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Supermarket recalls steak over allergy fears

Supermarket giant issues recall on their Butcher’s selection garlic and herb thin cut beef sizzle steak.

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David Bowie at Friars, July 15, 1972

Campaign to fund world’s first David Bowie statue falling short with 24 hours to go

A crowdfunding campaign to help build the world’s first David Bowie Statue is £16,000 short with just 24 hours to go.

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Banbury and Bicester college site begins its transformation

Building work has begun on the former grounds of the Banbury and Bicester College site to build a housing complex for older people.

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Shops ‘could be a thing of the past’ by 2050

Shops ‘could be a thing of the past’ by 2050

High Street retailers could be consigned to history by 2050 as virtual reality takes over the way we shop, a report into the future of shopping has predicted.

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One in six workers experience stress, anxiety and depression at any given time but, more often than not, workers dont disclose their problems and mental health remains a workplace taboo

Should I disclose my mental health issues to my employer?

One in six workers experience stress, anxiety and depression at any given time but, more often than not, workers don’t disclose their problems and mental health remains a workplace taboo.

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Product warning

Pet food recalled over salmonella fears

A range of pet food has been recalled by its manufacturer following the discovery that the product contains salmonella.

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Slade out, God in, as Morrisons puts carols back on Christmas menu

Slade out, God in, as Morrisons puts carols back on Christmas menu

Morrisons is bringing back Christmas carols to its stores after 15 years, after listening to its customers who said they preferred traditional songs to pop music.

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Post Office managers’ strike set to disrupt overseas Christmas mail and parcels

Hundreds of Post Office managers are to stage a fresh strike in a dispute over pensions.

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Nice women earn less says new report

Nice women earn less says new report

Women who behave like men earn more than those who are nice, according to new research.

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Aldi issues recall

Aldi recalls popular food dish over allergy fears

ALDI is recalling one of its popular curry dishes because it contains milk, which is not declared within the ingredients list.

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The Safeway name has been restricted to the USA since Morrisons rebranded UK stores in 2005

Morrisons to revive Safeway brand

Morrisons is reviving the Safeway brand as it looks to branch out from selling to consumers and enter the wholesale market.

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Thames Valley Police warning

Police issue warning to shoppers ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Thames Valley Police has issued a warning and advice to encourage people to think about security and safety while shopping this ‘Black Friday’ and ‘Cyber Monday’.

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Supercar inspiration for school students

Students at Banbury Academy were treated to a visit from Aston Martin who brought along a DB11 supercar.

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F: Steven Newman, Senior Economic Growth Officer, Cherwell District Council
M; Tim Crisp, Business Projects Manager, Low Carbon Hub
R: John England, Site Director, UTC Aerospace Systems CTG
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L: Elliot Smith, Project Manager, Solarcentury
R: Stephen Hope, EHS Manager, UTC Aerospace Systems CTG NNL-161121-155711001

Largest solar panel roof unveiled - again

In the space of just two months Banbury has unveiled not one, but two UK record-breaking solar panel roofs, as the town’s business community continues to push the boundaries of renewable energy capability.

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Handout still taken from video issued by the Advertising Standards Authority of a Heinz advert that teaches viewers how to use tin cans to drum out a song which has been banned for encouraging behaviour that risks health and safety.

Heinz rapped over baked beans ad safety

A Heinz baked beans ad which showed children drumming on empty tins has been banned because young viewers could copy it and slice their fingers open on sharp edges.

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Fleur-de-Lis Pub,  Banbury is now closed ENGNNL00120131113095936

Banbury’s Fleur-de-Lis calls last orders but new owners found

One of the two Banbury town centre based Weatherspoon pubs, the Fleur-De-Lis, has shut its doors for good this week.

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1,100 jobs at risk as another high street staple set to disappear

1,100 jobs at risk as another high street staple set to disappear

Another major retailer is to disappear from UK high streets, as struggling office stationery brand Staples has been offloaded by its American owner.

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Pet Flea and Tick drops recalled over poisoning fears

Pet Flea and Tick drops recalled over poisoning fears

A range of pet care products has been recalled by its manufacturer due to concerns that they may contain an element poisonous to cats.

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