A man was tonight being held after police launched a rape investigation.
I WOULD like to thank the Oxford Mail for its recent accurate coverage of the complex issue of hospital infections and C.difficile mortality.
OXFORDSHIRE County Council worked closely with Cyclox and Oxford City Council in drawing up the bid to Cycling England for Oxford to become a Cycling Demonstration Town (Oxford Mail, May 26). We did our best and are all disappointed that we were not…
Most soldiers returning home from active service overseas do so incognito.
Manager Darren Patterson believes Oxford United's glamorous pre-season friendlies will be "great occasions" for the club.
Two teenagers whose 'prank' with a firework gutted a family's home were today warned they could be jailed.
A father-of-four is willing to do battle in court to fight a parking fine he received because his environmentally friendly scooter was too small for an on-street parking bay.
The funeral of Max Sullivan-Webb, who drowned after getting trapped in a storm drain, will be held at St Mary's Church, Cogges, on Monday.
Flood victims in the Vale of White Horse are demanding more protection from the district council to keep rising waters at bay.
Jewish women in Oxford will be able to fulfil a key part of their faith for the first time in hundreds of years, following the construction of a ritual bath.
The surviving members of an 1980s band which lost two of its musicians to cancer earlier this year are playing a gig in their memory.
Turnout for Thursday's by-election in Holywell was lowest in Oxford City Council's history, it emerged last night.
Tennis players who regularly use council-run courts in Oxford have issued the latest rallying cry for the facilities to be kept open for the public.
The crumbling remains of a garage destroyed by fire five months ago has become a playground for young people, residents claim.
Children aged as young as six are thought to be responsible for vandalism at a fire station, when windows were smashed.
A residents' group set up to campaign for flood relief action in Oxford has won a victory after the Environment Agency agreed to fix two well publicised pinchpoints south of the city.
The plight of refugees and asylum seekers is set to take centre stage with a week of special events in Oxford.
A 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an alleged rape at an address in Botley, West Oxford.
A zone in Abingdon identified as having high pollution levels may have to be extended to other areas in the town.
A Didcot shop has introduced a new product to complement its Fairtrade range of products - footballs.
An Oxford community fears for its shopping area's future as fast food chain Subway prepares to open a store there.
A 26-year-old man has admitted murdering a former soldier outside an Oxford pub.
YOUNGSTERS at Larkrise, Oxford, had the thrill of seeing the Guinness Premiership Trophy on show at their Boundary Brook Road primary school.
Seam bowler Harry Smith returned figures of 5-1 to give Warriner (Bloxham) a 26-run victory over Magdalen College School (Oxford) in Daily Telegraph Under 15 Twenty20 Cup quarter-finals.
Oxfordshire's marksmen were bang on target to win the Clay Pigeon Shooting Association (CPSA) South East Region Skeet Team Championships at Dartford.
Oxfordshire Under 14s slipped to a five-wicket defeat against Wales in their ECB Cup clash at Kidlington.
Nationwide Under 15 Club Championship All-rounder George Seacole left Witney Swifts to an eight-wicket victory against Eynsham in Group A.
Louis Pennington's fine haul of 4-17 was not enough to inspire Oxfordshire Under 11s to victory against Berkshire.
A dazzling display of bowling and fielding by Aston Rowant A left Combe shell-shocked as they were shot out for just 23 in the Ron Maudsley Under 13 Trophy.
Girls cricket Caitie Burton led Oxfordshire Under 13s to a 140-run victory on the Isle of Wight.
Promising all-rounder Michael Beard played a starring role with bat and ball to inspire Oxfordshire Under 15s to a 15-run victory over Wiltshire in their opening ECB County Cup fixture of the season at Stonesfield.
Lenson Joker, unbeaten throughout the William Hill Cesarewitch, stamped his authority on Tuesday's final with a blistering display to land the £5,000 booty before a decent crowd at Oxford Stadium.
The Oxford Retired Greyhound Trust (ORGT) are to receive a donation of more than £500 from the racing office staff after they completed the Three Peaks Challenge.
Monday sees the start of the new coarse fishing season on our rivers, so I hope you have all sorted your tackle and licences and are ready for the off.
There was a good turn-out of 27 matchmen for Kinloch AC's match on Rolf's last Sunday, and they were not disappointed as plenty of fish were caught.
City of Oxford's youngsters put on a super show to steer the team to third place in the first round of the Milton Keynes Junior League.
Witney's youngest swimmers got off to a great start in the Milton Keynes Junior League with victory in the first round at Leighton Buzzard.
Burglars broke in to two new homes in Carterton and Witney and stole a fitted kitchen and two cookers.
Police have dropped their investigation into a suspected abduction outside Larkrise Primary School in Boundary Brook Road, Oxford.
Workers at the Oxford Mini plant in Cowley will not be able to return to the production line until at least Monday night.
Workers at the Cowley Mini plant will not be able to return to the production line until at least Monday night.
Two teenagers have been cleared of intending to endanger a family when an arson attack gutted a home in Oxford.
Alison Partridge, Pegasus trustee talks about the lengths she goes to for Building The Future...
The telephone number in Thursday's Draw Daddy supplement is wrong.
Two men robbed a cyclist in Oxford High Street and stole his mountain bike and cash.
OXFORD United have hit the jackpot this summer with both Manchester United and Portsmouth agreeing to visit the Kassam Stadium for glamorous pre-season friendlies.
There is no doubt there is growing support for 20mph zones.
An ambitious bid to make Oxford the first place in the UK to introduce a city-wide 20mph speed limit was last night welcomed by campaigners.
A pregnant woman, an elderly couple and three netball players escaped serious injury when a runaway cement mixer skidded across a busy road causing mayhem.
Dale Gostick, the Royal Marine killed in Afghanistan just days short of his 23rd birthday, was laid to rest in his village churchyard yesterday with full military honours.