Traffic was delayed on the M40 southbound yesterday morning after a car caught fire, closing one lane between junction 7 for Watlington and junction 6, the Thame turn off. The fire service attended the blaze – reported to The Highways Agency at 10.30am – and the lane was re-opened by noon.
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9:00am Thursday 2nd April 2015
MICHAEL Appleton has challenged his Oxford United squad to banish their relegation concerns for good with a strong showing over the Easter weekend.
7:57am Thursday 2nd April 2015
FRANCIS Habgood said he was focused on “protecting the vulnerable members of society” in his first day as chief constable of Thames Valley Police.
7:53am Thursday 2nd April 2015
HOME Secretary Theresa May refused to confirm if the Operation Bullfinch scandal will be part of a parliamentary inquiry into historical child abuse.
7:32am Thursday 2nd April 2015
FORMER police chief constable Sara Thornton is being given £252,000 in her new role as the head of the National Police Chiefs Council.
7:16am Thursday 2nd April 2015
REFORMED Oxford rock group Ride had fans suspecting an April Fool’s joke yesterday, after announced an intimate hometown warm-up gig.
7:08am Thursday 2nd April 2015
LOWER charges for water and sewerage services came into force this week, but Thames Water customers will see one of the smallest savings.