Saturday, 17 February 2018

Makeover for loss-making hall designed to increase use

WOODCOTE village hall is to undergo a £12,000 refurbishment. The makeover is designed to increase use of the loss-making building, ...

 

Pitch attack

VANDALS damaged the outfield of the cricket pitch on Woodcote village green on Monday. They gouged the initials “QI” into the grass at ...

 

Academy praised by magazine

LANGTREE School in Woodcote has been named one of the top state secondaries in Britain by Tatler. The academy school in Reading Road ...

 

Race for the serious and fun runners

Race for the serious and fun runners

MORE than 450 people took part in this year’s Woodcote 10km race. The annual event, which is organised by Pangbourne Rotary Club, is ...

 

Developer returns with new plan for 45 homes on field

PLANS to develop a field in Woodcote that wasn’t earmarked for housing in the village’s neighbourhood plan have resurfaced. Reading ...

 

Business book

A MOTIVATIONAL speaker and marketing consultant from Woodcote has published a business book. The Secret Army: Leadership, Marketing ...

 

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We don't want mobile homes, say councillors

PLANS for up to 16 mobile homes at a disused reservoir in Woodcote have been opposed by the parish council. Members voted unanimously ...

 

Power cut

HOMES in Woodcote were without electricity after a tree crashed down on overhead power lines. The incident happened in Green Lane at ...

 

Village fete returning under new organisers

WOODCOTE’S fete has been resurrected. The event, which did not happen last year due to a lack of organisers, is to take place on the ...

 

Entries for 10km open

ENTRIES have opened for this year’s Woodcote 10km race, which will take place on Sunday, January 14. The event is organised by the ...

 

Health app

PATIENTS of Woodcote and Goring surgeries can book appointments and access some services through a smartphone app. The program, called ...

 

We're tap of the world, mum

We're tap of the world, mum

TWO teenage tap dancers from Woodcote have been crowned international champions for the third year running. Lily Clifton, 17, and ...

 

Mobile homes planned for site earmarked for new housing

PLANS to build 20 new houses in Woodcote with the community’s backing are set to be replaced with a more controversial scheme. A ...

 

Father and daughter to run 10km dressed as superheroes

Father and daughter to run 10km dressed as superheroes

A DOCTOR at Sonning Common Health Centre and his teenage daughter are to take part in a charity run dressed as superheroes. Ralph ...

 

Food store re-opens

THE Co-operative food store in Woodcote has re-opened following refurbishment. The shop in Bridle Path now has an extended frontage ...

 

Astronaut at schools science fair

Astronaut at schools science fair

A BUDDING astronaut was the guest of honour at a science fair at the Oratory School in Woodcote. Dr Suzie Imber, a physicist and space ...

 

Climber's handover

A WOMAN from Woodcote has presented £129,267 to the Thames Valley Air Ambulance that she helped raise by climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. ...

 

Rally donates £24,500 to charities and worthy causes

Rally donates £24,500 to charities and worthy causes

THIS year’s Woodcote Rally raised £24,500 for 40 charities and community groups. This is the highest total that the steam and vintage ...

 

Council opposes plans for 23 homes

A DEVELOPER’S plans to build 23 houses on a field in Woodcote that wasn’t earmarked for development in the village’s neighbourhood ...

 

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