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When W (yes, W) marked the end of the Dictionary

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On 19 April 1928 the final section, or fascicle, of the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary was published.
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The Energy Trading Gamble! - Nicholas Newman

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Did you know that energy traders are playing a vital part in keeping Europe’s energy prices competitive and supplying countries with their energy needs?
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Retail spend on ‘Internet of Things’ to Reach $2.5bn by 2020 - Oxford Prospect

Retail spend on ‘Internet of Things’ to Reach $2.5bn by 2020 - Oxford Prospect | Oxford Today | Scoop.it
New data from Juniper Research has revealed that retailers seeking to capitalise on IoT (Internet of Things) technologies will spend an estimated $2.5 billion in hardware and installation costs, nearly a fourfold increase over this year’s estimated $670 million spend.
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Gurteen Knowledge Letter: Issue 182 - August 2015 - Oxford Prospect

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Gurteen Knowledge Letter: Issue 182 – August 2015 Contents Introduction to the August 2015 Knowledge Letter Happy birthday to the World Cafe. Knowledge Sciences Symposium: St. Bonaventure University October 8-9 Monty Python – Philosophy for …
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Oxfordshire Cricket Launches First Women’s Softball Cricket Tournament - Oxford Prospect

Oxfordshire Cricket Launches First Women’s Softball Cricket Tournament - Oxford Prospect | Oxford Today | Scoop.it
The Oxfordshire Cricket Board (OCB) is proud to announce the launch of their first ever softball cricket tournament for women on Sunday 30th August at Thame Town CC. The event will start at 11am and will feature teams from Thame Town, Horley and Shipton-Under-Wychwood. The tournament is aimed at newcomers to the game, giving them an opportunity to experience a form of competitive cricket with players of a similar standard in a friendly environment.
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Book Signing at Didcot Railway Centre - Oxford Prospect

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David Maidment, the author of a new book entitled ‘Great Western Eight Coupled Heavy Freight Locomotives’ will be at Didcot Railway Centre from mid-day on Saturday 29 August to sign any copies purchased from the on site bookshop.
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Connecting up Europe’s Power Grid

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Caption: The interconnectors linking the Baltic States with Finland Nicholas Newman European Energy Review 5 August 2015 – A bird’s eye view of Europe reveals a complex network of... #connectingupeuropefacility #electricityinterconnectorprojects #europeannetworksystemoperatorselectricity
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BMW Car Club Festival - Oxford Prospect

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Thousands of BMWs will converge at the Heritage Motor Centre when it hosts the annual BMW Car Club Festival on Sunday 16 August. The event, which is Europe’s largest gathering of BMW’s, promises to be even bigger than last year. Up to 3,000 models including M Power, Alpina, ZED, as well as modern, classic and modified models plus MINI’s will take part in the popular show.
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How to recycle CO2

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Nicholas Newman EniDay 31 July 2015 The oil industry has come up with a practical method of using CO2 gas before storing it underground. The technique, known as Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR), improves oil recovery rates and prolong the operating life of mature oil fields.
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BLENHEIM PALACE FESTIVAL OF LITERATURE, FILM AND MUSIC

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BLENHEIM PALACE FESTIVAL OF LITERATURE, FILM AND MUSIC ANNOUNCES NEW SPEAKERS FOR 2015 PROGRAMME
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Oxfordshire Cricket appoints new Performance Cricket Manager - Oxford Prospect

Oxfordshire Cricket appoints new Performance Cricket Manager - Oxford Prospect | Oxford Today | Scoop.it
The Oxfordshire Cricket Board (OCB) is delighted to announce that as of August 10th 2015, Mark Farmer will take up the position of Performance Cricket Manager.
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Sign Up | LinkedIn

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This is a slide presentation by Jolanta Ryba based on a report for an Open University course module "An introduction to retail management and marketing"is is a slide presentation based on a report for an Open University course module "An introduction to retail management and marketing"This is a slide presentation based on a report for an Open University course module "An introduction to retail management and marketing"This is a slide presentation based on a report for an Open University course module "An introduction to retail management and marketing"

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Journalism Toolbox

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Here below is a list of useful journalism resources that could help you in your work as a journalist, reporter, broadcaster, public relations etc. Resources include details of training, money, grants, jobs, fees, networking, education, e-book publishing... #appsandgadgets #cioj #ebookpublishing
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Oldest Ally, Lost Twin - Oxford Prospect

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On the edge of the continent of Europe is a small country that once had a massive empire, including large parts of the American continent
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Autumn at Blenheim Palace - Oxford Prospect

Autumn at Blenheim Palace - Oxford Prospect | Oxford Today | Scoop.it
Head to Blenheim Palace this season and see the park burst to life with the colour whilst walking around the 2000-acre ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped parkland. Don’t miss the ‘finest view in England’ in all its autumnal glory.
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Royal Mail’s recommended last posting dates for Christmas 2015. - Oxford Prospect

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Royal Mail’s recommended last posting dates for Christmas 2015.
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GREENE KING IPA INVITES OXFORD RESIDENTS FOR A PINT AND TO STAR IN NEW AD - Oxford Prospect

GREENE KING IPA INVITES OXFORD RESIDENTS FOR A PINT AND TO STAR IN NEW AD - Oxford Prospect | Oxford Today | Scoop.it
GREENE KING IPA INVITES OXFORD RESIDENTS FOR A PINT AND TO STAR IN NEW AD Greene King IPA is calling for local Oxford residents to head to Turf Tavern, on 2nd September for their chance …
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Grundig’s stylish new premium black home appliance collection - Oxford Prospect

Grundig’s stylish new premium black home appliance collection - Oxford Prospect | Oxford Today | Scoop.it
Black is back! The ‘it’ colour for stylish kitchens this autumn, Grundig’s new range of glossy black appliances are at the cutting-edge of product design. The new eye-catching collection includes a fridge freezer, tumble dryer, washing machine and dishwasher, and is the latest in a long line of elegant innovations from the German designed brand.
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The Mousetrap - Oxford Playhouse - Oxford Prospect

The Mousetrap - Oxford Playhouse - Oxford Prospect | Oxford Today | Scoop.it
Agatha Christie's play The Mousetrap is a legend and is undoubtedly a tour-de-force of thriller writing. Playing non-stop in the West End for more than sixty years, attracting audiences from all over the world, it is as perfectly constructed as a Swiss watch.
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Prospects for Australian oil and gas companies

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Caption: “Flag of Australia” Nicholas Newman Asia Oil & Gas Monitor (AsianOil) 5 August 2015 – Australia’s hydrocarbon resources and geographical position have allowed it to become the leading supplier of liquid natural gas (LNG) to Asia-Pacific markets and... #bp #oilfieldservices #originenergy
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KING CHARLES III A future history play by Mike Bartlett - Oxford Prospect

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The Queen is dead: after a lifetime of waiting, Prince Charles ascends the throne. A future of power. But how to rule?
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Fuel from algae

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Nicholas Newman EniDay 31 July 2015 Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have discovered a way to turn a small mixture of algae and water into a kind of crude oil in less than an hour.
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Amazon wins race to sign Jeremy Clarkson - Oxford Prospect

Amazon wins race to sign Jeremy Clarkson - Oxford Prospect | Oxford Today | Scoop.it
Amazon wins race to sign Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May for new car show available exclusively for Amazon Prime members Global deal sees trio reunite with first season scheduled to premiere in 2016
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What’s on in August

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 What’s on in August Oxford Shakespeare Festival The Comedy of Errors 3rd – 15th August Unlocked are playing host to 8 weeks of open air performances from the fantastic Oxford Shakespeare Festival, and it has...
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Autonomous Braking – vehicle safety technology that can save lives - lines.be

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Autonomous Braking – vehicle safety technology that can save lives
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Responsible Energy Leadership Workshops Launched - Oxford Prospect

Responsible Energy Leadership Workshops Launched - Oxford Prospect | Oxford Today | Scoop.it
By: Nicholas Newman It is clear many of the problems that the global energy industry faces today are a failure to provide effective and responsible energy leadership. Examples of energy leadership failure can be seen …
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