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23/05/2017 12:20 PM
Car crashes into River Thames near Sandford Lock
BOATERS were surprised this morning to find a car had left the road and crashed into the River Thames.

23/05/2017 11:10 AM
UPDATE: Two arrested after stabbing
An altercation involving 'a number of men' took place in Banbury last night and saw one man taken to hospital with stab wounds, according to Thames Valley Police.

23/05/2017 08:00 AM
This election really is the most important in a generation - make the most of your vote
In April, hours after Theresa May called the snap General Election, a video of an elderly woman reacting to the news was doing the rounds on social media.

23/05/2017 07:48 AM
UPDATE: M40 reopens after fatal crash involving three lorries
THE M40 has reopened between junctions 11 and 12 near Banbury after a fatal crash involving three lorries.

23/05/2017 07:03 AM
PICS: Meet some of the new mayors representing towns across the county
THE golden chains of Oxfordshire have been placed on fresh shoulders after a set of new mayors were sworn in.

23/05/2017 04:44 AM
PICTURES & VIDEO: Police name suicide bomber in Manchester terror attack
THE Manchester suicide bomber has been named as 22-year-old Salman Abedi by Greater Manchester Chief Constable Ian Hopkins.

22/05/2017 12:07 PM
Nursery kitchen temporarily shut down after dead mouse and droppings found
A dead mouse and droppings were discovered in a kitchen at a nursery.

22/05/2017 08:12 AM
Family thank neighbours and fire crews after escaping lightning-hit burning house
A FAMILY has praised neighbours and the fire service after they escaped their burning house when the roof was struck by lightning.

22/05/2017 08:01 AM
Missing 92-year-old woman found safe after mass overnight search
A MISSING 92-year-old woman has been found safe and well after a mass overnight search.

22/05/2017 07:50 AM
Artists from North and South Oxfordshire show off their work for Artweeks
ARTISTS in North and West Oxfordshire have been showing off their paintings and other colourful creations.

22/05/2017 07:47 AM
Chelsea Flower Show - your guide to Oxfordshire entrants
A PATCHWORK of perfect plots will once again make up this year's Chelsea Flower Show, with a number of Oxfordshire residents and organisations taking part.

22/05/2017 07:47 AM
Chance to make county council more democratic 'has been missed'
COUNTY council leaders have missed an opportunity to make the local authority more democratic, an opposition councillor has claimed.

22/05/2017 07:38 AM
Perky penguins make the most of the rain at Cotswold Wildlife Park
MANY people would probably have p-p-p-picked a different time to head to Cotswold Wildlife Park after the heavens opened on a number of days this week.

22/05/2017 07:28 AM
'The most important election in a generation' - why you MUST register to vote
PEOPLE across Oxfordshire are being urged to register to vote in the snap General Election before the final deadline tonight.

22/05/2017 07:27 AM
Heatwave to hit Oxfordshire with temperatures hotter than the Med
OXFORDSHIRE could be set for a heatwave this week with temperatures predicted to soar.

20/05/2017 04:47 PM
Man airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after collision
A MAN in his 40s was seriously injured and airlifted to hospital after a push bike and a car collided.

20/05/2017 10:10 AM
UPDATE: Four people taken to hospital after car hits bridge and flips over
Four people have been injured in a serious collision after a car hit a bridge and flipped over in Bicester.

20/05/2017 09:16 AM
'An almighty bang' - Family speaks out after lightning strike sets their house on fire
A young family escaped their house after it was struck by lightning and caught fire last night.

20/05/2017 09:01 AM
Fast food team swap burgers for bicycles to raise cash for charity
STAFF from McDonalds' restaurants across Oxfordshire will swap burgers for bicycles as they cycle to the Netherlands to raise funds for charity.

20/05/2017 07:32 AM
Veterans discuss wartime memories at Abingdon barracks
OLD soldiers reunited for a veterans' lunch in Abingdon.

19/05/2017 07:04 PM
Oxford East election candidates clash over views on Brexit
ELECTION candidates clashed over their views on Brexit at an Oxford East hustings.

19/05/2017 06:33 PM
First-time voters grill speakers at lively school hustings - but only one candidate turned up
FIRST-time voters at Matthew Arnold School quizzed speakers from four of the top political parties at a lively hustings event.

19/05/2017 12:58 PM
Oxford Mail reporter named winner at Regional Press Awards
JUDGES of a top journalism competition have heaped high praise on Oxford Mail reporters. 

19/05/2017 10:30 AM
SCORES ON THE DOORS: Latest food hygiene ratings from across Oxfordshire
ONE STAR

19/05/2017 09:57 AM
Making a big splash: a torrent of 'watery' entries to camera club this week
IT'S been a wet old week whatever way you look at it!

19/05/2017 08:47 AM
Oxfordshire police officers honoured in community policing awards
POLICE officers and volunteers were honoured for their services to the public at the annual Community Policing Awards.

19/05/2017 08:15 AM
Guns, obstacle courses and tech - show of force as cadets put on open day
YOUNGSTERS across Oxfordshire will have the opportunity to learn about life as a cadet during an open day tomorrow.

19/05/2017 06:12 AM
Search and rescue group wins £20,000 grant for new van
THE volunteers who help police search for missing people were given a £20,000 to buy a new van.

18/05/2017 08:19 AM
Camera club winner: Oxford Mail reader snaps elegant swan picture
THE winner of this week's Camera Club challenge has said she was happy with how the image came out.

18/05/2017 07:58 AM
Shop hands thousands to charity for older people in Banbury
A LONG-ESTABLISHED charity caring for older people across North Oxfordshire has received an extra £2,000 boost from a major retailer.

18/05/2017 07:01 AM
Biotech firm's virus work spreading rapidly
A BIOTECHNOLOGY company has moved to bigger laboratories and is recruiting staff.

18/05/2017 06:49 AM
Amateur dancers show off their moves to raise thousands for charity
GLAMMED-UP amateur dancers strutted their stuff as they performed to a packed out theatre for this year's Strictly Banbury charity competition.

18/05/2017 06:46 AM
Banbury firm snapped up in £56m TransAtlantic deal
A FAMILY-owned engineering firm in Banbury has been snapped up by a US corporation in a £56m deal.

18/05/2017 06:43 AM
New wave of tech heroes choosing to put people before profits, says Oxford funding charity
DIGITAL technology has the power to transform lives, according to an Oxford charity.

18/05/2017 06:40 AM
Business book club tackles Artificial Intelligence
ROBOTS are the subject for discussion at this month’s Oxford business book club.

18/05/2017 06:34 AM
Oxfordshire jeweller takes a stand for flower power
AN OXFORDSHIRE jewellery designer will be exhibiting at the Chelsea Flower Show later this month.

18/05/2017 06:15 AM
New business centre opens in Witney
A NEW business centre in Witney has opened.

18/05/2017 06:02 AM
Former police employee stalked mistress after affair ended, court hears
A SCORNED ex-police employee launched a campaign of ‘revenge’ against his former lover after their steamy 18-month affair ended, a court has heard.

18/05/2017 05:44 AM
Scales of justice: Latest round-up of convictions
OXFORD MAGISTRATES Klodi Kika, 29, of Warburg Crescent, Oxford, admitted taking a motor vehicle without the owner’s consent on March 30, 2017, in Banjo Road, Oxford. Kika, without the consent of the owner, took a silver Vauxhall Vectra. Also admitted driving the same vehicle on the same date otherwise than in accordance with a licence and using the vehicle on a road without third- party insurance. Fined £390. Ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £30 and costs of £85. Driving record endorsed with six points.

18/05/2017 05:35 AM
A&E: Health bosses 'at a loss' over surge in arrivals
A RECORD number of people are turning up at A&E departments in Oxfordshire with health bosses admitting they can’t explain the rise.

18/05/2017 05:08 AM
Return of full maternity service at Horton moves closer
HOPES have been revived for a full maternity service at the Horton General Hospital as seven doctors are due to be in post by the summer.

17/05/2017 01:57 PM
New faces around the county council cabinet table
After cutting a deal with two independent councillors, Ian Hudspeth got the majority he needed to continue as leader of Oxfordshire County Council.

17/05/2017 10:13 AM
Police officers wear rainbow boot laces to end LGBT discrimination
POLICE officers and paramedics will patrol their patches with a splash of extra colour today, as they back an international campaign against homophobia. 

17/05/2017 08:42 AM
Bloxham Primary opens new centre for families
A PRIMARY school is offering play sessions for under-fives after opening a new centre.

17/05/2017 08:28 AM
MORE than 100 carers recognised at Orders of St John Care Trust Awards
MORE than 100 carers who dedicate their lives to looking after others have been recognised for their work in the county.

17/05/2017 07:31 AM
Sculptors and painters make a splash for Oxfordshire Artweeks
COLOURFUL paintings and eye-catching sculptures across South Oxfordshire launched this year's Artweeks festival.

17/05/2017 07:19 AM
Amateur dancers show off their moves to raise thousands for charity
GLAMMED-UP amateur dancers strutted their stuff as they performed to a packed out theatre for this year's Strictly Banbury charity competition.

17/05/2017 07:00 AM
Help is at hand for those without a home this Mental Health Awareness Week
MAKING sure vulnerable people have a place of shelter is at the forefront of a charity's campaign over Mental Health Awareness Week.

17/05/2017 07:00 AM
PICTURES & VIDEO: Prince Charles and Camilla delight the crowds across the city
THE Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall charmed crowds across Oxford on a whirlwind trip to the city.

16/05/2017 10:16 AM
As it happened - Royal visit of Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall