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Fundraiser: Martin Brewster is cycling to Paris in memory of his wife Pat

I’m cycling to Paris in memory of my wife

Information Commissioner rules Thames Valley Police wrong to keep secret if it used terrorism act to spy on journalists

Information Commissioner rules Thames Valley Police wrong to keep secret if it used terrorism act to spy on journalists

BMW catches fire on the M40 southbound between Bicester and Oxford

UPDATE: BMW catches fire on the M40 southbound between Bicester and Oxford

Firms being urged to support fostering

Firms being urged to support fostering

County Hall could be sold or leased out as Oxfordshire County Council seeks to make extra savings

County hoping to make extra cash from property portfolio

Call for more powers for councils to protect young

‘New powers needed to fight grooming’

Toddler injured after bus crashes into scaffolding

Toddler injured after bus crashes into scaffolding

Bucking the trend: Lynn Knapp

Expert issues warning on ‘lost generation’ over poor SAT tests

Outstanding: Joseph Hermsen, four, left, Toby Morgan, four, centre, pre-school manager Dilys Beaumont and other children climbing a tree

Forest schools make ‘outstanding’ lessons flourish

Scales of Justice: 17 cases heard at Banbury and Oxford Magistrates Court

Scales of Justice: 17 cases heard at Banbury and Oxford Magistrates Court

Two men died in the microlight accident

Two killed after their microlight crashes at airfield

Kady Chandler, Bethany Mazey, Amelia Jones and Ellie Storrar

Girls dance to glory in world championship finals

Mary Davis from Shilton near Carterton has been found safe and well

UPDATED: Missing woman, 83, is reunited with her family

Two men have died after a microlight crash in Enstone

Two men have died after a microlight crash in Enstone

Colourful: Competitors enjoy the dye party after last year’s event

It’s a 5km event to ‘dye’ for in charity run with a difference

Events held across Oxford for Alice's Day on 150th anniversary

Events held across Oxford for Alice's Day on 150th anniversary

Flying the flag: From left, Olly Plews, Experience Oxford partnership manager, Anita Eger, digital marketing officer, Ulrike Werner, marketing assistant, and Martin Walker, head of marketing and development, in Oxford city centre

Oxfordshire tourist agency vows to keep working to attract the US visitors

Poignant: PM David Cameron at Chipping Norton Medical Centre observes the minute’s silence

County halts in tribute to the victims of Tunisian massacre

Blaze hits West Hagbourne cottage

Blaze hits West Hagbourne cottage

Churchill gift makes £12,000 at auction

Churchill gift makes £12,000 at auction

Concerns: Sue Dickinson with her disabled daughter Jody, 26

Our care cost quadrupled: I just thought they‘d made a mistake

Ambitious: The world record attempt

Delight as ‘unique’ new world record set

Flag of hope: Zak Harper’s stepdad Richard Dixon, Patrick Taylor, of Oxfordshire Mind, Joanne Williams, of fundraisers’ group Team Ziggy, and Zak’s mum Jacqueline

Sky’s now the limit after family raise £20,000 in memory of Zak

Excited: Lynda Atkins is the first female chairwoman of the Oxfordshire RBL

First for Oxfordshire as mayor Lynda takes on Legion top job

Changing times: Oxford University professor Danny Dorling

Young people being squeezed out of Oxford as house prices climb higher

Enjoying the weather: Anddreea Dumitru, 35, with her nieces Mara Carasol, six, left, and Ana Carasol, three, at Hinksey Pool

Thunderstorms warning follows the heatwave

Mary Spicer took this shot of fork lightning from her home in Tackley in the early hours of Wednesday

UPDATE: Video: Another warm day for Oxfordshire...but make the most of it because rain and thunder are on the way

Homeless hound: Kenny, a collie-cross staffie

Kenny is looking for love after 500 days homeless

Fire crews put out thatched cottage blaze in West Hagbourne

Update: Quick actions save Grade-II listed thatched cottage in West Hagbourne from blaze

Fears as hospital’s future put in doubt

Fears as hospital’s future put in doubt

Vic Moore

Man awarded for devotion to first aid training

Set for transformation? Oxford city centre

The £1.6bn investment that ‘would keep us at the global cutting edge’

Scales of Justice: 18 cases heard at Banbury and Oxford Magistrates Court

Scales of Justice: 18 cases heard at Banbury and Oxford Magistrates Court

Hairdresser starts fundraising bid in honour of her late sister

Hairdresser starts fundraising bid in honour of her late sister

Cooling off: Josiah Haines, six, at Hinksey Outdoor Pool

It’s hotter than Rio as Oxfordshire sweats it out in a sizzling 31C

Man hurt in crash on A420

Man hurt in crash on A420

Sunseekers make the most of the weather as highs of 33.4C are recorded in Oxfordshire

Sunseekers make the most of the weather as highs of 33.4C are recorded in Oxfordshire + top tips to stay cool

Farewell: 1 Regiment RLC leaves Germany

Regiment leaves Germany for new county home

Delays on First Great Western trains between Oxford and Worcester due to signalling problem

Delays on First Great Western trains between Oxford and Worcester due to signalling problem

Crews tackle blaze in North Leigh

Crews tackle blaze in North Leigh

Big moment: Dr Richard Stephenson unveils the plaque

Bicester Community Hospital is officially opened

‘Patients ignored by ambulance service’

‘Patients ignored by ambulance service’

‘Bad news’: Richard Peacock, chief executive of Soha Housing

Housing boss ‘totally against’ expanded Right to Buy policy

Poignant moment: Eddy and John Smythe at Johnny Smythe’s grave with their  half-brother John Harvey

Tributes paid by friends and family to a black RAF veteran

Importance: Spires principal Sue Croft

Tackling self-harm prioritised as hospitalisation figure rises

Congestion causing delays on buses in and out of Oxford

Congestion causing delays on buses in and out of Oxford

Internal investigation at ambulance service call centre in Bicester

Internal investigation at ambulance service call centre in Bicester

Power to the people: Adriano Figueiredo, Peter Addyman, Liz Shatford, Jim Davis and Jane Jackson are involved in plans to build a hydro-electric power plant at Sandford Weir

Villagers float hydro-electric power plans

Omid Ali

Police officer given written warning after failing to investigate girl's claim of sex with older man in Oxford

House in North Leigh saved after smoke alarm alerted neighbours to fire

House in North Leigh saved after smoke alarm alerted neighbours to fire

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