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Oxford brass band trumpets regional final success

Oxford Mail:

10:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

BRASS band members have their sights set on national glory after blowing their horns and cornets into the finals of a musical competition.

Council struggling to get its information to people, claim residents of the Leys

Oxford Mail:

10:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

OXFORD City Council is trying to find a way to connect with residents of the Leys, after a recent meeting about the estate’s community plan attracted just three residents.

Update: Three arrested after Cowley Road pub fight

Oxford Mail:

9:12pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THREE people were arrested after a brawl on Cowley Road.

It’s double the delight for West Way Festival

Oxford Mail:

7:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

BOTLEY’S second West Way Festival attracted almost double the number of visitors as last year for a day a sunshine-filled fun.

Fears new road layout will cut off pedestrians

Oxford Mail:

7:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

RESIDENTS have called for a pedestrian crossing on Hinksey Hill interchange so they are not isolated from Oxford by the new, faster traffic system.

Picture Special: a colourful look at weekend events

Oxford Mail:

6:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

 

Breaking news Oxford vigil in support of Gaza scholar

Oxford Mail:

5:40pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A vigil has now started for an Oxford Brookes Gaza Scholar in intensive care after losing five members of his family in an Israeli bombardment.

Trio of traders take up longer lease at shop

Oxford Mail: From left, Stuart Miller, of Bybox; Jo Willet, of Oxford Innovation; Suzanne Malcolm, of Vale of White Horse District Council; and Iain Nicholson, Wantage Town Team coordinator

5:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

ENTREPRENEURS who trialled their businesses in an empty Wantage shop unit have taken it over.

50 glorious years of a fine village institution

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

IN 1965, when the Beatles released their album Help!, residents in Towersey realised their village hall was in desperate need of repair.

Breaking news Man injured in Folly Bridge collision

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

4:39pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A pedestrian is being treated at the side of the road after a collision with a car in Folly Bridge, Oxford. 

Breaking news Police called after man is spotted with gun in North Oxford

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

3:10pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Police officers have been called to the Cutteslowe estate in North Oxford after residents reported seeing a man with an air gun.

Breaking news Listen: Fiaz Munshi guilty of manslaughter over Magdalen Road arson as police apologise for blunder + Audio

Oxford Mail:

2:52pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

FIAZ MUNSHI has been found guilty of manslaughter and not guilty of murder over the deaths of two children in an arson attack in East Oxford in 1997.

Lift-off for airfield’s 2,500 homes project

Oxford Mail:

12:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WORK will be able to start at Grove Airfield following a decade of discussions when the final agreement is signed later this month.

Tile unearthed on family dig near museum

Oxford Mail:

12:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

MEDIEVAL pottery was discovered outside Wallingford Museum at its family archaeology day on Saturday.

Headington nursery school is 40 years ‘young’

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WHEN it opened 40 years ago, Headington’s Kiddies Korner Nursery School operated in a different climate.

Underdogs turn the tabletops

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

10:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Somewhat surprisingly but nonetheless refreshingly, both themed tabletops staged so far this season have been won by teams from the lower of the Winter Leagues two divisions.

Opening doors to county’s fascinating country houses

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Dr Oliver Cox Leader of the University of Oxford initiative, the Thames Valley Country House Partnership Project talks about the fascination with country houses

Promise to keep traders in the loop over square work

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

BUSINESSES and residents have been promised more information in the future over the redevelopment of Oxford’s Frideswide Square.

A maze of activities in new park feature

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A NEW adventure playground created using four miles of timber is set to amaze visitors to a wildlife park this summer.

She was loved by so many: huge turn-out for the funeral of Liberty Baker

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

MORE than 300 friends and relatives turned out yesterday to pay their final respects to Witney schoolgirl Liberty Baker.

A welcome wander down memory lane

Oxford Mail: COMMENT: Villagers are still not any better off

9:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

IN Victorian times the celebrated photographer Henry Taunt would take pictures of Oxford’s riverside using glass plates – and now some of the iconic images are available online.

More pain, no gain as police face up to yet more austerity

Oxford Mail: COMMENT: Villagers are still not any better off

9:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THAMES Valley Police chiefs have achieved what many would consider the impossible – cutting crime and reducing the annual budget by millions of pounds at the same time.

Fifty drivers stopped in swoops by police

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

8:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A car was seized and 50 drivers were stopped on Monday morning in Oxford during police checks in Northway, Headington.

Exhibition unravels the story of boy king’s tomb

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

HIDDEN under the sand for centuries, this little statue will come face-to-face with thousands of visitors in Oxford.

Community association given stay of execution

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A COMMUNITY group was celebrating yesterday after being told it could stay at its base for the immediate future.

Jayden jury still out

Oxford Mail: Ben Blakeley

8:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

The jury in the murder trial of Ben Blakeley was sent home yesterday and will continue deliberating on Thursday.

Oxfam’s boss goes undercover for a TV eye-opener

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

OXFAM’S chief executive Mark Goldring will appear on tonight’s Channel 4 programme Undercover Boss, posing as a new volunteer.

Breaking news Cyclist taken to hospital with a serious back injury after Headington collision

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

8:20am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A CYCLIST has been taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, with a serious back injury after a collision. 

Hunt for flasher in luminous pink top

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A man in a pink top exposed himself to two women in a park in Bicester.

Operation clean-up on estate hit by mini whirlwind

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A CLEAN-up operation was under way yesterday to remove the damage caused by a whirlwind over the weekend.

Inspectors praise police, but officer morale ‘low’

Oxford Mail: police officer rear

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

INSPECTORS have praised Thames Valley Police for making savings while increasing the number of officers and staff in frontline roles.

Inspectors praise police, but officer morale ‘low’

Oxford Mail: police officer rear

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

INSPECTORS have praised Thames Valley Police for making savings while increasing the number of officers and staff in frontline roles.

Firefighters continue to tackle barn blaze near Thame

Oxford Mail: Fire engine Oxfordshire

7:55am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Firefighters are still tackling a barn blaze near Thame which closed the A148 for four hours last night. 

Reeling back the years with films from Oxford's past

Oxford Mail:

7:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WHEN we think back to the decades which have gone by it is easy to see everything in black and white.

Disgust as puppies abandoned in box

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Two puppies, one of which was dead, were found abandoned in a cardboard box in Wallingford yesterday..

Downton’s church set

Oxford Mail: Highclere Castle, better known to many as Downton Abbey

7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

ITV drama Downton Abbey came to Charlbury's St Mary’s Church yesterday.

Murder jury retires

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

The jury in the trial of Fiaz Munshi has begun its deliberations.

Morris team is looking to the future with its newest recruit

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

YOU’RE never too young to take up an age-old hobby.

Schoolboy dies after falling ill on holiday

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to a 14-year-old described as a “fantastic kid” who died after becoming ill on holiday in France.

Schoolgirl laments the loss of towers in poetic tribute

Oxford Mail:

6:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THIS 12-year-old girl was so moved by the impending demolition of Didcot Power Station she wrote a poem about it.

Plans unveiled for 200-home development

Oxford Mail:

6:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

RESIDENTS were invited to give their views on a proposed 200-home development in Witney yesterday.

Last chance for say on transport

Oxford Mail: oxfordshire county council logo round

6:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THE public have their last chance to comment on proposals for major transport schemes across Oxfordshire.

Ding-dong is brewing over pub’s missing bell mystery

Oxford Mail:

6:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

MYSTERY surrounds the disappearance of a bell that has called time at a Yarnton pub for almost 30 years.

Shining a light on solar stance

Oxford Mail: oxfordshire county council logo round

6:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SOLAR farms have won the official support of Oxfordshire County Council experts following a raft of new plans.

Great Western primary will take 60 pupils in first year

Oxford Mail: oxfordshire county council logo round

6:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THE body appointed to run the new Great Western Park Academy in Didcot has published its proposed admissions criteria.

Zebra crossing plans prompt traffic concerns

Oxford Mail:

6:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

CONCERNS have been raised about plans to place a zebra crossing on one of Witney’s busiest streets.

Hair today, gone tomorrow, as eight-year-old loses locks for charity

Oxford Mail:

5:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

HOPE Steptoe volunteered to have almost all her hair cut off so another little girl could benefit.

Minister will have final say on school expansion plans

Oxford Mail:

5:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A PRIMARY school’s plan to expand by building on its sports field will go all the way to the top for a final decision.

Care home garden scheme takes root

Oxford Mail:

10:00pm Monday 21st July 2014

VOLUNTEERS are pulling out the spades and gloves to renovate the garden of a Blackbird Leys care home.

Celebrating 25 years since the return of our red kites

Oxford Mail:

10:00pm Monday 21st July 2014

TWITCHERS are preparing to celebrate 25 years since endangered red kites were introduced to the Chilterns on the Oxfordshire border in a major breeding programme.







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