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Many thanks for joining us today, and we'll be back from 08:00 tomorrow with all the latest, news, views, pictures and video from around the county. 

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The next UK prime minister Theresa May lives in the Berkshire village of Sonning.
Constituents of Maidenhead MP Theresa May speak about the politician, who will become Prime Minister on Wednesday.

Theresa May's Oxford college sends congratulations

Theresa May's former college at Oxford University has congratulated her on her appointment as leader of the Tory party. 

Theresa May enters No 10, probably for the last time before becoming PM
Theresa May enters No 10, probably for the last time before becoming PM

A spokesperson from St Hugh's says becoming prime minister is an "outstanding achievement". 

Mrs May studied geography there between 1974 and 1977.

Search called off after woman's body found

Police officers searching for a missing woman from Woodstock have discovered a body.

It was located in Shotover Park, Headington, this afternoon and is believed to be the body of 45-year-old Sara McDonald, who was last seen in Woodstock yesterday.

Det Insp Jim Holmes said: “Sara’s next of kin has been informed and our thoughts are with her family at this difficult time.”

LibFest film to be screened in honour of teenage road victim

A documentary about this year's LibFest will be premiered at a cinema in Witney tonight. 

Liberty Baker
Liberty Baker

Libfest is a music festival set up in memory of teenager Liberty Baker, who was killed when she was hit by a car walking to school in the town in 2014. 

The film by local filmmaker Chris Joynes will be shown in the Cineworld cinema at 18:00.

Council's digital plans aim to help save £15m

Serena Martin

BBC Radio Oxford

Oxfordshire residents will be encouraged to contact the county council online more frequently as part of plans to save £15 million from the authority's budget.

Using the internet to contact council

The council has unveiled cost-saving proposals today, which include streamlining its back-office functions and reducing the number of properties it owns.

Job cuts have not been ruled out, as the council looks to meet the funding shortfall.

The proposals, which are recommended for approval, will go before councillors next week.

Witnesses to fatal A40 crash urged to come forward

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses following a fatal collision on the A40 northern bypass last week.

Shortly after 03:30 on Tuesday a pedestrian was hit by a heavy goods vehicle on the eastbound carriageway.

The pedestrian, a 32-year-old man from Oxford, died at the scene. 

We are continuing to investigate the circumstances of this fatal collision and I would like to appeal for any witnesses who saw anything which may be relevant to the investigation to contact police.

PC Alan Turnbull

Police appeal over missing Woodstock woman

Police are appealing for help in finding a woman from Woodstock who has been missing since yesterday.

Sara McDonald
Thames Valley Police
Sara McDonald

Sara McDonald, 45, was last seen in Oxford Street, Woodstock, between about 16:00 and 18:00.

Sara is white, 5ft 7ins, with black hair styled in a bob.

She is known to walk her dog in Shotover Park, Headington, and frequents Blenheim Palace, Goring and Didcot in Oxfordshire.

Gate climber impaled through buttocks

Firefighters in Oxford were called at about 23:45 to the Angel and Greyhound pub in St Clement's Street

Gate climber impaled through buttocks

A man had an "extremely lucky" escape after impaling his buttocks on railings behind a pub leading onto a meadow.

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It's Captain John for the U's

Adam Williams

BBC Sport

John Lundstram is the new captain of Oxford United.

John Lundstram
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The 22-year-old midfielder was offered the role during a meeting with head coach Michael Appleton on Monday, which the former Everton player duly accepted less than a year after arriving at the club. 

He follows in the footsteps of Jake Wright, who had been United captain for five years before his departure from the club at the weekend. 

'Extremely lucky' escape for man impaled outside pub

A man had an "extremely lucky" escape after his backside became impaled on railings outside a pub.

Angel and Greyhound pub in Oxford's St Clement's Street
Angel and Greyhound pub in Oxford's St Clement's Street

The 41-year-old had tried to leave the Angel and Greyhound Meadow in Oxford by climbing over a park gate protected by wrought-iron spiked railings. 

He had spent the evening drinking with friends and fell onto the spikes, one of which speared his buttocks. 

Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service (OFRS) said the spike missed all his major blood vessels and organs.

Early humans could have learned tool skills from monkeys

Oxford University researchers say Brazilian capuchins have been monkeying around with stone tools for hundreds, possibly thousands, of years.

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The evidence is the earliest archaeological proof of monkeys using tools outside Africa. 

It raises the possibility that early humans may have been influenced by watching monkeys with stone tools, say the scientists.

Man dies in two-car collision

Police accident generic

Police accident generic

Man dies in two-car collision

One man dies and another is in hospital with serious injuries after a road crash.

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Travel latest: Severe delays on A40

Hats fit for a PM

Liz Felix from Liz Felix Millinery
Liz Felix from Liz Felix Millinery

There aren't many who can claim to supply hats to a future prime minister. But Henley's Liz Felix of Liz Feliz Millinery - who counts Theresa May as a customer - is now a member of the exclusive club.

And what is perhaps a good sign for the country, Mrs May, we're told, is a decisive customer who knows her own mind...

Her manners are impeccable. She's a very nice lady. She's quite decisive about what she likes and what she doesn't like - which is great. Very easy to deal with... a pleasure to sell hats to.

Liz Felix

Oxfordshire man dies in two-car crash near Wallingford

One man has died and another is in hospital with serious injuries after a road crash near Wallingford last night

Thames Valley Police said a red VW Golf travelling south crashed into trees alongside the A4074 at Ipsden at about 22:30. 

A Ford Focus following behind struck the debris and the Golf. 

The unnamed driver of the Golf, a 36-year-old man from Oxfordshire, died as a result of his injuries. 

A4142 Eastern by-pass southbound closed

A4142 Eastern by-pass road southbound closed due to police incident between A40 London Road / North Way / Bayswater Road (Headington Roundabout) and Horspath Driftway.

Police are turning traffic around at Headington. 

Lorry cab catches fire on M40

Paul Marriott

BBC Coventry & Warwickshire

Fire crews were called to tackle a blaze in a lorry cab on the M40 this morning.

The vehicle caught fire between junction 12, at Gaydon, and 11, at Banbury, on the southbound carriageway at 05:37.

Op for boy, 3, with external organs

A chance meeting with doctors David and Jacquie Williams in Ghana means Ethan Suglo is hours away from a life-saving operation in Oxford.  

Ethan in the Cotswolds

Op for boy, 3, with external organs

A three-year-old from Ghana born with his organs outside his abdomen is to undergo life-saving surgery at an Oxford hospital.

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Boy with organs outside his abdomen flown to Oxford for surgery

A three-year-old born with his organs outside his abdomen is about to undergo life-saving surgery in Oxford thanks to a chance meeting with an English couple. 

Ethan Suglo is to have an operation at the John Radcliffe Hospital
Ethan's Lifesaving Surgery
Ethan Suglo is to have an operation at the John Radcliffe Hospital

Ethan Suglo, from Ghana, has exomphalos which can be fatal but is routinely treated in the UK. 

Last year his father Charles met doctors David and Jacquie Williams when they were visiting Ghana and asked them to examine his son. 

They have now raised £39,000 and flown Ethan to the UK for surgery.

Power station demolition 'in two weeks'

Didcot Power Station collapse
Thames Valley Police

Letters have been sent to people living nearby to inform them preparations for the explosive demolition have started.  

Didcot Power Station collapse

Power station demolition 'in two weeks'

The demolition of the remaining section of Didcot Power Station could be carried out in two weeks time.

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Grandpont Nature Preserve, in Oxford, by Christina Allen
Christina Allen
Grandpont Nature Preserve, in Oxford, by Christina Allen