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Disabled-friendly farm park opens in Oxfordshire - BBC News
An accessible children's farm park inspired by a couple's disabled daughter has opened in Oxfordshire. Nick and Nicola Laister have spent almost five years creating Fairytale Farm near Chipping Norton. It is designed around the needs of children with ...
Sat, 25 May 2013 10:12:59 GMT
Bullfinch protest held outside Oxfordshire County Council social services - Oxford Mail
FIFTEEN people have held a protest outside an Oxfordshire County Council social services office in Oxford today. The protesters, who were waving placards outside the office in Between Towns Road, called for anyone responsible within the department for ...
Thu, 23 May 2013 16:56:39 GMT
Breaking news Muslims in Oxfordshire condemn Woolwich killing - Oxford Mail
Dr Sheikh Hojjat Ramzy, director of the Oxford Islamic Information Centre, said he wanted to express his “utter condemnation and disgust” at the attack. He said: “This was an act of barbarism and the people who have committed such a crime cannot claim ...
Thu, 23 May 2013 07:23:51 GMT
BOWLS: Oxfordshire enjoy double triumph - Oxford Mail
Oxfordshire 138, Northamptonshire 90 (Oxon rink scores): B Willoughby, T Beaumont, A Hall, A Ley lost 25-22; R Jackson, N Satchell, R Slater, B Gilkes won 22-14; D Quint, A Wase, D Bullock, J O'Shea won 19-15; S Tolhurst, A Melville, G Hooker, I ...
Thu, 23 May 2013 09:12:32 GMT
Father speaks of loss after toddler found dead in Oxfordshire house - The Guardian
The father of a 20-month-old girl found dead at a house has spoken of the loss of his "uniquely beautiful" daughter. The body of Sarah Dahane was discovered by police at a property in Bicester, Oxfordshire, on Thursday after members of her family ...
Fri, 17 May 2013 23:15:05 GMT
Oxfordshire man jailed for 13 sexual offences against four girls - BBC News
A 65-year-old man from Oxfordshire has been jailed for sexual offences against four young girls. Anthony Sydney Ford, of Magpie Road, Sulgrave, Oxfordshire, was sentenced to 12 years, at Oxford Crown Court. The offences took place in Oxfordshire, ...
Mon, 20 May 2013 10:28:30 GMT
Breaking news UPDATE: MoD tight lipped on whether security increased at ... - The Oxford Times
The Ministry of Defence has refused to say whether security has been increased at Oxfordshire barracks in response to the killing of a man in Woolwich. Army spokesman Chris Fletcher said: “Security at barracks and bases throughout the region is ...
Thu, 23 May 2013 07:45:18 GMT