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

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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.


90-minute wait for an ambulance

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Saturday 22nd November 2014

A BEST man had to wait 90 minutes for an ambulance to arrive after being in a car crash on his way to the wedding.

Attack in Oxford city centre leaves two men needing hospital treatment

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

6:24pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

TWO men were assaulted in Oxford city centre last weekend.

The week's best pictures: Light and shade create atmosphere and energy

Oxford Mail:

6:00pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

Our picture editor Leah McLaren takes her pick of the week’s best photographs and tells us why she reckons they make the grade

RAF Brize Norton praised for efforts to cut aircraft noise

Oxford Mail: The two planes make their final approach to RAF Brize Norton

5:40pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

BRIZE NORTON: RAF Brize Norton has been given an award for minimising noise.

Proud principal says 'Oscars' reflect hard work at college

Oxford Mail: Abingdon and Witney College- Witney Campus Open Day

5:30pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

ABINGDON and Witney College is celebrating after winning two education ‘Oscars’.

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