Oxfordshire

Didcot Power Station towers demolished

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 08/18/2019 - 12:49
The power station's gigantic, concrete towers created clouds of dust as they were blown down.

Didcot power station: Power cut as cooling towers demolished

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 08/18/2019 - 08:15
Thousands of homes are affected after the cooling towers at the Didcot A plant were brought down.

Jihadi Jack: IS recruit Jack Letts 'loses UK citizenship'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 08/18/2019 - 07:10
Reports say ex-PM Theresa May decided to strip the Briton - dubbed Jihadi Jack - of his citizenship.

Blackpool v Oxford United

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 11:10
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Blackpool and Oxford United.

Andrew Harper death: Ten males aged 13 to 30 arrested

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 08/17/2019 - 03:07
Newly-wed PC Andrew Harper was dragged along a road by a vehicle while investigating a burglary.

Thames Valley Police officer killed in Berkshire

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 14:28
Ten people aged between 13 and 30 have been arrested on suspicion of murder, Thames Valley Police says.

Family thank staff who saved premature twin boys

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 01:18
The parents of the boys, now aged one, visit search and rescue crews and medics who saved their lives.

Didcot: The power station that inspired poetry

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:16
Didcot Power Station's iconic towers will be demolished as Oxfordshire's skyline changes forever.

Oxford-Cambridge Arc: Plans to spend £700m on roads

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 17:59
Up to one million homes could be built around Oxford, Milton Keynes, Northampton and Cambridge.

Museum of Oxford in appeal over gay history exhibition

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 13:10
Curators at the Museum of Oxford want people to loan them objects with a story to tell.

Dr Becky: The Oxford University YouTube astrophysicist

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 08/15/2019 - 00:15
"Dr Becky" receives thousands of views on her channel, which answers questions about the Universe.

Bicester nurse who saved her baby in 'learn life-saving skills' call

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 14:56
Emily Lamburn-Atkins was at home in Bicester when her daughter Penny went into respiratory arrest.

Reading police boss wants more female BAME officers

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:43
Supt Bhupinder Rai wants her force to be "significantly different to when I started" when she retires.

Changes to the Town 41 Bus Service

Abingdon Council News - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 12:54

Changes to the Town 41 Bus Service

Categories: Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Cancelled flights or lost luggage? Know your rights - Citizens Advice

Abingdon Council News - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 11:17

Please see below that we have received from our local CAB Oxfordshire South and Vale Citizens Advice Bureau:

Cancelled flights or lost luggage? Know your rights - Citizens Advice

Airports and air travel have always caused difficulties and stress, but in the present age - with tight security and overcrowded terminal buildings - travellers have to deal with situations more fraught than ever before. To add to their problems flights are often delayed or cancelled, and suitcases vanish or turn up with items missing or damaged.           

Categories: Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Cancelled flights or lost luggage? Know your rights - Citizens Advice

Abingdon Council News - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 11:17

Please see below that we have received from our local CAB Oxfordshire South and Vale Citizens Advice Bureau:

Cancelled flights or lost luggage? Know your rights - Citizens Advice

Airports and air travel have always caused difficulties and stress, but in the present age - with tight security and overcrowded terminal buildings - travellers have to deal with situations more fraught than ever before. To add to their problems flights are often delayed or cancelled, and suitcases vanish or turn up with items missing or damaged.           

Categories: Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Last Christmas: Paul Feig on the George Michael-inspired film

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 08/14/2019 - 06:31
Last Christmas, which stars Emilia Clarke, will feature unreleased music from the late singer.

Oxford United v Peterborough United

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:57
Live coverage of Tuesday's Carabao Cup game between Oxford United and Peterborough United.

Thames Valley Police warn over misuse of 999 system

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Mon, 08/12/2019 - 17:23
Police say reports of a rotting chicken and a dog with missing fur are examples of the 999 system being misused.

Rapist of two-year-old girl given second life term

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Mon, 08/12/2019 - 16:09
Daniel Kilbee is already serving life for dozens of sexual offences, including raping a two-year-old girl.

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