Witney, England Newswire (Page 6)

Witney, England Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Witney, England. (Page 6)

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  1. Drunk who threatened passers by with a knife is spared jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Oxford Mail

    ONE of a trio of taxi drivers who beat up a drunk passenger after he refused to pay his fare has been jailed. Robert Haydon, 53, of Bourton Close, Witney, was jailed for the 25-minute assault on Kevin Headley for 12 months.

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  2. CRICKET: Celebration time as Minster Lovell win Cherwell League Division 4 titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Witney Gazette

    CHAMPS: Minster Lovell's title winners. Back : Tim Gush , George French, James Merriman, Elliot Graham, James Mutton, Brian Barrett, Jack Simpson.

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  3. VIDEO: The moment rugby coach gets drenched by player during interviewRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2017 | Oxford Times

    The Bulls were delighted to begin their South West 1 East campaign with a 36-18 victory over Oxfordshire rivals Witney.

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  4. 67 tonnes of waste saved - " and most of it went in the cooking pot:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Oxford Times

    Sixty-seven tonnes of waste saved - and most of it went in the cooking pot: another successful year for Oxfordshire CAG Oxfordshire CAG network spokeswoman Beth McAllister, left, pictured in 2015 with fellow Oxford Food Surplus Cafe volunteers Jade Neville and Peter Lefort SIXTY-SEVEN tonnes of waste kept out of landfill, 62,811kWh of energy saved and 52 tonnes of carbon emissions prevented from going into the atmosphere. In that time the network of 62 low-carbon groups across the county put on a total of 2,104 events.

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  5. Rugby Union: South West 1 East reports + Video as Banbury head coach...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Witney Gazette

    Scrum half Ed Phillips scored 21 of the north Oxfordshire side's points, while debutant Tommy Gray and Freddie Cracknell crossed for second-half tries at the DCS Stadium. The enthusiasm of a new South West 1 East season may have got the better of Bulls winger Cracknell early on.

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  6. VIDEO: Banbury head coach Matt Goode is drenched during post-match interviewRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2017 | Witney Gazette

    The Bulls were delighted to begin their South West 1 East campaign with a 36-18 victory over Oxfordshire rivals Witney.

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  7. Hundreds of jobseekers will attend latest Oxford Times Job FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Oxford Mail

    HUNDREDS of jobseekers will be able to find new career opportunities at a major job fair at Oxford Town Hall. The Oxford Times Job Fair - the fourth - will be held at the St Aldate's venue on Friday, September 22, from 10am to 3pm.

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  8. The Oxford Times Job Fair at Oxford Town Hall in February.Picture Jon LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Oxford Times

    HUNDREDS of jobseekers will be able to find new career opportunities at a major job fair at Oxford Town Hall. The Oxford Times Job Fair - the fourth - will be held at the St Aldate's venue on Friday, September 22, from 10am to 3pm.

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  9. PICTURES: Thousands of foodies see Bake Off winner headline 'gastronomic Glastonbury'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | This is Oxfordshire

    FOODIES flocked to an Oxford park over the weekend to enjoy a vibrant array of dishes from all over the world. Founder of the Foodies Festival Sue Hitchen declared the event was 'here to stay' as she revealed it had enjoyed its most popular Saturday since starting out in the city.

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  10. Cyber cafe set to go live after 7k grant - and your good cause could be nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Oxford Times

    In December, Base 33 celebrated being awarded 7000 by the Gannett Foundation. From left, Wendy Dawson, trainee youth worker Chris Osborn, young person Lottie Walker, team leader Keith Down, Cllr Jane Doughty and youth worker Karlos Pierce.

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  11. Rugby Union: Tug Wilson predicts tough campaign for WitneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Witney Gazette

    TUG Wilson is expecting Witney's title as the top Oxfordshire club in South West 1 East to come under threat. Witney finished fifth last year and as the county's top side in English rugby's sixth tier for the third campaign in a row.

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  12. New group reaching out to the gay community of rural West OxfordshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Oxford Times

    A NEW group which aims to raise the profile of the LGBTQ community in West Oxfordshire is believed to be the very first of its kind in the district. West Oxfordshire LGBTQ was co-founded by a 19-year-old man from Witney and a district councillor. 2 comments

  13. CRICKET: OCA League top-flight title battle to go down to the wireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | This is Oxfordshire

    FARINGDON edged past hosts Wolvercote by one wicket to close the gap on OCA League Division 1 leaders Charlbury to 43 points with a game in hand. Brian George and Sam Payne kept Wolvercote in the game, only for the visitors to edge in at 108-9.

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  14. CRICKET: Cherwell League Divisions 2-4 round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | This is Oxfordshire

    JOY AND DESPAIR: Minster Lovell's players celebrate the wicket of Shipton-under-Wychwood 2nd's Russel Hayes as they secured promotion Picture: Steve Wheeler THE race for the Division 2 title will go down to the final week as leaders Buckingham 2nd and second-placed Challow & Childrey both posted seven-wicket wins in the Cherwell League. They dismissed Cropredy for just 136 in the 47th over, before Challow eased to 139-3 in 42.4 overs as Harry Kent top-scored with 76. Ben Stafford and Ben Laycock combined to dismiss Oxford for 129, before Steve Brunning struck 66 not out as Buckingham eased home at 130-3.

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  15. CRICKET: Minster Lovell clinch promotion and now turn attention to the titleRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2017 | Witney Gazette

    Shipton-under-Wychwood 2nd's Ian Harris pays a price for a loose shot as Minster Lovell fielder Connor Tinsley takes the catch. Picture: Steve Wheeler MINSTER Lovell clinched promotion to Division 3 at the first attempt after a resounding seven-wicket victory at home to rivals Shipton-under-Wychwood 2nd.

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  16. Chemical leaks in River Windrush could have 'devastating consequences'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Witney Gazette

    People were warned to stay out of the River Windrush over the bank holiday weekend after firefighters were called amid reports that chemicals were leaking from a factory into Queen Emma's Dyke. Serious concerns have been raised over the spill - with one district councillor saying he will demand a full report on the matter and investigate whether prosecution is necessary.

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  17. Woodstock rocks yet again as festival proves as popular than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Witney Gazette

    The 11th incarnation of the popular live music event featured two days packed with an eclectic mix of bands and solo acts on Saturday and Sunday. With a nod to the famous 1969 New York state festival of the same name, pop, rock and folk acts took to the stage in Market Place in the heart of the historic town centre.

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  18. All aboard for bus ride back in timeRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2017 | Oxford Times

    FAMILIES in West Oxfordshire were offered a trip back in time when a bus service between Witney and Long Hanborough was restored for the day. Four buses restored by Oxford Bus Museum made trips between the Long Hanborough centre and Witney on Bank Holiday Monday - recreating the service 53 which used to operate the route in the 1960s.

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  19. Stay out of the water: Warning after chemical leakRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Witney Gazette

    People have been told to stay away from Queen Emma's Dyke and the River Windrush in Witney after a chemical leak. Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue crews were called in the early hours today after reports chemicals were leaking from a factory in Avenue One into a stream.

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  20. Avenue One in Witney, where the chemical leak originated. Picture from GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Witney Gazette

    People have been told to stay away from Queen Emma's Dyke and the River Windrush in Witney after a chemical leak. Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue crews were called in the early hours today after reports chemicals were leaking from a factory in Avenue One into a stream.

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