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Coca-Cola bottle ‘most iconic packaging’

The Cola-Cola glass bottle has been voted as the most iconic packaging on the UK’s shelves.

Banbury Open Air Pool which is closed because of a fault with the pumps

UPDATE: Banbury’s open air pool reopens

Banbury’s open air pool reopens for one of the hottest days of the year.

25 things the internet has changed forever

The World Wide Web is 25 today: Here’s 25 things the internet changed forever

The internet is 25 years old today and we take a look at 25 things the world wide web changed forever.

Banbury Food Fair 2016. Cakes for sale at the Narna's Cakes stall. NNL-160823-143407001

Glorious food at Banbury’s popular annual food fair

Smells of food mingled with the sound of stallholders selling their wares at the Banbury Food Fair on Sunday.

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Three days of music and food at Feastival

Top names from the world of pop and food come together for a festival celebrating both over the Bank Holiday Weekend.

Saturday Cooks rss

New generation of teas could cure hangovers, report suggests

New generation of teas could cure hangovers, report suggests

The choice of leaf-based beverages on offer has mushroomed in recent years, from builder’s tea or nothing, to every flavour from peppermint to rhubarb & ginger.


GBBO's 2016 contestants gather in the baking tent (Picture: BBC)

Great British Bake Off contestants: Rolls-Royce engineer and pastor join 2016 lineup

A pastor and a Rolls-Royce aerospace engineer are among the 12 hopefuls competing to win the 2016 series of The Great British Bake Off.

Banbury Food Fair 2015. Pictured, dried chillies NNL-151008-100729009

Masterchef contestant returns to Banbury for town’s food fair

A chef who started his career in Banbury will be returning to his roots this weekend for the Banbury Food Fair on Sunday.

Fine Foods return to Kidlington

Tasty treats to hit Kidlington streets

Visitors to Kidlington can relish in chutneys and find cheese to please with the return of a special Fine Foods Market.

Property News

  • 14°C to 26°C Thunderstorm
  • Banbury 5-day weather forecast


    Thursday 25 Aug



    High 26°c

    Low 14°c


    From North

    Speed 4 mph

    Friday 26 Aug



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    From West

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    Saturday 27 Aug

    Heavy rain


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    From East

    Speed 7 mph

    Sunday 28 Aug

    Light rain


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    Monday 29 Aug

    Sunny spells


    High 21°c

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    Speed 6 mph