Sat, 19th Apr 2014

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Asbestos timebomb: Deaths set to peak over next two years, says family who lost grandad

8:50am Saturday 19th April 2014

Bicester Advertiser: aughters and grandchildren of Larrie Lewington, clockwise from front left, Callum Lewington, 13, Summer Clapperton, two, Rebecca Lewington, 31, Louis Clapperton, six, Charlie Unwin, seven, Evie Unwin, 11, Jessica Lewington, 30, Jake Cross, 11

THE family of a man who died after years of exposure to asbestos have warned of a “ticking timebomb” as deaths from the disease are expected to peak over the next two years.

Prison officer assault trial date set

8:40am Saturday 19th April 2014

Bicester Advertiser: Bullingdon Prison

A 25-YEAR-old man who denies assaulting two prison officers will go on trial next month.

Stretch of A420 will shut for seven weeks

8:40am Saturday 19th April 2014

Bicester Advertiser: Storrington road closure for £150,000 drainage works

Part of a major road through Oxfordshire is to close for seven weeks this summer while it is repaired.

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Sport

Oxford United in a spot of bother after being sunk by controversial penalty

9:30am Saturday 19th April 2014

Bicester Advertiser: Ryan Williams sums up the mood around the Kassam Stadium as he misses a good chance in the second half as Oxford United lost 1-0 to fellow play-off hopefuls York City

OXFORD United felt hard done by as their crunch meeting with fellow play-off hopefuls York City was decided by a hotly-contested penalty.

CRICKET: Kingston retain crown after dominant display

8:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

Bicester Advertiser: Kingston Bagpuize, who retained the Oxfordshire Indoor Competition title

Kingston Bagpuize retained the Oxfordshire Indoor Competition title with an emphatic 66-run victory over Horspath in the final at St Gregory the Great School, Oxford.

CYCLE SPEEDWAY: Comeback proves in vain as Horspath pipped by Poole

8:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

Bicester Advertiser: Horspath’s Zac Payne (left) and Mark Boaler en route to victory over Poole’s Will Bristowe and Aaron Smith (right)

Horspath Hammers were edged out 91-87 in their South and South Wales League Division 1 clash at home to Poole Comets.

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