Friday, 21 July 2017

Talented youngsters in school's 10th annual performance

Talented youngsters in school's 10th annual performance

ABOUT 80 children from a Watlington dance school performed at Henley’s Kenton Theatre. The youngsters, aged three to 18, staged two ...

 

Dark comedy

ACTRESS Liz Mente-Bishop will return to her roots to perform in her latest production. Outbursts! will be staged at the Watlington ...

 

Paddock homes plan would 'destroy' character of area

WIDESPREAD objections have been received over plans to build 28 new homes in Watlington. Millgate Homes, of Ruscombe, wants to build ...

 

Residents fight to stop cuts to vital bus service

A CAMPAIGN has been launched to stop cuts to an “essential” bus service serving Watlington. The T1 connects the town with Oxford, ...

 

£7,500 play area revamp

A PLAY area in Benson will be refurbished after a child was injured on a broken piece of equipment. The parish council has agreed to ...

 

Councils disagree over land earmarked for new bypass

TALKS are to be held to try to secure an agreement over a proposed Watlington bypass. The parish council is in favour of a new road ...

 

£20,000 play area opened in memory of former parish councillor and retailer

£20,000 play area opened in memory of former parish councillor and retailer

THE Great Get Together event in Watlington coincided with the opening of Teddy’s Playground, a £20,000 play area named after former ...

 

Astronomy talk

SCIENTIST BARRY Kellett will give a talk called “Global Warming — Man-made or Natural, an Astronomer’s View” to the Watlington ...

 

Club meeting

THE Watlington Club will hold its annual meeting on June 29 in the function room of the venue. All current members are welcome.

 

Tablet club

WATLINGTON’S Tablet Computer Club will meet today (Friday) at 3pm at the library in High Street. All are welcome.

 

Memorial events for slain MP

PUBLIC events in memory of the murdered MP Jo Cox will be held this weekend up and down the country. Today (Friday), Chiltern Edge ...

 

Bowls club looking for new blood in 80th anniversary year

Bowls club looking for new blood in 80th anniversary year

BUDDING bowls players had a taste of the game at a open day hosted by Watlington Bowls Club. The club, which was founded in 1937, is ...

 

Branching out

DR Jenny Stillwell will give a talk to the Watlington branch of the Royal British Legion about her time working for the charity at ...

 

Hoard replica fund reached

WATLINGTON has now raised enough money to purchase a replica of a £1.35million Viking treasure trove found in the town. James Mather ...

 

A SALE of children’s clothes will be held in Watlington town hall from 9am until 4pm on June 28.

 

Scout group could disband altogether as leaders leave

THE future of the 2nd Watlington scout group may be in jeopardy just six months after it was forced to close one of its sections. It ...

 

Charity trustees seek user support for move to sustainable premises

WATLINGTON and District Age Concern could be centralised in order to keep the service running. The branch is considering bringing the ...

 

Aid week total

A TOTAL of £940.88 was raised in Watlington during Christian Aid Week from May 14 to 20. This comprises street collections, which ...

 

Donkey tale

MAGGIE TAYLOR will give a talk about the work of the Donkey Sanctuary charity at the next meeting of Ridgeway U3A at Watlington sports ...

 

MP among crowds enjoying church fete in the sunshine

MP among crowds enjoying church fete in the sunshine

MORE than 300 people including Henley MP John Howell attended the St Leonard’s Church fete in Watlington in bright sunshine on ...

 

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