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  1. Defibrillator campaign smashes its 200 target - now let's go for 500Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Banburycake.co.uk

    ONE man's mission to get 200 more public defibrillators across Oxfordshire has smashed its target thanks to the Oxford Mail. And South Central Ambulance Service's Dick Tracey has already started work on getting the next 180 - bringing the total to 500.

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  2. Youngster rides to national thirdRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cotswold Journal

    TOP THREE: Cotswold rider Emily Notman and Take A Chance on their way to third place in the National Schools County Championships' showjumping one-metre class. Picture: SIMON MOGGRIDGE.

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  3. Oink: Warning to dog walkers as wild boars seen in OxfordshireRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Heraldseries.co.uk

    A woman raised the alarm after coming face-to-face with one on an earlymorning walk close to North Leigh, near Witney. Oxfordshire County Council has now put up notices in the area warning walkers the animals are potentially dangerous when raising their young from February to May. Dog-walkers, especially, have been warned to keep their pets on leads and leave the area if they spot a boar.

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  4. What A Laugh holds off Stone to score by a lengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kidderminster Shuttle

    WHAT A Laugh proved a worthy winner of the Lady Dudley Cup at the Worcestershire Point-to-point on Saturday afternoon, getting the better of a protracted battle with Stone over the final three fences. The race took place before one the biggest crowds seen at Chaddesley Corbett, with seven runners lining up for the big race.

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  5. Mayfair Road man charged with murder in connection with Barton deathRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

    A MAN has today appeared in court charged with murder after a man was found with chest injuries in Barton late on Tuesday night. The 34-year-old was charged in connection to an incident in which a man was found with chest wounds in a red Mazda in North Way, Barton.

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  6. Mayfair Road man appears in court on Barton murder charge as...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

    UPDATE: Mayfair Road man appears in court on Barton murder charge as alleged victim is named as Wojciech Ryniak Breaking news UPDATE: Mayfair Road man appears in court on Barton murder charge as alleged victim is named as Wojciech Ryniak A MAN has today appeared in court charged with murder after a man was found with chest injuries in Barton late on Tuesday night. The 34-year-old was charged in connection to an incident in which a man was found with chest wounds in a red Mazda in North Way, Barton.

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  7. Residents back post mistress after changes threaten shopRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Banburycake.co.uk

    HUNDREDS of experienced postmasters will be lost as part of changes to our post offices, a union secretary has warned. She said she has been told unless she makes the shop part of her business more profitable the Post Office may have to move to another shop in the town.

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  8. Kidlington man to lay wreath at Cenotaph to recognise Grandfather and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | This is Oxfordshire

    A British soldier paying his respects at the grave of a colleague near Cape Helles, where the Gallipoli landings took place ONE HUNDRED years ago Robin Atherton's grandfather went into battle along with his twin brother - but only one of them survived the day. Exactly a century later and the Kidlington man will lay a wreath this morning at The Cenotaph in London in their honour.

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  9. (From left) Yifeng Yang, boys' singles winner Benjamin Horseman, and finalist Jack NeedellRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bicester Advertiser

    OXFORDSHIRE'S Benjamin Horseman was in fantastic form as he celebrated a double gold success at the county under nine championships at St Helen and St Katharine School in Abingdon. Horseman got off to a perfect start by landing the boys singles title by edging out Jack Needell, from Bloxham, 21-11.

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  10. Some of the lost pubs of Wall HeathRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Black Country Bugle

    REGULAR Bugle correspondent Terry Church of Wall Heath has supplied our pages with many historic photographs, often of his alma mater, Brierley Hill Grammar School. However, this week Terry turns his attention to the disappearing pubs of his home village.

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  11. How can malaria control in rural Ghana be improved?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SciDev.Net

    If you are unable to listen to this audio, please update your browser or click here to download the file [9.7MB] Collecting data on malaria prevalence and deaths in rural Ghana is fraught with challenges, explains Seth Owusu-Agyei in this audio interview. An epidemiologist by training, Owusu-Agyei now directs the Kintampo Health Research Centre in the north of the country.

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  12. Plumber 'gives birth' to identical twin after having pains in his stomachRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Gary Hyatt, 30, had been examined by a number of medics who thought the lump by his belly button could be a cyst or an in-growing hair. The father-of-four was due to have an operation to remove it which was cancelled at the last minute.

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  13. Ita s India, darlingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    The white-gloved waiter brings the freshly squeezed juice to our banquette framed by white drapes. Soon, a canopied boat will ferry us from the gardens of the 17th century garden palace across the city's centerpiece lake to the fabled palace of the Maharana of the House of Mewar.

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  14. Swindon cyclist in critical condition after breaking neck and suffering heart attack in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This is Wiltshire

    A 54-year-old cyclist from Swindon is in a critical condition after suffering a heart attack and a broken neck when he collided with the back of a lorry in Latton on Thursday afternoon. The cyclist had been travelling north west along Cirencester Road just before 4pm when he collided with the rear of the lorry which had been parked at the side of the road.

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  15. Police return to Mayfair Road house in Cowley as murder investigation continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This is Oxfordshire

    POLICE officers have tonight returned to a house in Cowley after two arrests were made in the Barton murder investigations. A house at the corner of Mayfair Road and Hillsborough Road, is taped off and have kept it under police guard this evening.

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  16. Recap: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Friday 24 AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  17. Experts now say exercise is not key to weight lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Swindon Advertiser

    PUT down the dumbbells and get off the treadmill - exercise isn't the key to tackling obesity, a new report claims. The article, published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, says while obesity levels have risen year on year, the number of people exercising has not and stated poor diet was more dangerous than laziness, alcohol and smoking combined.

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  18. Child rapist caught again with prohibited images of children spared jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This is Wiltshire

    A CHILD rapist who has been caught with prohibited images of children for a second time has again been spared jail. Matthew Burren, 22, who served time for the sickening sex attack on a five-year-old, was also found to be contacting children online, which he is banned from doing.

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  19. Police issue CCTV pictures and renew appeal for witnesses over Regent Circus attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This is Wiltshire

    Wiltshire Police are renewing an appeal for witnesses over the serious assault in Swindon outside MECA in January and have issued CCTV pictures of people they want to speak to. A 31-year-old man from Brecon, Wales, was stood outside MECA in Regent Circus just after 5am on Friday, January 23, when he became involved in an altercation with a group of men and women.

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  20. A big lift for theatre...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Swindon Advertiser

    From a classic period drama to a masterclass in physical theatre, Swindon is a hotbed of theatrical delights this week. Daphne Breakspear, who was awarded an MBE medal two years ago, for her services to amateur drama, and her husband Dennis, are the backbone of the Phoenix Players.

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