Wednesday, 19 September 2018

D-day for art project

THE Equinox Together community art project could still be unveiled tomorrow (Saturday). Contractors were due to visit Pangbourne ...

 

Twinning sign stolen

AN aluminium plaque commemorating Whitchurch and Goring Heath’s twinning with La Bouille in France has been stolen. The sign, which ...

 

Third plan to demolish and rebuild care home

A THIRD planning application to demolish and replace the Eastfield House care home in Whitchurch has been submitted to South ...

 

Totem pole art installation thwarted by hard ground

Totem pole art installation thwarted by hard ground

THE launch of a community art project by residents of Whitchurch, Goring and surrounding villages could be delayed until next year. ...

 

Entrance sign stolen

A SIGN at the eastern entrance to Whitchurch has been stolen less than a year after it was installed. The £1,000 sign, which was put ...

 

Give help to elderly

WHITCHURCH residents are being encouraged to set up a Good Neighbour scheme. These are voluntary groups which offer both emotional and ...

 

Outdoor film

AN outdoor screening of the musical film The Greatest Showman will take place on Whitchurch village green on the evening of Friday, ...

 

Volunteers spruce up brick maze

Volunteers spruce up brick maze

VOLUNTEERS have begun cleaning Whitchurch maze in readiness for refurbishment that will start next month. The eight villagers spent ...

 

Buy a brick

RESIDENTS of Whitchurch can add their names to the village maze. Some of the 2,650 bricks at the landmark off Hardwick Road have been ...

 

Green tidied

VOLUNTEERS have tidied up Whitchurch village green.  The group of villagers, led by members of the green working group and the ...

 

Speed limit cut bid on crossing

THE speed limit on Whitchurch Bridge could be reduced to 20mph. Oxfordshire County Council and West Berkshire Council, the highways ...

 

Maze clean

VOLUNTEERS are needed to scrub the brickwork at Whitchurch’s village maze in readiness for a series of restoration works. Two sessions ...

 

Master retires

THE organist and choirmaster at St Mary’s church in Whitchurch and St John’s in Whitchurch Hill has retired after reaching the age of ...

 

Reprieve for bus service

PLANS to scale back a loss-making bus service from Goring to Reading could be put on hold. Not-for-profit operator Going Forward ...

 

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 ...

 

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