Oxfordshire

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.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

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.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

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.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

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.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

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.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus: Mystery man buys villagers fish and chips

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 12:56
The Oxfordshire villager has said he wants to bring his community together during the lockdown.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus delays cleaner air plans in cities

BBC Oxford News Feed - Thu, 03/26/2020 - 00:00
Plans to charge some vehicles to enter city centres are postponed due to the impact of the virus.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus: Doctor 'kicked out' by Headington landlady

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 03/25/2020 - 12:54
The surgeon said he drove all the way back from Oxford to Wirral "nearly in tears".
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus: Oxford zero emissions zone postponed

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 03/25/2020 - 12:22
The plans in Oxford city centre are set to be the first of their kind in England.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus: England rugby stars join head shave challenge

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 03/25/2020 - 12:11
Henry Slade, Ellis Genge and Luke Cowan-Dickie joined the "Covhead challenge" to raise cash for charity.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus: What's the risk to young people?

BBC Oxford News Feed - Wed, 03/25/2020 - 00:40
An 18-year-old has died of coronavirus in England. Are young people at risk from the virus?
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus: Henley Regatta cancelled over outbreak

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/24/2020 - 17:56
Sir Steve Redgrave says there are "more significant issues" than staging sporting events.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus: PCC urges neighbours not to 'snitch'

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/24/2020 - 15:28
A crime commissioner says people should talk to the police only in extreme cases.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus: Four things stats say about the pandemic in London

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/24/2020 - 15:03
Which borough has the most coronavirus cases - and how far behind the capital is the rest of the UK?
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

UK lockdown: why does staying at home stop coronavirus?

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 03/24/2020 - 05:33
After Boris Johnson brings in new measures, the BBC explains why staying in is a matter of life and death.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus: What are the new restrictions and why are they needed?

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/23/2020 - 21:16
The new measures will see shops closed and groups dispersed in order to fight coronavirus.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

The Prodrive Motorsport company it switching its factory to ventilators

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/23/2020 - 14:05
The Prodrive Motorsport company it switching its factory to ventilators
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

PC Andrew Harper murder trial collapses due to coronavirus

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/23/2020 - 12:42
The jury in the Andrew Harper murder trial is discharged after three jurors go into self-isolation.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Tests to determine age of Cerne Abbas Giant

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/23/2020 - 11:37
Tests are under way to determine the age of the mysterious Cerne Abbas Giant.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Coronavirus: More myths to ignore

BBC Oxford News Feed - Mon, 03/23/2020 - 00:05
Reality Check tackles misleading health advice being shared online.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Pages