WATCH: Roger Bannister's record-breaking mile 60 years ago

WATCH: Roger Bannister's record-breaking mile 60 years ago

WATCH: Roger Bannister's record-breaking mile 60 years ago

First published in News

Roger Bannister completed his record-breaking sub four minute mile 60 years ago today at Iffley Road sports track.

You can relive his achievement after British Pathe released archive footage via their YouTube channel.


Black Friday: Shopping traffic causing chaos around Bicester as police warn to avoid area

Oxford Mail:

1:59pm Friday 28th November 2014

POLICE have urged people to avoid the Bicester area due to heavy traffic into Bicester Village on Black Friday.

Singers fine-tune for big concert

Oxford Mail:

10:30pm Friday 28th November 2014

EXTRA rehearsals have been held to make sure a Witney choir is on song for a performance of Handel’s Messiah at the Royal Albert Hall.

Four fined for not paying Vale of White Horse council tax

Oxford Mail: Matthew Barber

10:00pm Friday 28th November 2014

FOUR men have been fined for not paying their council tax.

Thermal imaging helps Rose Hill and Iffley householders cut fuel bills

Oxford Mail:

8:00pm Friday 28th November 2014

PEOPLE in Rose Hill and Iffley have been invited to sign up for a scheme which could cut heating bills and make their homes warmer.

Road is blocked after lorry overturns

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

7:46pm Friday 28th November 2014

Drivers are suffering delays near Abingdon tonight after a lorry overturned.

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