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Connor Tremble murder: Blencowe convicted of carefully-planned killing

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

CONNOR Tremble’s family simply said “we have got justice” after Will Blencowe was convicted of the 17-year-old’s murder.

Connor Tremble murder: Fatal attack fuelled by jealousy over ex

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

JEALOUS Will Blencowe stabbed Connor Tremble 15 times when he found out he was dating his former girlfriend Aimee Harrison, the court heard.

Connor Tremble murder: 'We finally believe that we have got justice for Connor'

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

THE mother of murdered teenager Connor Tremble said she has endured a “living nightmare” after his killer was convicted.

Connor Tremble murder: Mother gathers book of tributes to her son

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

CONNOR Tremble’s mother has gathered tributes to her son in a book she opened up at his funeral.

Oxford to lead hunt for Ebola virus cure

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

THE KEY to finding a vaccine to finally beat the killer Ebola virus could lie in Oxford.

Connor Tremble murder: I'm better off behind bars, killer told psychiatrist

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

MURDERER Will Blencowe told a psychiatrist in prison he was better off behind bars, the jury was told during the trial.

Help on its way for pupils with autism

The Oxford Times:

7:30am Friday 29th August 2014

Imagine not being able to understand the emotions of others, not being able to make friends and in some cases not even being able to talk.

Chilly challenge supports efforts to combat disease

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Friday 29th August 2014

TIPPING buckets of icy water over your head has never been of use for anything more than perhaps getting a cold.

More abuse charges

The Oxford Times: Scales of Justice

7:00am Friday 29th August 2014

A former headteacher is due to appear in court today to face more historic accusations that he abused young boys.

Dancer could scoop share of £250,000

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Friday 29th August 2014

A teenage dancer stands the chance of scooping a slice of a £250,000 prize when he puts his best foot forward on a dance show tonight.

Academic gives medieval music the Goldie touch

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Friday 29th August 2014

AN Oxford University academic and an electronic music artist with acting credits including James Bond and EastEnders may seem an unlikely musical collaboration.

UPDATE: Will Blencowe guilty of murdering Connor Tremble in Oxford house + family statement

The Oxford Times:

8:30pm Thursday 28th August 2014

WILL Blencowe has today been found guilty of murdering 17-year-old Connor Tremble.

Student fights to secure foreign aid

The Oxford Times:

9:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A WOMAN from Oxford has taken the fight against global poverty to Europe’s corridors of power as she lobbies to guarantee the amount of aid for developing countries.

Chemical leak in Ashbury near Faringdon leaves man in hospital

The Oxford Times: Fire engine Oxfordshire

8:31pm Thursday 28th August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called after a hazardous chemical leaked as it was being delivered to a property in Ashbury, near Faringdon earlier today.

Ebola vaccine to be trialed in Oxford

The Oxford Times:

6:39pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE key to a vaacine for the deadly Ebola virus could lie in Oxford.

Restoration of parkland glory planned

The Oxford Times: Knutsford Historical Society

6:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A THREE-year project will take place to restore historic parkland to its original glory.

RAF reservists’ Freedom march will be a ‘first’

The Oxford Times: Jeanette Baker

6:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

RAF reservists based at Brize Norton will march through Witney next month for the first time since they were awarded the Freedom of the County.

LISTEN: Police and Tremble family statement after WIll Blencowe convicted of Connor murder

The Oxford Times:

5:53pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Connor Tremble's mother read a statement on behalf of her family and a poem dedicated to her murdered son.

WATCH: Will Blencowe interviewed by police in Connor Tremble murder case

The Oxford Times:

5:23pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Police have released a video of murderer Will Blencowe being interviewed over the death of 17-year-old Connor Tremble.

Parking problems split opinions across Oxford

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

AS more controlled parking zones are suggested for Oxford, DAMIAN FANTATO takes a look at the controversial regulations that can divide communities

Scientists fire cosmic rays at microchips

The Oxford Times: Pics to go with business supplement at Compound Photonics, Heighington Lane Business Park, Newton Aycliffe. A microchip undertest.  Picture: CHRIS BOOTH (8678450)

5:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

SCIENTISTS have been firing cosmic rays at microchips to see how they will fare in the desolations of space.

Update: One taken to hospital with potentially serious injuries after A34 collision

The Oxford Times: A34 traffic alert

4:52pm Thursday 28th August 2014

ONE person has been taken to hospital with “potentially serious injuries” following a collision on the Bicester Road earlier today.

Forklift driver jailed for sex attempt with 14-year-old girl

The Oxford Times: Oxford Crown Court

3:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A FORKLIFT truck driver has been jailed for two years for trying to meet and have sex with a 14-year-old girl.

Delays on First Great Western trains due to signalling problem

The Oxford Times: A First Great Western High Speed Train

2:58pm Thursday 28th August 2014

TRAINS between Didcot Parkway and Reading are delayed by up to 20 minutes due to an earlier signalling problem.

Mother and daughter open a female-only fitness studio

The Oxford Times:

2:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A MOTHER and daughter have teamed up to launch a new female-only fitness studio in Witney.

Service sector firms have helped boost Oxfordshire recovery

The Oxford Times:

2:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A NEW report highlights Oxfordshire as a recovery success story.

‘We’ll pull out all stops to let people know about us,’ says new Diamond Light Source chairman

The Oxford Times:

2:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE new chairman of the Diamond Light Source particle accelerator research facility has vowed to press the case for funding for the facility in the run-up to next year’s general election.

Space hub Harwell boldly goes on a jobs bonanza

The Oxford Times:

2:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

ONE small step in Harwell is a giant leap for Oxfordshire’s space industry, with the promise of tens of thousands of new jobs.

Time to dig in for Dragon Boat races

The Oxford Times:

1:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THOUSANDS are expected to crowd the banks of the Thames in Abingdon for the 14th annual Dragon Boat races.

Brewery stocks pubs with defibrillators

The Oxford Times:

12:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A BREWERY is looking at where best to equip its Oxfordshire pubs with life-saving machines.

Grandmother praises duo for excellent diabetes care

The Oxford Times:

12:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

FOR all their help managing her diabetes, these two city NHS workers are Audrey Woodcock’s Hospital Heroes.

New Carterton 'residents' have a timeless quality

The Oxford Times:

11:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

CRADLING a baby as a military serviceman looks on, she could be any woman to have graced the streets of Carterton in its 114-year history.

The Scales of Justice: 20 people up in court

The Oxford Times: Trial for man accused of assaulting police officers

11:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

Cases heard recently at Oxford and Banbury magistrates’ courts

‘Rail station revamp offers a better welcome to Didcot’

The Oxford Times:

10:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

COMPLETION of an £8m scheme to redevelop the forecourt at Didcot Parkway rail station is set to be completed in the next fortnight.

Asbestos-related deaths 'will peak in next five years'

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

ASBESTOS deaths are set to reach a record high in Oxfordshire in the next six years, it has been warned.

It’s costly by the sea if you visit from Oxford

The Oxford Times: By the seaside... Well, almost, as Weston-Super-Mare is technically on the Bristol Channel

8:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

Children’s charity Barnardo’s has found that a seaside trip for a family of four from Oxford to the nearest seaside is the third most expensive in England.

Good Food Guide rates Manoir as UK's 13th best restaurant

The Oxford Times:

8:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

Raymond Blanc’s Le Manoir aux Quat’ Saisons at Great Milton has been named the 13th best restaurant in the country.

Police bail man over Rose Hill stabbing

The Oxford Times:

8:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

A man arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm following a double stabbing in Rose Hill, Oxford, has been bailed until September 26. The 19-year-old was arrested by police on Tuesday following the stabbing of two men at The Oval at about 7.30pm on Monday. A man, aged 18, suffered a puncture wound to his chest and another man, aged 22, suffered injuries consistent with stab wounds to his chest and back. Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Send us your ice bucket challenge videos

The Oxford Times:

8:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

As Ice Bucket Challenge fever sweeps the nation, we want to see your videos as you rise to the challenge.

Eco-town plans put on show to public

The Oxford Times: Cherwell district council logo

8:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

The first of a series of planning applications for the new eco-town are available to view on Cherwell District Council’s website.

Youngsters enjoy pirate fun

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Thursday 28th August 2014

SWASHBUCKLING amateur pirates Leo Robinson-Po and Laurie Potts were thankfully not made to walk the plank yesterday at The Story Museum.

Concocting a cocktail fit for our future king and queen

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Thursday 28th August 2014

ROYALS fans in Oxford are counting down the days until Wills and Kate visit the city.

School run will add to Oxford bypass roadwork jams

The Oxford Times: Oxford’s Eastern Bypass

8:30am Thursday 28th August 2014

DRIVERS are being warned they face more traffic congestion as parents return to the school run next week.

New school science block at Cheney School up for discussion

The Oxford Times: oxford city council logo

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

THE building of a new science block at an Oxford school will be discussed next week.

Yours to takeaway... all the contents from ‘Posh’ Oxford chippy

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

BIDDERS are taking away more than just fish and chips from a Jericho eaterie.

Oxford bookstore's donation to blaze-hit Glasgow School of Art

The Oxford Times:

7:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

Blackwell’s Rare Books has donated a volume to the Mackintosh Library at Glasgow School of Art, which was gutted by a fire in May.

Villagers plan a co-operative to buy their pub

The Oxford Times:

7:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

VIILAGERS are trying to start a co-operative to save a pub in West Hanney, near Wantage.

Man released on bail after alleged Witney burglary

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

7:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

A man arrested in connection with an alleged aggravated burglary at a Tesco Express store in Witney has been released on bail until next Thursday.

Leys church is praying for pennies from heaven rather than rain

The Oxford Times:

7:30am Thursday 28th August 2014

A CHURCH in Blackbird Leys is facing a mammoth fundraising task as it is faced with a £400,000 bill to replace its leaking roof.

Break-ins prompt security guard to be hired at Millets Farm

The Oxford Times:

7:10am Thursday 28th August 2014

MILLETS Farm garden centre near Abingdon is to hire a security guard after being broken into three times this month.




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