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  1. Charges for DIY waste and reduced opening hours considered at Oxfordshire's tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | Oxford Times

    REDUCED opening hours and new charges for DIY waste at the county's tips are being proposed by cash-strapped council chiefs. Under the changes, people wanting to throw away items such as rubble, construction wood, kitchen units, doors and baths could face fees up to five times higher than at present.

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  2. Dad from West Oxfordshire village who survived prostate cancer becomes one of the faces of MovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    Ahead of Movember, which sees men across the country grow a moustache to raise awareness of prostate cancer, reporter Stuart Rust talks to Steve Tuck of West Oxfordshire who has survived the illness and is now a face of the campaign. So when the 51-year-old from Sutton, near Stanton Harcourt, began rising several times during the night to urinate he was not expecting the diagnosis he eventually received.

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  3. Mum to abseil down hospital to say thankyou for care of her babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Oxford Times

    A YOUNG mum has pledged to abseil from the top of a hospital to thank staff for treating her newborn son. Hannah Smith, who will drop 100ft down the side of Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital , said she had not used the Headington hospital since her own birth 28 years ago, but found herself needing it twice in 10 days when her son Jack fell ill.

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  4. CRICKET: Minster Lovell eye treble glory after Airey Cup triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    MINSTER Lovell picked up their first ever Airey Cup triumph with a thrilling six-run victory over Shrivenham in Monday's final at Great Horwood. They edged home to collect their second OCA trophy of the season, and maintain their hopes of completing an unprecedented treble as they currently top Division 1. Shrivenham opted to insert Minster on a damp pitch at Horwood and made quick inroads as Harry Ebsworth fell for a duck.

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  5. CRICKET: Minster Lovell eye treble glory after Airey Cup triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    MINSTER Lovell picked up their first ever Airey Cup triumph with a thrilling six-run victory over Shrivenham in Monday's final at Great Horwood. They edged home to collect their second OCA trophy of the season, and maintain their hopes of completing an unprecedented treble as they currently top Division 1. Shrivenham opted to insert Minster on a damp pitch at Horwood and made quick inroads as Harry Ebsworth fell for a duck.

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  6. Scales of Justice: 36 cases heard at Oxford and Banbury Magistrates CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Oxford Times

    John Adcock , 55, of Bury Mead, Stanton Harcourt, Witney, admitted speeding at 50mph in a 30mph zone in Eynsham Road, Oxford, on November 3, 2015. Fined A 420 and ordered to pay a A 42 victim surcharge and A 85 costs.

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  7. CRICKET: MInster Lovell set for title deciderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    Minster defeated hosts Yarnton & Cowley by eight wickets last Saturday, and then saw off Oxenford by five wickets on Sunday to move 13 points ahead of Faringdon. Tom Stewart-Liberty top-scored with 50 in Wolvercote's 208-7, before restricting Swifts to 170-8 in their reply.

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  8. CRICKET: Minster Lovell win double-header for pole position in OCA League Division 1 title raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | This is Oxfordshire

    Marcham batsman Andrew Buckland is bowled for a duck during his side's eight-wicket defeat by Westcott in Division 3 Picture: Steve Wheeler BACK-TO-BACK victories for Minster Lovell sent them top of Division 1 to set up a potential title showdown with Faringdon this weekend. Minster defeated hosts Yarnton & Cowley by eight wickets on Saturday, and then saw off Oxenford by five wickets on Sunday to move 13 points clear.

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  9. Firefighters called to outbuilding blaze at West Oxfordshire fisheryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | Oxford Times

    At 12.48pm Thames Valley Fire Control Service received a call to a large outbuilding at Linch Hill Fishery, Stanton Harcourt. Fire engines from Witney, Eynsham and Abingdon were mobilised and when crews arrived they were confronted with a large disused building in flames.

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  10. Views sought on Oxfordshire County Council recycling centres strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    A CONSULTATION has been launched on the future of Oxfordshire County Council 's seven household waste recycling centres ahead of a new management contract. The council is seeking a fresh contract to operate the seven sites at Alkerton near Banbury, Ardley, Dix Pit near Stanton Harcourt, Drayton, Oakley Wood near Wallingford, Redbridge in Oxford and Stanford in the Vale and is looking for residents' views on measures that could be introduced to make savings and create income.

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  11. Plans for 41 homes in Freeland could be given the go ahead despite concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | This is Oxfordshire

    Picture: Denis Kennedy.Catchline: Cllr Colin Dingwall at Dix Pit.Length: Lead.Date: 22/10 at 4pm.Booked by: Megan Archer 01865 425411.Contact: Colin Dingwall 07980926535.Location: Dix Pit - Linch Hill, Stanton Harcourt, OX29 5BB.Caption: Cllr Colin Dingwa PLANS for 41 new homes in Freeland could be given the go ahead by councillors on Monday, despite concerns from villagers. Daniel Family Homes has put in an application for the houses - 20 of which will be affordable - for land between Wychwood House and Malvern Villas on Witney Road, known locally as Slatters field.

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  12. CRICKET: Ben Geeson-Brown guides Charlbury into top two with win over Chipping NortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    Charlbury moved back up to second place in OCA League Division 1 after beating hosts Chipping Norton by 74 runs on Saturday. Tom Gubbins was the star of the show for Stonesfield as his 6-34 sent Minster crashing to 141 all out, before Tim Wyatt and Andy Crawford led Stonesfield to 144-7.

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  13. Stanton Harcourt's Andy Walker screams for the ball as Fringford's batsman pinch a singleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    A MAGNIFICENT double-century opening stand between Nathan Harris and Harry Ebsworth saw Minster Lovell keep up the pressure at the top of OCA League Division 1. On a superb batting track, Great Horwood posted what appeared an under-par 204-4, despite a brilliant 120 not out from Sam Willett. And skipper Harris and Ebsworth made light work of the target as Minster eased to 205-2 with more than 11 overs to spare.

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  14. New affordable 'Comet' bus service launched will serve areas all across OxfordshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | This is Oxfordshire

    A NEW 'Comet' is getting ready to orbit the the entirety of Oxfordshire, picking up and dropping off people from all walks of life including those with little access to public transport. The Oxfordshire Comet was launched on Monday in Stanton Harcourt as a pilot service designed to help meet the needs of those who do not have regular buses running through their villages.

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  15. New bus service launched to help those who have limited access to public transportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    A NEW 'Comet' is getting ready to orbit the remotest parts of West Oxfordshire, picking up and dropping off people who have little access to public transport. The Oxfordshire Comet was launched on Monday in Stanton Harcourt as a pilot service designed to help meet the needs of those who do not have regular buses running through their villages.

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  16. New bus service to help those with limited mobilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | This is Oxfordshire

    A NEW 'Comet' is getting ready to orbit the remotest parts of West Oxfordshire, picking up and dropping off people who have little access to public transport. The Oxfordshire Comet was launched on Monday in Stanton Harcourt as a pilot service designed to help meet the needs of those who do not have regular buses running through their villages.

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  17. CRICKET: Jack Simpson and Elliot Graham guide Minster Lovell to win over CharlburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    MINSTER Lovell closed the gap on the leaders after a three-wicket victory on the target score method at Charlbury in Division 1 of the OCA League on Saturday. On another rain-affected day, Charlbury posted 187-9 in their 45 overs as Bimalka Liyanarachchi hit 45 not out and Brian Barrett took 4-25.

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  18. CRI|CKET: Jack Simpson and Elliot Graham get Minster Lovell back in tHe groove at CharlburyRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | Oxford Mail

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  19. CRICKET: Nigel Hume blows Minster Lovell away with his heroics for FaringdonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    MINSTER Lovell crashed to their first defeat of the season as they succumbed to an incredible innings from Faringdon's Nigel Hume in OCA League Division 1. With a start delayed by rain, the match was reduced to 30 overs per side, and visitors Minster were all out for 138, Connor Tinsley top-scoring with 42. Faringdon were in a hurry to win before the rain returned, and Hume's stunning 100 not out in just 46 balls, plus 36 not out from Rob Owen, saw them to a ten-wicket win in just 12.4 overs.

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  20. CRICKET: Nigel Hume sees unbeaten Faringdon home against Chipping NortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Oxford Times

    Ian Oglesby and Nigel Hume combined to help dismiss the home side for 110, before Hume's 33 led Faringdon to 111-6, despite 4-29 from Jim McGeown. In reply, Stonesfield could not master the conditions, or the bowling of Arfan Younus as they crawled to 102-7.

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