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19 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

Ambulance service cuts 12-hour shifts 'to reduce staff fatigue'

Most of the county's 144 paramedics currently work 12-hour shifts. But South Central Ambulance Service is consulting with staff and trade unions to reduce the number of staff working 12-hour shifts to less than 10 per cent.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Oxford Mail

Going ga-ga over community radio

The first Radio Horton show with Ted Hanson, seated left, at the controls, with Graham Wilton, seated right, reading the news THIS month Banbury's hospital radio station Radio Horton celebrated its 50th birthday with a long weekend of touring radio.

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Banbury Guardian

Deprived families resort to risky loans

People in the most deprived parts of Banbury are defaulting on bills and resorting to 'payday' borrowing and loan sharks.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Oxford Mail

Delays and dithering aren't helping our housing issues

An exhibition of the proposed development and expansion plans of the Castle Quay shopping centre in Banbury was held last year OUR view has been consistently that Cherwell District Council has delayed and dithered with the local plan and they have taken far too long to get it started.

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Oxford Times

Hospital radio station goes on air in race to raise A 75k

A HOSPITAL radio station in Oxford is fighting to raise the A 75,000 it needs to stay on air after being asked to move to a new base.

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Oxford Mail

Hospital radio station goes on air in race to raise A 75k

A HOSPITAL radio station in Oxford is fighting to raise the A 75,000 it needs to stay on air after being asked to move to a new base.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Newsday

Switch on for palace water power

The project will generate electricity to power the Woodstock palace, home to the 11th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough, and the estate's homes.

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The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Oxford University Strengthens Ties in Burma

Less than one year after reopening its doors to undergraduates, Burma's most prominent institution of higher education is strengthening ties with the University of Oxford in England, where opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi studied in the 1960s and earned an honorary degree in 2012.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

This is Oxfordshire

New chapter offers further insight into Martha's story

TOURISTS, commuters and shoppers will be handed the updated story of teenager Martha Fernback, who died from a drug overdose, to mark the anniversary of her death.

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Banbury Guardian

Council shake up to give fair division of district wards

The number of councillors and wards in Cherwell will be reduced if a review is confirmed by the Boundary Commission.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Oxford Times

'Free parking is needed' in town revamp

COMMUNITY leaders have called for free parking as the final plans to complete Bicester's A 70m town centre regeneration were approved.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Independent

Anna Pavord: Hotfoot it to Rousham House to appreciate William Kent's landscaping

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Oxford Times

Guides seek help to speed up new building campaign

Buy this photo Kidlington Guides, Brownies and Rangers are trying to raise A 300,000 for a new centre.

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Oxford Times

Secondaries face dealing with rise of thousands of pupils

It comes as an MP warned that unless another secondary school is built in Oxford, children could face "overcrowding".

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Newsday

VIDEO: Council 'working without A 4m grant'

An Oxfordshire authority is making long term plans on the assumption it will not receive a government grant of about A 4m.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Oxford Mail

New lease of life for historic Banbury site

AN historic employment site which played a key part in the Second World War could be turned into a distribution centre.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

This is Oxfordshire

Fury as Kidlington high street's rising bollard is delayed yet again

A COMMUNITY is said to be "absolutely furious" at the latest setback of the installation of a rising bollard in a village high street.

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Heraldseries.co.uk

Herald Series: South Central Ambulance Service failed to meet targets

SENIOR figures from Oxfordshire's ambulance trust have warned a recruitment crisis and rise in demand is affecting response times in rural areas.

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Oxford Times

Rural areas hit by a drop in ambulance response times

SENIOR figures from Oxfordshire's ambulance trust have warned a recruitment crisis and rise in demand is affecting response times in rural areas.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Oxford Mail

Multi-storey car park opened at Banbury Station

Baroness Kramer cut the ribbon of the 707-space, four-storey car park which is part of a A 10m investment in the future of the station.

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