PLANS to screen the Castle Mill student flats have been agreed by councillors, despite concerns it would not repair the damage done to Port Meadow and its views.
SAM Slocombe made two costly errors as Oxford United were denied victory by a last-minute Mansfield Town goal at the Kassam Stadium tonight.
A NEWSPAPER editor who started his career as a tea boy at an Oxford Mail sister paper 40 years ago has launched a search for his first byline.
Live updates as Oxford United host Mansfield Town at the Kassam Stadium
WITNESSES are wanted by police following a number of incidents at Oxford United's JPT clash against Millwall FC last week.
FLIPPING heck! Primary school pupils and adults dressed up as kings and queens to race around Wallingford for the annual Pancake Day celebration today.
HE'S the underdog with the overbite who has been described as the world's ugliest dog.
TEST tube twins clambering out of a glass jar are just one of the fascinating creations on display in a new exhibition.
AN EARTHY eco park of natural boulders and underground tunnels is expected to open to the children of Bicester next month.
A FIRE engine ended up in a ditch today after it lost control on the A361 near Chipping Norton.
AN Oxfordshire soldier who shot himself in the chest while on duty committed suicide, the coroner for Oxfordshire has ruled today.
CAMPAIGNERS have dismissed plans to change the appearance of the Castle Mill student flats, claiming they would "do nothing" to repair the damage done to Port Meadow and views of the city.
Catch up on all the issues and quips raised by our readers in their Letters to the Editor today.
A man has been arrested after a "frightening assault" which left a 19-year-old victim in hospital with cuts to his head and eye.
ARMED with binoculars and an interest in wildlife, young bird watchers were on the hunt for some rare species on Sunday (February 7).
Police have closed Hythe Bridge Street in Oxford following an incident today.
YOUNG people in East Oxford have been discovering musical talents they never knew existed thanks to a new citywide project.
THE Oxford University Hospitals Foundation Trust has spent much money on new buildings at the Churchill Hospital but have neglected one building that is an essential infection diagnosis and recovery ward.
THERE is nothing inevitable about the millions of pounds of county council cutbacks. If they go through the residents of my division will lose Grandpont children’s centre, see their roads fall into further decay and witness more people sleeping on…
I READ with concern that Age UK was considering terminating its Phone Friends Scheme due to the withdrawing of funding from Oxfordshire County Council.
AS I write this letter it is pouring down with rain not only in Horspath but all over Oxfordshire, making it a rainy day.
IT WOULD help to make Oxford a world-class city if the missing door on the telephone box at Carfax were replaced.
DERRICK Holt (Letters, February 5) rightly draws attention to the demonisation of foxes that is a necessary pre-requisite to their persecution by the blood sports brigade.
THE Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission recently reported that Oxford is a social mobility coldspot. Less than four in 10 disadvantaged children achieve a good level of achievement at age five and few advance to university.
The one day of the year when it's perfectly acceptable to throw food around the kitchen is finally here.
A man has been charged with a series of burglaries following a series of break-ins at clubs across Oxford.
I LOVE a good bookshop and Oxford has its fair share of them. In my student days I justified spending my hard borrowed cash on books even if they weren’t relevant to my subject, somehow having physical books around you makes you feel more studious.
Rev Dr Timothy Bradshaw,
A LIFELINE has been thrown to the pioneering Pathway Workshop in Blackbird Leys that could spell the dawn of a new era for the charity.
Rev Jen Brown, science missioner, Diocese of Oxford
It has been a decent couple of weeks for ‘Peachey’ and her Ploughman’s Bunch! (Wolvercote) comrades.
Members of the public are being advised that Oxfordshire County Council's website is currently not working.
A recharged Danny Hylton turned down a bid to move away from Oxford United so he could enjoy success with the club.
JAMES WALL was one of more than 10,000 Oxford United fans who let themselves go as the final whistle sounded against Millwall and their team reached Wembley.
MORE than 5,000 Wembley tickets have been snapped up by Oxford United fans in the first day of going on sale.
Two recent pupils of Magdalen College School, Oxford, will captain their respective in the forthcoming Varsity Matches.
Oxford Hawks felt aggrieved after having to settle for a 4-4 draw away to Henley in South League Premier Division 1.
Michael Appleton sees the visit of Mansfield Town tonight as an opportunity for Oxford United to further cement a place in the top three.
Two Environment Agency flood warnings remain in place for the River Thames in Oxfordshire today.
Dusan Gavrilovic is leaving Studley Wood to become the professional at one of the leading clubs in the south of England.
OXFORD City general manager Justin Merritt hopes a good run of games in Vanarama National League South will help striker James Roberts to shine.
Oxfordshire face a battle to avoid the drop from Division 1 of the BDO Inter-Counties Championship after losing 23-13 to a talented Nottinghamshire team at Hucknall.
BAFFLED motorists are having to navigate a road which has different speed limits in each direction.
LIFE is slowly getting back to normal for a pair of pals dubbed heroes after they foiled a knife-wielding man at a supermarket in Rose Hill.
CHINNOR produced a sensational display to stun National League 2 South high-fliers Old Albanians 17-5.
When Carterton Social Club raced into a 3-0 lead, it looked like plain sailing in their Greene King ODDA Winter League clash away to Section 1 opponents Kidlington Social Club A.
Oxford Hawks Ladies fought back from 2-0 down to secure a 2-2 draw at home to Olton in the Investec Western Conference.