Oxfordshire

Cowley murder inquiry starts after woman's body found

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - 6 hours 34 min ago
A woman's body is discovered and a man is taken to hospital with serious injuries in Oxford.

Ellesmere Port Donation For Local Resident

Thame Round Table News Feed - Sun, 06/16/2019 - 19:53
Ellesmere Port Round Table's Generous Donation To Support Brave Mum Battling Cancer

Members of Ellesmere Port Round Table in Cheshire called it a privilege to be able to help support Kayleigh Anne and her family with a donation of £500. 

"Kayleigh Anne Thomas has for the past year been fighting cervical cancer and just before Christmas was told that there was nothing more they could do and was given about 2 years to live leaving behind 2 girls behind who only have there mum within the family."
 

Categories: Oxfordshire, Thame

Blue plaque marks life of Robin Cavendish MBE

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 06/16/2019 - 15:30
The achievements of Robin Cavendish MBE were immortalised in the 2017 film Breathe.

Jo Brand to face no action over acid joke, police say

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 22:02
The comedian had come under fire for making a remark about throwing battery acid at politicians.

Fishing Permits

Abingdon Council News - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 15:51

Please note, now that the fishing season is nearly here, that it is essential for all anglers to carry a permit to fish the town waters.

To get a fishing permit please call in to the Information Centre which is located in Abingdon Museum between 10.00 am and 3.00 pm Tuesday to Saturday.

You MUST obtain a fishing permit tomorrow if you would like to fish the first day of the Season on Sunday.

You must also have an Environment Agency rod licence to fish. For more infomration on a Rod Licenses please click here.

Categories: Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Adam Stanmore: Police find body of missing man

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 15:34
The body of Adam Stanmore, who was last seen in Oxford on 18 May, is discovered in woodland.

Oxfordshire's Big Picture

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 13:27
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us at oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk

Five things from Oxfordshire

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 13:03
A collection of stories and videos from Oxfordshire this week.

John Radcliffe Hospital operating theatres shut by ventilation problem

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 06/14/2019 - 11:53
Operations at Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital are hit by ventilation problems.

'Jihadi Jack' Letts: Prosecution of parents 'inhumane and cruel'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 15:12
The prosecution of John Letts and Sally Lane does "nothing to prevent terrorism", a court hears.

Two die in M40 motorway roundabout crash near Bicester

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 13:07
A 77-year-old man and an 80-year-old woman died at the scene of the accident near Bicester.

Seacourt park and ride expansion to go ahead

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 11:00
The £5m extension at Seacourt in Oxford will create 596 extra spaces.

Narnia creator CS Lewis's letters to children go on sale

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 09:05
The Chronicles of Narnia author wrote to the Kilmer family in the United States between 1954 and 1963.

Women's Tour: Jolien D'Hoore claims second win as race leader Marianne Vos is forced to retire

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 16:04
Belgium's Jolien D'Hoore wins stage three of the Women's Tour as race leader Marianne Vos is forced to retire after a crash.

Banbury woman 'found in pool of blood' on canal towpath

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:10
Louise Bramley, 39, was found dead next to a canal in Banbury, an inquest hears.

'Jihadi Jack' Letts: Parents 'turned a blind eye'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:23
John Letts and Sally Lane are accused of sending their son money after he joined the Islamic State group.

Adam Stanmore: Search for missing Oxford man widens

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 10:59
Officers have been carrying out searches in the wooded area of Shotover Park for Adam Stanmore.

Bob Harris takes Radio 2 break due to illness

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 10:53
The veteran DJ says suffering a tear to his aorta while out walking was "an incredibly scary moment".

Elizabethan map goes on display at Bodleian Libraries

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 08:18
The Sheldon Tapestry Map of Oxfordshire was woven in wool and silk and dates back to the 1590s.

Radiohead foil attempted blackmail over OK Computer tapes

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 14:58
Hackers were demanding $150,000 to hand over unreleased music from the classic album OK Computer.

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