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2 hrs ago | This is Oxfordshire
Buy this photo Trustees from the Bus Museum, from left, Chris Butterfield, Stephen Jolly and John Bayliss with the bus outside the BMW plant WHEN William Morris created Oxford's first bus service on December 5, 1913, he completely changed city life in one fell swoop, a trait that he was later to become renowned for.
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5 hrs ago | Bicester Advertiser
A FAMILY are fuming after a sandwich cost them A 60 because they used a private car park to turn around in.
6 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser
Plans to build 3,000 new homes near Lotmead farm, Covingham. Gary Sumner, Chair of Wanborough Parish Council, at the site The first steps for a scheme which will see 3,000 houses being built at Lotmead Farmstead have been put into motion.
10 hrs ago | Oxford Mail
This would go against a deal with Vale of White Horse District Council forbidding sale of food and drink there in order to "ensure the viability of Abingdon town centre", although the trading estate now features an outlet for food chain Subway.
10 hrs ago | Bucksfreepress.co.uk
DRINK driving arrests have shot up 25 per cent across the Thames Valley just eight days into a crackdown launched by police over the festive period.
13 hrs ago | Witney Gazette
Buy this photo Lesley Campbell, front, with fellow residents outside the doctors' surgery they say is threatened by the extra population that will occupy the new housing developments in and around BamptonPicture: OX64021 Mark Hemsworth DOCTORS and residents in the village where Downton Abbey is filmed have said its surgery cannot support hundreds ... (more)
14 hrs ago | Bicester Advertiser
Members of the public have had the first chance to see the plans for the 1,000-acre site in North West Bicester.
14 hrs ago | Oxford Times
The Department for Transport has given its support to plans for the reopening of a rail link between Oxford and Cambridge and says it is now starting work on the proposal.
COUNCILLORS have gone against officer advice and rejected plans for a care home on the site of a former Bicester pub.
Outline planning permission for the scheme to build the new homes at Headlands Trading Estate, are set to be approved by Swindon Council next week.
Oxfordshire County Council has backtracked on proposals to close some of its children's centres, following widespread campaigns to keep the centres open.
THE new A 50m Regent Circus leisure destination has added more spice to its menu of restaurants after securing another well known chain.
Matthew Graham, 36, of Luther Street, Oxford admitted shoplifting meat worth A 19.92 from Sainsbury's in Westgate , Oxford on October 1. Fined A 50, a A 20 victims' surcharge and A 85 costs.
The Hi5 camp is available at Swindon Council's Haydon Centre in Thames Avenue, Haydon Wick , on December 23, January 2 and 3. The camp provides activities for children of primary school age and covers all aspects of a child's development and well-being including their emotional and social needs.
The Christmas lights switch-on went off with a bang, but shoppers are less than impressed with the end result THE Christmas lights in the town centre have received a mixed reaction from shoppers, with many suggesting not enough has been done to get shoppers in the festive spirit.
A DOSE of the sniffles did not prevent Charlie Shotton-Gale from finishing fifth at the World Powerlifting Championships in Norway.