Category Archives: Graffiti

A different view of grafitti

I was about to publish one of my periodic comments on the prevalence of graffiti in my part of North Oxford and at the failure by both Oxford City Council and the police to do anything either to prevent it … Continue reading

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Oxford grafitti gets worse

I wrote a few weeks ago about Oxford City Council’s botched attempt to attend to the grafitti which plagues the city (Grafitti remedy worse than the grafitti). I suggested that if the best they could do was to splodge green … Continue reading

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Grafitti remedy worse than the grafitti

Slopping green paint over graffiti ruins the brickwork permanently. Leave the graffiti there until the day when we have competent people in charge who will address the real problem, not just paint over it to meet their targets. The principle … Continue reading

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Nude man joins the crowds in Aristotle Lane

At about 2:00 am on Saturday morning, a naked man strolled across the canal bridge in Aristotle Lane. He was middle-aged and on the large side. My reporter tells me that he appeared to show no concern either at the … Continue reading

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Oxford graffiti gang rounded up

Rumour has it that Oxford police have rounded up the gang responsible for the graffiti which defaces North Oxford (see Rubbish and Graffiti by the Oxford Canal and Aristotle Lane Graffiti). It seems that one was caught in flagrante. Stout … Continue reading

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Rubbish and Graffiti by the Oxford Canal

The photograph below encapsulates quite a lot of Oxford’s neglect in one go. We see a hideous bridge across the Oxford Canal. It is covered in graffiti. Next to it is an overflowing bin. On it are two traffic signs. … Continue reading

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Aristotle Lane Graffiti

Aristotle Lane runs out westward from North Oxford. Once it has passed the new houses, the school and the Recreation Ground, it becomes a pleasant track up over the railway and down to Port Meadow. It is not yet manicured … Continue reading

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