Lorries may face ban on Kidlington road

The Oxford Times:

1:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014

MOVES to declare part of a Kidlington street a pollution hot spot could bar lorries from driving around the village, it is hoped.

Parents appeal for backing to keep disabled girl riding

The Oxford Times:

12:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014

PARENTS of a severely disabled four-year-old who has therapeutic horse riding lessons are desperate for people to sign a petition to keep a Wendlebury stables open.

Hospital complaints up

The Oxford Times: Where will funds come from?

9:10am Saturday 30th August 2014

New data from the Health and Social Information Centre revealed that the number of written complaints to Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs the county’s main hospitals, increased to 890 in 2013/14, from 792 in 2012/13.

Veteran is told: you can't fly your Union Flag here

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Saturday 30th August 2014

A DISABLED army veteran has said he is being made to feel ashamed to be British after he was told to remove a Union flag from his garden.

Ex-head in sex trial

8:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

An 82-year-old former headteacher faces trial over accusations of historic sex abuse against boys.

Ice Age flower is still quite at home in balmy Headington

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

AN 8,000-year-old flower is blossoming in an Oxford meadow.

New major city roadworks ‘will not hit commuters’

The Oxford Times: An artist’s impression of how Frideswide Square will look

8:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

AFTER years of waiting, work on redeveloping Frideswide Square is to start on Monday – and council officials have promised the first stage of the work will not affect people’s journeys to work.

East Oxford mosque losing battle over parking zone exemptions

The Oxford Times:

7:30am Saturday 30th August 2014

MUSLIMS appear to have lost a battle to have parking restrictions outside an East Oxford mosque lifted.

Cyclists rush in as 'Boris bikes' are relaunched

The Oxford Times:

6:40am Saturday 30th August 2014

MORE than 200 people have signed up for Oxford’s “Boris bike” scheme after it relaunched earlier this summer.

Connor Tremble murder: Tribute song to teenager gets 12,000 views

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Saturday 30th August 2014

CONNOR Tremble’s friends found comfort in music following his death.

Connor Tremble murder: Couple recall 'confrontation with psychopath'

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Saturday 30th August 2014

TEENAGER Denise Stratford says killer Will Blencowe’s footprint is still on her window after he tried to break into her home, a week before he murdered Connor Tremble.

Connor Tremble murder: 'Connor touched the hearts of so many. It was amazing'

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Saturday 30th August 2014

CONNOR Tremble’s mother said the outpouring of love following her son’s murder showed how many lives he touched.

Connor Tremble murder: Extract from 999 call

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Saturday 30th August 2014

Operator: Did you say Connor, is that your friend who’s been beaten up?

Connor Tremble murder: Judge on Blencowe's actions - 'A frenzy of anger, jealousy and hate’

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Saturday 30th August 2014

JUDGE Patrick Eccles's remarks when sentencing Will Blencowe to life imprisonment for the murder of Connor Tremble.

Connor Tremble murder: Life sentence for ‘jealous’ killer who has never shown remorse

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Saturday 30th August 2014

MURDERER Will Blencowe will serve a life sentence for fatally stabbing Connor Tremble in a “vicious and carefully planned” attack.

Link road 'too low-priority' to be given £12m funding

The Oxford Times:

6:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

A PLANNED new link road on the northern outskirts of Oxford did not win Government funding because it was not listed as a priority, the leader of Oxford City Council has said.

Teacher’s tale is published in new anthology

The Oxford Times:

9:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

A FORMER English teacher has had a short story published in a collection of fairy tales.

Cyclists want end to cars on bike lane

The Oxford Times:

6:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

CYCLISTS have backed a councillor’s call for double yellow lines to be painted along the length of Donnington Bridge Road in Oxford.

Heavy traffic in Oxford leaves two bus services cancelled

The Oxford Times: Traffic Alert general

5:54pm Friday 29th August 2014

OXFORD Bus company has cancelled two of its bus services between the train station and the John Radcliffe Hospital.

Decision day for plan to reopen village pub

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

A couple hoping to reopen their village pub after five years of closure are due to find out today if they can.

LISTEN: DCI Mark Glover on Will Blencowe's life sentence for murdering Connor Tremble

The Oxford Times:

2:10pm Friday 29th August 2014

The officer in charge of the Connor Tremble murder investigation has given his thoughts on Will Blencowe's life sentence.

Air cadet squadron needs YOU!

The Oxford Times:

1:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

A DEPLETED cadet squadron, with just 10 youths in its ranks, could be forced to disband.

Barton residents urged to use rubbish ‘amnesty’

The Oxford Times:

12:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

THIRTEEN skips are to be put out in Barton today to get residents to tidy up messy gardens.

Breaking news William Blencowe sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering Connor Tremble

The Oxford Times:

10:13am Friday 29th August 2014

William Blencowe has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of Connor Tremble.

Pre-op test gets to heart of matter

The Oxford Times:

10:00am Friday 29th August 2014

THE Churchill Hospital is harnessing pedal power to assess the fitness of patients ahead of major surgery, with the hope that it could free up beds.

Connor Tremble murder: I'm better off behind bars, killer told psychiatrist

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

MURDERER Will Blencowe told a psychiatrist in prison he was better off behind bars, the jury was told during the trial.

Connor Tremble murder: Fatal attack fuelled by jealousy over ex

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

JEALOUS Will Blencowe stabbed Connor Tremble 15 times when he found out he was dating his former girlfriend Aimee Harrison, the court heard.

Connor Tremble murder: 'We finally believe that we have got justice for Connor'

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

THE mother of murdered teenager Connor Tremble said she has endured a “living nightmare” after his killer was convicted.

Connor Tremble murder: Blencowe convicted of carefully-planned killing

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

CONNOR Tremble’s family simply said “we have got justice” after Will Blencowe was convicted of the 17-year-old’s murder.

Oxford to lead hunt for Ebola virus cure

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

THE KEY to finding a vaccine to finally beat the killer Ebola virus could lie in Oxford.

Connor Tremble murder: Mother gathers book of tributes to her son

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

CONNOR Tremble’s mother has gathered tributes to her son in a book she opened up at his funeral.

Help on its way for pupils with autism

The Oxford Times:

7:30am Friday 29th August 2014

Imagine not being able to understand the emotions of others, not being able to make friends and in some cases not even being able to talk.

More abuse charges

The Oxford Times: Scales of Justice

7:00am Friday 29th August 2014

A former headteacher is due to appear in court today to face more historic accusations that he abused young boys.

Dancer could scoop share of £250,000

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Friday 29th August 2014

A teenage dancer stands the chance of scooping a slice of a £250,000 prize when he puts his best foot forward on a dance show tonight.

Academic gives medieval music the Goldie touch

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Friday 29th August 2014

AN Oxford University academic and an electronic music artist with acting credits including James Bond and EastEnders may seem an unlikely musical collaboration.

UPDATE: Will Blencowe guilty of murdering Connor Tremble in Oxford house + family statement

The Oxford Times:

8:30pm Thursday 28th August 2014

WILL Blencowe has today been found guilty of murdering 17-year-old Connor Tremble.

Student fights to secure foreign aid

The Oxford Times:

9:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A WOMAN from Oxford has taken the fight against global poverty to Europe’s corridors of power as she lobbies to guarantee the amount of aid for developing countries.

Ebola vaccine to be trialed in Oxford

The Oxford Times:

6:39pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE key to a vaacine for the deadly Ebola virus could lie in Oxford.

LISTEN: Police and Tremble family statement after WIll Blencowe convicted of Connor murder

The Oxford Times:

5:53pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Connor Tremble's mother read a statement on behalf of her family and a poem dedicated to her murdered son.

WATCH: Will Blencowe interviewed by police in Connor Tremble murder case

The Oxford Times:

5:23pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Police have released a video of murderer Will Blencowe being interviewed over the death of 17-year-old Connor Tremble.

Parking problems split opinions across Oxford

The Oxford Times:

5:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

AS more controlled parking zones are suggested for Oxford, DAMIAN FANTATO takes a look at the controversial regulations that can divide communities

Update: One taken to hospital with potentially serious injuries after A34 collision

The Oxford Times: A34 traffic alert

4:52pm Thursday 28th August 2014

ONE person has been taken to hospital with “potentially serious injuries” following a collision on the Bicester Road earlier today.

Grandmother praises duo for excellent diabetes care

The Oxford Times:

12:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

FOR all their help managing her diabetes, these two city NHS workers are Audrey Woodcock’s Hospital Heroes.

It’s costly by the sea if you visit from Oxford

The Oxford Times: By the seaside... Well, almost, as Weston-Super-Mare is technically on the Bristol Channel

8:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

Children’s charity Barnardo’s has found that a seaside trip for a family of four from Oxford to the nearest seaside is the third most expensive in England.

Good Food Guide rates Manoir as UK's 13th best restaurant

The Oxford Times:

8:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

Raymond Blanc’s Le Manoir aux Quat’ Saisons at Great Milton has been named the 13th best restaurant in the country.

Police bail man over Rose Hill stabbing

The Oxford Times:

8:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

A MAN arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm following a double stabbing in Rose Hill, Oxford, has been bailed until September 26.

Youngsters enjoy pirate fun

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Thursday 28th August 2014

SWASHBUCKLING amateur pirates Leo Robinson-Po and Laurie Potts were thankfully not made to walk the plank yesterday at The Story Museum.

Concocting a cocktail fit for our future king and queen

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Thursday 28th August 2014

ROYALS fans in Oxford are counting down the days until Wills and Kate visit the city.

New school science block at Cheney School up for discussion

The Oxford Times: oxford city council logo

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

THE building of a new science block at an Oxford school will be discussed next week.

Yours to takeaway... all the contents from ‘Posh’ Oxford chippy

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

BIDDERS are taking away more than just fish and chips from a Jericho eaterie.



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