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Oxfordshire targeting ‘smoke free’ by 2025

Plans have been announced for Oxfordshire to become the first ‘smoke free’ county in the UK by 2025. Oxfordshire County Council has worked alongside local authorities, the NHS, and pressure groups to sign the NHS Smokefree Pledge. The Pledge was launched in January 2018 by Smokefree Action Coalition and has been endorsed by the Government Read More…

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Christ Church art heist: three valuable paintings stolen from picture gallery

Three high-value paintings were stolen from Christ Church Picture Gallery last night in a late-night heist.

Burglars broke into Christ Church gallery on St Aldates at 11pm last night, stealing three paintings from the 16th and 17th century, including a prized painting by renowned Dutch painter Sir Anthony van Dyck.