Elderly couple escape blaze at their home

Elderly couple escape blaze at their home

Elderly couple escape blaze at their home

First published in News

An elderly couple escaped a house fire yesterday.

Firefighters were called to Farmfield Road at about 2.45pm when a passerby spotted the blaze and raised the alarm. One person was taken to the Horton Hospital.

Oxfordshire County Council Fire and Rescue Service spokesman Paul Smith said the fire had started up in the bedroom level of the semi-detached home and crews had checked the roof for fire damage.

  • Our top stories

Video: Mavis the sheep leading her flock's great escape through Chipping Norton ... and outwitting the police

Oxford Mail:

2:10pm Friday 17th April 2015

MAVIS the sheep has been saved from slaughter after she attempted to lead her flock on an escape to freedom through the streets of Chipping Norton yesterday.

Liberty Baker: Parents tell of their heartbreak killer driver only jailed for four years + video

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Friday 17th April 2015

THE parents of Liberty Baker said they were “devastated” the man whose dangerous driving killed their daughter was only jailed for four years.

Video: Jayden's mother's emotions as Supergrass bassist opens memorial garden

Oxford Mail:

12:30pm Friday 17th April 2015

THE mother of murdered Jayden Parkinson said she hoped her daughter’s memorial garden would be a place for the community.

Lanterns set off in memory of Kyle Byfield as police extend time to quiz murder suspects

Oxford Mail:

9:53pm Friday 17th April 2015

Friends and family gathered this evening to remember Kyle Byfield.

UPDATE: Delays on the A34 after two crashes at Milton and Kidlington

Oxford Mail: A34 traffic alert

1:06pm Friday 17th April 2015

A LORRY and two cars have crashed on the A34, closing one lane.

Man with no shoes exposes himself to woman in Deddington

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

1:13pm Friday 17th April 2015

A MAN exposed himself to a woman in Deddington, near Banbury, police said.

 

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree