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Vale of White Horse

Matthew Barber in training for his charity run

Councillor Matthew Barber gets set for 5km charity run

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The statue of Sir John Betjeman at St Pancras

£17k bronze of poet will help boost tourism, councillors hope

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Large chicken shed destroyed by fire

Large chicken shed destroyed by fire

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Police investigating crossbow incident

13-year-old charged with arson after barn fire

13-year-old charged with arson after barn fire

One lane blocked on A34 sliproad near Milton after three car crash

Delays of up to an hour on A34 after four-car crash near Milton

Coming down: The wall in Wallingford Street, Wantage

‘Wobbly wall’ saga is settled with payout

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Rubbish idea: From left, Tudor Court Park’s John Ives, Jenny Barnett, Alan Kirby, Janet Kirby and Val Tinson

Bin lorry row forces mobile home residents to take rubbish to site entrance

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Villagers delighted as development rejected

Villagers delighted as development rejected

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Four-car collision causes delays on A420 at Faringdon

Four-car collision causes delays on A420 at Faringdon

Lane closed on A4130 at Milton after lorry crash

Lane closed on A4130 at Milton after lorry crash

Parish support for homes proposals

Parish support for homes proposals

Pleased: Dr Mary Gill

West Way plan is halted after activists threaten legal action

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Councillors discuss future of West Way

Councillors discuss future of West Way

Annoyed: Vale of White Horse District Council vice chairman Mike Badcock

Work on new homes must stop, says Vale council

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Man dies after

Man dies after car crashes through fence near Shrivenham

Family aim to move their children into a caravan to keep the peace

Family aim to move their children into a caravan to keep the peace

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Hunting suspects bailed

Hunting suspects bailed

Issues: Vale of White Horse District Council leader Matthew Barber

Housing blueprint under fire ahead of inquiry by inspector

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Stone teddy bear stolen from grave

Stone teddy bear stolen from grave

Festival of bells: Sparks fly from Whites of Appleton craftsmen who will be carrying out the repairs

Feature: Our mission to let the bells ring full circle once more

Warning: From left, Tom Bayliss, Vincent Montgomery and Wibi Loxton of Vince Montgomery Butchers

‘Sunday trading plans threaten small shops’

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Power to the people: Sandford Lock at Sandford-on-Thames. Villagers have got the go-ahead for a hydro plant at the nearby weir

Delight as hydro bid clears its final hurdle

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Hydroelectric power plant approved by council planners

Hydroelectric power plant approved by council planners

Eyes on the ball: Megan Horwood, community support officer for Better Leisure, Alan Robinson, 77, Go Active’s Ashley Chapman, Laura Godfrey, project officer for Age UK, and Colin Williams, community support officer for Better Leisure

Pickleball aims to keep people active

Michelle Herbert says her son Samuel was told he would have to travel alone in a car driven by a bus driver for part of his journey to school

Anger erupts at treatment over boy’s bus trip to school

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Firefighters tackle blaze in farm’s silo

Firefighters tackle blaze in farm’s silo

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Nursery wins praise of Ofsted inspector

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Charity fundraiser Sean Wright

Cyclist’s back in saddle after crash that almost ended charity dream

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Residents Lesley Clements and Marion Lally, front, from left, and back, left to right, David Twiston-Davies, Nicki Broadben, Rita Twiston-Davies and Helen Lewis outside the new development which they fear will put too much strain on the existing sewerage

‘Pleb free’ zone gets residents laughing

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Housing plans to be considered by the public

Housing plans to be considered by the public

Group puts homes plan to residents

Group puts homes plan to residents

Fans having fun at Truck

Thousands flock to enjoy ‘awesome’ Truck festival

The white stuff: Andy Foley and his dog Pip, left, and Matt Ray at the White Horse

Volunteers rechalk Vale’s White Horse

Devoted: Richard Pope and his ‘inspirational’ late wife Kelly

Widower pledges support to hospice in his wife’s memory

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Council denies plans to send ‘troubled families’ to house

Council denies plans to send ‘troubled families’ to house

Lock up people shooting swans, says councillor

Lock up people shooting swans, says councillor

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1,400 have their say on  how West Way shops should be redeveloped

1,400 have their say on how West Way shops should be redeveloped

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Second plot for planning expert

Second plot for planning expert

Weed or a weed? Reporter Pete Hughes, right, with Brian Griffiths, collects a sample of the plant

Grass or weed? Question could drive you potty...

Newlyweds: Paul Rees and Jemma Amey travelled from the church to their wedding reception on horseback

Just-married driver opts for different horsepower

Conservatives harden their grip on Vale of White Horse District Council

Conservatives harden their grip on Vale of White Horse District Council

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

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

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New police chief for southern Oxfordshire

New police chief for southern Oxfordshire

Vale of White Horse District Council Elections 2015 candidates ward by ward

Vale of White Horse District Council Elections 2015 candidates ward by ward

Moving: Manager John Tabor, with Sarah Noviss, Diane Cooper and Joy Musson, outside the South and Vale Carers Centre, in Lydalls Road, Didcot

Charity to move out ahead of council plans for area revamp

Roaring confusion over new party name in council elections

Roaring confusion over new party name in council elections

Overturned: Existing flats and houses in Westminster Way

A34 flats plans trigger air quality fears for residents

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158-home estate plan recommended for approval

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Mike Murray

Science area plans call for rail upgrade and a bridge

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