Sunday, 28 May 2017

Stage idea

A PERFORMANCE stage could be built in the Paddock play area in Watlington. Former parish councillor Ian Donaldson left £2,000 in his ...

 

Anti-bypass group attacked over 'anonymous' leaflet

A CAMPAIGN group has been formed to fight plans for a road taking traffic away from Watlington town centre. A leaflet was distributed ...

 

Dog ban move

WATLINGTON Parish Council may ban dogs from its sports field. The measure is one of three being considered in order to stop owners ...

 

HISTORIAN Tim Horton will lead walks around Watlington to raise money for the friends of the library and towards the purchase of a ...

 

Road closure caused by fire hit trade, say shopkeepers

TRADERS in Watlington high street are urging shoppers to return following a devastating fire which closed the road for four weeks. ...

 

Homes plan meetings

CONSULTATION events on Watlington’s draft neighbourhood plan will be held this weekend. The plan, which outlines three sites for up to ...

 

Players plea

WATLINGTON Town FC’s ladies are appealing for more players. The team trains at the recreation groundevery Tuesday at 8pm. For more ...

 

Fete dog show

A FUN dog show will feature at this year’s St Leonard’s Church fete in Watlington on June 3. There will be seven classes with up to 12 ...

 

Talking treasure

A METAL detectorist who discovered a £1.35million treasure trove in Watlington will speak about his find at Icknield Community College ...

 

Library friends

THE annual meeting of the Friends of Watlington Library will be held at the library on May 19 from 7.30pm. It will be followed by the ...

 

Couple take over village pub after year's rest

New landlords at The Red Lion, Britwell Salome

THE Red Lion pub in Britwell Salome has new landlords for the second time in 15 months. Stephanie Bouet and her husband Olivier, a ...

 

Survey grant

A PROJECT researching and conserving hillforts and prehistoric heritage across the Chilterns is to receive £150 from Watlington Parish ...

 

'No' to single council idea

WATLINGTON Parish Council has voted not to support the proposal for a single council for Oxfordshire. Oxfordshire County Council is ...

 

Events to remember MP

AN event in memory of the murdered MP Jo Cox will be held in Watlington. The parish council’s operations committee will organise the ...

 

Charity to open 20th shop in Watlington

A NEW charity shop is to open in Watlington next Saturday (May 6). Mercy in Action has taken over the former post office premises in ...

 

Parking alert

WATLINGTON Primary School is asking visitors not to misuse its car park. The school says that some drivers park in unmarked areas of ...

 

Children's Easter egg hunt in aid of replica treasure trove

Children's Easter egg hunt in aid of replica treasure trove

ABOUT 120 children took part in an Easter egg hunt in Watlington in aid of two good causes, writes David White. The event, which took ...

 

Circus visit

HAPPY’S Circus will be at Watlington Primary School on May 17. The gates will open at 4pm for games and activities, leaving time for ...

 

Farm burglary

GARDEN and power tools were stolen from a farm in Watlington. Burglars broke into three units by forcing the locks. It is believed ...

 

Capital beauty

COLIN OAKES will give a talk called “London parks and gardens” at the next meeting of Watlington Gardening Club at the town hall on ...

 

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