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Oxford University Mohammed bin Rashid centre 'doesn't exist'

10 hours 19 sec ago
A "future research centre" publicised by the Dubai government is not real, the university confirms.
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Water firms failed customers during 'Beast from the East'

15 hours 14 min ago
The water industry regulator says firms did not support customers properly during the "Beast from the East".
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Mother of three killed in Birmingham hit-and-run crash

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 15:38
Noreen Akhtar, 38, died after being struck by a vehicle on Saturday night in Birmingham.
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Steane parachutist rescued from power cables

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 12:06
The man was left dangling from the cables for 45 minutes before the emergency services were called.
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'I'm a head teacher and champion weightlifter'

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 00:08
Paula Phillips took up the sport about 18 months ago.
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Ascot 2018: Britain's top female flat horse racing trainer

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 00:08
Eve Johnson Houghton has three horses running at this year's Ascot.
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Witney fire: Tests show debris 'asbestos-free'

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 13:29
Tests carried out following a large fire at a breakers yard in Witney have come back negative for asbestos.
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Witney fire: Asbestos alert continues over scrap yard blaze

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 13:19
Residents with debris from the fire are urged not to go in their gardens, vacuum or mow their lawns.
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Five things from Oxfordshire

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:17
A collection of stories and videos from the last week.
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Oxfordshire's Big Picture

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 15:28
If you have a great image of Oxfordshire send it to us via email at oxfordshire@bbc.co.uk
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Which university courses boost graduates' wages the most?

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 10:34
Find out which courses and which universities can boost earnings after graduation.
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Witney fire: Asbestos warning after scrap yard blaze

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 16:16
Neighbours have been warned to "avoid unnecessary outdoor activity" during the clean-up operation.
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Harun Jama murder: Teenager's mum appeals for witnesses

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 13:11
Harun Jama's mother says she "wants to know who killed my son, and why they killed him".
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Oxfam GB banned from Haiti after sex scandal

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 23:42
Oxfam says it "understands" the decision, adding that some staff behaved "completely unacceptably".
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Witney fire: Breakers' yard blaze sees homes evacuated

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 14:11
Eight fire crews are tackling a blaze which sees plumes of black smoke visible over Witney.
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Oxford grooming gang: Six members jailed

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 19:59
Sexual abuse became "the norm" for the gang members, a judge said.
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'Significant improvement' to Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 18:56
A review into Southern Health says progress has been made since the trust's "historic failings".
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University of Oxford mocked for homeless claim in student email

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 17:31
An email claimed the "social conscience" of students was drawing homeless people to Oxford.
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'My horse saved me from anorexia'

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 14:41
Jo Corfield battled with anorexia for 30 years - until she met horse Bronwen.
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Thames Valley police officer jailed for biting victim

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 08:12
The judge said the victim suffered an "appalling" injury.
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