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Oxford councillors back The Cellar against closure

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 09/01/2017 - 10:05
Labour city councillors say the venue is too important to close.
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Oxford dodo: The icon we're still learning from

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 09/01/2017 - 08:50
Mark Carnall, from Oxford University Museum of Natural History, explains why the flightless bird is so important.
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Oxford United: Alex Mowatt & John Mousinho join League One club

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 21:10
Oxford United sign Barnsley's Alex Mowatt on a season-long loan and Burton defender John Mousinho on a two-year deal.
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Marvin Johnson: Middlesbrough sign Oxford United winger on three-year deal

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 15:02
Middlesbrough sign winger Marvin Johnson from League One side Oxford United for an undisclosed fee.
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Looking for wallabies

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 12:03
The marsupials have been repeatedly sighted near Henley-on-Thames for a number of years.
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Ceremonial sword discovered in street in Oxford

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 09:01
Thames Valley Police is looking for the owner of an antique ceremonial sword found in Oxford.
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'Brilliant student' Brian White can defer Oxford place amid deportation fear

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 18:48
Brian White has a place at the University of Oxford but is unsure about his right to remain in the UK.
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Women's Super League: Suzie Bates confident Southern Vipers will retain title

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 17:47
Southern Vipers all-rounder Suzie Bates believes her team will retain the women's Super League title.
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The blackboard Albert Einstein left in Oxford in the 1930s

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 15:27
Albert Einstein gave a series of lectures in Oxford in the 1930s and the blackboard he used has been kept.
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Winterbrook Nursing Home abuse claims

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 15:19
Assaults by staff have been reported at Winterbrook Nursing Home in Oxfordshire.
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Oxford musicians back The Cellar against closure threat

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 13:31
The Mercury-nominated Foals and Glass Animals express dismay that music venue The Cellar could close.
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Mini electric car design revealed by BMW

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 09:24
BMW unveils the basic design for the full-production electric version of the next Mini car.
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Guy Fawkes's lantern and the 'worst death'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 14:38
The Gunpowder Plotter was captured underneath Parliament with a lantern, now on display in Oxford.
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Petition against closure of Oxford's The Cellar music venue

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 11:03
The Cellar lies underneath the Lush cosmetics shop on Cornmarket Street in Oxford.
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Plan for 885-room student hall in Oxford submitted

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 07:31
Unite Students wants to build the blocks on the site of the former Cowley Barracks in Oxford.
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Why I became a jihadist poetry critic

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 00:43
Osama bin Laden, like other jihadists, wrote poems. These might not win any literary prizes, but Elisabeth Kendall believes they could help fight extremism.
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British rowers 'stranded for another week' on Norwegian island

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 18:58
The group sought refuge on the Norwegian island of Jan Mayen while on their way to Iceland.
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Russell Brand marries partner Laura Gallacher

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 14:56
The actor and presenter married Laura Gallacher on Saturday, he announces on his Radio X podcast.
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People told to avoid River Windush after chemical leak

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 14:35
People have been advised to stay out of the River Windrush for the next two days at least.
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Glass Animals fans make light of Reading pineapple ban

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 13:30
Inflatable pineapples were seen as the band played at the festival after organisers banned the fruit.
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