Couple makes off in test drive car

8:30am Saturday 7th June 2014

A car was stolen by thieves who took it on a test drive and never returned.

A man and a woman, who spoke with Welsh accents, stole the electric blue Ford Fiesta Zetec after requesting to try it at Wheelers Car Sales in Banbury Road, Chipping Norton, at about 3.30pm on May 29.

The dark silver Audi A3 convertible they drove to the garage in was later driven away by someone else.

Police said the man was about 5ft 4in, of medium build, aged about 30, and with short cropped spiked blonde hair.

The woman was white, about 5ft 3ins and slim, with long black hair.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101.


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

Oxford Mail: South Oxfordshire District Council logo

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.


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