Leafield-based Caterham F1 car-maker goes into administration

The Oxford Times:

11:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

THE West Oxfordshire-based maker of Caterham Formula 1 racing cars has gone into administration.

Apprentice-style bake off at Blenheim Palace helps Oxford food bank

The Oxford Times:

10:30pm Monday 20th October 2014

A BICESTER-based food supply company held an Apprentice-style contest to help an Oxford food bank.

Symbolic city centre march by cyclists raises awareness of human trafficking

The Oxford Times:

10:30pm Monday 20th October 2014

CYCLISTS led a demonstration against human trafficking in Oxford city centre on Friday.

Simple online test gives people a vital warning of bone fracturing disease osteoporosis

The Oxford Times:

10:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

A SENIOR medic wants 1,000 over-50s in Oxfordshire to take a simple online test to see if they are at risk of a common bone disease.

Poll's outcome to be used to fight homes

The Oxford Times: west oxfordshire district council

5:40pm Monday 20th October 2014

A PUBLIC poll will be held in Woodstock after plans were unveiled to build up to 1,500 homes east of the town.

Nearly full cemetery set to be closed for future burials

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

A “full up” graveyard is set to close, preventing residents from being buried in their village.

Van and car crash on A4260 near Kidlington

The Oxford Times: Traffic Alert general

6:45pm Monday 20th October 2014

A VAN and a car crashed on the A4260 today.

'We want apology over blackout'

The Oxford Times: oxford city council logo

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

THE mother of a man with learning difficulties who was left without electricity for 15 hours while her son was recovering from major surgery at home has said she is still waiting for an apology four days later.

Jericho resident joins expedition to Arctic Pole never visited by humans

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

MOST people choose sunshine and sand for a trip, but Jericho resident Robert Pettersen is going where no-one has ever been: the Pole of Inaccessibility.

Police stay tight-lipped over use of terror laws to snoop on journalists

The Oxford Times: police officer rear

4:20pm Monday 20th October 2014

SENIOR Thames Valley Police chiefs are refusing to say whether they know if their officers have been using an anti-terrorism law to discover journalists’ secret sources.

New primary school approved for Didcot's Great Western Park

The Oxford Times: oxfordshire county council logo round

4:23pm Monday 20th October 2014

PLANS  to build a new primary school in Didcot were approved by Oxfordshire County Council’s planning and regulation committee today.

Severe weather warning for Oxfordshire following Hurricane Gonzalo

The Oxford Times: After the heatwave comes the thunderstorms: 'Yellow Alert' as heavy rain forecast

2:40pm Monday 20th October 2014

SEVERE weather warnings are in place for Oxford tomorrow.

Lanes closed after bus and truck crash on A361

The Oxford Times: Traffic Alert general

1:45pm Monday 20th October 2014

A BUS and a truck collided between Chipping Norton and Shipton-under-Wychwood this morning.

Phones taken in Temple Cowley burglary

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

2:22pm Monday 20th October 2014

TWO mobile phones were among items stolen during a burglary at a house in Oxford.

The Scales of Justice – 17 people up in court

The Oxford Times: Scales of Justice

11:00am Monday 20th October 2014

17 cases heard recently at Oxford and Banbury magistrates’ courts

Oxford University professor wins international award for cancer research

The Oxford Times:

11:00am Monday 20th October 2014

PETER O’Neill is radiating pride, after his decades of work trying to cure cancer won him an international award.

Robber stalked couple for an hour

The Oxford Times:

11:00am Monday 20th October 2014

A ROBBER who stalked a couple for an hour before trying to steal £11,000 in cash has been jailed.

Funny farce sparks call for drama lovers

The Oxford Times:

10:00am Monday 20th October 2014

DRAMA enthusiasts in Bicester are preparing for the Bicester Drama Society’s autumn play.

Radiographers take strike action as part of pay dispute

The Oxford Times: John Radcliffe Hospital stock

9:30am Monday 20th October 2014

RADIOGRAPHERS at Oxford’s John Radcliffe Hospital will walk out today in the latest round of industrial action over pay.

Little trains making a very big impression

The Oxford Times:

9:20am Monday 20th October 2014

IT was all aboard at a model railway show in Didcot this weekend as youngsters got up close to electric trains.

Police respond to domestic incident at Mill Street address

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

9:10am Monday 20th October 2014

POLICE officers were called to a domestic incident in Mill Street, Oxford, on Friday.

Oxford University professor trying to halt Ebola crisis

The Oxford Times: Oxford Univesity logo white lettering blue background new logo

9:10am Monday 20th October 2014

AN Oxford University professor is among a team of British scientists going to Guinea to start human drug trials as part of a bid to halt the Ebola epidemic.

County is braced for battering by winds tomorrow in wake of Hurricane Gonzalo

The Oxford Times: storm clouds coming over Norton for consideration in the press Picture of the Week feature.Best wishes,Nick Fletcher (9045746)

9:10am Monday 20th October 2014

STRONG winds could hit Oxfordshire tomorrow, as the remains of Hurricane Gonzalo reach the UK.

Flood partnership unveils first phase of £1.25m sewerage review

The Oxford Times: oxford city council logo

8:40am Monday 20th October 2014

A SCHEME costing at least £1.25m to review Oxford’s sewerage system has been officially unveiled at the Oxford Flood Partnership’s annual forum.

Tools stolen from Volkswagen Transporter van in Cropredy

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

8:40am Monday 20th October 2014

VANS were targeted by thieves in Cropredy, north of Banbury, police said.

Blenheim Palace plans to open gates to music fans with series of concerts

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Monday 20th October 2014

WOODSTOCK has welcomed plans to hold a series of concerts at Blenheim Palace.

Man who scared off burglars with a sword from his Witney home is left feeling 'a bag of nerves'

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Monday 20th October 2014

A BURGLARY victim who scared off his intruders while holding a sword said the incident had left him emotionally scarred.

Britain's Got Talent star Fabia and her feathered friends go burlesque for breast cancer funds in Cowley

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Monday 20th October 2014

OXFORD’S own burlesque star Fabia Cerra hosted a special dancing class over the weekend to raise money for charity.

Update: Four cooling towers damaged after blaze at Didcot Power Station + Video

The Oxford Times:

8:18am Monday 20th October 2014

FOUR cooling towers were damaged in last night's fire at Didcot Power Station, Oxfordshire's chief fire officer has said this morning. 

Flood early warning system tests will use ‘white space’ in city's airwaves

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Monday 20th October 2014

INNOVATIVE technology is to be tested in Oxford to create a localised early warning system for flooding.

DIDCOT POWER STATION FIRE: 'It was a bit of an inferno' + Video

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Monday 20th October 2014

A HUGE fire ripped through a cooling tower at Didcot Power Station last night.

Live Travel: What's happening on Oxfordshire's roads on Monday

The Oxford Times:

7:31am Monday 20th October 2014

A blog covering the roads this morning - let us know if you spot a jam

Drop in to meet police at Bicester

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

7:30am Monday 20th October 2014

Residents can meet police to discuss concerns at two drop-in sessions on Wednesday, November 5.

Ambulance watchdog needs county member

The Oxford Times:

7:30am Monday 20th October 2014

Nominations are being sought for an Oxfordshire member of a body which oversees the county’s ambulance service.

Grove airfield plans for discussion

The Oxford Times: Clavis Holdings Ltd want to build 35 new homes in Goodrich.

7:30am Monday 20th October 2014

PARISH councillors in Grove will discuss the current status of the 2,500-home Grove Airfield development at their next meeting tomorrow night.

Taking the sugar out of diet is film’s sweet plan for Oxfordshire residents' health

The Oxford Times:

7:30am Monday 20th October 2014

YOUNGSTERS from Rose Hill have taken to the silver screen to encourage families across Oxfordshire to make healthier food choices.

‘Save trees from chop to shield us from eyesore'

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Monday 20th October 2014

CONCERNS have been raised that felling trees near the Port Meadow student flats could worsen their impact on neighbouring people.

Cheers! Thousands hail the ale

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Monday 20th October 2014

THOUSANDS of beer-lovers flocked to Oxford Town Hall to raise a toast to real ale at the annual Oxford Beer Festival.

Network Bicester makes second attempt for planning permission to create business site

The Oxford Times: Cherwell district council logo

6:40am Monday 20th October 2014

PLANS for a new multi-million-pound business site on the edge of a Bicester housing estate have been re-submitted to Cherwell District Council.

Didcot steam enthusiast chuffed by Combe Mill show’s popularity

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Monday 20th October 2014

TRADITIONAL industries of wood and steam came together at the original sawmill and workshop of the Blenheim Palace estate, Combe Mill.

Rising social care demands following child exploitation cases lead to council cash warning

The Oxford Times: Ian Hudspeth

6:30am Monday 20th October 2014

RISING demand in social care will make it even harder for the county council to balance the books next year, its leader has warned Ian Hudspeth revealed there was an overspend on adult and children’s social care this year.

Gran 'had no alternative' but to starve herself to death

The Oxford Times: Scales of Justice

6:20am Monday 20th October 2014

AN Oxford grandmother who starved herself to death said before she died that she had “no alternative” given the UK’s laws against assisted suicide.

Patients facing delays when trying to see GP across county, says survey

The Oxford Times: Andrew Smith MP

6:00am Monday 20th October 2014

A THIRD of patients could not see their own doctor or get an appointment within a week, a survey revealed.

John Radcliffe patients sing on Rainbow Fund charity record

The Oxford Times:

5:30am Monday 20th October 2014

YOUNG hospital patients sang their hearts out on Friday to raise funds for sick and disabled children.

Oxford school choir gets ready to sing with spirit at Christmas

The Oxford Times:

5:00am Monday 20th October 2014

IT’S not just stars above Bethlehem stables that people will be looking out for this Christmas.

Update: Fire at Didcot Power Station under control and 'no risk to the public' + Video of blaze

The Oxford Times:

9:08pm Sunday 19th October 2014

THE fire at Didcot Power Station is under control and the smoke is not hazardous to the public, a fire chief has said tonight.

Free: Get Oxford Mail news alerts sent direct to your phone via Whatsapp

The Oxford Times: Whats App logo

2:00pm Sunday 19th October 2014

OXFORD Mail readers can now sign up to get major breaking news alerts sent direct to their mobile phones with a new service using Whatsapp.

UPDATE: Traffic lights back on at Frideswide Square after earlier fault

The Oxford Times: Frideswide Square

10:18am Sunday 19th October 2014

THE traffic lights in Frideswide Square and its approaches are out this morning.

Three men to appear in court charged with thefts of mobile phones from Oxford nightclubs

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

10:29am Sunday 19th October 2014

THREE men have been charged with six counts of theft after mobile phones were allegedly stolen at two city nightclubs.

Council and NHS leaders defend use of office space by county unions

The Oxford Times: WAR ON WASTE: Jonathan Isaby

7:29pm Sunday 19th October 2014

COUNCIL and NHS leaders have defended allowing their buildings to be used by unions after concerns that this goes against official guidance.



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