offences between 1999 and 2001.
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Man killed in electric skateboard crash had been drinking, inquest hears

BBC Oxford - Thu, 02/13/2020 - 12:59
Father-of-two Bradley Visser suffered a severe traumatic brain injury as a result of the accident.
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