The latest figures show house prices in Oxford went by 8.1% in the last year.
Thames Valley & Hampshire: New Year's Honours
A list of people from Hampshire and the Thames Valley to be recognised in the New Year's Honours List:
Philip Gotsall Cox. Chief executive Officer, International Power. For services to the Energy Industry. (Buckinghamshire)
Ms Catherine Bush. (Kate Bush) Singer and Songwriter. For services to Music. (Abingdon)
David Millar Clark. National Clinical Adviser, Department of Health. For services to Mental Health. (Oxford, Oxfordshire)
Professor Richard Holdaway. Director of RAL Space, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory. For services to Science and Technology. (Shrivenham, Oxfordshire)
Neil Couling. Work Services director, Department for Work and Pensions. For public service. (Liphook, Hampshire)
Anthony William Pidgley. Chairman, Berkeley Group. For services to the Housing Sector and the community. (Windsor, Berkshire)
Proessor Michael Brookes. Senior manager B, HMP Grendon. For services to HM Prison Service and the Care of Prisoners. (Buckinghamshire)
Jabeer Karim Butt. Deputy chief executive, Race Equality Foundation. For services to Health Equality. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)
Dr William Geoffrey Harris. Chair, NHS South of England. For services to the NHS. (Buckinghamshire)
Walter Edward Jim Leftwich. Trustee and Deputy chairman, National Association of Clubs for Young People. For services to Young People. (High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire)
Dr Ryan Stephen Connor. Chief executive Officer and Founder, National Centre for Domestic Violence. For services to the Victims of Domestic Violence. (Alton, Hampshire)
George Alexander Bryson Kynoch. Formerly Deputy chairman, Scottish Conservative Party. For public and political service. (Bloxham, Oxfordshire)
Michael Cyril Truran. For voluntary services to Bioscience. (Witney, Oxfordshire)
Mrs Deborah Jane Dance. Director, Oxford Preservation Trust. For services to Heritage. (Oxfordshire)
Ms Francesca Fonseca. Formerly Corporate Parenting manager, Oxfordshire County Council. For services to Children and Families. (Islip, Oxfordshire)
David Peacop. Head of Logistics, CLM. For services to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. (Fleet, Hampshire)
Mrs Alison Humberstone. Policy Team Leader, Private Pensions Directorate, Department for Work and Pensions. For services to Tackling Youth Unemployment and to charitable Fundraising. (Portsmouth, Hampshire)
Michael Frederick Wells. Chair, Lochs and Glens Holidays. For services to the Tourism Industry and to charity. (Beaulieu, Hampshire)
Richard Kenneth Baldwin. For services to Sport and Recreation. (Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire)
Nigel Andrew Garfitt. Director of Villages and Games Services, LOCOG. For services to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. (Buckinghamshire)
Miss Jenny Stephanie Ramsden. For services to Further Education and to Mathematics Education through the UK Mathematics Trust. (Amersham, Buckinghamshire)
Mrs Caroline Mary Ward. Founder and manager, Little Oaks Community Nursery, Wavendon, Milton Keynes. For services to Special Needs Education. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)
Mrs Susan Elizabeth Mary Balchin. For services to the community in Berkshire. (Wokingham, Berkshire)
Dr Colin Leonard Bird, JP. For services to the communities in Eastleigh and Southampton, Hampshire. (Eastleigh, Hampshire)
Albert William Bleach. For services to the community in Nyewood West Sussex. (Petersfield, Hampshire)
Mrs Alison Grace Borgese. Assistant head, All Saints Junior School, Maidenhead, Berkshire. For services to Education. (Slough, Berkshire)
Michael Stanley Both. Director of Engineering and Technical Operations, Race.Tech. For services to the Economy. (Farnborough, Hampshire)
Richard John Brighton. Newsagent. For services to the News Delivery Trade. (Reading, Berkshire)
Mrs Carolyn Anne Darbyshire. District commissioner, Chandlers Ford Scouts, Hampshire. For services to Young People. (Eastleigh, Hampshire)
Miss Julie Fry. Police Inspector, Hampshire Constabulary. For services to Policing.
David Ferguson. Consultant Nurse, (Learning Disabilities and Mental Health), Southern Health Foundation Trust. For services to Nursing. (Hampshire)
David Glasenbury. Specialist Physical Education Adviser, National Police College, Bramshill. For services to Police Training. (Hook, Hampshire)
Mrs Susan Elizabeth Harrison. Formerly director, British Aerosol Manufacturers' Association. For services to Industry and Safe Practices. (Chieveley, Berkshire)
Miss Sarah Catherine Janet Hawken. Actuary, Model Development Unit, Strategy Directorate, DWP. For services to Social Security and the community in Surrey. (Hampshire)
Ms Karen Lacey. London 2012 Nations and Regions Group Co-ordinator for the South East, Government Olympic Executive. For services to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. (Aldershot, Hampshire)
Lt Col Graham John Lawrence. Ministry of Defence. For services to Defence. (Andover, Hampshire)
Mrs Lucie-Jane Lewis. For services to the Charitable Giving Sector and to the Naomi House Hospice in Hampshire. (Hampshire)
Professor John Marshall. Frost Professor of Ophthalmology, Institute of Ophthalmology in Association with Moorfields Eye Hospital, University of London. For services to Ophthalmology. (Farnborough, Hampshire)
Ms Tracey McAdam. Manager of Eastleigh College House, Hampshire. For services to Education. (Eastleigh, Hampshire)
Mrs Molly Sheila Morris. Foster Carer and Adoptive Parent, Oxfordshire. For services to Children and Families. (Wheatley, Oxfordshire)
William John Morris. Foster Carer, Oxfordshire. For services to Children and Families. (Wheatley, Oxfordshire)
Richard John Ashwin Owen. District Officer, Hampshire Special Constabulary. For services to Policing. (Havant, Hampshire)
Michael Miller-Smith. For services to Aviation for People with Disabilities through Aerobility. (Basingstoke, Hampshire)
Carl John Ames Tantum. For services to charity in East Hampshire. (Bordon, Hampshire)
John Underhill. For voluntary service to the Royal British Legion. (Hampshire)
Mrs Patricia Usher. Formerly director of Student and Academic Administration, University of Southampton. For services to Higher Education. (Southampton, Hampshire)
Derek William Paitson Wood. For services to the community in Farnborough Hampshire. (Farnborough, Hampshire)
Richard Wootton. Communications Infrastructure manager, Maritime and Coastguard Agency. For services to the Coastguard Agency. (Gosport, Hampshire)
John Charles Poore. For charitable services. (High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire)
Mrs Diana Spokes. Fundraiser, RNLI Bourne End Fundraising Branch. For services to Maritime Safety. (Bourne End, Buckinghamshire)
Mrs Janice Andrews. Chair, Parent Staff and Student Association, Admiral Lord Nelson Secondary School, Portsmouth. For services to Education. (Portsmouth, Hampshire)
Councillor Annette Norah Mary Colbert Drake. For public and voluntary service to the community in Wokingham Berkshire. (Wokingham, Berkshire)
William John Wilson Edwardes. For services to the 43 Wessex Regimental Association and to the community in Chandler's Ford Hampshire. (Eastleigh, Hampshire)
Ms Andrea Finn. For services to the community in Wood Green Hampshire. (Fordingbridge, Hampshire)
Mrs Mary Hermione Seager Goulding. For services to charity and to the community in Winchester, Hampshire.
Anthony Hopkins. Associate director of Day Care Services, Broadmoor Hospital. For services to Nursing. (Sandhurst, Berkshire)
John Philip King. For services to the community in Newbury Berkshire. (Newbury, Berkshire)
Jit Pal. For services to charity and to the community in Southall London Borough of Ealing. (Slough, Berkshire)
Mrs Jacqueline Sylvia Rowley. For services to the Eastleigh Friends of People With a Learning Disability, Hampshire. (Eastleigh, Hampshire)
Mrs Elizabeth Jane Robinson. For services to the community in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. (Abingdon, Oxfordshire)
Roger John Shorter. For services to the community in Churchill Oxfordshire. (Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire)
Mrs Evelyn May Slater. Prison Officer, HMP Bullingdon. For services to HM Prison Service. (Bicester, Oxfordshire)
Douglas Terence William Thornhill. For services to People with Disabilities and to the community in Basingstoke Hampshire. (Basingstoke, Hampshire)
Mrs Patricia Wagstaff. Volunteer, Sobell House Hospice, Oxford. For services to charity. (Nr Abington, Oxfordshire)
OLYMPICS AND PARALYMPICS
Miss Katherine Jane Grainger, MBE. Rower. For services to Rowing. (Berkshire)
Ms Sophie Margaret Christiansen, MBE. Para-Equestrian. For services to Equestrianism. (Berkshire)
Peter Charles. Showjumper. For services to Equestrianism. (Hampshire)
Miss Helen Glover. Rower, Women's Pairs. For services to Rowing. (Berkshire)
Alex Gregory. Rower, Men's Fours. For services to Rowing. (Oxfordshire)
David John Howlett. Coach, British Sailing. For services to Sailing and the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. (Hampshire)
Miss Danielle King. Cyclist. For services to Cycling. (Hampshire)
Miss Helena Lucas. Keelboat Sailor. For services to Sailing. (Hampshire)
Edward Daniel McKeever. Kayaker. For services to Kayaking. (Buckinghamshire)
Miss Pamela Lillian Relph. Rower, Mixed Coxed Four. For services to Rowing. (Buckinghamshire)
Miss Naomi Riches. Rower, Mixed Coxed Four. For services to Rowing. (Buckinghamshire)
Miss Heather Mary Stanning. Rower, Women's Pairs. For services to Rowing. (Berkshire)
Mrs Anna Rose Watkins. Rower. For services to Rowing. (Berkshire)
Robin Williams. British Olympic Rowing Coach. For services to Rowing. (Oxfordshire)
Miss Lily Van Den Broecke. Cox. For services to Rowing and Paralympic Sport. (Oxfordshire)
Gregory James Rutherford. Long Jumper. For services to Athletics. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)
ORDER OF THE COMPANIONS OF HONOUR
Hector William Hepburn Sants. Formerly chief executive Officer, Financial Services Authority. For services to Financial Services and Regulation. (Oxfordshire)
Martin Gregory Smith. Philanthropist. For charitable services to Education, the Arts and Science. (Oxford, Oxfordshire)
ROYAL VICTORIAN ORDER
Mrs Margaret Jean Haines. Lieutenancy Officer, Berkshire.
ROYAL VICTORIAN MEDAL
Thomas Lee. Formerly head Warden, Crown Estate, Windsor.
Anthony Charles Martin. Palace Attendant, Windsor Castle.
Arthur Pottinger. General assistant, California Store, Windsor Castle.
Stephen Harry Searle. Formerly Forestry manager, Crown Estate, Windsor.
A man's been charged with murdering Daniel Lavender in Aylesbury.
More than 150 distracted motorists were pulled over in Hampshire and the Thames Valley in a week-long operation.
An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Leonne Weeks, 16, who was found dead on a path in Rotherham.
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