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Man charged with Knightcote murder pleads not guilty

A man charged with the murder of his estranged wife in her Knightcote home has pleaded not guilty.

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Outrage over plans to close Banbury magistrates’ court

The government has revealed plans to close Banbury magistrates’ court causing an outcry from many who describe it as a ‘hammer blow to local justice’.

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Potential Commonwealth Games cyclist’s bike stolen from train at Banbury

A young cyclist training for the Commonwealth Games had his bicycle stolen from a train as it stopped in Banbury yesterday (Wednesday, January 16).

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Linda Finau, whose mother made a direct appeal for her to come home. Photo: Thames Valley Police NNL-180117-134054001

Mum makes heartfelt appeal to missing girl with Banbury links

The mother of a missing girl with Banbury links has made a direct appeal to her daughter as police release CCTV images of her in McDonald’s on Saturday (January 13).

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Thames Valley Police are holding a recruitment day

Police to hold recruitment drive in Banbury

Have you ever fancied a career fighting crime and putting away the bad guys?

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Trading standards officers revealed a Banbury couple's fake business by buying a shirt purportedly signed by footballer Wayne Rooney, pictured at a real signing with old club Manchester United FC, which was proven to be forged. Photo: Dorset County Council NNL-180115-152209001

Rooney helps reveal Banbury couple’s £1m fake football memorabilia fraud

A Banbury couple’s £1m business selling fake signed football memorabilia was disrupted with the help of Wayne Rooney.

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Linda Finau has been missing since Friday, January 5. Photo courtesy of Thames Valley Police NNL-180115-135442001

Help needed to find missing teenage girl with Banbury links

A 16-year-old girl from Bicester who has links to Banbury has been missing for ten days and police are concerned for her welfare.

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Car break-ins are on the rise

Motorists warned after rise in car break-ins

Almost a quarter of a million cars were broken into according to new figures, with more than half of all police forces in England, Scotland and Wales reporting an increase in thefts from cars over the previous year.

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TVPolice cracked down on drink driving over Christmas

Thames Valley festive drink drive campaign sees arrests rise

Statistics from Thames Valley Police’s Operation Holly shows an increase in arrests for drink/drug driving across the district compared to last years figures.

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Peter England was jailed for 11 years over sexual offences in Oxfordshire. Photo: Thames Valley Police NNL-180901-160645001

Man jailed for 11 years after raping Oxfordshire girl

A man has been jailed for 11 years after being found guilty of raping a girl from Oxfordshire.

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A man and a woman from Waltham Gardens, Banbury, are charged with being members of banned far-right group National Action NNL-180901-131038009

Banbury pair plead not guilty over banned far-right group membership charges

A man and a woman from Banbury, charged with being members of banned far-right group National Action, pleaded not guilty in court today (Tuesday, January 9).

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Banbury terror arrests: woman released but longer custody stay for man

A man from Banbury arrested on suspicion of being part of a banned far-right group in national anti-terror raids will be staying in custody for longer but a woman has been released under investigation.

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He was given a suspended sentence

Kineton nurse found with indecent images of children on laptop avoids jail

A Kineton nurse who worked at a nursing home has lost his job and is to lose his home after the police arrested him and found indecent images of children on his laptop.
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These are the new laws that will come into force in the UK in 2018

These are the new laws that will come into force in the UK in 2018

A new year usually brings with it a raft of changes and that’s certainly the case for new laws.

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PCC Anthony Stansfeld is seeking views on the tax increase proposals

Banburyshire police commissioners welcome funding changes through council tax hike

More money could be made available for police forces across Banburyshire but only if council tax is increased.

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Banbury man and woman arrested over alleged terror offences

A man and a woman from Banbury are among six people arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences by being members of banned neo-Nazi group National Action today (Wednesday, January 3).

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Thieves steal from animal charity

Heartless robbers have broken into an animal charity’s storage garage and taken bags and bags of cat food.

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What you can do if you spot the signs of domestic abuse this Christmas

What you can do if you spot the signs of domestic abuse this Christmas

While most of us celebrate the Christmas season with festivities and merriment, for victims of domestic abuse the Christmas period is one of the hardest times of year to access support, a leading domestic abuse charity has revealed.

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Shoppers warned of ATM crime during last minute Christmas shopping

Shoppers warned of ATM crime during last minute Christmas shopping

For those preparing to do last minute Christmas shopping today, shoppers are being urged to stay alert when taking out cash at ATMs.

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Fire broke out at garages on Appleby Close on Wednesday night.

UPDATE: Vehicles destroyed in garage fire in Banbury

Two motorbikes, a quad bike and several cars were destroyed in a garage fire in Appleby Close in the early hours of this morning, Thursday.
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