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Oxford Mail
Men deny conspiring to supply counterfeit medicine and drugsTWO men have denied conspiring to supply counterfeit medicine and drugs. Gedim
Men deny conspiring to supply counterfeit medicine and drugs
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
TWO men have denied conspiring to supply counterfeit medicine and drugs. Gediminas Staskevicius, 30, of Moorbank, Blackbird Leys, and Vytautas Staskevicius, 29, of Great Ann Street, Bristol, appeared at Oxford Crown Court yesterday. Both denied... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Men deny conspiring to supply counterfeit medicine and drugsTWO men have denied conspiring to supply counterfeit medicine and drugs. Gedim
Men deny conspiring to supply counterfeit medicine and drugs
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
TWO men have denied conspiring to supply counterfeit medicine and drugs. Gediminas Staskevicius, 30, of Moorbank, Blackbird Leys, and Vytautas Staskevicius, 29, of Great Ann Street, Bristol, appeared at Oxford Crown Court yesterday. Both denied... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Alan Ley leads Oxfordshire to tight win over BuckinghamshireSlater, M Jones, D Bullock & I Whelpton won 21-14; S Tolhurst, C Haley, J McGeo
Alan Ley leads Oxfordshire to tight win over Buckinghamshire
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
Slater, M Jones, D Bullock & I Whelpton won 21-14; S Tolhurst, C Haley, J McGeough & B Bloomfield lost 25-12. RON and Maggie Painting won Blackbird Leys BC’s classic open pairs competition. In the final, they defeated Bob Spencer and James Bald... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Residents in retirement home feel "isolated" after bus cuts biteBradlands about a month ago and used the bus twice before the service was scrap
Residents in retirement home feel "isolated" after bus cuts bite
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Bradlands about a month ago and used the bus twice before the service was scrapped. Mrs Holden said the couple moved from Blackbird Leys. She added: "We have got family in Bicester who get into Headington and they take us shopping every... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Residents in retirement home feel "isolated" after bus cuts biteBradlands about a month ago and used the bus twice before the service was scrap
Residents in retirement home feel "isolated" after bus cuts bite
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
Bradlands about a month ago and used the bus twice before the service was scrapped. Mrs Holden said the couple moved from Blackbird Leys. She added: "We have got family in Bicester who get into Headington and they take us shopping every... Read more
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Oxford Mail
DARTS: Marvel Matty Smith records three maximums for Cowley British LegionLion 5, Six Bells B 4; Corner House B 2, Florence Park CC 7. LADIES’ SUMMER LE
DARTS: Marvel Matty Smith records three maximums for Cowley British Legion
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Lion 5, Six Bells B 4; Corner House B 2, Florence Park CC 7. LADIES’ SUMMER LEAGUE Premier & Section 1: Blackbird Bar 5, Blackbird Leys Bowls Club 4. Section 2: George Bar A 4, Vikings SC 5; Kidlington Green SC 5, Chequers Inn B 4. Section 3:... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
GALLERY: Huge last-minute turnout for Blackbird Leys MileA "PHENOMENAL" last-minute scramble to put on the Blackbird Leys Mile paid off
GALLERY: Huge last-minute turnout for Blackbird Leys Mile
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 5 days ago
A "PHENOMENAL" last-minute scramble to put on the Blackbird Leys Mile paid off this weekend as a crowd in high spirits converged on the park. More than 150 people sprinted, jogged and walked around the estate with tiny tots and pet dogs in tow after... Read more
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Oxford Mail
GALLERY: Huge last-minute turnout for Blackbird Leys MileA "PHENOMENAL" last-minute scramble to put on the Blackbird Leys Mile paid off
GALLERY: Huge last-minute turnout for Blackbird Leys Mile
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
A "PHENOMENAL" last-minute scramble to put on the Blackbird Leys Mile paid off this weekend as a crowd in high spirits converged on the park. More than 150 people sprinted, jogged and walked around the estate with tiny tots and pet dogs in tow after... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Huge last-minute turnout for Blackbird Leys MileA "PHENOMENAL" last-minute scramble to put on the Blackbird Leys Mile paid off
Huge last-minute turnout for Blackbird Leys Mile
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
A "PHENOMENAL" last-minute scramble to put on the Blackbird Leys Mile paid off this weekend as a crowd in high spirits converged on the park. More than 150 people sprinted, jogged and walked around the estate with tiny tots and pet dogs in tow after... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Huge last-minute turnout for Blackbird Leys MileA "PHENOMENAL" last-minute scramble to put on the Blackbird Leys Mile paid off
Huge last-minute turnout for Blackbird Leys Mile
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
A "PHENOMENAL" last-minute scramble to put on the Blackbird Leys Mile paid off this weekend as a crowd in high spirits converged on the park. More than 150 people sprinted, jogged and walked around the estate with tiny tots and pet dogs in tow after... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Police city supremo vows to drive out London drug dealers who come to city to peddle Class A wareswe also have a big student population. "It can happen anywhere. They [drug dea
Police city supremo vows to drive out London drug dealers who come to city to peddle Class A wares
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
we also have a big student population. "It can happen anywhere. They [drug dealers] could move to Botley, then move to Blackbird Leys. "It's a city-wide issue we are looking at." Detective Sergeant James Blackmore, who leads the special drugs... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Police city supremo vows to drive out London drug dealers who come to city to peddle Class A wareswe also have a big student population. "It can happen anywhere. They [drug dea
Police city supremo vows to drive out London drug dealers who come to city to peddle Class A wares
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
we also have a big student population. "It can happen anywhere. They [drug dealers] could move to Botley, then move to Blackbird Leys. "It's a city-wide issue we are looking at." Detective Sergeant James Blackmore, who leads the special drugs... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Staff celebrate 30 years of customer service as Heyford Hill Sainsbury's marks anniversaryfor charity Headway that saw her raise more than £1,000. On her first day at t
Staff celebrate 30 years of customer service as Heyford Hill Sainsbury's marks anniversary
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 7 days ago
for charity Headway that saw her raise more than £1,000. On her first day at the shop she was joined by Lesley Walton from Blackbird Leys, who has spent her 30 years there on the deli counter. The 57-year-old started working for the company in May... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Staff celebrate 30 years of customer service as Heyford Hill Sainsbury's marks anniversaryfor charity Headway that saw her raise more than £1,000. On her first day at t
Staff celebrate 30 years of customer service as Heyford Hill Sainsbury's marks anniversary
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
for charity Headway that saw her raise more than £1,000. On her first day at the shop she was joined by Lesley Walton from Blackbird Leys, who has spent her 30 years there on the deli counter. The 57-year-old started working for the company in May... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Chance to dance with Britain's Got Talent starsYOUNGSTERS with itchy feet interested in joining a dance school in Oxford are i
Chance to dance with Britain's Got Talent stars
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
YOUNGSTERS with itchy feet interested in joining a dance school in Oxford are invited to a registration afternoon with Blackbird Leys-based troupe Messy Jam. The school, which currently has about 150 members, is holding the special event for new... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Chance to dance with Britain's Got Talent starsYOUNGSTERS with itchy feet interested in joining a dance school in Oxford are i
Chance to dance with Britain's Got Talent stars
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 7 days ago
YOUNGSTERS with itchy feet interested in joining a dance school in Oxford are invited to a registration afternoon with Blackbird Leys-based troupe Messy Jam. The school, which currently has about 150 members, is holding the special event for new... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Registration day to be held for Oxford dance school Messy JamYOUNGSTERS with itchy feet interested in joining a dance school in Oxford are i
Registration day to be held for Oxford dance school Messy Jam
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
YOUNGSTERS with itchy feet interested in joining a dance school in Oxford are invited to a registration afternoon with Blackbird Leys-based troupe Messy Jam. The school, which currently has about 150 members, is holding the special event for new... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Registration day to be held for Oxford dance school Messy JamYOUNGSTERS with itchy feet interested in joining a dance school in Oxford are i
Registration day to be held for Oxford dance school Messy Jam
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 7 days ago
YOUNGSTERS with itchy feet interested in joining a dance school in Oxford are invited to a registration afternoon with Blackbird Leys-based troupe Messy Jam. The school, which currently has about 150 members, is holding the special event for new... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Bus artist winner announcedports to allow customers to charge electronic devices during their journey. Th
Bus artist winner announced
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 7 days ago
ports to allow customers to charge electronic devices during their journey. The buses will run on routes from Oxford to Blackbird Leys, Kidlington, Rose Hill, Barton and Risinghurst. Stagecoach in Oxfordshire managing director Martin Sutton... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Bus artist winner announcedports to allow customers to charge electronic devices during their journey. Th
Bus artist winner announced
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
ports to allow customers to charge electronic devices during their journey. The buses will run on routes from Oxford to Blackbird Leys, Kidlington, Rose Hill, Barton and Risinghurst. Stagecoach in Oxfordshire managing director Martin Sutton... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Care home staff prepare for dizzying drop on behalf of residentswill take on a skydive to raise money for their homes. Among them are three st
Care home staff prepare for dizzying drop on behalf of residents
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 7 days ago
will take on a skydive to raise money for their homes. Among them are three staff members from Longlands Care Home in Blackbird Leys, which has been trying for the last year to raise money for an adapted minibus. Activities co-ordinator... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Care home staff prepare for dizzying drop on behalf of residentswill take on a skydive to raise money for their homes. Among them are three st
Care home staff prepare for dizzying drop on behalf of residents
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
will take on a skydive to raise money for their homes. Among them are three staff members from Longlands Care Home in Blackbird Leys, which has been trying for the last year to raise money for an adapted minibus. Activities co-ordinator... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford United turn to next generation with pre-academy recruitment schemeplaying field. He said: “It will hopefully benefit the club in 15 years’ time.
Oxford United turn to next generation with pre-academy recruitment scheme
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
playing field. He said: “It will hopefully benefit the club in 15 years’ time. “Within a stone’s throw of the ground is Blackbird Leys and we don’t dominate it in terms of player recruitment. “We need to put that right and that is a big... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Woman rushed to hospital after concerns she did not turn up to workwhen she did not turn up to work. South Central Ambulance Service said it was
Woman rushed to hospital after concerns she did not turn up to work
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 8 days ago
when she did not turn up to work. South Central Ambulance Service said it was called to the woman's home in Field Avenue, Blackbird Leys, at 9.23am with fears for her welfare after she did not show up for her job. Ambulance service spokesman... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Woman rushed to hospital after concerns she did not turn up to workwhen she did not turn up to work. South Central Ambulance Service said it was
Woman rushed to hospital after concerns she did not turn up to work
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
when she did not turn up to work. South Central Ambulance Service said it was called to the woman's home in Field Avenue, Blackbird Leys, at 9.23am with fears for her welfare after she did not show up for her job. Ambulance service spokesman... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Cider and sausage festival to get mouths watering in Blackbird LeysA SUMMER feast of food, drink and activities will fill a pub on the edge of Bla
Cider and sausage festival to get mouths watering in Blackbird Leys
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 8 days ago
A SUMMER feast of food, drink and activities will fill a pub on the edge of Blackbird Leys this weekend. The annual sausage and cider festival is returning to the Bullnose Morris in Watlington Road on Satuday, August 20 and Sunday, August 21. As... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
"Expensive" phone numbers at Oxford leisure sites to be scrappedA company running leisure centres in Blackbird Leys, Barton and Summertown has
"Expensive" phone numbers at Oxford leisure sites to be scrapped
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
A company running leisure centres in Blackbird Leys, Barton and Summertown has announced plans to change its cost-incurring phone numbers. Fusion Lifestyle has reviewed the use of the 0845 numbers it currently uses at sites run on behalf of Oxford... Read more
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Oxford Mail
"Expensive" phone numbers at Oxford leisure sites to be scrappedA company running leisure centres in Blackbird Leys, Barton and Summertown has
"Expensive" phone numbers at Oxford leisure sites to be scrapped
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
A company running leisure centres in Blackbird Leys, Barton and Summertown has announced plans to change its cost-incurring phone numbers. Fusion Lifestyle has reviewed the use of the 0845 numbers it currently uses at sites run on behalf of Oxford... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Blackbird Leys Mile back on after one of its founders steps in at 11th hourONE of the founders of the Blackbird Leys Mile has stepped in some 30 years lat
Blackbird Leys Mile back on after one of its founders steps in at 11th hour
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
ONE of the founders of the Blackbird Leys Mile has stepped in some 30 years later to save its latest incarnation at the 11th hour. Last month co-organisers the Independent Working Class Association (IWCA)'s athletics club said they had been forced... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Blackbird Leys Mile back on after one of its founders steps in at 11th hourONE of the founders of the Blackbird Leys Mile has stepped in some 30 years lat
Blackbird Leys Mile back on after one of its founders steps in at 11th hour
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
ONE of the founders of the Blackbird Leys Mile has stepped in some 30 years later to save its latest incarnation at the 11th hour. Last month co-organisers the Independent Working Class Association (IWCA)'s athletics club said they had been forced... Read more
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The Border Mail
Zoe Morrison's novel sings with love of music and concern for tyrannieslove with feminist theories of social justice and began conducting field resear
Zoe Morrison's novel sings with love of music and concern for tyrannies
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
love with feminist theories of social justice and began conducting field research in the deprived council housing estate of Blackbird Leys. Morrison ran a children's choir at a primary school while doing piano recitals in the Holywell Music Room,... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Streuth! Wallaby makes Oxfordshire its new homewanted to remain anonymous, sent in a second-hand photo of a wallaby said to ha
Streuth! Wallaby makes Oxfordshire its new home
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 days ago
wanted to remain anonymous, sent in a second-hand photo of a wallaby said to have been snapped hopping outside houses in Blackbird Leys. Long Wittenham farmer Steve Castle, whose medley of more exotic animals include flamingos, a giant tortoise... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Streuth! Wallaby makes Oxfordshire its new homewanted to remain anonymous, sent in a second-hand photo of a wallaby said to ha
Streuth! Wallaby makes Oxfordshire its new home
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
wanted to remain anonymous, sent in a second-hand photo of a wallaby said to have been snapped hopping outside houses in Blackbird Leys. Long Wittenham farmer Steve Castle, whose medley of more exotic animals include flamingos, a giant tortoise... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Hundreds raised for Blackbird Leys care home minibus at summer feteRESIDENTS at a Blackbird Leys care home are celebrating a resounding success af
Hundreds raised for Blackbird Leys care home minibus at summer fete
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
RESIDENTS at a Blackbird Leys care home are celebrating a resounding success after raising £500 towards their minibus fund at a summer fete. Local families and councillors attended the event at Longlands Care Home, Balfour Road, which was opened by... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Australian critter makes Oxfordshire its new homewanted to remain anonymous, sent in a second-hand photo of a wallaby said to ha
Australian critter makes Oxfordshire its new home
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 days ago
wanted to remain anonymous, sent in a second-hand photo of a wallaby said to have been snapped hopping outside houses in Blackbird Leys. Long Wittenham farmer Steve Castle, whose medley of more exotic animals include flamingos, a giant tortoise... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Australian critter makes Oxfordshire its new homewanted to remain anonymous, sent in a second-hand photo of a wallaby said to ha
Australian critter makes Oxfordshire its new home
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
wanted to remain anonymous, sent in a second-hand photo of a wallaby said to have been snapped hopping outside houses in Blackbird Leys. Long Wittenham farmer Steve Castle, whose medley of more exotic animals include flamingos, a giant tortoise... Read more
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Oxford Mail
DARTS: Blackbird Leys Warriors do Oxon proud on national stageBLACKBIRD Leys Bowls Club’s Warriors just failed to make the knockout stages of
DARTS: Blackbird Leys Warriors do Oxon proud on national stage
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
BLACKBIRD Leys Bowls Club’s Warriors just failed to make the knockout stages of the national Champions Cup following a brilliant display at Event City, Manchester. Representing Oxfordshire, as their men’s Superleague champions, the Warriors finished... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Man bailed by police after fight at The Blackbird pubA MAN has been arrested after a fight at The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys, O
Man bailed by police after fight at The Blackbird pub
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
A MAN has been arrested after a fight at The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys, Oxford. It happened between about 9.30pm and 9.50pm on Friday. During the fight a 35-year-old man sustained a cut to his head and is currently being treated at the John... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Man bailed by police after fight at The Blackbird pubA MAN has been arrested after a fight at The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys, O
Man bailed by police after fight at The Blackbird pub
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 12 days ago
A MAN has been arrested after a fight at The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys, Oxford. It happened between about 9.30pm and 9.50pm on Friday. During the fight a 35-year-old man sustained a cut to his head and is currently being treated at the John... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Man held on suspicion of grievous bodily harm after fight at The Blackbird pubA man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm after a fight at T
Man held on suspicion of grievous bodily harm after fight at The Blackbird pub
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 13 days ago
A man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm after a fight at The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys, Oxford. It happened outside the pub between about 9.30pm and 9.50pm yesterday. During the fight a 35-year-old man sustained a cut to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Man held on suspicion of grievous bodily harm after fight at The Blackbird pubA man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm after a fight at T
Man held on suspicion of grievous bodily harm after fight at The Blackbird pub
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
A man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm after a fight at The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys, Oxford. It happened outside the pub between about 9.30pm and 9.50pm yesterday. During the fight a 35-year-old man sustained a cut to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Man arrested after GBH incident outside The Blackbird pubA man has been arrested following an incident of grievous bodily harm outside T
Man arrested after GBH incident outside The Blackbird pub
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 13 days ago
A man has been arrested following an incident of grievous bodily harm outside The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys, Oxford. The incident occurred between about 9.30pm and 9.50pm last night. During the fight a 35-year-old man sustained a cut to his... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Man taken to hospital after "assault" outside The Blackbird pubA man was taken to hospital last night following a reported assault outside The
Man taken to hospital after "assault" outside The Blackbird pub
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
A man was taken to hospital last night following a reported assault outside The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys. The incident occurred just before 10pm. South Central Ambulance Service spokeswoman Michelle Archer said crews had been called to the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Police spotted outside The Blackbird pub after reported incidentPolice were spotted outside The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys this morning af
Police spotted outside The Blackbird pub after reported incident
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 13 days ago
Police were spotted outside The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys this morning after a reported incident last night. A passerby reported seeing what they believed were forensics officers taking photographs of a bag on the front gate of the pub, on the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Police spotted outside The Blackbird pub after reported incidentPolice were spotted outside The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys this morning af
Police spotted outside The Blackbird pub after reported incident
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Police were spotted outside The Blackbird pub in Blackbird Leys this morning after a reported incident last night. A passerby reported seeing what they believed were forensics officers taking photographs of a bag on the front gate of the pub, on the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Double-check before you park at Kassam, warns Oxford Unitedadvise people to check the regulations wherever they park close to the grounds,
Double-check before you park at Kassam, warns Oxford United
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
advise people to check the regulations wherever they park close to the grounds, and to do so safely and legally." Blackbird Leys Parish Council chairman Gordon Roper said he had expected the county council to hold a "purge" of this nature... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Could you help save a life? Calls for more defibrillators in Oxford city centreshows the location of public defibrillators. There are already public defibril
Could you help save a life? Calls for more defibrillators in Oxford city centre
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
shows the location of public defibrillators. There are already public defibrillators at Marriotts Walk shopping centre, Blackbird Leys community centre, the former RAF Base at Upper Heyford, Castle Quay shopping centre in Banbury, Didcot Parkway... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Double-check before you park at Kassam, warns Oxford Unitedadvise people to check the regulations wherever they park close to the grounds,
Double-check before you park at Kassam, warns Oxford United
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 13 days ago
advise people to check the regulations wherever they park close to the grounds, and to do so safely and legally." Blackbird Leys Parish Council chairman Gordon Roper said he had expected the county council to hold a "purge" of this nature... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Campaign to save lives by increasing public access to defibrillators focuses on shortage of machines in Oxfordshows the location of public defibrillators. There are already public defibril
Campaign to save lives by increasing public access to defibrillators focuses on shortage of machines in Oxford
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
shows the location of public defibrillators. There are already public defibrillators at Marriotts Walk shopping centre, Blackbird Leys community centre, the former RAF Base at Upper Heyford, Castle Quay shopping centre in Banbury, Didcot Parkway... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
police still hunting Blackbird Leys pole attackerPOLICE are still hunting for a man who assaulted another man with a metal pole
police still hunting Blackbird Leys pole attacker
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 15 days ago
POLICE are still hunting for a man who assaulted another man with a metal pole in Blackbird Leys landing him in hospital. Officers were called out on Tuesday night to deal with a fight between two groups of people in which one man was reportedly... Read more
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