Lists of the offbeat, the interesting, the intriguing and the odd opinion. We welcome contributions of your Top 10s - they can be about anything, just as long as they are fun, true and not spiteful. Email your submissions here

10 Reasons... Why Headington is the place for Naomi Goldsmith

Oxford Mail: The Headington shark

3:00pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Artist Naomi Goldsmith gives her 10 Reasons... Why Headington is great - and the shark doesn't even feature!

10 Reasons... Why being a dentist is great

Oxford Mail: Katherine Rees

12:00pm Sunday 30th March 2014

Katherine Rees, from Botley Dental Practice and one of our Friday Life columnists, gives us 10 Reasons... Why being a dentist is a great job

10 Reasons... Why Wantage is a great town to live

Oxford Mail: King Alfred's statue in Wantage

12:00pm Sunday 23rd March 2014

Farmer David Castle has lived in Wantage all of his 74 years. His top 10 things in Wantage are

10 Reasons... Why commuting on trains to London is no fun, according to Dominic Utton

Oxford Mail: A First Great Western High Speed Train

4:00pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

Dominic Utton gives his 10 Reasons... Why commuting into the capital on trains tests the patience

10 Reasons... Why Cowley Road is great

Oxford Mail: Martha Baker, Pegasus theatre

12:00pm Sunday 16th March 2014

Martha Baker, the participation and inclusion coordinator at Pegasus Theatre, gives 10 Reasons she loves the Cowley Road in Oxford

10 Reasons... Why fashion is harder on women than men

Oxford Mail: Anousha Coutt

3:00pm Tuesday 11th March 2014

Our Friday Life columnist Anusha Couttigane, who works in London as a fashion consultant, gives 10 Reasons... why fashion is harder for the fairer sex

Forget the Oscars: Oxfordshire's rudest place name is...

Oxford Mail: Cockshoot Close is the winner

12:05pm Monday 3rd March 2014

We're proud to be able to announce the result of your voting for Oxfordshire's rudest place name. And so, in the spirit of a bit of Carry On Journalism, the winner is Cockshoot Close.

Oxfordshire's rudest place names: The final vote

Oxford Mail: Crotch Crescent in Marston

1:14pm Friday 28th February 2014

This week we've had some fun asking for your suggestions for Oxfordshire's rudest place names. Thousands of votes were cast and now we are down to the final five, so pick your favourite...

10... Rude Oxfordshire place names (ok, there's a few more than 10) + Vote for your favourite

Oxford Mail: Crotch Crescent in Marston

12:56pm Thursday 27th February 2014

After Crotch Crescent and Cockshoot Close ended up in a list of the 10 rudest street names in Britain, we asked our readers to put forward their suggestions. You can also vote on your favourite one...

10 Reasons... to live on Oxfordshire's waterways

Oxford Mail: Tim Wiseman, who lives aboard the narrowboat Tallis, hangs his clothes out to dry                   Pictures: OX55862, OX55864 Jon Lewis

12:40pm Thursday 27th February 2014

Now the floods have receded, we asked boat dweller Tim Wiseman to give us 10 reasons why living on our rivers is so attractive. But being Tim, he had to give us his main list and an alternative take...

10 Reasons... to support Oxford City

Oxford Mail: Oxford City fc logo

12:00pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

As part of our 10 Reasons series, we asked Dr Robert Huxley, the principal curator of the Department of Life Sciences at the Natural History Museum in London, to detail why he loved watching Oxford City

10... moments that define Chris Wilder's time as manager of Oxford United

Oxford Mail: Chris Wilder acknowledges the Oxford United fans after the FA Cup win at Wrexham this month

3:40pm Sunday 26th January 2014

Oxford United fan Thom Airs gives us his 10 moments that define Chris Wilder's time as manager of Oxford United...






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