Donation ahead of Tadmarton charity golf day for Brodey Cancer Centre

A Great Bourton housing developer has donated £500 to Tadmarton Heath Golf Club's charity day in aid of the Horton General Hospital's cancer centre next week.

Police custody inspection ‘positive’ but some safety concerns

Police custody inspection ‘positive’ but some safety concerns

People taken into custody by Thames Valley Police were held in generally clean and well-maintained cells and were treated respectfully, inspectors found.

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Spitfire flypast highlight of action-packed Armed Forces Day in Banbury

Banbury will pay tribute to servicemen and women past, present and future with an action-packed Armed Forces Day that will include a Spitfire flypast.

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Proposal for up to 90 homes outside Banbury

Permission for up to 90 houses on the outskirts of Banbury could be given at a council meeting tomorrow (Thursday, June 21).

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Banbury fans hopeful after win in first England match

England fans in Banbury were both relieved and positive after England won the first game of their World Cup against Tunisia last night (Monday, June 19).


Witness appeal after woman fights off handbag thief

A woman was ‘left shaken’ after fighting off a suspected teenager who tried to steal her handbag in Banbury.

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Revised Bretch Hill youth centre plans set for approval?

Revised plans for a new building to replace a run-down community centre in Bretch Hill have been recommended for approval.

Banbury mum-of-three dies in Birmingham hit-and-run

Banbury mum-of-three dies in Birmingham hit-and-run

A mother-of-three from Banbury died after being knocked down in a hit and run collision in Birmingham on Saturday night (June 16).

Police news

Car fire and five-vehicle crash on M40 near Banbury

A car fire and a crash involving five vehicles on the M40 near Banbury have caused delays for motorists this morning (Tuesday, June 19).


Pictures: Thousands cheer on top cyclists as Women’s Tour rides through Banburyshire

Thousands of people came to cheer on some of the world’s best cyclists as the 2018 Women’s Tour raced through Banburyshire.

Emergency services worked together to bring the parachutist down near Hinton-in-the-Hedges airfield. Photo: Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service

Parachutist caught in power cables near Brackley

A parachutist got caught in power cables near Brackley on Saturday and was left dangling in the air for 45 minutes before being rescued.


VIDEO: Banbury getting behind England with decorated houses

Houses across Banbury have been covered in St George's flags ahead of England's opening match of the World Cup this evening (Monday, June 18).

Police News

Summer burglary crackdown in north Oxfordshire

A summer crackdown on burglaries in Cherwell and west Oxfordshire has been launched by police today (Monday, June 18).

Police news

Man charged with sexual offences after Middleton Cheney incident

A man was charged with sexual offences after allegedly exposing himself to a woman and acting suspiciously outside a school in Middleton Cheney.

Horton General Hospital

Hospital patients asked to nominate staff for award

Patients are being asked to nominate hospital staff who have gone above and beyond the call of duty.

St. Mary's Church, Bloxham.

Bloxham Vicar relieved pews ordeal can be put to rest

A vicar is relieved an ordeal over the removal of a number of hazardous pews from his historic church 12 years ago is finally over.

HanFest 2017

Farming celebration returns to Hanwell

The celebration of all the fabulous food and drink produced in Banburyshire returns to Hanwell next month.

Banbury School Day Nursery director Andrea Brooker (centre left) with staff and children after being voted Banbury Guardian's Nursery of the Year 2018 NNL-181206-105326001

Banbury Guardian Nursery of the Year revealed

The director at Banbury Guardian’s Nursery of the Year 2018 thanked her staff for their first award in 38 years.

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Hardwick set for deep clean as part of Cherwell ‘blitz’

Hardwick estate is the latest area of Banbury to be undergoing a deep clean as part of a council campaign next week.

England start their FIFA World Cup on Monday

Banbury looking forward to World Cup start

So are people in Banbury looking forward to watching England and the rest of the countries in the FIFA World Cup?

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