Monday, 20 February 2017

Car vandals

POLICE are investigating a spate of car vandalism in Woodcote. Vehicles parked overnight in Wayside Green were targeted multiple times ...

 

Bullett's treble helps fire side into semi-finals

Bullett's treble helps fire side into semi-finals

ANDY BULLETT netted his first ever hat-trick to help visiting side Woodcote/Stoke Row secure their place in the semi-final of this ...

 

Library friends

THE annual meeting of Our Woodcote Library will take place at the library on Monday, February 27 at 6pm. All are welcome. It marks two ...

 

New pitch approved

PLANS for a new sports pitch at Folly Field in Woodcote have been approved. Woodcote Parish Council, which owns the site, plans to ...

 

Objection

THREE neighbours have objected to plans by G S Property Developments, of Tilehurst, to knock down the conservatory and extension at ...

 

Entertainer says climbing Mt Kilimanjaro is not child's play

Entertainer says climbing Mt Kilimanjaro is not child's play

A CHILDREN’S entertainer is hoping to climb Mount Kilimanjaro for charity. Hayley Pearson, 29, of Wayside Green, Woodcote, will fly to ...

 

President awarded

President awarded

THE long service of Woodcote/Stoke Row Football Club’s president Sam Peates was recognised with a Loyalty Award at the Reading Sports ...

 

Noise fear over pub

CONCERNS have been raised over plans to relicense the White Lion pub at Crays Pond. Satwinder Sandhu, who bought the former Greene ...

 

New head aiming to raise bar for boys

New head aiming to raise bar for boys

THE new headmaster of the Oratory School in Woodcote says he is excited by the challenges of the role. Joseph Smith took over at the ...

 

A NEW Year’s Eve party in Woodcote will raise money for the Thames Valley Air Ambulance. There will be a disco, buffet, party games ...

 

First 10km of new year

THIS year’s Woodcote 10km race will take place next Sunday, starting from the village green at 10.30am. Runners will follow a circular ...

 

New festive fun run for children gets off to a flying start

New festive fun run for children gets off to a flying start

ALMOST 70 children took part in a Christmas-themed fun run on Woodcote village green. The inaugural Jingle Jog was organised by ...

 

Enterprise expert honoured for services to the economy

Enterprise expert honoured for services to the economy

A WOMAN from Woodcote has been awarded an OBE for services to the economy of the South-East. Kathy Smith, who has lived in the village ...

 

Pub could re-open after all

PLANS to re-open the White Lion at Crays Pond have been resurrected. Satwinder Sandhu, who bought the former Greene King pub in 2013, ...

 

Rally help required

MORE volunteers are needed to help run the Woodcote Rally in order to secure its future. The annual event, which was launched by the ...

 

70 homes refused

PLANS for up to 70 homes on two adjacent plots in Woodcote have been thrown out. T A Fisher, of Reading, wanted permission for up to ...

 

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Teenager leads the way at wet and windy village 10km

Teenager leads the way at wet and windy village 10km

THIS year’s Woodcote 10km race raised more than £5,000 for charity last Sunday. More than 400 runners took part in the event, which ...

 

Multi-sports pitch plan

THE basketball court at Folly Field in Woodcote could be replaced by a sports pitch. Woodcote Parish Council, which owns the land off ...

 

Homes refused

PLANS for two new homes in Woodcote have been refused. Philip Sparks, of Goats Gambol, off Beech Lane, wanted to knock down the ...

 

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