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Trendy trampolines cause child injuries

Bryony Page may have wowed crowds by becoming the first Brit to win an Olympic medal on a trampoline.

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Idaho takes the spotlight from missing US Army Ranger

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Convey should give Home of the Brave a good run

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Great & Little Tew's Joe White find some runs against Finchampstead at Ledwell Road

Harris glad to see the back of Coetzee as he looks for more points

Great & Little Tew captain Andy Harris will be glad to see the back of Finchampstead or, more specifically, Jandre Coetzee.

Brackley Town's Lee Ndlovu takes on Tamworth's Andy Burns at St James Park

Wilkin sees his new-look Saints make their mark

It’s been a great start to the Vanarama National League North campaign for Brackley Town.

Thomas Maxwell in action for SWR at the weekend

Denyssen and Maxwell race to top ten finishes for SWR

Eugene Denyssen was rewarded for a series of battling performances during the penultimate BRDC British F3 Championship event of the season.

Banbury United Chairman Ronnie Johnson (left) with Kris Winters, Director of Trading at John Nicholls Ltd, in front of the John Nicholls Stand prior to Tuesday nights game against Slough Town NNL-161108-154301001

Loyal sponsor adds his name to roof of Banbury United stand

Banbury United have a new sponsor for their main stand for the forthcoming season.

Banbury captain Lloyd Sabin is playing down this weekend's derby at White Post Road

West keeps Banbury on the right course ahead of derby

Banbury captain Lloyd Sabin is playing down the significance of this weekend’s derby with Great & Little Tew.

Banbury United manager Mike Ford has signed on the line

Ford urges young players to be patient

Zac McEachran isn’t the only member of the staff at Banbury United to sign a contract.

Mick Jelfs helped Adderbury to vital victory over Charlbury

Adderbury set up relegation showdown with Chestnuts

It’s all to play for at The Shades in tonight’s (Thursday) Oxford & District Bowls League showdown.

Banbury United keeper Jack Harding kept another clean sheet against Slough Town

Puritans looking to extend their excellent run

Banbury United boss Mike Ford will be looking for his to extend their excellent start against King’s Lynn Town this weekend.

Alex Gudger was on target for Brackley Town at Kidderminster Harriers

Super Saints shock Harriers to earn all three points

Brackley Town produced one of the most impressive results in their short Vanarama National League North history.

Banbury United keeper Jack Harding kept another clean sheet on Tuesday

Ford full of praise for United’s defensive display

Banbury United boss Mike Ford praised his side’s resilience after they made it back-to-back wins in the Evo Stik Southern League.

Zac McEachran grabbed the late winner for the Puritans

McEachran bags late winner for the Puritans

Zac McEachran struck the late winner as Banbury United made it back-to-back victories in the Evo-Stik Southern League.

Banbury United manager Mike Ford will be looking for his players to back up Saturday's display

Benjamin departs as Puritans prepare for homecoming

Prior to Saturday’s Evo-Stik Southern League opener at Basingstoke Town, Banbury United boss Mike Ford suggested the result should not have affect tonight’s (Tuesday) first home game.

Sandford St Martin bowler Simon Smith took three wickets against Wolverton Town

Smiths perform well in Sandford’s success

Sandford St Martin beat Wolverton Town by six wickets in division two of the Cherwell Cricket League.

Ardley United's Elias Katsoloudi is thwarted by Tuffley Rovers defender Shayne Anson during Saturday's FA Cup tie

Ross hits late winner to see Ardley into next round

Jack Ross booked Ardley United’s place in the next round of the Emirates FA Cup.

Charlie Wise left Banbury United following Saturday's game at Basingstoke Town

Ford waiting on Hopkins’ decision after Wise departs

Banbury United manager Mike Ford is waiting to find out whether Michael Hopkins will be the second player to leave the club.

Ricky Johnson bagged the winner for Banbury United at Basingstoke Town

Ford full of praise for Puritans’ opening day display

Banbury United manager Mike Ford was delighted with his side’s Evo-Stik Southern League opening day display at Basingstoke Town.

Banbury's Luke Ryan took four more wickets at Tring Park

Sabin and West put Banbury back on track

Banbury got back to winning ways in the Home Counties Premier Cricket League.

Great & Little Tew batsman Jordan Garrett stands up to the Finchampstead attack at Ledwell Road

Seven-up Coetzee sends Tew crashing to a heavy defeat

Jandre Coetzee took another seven wickets to condemn Great & Little Tew to a heavy defeat in the Home Counties Premier Cricket League.

Brackley Town's James Armson beats Tamworth's Anthony Breslin at St James Park

Stalemate as Saints earn opening day point

Brackley Town’s fifth season in the Vanarama National League North kicked off with a stalemate against Tamworth in sweltering conditions that tested both teams to the full.

Banbury United match-winner Ricky Johnson

Johnson’s winner gives Puritans the perfect start

A solitary goal from Ricky Johnson saw Banbury United make the best possible start to life back in the premier division of the Evo-Stik Southern League.

Brackley Town manager Kevin Wilkin

Wilkin hopes a changeable summer will prove fruitful

Brackley Town manager Kevin Wilkin knows his new-look side will have to hit the ground running if they are to get off to a better start this time.

Great & Little Tew captain Andy Harris

Harris is looking forward to taking on the leaders

Great & Little Tew entertain Counties Premier Cricket League pacesetters Finchampstead with captain Andy Harris looking to upset the leaders.

Banbury United manager Mike Ford

Ford confident Puritans can cope at next level

Banbury United manager Mike Ford is confident his young side can be a success back in the premier division of the Evo-Stik Southern League.

Banbury bowler Brad Taylor sends down a delivery to High Wycombe batsman Garth Davson at White Post Road

Banbury will need leaders to slip up in the title race

It now looks increasingly likely that Banbury will have to rely on Finchampstead slipping up if they are to stay in the Home Counties Premier Cricket League title race.

Banbury United manager Mike Ford has some big decisions to make for Saturday's opener

Ford has big decisions to make for the opener

Banbury United are back where they belong and, 12 months on from the start of a successful promotion campaign, Southern League premier division football returns.

Ford says Puritans will stick to their principals video

Banbury United are back where they belong and, 12 months on from the start of a successful promotion campaign, Southern League premier division football returns.

Stuart Marsden helped Banbury Chestnuts to victory over Bicester

Wase leads the way for Chestnuts

Banbury Chestnuts beat Bicester 86-60 in division two of the Oxford & District Bowls League.

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UK’s greatest Olympic memories

Mo Farah, Jessica Ennis-Hill and Greg Rutherford grabbing gold in a 44-minute blitz at London 2012’s ‘Super Saturday’ has been hailed the nation’s favourite Olympic memory of all time.

Elias Katsoloudi scored the winner for Ardley United

Katsoloudi gives Ardley perfect start to campaign

Ardley United begin their FA Cup campaign this weekend.

Grahame Tilley in action at Snetterton

RAW on podium as Tilley takes a brace of seconds

Banbury based RAW Motorsports finished on the podium in both Ginetta GT4 Supercup races at Snetterton, with Grahame Tilley finishing second in the amateur class in both races.

Lewis Hamilton on his way to victory in Germany

Wolff happy with first half of season

Team boss Toto Wolff looked back on the first half of the Formula One season with great satisfaction.

Carole Galletly, Caroline Campion and Pam Shepherd with the Nowls Oxon Ladioes Triples trophy

Central take title on the final end

Banbury Central beat Banbury Borough on the last end to become Bowls Oxon Women’s Triples champions.

Westbury's Tom Gurney hit a half-century but the leaders still lost

Howe and Whilton lead way as Sandford find the runs

Cherwell Cricket League division four leaders Westbury lost a low scoring thriller by two wickets against Bicester & North Oxford.

Cropredy batsman Eli Heath faces a delivery as Oxford & Bletchingdon Nondescripts wicket keeper Jayden Kennedy and slip Asfan Ahmed look on

Bowlers come up trumps to justify Vickers’ decision

Cropredy enjoyed a comfortable six wicket victory over Oxford & Bletchingdon Nondescripts in Saturday’s division two fixture in the Cherwell Cricket League.

Haas F1 Team drivers Romain Grosjean and Esteban  Guti�rrez

Grosjean and Gutiérrez look to come back strongly

Haas F1 Team drivers Esteban Gutiérrez and Romain Grosjean will hope to come back strongly when the season resumes.

Esteban Gutierrez finished 11th for Banbury's Haas F1 Team in Germany

Gutiérrez and Grosjean finish strongly in German Grand Prix

Haas F1 Team drivers Esteban Gutiérrez and Romain Grosjean drove to hard-fought 11th and 13th place finishes in Sunday’s German Grand Prix Sunday at the Hockenheimring in Baden-Württemberg.

Great & Little Tew batsman Jordan Garrett was in top form at Harefield

Garrett and Moreton lead the way as Tew pick up vital victory

Great & Little Tew picked up 25 vital Home Counties Premier Cricket League points as they returned from Harefield with a victory.

High Wycombe batsman Edmund Casterton faces Banbury bowler Karl Penhale with wicket keeper Tom Bradbeer and slip Richard West looking on at White Post Road

Banbury see their title hopes dented by the champions

Banbury lost ground in the Home Counties Premier Cricket League title race after Saturday’s defeat by High Wycombe.

Haas F1 Team boss Guenther Steiner

Steiner looks for a positive result ahead of break

The Haas F1 Team has gone into its past two races with high hopes buoyed by productive practice sessions and strong qualifying performances.

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Rio Olympic scammers trick victims out of £300,000

Sports fans are being urged to be on the lookout for scams in the run-up to the Olympic Games in Rio, which start on Friday.

Great & Little Tew bowler Joe Thomas sends down a delivery against Slough

Harris looks for Tew to bounce back at Harefield

Great & Little Tew captain Andy Harris will be looking for his side to get back on track at basement boys Harefield on Saturday.

Alex Kapadia in action at Silverstone

Allos and Kapadia keep title hopes alive

Manhal Allos and Alex Kapadia kept their Radical European Masters title hopes alive with two podiums at Silverstone for RAW Motorsports.

The Aston Martin crews celebrate their success

Double podium success for Aston Martin

Aston Martin Racing achieved double podium success at the 6 Hours of Nürburgring, taking victory in the GTE Am class and 3rd in GTE Pro.

Burnham's Adnan Malik sends down a delivery to Banbury batsman Craig Haupt with wicket keeper Raja Rehman and slip Naseer Ahmed looking on

Champions next up as Banbury look to stay in title race

The Home Counties Premier Cricket League title race is hotting up.

Banbury United manager Mike Ford has seen his side blow and hot cold in pre-season

Ford issues warning as United blow hot and cold

The final warm-up games before the new football season take place over the next few days.

Joe Petersen on his way to victory in the doubles at Reading

Petersen paddles to double as Banbury seal third place

Banbury Canoe Club fought off tough competition to come third in the National Canoe & Kayak Marathon Championships for the second year in a row.

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