Witney, England Newswire (Page 9)

Witney, England Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Witney, England. (Page 9)

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  1. FOOTBALL: Jack Morton and Dan Haggie blast hat-tricks in Hanborough's ten-goal spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    TOP FORM: Carterton Town A extended their unbeaten run to seven games with a 5-1 victory over Minster Lovell. Back : David Evans, Tom Williams, Ricky Williams, Luke Simmons, Tommy Burns, Martin Watroba, Jordan Ford.

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  2. Scores flock to Witney consultation on district's Local PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Oxford Times

    Within the first hour of opening at the town's Corn Exchange, scores of people had gathered to find out more about the proposals which concern the development of the district over the next 15 years. Information boards and maps highlighted the key areas of the draft Local Plan under which a total of 15,950 homes are set to be built by 2031, while officers were on hand to answer questions.

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  3. Rugby Union: Oxford Harlequins and Grove derby abandoned but Witney and Banbury win + VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Witney Gazette

    BIG HIT: Oxford Harlequins full back Archie Van Dijk tackles Grove centre Jorge Cabral. The South West 1 East clash was abandoned after Grove prop Steve Dixey suffered a back injury Picture: Steve Wheeler Just five minutes into the second half, the prop suffered a muscular problem while in a scrum, with the south Oxfordshire side leading 11-8 at the time.

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  4. County gets colourful for Children in NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    PEOPLE across Oxfordshire enjoyed a day of colour and fun as they helped to raised thousands of pounds for Children in Need yesterday. Schools, businesses and even the emergency services donned fancy dress, baked cakes and teamed up with Pudsey to help disabled children and young people in the UK.

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  5. MOTORSPORT: Jolyon Palmer raises the bar at EnstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | Oxford Times

    After enduring a testing start to his career, the Englishman has steadily improved throughout the season, scoring his first point in Malaysia last month. "For me this year was a great chance to show what I could do," said Palmer ahead of tomorrow's Brazilian Grand Prix.

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  6. The Oxford Mail's lovely advertising team do Children in Need.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    PEOPLE across Oxfordshire enjoyed a day of colour and fun as they helped to raised thousands of pounds for Children in Need yesterday. Schools, businesses and even the emergency services donned fancy dress, baked cakes and teamed up with Pudsey to help disabled children and young people in the UK.

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  7. Founder of Oxford's urology department diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Oxford Times

    THE FOUNDER of Oxford's Urology department and one of Britain's most influential surgeons Joe Smith OBE has died, aged 85. As well as founding the department, which is now at the Churchill Hospital, he mentored a generation of surgeons to treat diseases of the male and female urinary tract systems and reproductive organs for more than 25 years. Mr Smith was also a president of the British Association of Urological Surgeons and was awarded an OBE for services to Medicine in 1995.

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  8. Joe Smith receiving his OBE with his Mafalda in 1995Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    THE FOUNDER of Oxford's Urology department and one of Britain's most influential surgeons Joe Smith OBE has died, aged 85. As well as founding the department, which is now at the Churchill Hospital, he mentored a generation of surgeons to treat diseases of the male and female urinary tract systems and reproductive organs for more than 25 years. Mr Smith was also a president of the British Association of Urological Surgeons and was awarded an OBE for services to Medicine in 1995.

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  9. Hunted downRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | The Economist

    THERE are few more august charities than the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Founded in 1824, the RSPCA claims to be the oldest animal-welfare charity in the world.

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  10. Woman cyclist hurt following collision with van in WitneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Oxford Times

    Th A415 Station Lane eastbound was closed between Thorney Leys crossroads and the Ducklington Lane junction, with traffic unable to turn onto Station Lane from Ducklington Lane. South Central Ambulance spokesman David Gallagher said the accident happened outside the Tesco Express in Station Lane shortly before 4.30pm.

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  11. Get in touch with your Children in Need ideas as Oxfordshire gets in the spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    CHARITIES, schools and kind-hearted individuals across Oxfordshire are doing their bit to raise money for Children in Need just in time for the annual appeal night on Friday. If you are baking fancy cakes, taking part in fancy dress or doing something completely different to raise cash, then get in touch with us here or call 01865 425 483 Last year projects in Oxfordshire have received more than A 600,000 in grants from the BBC appeal towards helping children with family problems and life-limiting conditions, as well as funding after-school workshops and providing holiday activities for disabled children.

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  12. Horton Hospital campaigners head to Oxford to warn of cuts dangersRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | Banbury Guardian

    Campaigners from Banbury, Witney, Oxford and elsewhere in the county are converging on the county council HQ today to call for a halt to drastic cuts in health services. Campaigners from Banbury, Witney, Oxford and elsewhere in the county will be converging on the county council HQ on Thursday, November 17, to call for a halt to drastic cuts in health services.

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  13. Chance to have your say on 16,000-home plan for the futureRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    RESIDENTS in West Oxfordshire can now have their say on a key planning document which will see thousands of additional homes built in the district over the next 15 years. Proposed changes to the draft Local Plan are now the subject of a six-week public consultation which began last Friday.

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  14. FOOTBALL: Hermione Prescott-Luke smashes seven goals to help Headington Youth into last eightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    HERMIONE Prescott-Luke hit seven goals to help Headington Youth into the quarter-finals of the Under 12 League Cup with a 9-0 home win over Quarry Rovers. Polly Weaver grabbed a double hat-trick and Eliana McHugh scored five as Summertown Stars Red won 15-0 at Witney Vikings.

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  15. Secret to a long life? No smoking and very little alcohol says 102-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    Mr Clapton, known to friends and family as Charles, celebrated his 102nd birthday yesterday at Iffley Residential and Nursing Home. The former West Oxfordshire farmer was joined by his family to mark the occasion, with staff also joining the party.

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  16. Birdkeeper has half of beard shaved for children's charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Oxford Times

    A BIRDKEEPER at a wildlife park had half of his beard shaved off to raise funds for a charity which supports children with life-threatening conditions. A barber shaved off 50 per cent of Chris Green's beard, which he had been fanatically growing over the past three years, in the name of charity.

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  17. Witney town councillor says 'time is now' for town's neighbourhood planRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | Oxford Times

    THE town council in Witney has agreed to put together a plan outlining areas for sustainable development around the town. A neighbourhood plan, when complete, can be used to help steer development in a particular area by setting out policy and proposals against which local planning applications will be assessed.

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  18. Chairman of Abingdon MG Works Centre Richard Martin celebrates MG bringing out it's own brand teaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    AN ICONIC car brand is bringing its heritage to the breakfast table as it takes on the great British cuppa. Famed for its vintage convertibles and cult following, car manufacturer MG will steam up kitchens across the country with an unlikely venture into the tea industry.

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  19. 'Man killed in elephant-related incident' and other weird history from OxfordshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    A YOUNG history buff from Witney has spent a year exploring the weird and wonderful past of towns and villages throughout Oxfordshire. Last year, Will Hazell launched Local History is Awesome, a website with a vibrant range of articles casting a wry eye over areas including Witney, Banbury, Eynsham, Burford and Chipping Norton.

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  20. Scales of Justice: latest results from Oxfordshire's magistrates courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Oxford Mail

    Paul Bromley, 44, of Croxford Gardens, Kidlington, was convicted in his absence of stealing cat food worth less than A 20 from Sainsbury's, Oxford Road, Kidlington, on August 6. Also convicted in his absence of assaulting Antoine Kaburimbo by beating, which was racially aggravated, in Oxford Road, Kidlington, on the same date. Handed a community order with a four-month electronic curfew requirement and a drug rehabilitation requirement.

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