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Oxford

Information: Dr Mary Gill outside Elms Parade in Botley

Persistence pays for a West Way campaigner as council is ordered to release info

‘No option’: Judge Peter Ross

Jail for burglar who ignored warning not to offend again

Change: Rick Steves, a leading US travel writer, now says Oxford is a better place to visit than Cambridge

Twenty years on, travel guru backs city

Two life-saving defibrillators to be installed in Leys

Two life-saving defibrillators to be installed in Leys

What's in a name? Chris Carey from Isis Electrical

‘I won’t ditch my Isis branding because of a bunch of jihadists’ says Kidlington electrician

Wedding ring stolen from New Marston home

Wedding ring stolen from New Marston home

Work to install new water main is causing delays on the Eastern Bypass

Breaking Work to install new water main is causing delays on the Eastern Bypass

Bomb disposal experts at the scene

MoD gives no clue on canister land contamination at house

Target: Top left, Henrietta Gill bringing the Quid-O-Meter up to date as director the Rev James Grote holds a bucket into which GreenSquare’s Richard Grant, front right, is putting £20

Generous fundraisers donate £10k to arts centre

City looks to buy up 50 places to house Oxford-linked homeless

City looks to buy up 50 places to house Oxford-linked homeless

Window coverings ordered for glare reduction

Window coverings ordered for glare reduction

Musical: Luke Hitchcock and Toby Collier at last year’s event

No more repeats for junior music course

Man denies GBH charges after rent arrears row

Man denies GBH charges after rent arrears row

Sentencing halted for drug dealer

Sentencing halted for drug dealer

Convicted: Ashley Cooper

Burglar jailed for knife threat on woman

'Special spot': Mick Haines, left, makes the sound of an air raid siren at the new commemorative bench in Marston

Air raid siren memorial unveiled

Complaint: Rapper and law graduate ShaoDow – Elliott Haslam – in Oxford city centre with one of his CDs

Rapper in complaint against police after being handcuffed

One lane closed on the A40 London Road after car and lorry crash

One lane closed on the A40 London Road after car and lorry crash

Inspired: From left, Chamarli Jackson, 11, Destini Anthony, 12, and Regdjay Clarke-Wilson, 11, with their artwork

Youngsters create art about ‘the things that really matter’

Traffic at a standstill near Oxford station due to Botley Road temporary traffic lights

Traffic at a standstill near Oxford station due to Botley Road temporary traffic lights

Book cover design for PD James novel set to go under the hammer in Kidlington

UPDATE: Book cover design for PD James novel sells for more than £1,000 in Kidlington

Fixer: Stuart Bottomley at the Luther Street Medical Centre

Big-hearted ex-nurse boosts old surgery

Scott Seamons, city council executive board member for housing

City council could invest £5m into buying houses to help homeless people in Oxford

Project: Hannah Todd at the Oxford Brookes University campus

What would you write to your 16-year-old self?

Animal testing ethics to be debated

Animal testing ethics to be debated

Take aim: Filming of Endeavour in Merton Street, Oxford

Heads turn as Blavatnik stars in Endeavour TV bank heist

Opposition: Mick Haines, front, with a petition and residents against plans for a bus lane in Cherwell Drive

Residents launch a petition to fight ‘congestion-easing’ plan

Art: One of the Turner replicas on display in Broad Street, Oxford

Turner painting to inspire more grand city pictures

Opponent: Green councillor Craig Simmons at the bins at flats in Southfield Park

Oxford residents are told council will go through their bin contents

Plans: David Henwood at the site

‘Flat dwellers could peer into bedrooms’

Bloom: Virginia Vargo with the Madagascan periwinkle

‘Leukaemia’ plant is blooming

American dentist accused of killing Oxford Univeristy project lion Cecil

American dentist accused of killing Oxford University project lion Cecil

Taking aim: Gracie Webb and Francesca Hotson rehearse for Swallows and Amazons

Swallows and Amazons in seven days

Family: Rebecca Pyrah with baby Sebastian, husband John and their son Tobias, two, in the VW Golf in which she gave birth

Could you pull over? I’ve just had our baby in the back seat

CPRE objects to solar farm citing ‘trivial’ energy making

CPRE objects to solar farm citing ‘trivial’ energy making

Last chance to voice views on Cowley Marsh Park plan

Last chance to voice views on Cowley Marsh Park plan

Queues: Traffic backs up going in and out of the city in Botley Road last night

Now Botley Road has joined the city traffic jams

Major grant to fund diabetes research

Major grant to fund diabetes research

Living history: Front left, Jeni Burnell with Eric Hall, Irma James, Antonia Harland-Lang, Walter Spencer, Cora Spencer,  Lisa Heledd Jones,  Isabella Williams, John Humphries and Dorothy Gardner with their exhibits

History of estate documented in pioneering project on Leys

Man had hidden cocaine wraps in his underwear

Man had hidden cocaine wraps in his underwear

Linvoy Primus MBE

Former footballer to coach Oxford youngsters for summer course

Big drop: Lady Pippa Baldry and Sir Christopher Ball at the Oxford Children’s Hospital

Pair set to test nerves in 100ft abseil for hospital’s charities

Performing: Martyn Bignell and Amy O’Sullivan from Zest Theatre

Youngsters enjoy street activities outside the box

Going: The BP garage at Seacourt Tower

City's Oxpens and Seacourt petrol stations to close ahead of redevelopments

Rare finds: Phil Hadland has collected fossils from gault clay in Oxfordshire which are 100 million years old. The ammonites are among the same fossils that helped geologist William Smith create the first nationwide geological map 200 years ago

Ammonites give a glimpse into the past

Historic sex offences denied

Historic sex offences denied

Rebrand: Andrew Smith MP jumps on the new pink bus, pictured with Oxford Bus Company MD Phil Southall

Bus firm brightens up its fleet with a multi-coloured revamp

Major delays along Botley Road due to temporary traffic lights

Major delays out of Oxford along Botley Road due to temporary traffic lights

Graham Jones, of traders’ group ROX, has called for restrictions to be lifted for years

Call to lift Oxford bus lane controls after motorists fined £4m

Good: Tyndale Community School in Oxford

Head praises staff after city’s first free school earns ‘good’ rating from Ofsted

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