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12 July 2014 Last updated at 17:04

Video released of £100m revamp planComputer generated image of the planned Botley District Centre

A computer-generated video is released of how a planned £100m village shopping development near Oxford will look.

 Jayden ParkinsonTeen 'thought body burial was pets'

The teenager who helped the killer of Jayden Parkinson bury her body in a graveyard tells a court he thought he was burying a cat and a dog.

Graven Hill in BicesterCouncil 'confident' over MoD base

A council says it is confident the Ministry of Defence will keep its logistics base in Oxfordshire when it consolidates it operations.

  • Motor racing on public roads plan

    David Cameron, speaking at the Williams facility in Oxfordshire, says the government is to give local authorities the power to stage motor races on public roads.

  • Secret chocolate stash found in book

    Students in a Cambridge University library were left a secret cache of brain food - bars of chocolate hidden in a hollowed-out edition of The Oxford Companion to English Literature.

Peter Henley, Political editor, South of England Article written by Peter Henley Peter Henley Political editor, South of England



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