'For art's sake let's keep Didcot's iconic cooling towers
DIDCOT'S iconic cooling towers should live on as an adventure park and giant mural, according to a woman inspired by a redundant power plant in South Africa.
Thu May 16, 2013
Scales of Justice
Andrew Adams, 24, of no fixed address, admitted drink-driving on the Eastern Bypass, Oxford, on March 24, and driving without insurance.
Wed May 15, 2013
Village concerns over new homes
A NEW 2,000-home development on the edge of Didcot could swamp Harwell village, parish council leaders have warned.
Tue May 14, 2013
People convicted of offences at magistrates' courts around the county recently
Lee Boden, 30, of Luther Street, Oxford, admitted stealing two cans of lager and a pot of yogurt worth A 10.14 from the Co-operative in Oxford on April 28.
Mon May 13, 2013
Scales of Justice
Daniel Smith, 30, of Sycamore Crescent, Radley, convicted of assault by beating in Garsington on July 8. Community order made with curfew requirement and told to pay A 200 compensation and A 95 costs.
Walkers in the pink at palace
HUNDREDS of people affected by breast cancer wore pink and walked through Blenheim Palace to raise money and awareness for the disease.
LUFC On This Day - May 13th
A look back at what happened on this day May 13th in the history of Leeds United.
Sat May 11, 2013
Serial conman put behind bars again
A "CUNNING and manipulative" fraudster who targeted vulnerable women and conned them out of more than A 15,000 has been jailed again.
Fri May 10, 2013
LUFC On This Day - May 10th
A look back at what happened on this day May 10th in the history of Leeds United.
Thu May 09, 2013
This is Oxfordshire
Teenager jailed for driving wrong way along A34
A TEENAGER risked his and other motorists' lives by driving the wrong way on the A34 during a police chase.
Wed May 08, 2013
Talks on Tesco plans
It wants to open a centre to distribute goods ordered online at Milton Hill, between Abingdon Road and Featherbed Lane, west of the town, creating about 500 jobs.
New wetlands centre appeal begins
Environmental charity The Earth Trust is aiming to raise A 750,000 for the new facilities at Thrupp Lake at Radley near Abingdon.
Mon May 06, 2013
The Scales of Justice
Carly Billingham , 22, of Lakefield Road, Littlemore, Oxford, admitted stealing four cheques worth A 1,400 in Oxfordshire on December 20, 2010.
Eyes on the skies at action-packed Abingdon air show
Buy this photo The RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight's Avro Lancaster turns in front of the now-closed Didcot A power station during its display.
Sat May 04, 2013
Now parties have plenty to consider
Labour won 15 seats, including six in previously Conservative areas, while the Liberal Democrats made gains in Abingdon and Sutton Courtenay and the Greens took two divisions in Oxford.
LUFC On This Day - May 4th
A look back at what happened on this day May 4th in the history of Leeds United.
Thu May 02, 2013
Scales of Justice
Monica Kangethe, 32, of Evenlode Drive, Didcot, convicted of drink-driving on the A4074 on May 24.
Wed May 01, 2013
Anti-nuclear protesters' radioactive pizza returned eight years after it was sent to Italy
A radioactive takeaway pizza has been delivered back home eight years late - but is still 24,392 years within its sell-by date.
Thames bridges 'can't cope with any more traffic'
VILLAGERS living on the edge of Didcot claim a new 2,030-home estate north east of the town would cause major traffic congestion.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
News and Star
'Radioactive pizza' returns to Cumbria for disposal
The so-called Pizza Cumbriana was created eight years ago by Core , to highlight their concerns about plans by Italy to ship more irradiated fuel to Sellafield for reprocessing.