Sunday, 22 July 2018

Equinox date

A DATE for the Whitchurch Art Café’s Equinox Together project has been announced. Dozens of clay totem poles sculpted and painted by ...

 

Villagers turn old boat into a planter for competition

Villagers turn old boat into a planter for competition

A DERELICT rowing boat has found a new lease of life as a planter in Whitchurch high street. The 10ft wooden vessel, which was donated ...

 

Village plan responses

MORE than 100 people responded to a consultation on Whitchurch’s new village plan, which closed on Sunday. The document will recommend ...

 

Maze tidy

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help tidy up Whitchurch maze, off Hardwick Road, next Saturday (July 7) from 10am. Tools will be provided.

 

Travellers warning

LANDOWNERS in Whitchurch are being advised to secure their boundaries after travellers were moved off a site nearby. The group of six ...

 

Open gardens

RESIDENTS of Whitchurch will open their gardens for fellow villagers on Sunday. A list of participants has been delivered door-to-door ...

 

Village plan

RESIDENTS of Whitchurch are being urged to complete a survey on the village plan by the end of Sunday. The parish council is compiling ...

 

Art workshop

WORKSHOPS for the Equinox Together community art project will be held at the Old Stables in Whitchurch on Tuesday from 2pm to 4pm. ...

 

Travellers told to go

TRAVELLERS have pitched up on a beauty spot near Whitchurch. Six caravans carrying about 20 occupants arrived at Pangbourne Meadow, on ...

 

Whitchurch and Goring Heath Twinning Association

OUR weekend celebrating 40 years of association with La Bouille in Normandy was full of sunshine, flowers and champagne. Our hosts ...

 

Only 20mph on bridge

THE speed limit on Whitchurch toll bridge is to be reduced. The Whitchurch Bridge Company, which owns the private crossing, is to ...

 

Vegan fayre

A VEGAN fayre will be held at the Hardwick Estate in Whitchurch on Sunday. Organised by Tolhurst Organic, it will feature food ...

 

Free crossing

TOLL collections on Whitchurch bridge were suspended for about six hours on Wednesday afternoon last week after a power cut meant the ...

 

Young voices

A CHORAL concert at St Mary’s Church in Whitchurch will feature pupils from the village primary school and Reading Phoenix Choir. The ...

 

Hole in old wall repaired

A LARGE hole in an historic brick wall in Whitchurch high street has finally been repaired. The 250-year-old wall at the boundary of ...

 

Fresh calls to widen toll bridge approach

NEW calls have been made for an approach road to Whitbridge toll bridge to be widened. Residents say that pedestrians are at risk from ...

 

Art workshop

A WORKSHOP for the Equinox Together community art project will be held at the Old Rectory Stables in Whitchurch next Sunday (June 17). ...

 

Whitchurch marks royal wedding

Whitchurch marks royal wedding

MORE than 250 people attended a party on Whitchurch village green to mark the royal wedding. Families brought along picnics and ...

 

Choir launch

WHITCHURCH’S new community choir will meet for the first time at St John’s Church in Whitchurch Hill on Thursday at 7.30pm. The group, ...

 

Much to do says new chairman

JIM DONAHUE has been elected chairman of Whitchurch Parish Council. The 55-year-old, who has served on the council for a decade and ...

 

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