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'Significant' crash closes part of A420 near Faringdon

UPDATE: Pensioner killed and lorry driver left with life-threatening injuries in A420 crash near Faringdon

Abingdon woman, 43, killed in Sutton Courtenay crash

Abingdon woman, 43, killed in Sutton Courtenay crash

Car crash shuts Drayton Road

Car crash shuts Drayton Road

Barclays bank vows to safeguard jobs of workers

Barclays bank vows to safeguard jobs of workers

Hero postman saved man's life by pulling elderly man from burning house

Update: Tony Rendell from Horspath comes forward as mystery hero postman who saved a man's life

Fun time: Music fans at Truck Festival dance along to Spring King on the main stage

Truck Festival draws big crowds

More than 30 firefighters needed to tackle blaze at Great Milton house

More than 30 firefighters needed to tackle blaze at Great Milton house

Suspected fire in Great Milton

Suspected fire in Great Milton

Geared: Pat Wilson, left, with her 1899 Columbia Shaftdrive and Marion Rowlands with her 1920s BSA Loopframe at the Benson Bike Rally

Vintage rally a ‘brilliant’ day

Passenger hurst after bus crashes into scaffolding

Passenger hurt after bus crashes into scaffolding

Loss: One of the funerals of victims of the crash

Memorial service will mark air disaster

Memorial: Emma Hill with a sign commemorating one of the ‘66 men of Grandpont 1914-18’

Trail brings World War soldiers’ tales back to their old doorsteps

Crash between car and motorcycle on the A420

Crash between car and motorcycle on the A420

Six-year-old killed in tractor collision while on holiday in Wales

Six-year-old killed in tractor collision while on holiday in Wales

Crash closes one lane of A34

Crash closes one lane of A34

A4130 blocked after crash at Milton HIll

A4130 blocked after crash at Milton Hill

Flashback: January’s fire at the councils’ offices in Benson Lane, Crowmarsh Gifford

District councils are moving into temporary home

Showcase: Ex-Wimbledon striker Marcus Gayle and Liz Verrall, chief executive of the Berks and Bucks FA, look at one of the exhibits in the new offices

Grassroots football kicks off life at its new headquarters

Solar panels set alight at farm near Watlington

Solar panels set alight at farm near Watlington

Service: A previous Turning the Pages ceremony at Christ Church Cathedral

Cathedral service to honour war sacrifice

Former BA captain from Marcham jailed for more than 12 years for string of sexual offences against children

Former BA captain from Marcham jailed for more than 12 years for sexual offences against children

Disappointed: Cllr Bill Service has been told he is no longer needed as a champion

Town ‘champions’ dropped as council bids to get new blood

Wretch 32

Astonbury festival headliners announced

Violet Potter, 76, goes missing near Thame

Update: Missing Violet Potter, 76, is found safe and well

Video: Watch CCTV of Andrew Main's arson attack on council building

Video: Watch CCTV of Andrew Main's arson attack on council building

Andrew Main, in the grey tracksuit, pictured at an earlier hearing

Video: Andrew Main sectioned after admitting South Oxfordshire council fire earlier this year

Boost: Two Royal Air Force Chinook Mk2 helicopters

‘Chinooks are a vote of confidence in area’

Aftermath: Leader of South Oxfordshire District Council, John Cotton, left, with  Vale of White Horse District Council leader, Matthew Barber, at Milton Park

Burnt-out councils HQ could rise from ashes, says leader

Against: Margaret Davies

South Oxfordshire councillors 'should hang heads in shame' over 58% allowance hike - and see how your councillor voted in our interactive graphic

Jobs in jeopardy at energy company

Jobs in jeopardy at energy company

South Oxfordshire councillors vote for bigger than expected allowances increase

South Oxfordshire councillors vote for bigger than expected allowances increase

Saved: Left to right, Thames Travel commercial manager Edmond Tresham, David Turner, chairman of the Five Parishes Bus Users’ Group, Ian Hill, of Watlington Parish Council, Ann Pritchard, of Chalgrove Parish Council, Martin Hart, parish transport repres

Passengers cough up to keep bus service going

South Oxfordshire councillors' allowances may go up by 21 per cent

South Oxfordshire councillors' allowances may go up by 21 per cent

Campaign: Keith Brooks

New war memorial ‘must be built soon’

South Oxfordshire District Council goes Conservative in all but three seats

South Oxfordshire District Council goes Conservative in all but three seats

Three people injured and two air ambulances called after crash near Frilford

Three people injured and two air ambulances called after crash near Frilford

Court deals with benefit fraudsters

Court deals with benefit fraudsters

Drivers stuck in traffic after A420 accident

Drivers stuck in traffic after A420 accident

Future of arson-hit council headquarters known 'within days'

Future of arson-hit council headquarters known 'within days'

Motorist hits tree

Motorist hits tree

New police chief for southern Oxfordshire

New police chief for southern Oxfordshire

South Oxfordshire District Council Elections 2015 candidates ward by ward

South Oxfordshire District Council Elections 2015 candidates ward by ward

Residents pleased as minister returns to flood-risk village

Residents pleased as minister returns to flood-risk village

Andrew Main

Andrew Main to give pleas over South Oxfordshire District Council fire next month

Natasha Elderfield stabbed Robert 'Raggy' Smith to death after drunken row, court told

Natasha Elderfield stabbed Robert 'Raggy' Smith to death after drunken row, court told

Berinsfield pensioner, Michael Morris who was attacked outside his garage by a neighbour. He is pictured with son David,  who helped fend off the attacker, and wife, Esme.

‘Attack by neighbour left me terrified and covered in blood’

He keeps on running for charity challenge

He keeps on running for charity challenge

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Pair are charged after anti-slavery raids

Andrew Main at an earlier appearance

Andrew Main fit to enter pleas over South Oxfordshire District Council arson attack

Accident involving lorry blocks A420 near Tubney

UPDATE: A420 cleared near Tubney following accident involving lorry

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