Didcot's Narnia and Middle Earth sign removal delayed by potholes

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 12:06
The rather mundane obstacle takes priority over removing the names of fantasy worlds from road signs.
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Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital cancels more operations

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Tue, 03/20/2018 - 11:53
Non-urgent procedures have been postponed at John Radcliffe Hospital for an eighth day.
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Didcot signs point to Narnia, Gotham City and Middle Earth

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 14:42
Gotham City, Emerald City and Neverland have also been added to the signs in Didcot, Oxfordshire.
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Where are the UK's youngest and oldest city populations?

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 01:38
Cities are often thought of as places for the young, but that's not always the case.
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Henley road death: Family pays tribute to 'unique' son

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 21:56
Daniel James died after he was hit by a number of vehicles on a country road.
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2018 Oxford v Cambridge Boat Races: BBC TV & online coverage times

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 15:20
Details of BBC Sport's live TV and online coverage of the 2018 Boat Races between Oxford University and Cambridge University on the River Thames.
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Snow and ice bring UK travel disruption

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 11:26
Difficult conditions hit road, rail and air travel, as Met Office amber and yellow warnings remain.
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'Mini Beast from the East' brings snow and ice to parts of UK

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 13:32
More than 100 flights at Heathrow Airport are cancelled due to snow, as drivers warned to take care.
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Man dies after a 'number of collisions' near Henley

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 11:34
A section of the A4155 near Henley and Marlow is expected to be closed "for a number of hours", police said.
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Oxford United v Peterborough United

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 10:30
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Oxford United and Peterborough United.
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Fibromyalgia: 'Pole dancing helped my pain'

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 01:39
Lucy Cropper has a condition which causes pain all over her body.
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Community Led Plan Meetings

Abingdon Council News - Fri, 03/16/2018 - 15:15

Following the Community Survey which took place in the autumn, the results have now been collated and analysed.

We are now in a position to take the Plan forward.

Residents are now invited to help progress the work at a series of meetings which will focus on the issues which have been highlighted by the survey as priorities.  To each of the meetings we are inviting representatives of the various organisations who have responsibilities in relation to the matters under consideration.

The meetings are as follows:

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Five things in Oxfordshire

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 03/16/2018 - 14:31
A collection of stories and videos from the last week.
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Mark Pawley death: Man sentenced to life for murder

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 03/16/2018 - 13:24
Raymond Morgan inflicted more the 20 stab wounds on the victim.
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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:06
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us by email to oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk.
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Get Cracking!

Abingdon Council News - Fri, 03/16/2018 - 10:39

Tuesday, 3rd April, and Saturday, 7th April 2018

Another year of our popular festive fun workshop making Easter style crafts. What shell we make this time?

Time: 10am-12.30pm, and 1-3pm

Admission: Entry by donation

Location: Kempster Room, museum basement

Facilities: Toilets, Baby Changing, Lift Access

Café: The Mouse Hole Café will be open until 2pm serving a selection of hot and cold drinks, snacks and lunches.

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Man found guilty of 'savage' Banbury stabbing murder

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 18:12
Raymond Morgan is convicted of stabbing a man to death in a "sustained attack".
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Pedestrian bridge over River Ock

Abingdon Council News - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 15:46

The wooden bridge leading from St Helen’s Court into the Ock Valley Walk has been closed due to vandalism attacks that led to the bridge becoming unsafe.

The Town Council is pleased to be able to update you that the Replacement Bridge is due to be delivered at the end of March 2018 and should be installed in the weeks following.

Please check the Town Council Website and Social Media for any further updates.

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John Radcliffe Hospital: Operations cancelled due to bed shortage

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 15:33
Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital has postponed all non-urgent surgeries until after Monday.
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Lorry sheds tonnes of scrap across road near Faringdon

Oxford BBC NewsFeed - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 18:53
The road had to be closed for more than three hours for a clean-up operation to take place.
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