Hunt for horsewoman

8:50am Saturday 17th May 2014

A woman seen riding a white horse close to the scene of an alleged rape is being sought by police.

Thames Valley Police want to speak to her following a report of a rape of a woman, 19, in Stoney Lane between Clare and Little Haseley at about 11.30am on April 29.

Christian Perera of Samphire Road, Blackbird Leys is charged with kidnap and rape. He has not entered a plea and will appear at Oxford Crown Court on July 25.

Our top stories:

KERRY REEVES SHOOTING: Two men arrested in connection with murder in Abingdon

Oxford Mail:

12:09pm Friday 27th November 2015

TWO men have been arrested in connection with the murder of Kerry Reeves, 26, in Abingdon earlier this month.

Traffic chaos in Oxford now even leading to concrete destined for Westgate centre setting before it arrives

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Friday 27th November 2015

TRAFFIC jams are now so bad in Oxford concrete is setting in the back of delivery lorries.

Back to the future as old toy favourites make a comeback

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Friday 27th November 2015

FORGET Frozen and park the Playstation... traditional toys are back with a bang this Christmas.

£6m plans for broadband are met with a wave of scepticism

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Friday 27th November 2015

INTERNET users believe some people in Oxfordshire will still struggle to get superfast broadband despite £5.6m of new funding to roll it out to 4,600 homes and businesses.

Hotel fine for ignoring shoot veto branded ‘pathetic’ by neighbours

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8:00am Friday 27th November 2015

NEIGHBOURS have branded the £1,500 fine dished out to a boutique hotel owner over clay pigeon shooting “pathetic”.

Plans for uni’s paper mill site prompt warning of ‘gridlock’

Oxford Mail:

6:30am Friday 27th November 2015

A CIVIC group has warned plans for up to 190 new homes at Wolvercote’s former paper mill could worsen traffic and air pollution in North Oxford.

Loneliness Campaign: Phone Friends offer a lifeline for the lonely

Oxford Mail:

6:00am Friday 27th November 2015

A STRANGER is just a friend you haven’t met yet – or in some cases, a friend you haven’t heard.

‘Big disappointment’ as train station revamp faces a delay

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Thursday 26th November 2015

WORK to electrify the railway into Oxford has been set back four years, throwing the redevelopment of the city’s station into doubt.

WANTED: Andre Parker, who has links to Oxford and Banbury, wanted on recall to prison

Oxford Mail:

5:52pm Thursday 26th November 2015

A MAN wanted by police on recall to prison was last seen in Banbury and has links to Oxford. 

Consultants back junior doctors as pay dispute strike looms closer

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9:00am Thursday 26th November 2015

MORE than half of Oxfordshire’s senior consultants have pledged their support to junior doctors taking industrial action over a row with the Government.

Aldi says its proposed second city store could provide ‘50 local jobs’

Oxford Mail: SUPERMARKET: Aldi will provide many new jobs for the area

8:00am Thursday 26th November 2015

UP TO 50 jobs at a new Aldi supermarket in Oxford will be advertised to local people.

Blackwell's combats Black Friday with Civilised Saturday

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Thursday 26th November 2015

AS THE county prepares for the hustle and bustle of Black Friday tomorrow, one Oxford bookshop is encouraging customers to make the most of the quiet life.

Expect a rocky road ahead before new Westgate Centre opens its doors

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Wednesday 25th November 2015

TRADE in Oxford is dwindling with businesses blaming the fall in shoppers on roadworks and high parking charges.

More culture vultures flock to county to soak up our heritage

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Wednesday 25th November 2015

OXFORDSHIRE’S picturesque countryside, rich history and thriving city centre proved to be a stronger magnet for tourists again last year.


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