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"Tolkien's Tree" removed from Botanic Garden

Tom Calver / 1st September
The removal of a 215 year-old tree that may have inspired Tolkien's 'ents' nears completion in Oxford's famous Botanic Garden


Hertfordians begin Oxford to Venice fundraising bike-ride
Staff, students and alumni from Hertford College have embarked on a 700-mile ride from Oxford to Venice, which has so far raised over £250k in student support


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