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Keen gardeners harvest a fine crop of awards

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Stunning floral displays across the city proved Oxford really does have flower power.

Breaking news Sexual assault on woman in Oxford yesterday linked to earlier rape

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4:35pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A WOMAN was sexually assualted in the city yesterday, in an attack police have linked to a rape over the weekend.

Oxford drug dealing pair jailed after heroin and cocaine found

The Oxford Times:

4:20pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Two drug dealers have been jailed for possessing about £90,000 of drugs.

Safe stolen from Comrades Social Club in burglary

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1:50pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A SAFE containing cash was stolen after a Wantage club was burgled yesterday.

Burglars break into Tesco store but leave empty-handed

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1:54pm Monday 22nd September 2014

BURGLARS were left empty-handed after breaking into a supermarket yesterday.

Breaking news Update: Man bailed after teenager raped in city centre

The Oxford Times:

11:57am Saturday 20th September 2014

A MAN arrested after a woman was raped in the city centre on Saturday morning has been bailed.

Five arson attacks on hay bales in Didcot in one night

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11:48am Monday 22nd September 2014

FIVE arson attacks have taken place across Didcot.

Queen Street reopens after delayed sewer works completed

The Oxford Times: A councillor has said Oxford’s transport bosses have to “take the bull by the horns” and pedestrianise Queen Street.

11:37am Monday 22nd September 2014

Queen Street has reopened this morning after emergency works took place.

Pair spared jail after drugs found under bonnet of car

The Oxford Times:

11:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

TWO YOUNG men have been spared jail after police pulled them over and discovered drugs stashed under their car bonnet.

The Scales of Justice – 19 people up in court

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11:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

19 cases heard recently at Oxford and Banbury magistrates’ courts

Breaking news UPDATE: Tributes paid to Ann Ducker, leader of South Oxfordshire District Council, who has died

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10:21am Monday 22nd September 2014

Ann Ducker, leader of South Oxfordshire District Council, has died.

Delays after motorcycle accident

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10:40am Monday 22nd September 2014

MOTORISTS were faced with traffic delays in both directions of the A421 westbound after an earlier motorcycle accident.

Music swells Freddie’s memorial fund

The Oxford Times:

10:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A music festival was held on Saturday in memory of 10-year-old Didcot boy Freddie Perry who died in an accident.

Consultation backs cut to some hospital transport in Oxfordshire

The Oxford Times: COMMITTED: John Radcliffe Hospital

10:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

PLANS to axe free hospital transport for some patients have been supported by most people who responded to a consultation on the proposals.

Minibus in accident near Littlemore

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9:10am Monday 22nd September 2014

A minibus carrying a group of youngsters was involved in a crash with a car on the A4142 Eastern Bypass. Three adults, 10 teenagers and a child were involved in the crash.

Corn Exchange's future debated

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9:10am Monday 22nd September 2014

The future use of the Corn Exchange will be discussed at a meeting tonight.

Electricity line drama after fire wrecks shed in Yarnton

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9:10am Monday 22nd September 2014

Electricity cables collapsed after a blaze in a large garden shed in Yarnton on Sunday.

Dog lovers ramble off to boost Blue Cross funds

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

DOG walkers went for a stroll in a private meadows to raise money for a West Oxfordshire rehoming centre.

Arrests after city brawl leaves man with head injuries

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9:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

FOUR people were arrested yesterday after a fight broke out in the city centre on Saturday evening.

Attacks prompt appeals for more police on the streets

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

TWO men were last night in police custody after two women were raped in Oxford.

Shoppers jump in to stop would-be shoplifter

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8:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

SHOPPERS stopped a would-be thief from escaping from a Wallingford supermarket without paying for a trolley full of goods.

Future use of old hall is up for discussion

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

The future use of the Corn Exchange will be discussed at a meeting tonight .

Yobs overturn bin

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8:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

Police were called out after a bin was tipped over in Banbury Road, Summertown, yesterday.

Schoolboy back on the ball after ceramic skull ‘miracle’

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

A YEAR ago schoolboy Ollie Kirk became one of the first people in the UK to have half of his skull replaced with a ceramic implant.

M40 queues stretch to Watlington after crash

The Oxford Times: Lorry jackknifes on M40 causing traffic tailbacks

8:32am Monday 22nd September 2014

QUEUES on the M40 are said to be stretching back to Watlington after a crash on the southbound carriageway. 

Man in burglary case

The Oxford Times: Oxford Crown Court

8:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A 32-year-old man has appeared in court charged with burgling a home and then stealing a BMW from the driveway.

Court date for pair in £14.6k rings theft from a Bicester Village store

The Oxford Times: Oxford Crown Court

8:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A man and woman will appear at Oxford Crown Court next month charged in connection with the theft of three rings worth a total of £14,600 from a Bicester Village store.

A huge dive into pool

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

Thousands of residents made a splash at the town’s outdoor swimming pool.

Source of chemical that killed fish untraceable

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8:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

INVESTIGATORS have been unable to find out the source of a chemical that killed more than 4,000 fish in a Didcot stream.

A green and pleasant event for first Earth Trust runners

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

ICONIC landscapes greeted runners who took part in the Earth Trust’s inaugural 10k cross-country race round the Wittenham Clumps beauty spot.

Villagers go to town with annual fete decorations

The Oxford Times:

7:40am Monday 22nd September 2014

SPLASHES of colour brightened up the streets of Culham at the weekend, with 600 metres of decorations.

Views wanted over A40 limit reduction

The Oxford Times:

7:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

A CONSULTATION has been launched on controversial plans to lower the speed limit along part of Oxford’s ring road.

Mystery Oxford pong is back, say residents

The Oxford Times: Pictures submitted by our readers of their memories of Didcot Power Station leading up to the demolition of three of the cooling towers.

7:10am Monday 22nd September 2014

THE mysterious ‘Oxford stink’ has returned for a third time, according to city residents.

Oxford youth hostel manager talks of blaze in laundry room

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7:10am Monday 22nd September 2014

A YOUTH hostel manager has described how a fire broke out in a laundry room.

H&M assault sentence

The Oxford Times: Oxford Crown Court

7:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A man who assaulted a woman in a clothes shop has been handed a community order.

Dancing in the streets as Charlbury holds its fair

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

MORRIS dancing, cow-milking contests and a Spitfire fly-past were the attractions at this year’s Charlbury Street Fair.

Meetings offer update on health of our NHS

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

The body which decides where most NHS money is spent will hold two public meetings on Thursday.

Bishop takes a breather from pilgrimage for a special event

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

NOT even finding out he had a heart condition could stop the Bishop of Oxford enjoying events to honour his retirement.

Wallingford school plans extensions for extra pupils

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6:40am Monday 22nd September 2014

PLANS have been put forward to extend a Wallingford primary school library and build two extra rooms to accommodate rising pupil numbers.

Winners crowned at Botley Fete’s big bake-off

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

THREE young bakers took top honours in a bake-off at the weekend’s Big Botley Fete.

‘Like Russia’ housing jibe by Brize Norton group offends neighbours Carterton

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

A ROW has broken out between Carterton and neighbours Brize Norton after plans to build 700 homes were compared to Russia’s military intervention in Ukraine.

Clean energy scheme in Oxford launches share issue

The Oxford Times:

6:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A CLEAN energy group will tomorrow launch a £1.5m share offer, in a bid to fund a network of solar panels on the roofs of schools and businesses.

Alzheimer's drug trial will help sufferer to help others

The Oxford Times:

5:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

RETIRED businessman Tony Thomas hopes his involvement in an Oxford Alzheimer’s drug trial will help others like him.

UPDATE: Man arrested after woman raped in Headington flat

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

3:24pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A MAN has been arrested after a woman was followed into a Headington flat and raped yesterday.

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11:50am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

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Car collides with M40 central reservation

The Oxford Times: Lorry jackknifes on M40 causing traffic tailbacks

2:37pm Sunday 21st September 2014

A CAR collided with the central reservation of a motorway today. 

Youth hostel evacuated after laundry room fire

The Oxford Times: Fire engine Oxfordshire

12:21pm Sunday 21st September 2014

YOUTH hostel residents had to be evacuated after a fire broke out in a laundry room on Friday.

PICTURE SPECIAL: Owzat for a tree-mendous week of photographic delights?

The Oxford Times:

6:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Our picture editor Leah McLaren takes her pick of the week’s best photographs and tells us why she reckons they make the grade

Devoting their lives to caring for the elderly

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

TRUDY Meardon knows a lot about the importance of providing good, personal care.

Mountain climb in brother's memory

The Oxford Times:

3:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A WOMAN whose brother died from cancer will reach new heights with an Emmerdale star during a fundraising trip.




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