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Fashion Week brings glamour to Oxford

The show has been running for seven years Credit: OFW website

Today marks the start of Oxford Fashion week.

It's the seventh year of the event, showing off the best of fashion and style in the city.

The Week was founded in 2009, and has since grown into an established part of the new fashion week circuit, from high concept to haute couture, attracting top designers from around the world.

Backstage Credit: OFW website

It showcases designs from fashion graduates, established designers, and cutting edge artists, in the best venues around Oxford.

You can learn more about the week here

The week showcases designers both local and global Credit: OFW website

Bournemouth University graduate celebrating after winning second Oscar

Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter, Scott Fisher, with the award for achievement in visual effects for 'Interstellar', in the press room of the 87th Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood Credit: PA

A graduate from Bournemouth University will be celebrating today after his work on the film Interstellar won an Oscar for Best Visual Effects. It's Andrew Lockley's second Oscar - he also won in 2011 for his work on Inception.

Andy graduated from Bournemouth University in 2000 and now works at visual effects house Double Negative where he has worked on films like The Dark Knight, Hot Fuzz and the Harry Potter franchise.

Earlier this month he received a BAFTA for Special Visual Effects for Interstellar.


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