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Press Association 2014

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CBB contestant Tila Tequila kicked out over 'unacceptable' views

The Oxford Times: CBB contestant Tila Tequila kicked out over 'unacceptable' views

10:56pm Friday 28th August 2015

The glamour model was booted off the show after scores of complaints about allegedly anti-Semitic views she had aired previously.

Everyone's loving new CBB housemates Bobby Davro and Janice Dickinson

The Oxford Times: Everyone's loving new CBB housemates Bobby Davro and Janice Dickinson

10:56pm Friday 28th August 2015

The former supermodel and actor had us all in stitches.

Australia win Women's Ashes with victory against England at Hove

The Oxford Times: Australia regained the Ashes with victory at Hove

10:28pm Friday 28th August 2015

Australia regained the Women's Ashes after beating England by 20 runs at Hove to take an unassailable 10-4 lead in the series.

It's war between Farrah and Natasha in the Celebrity Big Brother house

The Oxford Times: It's war between Farrah and Natasha in the Celebrity Big Brother house

10:17pm Friday 28th August 2015

And Twitter is firmly on Natasha’s side.

England backs coach Andy Farrell wants Sam Burgess to push for starting berth

The Oxford Times: The pressure is on Sam Burgess to prove his doubters wrong

10:07pm Friday 28th August 2015

Andy Farrell insists Sam Burgess "ain't got his L plates on anymore" as he urges the rugby league convert to force his way into England's starting line-up.

Tila Tequila removed from Celebrity Big Brother due to 'unacceptable' views

The Oxford Times: Tila Tequila has been removed from the Big Brother house

9:52pm Friday 28th August 2015

Glamour model Tila Tequila has been removed from the Celebrity Big Brother house after posting "totally unacceptable" views on social media, Channel 5 said.

Judy Murray reveals Strictly Come Dancing favourites

The Oxford Times: Judy Murray reveals Strictly Come Dancing favourites

9:17pm Friday 28th August 2015

The new series starts next week.

Judy Murray reveals Strictly Come Dancing favourites

The Oxford Times: Judy Murray was voted off after eight weeks in last year's series

9:11pm Friday 28th August 2015

Former Strictly Come Dancing contestant Judy Murray has revealed who she will be rooting for when the show returns next week.

Murdoch company executives could face corporate charges over phone hacking

The Oxford Times: The Metropolitan Police has handed a "full file" of evidence to prosecutors relating to hacking at the News of the World

8:02pm Friday 28th August 2015

Top executives at Rupert Murdoch's publishing company could face corporate criminal charges over phone hacking, it has emerged.

Judy Murray hails Andy's mentality ahead of US Open

The Oxford Times: Andy Murray, pictured, starts his US Open campaign against Nick Kyrgios

7:58pm Friday 28th August 2015

Judy Murray believes marriage and the prospect of fatherhood has made her son Andy more relaxed on court as the Scot bids to win a second US Open title.

Judy Murray: Andy faces tough US Open match against Nick Kyrgios

The Oxford Times: Judy Murray said her son Andy's match against Nick Kyrgios in the US Open will be tough

7:42pm Friday 28th August 2015

Andy Murray has been dealt a tough opening match as he prepares to take on Australia's Nick Kyrgios in the US Open, his mother Judy said.

Everton announce the signing of striker Leandro Rodriguez from River Plate

The Oxford Times: Roberto Martinez has brought Leandro Rodriguez to Goodison Park

7:38pm Friday 28th August 2015

Uruguayan striker Leandro Rodriguez has completed his move to Everton from River Plate Montevideo for an undisclosed fee.

Heart muscle repair role envisioned for living 'tissue-Velcro'

The Oxford Times: Scientists believe the "tissue-Velcro" system could be used to repair and re-build damaged heart muscle

7:08pm Friday 28th August 2015

A biological Velcro has been developed that makes it possible to stack layers of living tissue together and then peel them apart.

This is why girl of the moment Emily Ratajkowski is our new style crush

The Oxford Times: This is why girl of the moment Emily Ratajkowski is our new style crush

6:58pm Friday 28th August 2015

The model and actress is a bit of a rising star.

Jess Glynne 'overwhelmed' to land number one album

The Oxford Times: Jess Glynne 'overwhelmed' to land number one album

6:02pm Friday 28th August 2015

The 25-year-old’s debut full-length record, I Cry When I Laugh, went straight into the top spot in the UK albums chart.

Jonny Evans holding talks with West Brom after fee agreed with Manchester United

The Oxford Times: Jonny Evans is set to move to West Brom from Manchester United

5:57pm Friday 28th August 2015

West Brom have agreed a fee with Manchester United for defender Jonny Evans, Press Association Sport understands.

Froome loses time on leader as Lindeman claims stage seven of Vuelta a Espana

The Oxford Times: Chris Froome lost contact with the group of contenders for the Vuelta a Espana on Friday's seventh stage, conceding valuable time

5:42pm Friday 28th August 2015

Tour de France champion Chris Froome suffered a blow in his bid to add the Vuelta a Espana title on Friday's seventh stage to La Alpujarra.

Stoke reject a new £2million bid from Norwich for Jonathan Walters

The Oxford Times: Mark Hughes, pictured, is keen for Jon Walters to stay at Stoke

5:34pm Friday 28th August 2015

Stoke have rejected a fresh £2million bid from Norwich for forward Jonathan Walters.

Twitter feed to document anti-Islamic State fight

The Oxford Times: The Twitter account aims to keep people up to date on the Government's battle with IS

5:33pm Friday 28th August 2015

Ministers have deployed a new weapon to combat Islamic State (IS) - a dedicated Twitter feed.

EastEnders' boss slams 'snobbery' towards soaps

The Oxford Times: EastEnders' boss slams 'snobbery' towards soaps

5:08pm Friday 28th August 2015

Speaking at the Edinburgh Television Festival, Dominic Treadwell-Collins said it was very easy to knock the soaps, but viewers would “keep coming back”.

People are convinced Caitlyn Jenner looks a lot like supermodel Cindy Crawford

The Oxford Times: People are convinced Caitlyn Jenner looks a lot like supermodel Cindy Crawford

5:08pm Friday 28th August 2015

Maybe there’s a reason why.

'Huge inconsistencies' in Post Office currency rates

The Oxford Times: Almost nine in 10 (87%) Post Office travel money customers choose to buy in branch rather than online

5:08pm Friday 28th August 2015

Customers face a postcode lottery when buying currency in their local Post Office, it has been claimed.

Unaccompanied child asylum seekers level rises 46%

The Oxford Times: The migrants crisis has been described as "the worst since the Second World War"

4:58pm Friday 28th August 2015

The number of unaccompanied children seeking asylum in the UK has increased by almost half, official figures show.

Platini to leave UEFA in 2019 if he fails to land FIFA presidency

The Oxford Times: Michel Platini will leave UEFA in 2019 if he fails to win the FIFA presidency

4:57pm Friday 28th August 2015

Michel Platini has announced he will step down as UEFA president in 2019 if he fails to win FIFA's top job in next year's election.

Why you need to start saving £28 a week for Christmas today

The Oxford Times: It's time to start saving for those Christmas presents

4:48pm Friday 28th August 2015

Anyone hoping to avoid the annual financial crush of Christmas needs to start saving right now, a bank has warned.

Boxer Anthony Crolla will again bid to win the WBA title against Darleys Perez

The Oxford Times: Anthony Crolla, pictured, battled to a draw in his first bout with Darleys Perez

4:48pm Friday 28th August 2015

Anthony Crolla has been given the chance to avenge his draw with WBA lightweight champion Darleys Perez after it was announced there would be a rematch between the pair later this year.

Keinhorst the Wembley odd man out for Challenge Cup finalists Leeds Rhinos

The Oxford Times: Mitch Achurch will make his Wembley debut after getting the nod for a place on the Leeds bench

4:43pm Friday 28th August 2015

Jimmy Keinhorst was the unlucky player to miss out when Leeds coach Brian McDermott announced his line-up for the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup final.

Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in Beijing

The Oxford Times: Dafne Schippers stormed to the world 200m crown

4:34pm Friday 28th August 2015

Dafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship gold with a time that saw her become the third fastest woman over 200 metres in history.

Katarina Johnson-Thompson left to rue the "worst week" of her life

The Oxford Times: Great Britain's Katarina Johnson-Thompson did not enjoy her time in Beijing

4:14pm Friday 28th August 2015

Katarina Johnson-Thompson was left to rue the "worst week" of her life after she followed her heptathlon nightmare by only managing 11th place in the long jump at the World Championships in Beijing.

Chelsea Pensioner jailed for sex assault on young woman

The Oxford Times: Chelsea Pensioner Patrick Teegan was jailed for 12 months for sexually assaulting a young woman in his room

3:45pm Friday 28th August 2015

A Chelsea Pensioner was today jailed for 12 months for sexually assaulting a young woman in his room.

Salesman's 50p horse bet tops William Hill's longest odds wins list

The Oxford Times: In 2008 Fred Cragg placed 50p on an eight-horse accumulator bet, collecting £1 million winnings when they all came in

3:37pm Friday 28th August 2015

A fertiliser salesman who became a millionaire off a 50p bet is perhaps the luckiest ever punter, according to William Hill.

Jeremy Clarkson Top Gear departure 'very sad': BBC Two chief

The Oxford Times: The BBC Two controller highlighted "human frailty" as she expressed sadness over Jeremy Clarkson's departure from the flagship show

3:31pm Friday 28th August 2015

Jeremy Clarkson's controversial departure from Top Gear was "very, very sad", controller of BBC Two Kim Shillinglaw has said.

Neonatal unit in Cardiff closed over infection control concerns

The Oxford Times: A neonatal unit in Cardiff has closed due to concerns over its infection control measures

3:31pm Friday 28th August 2015

A Cardiff neonatal unit has closed its doors due to concerns over "poor infection control measures", a health council has said.

Wet August brings curtain down on cooler-than-average summer

The Oxford Times: Heavy rain in August has helped make the summer wetter than average

3:31pm Friday 28th August 2015

A cool and wet August has brought to an end a mixed summer of weather, according to meteorologists.

Boss Brendan Rodgers insists new arrivals have helped Reds regain their appetite

The Oxford Times: Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes his summer signings have altered the mentality within his squad.

3:10pm Friday 28th August 2015

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes this summer's signings have given his side a hunger they lost last season.

Jose Mourinho won't discuss Chelsea's pursuit of John Stones

The Oxford Times: John Stones has been the subject of summer interest from Chelsea

2:33pm Friday 28th August 2015

Jose Mourinho refused to comment on Chelsea's pursuit of John Stones after admitting the Premier League champions had practised their defending this week.

Armed police on stand-by at Paul Massey funeral in Salford

The Oxford Times: A horse-drawn hearse carries the coffin of Paul Massey who was shot at his Salford home

2:15pm Friday 28th August 2015

Armed police were on stand-by today as hundreds gathered for the funeral of "Mr Big" security boss Paul Massey amid a simmering gang war.

Ex-Army chief urges Britons to back UK protection for Afghan interpreters

The Oxford Times: General Sir Richard Dannatt says Britain has an obligation to the Afghan interpreters who served with the army

2:15pm Friday 28th August 2015

More people should support a petition calling on David Cameron to give all Afghan interpreters who served alongside UK forces protection, the former head of the Army has said.

Glasgow bin lorry crash driver Harry Clarke 'not lying or deceitful'

The Oxford Times: Harry Clarke was driving a bin lorry when it veered out of control last December in Glasgow, killing six people

2:15pm Friday 28th August 2015

The driver of the bin lorry that killed six people in Glasgow just before Christmas did not set out to "inflict such unimaginable loss", an inquiry has heard on the day that it closed.

28 arrested after 'illegal immigrants' found in lorry at M25 service station

The Oxford Times: Police at Cobham Services in Surrey where 27 suspected illegal immigrants were found inside a lorry (@bigwheeluk/Twitter/PA)

2:15pm Friday 28th August 2015

Police have arrested 27 suspected illegal immigrants who were found inside a lorry at a motorway service station.

Andrew Flintoff's new TV show 'not just about breaking people'

The Oxford Times: Andrew Flintoff's new TV show 'not just about breaking people'

2:10pm Friday 28th August 2015

The former cricketer is presenting BBC Two’s six-part series Special Forces: Ultimate Hell Week, which sees UK applicants taking on some of the world’s toughest army regimes.

Arsene Wenger wants video replays after Aaron Ramsey's disallowed Arsenal goal

The Oxford Times: Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey appeals after his effort is disallowed for offside during the Barclays Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London.

2:08pm Friday 28th August 2015

Arsene Wenger has called for the introduction of video replays after Aaron Ramsey's wrongly disallowed goal in Arsenal's draw against Liverpool on Monday night.

Pink Floyd welcome home album's giant inflatable pig Algie

The Oxford Times: Pink Floyd welcome home album's giant inflatable pig Algie

2:01pm Friday 28th August 2015

A picture of the floating pig became the cover of the band’s 1977 album Animals.

Peter Schmeichel slams Manchester United for handling of David de Gea saga

The Oxford Times: David de Gea has not taken part in any of United's five games this season

1:59pm Friday 28th August 2015

Peter Schmeichel believes it is "an absolute joke" that Manchester United did not sort out the future of David de Gea before the start of the season.

Emma Watson unveils new hairdo at Madrid premiere

The Oxford Times: Emma Watson unveils new hairdo at Madrid premiere

1:51pm Friday 28th August 2015

The former Harry Potter star unleashed a new hairdo at the Madrid premiere of Regression.

What does Andrew Scott really think about Sherlock's fans?

The Oxford Times: What does Andrew Scott really think about Sherlock's fans?

1:41pm Friday 28th August 2015

The actor, who plays arch-nemesis Jim Moriarty, said he embraces Sherlock’s passionate fanbase.

Tough Europa League draw for Tottenham

The Oxford Times: Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham face a long trip to Azerbaijan in the Europa League

1:11pm Friday 28th August 2015

Tottenham have been handed a daunting group in the Europa League including a long-haul trip to Azerbaijan.

Jose Fonte: Southampton players must take responsibility for Europa League exit

The Oxford Times: Southampton captain Jose Fonte had an early header cleared off the line in defeat to FC Midtjylland

12:21pm Friday 28th August 2015

Jose Fonte insists Southampton's players must accept responsibility for their European exit - even if manager Ronald Koeman preferred to point the finger at the officials.

Celebrity Big Brother 2015: 7 things to know about Daniel Baldwin

The Oxford Times: Celebrity Big Brother 2015: 7 things to know about Daniel Baldwin

12:19pm Friday 28th August 2015

We give you the lowdown on the latest Baldwin brother to enter the CBB house.

Jeremy Clarkson Top Gear departure 'very sad': BBC Two chief

The Oxford Times: Jeremy Clarkson took a picture of a car and got Top Gear fans very excited

12:07pm Friday 28th August 2015

The controller of BBC Two Kim Shillinglaw said she is excited about the next series of the hit car show with new host Chris Evans, adding that it will be “really different”.

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