Oxfordshire

Female drag queen says 'gender is a performance'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - 2 hours 19 min ago
Ginger Tart is among a growing number of female drag artists "subverting and challenging gender rules".
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Bereavement lessons: Talking to children about death

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - 13 hours 47 min ago
Jamie's dad died when he was just four, now his family want to see bereavement lessons introduced in schools.
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FA Trophy final: Brackley Town beat Bromley 5-4 on penalties after 1-1 draw

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 19:12
National League North side Brackley Town win the FA Trophy for the first time after edging out Bromley on penalties.
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Damien Hirst felt-tip drawing sells for £5,500

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 16:14
The "Charity - It Begins at Home" drawing made £5,500 at auction not up to the expected £8,000.
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Five things from Oxfordshire this week

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 12:03
A collection of stories and videos from the last week.
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Cameron Norman: Oxford United sign former Norwich City defender

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 09:10
League One club Oxford United sign former Norwich City defender Cameron Norman from non-league side King's Lynn.
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Street signs that make you look twice

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 00:03
Signs are meant to make things clearer but there are some places where they warrant a second glance.
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Ryan Ledson: Preston sign Oxford United midfielder for undisclosed fee

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 18:05
Preston sign Oxford United midfielder Ryan Ledson for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal.
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Oxford student rape case 'not properly handled'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 17:10
The case against Oliver Mears should not have been brought, prosecutors admit.
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Thames Valley PC sacked for using 'inappropriate' force

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 14:41
PC Adam Scarratt struck a man on the ground with his baton in Oxford.
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Dementia exercise programmes 'don't slow brain decline'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 01:13
Gym exercise programmes for people with mild to moderate dementia "don't work", researchers say.
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Oxfam chief executive to stand down

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 18:16
Mark Goldring is to leave following the scandal involving claims of sexual misconduct by staff in Haiti.
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Oxford Labour councillor resigns over 'anti-Semitic' Facebook post

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 11:10
Ben Lloyd-Shogbesan's "anti-Semitic" post has prompted an inquiry by Oxford city's Labour group.
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Carterton Co-op latest Oxfordshire shop to be 'ram-raided'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 17:02
There have been a series of break-ins at stores using vehicles in Oxfordshire this year.
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Simon Eastwood: Oxford United goalkeeper signs new contract

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 16:25
Oxford United goalkeeper Simon Eastwood signs a new three-year contract with the League One club.
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Rock Barn music charity 'saved my life'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 13:50
The music school, which teaches a range of people, is facing demolition.
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British Book Awards: Pullman and Honeyman dominate

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 20:33
Philip Pullman and Eleanor Oliphant author Gail Honeyman are honoured at the British Book Awards.
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Boarding school 'sorry' for 'blacked up' slave photo

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 12:02
The Oratory School condemns the actions of pupils who "blacked up" and dressed as slaves.
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Motorised shed to make speed record attempt at Pendine Sands

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 05/12/2018 - 08:25
The Fastest Shed will hope to smash its own 80mph record time at Pendine Sands this weekend.
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Widower Keith's ukulele love song

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 05/12/2018 - 01:29
Keith Monk, 89, misses his late wife Daphne so much that he wrote her a ukulele love song.
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