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EFL Cup first-round draw: Sunderland away to Bury, Forest Green face MK Dons

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 14:19
Sunderland will travel to Bury in the EFL Cup first round following their relegation from the Premier League.
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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 14:09
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School building named after crash victim Howard Hillsdon

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 12:23
Howard Hillsdon was 21 when his car was hit by a vehicle coming the other way in 2005.
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Liam Lindsay: Partick Thistle defender set for Oxford talks after bid is accepted

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 19:13
Partick Thistle accept an offer from Oxford United for Liam Lindsay and the defender will hold talks with the League One club.
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Blackbird Leys fatal brawl: Woman arrested

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 17:48
A 31-year-old woman from Oxford was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and is in police custody.
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Oxford air pollution estimates 'excessively optimistic'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 14:15
Oxford City Council believes the government's models for estimating air quality are wrong.
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Ex-vicar facing child sex charges killed himself

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 10:26
Trevor Devamanikkam was found with stab wounds on the day he was due in court.
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'Trump' children's word of the year

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 04:01
Donald Trump is firing children's imaginations, judging by stories entered for the 500 Words contest.
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Signed copy of Hitler's Mein Kampf up for auction

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/15/2017 - 00:31
Adolf Hitler presented the book to a journalist who visited Munich in the late 1930s.
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Tower block residents across England given safety advice

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 17:25
Following the fatal tower block blaze in London, people living in high-rise buildings are given safety advice.
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Blackbird Leys fatal brawl: Police make further arrests

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 16:28
A 63-year-old man and a 56-year-old woman, both from Oxford, have been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.
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Thames Valley Police seize £560k cash in drugs raid

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 14:05
The leader of a cocaine-dealing gang lived a "lavish lifestyle" of luxury cars and expensive homes.
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Thames Water fined £8.55m for failing to stop leaks

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 10:57
Ofwat issues the maximum penality allowed for its "unacceptable" failure to meet a key target.
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Banbury hospital maternity reduction plan fears

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 09:48
NHS bosses say 'almost universal' concern has met proposed changes to maternity services in Banbury.
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Ex-Oxford don Prof Brian Bellhouse 'trampled to death by cows' in Sussex

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 09:16
Sussex Police said the death of the 80-year-old man in Guestling was not being treated as suspicious.
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Aspirin 'major bleed' warning for over-75s

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 02:36
The risk from taking aspirin daily is higher than previously thought for people over 75, scientists say.
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Devon and Cornwall police chief in armed civilians row

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/13/2017 - 21:40
Devon and Cornwall Police say gun-owning members of the public should not be tackling terrorists.
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Blenheim Palace: 'Mysterious vaults' found by stonemasons

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/13/2017 - 17:03
Investigations are planned to understand what the vaults, under steps, were used for.
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'Jihadi Jack in jail' after leaving IS territory

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/13/2017 - 16:37
"I hate them more than the Americans hate them," 21-year-old Jack Letts tells the BBC.
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Oxford University dons lose new vote over retirement age

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 06/12/2017 - 19:50
A group of Oxford University academics plan to continue challenging rules forcing them to retire at 67.
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