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Oxford couple travels to Hong Kong on public transport

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 11:07
Emma and Phil Whiting travelled almost entirely by train from their UK home to see their son.

Oxfordshire fatal three-vehicle crash: Man charged

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 18:57
A man in his 70s died at the scene and a woman in her 60s was seriously injured in the crash.

Thames Valley modern slavery rates 'higher than estimated'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 18:46
Researchers suggest there were five times more victims of modern slavery in the Thames Valley than first thought.

Oxford University raises £750m from biggest bond issue

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 16:31
Oxford University has turned to private investors in a record-breaking bond issue.

Oxfordshire's Big Picture

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 13:13
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us by email to oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk

Five things in Oxfordshire

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 11:29
A collection of stories and videos from the last week.

George Michael death: Ambulance staff quizzed over leaked 999 call

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 08:56
A recording is said to feature the emergency call made by his partner Fadi Fawaz on Christmas Day.

Water company information 'can’t be trusted'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 20:28
The industry watchdog criticised four companies and tells them to "grab the issue" and improve.

Missing Oxford teenager found safe in Kent

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 18:17
Police had been worried for Alex Willoughby's welfare after she went missing on 14 November.

Oxford soup kitchen's Christmas meal at risk after fire

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 11:50
The Oxford Community Soup Kitchen needs a new oven in time for its Christmas meal after a fire.

Philip Pullman's La Belle Sauvage tops Waterstones Book of the Year list

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 03:27
Philip Pullman's return to the world of His Dark Materials is a hit with bookshop staff.

Taxi driver 'saved girl from paedophile' who tried to abduct her

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 17:54
Satbir Arora wins an award for foiling the abduction of the girl by a man who has now been jailed.

Oxford medieval road discovered under field near Willow Walk

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 15:50
The causeway, made of rounded river pebbles, limestone and chalk rocks, has ruts left by cartwheels.

GPs in Oxfordshire 'cannot survive' without change

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 12:10
Oxfordshire CCG says it will need 110 extra GPs in the next ten years unless action is taken.

Some lost rail routes may be 'restored'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 22:31
More than 4,000 miles of rail routes were closed in the 1960s as part of major cost cuts.

Sonning Common's Chiltern Edge School saved from closure

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 18:30
Chiltern Edge School, which was rated inadequate, is "improving" according to an independent review.

Banbury business studies teacher jailed for dealing drugs

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 18:03
Rachel Ryan was dealing diazepam while head of business studies at an Oxfordshire school.

John Profumo 'had relationship with Nazi spy'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 13:59
The Tory minister at the centre of a 1960s scandal is thought to have met the German model in the 1930s.

Missing Oxford teenager spotted with man on CCTV

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 10:20
Alex Willoughby, who was last seen on Verbena Way in Oxford, has been missing for two weeks.

Plan for sand and gravel quarry near Abingdon rejected

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 09:46
Hills Quarry Products wanted to dig 2.5m tonnes of sand and gravel from the south Oxfordshire site.

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