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Leap of faith: Mayor of Thame Nichola Dixon before and during her skydive

High-flying mayor takes charity plunge

Bid to take control of county’s NHS budget

Bid to take control of county’s NHS budget

Cheers: Head teacher Louise Hatton with pupils, from left, Summer Stoter, eight, Louis Tweddle, Iris Nicholson, and James Cherry, all seven

Lessons begin at new primary school after a seven-year wait

Message: Front, from left, Jeanne Humber of Restore, Graham West, Restore volunteer, and Gemma Humphrey of Restore; rear, from left, head of the recovery college Caz Hedges, and Catriona Canning of Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust

Pioneering mental health college set to transform lives of sufferers

Motion: Councillor Laura Price

Nurses in fear for their futures

Gratitude: Alastair McKight

‘Save the NHS that saved me after accident’

Local councils in bid to control health service cash as part of Oxfordshire power grab

Local councils in bid to control health service cash as part of Oxfordshire power grab

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Inspection: The Slade Nursery School and Children’s Centre

Nursery must do better as second inspectors’ report flags up issues

Performance: Jo Davies of FiddleBop outside Chipping Norton Town Hall

Getting in swing for Chipping Norton jazz festival

Caught on camera: A suspected ‘big cat’ photographed in a field opposite the Masons Arms pub in Burford Road, Brize Norton, in 2005

Is the ‘big cat’ back?

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Woman jailed for year for hitting cyclist as she texted while driving near North Leigh

Woman jailed for year for hitting cyclist as she texted while driving near North Leigh

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Try Tibetan food as you listen to Ugandan music

Try Tibetan food as you listen to Ugandan music

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Riot of colour: Running the gauntlet of a dye station at Cornbury Park last year

Colourful race inspires women to get sporty

‘So kind’: Shirley Johnson, 67, has been showered with flowers and best wishes since Launton Post Office was raided in July

Postmistress ‘overwhelmed’ with kindness after robbery

Have you seen missing mum and six-year-old daughter from Witney?

UPDATE: Missing mum and six-year-old daughter from Witney found

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Villagers vote in favour of Hook Norton Neighbourhood Plan

Villagers vote in favour of Hook Norton Neighbourhood Plan

Man's best friend: Reggie at Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary with Aaron Denton

The search to find Reggie his paw-fect forever home is on

Beware: Kate Davies of Oxfordshire Trading Standards

Slimmers warned of internet pills scam

Delighted: Headteacher Louise Hatton, with pupils, left to right Louis Tweddle, seven, James Cherry, seven, Summer Stoter, eight and Iris Nicholson, seven

New £4m primary opens doors at last

‘Pointless’ zebra crossing plan is given go-ahead

‘Pointless’ zebra crossing plan is given go-ahead

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Scheme: Rebecca Goddard

‘Mail-backed literacy campaign should be expanded throughout the county’ say organisers

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NHS staff fitness plan welcomed

NHS staff fitness plan welcomed

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Jacob Harper jailed for a year after killing passenger Richard Reed in car crash near Long Hanborough

Jacob Harper jailed for a year after killing passenger Richard Reed in car crash near Long Hanborough

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Location: The Wheatley Travelodge in London Road

Woman discovers hidden camera in shower at Wheatley Travelodge

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Roads gridlocked as schools return across Oxfordshire

Roads gridlocked as schools return across Oxfordshire

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Motorist is injured in M40 crash

Motorist is injured in M40 crash

Rebekah Brooks

Rebekah Brooks is back after hacking acquittal

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Show your #suppawt: Assistant welfare manager Hannah Bryan with Moses

There’s no time to paws, let’s find new home for one pet every hour

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Draft proposal: WODC leader Barry Norton

Councils united in a bid for more political powers

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Historic: Dirk De Jager, left, and John Brooks in a 1947 Cisitalia car

Driving some laps in luxury

Complaint: Geoffrey Sharp received an apology from SCAS in 2013

Complaints about ambulance service rise but fewer upheld

Cows (stock photo)

Intrepid cow escapes from Thames before firefighters can help

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Second best: An Oxford South Midland 353 (CFC 353C) pictured in Gloucester Green in 1975

News feature: All aboard for a trip down memory lane

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Roll out the barrel: Chris Meeson gets ready for the beer festival at the Masons Arms in Headington Quarry, Oxford

Pub hopes 14th beer festival will be ‘ale and hearty’ affair

Redevelopment: Pollyanne and Tracy, two of the sanctuary’s residents, inspect the start of work on a new equine hospital

Donkey work to help fund animal hospital

Gotcha: Oscar Rickword hooks a duck, to the delight of Emma Haines, from the Didcot Community Hospital League of Friends

I got a duck by hook or by crook

Jump to it: Hilary Murphy puts Maisie through her paces

Crowd shrugs off rain to enjoy fete

Generous: Emma Curtis-Smith

Memorial festival calls a halt after raising £100k in 10 years

Motion: County councillor Roz Smith

Campaign calls for community building tax break

New school bus service to launch

New school bus service to launch

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Concerns: Ed Vaizey

MP calls for 30mph limit on ‘death road’

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Giving back: The victim preparing to raise money for the rape crisis centre

Rape victim will conquer fear of heights to help support centre

Delay: Headteacher Lynn Knapp

Classrooms won’t be ready for year’s start

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Campaign: From left, David Greasby, tower captain Roy Thorpe, and Tony Lascelles in St Agatha’s Church

Church a-peeling for £45,000 to maintain its eight historic bells

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Plummeting: Trish Wagstaff, 83 from Appleton, doing her 12,000ft jump to raise cash for Great Ormond Street Hospital

Gutsy granny takes the plunge to net £15k to help sick children

Debate: Kevin Bulmer

Charge people to use recycling centres, says Tory

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New rail line plans to go on display

New rail line plans to go on display

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Councillor calls for hospital discussion

Councillor calls for hospital discussion

Derby delight: Reece Ackland, centre, races No5 and eventual winner Isabella Owens, 10, to the finish line

Donkey Derby raises money for elderly holiday

Rail service back to normal following strike

Rail service back to normal following strike

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