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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 09/28/2018 - 12:23
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us at oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk

'Billy Bunter' deal sees Oxford publisher amass huge comic collection

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 09/28/2018 - 12:09
Oxford company Rebellion now has the world's biggest collection of English language comic book properties.

Oxford Parish's male only vicar job ad labelled 'Misogynistic'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 09/27/2018 - 14:22
The advert on the Diocese of Oxford's website states the vacancy for a vicar is only open to men.

Oxford academic, 71, a champion powerlifter

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 09/27/2018 - 01:32
Catherine Walter only took up the sport six years ago and has now become a world champion.

Soups and shakes low-calorie diets 'recommended for obese'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:53
People lost three times more weight following the liquid diet plans, a study suggests.

Baghdad University makes global ranking

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 09/26/2018 - 15:12
Oxford tops a global league table, with Iraqi and Jamaican universities making first appearances.

Philip Pullman loses His Dark Materials ballpoint pen

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 09/26/2018 - 13:39
The Oxford-based writer has turned to Twitter in the hope the pen case, Montblanc ballpoint pen and pencil can be tracked down.

'Fit and well' Oxford woman, 33, dies of 'asbestos cancer'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 15:27
Medical researcher Rose Wharton contracted a "very unusual" case of mesothelioma, an inquest heard.

Fastest Shed breaks own speed record at Pendine Sands

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 10:36
The home-made vehicle reached just over 101mph during an event at Wales's historic land speed beach.

Oxford United v Manchester City

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 19:40
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's EFL Cup game between Oxford United and Manchester City.

Carterton soldier statue shot and thrown in ditch

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 16:20
The statue to those who died in World War One stood at the entrance to an Oxfordshire town.

Motorised shed returns to break 100mph land speed record

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 14:52
The Fastest Shed hopes to smash its own record time this weekend at Pendine Sands.

Oxford United v Walsall

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 11:00
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Oxford United and Walsall.

Oxford hospitals NHS trust suspended midwife services

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 17:42
Staffing issues were behind the decision to suspend services in Oxfordshire on Thursday evening.

Five things from Oxfordshire

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 13:17
A collection of stories and videos from Oxfordshire this week.

Oxfordshire's Big Picture

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 12:30
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us at oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk

Oxford flats explosion: Redevelopment proposals put forward

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 12:12
Three flats were destroyed and several others were badly damaged in the fatal blast in Oxford.

English rainy-day phrases explained by Susie Dent

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 03:31
Where do sayings such as "saving for a rainy day" or "raining cats and dogs" come from?

Imprisoned suffragette letter discovered

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 01:35
A previously unknown letter gives a first-hand account from the first suffragette to be jailed.

Oxford Labour councillor cleared over 'anti-Semitic' Facebook post

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 17:50
Ben Lloyd-Shogbesan resigned from Labour after sharing a post comparing Israel to Nazi Germany.

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