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Coronavirus: Evicted NHS surgeon launches website

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 09:19
Joseph Alsousou was asked to leave his rented room because his landlady feared getting Covid-19.
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Coronavirus: Farmer ploughs giant NHS in Glympton Estate field

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 04/02/2020 - 07:57
Ben Wilson spent about half an hour creating the tribute to NHS staff tackling coronavirus.
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Lower Heyford one-way signs to stop walkers getting too close

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 04/01/2020 - 16:50
A councillor put up the signs when he realised there were tight spots on walks around the village.
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Coronavirus: David Cameron's tutor Prof Peter Sinclair dies

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 04/01/2020 - 15:48
Prof Peter Sinclair taught the future prime minister at Brasenose College in the 1980s.
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Coronavirus: Military help South Central Ambulance Service

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 04/01/2020 - 14:08
Ambulance bosses say it will help them provide 20 to 30 extra ambulances a day.
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Coronavirus: UK considers virus-tracing app to ease lockdown

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/31/2020 - 15:00
Study describes how app would alert citizens if someone they came into contact with tests positive.
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Coronavirus: Thames Valley Air Ambulance calls for PPE donations

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/31/2020 - 14:18
The charity says it is "inevitable" staff will come into contact with people with coronavirus.
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Dorchester-upon-Thames man jailed for coughing in officer's face

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/31/2020 - 10:36
Alex Wood did the "deliberate act" as he was being arrested for assaulting a woman, police say.
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Dog rescued after chasing rat up waste pipe in Oxford

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/31/2020 - 08:26
Olive, a Bedlington terrier, was freed by Thames Water engineers nearly 24 hours later.
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Coronavirus: Man told he must sleep on streets to get help

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/31/2020 - 00:02
The man was staying in a hostel when he was told it was closing because of coronavirus restrictions.
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Coronavirus: How to help film the news

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/31/2020 - 00:01
Ellie Crisell explains how you can help the BBC report during the coronavirus outbreak.
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Littlemore attempted murder: Man arrested in Oxford

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/30/2020 - 17:20
The man in his 20s could suffer "life-changing" injuries after he was attacked in Littlemore.
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Coronavirus: What are ventilators and why are they important?

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/30/2020 - 11:08
The lives of some Covid-19 patients may depend upon medical ventilators - here are the basics of how they work.
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Coronavirus: Mercedes F1 to make breathing aid

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/30/2020 - 00:54
Thousands of the devices, which deliver oxygen to the lungs without needing a ventilator, could be made.
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Coronavirus: Why people are singing in their toilets

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 03/29/2020 - 00:01
Actor Paul Cooper started the toilet challenge after his son contracted coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: Tourist stuck in Peru 'fighting for breath'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 03/28/2020 - 00:03
Briony Blackwell from Oxfordshire only has one lung and is stuck in the high-altitude city of Cusco.
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Coronavirus: 'Last Big Mac' auctioned in aid of NHS staff

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 15:44
A fast food fan flogs the sought-after signature McDonald's item. But you shouldn't eat it, he says.
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Littlemore Oxford attempted murder: Two men arrested

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 15:14
A man in his 20s was shot in the leg in Cowley Road, Littlemore.
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Coronavirus: Henley Festival cancelled over virus concerns

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 03/27/2020 - 11:15
The Henley Festival was due to feature headliners James Blunt, Madness, Sophie Ellis-Bextor.
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Coronavirus: Blenheim Palace furloughs 'majority of staff'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 14:52
Bosses at the estate, where Sir Winston Churchill was born, says a small number will remain working.
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