Monster movie noise-makers ‘will be back’ say villagers around Heyford Park

The Oxford Times:

9:20am Saturday 1st November 2014

RESIDENTS fighting a “noisy” movie-making operation in Upper Heyford have said they are sure the company, which withdrew a bid to expand the operation, will be back.

Driver taken to hospital after van hits wall

The Oxford Times: Ambulance stock image

7:00am Saturday 1st November 2014

The driver of a van that came off the road and hit a garden wall yesterday was taken to hospital.

Sister’s concert for sick brother

The Oxford Times:

5:30am Saturday 1st November 2014

THE sister of a 23-year-old man who was diagnosed with testicular cancer will tonight hold a fundraising concert in his honour.

New cancer centre expands to meet a growing demand

The Oxford Times:

5:00am Saturday 1st November 2014

A BICESTER cancer support centre has expanded after opening seven months ago to meet demand.

Driver taken to hospital after car hit wall near Tackley

The Oxford Times: Ambulance stock image

10:51am Friday 31st October 2014

THE driver of a van that came off the road and hit a garden wall has been taken to hospital.

Disability forum meets

The Oxford Times: Cherwell district council logo

7:50am Friday 31st October 2014

A FORUM for discussion about disability issues will be held next Thursday.

Street cleaners blitz Southwold’s rubbish

The Oxford Times: Cherwell district council logo

6:20pm Thursday 30th October 2014

STREET cleaners in Bicester removed 8.57 tons of rubbish from streets, verges and green spaces during a five-day cleaning blitz.

‘Punish me for 11 years of crime,’ Bicester man tells judge

The Oxford Times:

3:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A SERIAL burglar who asked a judge to punish him for more than 30 offences has been jailed for four years and eight months.

UPDATE: Road reopens after car overturns in Heyford Road, Middleton Stoney

The Oxford Times: Ambulance stock image

10:12am Thursday 30th October 2014

A woman has been taken to hospital following a crash in Middleton Stoney.

Bicester Community Hospital delay a chance for more beds

The Oxford Times:

10:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

CAMPAIGNERS have called the delay in opening the new Bicester Community Hospital a “golden opportunity” to add four more beds to the building before patients move in.

Ex-roofer from Bletchingdon choked to death, inquest told

The Oxford Times: webpix coroners coroner's court inquest coroner

8:20am Thursday 30th October 2014

A RETIRED roofer died at his home in Bletchingdon after taking painkillers and alcohol.

Woman tells court she 'blanked out' childhood sex abuse in Bicester

The Oxford Times: Oxford Crown Court

6:40am Thursday 30th October 2014

A WOMAN told a jury that sexual abuse left her with post-traumatic stress disorder and gaps in her memory.

Movie blasts and zombies a reel pain for residents of Oxfordshire village

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

THE sounds of explosions and screaming zombies during filming at a former military base have been disturbing residents and frightening horses at a nearby farm.

Prisoner is still on the run after absconding from a jail near Bicester

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

One of two prisoners who absconded from a jail near Bicester has handed himself in.

Creche is among facilities moving at leisure centre

The Oxford Times: Cherwell district council logo

6:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

PROPOSALS to change some facilities at Kidlington and Gosford Leisure Centre will be considered next week.

Update: Lewis Hoare, one of two inmates who absconded from a prison near Bicester, has handed himself in

The Oxford Times:

9:08am Tuesday 28th October 2014

ONE of the prisoners who escaped from a jail near Bicester has handed himself in.

Lanes closed on M40

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

8:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Two northbound lanes on the M40 were closed yesterday following a crash, causing queues and delays.

Sailors battle for regatta honours

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

OXFORD sailors did battle on the high seas of Farmoor Reservoir in the Oxford Sailability regatta.

Birthday girl gives a unique gift of her own

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Friday 24th October 2014

a CARING teenager had an unusual way of marking her birthday yesterday.

Spreading word about an inspirational Finmere artist who paints using his mouth

The Oxford Times:

12:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

WHEN Keith Jansz broke his neck in a car crash in June 1995, just weeks after running the London Marathon, he was told he would never walk again.

‘Yes’ to plan for 24,000 more homes in Cherwell District Council area

The Oxford Times: Cherwell district council logo

6:40am Thursday 23rd October 2014

THERE could be 24,445 new homes built across the Cherwell District Council area after councillors voted to approve modifications to the local plan.

Bicester Community College hosts charity worker banned at school

The Oxford Times: Bicester Community College

7:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE director of a Sierra Leone charity banned from visiting a Stockport school amid fears about the Ebola virus is to give a talk at Bicester Community College tomorrow.

Kidlington-based disabled rider rallies support for velodrome in city

The Oxford Times:

1:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

SINCE suffering a severe brain injury in March 2006, Kidlington man Simon Head has been battling to get back on his bike.

Four-vehicle collision in Bletchingdon Road, Islip

The Oxford Times:

8:58am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A FOUR-VEHICLE collision has blocked Bletchingdon Road, Islip. 

Golf club attack images released

The Oxford Times:

6:40am Tuesday 21st October 2014

POLICE in Bicester have released CCTV images of five men they want to speak to about an attack on a man with a golf club.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Car driver stops and spits at dog walker in Deddington

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

7:40am Saturday 18th October 2014

A driver pulled up alongside a dog walker in Deddington, wound down his window and spat in her face, police said.

Inquest is adjourned

The Oxford Times: Oxfordshire County Council county hall

8:00am Friday 17th October 2014

A man who went missing over the weekend was found hanged in a field, an inquest has heard.

Children see nature and heritage up close

The Oxford Times: Go Wild in Bicester

7:20am Friday 17th October 2014

SCHOOLCHILDREN in North Oxfordshire will be getting their lessons in a wildflower meadow from the spring.

Collision involving a motorbike and a car near Islip

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

9:03am Thursday 16th October 2014

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital after a collision with a car on the B4027 at The Noke Turning near Islip.

Man armed with bread knife in Langford Village is spared jail by judge

The Oxford Times: Judge Gordon Risius

11:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

A MAN who swung an eight-inch bread knife near another man after drinking 24 cans of lager and whiskey has avoided jail.

Bicester marks fifth year as a Fairtrade town with supper night

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A CELEBRATORY supper is to take place in Bicester to mark its fifth year as a Fairtrade town.

Drink driving charge

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

8:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

A man has been charged with drink driving, Thames Valley Police said.

Missing man is dead

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

8:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

A 50-year-old Bicester man was found dead after going missing on Sunday.

Man charged with drink-driving after being arrested in Bicester on Saturday

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

11:11am Monday 13th October 2014

A MAN has been charged with drink-driving, Thames Valley Police have said. 

Former TV star Rolf Harris moved from Bullingdon Prison over bullying

The Oxford Times:

10:31am Monday 13th October 2014

ROLF Harris has been moved from Bullingdon Prison, it has been reported.

Bicester residents view a 1,700-home extension plan to ‘eco town’

The Oxford Times:

7:30am Monday 13th October 2014

PLANS for the 1,700-home extension to the ‘eco-town’ in north west Bicester have been presented to residents.

Residents put faith in bid to stop any repeat of flooding

The Oxford Times:

10:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

ELDERLY residents forced out of their homes by flooding last Christmas Eve are backing a campaign to keep a neighbouring river free-flowing.

Watch: Benedict finds his home from Holmes as key scenes for The Imitation Game shot in Bicester + trailer

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Saturday 11th October 2014

BENEDICT Cumberbatch was among a glittering host of movie stars visiting Bicester to appear in a new film about code-breaking genius Alan Turing.

Rare butterfly drafted in to help campaign against homes on Bicester meadow

The Oxford Times:

10:00pm Friday 10th October 2014

A FRESH bid is being made to quash scaled-back housing plans for a Bicester meadow.

Apprenticeship scheme wins firm a national award

The Oxford Times:

2:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

AN EXPRESS delivery firm has won a national award for its apprenticeship scheme.

Have your say on Bicester's eco plan

The Oxford Times: Steve Hornblow at the site of the Eco Town due to be built in North Bicester

8:00am Thursday 9th October 2014

Residents can give their views on proposals for a new 230-acre section of the Bicester eco-town today.

Downed power lines close road in Bicester for three hours

The Oxford Times: Southern Electric engineers repaired the fault

8:40am Wednesday 8th October 2014

A road was closed for three hours in Bicester yesterday after power lines came down.

Man held by police over Bicester road closures

The Oxford Times: Thames Valley Police logo

8:40am Wednesday 8th October 2014

A 24-year-old man whose actions forced police to close three roads in Bicester was still being held at a Thames Valley force station yesterday.

Talks to discuss a successor for Tony Baldry as Conservative candidate in Banbury constituency

The Oxford Times: Sir Tony Baldry

7:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

A MEETING will be held today to discuss how the Conservatives will select a candidate to fight the Banbury seat at next year's General Election, when Sir Tony Baldry MP stands down.

A poignant farewell to Bicester butcher who ran his shop for 42 years

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Wednesday 8th October 2014

IT was the Bicester butcher’s shop he had run for 42 years and yesterday Peter Goss made one final poignant stop outside.

Inspection finds that Bullingdon Prison near Bicester needs improving

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Wednesday 8th October 2014

BULLINGDON prison has been told to improve the care of prisoners with long-term health problems following an inspection.



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