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Ministry of Sound DJs create incredible dance mixes using vinyl from Oxfam - listen now

Three Ministry of Sound DJs, presenters and super-cool tastemakers completed a poverty-busting challenge last week. With a budget of £20 each, Goldierocks, Mike Wooller and Arielle Free selected...

Ministry of Sound DJs take part in vinyl shopping challenge

Three Ministry of Sound DJs and radio presenters completed a cost-conscious and super-cool challenge this week. Armed with a budget of just £20 each, they shopped for vinyl in Oxfam shops. The tunes...

Indiana Jones' hat and the Jedi's lightsabers are the most iconic accessories in films, Oxfam reveals

The felt fedora hat worn by Indiana Jones and the lightsabers brandished by Jedi warriors in Star Wars are the nation's favourite accessories in film history. They polled equal first in a survey...

Couples are hiding unwanted gifts and pretending to like them, Oxfam reveals launching The Big Bling & Buy Sale

A quarter of couples (26 per cent) have received an accessory from their partner they didn't like, and most of them - a staggering three quarters (74 per cent) - pretended to like it for fear...

Signed, Sealed, Delivered - taking the Christmas card to heart

The humble Christmas card list is more political than you might think - the average Brit bumps up to five unsuspecting people off their Christmas card list every year, a survey revealed today. ...

69 per cent of women are suffering from ORS (That's 'Outfit Repetition Syndrome'!)

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T.S. Eliot’s The Waste Land

Rare copy of T.S. Eliot’s The Waste Land among Oxfam finds to go under the hammer

First UK edition of Eliot's famous poem expected to fetch up to £3,000 at auction A rare first UK edition of The Waste Land, by T. S. Eliot will be auctioned on 25 June at Bonhams after...

Christmas trading could be a slow burner for charity shops, says Oxfam

Despite a slow start, new research from Oxfam says that the number of people considering buying their Christmas gifts from a charity shop is up by over a third compared to those that did last year. ...

Hot Chip Vinyl Emporium play Scottish gig for Oxfam

Glasgow 'takeover' is part of the UK's biggest charity music festival, Oxjam Today Hot Chip continued their DJ 'takeover' of Oxfam shops with...

The aMAZEme book maze at London's Southbank Centre

Artists create giant book maze from Oxfam's donated books

A vast labyrinth of 250,000 books, entitled aMAZEme, has been installed on The Clore Ballroom in the Royal Festival Hall, London between 31 July - 25 August, as part of Southbank Centre's...

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