Thursday, 22 February 2018

Spring clean

WATLINGTON in Bloom will take part in the nationwide Great Spring Clean from March 2 to 4. If you would like to help, call Terry ...

 

RAF nursing

JENNIE GILLESPIE will give a talk about nursing in Afghanistan for the RAF Reserves at a meeting of the Ridgeway U3A at Watlington ...

 

Library talk

ANNA MOSZYNSKA will give a talk called “Contemporary art and the English stately home” at a meeting of the Friends of Watlington ...

 

Worms threat

DAN CARPENTER will give a talk about earthworms at a meeting of Watlington Environment Group at the town hall next Friday (February ...

 

Conservation groups and developers in homes clash

CONSERVATION groups have raised concerns about the number of new homes proposed in Watlington’s neighbourhood plan. Natural England ...

 

Snowdrop teas off to good start despite bad weather

Snowdrop teas off to good start despite bad weather

THE first of this year’s snowdrop teas weekends in Swyncombe raised more than £2,260. The annual event, which is now in its 22nd year, ...

 

Deli that's been almost plastic-free for years

Deli that's been almost plastic-free for years

THE Granary delicatessen in Watlington has been almost totally plastic-free for years. The High Street business was founded in 1985 as ...

 

Residents favour 20mph speed limit across town

Residents favour 20mph speed limit across town

RESIDENTS of Watlington want a town-wide 20mph speed limit. The idea proved to be the most popular during a public consultation event ...

 

Big dance

GIRLS from the Performanze dance school in Watlington took part in a Guinness world record attempt. Thirty-nine dancers perfpormed a ...

 

Memories

A SCRAPBOOK featuring memories of a veteran from Watlington is available at the town’s library. Derek Elliott, of Chapel Street, who ...

 

Art exhibition

ARTIST James Kelso will stage an exhibition of paintings in the new OX49 Gallery at Icknield Community College in Watlington from ...

 

Traffic plan

A DROP-IN event for people to find out more about a traffic management plan for Watlington will be held tomorrow (Saturday). Mode ...

 

Drive with care

PARENTS of children at Watlington Primary School are being reminded to take care when driving around the site. The school says its car ...

 

Girls win public speaking contest with familiar subject

Girls win public speaking contest with familiar subject

THREE year 9 pupils from Icknield Community College in Watlington triumphed in the heat of a public speaking contest. Emma Harrop, ...

 

Celebrating with work

AN environmental and health group which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year is to hold a giant work session in Watlington. ...

 

Snowdrops and tea

THE 22nd annual snowdrop teas at St Botolph’s Church in Swyncombe will begin next week. They will be held over the ...

 

Head named

WATLINGTON Primary School has a new headteacher. Yvonne Jackson has come from Wilson Primary School in Reading, where she was also the ...

 

Airfield tenant firm warned

A COMPULSORY purchase order could be used to ensure 3,000 new homes are built at Chalgrove airfield. Homes England, a government ...

 

Do YOU know a Watlington charity project that could use £150k?

CHARITIES in Watlington are being encouraged to take up an offer of funding from a group celebrating its 60th anniversary. The ...

 

Traffic plan open day

A DROP-IN event for people to find out more about a traffic management plan for Watlington will be held next month. The document forms ...

 

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