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Pancake Day: 11 delicious ways to eat your treats this Shrove Tuesday

One of the best Tuesdays of the year has arrived - a day where it’s okay to eat pancakes for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Do you suffer from car envy?

Do you get car envy? Survey reveals motorists ignore BMW drivers

More than quarter of UK drivers would deliberately refuse to let out a fellow mororist at a junction because of the car’s brand according to a new survey.


The new Splash map on CODBO3 Awakening

Console Corner: Rude Awakening as Call Of Duty maps make a Splash

The first downloadable content pack for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 was launched this week.

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10 forgotten retro sweets

On this 1953, sweet rationing ended in Britain

Honda recall

Honda to recall 1.2 million vehicles over air bag danger

Japanese car giant Honda is to recall 1.2 million vehicles across Europe as part of a 5.7 million worldwide recall involving Takata Corp air bag inflators which can explode and hurl shrapnel into the vehicle.

What's On rss

Newcomer Amanda Andersen takes the lead role of Deloris

Hallelujah! Sister Act comes to Banbury

Get ready to rejoice as Banbury Operatic Society presents an uplifting evening of musical theatre and comedy.

Ray Cooper will appear at Banbury Folk Club on Wednesday, February 10. Photo submitted. NNL-160128-094819001

Ray Cooper lined up to play solo at folk club

Banbury Folk Club’s next weekly meeting will see Oysterband’s charismatic cello player Ray Cooper perform a solo gig in the town centre.

What's On

What’s on where around Banbury: listings, February 4 edition

Here’s your guide to what’s on where around Banbury over the coming week. Please email with details of your events at least a week before the edition in which you’d like them to appear.

The Dell, the RSCs outdoor space in Stratford

Chance to perform on RSC stage in Stratford

The Royal Shakespeare Company is offering amateur and semi-professional theatre groups, schools and colleges the chance to perform in Stratford.

Canons Ashby House

Love is in the air at a stately home with plenty of flirty fun

People visiting a historic home in the area can indulge their romantic side with a series of events taking place over the half term.

Saturday Cooks rss

Product warning

Food product taken off supermarket shelves due to health risk

Jars of pickling spice have been withdrawn from supermarket shelves because it contains mustard.


Could Dry January actualy be worse for you?

Could dry January do more harm than good?

Abstaining from drinking alcohol for a month may do more harm than good, suggest some academics.


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  • Banbury 5-day weather forecast


    Wednesday 10 Feb

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    Thursday 11 Feb

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    Friday 12 Feb

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    Sunday 14 Feb

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