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Easter Weekend Weather

Easter Weekend Weather

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This good Friday the weather is expected to be a little bit better with less rain but still it is going to be a very dump start t the Easter weekend. Forecasters have predicted a bit of heavy rain in the morning that will lessen as we approach the mid morning. The high should be […]

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Top 3 April fools pranks

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Today being the 1st of April many people are subjected to both funny and cruel pranks. Here are some of the best and funniest pranks pulled so far, Log –flume for Oxfords flood relief channel Oxfordmail has news on their website about a proposal by leisure firm to use money for Oxford’s planned flood relief […]

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Very High Winds Expected In Oxfordshire

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High winds are expected in Oxfordshire this evening and tomorrow. The wind is expected to build up in the county up to 44mph, this is according to Met Office. In the hours of the afternoon the wind is expected to increase speed to around 50mph. This warning will stay in place until tomorrow at 8pm. […]

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Blenheim Palace in new trailer for Bond film Spectre

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With the first official trailer of the new James Bond film released and it appears that some scenes were acted at Blenheim palace. Daniel Craigs acts as James Bond and the story is about Bonds mysterious message from his past which sends the 007 agent to try unmask a sinister organization. Car scenes were shot at Blenheim […]

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Body Found In Thames Identified

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A man who was found dead in Thames on Tuesday turns out to be a former headteacher who was due to be sentenced for molesting young boys. The former headteacher was to face sentencing at Norwich Crown Court on Monday for the assault made in the 1970s and 1980s against five boys. He was convicted […]

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Boy Dies After Accident In Hugo Boss

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In June 2013 a boy by name Austen Harrison suffered one of the most fatal head injuries in Hugo Boss shop located in Bricester, Oxfordshire. The boy was playing with a 120kg steel framed fitting mirror while his dad was fitting a suit. In June 4 Austen who is from Crawley, West Sussex, was with […]

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Improvement Of Oxfordshire Roads

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The Government has given Oxfordshire nearly £13m to the county roads. This was the Governments way to help the county with improving the local road infrustracture. The money is expected to be spent on improving roads to reduce the flooding that and solve drainage problems this is according to the department for transport. Part of […]

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First GREAT Western to be around until 2019

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The Oxfordshire will continue to have the service of the first GREAT Western until 2019, this was agreement made by the Departmanet of Transport. This announcement was made this morning by the company which include improvements that involve 9000 extra seat, free wifi, more car parking spaces and faster trains between South Wales and Bristol […]

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Blenheim Palace private apartments to be opened for vistors

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From this month until September the visitors taking tour in the Blenheim Palace will get the chance of exploring the eastwing of the palace. This is the section where Charles James spencer-Chuchill who is the 12 Duke of Marlborough, and his family stays while they are visiting the palace. This private section of Blenheim Palace […]

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School Children Stopped From Watching The Solar Eclipse

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With Oxfordshire experiencing the view of the eclipse since 1999 some schools in Oxford did not allow their children to view the solar eclipse due to safety and health fears. As much as the students were not allowed to watch the eclipse some schools like St Francis CofE primary in Horspath Road took the children […]

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Get ready to view the solar eclipse this weekend

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On Friday morning the first solar eclipse since 1999 will pass over Oxfordshire. As exciting as it can be do not look directly at the eclipse as this could cause permanent eye-sight damage. At 8.45 am the eclipse will start in Oxfordshire and be at its maximum with the sun blocked by the moon mostly […]

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