Doctors unsure why Banbury escalator fall man had fatal heart attack days later in hospital

Oxford Mail: Oxfordshire County Council county hall

5:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

DOCTORS at the John Radcliffe Hospital have been unable to pinpoint why a man died after falling down an escalator in an Oxfordshire department store.

The Scales of Justice – 17 people up in court

Oxford Mail: Scales of Justice

11:00am Monday 20th October 2014

17 cases heard recently at Oxford and Banbury magistrates’ courts

Tools stolen from Volkswagen Transporter van in Cropredy

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

8:40am Monday 20th October 2014

VANS were targeted by thieves in Cropredy, north of Banbury, police said.

Politicians provide free rides at Banbury fair

Oxford Mail:

5:30pm Saturday 18th October 2014

A LABOUR and Conservative councillor found one way to settle their political differences when they faced off over the dodgems at Banbury’s annual town centre fun fair.

Care records at hospice now meet standard, say inspectors

Oxford Mail: Care Quality Commission logo

5:30pm Friday 17th October 2014

CONCERNS about record keeping at a north Oxfordshire hospice have been addressed, the official health and social care regulator has said.

Signalling problem at Banbury results in delays

Oxford Mail: The new look Chiltern Railways train

10:14am Wednesday 15th October 2014

A signalling problem at Banbury is causing five minute delays.

Banbury police suspect this brooch was stolen: is it yours?

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

Police are trying to find the owner of a brooch, pictured, they believe has been stolen.

David Cameron's office defends PM after he poses with 'blacked up' Morris dancers for picture at Banbury Folk Festival

Oxford Mail:

6:30am Wednesday 15th October 2014

DAVID Cameron’s office has defended a photograph in which the Prime Minister posed with a group of Morris dancers who had blacked up their faces.

Decision next month on candidate to stand in MP’s ‘safe’ seat

Oxford Mail: Banbury MP Sir Tony Baldry

10:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

A DECISION on who should replace veteran MP Sir Tony Baldry as Conservative candidate for Banbury will be taken next month.

Delays on the M40 after collision involving two lorries and a car near Banbury

Oxford Mail: Lorry jackknifes on M40 causing traffic tailbacks

4:33pm Monday 13th October 2014

A COLLISION between two lorries and a car is causing delays on the M40 northbound near Banbury.

Three vehicle crash on M40 adds to traffic woes

Oxford Mail: Lorry jackknifes on M40 causing traffic tailbacks

1:10pm Monday 13th October 2014

A crash involving two lorries and a car on the M40 has caused more traffic problems in the county.

Banbury MP Tony Baldry relives horrors of IRA Brighton bomb blast 30 years on

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

THIRTY years on, memories of the Brighton bomb blast that outraged the nation remain fresh in Sir Tony Baldry’s mind.

Delays reported in Banbury

Oxford Mail: Stagecoach bus

7:30pm Friday 10th October 2014

DELAYS have been reported in Banbury tonight because of a fallen tree and vehicle crash.

Dealer found with drugs in his buttocks jailed for a year

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

12:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

A DRUG dealer who hid dozens of bags of Class A drugs from police between his buttocks has been sent to jail.

Death crash driver jailed for armed gang burglaries

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

A FATHER from Banbury who was jailed for causing the death of a young doctor eight years ago has been sent back to prison for his role in two burglaries.

Talks to discuss a successor for Tony Baldry as Conservative candidate in Banbury constituency

Oxford Mail: Sir Tony Baldry

7:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

A MEETING will be held today to discuss how the Conservatives will select a candidate to fight the Banbury seat at next year's General Election, when Sir Tony Baldry MP stands down.

Man hurt in accident near Banbury fights for life

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

8:11pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

A 19-year-old pedestrian who suffered life-threatening head injuries in a collision with a car was still fighting for his life yesterday.

Army reserves return from major training

Oxford Mail: Army logo

7:30am Tuesday 7th October 2014

BANBURY’S new Army Reserve unit returned from its first major training exercise on Salisbury Plain on Saturday.

Man fights for his life

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

7:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

A 19-year-old man was fighting for his life in hospital last night after an incident that has been referred to the police watchdog.

Dealer is jailed for cannabis and heroin offences

Oxford Mail: Scales of Justice

6:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

A 34-year-old man has been jailed for three-and-a-half years for dealing heroin and cannabis.

Man fighting for his life after crash near Banbury that will be investigated by police watchdog

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

4:29pm Monday 6th October 2014

A 19-year-old man suffered life-threatening head injuries in a collision with a car near Banbury this morning.

People trapped in toilet twice in just 14 hours

Oxford Mail: oxfordshire fire and rescue logo

8:50am Monday 6th October 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called twice within 14 hours to rescue people stuck in the same public toilet.

Child involved in crash

Oxford Mail: Ambulance stock image

7:40am Monday 6th October 2014

A child and two adults were involved in a car crash on Saturday morning.

Council refuses permission for further homes

Oxford Mail:

6:40am Monday 6th October 2014

A PLAN for 140 extra homes in Banbury has been thrown out.

Crowds flock to day of messing about on the water

Oxford Mail:

6:20am Monday 6th October 2014

LIFE on the waterways was celebrated in the sunshine this weekend as boaters, craft enthusiasts and tourists came to the annual Banbury Canal Day.

Surgery for Banbury F1 team driver

Oxford Mail: Jules Bianchi sealed Marussia's first Formula 1 points at Monaco

1:32pm Sunday 5th October 2014

A BANBURY-based Formula One (F1) team’s driver is undergoing surgery after being involved in a crash at the Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka.

Motorcylist "mounted pavement" to escape from police

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

1:44pm Saturday 4th October 2014

A MOTORYCLIST mounted the pavement and drove through a park after being asked to stop by police.

Child and two adults in Banbury crash

Oxford Mail: Ambulance service whistleblowers say staff are feeling the pressure of unfilled vacancies in Oxfordshire

9:43am Saturday 4th October 2014

A CHILD and two adults were involved in a car crash in Banbury this morning.

People freed from same toilet twice in 24 hours

Oxford Mail: Fire engine Oxfordshire

9:41am Saturday 4th October 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called twice to rescue people stuck in the same toilet in Banbury.

Heroin hidden in secret spot in underwear

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:00am Saturday 4th October 2014

A DRUG dealer who hid heroin inside a secret pocket in his boxer shorts has been jailed at Oxford Crown Court.

Fraudster jailed for two years after £34,000 iPhones scam

Oxford Mail:

5:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

STAFF at a mobile phone shop rumbled a fraudster’s scam which saw him pocket 76 iPhones worth more than £34,000.

Security camera footage released as police investigate Banbury abuse incident

Oxford Mail:

3:20pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A man verbally abused staff at Banbury railway station.

Seven deny child sex exploitation charges

Oxford Mail: Scales of Justice

8:30am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Seven people, all from Banbury, denied child sexual exploitation charges at Oxford Crown Court yesterday.

Business award finalists down to last three

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

AFTER thousands cast their votes, the three finalists for the Oxfordshire Business Mother of the Year Award have been chosen.

Bail denied for pair on park stab charge

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

6:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Two men accused of stabbing a man in a park in Banbury have been denied bail.

Fundraisers get in character for fun

Oxford Mail:

12:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

DIABETES fundraisers will be the stars of the show on Sunday when they dress up as Disney characters to take on a 5km sponsored walk.

Former councillor dies

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

Former Conservative Cherwell District Councillor for Sibford, David Green, right, of Lower Tadmarton, has died.

Tools and a bike stolen from Banbury business

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

2:48pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

TOOLS were stolen from a Banbury property after it was burgled this week.

Jury goes out to consider verdict in sex assault trial

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

7:30am Wednesday 24th September 2014

JURORS have been sent out to consider their verdicts in the case of a council team leader accused of sexual assault.

A huge dive into pool

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

Thousands of residents made a splash at the town’s outdoor swimming pool.

H&M assault sentence

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

7:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A man who assaulted a woman in a clothes shop has been handed a community order.

Cocaine dealer jailed

Oxford Mail: Oxford Crown Court

8:40am Saturday 20th September 2014

A man who tried to escape from police carrying £200,000 worth of cocaine in his car has been jailed.

Taser inquiry returns

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

7:50am Saturday 20th September 2014

An investigation into an incident where a police officer fired a Taser at a knife-wielding man at Banbury railways station has been handed back to Thames Valley Police.

Man injured in collision

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

8:00am Friday 19th September 2014

An elderly man was taken to hospital after being struck by a car in Banbury’s West Bar Street yesterday at 2pm.

Elderly man hurt after car collision

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

5:12pm Thursday 18th September 2014

AN ELDERLY man has been taken to hospital after a collision with a car in Banbury this afternoon.

Best-selling writer could draw on all her humble beginnings

Oxford Mail:

4:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A WRITER who rose from a life in children’s homes to become a respected countryside author of books about Oxfordshire and Warwickshire has died aged 86.

Man in Taser incident at station still stable

Oxford Mail: Thames Valley Police logo

8:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

A knife-wielding man who police fired a Taser at when he scaled a signal gantry at Banbury Station on Monday was still in a stable condition in hospital yesterday.

Man fell into cellar window after leaving pub

Oxford Mail: Oxfordshire County Council county hall

12:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

A MAN who was “heavily intoxicated” died after falling into a cellar window, an inquest heard yesterday.

Banbury man honoured for fire bravery

Oxford Mail: oxfordshire fire and rescue logo

6:40am Thursday 18th September 2014

A MAN from near Banbury who rescued a neighbour from a fire is among life-savers who will be honoured for their bravery by Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service tonight.

Complaints up over dog mess, grass and litter

Oxford Mail:

10:20pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

COMPLAINTS and comments about Banbury’s parks rose by nearly 150 per cent over the summer, new figures show.






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