Wednesday, 23 August 2017

New wheelchair makes nature reserve accessible to all

New wheelchair makes nature reserve accessible to all

THE Withymead nature reserve near Goring has purchased a new all-terrain wheelchair. The £430 device, which can be hired free of ...

 

Controversial Tesco store opens at former village pub

Controversial Tesco store opens at former village pub

A NEW branch of Tesco has opened in Goring. Scores of shoppers visited the supermarket giant’s new Express store on its first day of ...

 

Sex attack

Sex attack

A WOMAN was sexually assaulted in Goring. The 25-year-old was attacked as she cycled along the path between Elvendon Road and ...

 

Woman introduces her favourite radio show

Woman introduces her favourite radio show

A WOMAN from Goring was invited to announce her favourite radio programme on air after winning a competition. Fawzia Nazir was one of ...

 

Fight to have new school in village neighbourhood plan

SUPPORTERS of plans to relocate Goring Primary School have received a boost. Out of more than 100 people who attended a recent drop-in ...

 

Restaurateur surprised by comedians among dinner party of 25

Restaurateur surprised by comedians among dinner party of 25

COMEDIANS Bill Bailey and Sean Lock enjoyed dinner at the Miller of Mansfield restaurant in Goring. The pair were part of a 25-strong ...

 

Country walk for disabled

A COUNTRY walk for mobility scooter users will take place next Friday. The all-day event, which has been organised by the Henley and ...

 

Bins solution

GORING’S litter bins are to be collected twice a week following a plea by the village’s bloom committee. Earlier in the year, bloom ...

 

Organ recital

MICHAEL HOWELL, director of music at St Thomas’s Church in Goring, will give a free organ recital on August 13 at 3pm. The programme ...

 

Quiz night

GORING Cricket Club will host its 10th annual fund-raising quiz night on Friday, September 15 at 7.30pm. Teams of four to six are ...

 

Visitors from near and far attend nature reserve open day

Visitors from near and far attend nature reserve open day

DOZENS of people attended an open day at Withymead nature reserve in Goring. Visitors were able to look around the riverside beauty ...

 

Village filmed by BBC show during Bloom judges' visit

Village filmed by BBC show during Bloom judges' visit

THE organisers of Goring’s Britain in Bloom entry are to appear on a television programme. Stephanie Bridle and her volunteers from ...

 

Crowds flock to regatta despite downpours

Crowds flock to regatta despite downpours

MORE than 2,000 people defied grey skies and downpours to enjoy this year’s Goring and Streatley Regatta. Despite two outbreaks of ...

 

Legs benefit

THIS year’s Hairy Legs running challenge raised more than £2,000 for Goring and Streatley primary schools. A share of the proceeds ...

 

Villager is made new curate

A NEW curate has taken up her post in Goring. Wendy Middleton, who has lived in the village for more than 20 years, was ordained as a ...

 

Blues concert

BLUES singer and harmonica player Paul Jones will perform at Goring village hall next Friday (7.30pm). He will be appearing with the ...

 

WI lock teas

THE Cleeve-by-Goring branch of the WI will be serving teas at Goring Lock from 2.30pm until 5pm on August 13 and 27. The Goring and ...

 

Rainbows still shine after first term with new management

Rainbows still shine after first term with new management

GORING’S Rainbows group has enjoyed a successful first term after being relaunched by three parents. Donna Stone, Zoe Draycott and ...

 

New leader needed for lunch club

A VOLUNTEER leader is being sought for Goring’s luncheon club. The group, which meets from 10am until 1pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays ...

 

School site 'not ready' for new housing

PLANS to move Goring Primary School remain unlikely to become part of the village’s neighbourhood plan, say volunteers who are writing ...

 

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