Thames Valley Police Constable who feigned injury quits

A TVP Constable resigned from his position after claiming an injury prevented him from working but who was actually on holiday.

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Banbury’s McDonalds goes into the digital age

The McDonalds drive through restaurant on Beaumont Road is undergoing a 6 week transformation to take it into the digital age.

Claire Richards, formerly of Steps,  is supporting the Specsaver competition NNL-180419-124610001

All eyes on Banbury’s spectacle wearers

Spec Savers is searching for glass wearing Banbury residents to take part in a competition to find the Spectacle Wearer of the Year 2018.

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Brackley food business to offer direct degree route

Brackley’s Avara Foods, formerly Faccenda, will offer a new way to earn a degree in food science and food engineering from September.

Dinosaurs are coming to Banbury

Dinosaurs are coming to Banbury

Animatronic dinosaurs will make Castle Quay their home on Saturday, April 28 from 11am until 4pm.

Tamsin Brewis and the office team at Water Babies Bucks and Beds, on Middleton Road, Banbury NNL-181204-102137001

Banbury chocoholics go on the wagon for charity

A Banbury company has raised £100 for charity by completing a month without chocolate and other snacks.


Picture Gallery: Just days left of silent KHH auction

Fancy visiting Goodwood or hanging a signed Pele photograph on your walls, well they are some of the amazing items up for grabs in the Katharine House Hospice’s silent auction.

Robin Young of Banbury has set up a one stop for all fitness website NNL-180328-163232001

Banbury fitness enthusiast shows his savvy side

A Banbury fitness buff tired of endlessly browsing the internet for that must-have fitness accessory at the right price has launched his own fitness comparison website.

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Update: Police issues charges following Banbury raids

Following nine drug raids across Banbury early Wednesday, April 18 Thames Valley Police have charged a number of people.

Shipston town centre is packed during the Proms 2017

Shipston gearing up for biggest party yet

Organisers of the Shipston Proms are putting a call out to all musicians in the area to make this anniversary year bigger than ever.

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VIDEO: Arrests over drug supply in Banbury dawn raids

Thames Valley Police carried out a number of warrants to crack down on “county lines” drugs in Banbury, today, Wednesday, April 18.

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Gala Dinner and rugby great for Adderbury charity

Katharine House Hospice will an host an extravagant Gala Dinner at Blenheim Palace on April 26 with a very special guest.

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Getting crafty at Banbury’s Cornhill Centre

Older people in the Banbury area are invited to try ‘Craft ‘n’ Chat’ at a free workshop at The Cornhill Centre, Castle Street tomorrow, Wednesday, April 18.

Clubs across Oxfordshire want to encourage more female golfers

Girls Golf Rocks free taster

Banburyshire girls between the ages of five and 18 are invited to Tadmarton Heath Golf Club this Saturday, April 21 for a free taster event.

John and Janet Gentry, from Brackley, celebrate their Diamond wedding anniversary NNL-180504-172139001

Diamond couple put celebrations on hold

Celebrations were subdued for a Brackley couple celebrating 60 years of marriage.

Guitarist Oliver Darling will be performing with his Living Legends

Living Legends set to rock Shipston for one night only

A Lower Brailes musician is performing for one night only with his band of ’living legends’ who have worked with a who’s who of musical greats.

Steam engine at Bloxham Steam Rally NNL-170626-175010001

Bloxham’s rallying call to join milestone celebration

A rallying call has gone out to vintage vehicle owners to be part of the 50th anniversary celebrations of one of the area’s most popular events.

Banbury classical guitarist has a new album out NNL-181004-092620001

A Banbury classical guitarist releases album after finding his true calling

An Oxford University graduate has put his education aside and followed his true passion for music.

The Handlebar Moustache Club hold their AGM in Banbury NNL-180904-094217001

Hirsute owners club visits Banbury for annual meet

Over 50 men bedecked with ‘a hirsute appendage of the upper lip, with graspable extremities’ visited Banbury last week for the annual general meeting of the Handlebar Moustache Club.

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