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EFL Trophy win gives Bolton play-off final 'head start'

Bolton boss Ian Evatt says their victory at Wembley last season will give them a "head start" in Saturday's League One play-off final against Oxford.

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EFL Trophy win gives Bolton play-off final 'head start'

Bolton boss Ian Evatt says their victory at Wembley last season will give them a "head start" in Saturday's League One play-off final against Oxford.

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PCC 'disappointed' at low turnout

Matthew Barber says he would would love turnout to be higher in the region.

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Oxford researchers named among BBC New Generation Thinkers

Dr Jacob Downs, Departmental Lecturer in Music and Chair of Faculty, and Dr Shona Minson, who has been British Academy Research Fellow at the Centre for Criminology, Faculty of Law, have been named among the UK’s most promising arts and humanities early career resear...

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Woman who had mastectomy hosts life drawing event

Shelley Syme was diagnosed with breast cancer in August 2021, shortly after her 29th birthday.

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First proof that “plunging regions” exist around black holes in space

An international team led by researchers at Oxford University Physics have proved Einstein was correct about a key prediction concerning black holes. Using X-ray data to test Einstein’s theory of gravity, their study gives the first observational proof that a “plu...

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Traffic filter cameras set to start in November

Drivers caught in the traffic filters on short sections of six roads will face a £70 fine.

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More to Ofsted reports than one-word grades, boss says

Ofsted's director in the South East says one-word assessments have "strengths and weaknesses".

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Oxfordshire Big Picture: Friday's image of the county

Showcasing the best images sent to us from around Oxfordshire.

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Play park reopens after flooding clean-up

Specialist cleaners were sent to the area to deal with E. coli and other forms of bacteria.

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Pilots gather for annual Women in Aviation event

Organisers say the event in Henley-on-Thames is the largest gathering of women aviators in Europe.

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BBC South Today's first presenter dies

Martin Muncaster presented the regional programme, which used to be known as South at Six, between 1961 and 1964.

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BBC South Today's first presenter dies

Martin Muncaster presented the regional programme, which used to be known as South at Six, between 1961 and 1964.

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Bodies left decomposing in hospitals, reports find

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust criticised for storing bodies at unsuitable temperatures.

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How claims about playground nails went viral

BBC Verify examines how images of nails on playground gear have been shared wrongly by concerned parents.

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How claims about playground nails went viral

BBC Verify examines how images of nails on playground gear have been shared wrongly by concerned parents.

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Nails found glued sharp-end up on swings and slide

Police say they are investigating the discovery at a play park in an Oxfordshire village.

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Nails found glued sharp-end up on swings and slide

Police say they are investigating the discovery at a play park in an Oxfordshire village.

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Analysis: Supporters can lift the U's players

BBC Radio Oxford's Oxford United commentator Jerome Sale previews the upcoming League One play-off final where the U's will face Bolton Wanderers.

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Nine Oxford scientists elected as Royal Society Fellows

Nine academics from the University of Oxford have joined the Royal Society as Fellows.