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17 min 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)
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1 hr 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.
1 hr 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.
THE price for building the UK's biggest solar farm in the middle of one of the country's most beautiful sites on the outskirts of Swindon is too high, say campaigners.
HE spent two months confined in a Russian prison cell without being able to speak to his family and living off "wallpaper paste" porridge.
Buy this photo Jon Neville, front centre, with some of the children at the youth club Picture: OX63969 Cliff Hide But a youth club has finally opened in Long Hanborough, West Oxfordshire, and the first two nights attracted more than 100 children.
SUPERMARKET Sainsbury's has moved to quash rumours that it plans to close its new Bicester car park and part of the store over a "wobble".
A LAWYER from Chad has been cleared of one count of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl on a city bus.