Memory Lane Monday: Take a stroll through history with John Chipperfield

Memory Lane Monday: Take a stroll through history with John Chipperfield

Memory Lane Monday: Take a stroll through history with John Chipperfield

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Celebrations marked 75th anniversary

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

OXFORD City Football Club marked its 75th anniversary with a dinner, dance and cabaret at Oxford Town Hall.

American sport proves popular

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

THE tough world of ice hockey was opened up to these youngsters, even though there was no ice and they were wearing soft shoes.

On the march to help pick up litter

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

DIDCOT’S dirtiest streets sparkled after a successful litter pick by members of Didcot Diamonds’ marching band.

Murky water did not deter young swimmers from pool

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

THE bathing place on the River Cherwell in North Oxford was called the Rhea.

The terrible price family paid in First World War

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

THE First World War brought heartache to the Hirons’ family from Bicester. Five brothers went to war, but only one returned.

The changing face of Cholsey

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

THE Greyhound tug-of-war team showed plenty of heave-ho to beat Cholsey Rugby Club in the annual village show in 1982.

Goodbye to Rolls-Royce

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 20th October 2014

WORKERS at the Cowley car factories grew attached to the models they were making. Whenever one came to the end of its run, a brief celebration was often held to mark its passing.

Mailbag October 13, 2014

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 13th October 2014

Can you help with names?

British Expeditionary Force's 1974 Oxford get-together

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 13th October 2014

THEY got their name from a disparaging remark by the German Kaiser, but the Old Contemptibles were anything but contemptible.

Marlborough School days of 1958 remembered

Oxford Mail:

5:00pm Monday 13th October 2014

THIS is a picture of staff and pupils at The Marlborough School, Woodstock, in 1958. It is the middle section of one of those panoramic pictures which were popular at schools at the time.

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