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BBC leads the way in coverage of war’s centenary

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

"The Abbey will descend into darkness until only a single candle flickers" writes Liz Nicholls

Devon dreams on Botley Road

Oxford Mail: Katherine Rees

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

"The sun shines here too and I’d miss the people and the eclectic mix that oxford offers" writes Katherine Rees

Living life in 1914 would curl my hair without a rag

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

"Imagine how truly exotic going to a picture house must have been" writes Annette Cunningham

Sorrow of lost youth

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Inside Oxford with Alison Boulton

Life-changing time for men and women

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Inside Oxford with Alison Boulton

War must play hell with beauty

Oxford Mail: Rebecca Moore

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Rebecca Moore is Oxford Savvy

The women who made the UK healthier

Oxford Mail: Renee Watson

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

"She helped raise the population out of the darkness of war with lashings of science" writes Renee Watson

I'm a washout as domestic goddess

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Rebecca fears she would have been useless and doomed to be an old maid in wartime

Remembering when a penny could buy a lot

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Personal finance with Gill Oliver

New home for Towersey will not change its heart

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Bill Heine casts his eye over the history of Towersey Festival as well as a future that will see it move out of Towersey itself.

Sometimes it is best to leave the answers to others

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

10:00am Friday 1st August 2014

A question about the ripening of fruit has Peter Unsworth stumped

Our councillors’ united front at Oxford Station...

Oxford Mail: insider

11:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

An update from the corridors of power

Legal challenge: Forward plan before child’s holiday break

Oxford Mail: Ruth Hawkins

10:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

If you are thinking of going on holiday with your child(ren) there are a few things to think about if you are divorced or separated from your child(ren)’s other parent.

There’s so much riding on 21st century transport plan

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

IAN Hudspeth, leader of Oxfordshire County Council, on the public's response to his vision for the county's future transport needs.

A journey into the humming termites nest...

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

10:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Refusing to be held back by disability, Gavin Hageman writes about his recent journey into the humming termites nest...

Finding right formula to become motorsport record breakers

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

George Simmons, captain of the Oxford Brookes University motor racing team, reflects on their success in the 2014 Formula Student UK competition

Let’s hope that this passion for cycling remains

Oxford Mail: Honour tomkinson

10:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Oxford cycling campaigner HONOUR TOMKINSON looks at how Le Tour de France's UK stages have inspired people to get in gear

Plough’s punch does for Bunch

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

10:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

David Quinn reports on Oxfordshire Quiz League

Habitual rituals should be open to change

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Monday 28th July 2014

The Rev Dr Elizabeth Macfarlane, chaplain and fellow of St John’s College, Oxford, on changes in the Church she says are for the better.

How children cope when sorrow of world strikes at their hearts

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Monday 28th July 2014

The Rev Tess Kuin Lawton, chaplain of Magdalen College School, Oxford, on how children deal with the grieving process when young people are involved.

Mastering the art of taking time out

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Rebecca picks up her paintbrush and refuses to feel guilty about not doing the laundry

Watching lives through a lens is disturbing telly

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

"The Up series is one of the most pioneering reality TV experiments in history" writes Liz Nicholls

All at sea with paddleboards

Oxford Mail: Katherine Rees

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

"The metaphors for life were clear to see. Perhaps we'll stick to cricket and crabbing" writes Katherine Rees

No need for fashion police when you have daughters

Oxford Mail: annette cunningham

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

"If it were not for their squeals of horror, I'd look like mutton dressed as lamb" writes Annette Cunningham

Sex matters in the garden

Oxford Mail: Sheena Patterson

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Sheena Patterson of Oxford Garden Design wonders why it’s women who have green fingers

Remember taken girls

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Alison Boulton digs beneath the city's dreaming spires

Liven up your summer with some science

Oxford Mail: Renee Watson

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

"You can test if balloons pop when they are filled with a variety of liquids and lit with a match" writes Renee Watson

Going away makes you appreciate home

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Alison Boulton digs beneath the city's dreaming spires

'I'm no more Ms Polite Girl'

Oxford Mail: Rebecca Moore

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Rebecca Moore is Oxford Savvy

‘A family robbed of their lives almost in front of us’

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Bill Heine talks about the effect of the Gaza troubles on an Oxford family

Is it really time to forgive and forget that song?

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

10:00am Friday 25th July 2014

NO insult was intended or offence taken when enchanting Emily, granddaughter of old chum, Philip, pointed out I came from ‘the Buddy Holly era’.

Don’t forget to pick up any documents...

Oxford Mail: insider

10:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Our man on the inside gives you an update from the corridors of power

Call for repairs should not see tenants evicted

Oxford Mail: John McNulty

10:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Solicitor with Oxford law firm, Turpin & Miller, John McNulty, advises tenants on how to approach your landlords for repairs.

Was the Oxfordshire Growth Deal introduced in a democratic way?

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Today's Issue: Was the Oxfordshire Growth Deal introduced in a democratic way?

A solution for someone with a disability is a solution for all

Oxford Mail: Niall Strawson

10:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A solution for someone with a disability is a solution for all, says our disabled space columnist Niall Strawson

Opening doors to county’s fascinating country houses

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Dr Oliver Cox Leader of the University of Oxford initiative, the Thames Valley Country House Partnership Project talks about the fascination with country houses

Underdogs turn the tabletops

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

10:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Somewhat surprisingly but nonetheless refreshingly, both themed tabletops staged so far this season have been won by teams from the lower of the Winter Leagues two divisions.

We need to think about what a marriage is, says Rev Canon Sue Booys, rector of Dorchester Abbey

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Monday 21st July 2014

We need to think about what a marriage is, says Rev Canon Sue Booys, rector of Dorchester Abbey

A mystery man has me wondering about spies...

Oxford Mail: jeremy smith

10:00am Monday 21st July 2014

JeremySmith, our Man about Town, on why a a mystery man has him wondering about spies...

We are stronger because of the way we handled issue of women bishops, says Rt Revd John Pritchard, Bishop of Oxford

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Monday 21st July 2014

We are stronger because of the way we handled issue of women bishops, says Rt Revd John Pritchard, Bishop of Oxford

Driving lessons are a testing experience

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Inside Oxford with Alison Boulton

Too little too late for those with loan debt

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Personal finance with Gill Oliver

Invisible - it's the new black

Oxford Mail: Rebecca Moore

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Rebecca Moore is Oxford Savvy

The challenges of long distance care

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Catherine Blaxhall, head of Carers Support and OxBEL Action for Carers (Oxfordshire) on the problems faced by long distance carers

Even cynics can believe in love

Oxford Mail:

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Rebecca stops the eye-rolling to rejoice in a pal’s whirlwind romance and proposal

In Utopia, it's true they are out to get (nearly) all of us

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

"No spoilers here but a scene with a toddler and a rabbit was beautifully, brutally done" writes Liz Nicholls

'I'm not ready for big school'

Oxford Mail: Katherine Rees

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

"We'll be clinging on to his childhood until the last possible moment" writes Katherine Rees

It's been ages but good giggle melts the years away

Oxford Mail: annette cunningham

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

"It's been a long time since our only concern was who we might snog at the disco" writes Annette Cunningham

Sense... and scentsability

Oxford Mail: Sheena Patterson

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Sheena Patterson of Oxford Garden Design is getting busy preserving the scents of summer

Super time to be spotting a fuller moon

Oxford Mail: Renee Watson

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

"The next supermoon due on August 10 is set to be a real spectacle - let's hope for a clear night" writes Renee Watson






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