Witney, England Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. FOOTBALL: Dan Sollis double fires Carterton Town B into Jack Busby Memorial Trophy finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    Home News Sport Jobs Most popular UK news Send us your news Cars Traffic & travel Business Directory Property Announcements Dating Desktop site CARTERTON Town B reached the final of the Jack Busby Memorial Trophy after Dan Sollis bagged a brace in their 4-1 semi-final win over Spartan Rangers Res at Clanfield, writes Anthony Barlow. Luke Simmons opened the scoring for newly-crowned Division 2 champions Carterton Town B, with Sollis adding two more before Olly Bush completed their scoring.

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  2. Man jailed for theft of antique coins in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    Jaroslaw Piotrowski, 30, had gone to view the coins, which included an Elizabeth I gold sovereign and a Henry VIII gold sovereign, at a property in Swanton Morley after they had been advertised on eBay. Piotrowski, who was left alone at the house by the owner when he made a phone call, ran out of the house with the coins.

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  3. World champion powerlifter from Witney starts campaign to get Gary Barlow to her 50th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    Manon Bradley and Gary Barlow .. ..Thank you... A WORLD record breaking bench-presser has a new dream - she wants Gary Barlow to sing at her 50th birthday.

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  4. The race is on to get dogs microchipped before new legislation comes inRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Witney Gazette

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  5. Madley Park Rainbows as popular as ever nearly two years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Oxford Mail

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  6. Oxfordshire starring roles on the silver screenRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    FROM the big screen blockbusters to prime time TV, Oxfordshire has long proved the perfect backdrop to many must-see masterpieces. The famous dreaming spires, world-renowned colleges and the county's rolling countryside have been spotted on screen hosting James Bond, Inspector Morse and Harry Potter.

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  7. Education: After the great wait, what now for A-Level students?Read the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | Oxford Times

    Celebration time: The scene at Wood Green School, Witney, on A-Level day last year as Molly Howlett, left, and Megan Prosser, right, congratulate Becky Brooks AFTER many years of hard work Oxfordshire pupils will receive their A-Level results tomorrow and many will begin their journey to university, training or employment. A disappointing set of grades can be upsetting and stressful for pupils and their families but Oxfordshire County Council cabinet member for education Melinda Tilley has said poor grades should not be the end of the road for pupils.

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  8. Champagne at the ready as Oxford Mail defibrillator campaign is on target for 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Oxford Times

    AN OXFORDSHIRE ambulance commander who has installed more than 400 public defibrillators in the county with Oxford Mail readers' help has switched gears to take his campaign forward. Dick Tracey has now said he needs shops, offices and businesses who have private defibrillators on site to tell him about them to complete his database.

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  9. Banbury captain Ed Phillips eyeing Oxfordshire Cup glory against Henley BullsRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | Oxford Times

    Banbury centre Matt Goode, pictured in action against Malvern on Saturday, will miss tonight's Oxfordshire Cup final after breaking his arm Picture: Simon Grieve ED Phillips says it would be "massive" for Banbury to end a 16-year-wait to be crowned county champions. The Midlands 2 West leaders take on Henley Bulls at Iffley Road tonight in the Oxfordshire Cup final.

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  10. The race is on to get dogs microchipped before new new legislation comes inRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Oxford Times

    From Wednesday, April 6, owners whose dogs have not had the procedure could be fined A 500 under the Microchipping of Dogs Regulations 2015. Animal welfare charity Blue Cross has warned that 70 per cent of dogs admitted to its Burford and Lewknor rehoming centres in 2015 were not chipped.

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  11. The man who literally built Carterton Football Club finally honoured as its "unsung hero"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Oxford Times

    Glynn Yates, Carterton's Unsung Hero. L:R Nick Truman, club member, Ted Luska, club member, Councillor Maxine Crossland, Glynn Yates, Paul Maxwell, club member, and Tom Amer, club chairman.

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  12. Stroke sufferers like Catherine face losing a "lifeline" support service because of council cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Oxford Times

    A WOMAN who lost the ability to speak after a stroke is waiting to find out if she will lose the "lifeline" support of a charity that helps her communicate. Catherine Long, 29, suffered a devastating stroke in South Africa last year and now battles with aphasia, a mental impairment which affects her speech.

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  13. Travelodge say there is room for growth in OxfordshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Oxford Times

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  14. Leisure centre staff go yellow with U's wristbandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Oxford Times

    UNITED: Leys Pools and Leisure Centre general manager Mike Harrison with team leader Hannah Cox, a goalkeeper for Oxford United WFC, and some of the wristbands A SECOND consignment of Oxford United wristbands has been delivered to the Leys Pools and Leisure Centre as the limited-edition accessories fly off the shelves. Yellows fans across the city have scrambled to get their hands on the must-have fashion items ahead of their team's trip to Wembley for the Johnstone's Paint Trophy final next weekend.

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  15. Witney couple say 60 years of happy marriage is all down to 'luck'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Oxford Times

    A HUSBAND and wife from Witney celebrating their diamond anniversary have joked the secret to a long and happy marriage is "the best of luck". William, also known as Bill, and Myrtle Deacon have been married for 60 years today and will be celebrating with a family meal this evening.

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  16. From jazz to hip-hop: Oxford bands line-up to play Common People festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Oxford Times

    A VINTAGE jazz band, rockabilly blues duo, Balkan-rock act and an experimental cellist are among the local artists selected to play a new festival in Oxford's South Park. The organisers of Common People, which takes place on May 28 and 29 have unveiled a bill of 18 Oxfordshire bands and artists for its local band stage - with a span of music covering everything from hip-hop to folk.

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  17. Government's plan to turn all state schools into academies is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Government's plan to turn all state schools into academies is under fire from grass roots Tories - including councillors from Cameron's own Oxfordshire constituency Government's plan to turn all state schools into academies is under fire from grass roots Tories - including councillors from Cameron's own Oxfordshire constituency David Cameron has come under fire from his own Conservative-run Oxfordshire council yet again as a host of local Tories criticised the Government's plan to turn every state school in England into an academy. Under the Government's plans - announced in George Osborne's Budget last week - all schools will have to become academies or be in the process of converting by 2020, taking them out of local authority control.

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  18. Stroke sufferers like Catherine face losing a 'lifeline' support service because of council cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Oxford Mail

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  19. All-star lineup of events for Marie Curie planned for this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Oxford Times

    AFTER a quiet few months' rest following a fundraising triumph last year, the Oxfordshire Stars have returned with a dynamic lineup of events for 2016. The group was formed in 2014 by Nicky Clargo, the clerk of Blackbird Leys Parish Council, with the sole aim of raising money for national charity Marie Curie.

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  20. Oxfordshire pulls on its running shoes for Sport Relief 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    PEOPLE across Oxfordshire will be dusting off their trainers, slipping on their trunks and pedalling their bikes for Sport Relief events this weekend. Getting in there early on Tuesday this week, children at the Cooper School in Bicester raised money by completing a challenging obstacle course.

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