Connor Tremble trial: Friend denies helping Blencowe with fresh clothes after stabbing

The Oxford Times:

4:13pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A FRIEND of Will Blencowe has denied providing him with fresh clothes and helping him leave Oxfordshire after he fatally stabbed Connor Tremble.

Connor Tremble trial: Co-defendant was 'shocked and scared' when he heard Connor had been stabbed, court told

The Oxford Times:

1:26pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A MAN accused of helping Connor Tremble's killer said he was "shocked and scared" when he found out the teenager had been stabbed.

Killer tells jury: 'I'm not a psychopath'

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

THE killer of Connor Tremble claimed he was ‘not in control’ of his body when he fatally stabbed the teenager 15 times.

Connor trial: Blencowe 'a dangerous young man who tried to humiliate his victim'

The Oxford Times:

4:39pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A BARRISTER has described the killer of Connor Tremble as "a very dangerous young man" who tried to humiliate his victim.

Connor Tremble trial: Blencowe describes the moment he fatally stabbed Connor Tremble

The Oxford Times:

12:52pm Thursday 21st August 2014

WILL Blencowe has described to a jury the moment he fatally stabbed 17-year-old Connor Tremble.

Alleged helper ‘wanted phone smashed’

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

A MAN on trial for helping killer William Blencowe told his girlfriend to take a hammer to his phone after he was arrested, a jury has been told.

Chemical smell alert

The Oxford Times: oxfordshire fire and rescue logo

8:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

Four residents needed hospital treatment after emergency services were alerted to a chemical smell in a block of flats.

Connor Tremble trial: Jury hears how a man accused of helping killer told his girlfriend to destroy his phone

The Oxford Times:

8:02pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A JURY was today told how a man on trial for helping killer William Blencowe told his girlfriend to take a hammer to his phone after he was arrested.

Fresh cuts ‘support the view Connor was attacked on sofa’

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A DNA expert has said there is evidence Connor Tremble was fatally stabbed on or close to a sofa in his flat.

Bake Off’s Kimberley rises to the big occasion

The Oxford Times:

6:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

GREAT British Bake Off star Kimberley Wilson showed off her cooking skills at the Banbury Food Fair on Sunday.

Connor Tremble trial: Court told co-defendant called Blencowe an 'idiot' after arrest

The Oxford Times:

4:01pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A JURY has heard how one of Will Blencowe's co-defendants described him as an "idiot" after he was arrested.

Man accused of aiding alleged murderer Will Blencowe borrowed trainers, brother tells court

The Oxford Times:

1:04pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE brother of a man accused of aiding alleged murderer Will Blencowe has described handing over his trainers on the night Connor Tremble was killed.

Connor stabbed ten times in the back during attack

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A PATHOLOGIST said Connor Tremble was probably not moving when he was repeatedly stabbed by Will Blencowe.

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The Oxford Times: World's Biggest Coffee Morning

6:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Join people in your area for the Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 26th September – all in the name of Macmillan Cancer Support. 

Connor Tremble trial: Witness describes driving Blencowe to guest house after alleged murder

The Oxford Times:

3:48pm Monday 18th August 2014

A 19-YEAR-OLD has described driving Will Blencowe to Stratford-upon-Avon after he had fatally stabbed Connor Tremble.

Connor Tremble trial: Jury hears teenager died of complications after being stabbed 15 times

The Oxford Times:

1:25pm Monday 18th August 2014

A PATHOLOGIST has told the tury Connor Tremble died of complications after he was stabbed 15 times.

Rape pair face delay after prison blunder

The Oxford Times: Oxford Crown Court

9:10am Monday 18th August 2014

A man and a 15-year-old boy convicted of carrying out a rape on New Year’s Eve will have to wait two weeks to find out their sentence.

Scrap man says dodgy metal police 'sting' harmed family

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Monday 18th August 2014

A SCRAP metal merchant who cleared his name last week has spoken of the strain the case has had on him and his family over the last two years.

Four are rescued after car plunges into river

The Oxford Times: John Radcliffe Hospital stock

8:30pm Sunday 17th August 2014

FOUR people were taken to hospital after their car plunged into the River Cherwell yesterday morning.

SpongeBob pops up to visit shoppers

The Oxford Times:

11:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

HE usually lives under the sea but children’s character SpongeBob SquarePants was on land to meet young Banbury shoppers on Wednesday.

Retired teacher drowns after his yacht capsizes

The Oxford Times:

7:10am Saturday 16th August 2014

A retired Bloxham School teacher described by a former pupil as a “gentle giant” drowned after his yacht capsized off the coast of Ireland on Wednesday night.

Buses put on diversion

The Oxford Times: traffic jam stock

7:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

A collapsed sewer is set to disrupt buses in Banbury until August 27, the company running services has confirmed.

Peeping Tom jailed for watching a woman undress at swimming pool

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

A MAN with a history of voyeurism has been told “the time has come” for him to understand the seriousness of his crimes.

Connor Tremble trial: Killer believed 'someone else stole his body' and was 'cursed'

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Saturday 16th August 2014

KILLER Will Blencowe told a doctor he was cursed, abused by his ex-girlfriend, and obsessed with the number 12, a court head.

First of Chiltern Railways' new locomotives arrives in UK

The Oxford Times: A Class 68 locomotive at builder Vossloh's factory in Valencia, Spain

6:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

THE first of six new diesel locomotives to power Chiltern Railways expresses between Oxfordshire, London and the West Midlands has arrived in the UK.

Connor Tremble trial: Blencowe would have known he was doing wrong, jury told

The Oxford Times:

7:29pm Friday 15th August 2014

ANOTHER psychiatrist told jurors today he believed Will Blencowe would have known what he was doing was wrong when he stabbed Connor Tremble 15 times.

Connor Tremble trial: Psychiatrist says Will Blencowe claimed he was planning to kill himself rather than stab teenager

The Oxford Times:

1:50pm Friday 15th August 2014

KILLER Will Blencowe was planning to kill himself and went to make peace with Connor Tremble before he stabbed him 15 times, jurors heard this morning.

Connor Tremble's flatmate tells court: ‘I can still hear his screams’

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Friday 15th August 2014

THE flatmate of Connor Tremble said he still hears his friend’s screams in his head after he found the fatally-stabbed teen.

Connor trial: Man who found the dying teenager tells jury he still hears him screaming

The Oxford Times:

2:03pm Thursday 14th August 2014

THE man who found Connor Tremble after he was fatally stabbed has told a jury he still hears his friend screaming.

TV chef Brian will be showing how it’s done

The Oxford Times:

10:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

TV chef Brian Turner will be one of the stars of the show at the town’s annual food fair on Sunday.

Man faces sentencing for voyeurism

The Oxford Times: HMP Bullingdon Prison

9:10am Thursday 14th August 2014

A MAN who admitted voyeurism will be sentenced tomorrow at Oxford Crown Court.

Accused’s only regret was ‘not watching victim die’

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

THE only thing Will Blencowe regrets is not watching Connor Tremble bleed to death, one of his friends allegedly said.

Connor trial witness: I was distraught when I found out I told killer where to find Connor

The Oxford Times:

4:12pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A 21-YEAR-OLD who told Connor Tremble's killer where the teenager lived said he was "distraught" when he realised what he had done.

Connor trial: Witness says he warned Connor about Will Blencowe

The Oxford Times:

12:32pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A MAN who says he was attacked twice by murder accused Will Blencowe warned 17-year-old Connor Tremble about him, a jury was told this morning.

‘HELP ME, HE’S ALL I’VE GOT’: Jury hears 999 call made by friend

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

A FRIEND of Connor Tremble begged ambulance staff to save the 17-year-old’s life moments after he was fatally stabbed.

Scrap metal merchant wins appeal in police ‘sting’ case

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

8:30am Wednesday 13th August 2014

A SCRAP metal merchant convicted after a sting by undercover police had his name cleared yesterdy.

Driver found not guilty

The Oxford Times: Oxford Crown Court

8:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

A taxi driver has been unanimously cleared of sexually assaulting a female passenger.

Connor trial: Murder accused Will Blencowe had previously attacked a man, jury told

The Oxford Times:

6:22pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

WILL Blencowe attacked another man in a jealous rage months before he fatally stabbed Connor Tremble, pictured, a jury was told.

Scrap metal dealer caught in undercover police operation has conviction overturned

The Oxford Times:

3:57pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A SCRAP metal merchant convicted after a sting by undercover police has had his name cleared today.

Connor Tremble accused was suffering from mental condition, court told

The Oxford Times:

11:43am Tuesday 12th August 2014

THE man who fatally stabbed Connor Tremble will argue he was suffering from a mental condition and acting in self defence, a jury was told today.

Cat flap theft charge

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

6:30am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A 24-year-old man has been accused of stealing from a home through a cat flap.

Jury told Connor Tremble fatally stabbed by his girlfriend's jealous ex-boyfriend

The Oxford Times:

5:25pm Monday 11th August 2014

A JURY was today told 17-year-old Connor Tremble was fatally stabbed by his girlfriend’s jealous ex-partner.

Explosive start for Oxfordshire's car-making industry

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Monday 11th August 2014

From its fledgling car factory to a massive munitions operation, Oxfordshire workers toiled hard to keep troops at the front lines supplied during the First World War.

Fire at a chocolate factory in Banbury

The Oxford Times: Fire engine Oxfordshire

8:24am Monday 11th August 2014

A CHOCOLATE factory in Banbury went up in flames last night. 

Super festivals make splash between downpours

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Monday 11th August 2014

THOUSANDS of people didn’t let a bit of rain put them off enjoying festivals in Oxfordshire this weekend.

Thieves target Banbury store in attempted robbery

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

8:16pm Saturday 9th August 2014

THIEVES targeted a store in a failed robbery in Banbury.

Sentencing adjourned after spelling error

The Oxford Times: Oxford Crown Court

8:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

A man who admitted voyeurism has had his sentencing adjourned because of a spelling mistake.

Social club to stay as town plan is welcomed

The Oxford Times: Cherwell district council logo

6:40am Saturday 9th August 2014

REVISED plans to develop Banbury town centre and Castle Quay shopping centre with a new cinema, hotel, restaurants and a supermarket have been given the go-ahead.

Brothers at arms in an MP’s family tree

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

To mark the First World War’s centenary, the Oxford Mail has teamed up with the Oxfordshire Family History Society to discover the military past of the county’s great and good. Here, in the first of a series of features, we put the ancestors of Banbury MP Sir Tony Baldry under the microscope to uncover his family’s story of patriotism and sacrifice in the Great War. Mark McKay reports

Middleton Road in Banbury closed due to collapsed sewer

The Oxford Times: Thames Water logo

8:09am Friday 8th August 2014

MIDDLETON Road in Banbury is closed this morning due to a collapsed sewer. 



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