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'Jihadi Jack' Letts: Prosecution of parents 'inhumane and cruel'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 15:12
The prosecution of John Letts and Sally Lane does "nothing to prevent terrorism", a court hears.
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Two die in M40 motorway roundabout crash near Bicester

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 13:07
A 77-year-old man and an 80-year-old woman died at the scene of the accident near Bicester.
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Seacourt park and ride expansion to go ahead

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 11:00
The £5m extension at Seacourt in Oxford will create 596 extra spaces.
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Narnia creator CS Lewis's letters to children go on sale

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 06/13/2019 - 09:05
The Chronicles of Narnia author wrote to the Kilmer family in the United States between 1954 and 1963.
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Women's Tour: Jolien D'Hoore claims second win as race leader Marianne Vos is forced to retire

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 21:01
Belgium's Jolien D'Hoore wins stage three of the Women's Tour as race leader Marianne Vos is forced to retire after a crash.
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Banbury woman 'found in pool of blood' on canal towpath

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:10
Louise Bramley, 39, was found dead next to a canal in Banbury, an inquest hears.
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'Jihadi Jack' Letts: Parents 'turned a blind eye'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:23
John Letts and Sally Lane are accused of sending their son money after he joined the Islamic State group.
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Adam Stanmore: Search for missing Oxford man widens

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 10:59
Officers have been carrying out searches in the wooded area of Shotover Park for Adam Stanmore.
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Bob Harris takes Radio 2 break due to illness

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 10:53
The veteran DJ says suffering a tear to his aorta while out walking was "an incredibly scary moment".
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Elizabethan map goes on display at Bodleian Libraries

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 08:18
The Sheldon Tapestry Map of Oxfordshire was woven in wool and silk and dates back to the 1590s.
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Oxfam criticised over Haiti sex claims

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 15:56
The charity failed to spot a "culture of poor behaviour" and did not report claims of child abuse.
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Radiohead foil attempted blackmail over OK Computer tapes

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 14:58
Hackers were demanding $150,000 to hand over unreleased music from the classic album OK Computer.
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Is 15-year-old Shannon Ghee a World Cup star of the future?

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 06/10/2019 - 13:23
Shannon Ghee has played football since the age of two and is an Oxford United youth squad member.
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Scientists close in on hidden Scottish meteorite crater

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 06/09/2019 - 23:59
Evidence points to a 1.2-billion-year-old impact structure lying hidden off Scotland's north-west coast.
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Works by robot artist Ai-Da to go on display in Oxford

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sun, 06/09/2019 - 00:11
An exhibition of art created by a humanoid AI robot opens at the University of Oxford next week.
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NHS trust to decide on cancer screening privatisation

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 06/08/2019 - 17:21
The government refers a controversial decision to privatise cancer screening back to an NHS trust.
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Watlington bakery started by 15-year-old girl

BBC Oxford News Feed - Sat, 06/08/2019 - 00:11
Kitty Tait runs the Orange Bakery in Oxfordshire and says it has helped her overcome depression.
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Men plead not guilty to Oxford alleyway sex attack

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 06/07/2019 - 16:19
The woman in her 20s was attacked while walking in an alleyway off a road in central Oxford.
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Oxford's Big Green Day Out cancelled because of heavy winds

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 06/07/2019 - 15:30
Fears have been raised about strong winds blowing away the gazebos at Oxford's Big Green Day Out.
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Five things from Oxfordshire

BBC Oxford News Feed - Fri, 06/07/2019 - 14:16
A collection of stories and videos from Oxfordshire this week.
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