Sunday, 28 May 2017

Semi-final heartache

IT was a disappointing evening for Woodcote/Stoke Row FC on Wednesday evening as they bowed out of the Reading Senior Challenge Cup at ...

 

Oratory set new course record on way to winning Ball Cup

Oratory set new course record on way to winning Ball Cup

THE Oratory School ran out winners of the Ball Cup at Dorney Lake. The school four of Will Daniel, Brandon Archer, Ben Anidjah, Louis ...

 

Oratory choir visit Far East

Oratory choir visit Far East

A CHOIR from the Oratory School in Woodcote has returned from a tour of the Far East. The boys sang Matthew Martin’s Oratory Mass at ...

 

Oratory openers set new scoring record

Oratory openers set new scoring record

A LONG-STANDING Oratory School record, last set in 2007 for the first wicket partnership, was broken on Saturday during the match ...

 

Murder drama

WOODCOTE’S amateur dramatic society will stage its spring production with a murder mystery theme at the village hall on May 18, 19 and ...

 

Cup match abandoned following mass brawl

WHAT could have been a night of celebration for Woodcote/Stoke Row turned into a night of shame for both clubs as a mass brawl left ...

 

School coffee

A COFFEE morning in aid of Woodcote Primary School’s friends group will be held at the village community centre in Reading Road ...

 

Spring walk

A SPRING bird walk led by the Woodcote Conservation Group will also set off from Christ the King Church in South Stoke Road tomorrow ...

 

Killer driver, 18, jailed and banned from road

A TEENAGER has been jailed for almost five years after killing a motorcyclist in a road accident. Daniel Beaumont, 18, of Springfield, ...

 

'Windfall' homes plan appeal

AN appeal has been launched over plans for two new homes in Woodcote. Last year Philip Sparks, of Goats Gambol, off Beech Lane, was ...

 

Woodcote/Stoke Row suffer extra time knockout blow

Woodcote/Stoke Row suffer extra time knockout blow

TEN matches without defeat proved one too many for Woodcote/Stoke Row as they failed to secure a place in the final of the Berkshire ...

 

£25,000 crossing

A ZEBRA crossing could be installed on a busy road in Woodcote. There have been long-standing concerns about drivers speeding in ...

 

Food shop expansion

THE Co-operative Food shop in Woodcote may expand. The Co-operative Group, which owns the Bridle Path store, has applied for planning ...

 

Dillon's late goal earns side semi-final spot

Dillon's late goal earns side semi-final spot

WOODCOTE/STOKE ROW battled for 120 minutes to claim their second Hellenic League scalp of the season in the Reading Senior Cup ...

 

Macrae scores golden try as side retain cup

Macrae scores golden try as side retain cup

THE Oratory School’s senior colts sevens squad produced their best performance of the season to retain the Stonyhurst College Trophy ...

 

Boys win silver

THREE boys at the Oratory School in Woodcote won silver awards in this year’s British Physics Olympiad. Matthew Petty, Artem ...

 

Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro was the 'best worst thing' I've ever done

Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro was the 'best worst thing' I've ever done

A CHILDREN’S entertainer raised more than £15,000 for charity by climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. Hayley Pearson, 29, of Wayside Green, ...

 

House refused

PLANS to knock down the conservatory and extension at The Studio, off the B4526 in Crays Pond, and build a three-bedroom detached ...

 

Macrae scores golden try as side retain cup

Macrae scores golden try as side retain cup

THE Oratory School’s senior colts sevens squad produced their best performance of the season to retain the Stonyhurst College Trophy ...

 

Residents clean up

ELEVEN volunteers picked up 20 bags of rubbish following a sweep of Woodcote. The team, led by parish councillor Andy Crockett, ...

 

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