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2015/03/28 08:59
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A 44-YEAR-OLD man will appear in court this morning charged with 19 offences against 10 people following Thursday's anti-slavery raids. Timothy Joyce was one of eight people arrested when police...
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2015/03/28 06:59
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DANCERS in Blackbird Leys brought home almost 150 trophies from an international contest despite not having a permanent home to practise in. The Messy Jam Dance School sent 55 dancers to the XM...
2015/03/27 18:59
2015/03/27 18:59
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MORE volunteers are needed to clear up the green spaces in Blackbird Leys as summer approaches. The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) group are hosting events every week to clear litter, plant trees and...
2015/03/27 10:41
2015/03/27 10:41
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PUPILS joining a new University Technical College in Didcot have visited for the first time on a tour around the campus as it takes shape. The £10.5m specialist college, on the Great Western Park...
2015/03/26 17:59
2015/03/26 17:59
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A NEW community gym in East Oxford has been branded a “waste of money” by Save Temple Cowley Pools campaigners. Oxford Spires Academy is working with Oxford City Council to transform part of its...
2015/03/26 12:59
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A MAN who repeatedly punched his partner in the face before strangling her until she passed out has been jailed for two years and four months. Aaron Gaughan, 24, denied assault occasioning actual...
2015/03/26 07:59
2015/03/26 07:59
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KEY proposals in a new £1.2bn transport strategy for Oxford have been attacked by city leaders. Bus tunnels under the city centre and new “rapid” bus routes are among the measures put forward by...
2015/03/25 12:41
2015/03/25 12:41
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A BOXING competition brought together young fighters from across the county while also promoting men’s health issues. The Ox-Box event last Sunday, pitted 36 boxers aged 10 to 21 from 14 clubs across...
2015/03/24 12:59
2015/03/24 12:59
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Blackbird Leys group Friendleys is celebrating its first birthday. The group, set up in March last year, helps isolated people from across the Oxford estate to mingle with others from the...
2015/03/24 10:59
2015/03/24 10:59
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A MORE frequent bus service is needed in Littlemore to cope with a growing population, it has been claimed. Stagecoach’s 16 and 16A services run from the area to the city centre, but buses only run...
2015/03/23 07:59
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PATIENTS needing palliative and end-of-life care are moving around on new wheels thanks to a £5,000 cash boost. Headington’s Sobell House Hospice Charity was awarded funding last December to replace...
2015/03/20 13:41
2015/03/20 13:41
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A BOXING event will help the fight against stigma surrounding mental health problems and homosexuality among young people. The first OX-BOX tournament will feature competitors from seven of...
2015/03/19 09:59
2015/03/19 09:59
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A CHILD has been involved in a collision with a bus in Balfour Road, Blackbird Leys this morning. At 8.06am police were called to the scene after reports of the incident involving a bus. South...
2015/03/19 07:42
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Oxfordshire have made sweeping changes to their Middleton Cup squad after their unsuccessful campaign last year. They failed to reach the later stages last season after finishing third of the five...
2015/03/18 17:59
2015/03/18 17:59
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AFTER a six-week trial a community market in Blackbird Leys is going back to running as a monthly event. The Leys Community Market tried to run every week from November 15, but will switch back to...
2015/03/18 07:41
2015/03/18 07:41
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A MAN arrested for alleged racial abuse of Reading’s Garath McCleary in Monday’s night’s FA Cup replay with Bradford faces a lifetime ban, according to the Bantams chairman Mark Lawn. Former Oxford...
2015/03/18 06:59
2015/03/18 06:59
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HOPEFULLY the computers didn’t crash when these girls got a crash course in computer coding. The youngsters went to an all-day coding workshop at Blackbird Leys Youth and Community Centre on...
2015/03/17 13:59
2015/03/17 13:59
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LITTER, graffiti and antisocial behaviour in Cutteslowe is being targeted as part of a two-week campaign. Community leaders have called on residents on the North Oxford estate to join in and help...
2015/03/17 12:43
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A man has been sentenced to more than six years behind bars after pleading guilty to drug offences. Wakas Khan, 22, of Furlong Close, Blackbird Leys, pleaded guilty on the first day of his trial...
2015/03/17 10:59
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A GROUP that runs free computing courses in Blackbird Leys is once again up and running after being out of action for almost a year. Staff at Leys Information Technology Zone (Litz) have put months...
2015/03/28 08:59
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