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Support: Miss Oxfordshire Layla Claridge at the Oxfordshire Museum wearing a dress made from recycled materials with a pyramid made from recycled bicycle wheels

Glamour out of garbage

Challenge: Mayor of Thame Nichola Dixon

‘Apprehensive’ mayor set to take plunge for charity

Rory Kilpatrick tucks into a pork and crackling roll at last year’s Big Feastival

Feature: Tickle your taste buds at these bank holiday weekend family events

Step back in time: Darien Garwood, 10, and Ruby Simmons, 10, act out a scene from their Egyptian play

Youngsters are bringing some ‘Horrid History’ to life

Police finance chief denies force  faces UK’s highest cuts of £43.7m

Police finance chief denies force faces UK’s highest cuts of £43.7m

Train strikes due to go ahead as planned

Train strikes due to go ahead as planned

Ancient art: Making laurel wreaths yesterday were Elia Norris, three, sister Annabel, four, and dad Edward

Children learn of Ancient Greek gifts to the world

Aerobatics: RV8tors performing a loop manoeuvre at the Abingdon Airshow in May

The show will go on after the Shoreham tragedy

Witney in Pink faces scrap over a lack of support

Witney in Pink faces scrap over a lack of support

Skill needed: Lee Smith practises his football variation on Aunt Sally ready for Sunday’s fundraising competition

Charity fundraisers chip in for game of Foot Sally

Motorists warned to expect more jams as a new school term begins

Motorists warned to expect more jams as a new school term begins

No stone unturned: Kate Hipkiss casts her eye over a sculpture by Sue Lansbury

Final chance to view summer show at gallery

Tuck in: Ruth Obasa with some of the African food she sells at the Gloucester Green market in Oxford

Ruth cooks up African classes

Saviours: Rebecca Lake, left, with Chloe Ellis, 11, and Connor Fowles, 12, with Chloe’s mum Nickii Ellis and Connor’s dad Keith Fowles

Children praised after raising alarm about a stricken cyclist

Barry Norton

Barry Norton



Michael Appleton shakes John Lundstram’s hand as he makes way for Danny Rose at Sheffield Wednesday. Lundstram was one of six changes made by the Oxford United boss in a bid to keep players fresh

Michael Appleton weighing up options for Yeovil Town clash

Josh Ruffels in action at Sheffield Wednesday on Tuesday Picture: James Williamson

Josh Ruffels playing the waiting game to regain Oxford United place

Alex MacDonald lets it all out in the recent game at Luton

Alex MacDonald searching for a sparkle after frustrating start to season

Michael Appleton has set his Oxford United players the task of collecting eight points from every block of five games this season

Michael Appleton on the importance of Oxford United hitting their targets

Sam Long in action before his injury at Hillsborough  Picture: James Williamson

Oxford United upbeat over Sam Long's injury

Oxford United supporters at Mansfield Town last week Picture: Richard Parkes

Call for Oxford United fans to go retro for the day

Yeovil Town manager Paul Sturrock

Paul Sturrock happy with tactical tweak ahead of Oxford United clash

Oxford United supporters at the FanZone on the opening day of the season

Oxford United sponsors secure FanZone return

Michael Collins

Michael Collins scores as Oxford United's development side lose at Bournemouth

Callum O'Dowda in action during the 1-0 defeat at Sheffield Wednesday last night  Picture: James Williamson

Oxford United's Callum O'Dowda gets Ireland Under 21 call-up

Callum O’Dowda tries to get Oxford United back in the game with a spectacular bicycle kick, but his effort came to nothing as the U’s bowed out of the Capital One Cup   Picture: James Williamson

Oxford United unbeaten run ended by Sheffield Wednesday in League Cup

Romain Grosjean holds his trophy aloft as he celebrates a third place finish at Spa on Sunday – his and the Enstone-based team’s first podium since the US Grand Prix in 2013

MOTORSPORT: Romain Grosjean steers Lotus to first podium in two years

Jordan Garrett top-scored with 34 in Great & Little Tew’s defeat to Gerrards Cross

CRICKET: Great & Little Tew’s lead cut after defeat to title rivals

CRICKET: Lloyd Brock stars to halt unbeaten Horspath

CRICKET: Lloyd Brock stars to halt unbeaten Horspath

National Sport

Leed Rhinos romped to victory at Wembley

Tom Briscoe reflects on 'pretty incredible' five-try feat as Leeds rout Hull KR

Usain Bolt made it a World Championship hat-trick on Saturday

Usain Bolt answers all his doubters with World Championship treble gold

Great Britain's Mo Farah won men's 5,000m gold in Beijing

Mo Farah feels incredible after completing golden hat-trick of doubles

John Stones was hailed as a future England captain after his commanding display at White Hart Lane

Roberto Martinez tips John Stones to lead England after solid game at Tottenham

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