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Children's word of the year revealed

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 02:55
Unicorns, slime and Fortnite are among the other subjects that influenced children's use of language.

Tourette's boy is 'not making it up'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 01:07
A family with two sons with Tourette's have suffered online abuse since appearing on TV.

Evidence withheld in 47 rape and sexual assault cases, says CPS

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 06/05/2018 - 17:01
The director of public prosecutions said she regretted "every case where mistakes have been made".

Aureus Primary School head teacher defends packed lunch ban

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 06/05/2018 - 15:12
Hannah Wilson became the victim of internet trolls after her school's food policy gained national attention.

Asbestos-stricken Northfield School in Oxford could close

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 06/05/2018 - 11:57
Northfield School in Oxford was declared unsafe after a ceiling containing asbestos was damaged.

Sam Long: Oxford United defender signs new contract

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:17
Versatile Oxford United defender Sam Long signs a new one-year contract with the League One club.

Witney's World Poohsticks Championships mark 35 years

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 17:42
The unusual contest is inspired by AA Milne's classic Winnie the Pooh books.

Woman dies in Bannatyne's Health Club crash in Banbury

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 10:45
The 74-year-old pedestrian was hit by a grey Toyota Yaris in the club's car park.

Jeremy Thorpe 'hit-man might not be dead', police admit

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 06/02/2018 - 10:47
Police may have wrongly assumed the man supposedly tasked with killing the MP's gay lover was dead.

Rare Tolkien memorabilia goes on display in Oxford

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 06/02/2018 - 10:29
The Bodleian library in Oxford is showcasing JRR Tolkien memorabilia not seen by the public before.

Meet the Tolkien fan who's learned to speak Elvish and Dwarvish

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 06/02/2018 - 03:29
Tolkien superfan Thea Hobbs has learned to speak Elvish and Dwarvish in order to better understand the fantasy world Tolkien created in his books.

Five things from Oxfordshire this week

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 13:44
A collection of stories and videos from the last week.

Safe standing: Majority of fans want choice, according to an EFL survey

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 13:39
A large majority of football fans want the choice of safe standing, according to an EFL survey of more than 33,000 people.

Kane Hemmings: Notts County sign Oxford United striker on a three-year deal

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 12:03
Notts County sign striker Kane Hemmings on a three-year deal from Oxford United for an undisclosed fee.

Oxfordshire's Big Picture

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 11:47
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us via email at oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk

Oxfordshire flooding hits Didcot Parkway station

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 10:31
Commuters at Didcot Parkway railway station had to wade through more than a foot of water to get out.

JRR Tolkien artwork on display for first time

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 03:25
Unseen artworks and personal effects of JRR Tolkien are brought together for a major new exhibition.

St Gregory the Great Oxford: Concerns at failing school

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 16:32
Ofsted says St Gregory the Great Catholic School in Oxford is not improving quickly enough.

Blackbird Leys murder trial: Man 'dragged into alley by gang'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 14:48
The witness also told the court he saw a man with a machete with blood on it.

Concerns over loss of Campsfield House detainees' property

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 13:42
People arrived at Campsfield House Immigration Removal Centre without belongings 150 times in 2017.

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