A local author and journalist who raised money for an Oxford hospital has died aged 71.
Candida Lycett Green, who was the daughter of poet Sir John Betjeman, died of cancer last Tuesday.
She was a campaigner for conservation and had been a commissioner for English Heritage. In 2000 she rode 170 miles from Yorkshire to north Northumberland on horseback, raising £125,000 for Churchill Hospital’s Abernethy Cancer Centre.
8:30am Friday 28th August 2015
AN MP last night demanded answers about how a rapist who was released on bail could have escaped justice.
9:00am Friday 28th August 2015
A POLICING finance boss has vowed Thames Valley Police will not be hit with a predicted £43.7m cuts but refused to be drawn on how much could be axed.
8:00am Friday 28th August 2015
AIR show managers in Oxfordshire are reviewing how their events are run in the wake the Shoreham crash, which is thought to have killed at least 11 people.
7:00am Friday 28th August 2015
MOTORISTS have been warned of more congestion when the new school year starts next week.
6:30am Friday 28th August 2015
OXFORD University has revealed it is poised to sell the former paper mill site at Wolvercote.
6:00am Friday 28th August 2015
THE first batch of state school classicists in Oxford have scored straight As and more have enrolled for its next course.