HELICOPTERS from the village RAF base made their first and last appearances at an airshow on the weekend.
The RAF’s Puma MK2 chopper, launched last year after a £260m upgrade, was shown to crowds at the Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford for the first time on Saturday.
But the Merlin MK3 aircraft made its last appearance as it is due to be transferred to the Navy later this year.
4:08pm Thursday 27th August 2015
A convicted rapist due to be sentenced for a series of sexual offences may have fled to Hong Kong police have said.
2:38pm Thursday 27th August 2015
THE leader of West Oxfordshire District Council is to be given a knighthood.
8:30am Thursday 27th August 2015
TWO schoolchildren have been hailed heroes after rescuing a woman they found unconscious in a ditch.
9:13pm Thursday 27th August 2015
THREE vehicles have crashed on the A34 Western Bypass in Oxford.
5:48pm Thursday 27th August 2015
The M40 is blocked northbound towards junction 9 for Bicester following a four-car crash.
5:07pm Thursday 27th August 2015
Tran strikes planned for the bank holiday weekend will now definitely go ahead.