Fire service affords with gasoline cylinder tree fire in Oxfordshire

Firefighters at the scene of the blaze. Picture: Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service A GAS cylinder ‘significantly intensified’ a fire earlier this afternoon. Crews from Wallingford, Slade Park and Rewley Road tackled the outdoor blaze at just after 1pm, near Berrick Salome. The gas cylinder intensified the fire, which involved wood, compost and a large tree. Oxfordshire Fire…

Metropolis’s leisure centres starting up to reopen

News   Ferry Leisure Centre has already reopened. Picture: Simon Williams Leisure centres are starting to reopen on a varied schedule. Ferry Leisure centre opened its gym and swimming pool (adult lane swimming only) last Monday. Leys Pool and Leisure Centre is open for gym only. From Monday, Barton Leisure Centre will open for gym…

Most fresh Covid figures for Oxfordshire and UK

Latest Covid stats for Oxfordshire and the UK. Picture: Ed Nix POSITIVE cases of coronavirus in Oxfordshire have risen by 28 in the latest figures. No deaths were reported in the county in the latest statistics, released by the Government. The new cases were recorded as follows:  Oxford (eight) Cherwell (eight) South Oxfordshire (three) Vale of White Horse (six) West Oxfordshire…

Nation falls quiet in memory of Duke of Edinburgh

The nation fell silent in memory of the Duke of Edinburgh as his funeral began at Windsor Castle. The nation fell silent in memory of the Duke of Edinburgh as his funeral began at Windsor Castle. The Queen and her family have gathered to say farewell to the Duke, who died peacefully just over a…

Extra gyms and swimming pools are bid to reopen in Oxford

News   Stock image of swimmers in a swimming pool Leisure centres reopened to the public on April 12 and even more are set to open their doors this week. From today, Barton Leisure Centre will open for gym only and Leys Pools and Leisure will begin a phased swimming programme. Barton Pool is expected…

Henley Competition launches extra £50 carnival vogue occasion

Henley Festival is hosting an extra carnival style party ahead of the main event. The Summer Fling is a fun night with tickets costing £50. Read also: Festival firm gets vital culture grant to keep virtual event space afloat The party will feature DJ sets and entertainers. It will also have a vintage fun fair…


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Hubble these days captured an nearly honest fantastic thing about a galaxy cluster

A recent view captured by NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope impressively demonstrates the concept of gravitational lensing. Hubble captured an extraordinary view of galaxy cluster Abell 2813, located in the constellation of Cetus. Also known as ACO 2813, the cluster is so distant that light from it takes approximately 3.4 billion years to travel to reach…

Gentle-bending dance of binary sunless holes

A new NASA visualization traces how the black holes distort and redirect light emanating from an accretion disk. It shows a hypnotic dance of a pair of orbiting black holes. These black holes have mass as same as the millions of times the Sun’s mass. Among two black holes, a larger one with 200 million…

First entanglement-based completely quantum network established

Scientists worldwide are working on quantum internet to let quantum devices exchange some information within an environment that harnesses quantum mechanics’ weird laws. It will use quantum bits or qubits that can be 0 and 1 at the same time. Even though researchers are working on it now, but the truth is the first step…

Water and quantum magnets piece identical excessive physics

The boiling point of water is 100 degrees Celcius. Water canes its density during phase transition. Turnin up-the pressure could increase the boiling point until a pressure of 221 atmospheres where it boils at 374 degrees Celcius. In a new study, something strange happened: the liquid and gas merge into a single phase. Above this…

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Rock Flare Denims the Fashionable Methodology, Good Love Sofia Richie (For 95% Much less!)

Us Weekly has affiliate partnerships so we may receive compensation for some links to products and services. They say fashion trends always come back around, but sometimes it’s just hard to believe. For example, once flare jeans went out of style and we all started wearing skinny jeans instead, we figured flares had found their…

Pubs and restaurants ready to reopen to abet customers outside

Pubs and restaurants are ready to reopen in Oxford and across Oxfordshire as lockdown restrictions are about to be lifted. According to the Government's road map out of the coronavirus lockdown, pubs and restuarants can serve customers outside from Monday. Non-essential shops will also be able to reopen. But customers can not be served inside…

Oxford’s Park and Hasten and sightseeing buses will be support on Monday

Oxford's open-top bus tour and park and ride 300 service will return on Monday, in a boost to the city’s recovery from lockdown. The popular City Sightseeing Oxford tour will operate every half an hour on Mondays to Thursdays and every 20 minutes on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Non-essential shops can reopen from Monday, while…