Friday, 18 August 2017

Home vandals

POLICE were called after three youths tried to break into Eastfield House in Whitchurch. The trio smashed a window at the former care ...

 

Crossing made easy

THE owners of Whitchurch Bridge hope to start accepting contactless debit and credit card payments. At the moment, drivers using the ...

 

Church jazz

A JAZZ concert in aid of the parish churches in Whitchurch and Whitchurch Hill will take place on September 23. The performance at St ...

 

Quiz night

A QUIZ night will be held at the Greyhound pub in Whitchurch from 8pm on Thursday. Entry is £2 per head.

 

Book updated

AN historian from Whitchurch has published a revised edition of his book on the village’s famous inhabitants. Relics and Monuments, by ...

 

Pillar damaged

A BRICK pillar at a junction in Whitchurch was toppled in a crash. A car ploughed into it as the driver was turning into Manor Road ...

 

Art show visit

THE Whitchurch and District Theatre Club is to visit the Royal Academy’s summer exhibition on Wednesday. The coach to London will ...

 

Pavilion redefined

PLANS for a new sports pavilion in Whitchurch have been withdrawn by the parish council. But the council says it is about to resubmit ...

 

Mystery surrounds future of care home

CONCERNS have been raised over the future of the Eastfield House care home in Whitchurch. Majesticare, which owns the centre in ...

 

New sign for village

A NEW village sign is to be installed in Whitchurch. Graphic artist Caroline Widdop, who lives in the village, came up with the design,...

 

Pavilion may be replaced

THE sports pavilion in Whitchurch may be rebuilt. The parish council is seeking planning permission to demolish the building on the ...

 

Skate park not wanted

PLANS for a skate park on Whitchurch village green have been criticised by residents. The parish council has been consulting on the ...

 

Unhappy villagers

SOME Whitchurch residents aren’t scared to express their hostility towards a proposed skate park on the village green. Comments left ...

 

Vintage tea

HARDWICK House in Whitchurch is to host a formal vintage-themed tea party next Saturday from 3pm to 5pm. There will be gramophone ...

 

Profitable art

A COMMUNITY art project in Whitchurch raised more than £4,500 for charity. Residents contributed more than 100 homemade pieces to a ...

 

Memorial work due

THE restoration of Whitchurch and Goring Heath’s joint war memorial will begin soon. Stonemason A F Jones, of Reading, has been ...

 

Lessons in mindfulness

A HENLEY school has introduced lessons in mindfulness. St Mary’s School in St Andrew’s Road says the classes are designed to help ...

 

Steam rally to be bigger than ever

THE Stoke Row Steam Rally will take place on the weekend of June 10 and 11. The event, which is held at Hill Bottom in Whitchurch Hill,...

 

Councillor quits

WHITCHURCH parish councillor Jonathan Steward has resigned. Mr Steward, of Manor Road, was co-opted in 2015 and participated in ...

 

Villagers consider housing blueprint

DOZENS of villagers attended an exhibition about a possible neighbourhood plan for Whitchurch. Information boards were put up at the ...

 

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