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Katie Hopkins musical confronts the age of outrage

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 08:11
A new musical called The Assassination of Katie Hopkins causes controversy before it's opened.
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Narrow vocabulary 'hits pupils' grades'

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 00:14
Research suggests four out of 10 pupils in their first year of secondary have limited vocabulary.
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Oxfordshire Association for the Blind to change name

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 19:18
Oxfordshire Association for the Blind says its name is "off-putting" to those with some sight.
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Thames Valley Police arrest 16 in drug raids

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:07
More than 100 officers raided 11 homes in Banbury, Milton Keynes and Bedford.
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Abingdon reservoir proposals questioned by Oxfordshire County Council

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:20
Thames Water has revived plans - rejected by the government in 2011 - to build a reservoir in Oxfordshire.
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Bullring owner Hammerson pulls back from Intu takeover

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:24
Bullring shopping centre owner Hammerson tells shareholders it no longer wants to buy rival Intu.
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Wigan Athletic 1-0 Oxford United

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 22:07
Will Grigg's 25th goal puts leaders Wigan closer to a return to the Championship with victory against Oxford United.
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Oxford May Morning: New measures to tackle crowd problems

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 09:45
One-way channels are to be used to help the Oxford crowds flow more easily after last year's problems.
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Recycling hope for plastic-hungry enzyme

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 20:46
Science created a 'wonder material' in plastic; now nature is helping to unmake it.
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Oxford grooming gang: two members jailed

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 17:03
Two members of a gang convicted of grooming and sexually abusing teenage girls in Oxford are jailed.
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Thames Valley Police commissioner to appoint deputy

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:00
A plan to make the deputy police commissioner for Thames Valley role permanent is announced.
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Oxford puppeteer Emma Boor 'spreads joy'

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 00:00
Emma Boor has made it her life's work to create fun with puppets made from everyday objects.
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Oxford United v Southend United

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 11:35
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Oxford United and Southend United.
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Blackbird Leys murder trial: Victim had 'more than 80 injuries'

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 18:33
A pathologist tells a jury 30 injuries inflicted on Christopher Lemonius were to his head and neck.
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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 12:13
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us by email to oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk.
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Oxford to Cambridge expressway plan 'disastrous' for nature

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 10:17
A proposed Oxford to Cambridge route poses "serious threats" to bats and butterflies, the RSPB says.
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Five things in Oxfordshire

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 07:57
A collection of stories and videos from the last week.
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Blackbird Leys murder: Victim was 'hit with golf clubs'

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 20:26
Six men deny killing Christopher Lemonius in a "determined" attack.
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St Hugh's College in Oxford sets up harassment inquiry

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 18:27
St Hugh's College launches an inquiry into allegations of misconduct following an article by an author.
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Traveller defends Bicester park-and-ride camp

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 16:16
Bus services to the car park have been suspended following the arrival of about 25 caravans.
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