Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Oil recyclable

RESIDENTS of South Oxfordshire can now recycle their cooking oil. The district council will collect the oil as long as it is poured ...

 

Residents oppose plan to extend use of waste depot for second time

CAMPAIGNERS are opposing plans to extend the use of a waste depot for the second time. They say their lives will be made a misery if ...

 

Concerns over potential extension of gravel quarry

A QUARRY could be extended despite opposition. Tarmac, which operates the Sonning Works by the River Thames in Eye & Dunsden, has ...

 

Early start

BIN collections in South Oxfordshire started an hour earlier this week, at 6am, due to the hot weather. The change was made so staff ...

 

Bin reprieve

WARGRAVE Theatre Workshop could pay for a waste bin to be retained at the Woodclyffe Hall in High Street. Last month, parish ...

 

Needles found in recycling

RESIDENTS have been warned not to dispose of medical waste in their bins after syringes were discovered by workers at a recycling ...

 

Bin rethink

WARGRAVE Parish Council is to reconsider plans to remove a waste bin at Woodclyffe Hall in High Street. Groups including the Wargrave ...

 

Bin set to go

A WASTE bin at Woodclyffe Hall in Wargrave is set to be removed. Parish councillors say there is no need for the wheelie bin and it ...

 

Call to ban or restrict use of barbecues in meadows

Call to ban or restrict use of barbecues in meadows

BARBECUES should be banned from Henley’s riverside beauty spots or only allowed in designatted areas, say residents. This was among ...

 

Dog waste

DOG walkers in Remenham have been urged to clean up after their pets after enough mess to fill up eight bin bags was found on a ...

 

Bins delayed

BIN collections in South Oxfordshire will be a day later than normal next week due to the May day bank holiday on Monday. The Saturday ...

 

Double bins

GARDEN waste customers in South Oxfordshire will receive an extra collection next week. Residents can leave out an extra brown bin’s ...

 

Dry cleaners trialling reusable suit covers

Dry cleaners trialling reusable suit covers

THE owner of a Henley dry cleaning business is aiming to eradicate plastic waste from his company. Ian Reid, who runs Reids of Henley ...

 

Don't put landfill waste in green bin

Don't put landfill waste in green bin

RESIDENTS of South Oxfordshire are being urged not to put the wrong items in their recycling bins. The district council, which is ...

 

Time for war on litter in country, says dog walker

Time for war on litter in country, says dog walker

A MAN has called for a “war on litter” to take place after clearing up tons of rubbish along the roadside near his home. Johnny ...

 

Bins deadline

RESIDENTS who are signed up to Reading Borough Council’s garden waste collection scheme are being reminded to renew their annual ...

 

Shelter bins

NEW black polythene bin has been installed at two bus shelter in Reading Road, Henley, one near the allotments and the other near the ...

 

Blue bin bags on way and food waste recycling to follow

RESIDENTS of Wargrave, Charvil and Crazies Hill will receive their allocation of household waste bags in the next few weeks. This week,...

 

Deli that's been almost plastic-free for years

Deli that's been almost plastic-free for years

THE Granary delicatessen in Watlington has been almost totally plastic-free for years. The High Street business was founded in 1985 as ...

 

Bedding dump

OLD pillows and bedding were found dumped in the Tesco car park in Henley on Thursday last week.

 

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Part Time Accounts Assistant

Location Pangbourne

Part-time Accounts Assistant Hazell & Jefferies Ltd., based in Whitchurch Hill, Pangbourne, are looking to recruit an ...

 

Nursery and Tea Club Assistant

Location Henley on Thames

St. Mary’s School is a co-educational day school, for children from 3 to 11 years old, set in a beautiful residential ...