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  1. Roadworks which caused traffic chaos couldn't have been done in 'half-term'Read the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Oxford Times

    ROADWORKS which brought Oxford to a standstill yesterday 'could not have been carried out during half term' the firm responsible has said. Thames Water set up temporary traffic lights at the junction of Western Road and Abingdon Road, Oxford, on Monday evening for sewer repair work.


  2. Gibbs Crescent residents 'left in limbo' one week after explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Oxford Times

    RESIDENTS forced from their homes after the Gibbs Crescent explosion said they feel they have been 'left in limbo' a week on. People living in about a dozen flats near the blast site remained in temporary accommodation yesterday, with no clue about when they would be able to return.


  3. RUGBY: Charlie is looking to Grabe unbeaten campaign for CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | This is Wiltshire

    SWINDON College Old Boys recorded their 14th consecutive win of the season as they moved 20 points clear at the top of the Berks/Bucks & Oxon Premier Division. Florin Palcau bagged two tries as Damon Murphy, Thomas Barron, Bobby Tilling, Matty Allen and Charlie Grabe all chipped in with solitary efforts, while the latter topped up the score with his boot.


  4. Overexpression of Sarcoendoplasmic Reticulum Calcium ATPase 2a...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Circulation

    From the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, Burdon Sanderson Cardiac Science Centre and BHF Centre of Research Excellence, Oxford, United Kingdom ; and Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Oxford, United Kingdom . From the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, Burdon Sanderson Cardiac Science Centre and BHF Centre of Research Excellence, Oxford, United Kingdom ; and Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Oxford, United Kingdom .


  5. Effects of Vascular and Nonvascular Adverse Events and of...Read the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Circulation

    From the Health Economics Research Centre and Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit , Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, United Kingdom. From the Health Economics Research Centre and Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit , Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, United Kingdom.


  6. Midfielder Tipping Young Star To Play In The Premier LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Vital Football

    Experienced Leeds United midfielder Pablo Hernandez is tipping teammate Ronaldo Vieira to have a Premier League future. The 18-year-old has burst into the Leeds first team since season less than a year after joining the academy at Elland Road from York-based i2i Football Academy.


  7. Infiniti co-developed Gen2 ERS unveiled with all-new Renault Sport R.S.17 F1 racerRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    Infiniti reaffirmed its long-term technical partnership with Renault Sport Formula One at the Team's new race car unveil today. The all-new R.S.17 incorporates for the first time the Infiniti co-developed second-generation Energy Recovery System .


  8. Rubbish! Kids show exactly what they think of little louts in their townRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Oxford Times

    Robert Pierpoint, 14, his brother Stuart, 11, and their friend Olivia Drewe, nine, spent their half term holiday picking up the litter on Park Road, Didcot. That's what many teenagers might cry if you asked what they thought of the idea of spending three days picking up litter from the side of the road.


  9. Lynden Stowe, leader of Cotswold District Council, has announced he is standing downRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Cotswold Journal

    Cllr Lynden Stowe has announced that he will be stepping down as leader when members gather for their annual meeting on Tuesday, May 16. The Conservative, who has led the council since 2006, says he only originally envisaged spending three years in the role and is looking forward to having "a few more days off" and devoting more time to his own business interests. "It's been an honour and a privilege to lead the Council," he said.


  10. Winners set to be the biggest losersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    TWO courageous Swindonians have spoken of their wish to push themselves to the limit in a life-changing fitness programme. For the past few weeks, Bill Hogg and Kelly Loftus have been taking part in the Swindon Biggest Loser, a gruelling six-week course that sees participants lose weight and acquire a brand new lease of life.


  11. Man who swindled thousands while posing as qualified accountant is stripped of membershipRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    A man who posed as a qualified accountant swindling thousands of pounds has been stripped of his membership and ordered to pay costs. Harvey Pearce, who now lives in Witney, was convicted of a series of frauds and thefts in Buckinghamshire and Didcot last May. The 50-year-old claimed he was a qualified accountant and was employed as the finance manager of Diamond Light Source in Harwell between June and September 2014.


  12. Racing: Rising Red in Derby trialRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Australian three-year-old Rising Red will be on trial for the $1 million New Zealand Derby when he races at Sandown today. Rising Red has opened as a $2.50 favourite for the benchmark 70 2100m at Sandown and a good run would confirm a start in the Derby at Ellerslie on Saturday week.


  13. Modern housing associated with reduced malaria risk in sub-Saharan AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    Modern houses -- with metal roofs and finished walls--are associated with a more than 9 percent reduction in the odds of malaria in children in sub-Saharan Africa when compared to more traditional thatched houses, according to a study published in PLOS Medicine by Lucy Tusting of the University of Oxford, UK, and colleagues at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK, Durham University, UK, and the University of Southampton, UK. Insecticide-treated bednets and house spraying have been effective in reducing the prevalence of malaria since the turn of the 21st century, but other approaches are needed for sustainable elimination of the mosquito-transmitted, parasitic disease.


  14. Rugby Union: Captain Allan Purchase rallies Oxford Harlequins ahead of Swindon clashRead the original story

    Friday Jan 27 | This is Oxfordshire

    ALLAN Purchase says Oxford Harlequins know how important tomorrow's clash at fellow strugglers Swindon is to their survival hopes. "It's taken that momentum out of us a little bit, but we're training well and we've taken a big step forward since Christmas.


  15. F1: Renault reveals the R.S.17Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PitPass.com

    Highlighting new partners and sponsors including BP, Castrol and MAPFRE, the launch was also the first public revealing of the new Renault Sport brand identity, designed to provide a stronger link between Renault Sport Racing and Renault Sport Cars. Powered by Renault Sport Racing's R.E.17 power unit, the R.S.17 has no carry over parts from the R.S.16.


  16. Teacher of ScienceWokinghamMaiden Erlegh Trust is an exciting place...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Times Educational Supplement

    Maiden Erlegh Trust is an exciting place to work where we focus on high quality teaching and learning, ensuring all students receive a high quality education. You would be joining a large and established team of exceptional and very supportive Chemistry and Physics specialists.


  17. Mental health patients, prisoners and veterans can all go to this Oxford charity for helpRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | This is Oxfordshire

    AN OXFORD charity which helps mental health patients, veterans and prisoners get their voices heard has won a national award. Getting Heard has been awarded the Advocacy Quality Performance Mark for providing 'essential' support to people trying to more control over their own lives.


  18. Back To The Future In BarcelonaRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Modern Tire Dealer

    A year ago, Haas F1 Team was building toward its inaugural Formula One season, racing to finish its first car as the clock counted down toward preseason testing at . The team succeeded, firing up its Ferrari engine and peeling out of its garage at 10 a.m. local time on the first day of testing around the 4.655-kilometer , 16-turn circuit.


  19. Silver band starters blow parents away with a gold medal performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Oxford Times

    But on Friday, this ragtag mob of silver band starters joined an all-day workshop which ended with them performing their first ever concert - and it blew the audience away. For the past month, the band has been going into schools and running trial sessions to see if children might be interested in joining up full-time.


  20. Teenager who underwent spinal surgery at the Oxford Children's Hospital joins OX5 RunRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

    A TEENAGER who underwent spinal surgery at the Oxford Children's Hospital is lacing up her running shoes to help fundraise for it. Rosie East, 16, will join hundreds of others for the five-mile Oxford Mail OX5 run, set to take place at Blenheim Palace on March 26. The event will raise money to support the important work of the children's hospital, based at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Headington.