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Witney Radio volunteers have taken to wearing pyjamas at the station

Radio presenters dress in pyjamas to relax working life

Heart attack survivor Sue Hall and her daughter Jacki held a bake sale for the British Heart Foundation

Heart attack survivor helps fund research charity with bake sale

Tim McDonagh of Bernwood Road, Barton

Barton man sentenced to six years in prison after smashing pub-goer with bottle

Proposals revealed for £275m development to create a ‘world class’ railway link

Proposals revealed for £275m development to create a ‘world class’ railway link

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Shaz Hossain enjoys the new games room with Prime Minister David Cameron and Justin Tomlinson, Minister for Disabled People

David Cameron opens new computer games room for disabled

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TRAFFIC: A40 in Oxford blocked both ways due to crash between lorry and car

UPDATE: Woman and baby taken to hospital after crash on A40 in Oxford

The former Topsport shop in Witney’s High Street

Owner of independent sports store blames internet shopping for closure

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Simon Whalley of Abingdon School in Oxfordshire

Abingdon school music teacher banned from teaching after sexual relationship with pupil

Power cut for 130 homes in south Oxfordshire

UPDATE: Power restored to 130 homes in south Oxfordshire

Waterperry Gardens horticultural manager Robert Jacobs fears the annual snowdrop weekend may lack snowdrops, which have bloomed already

Waterperry Gardens' annual snowdrops weekend could be a wash out

Fuzzy rock & roll: The Long Insiders

The best 9 Oxford shows to help you get that weekend feeling...

Floating hot tub surrounded by floodwaters at the Maybush Pub, Newbridge..l-r: Al Bell, Simon White, Zoe Orbell and Sean McDermott relax surrounded by floods

Pub owner celebrates anniversary in style with floating hot tub

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British astronaut Tim Peake in the International Space Station

Spot the International Space Station streaking across the skies above Oxfordshire tonight

TRAFFIC: Delays expected on school run after broken down lorry partially blocks road

TRAFFIC: Delays expected on school run after broken down lorry partially blocks road

One of the rats now at the rescue centre - picture by Victoria Phan/Wood Green Animal Charity

Animal charity rescues 219 rats after Oxfordshire family becomes overwhelmed

Satan/Mephistopheles

Sculpture of Satan donated to Oxford museum by Lord Jeffrey Archer

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Sport

Winger Alex MacDonald has been pleased with Oxford United's progress since signing from Burton Albion a year ago

Alex MacDonald says has seen a massive improvement in Oxford United since he joined 12 months ago

Oxford United keeper Sam Slocombe can only look on as Mansfield substitute Jack Thomas (No 20) scores a last-minute equaliser to earn a 2-2 draw and deny the U’s an important win

Appleton backs Slocombe to bounce back after United keeper has a night to forget

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Woodstock Harriers’ Jessica Webb ran strongly to finish second in the Oxford Mail Cross Country League senior women’s race at Cirencester

Webb comes second to keep title hopes alive

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HOCKEY: Heaslip goal rescues draw for Witney

The grounded Jamie McDonough loops a shot towards goal in Carterton Rangers' 2-2 draw with Kirtlington.    Pictures: Simon Williams

Carterton Town A and Spartan Rangers cruise into John Fathers Shield semis

Danny Hylton, pictured celebrating his goal against Hartlepool, says he was not interested in moving to Oxford United’s Sky Bet League Two rivals and is now determined to keep his place in the side

Danny Hylton: Why I turned down Hartlepool to stay with Oxford United

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Michael Appleton wants Oxford United to continue on upward path

Boss Michael Appleton calls on Oxford United to stretch advantage by beating Mansfield

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This was the state of the Exeter pitch early on Saturday morning when their clash with Oxford United was called off with further heavy rain forecast 	Picture: John, Benjamin & Edward Russell

Liam Sercombe relishing Oxford United's fixture pile-up

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Oxford City loan signing James Roberts in action at Woking on Saturday in his side’s FA Trophy defeat 	       Picture: Mike Allen

Oxford United loanee James Roberts wants to shine for Oxford City

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David Sloan won two caps for Northern Ireland while with Oxford United

Oxford United's first international, David Sloan, dies at 74

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Sam Slocombe

Sam Slocombe set to return for trip to Exeter City

Liam Sercombe scores Oxford’s third goal in the win over Exeter City on Boxing Day

Sercombe looking forward to Exeter return, but focused on an Oxford win

Chris Maguire

Maguire turned down higher offers to rejoin United

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Jonjoe Kenny

Michael Appleton delighted with Jonjoe Kenny performance

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National Sport

Shaun Edwards is happy Wales' Six Nations destiny remains in their hands

Wales not underestimating Scotland, says assistant coach Shaun Edwards

Former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has been banned from football for 12 years

FIFA gives Sepp Blatter's former right-hand man Jerome Valcke 12-year ban

Barcelona's Luis Suarez has not ruled out a return to Liverpool.

Luis Suarez not ruling out Premier League return with Liverpool

Steve Harper last month joined Sunderland on a short-term deal

Steve Harper: Sunderland move helped me from slipping into a dark hole

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