Tuesday, 22 June 2021

Cleaners plea

VOLUNTEERS are needed to carry out sign cleaning in Ewelme. The parish council is looking for at least two people and will ...

 

Festival talk

EWELME’S annual village meeting will take place at the village hall on Tuesday, July 6 from 7.30pm. It will discuss arrangements for ...

 

Residents support village plan

A LARGE majority of Ewelme residents have voted in favour of adopting the village’s neighbourhood plan. In a referendum, 315 people ...

 

Pollution discovered in brook

POLLUTION in Ewelme Brook is concerning a parish councillor. Tom Stevenson raised the issue at the Benson annual parish meeting. He ...

 

Village-run store welcomes customers after lockdown

EWELME Village Store re-opened on Monday last week. The store reduced its staff to two people during the last coronavirus lockdown and ...

 

Challenge put back

THE date of this year’s Chiltern Chase has been put back. The multi-terrain challenge in Ewelme was meant to take place on Sunday, ...

 

Barn house

A TIMBER barn in Ewelme could be turned into a three-bedroom house.  Mark Enfield, of Parsons Lane, wants to convert and extend the ...

 

High Sheriff to give talk

High Sheriff to give talk

LADY JAY of Ewelme is to give a talk about her year as High Sheriff of Oxfordshire next month. She has lived in the village for more ...

 

Alice, four, makes £500 for NHS by baking cupcakes

Alice, four, makes £500 for NHS by baking cupcakes

A FOUR-YEAR-OLD girl from Ewelme has raised more than £500 for NHS workers by making cupcakes.  Alice Stockings began baking in early ...

 

Return of the Chase

REGISTRATION is now open for this year’s Chiltern Chase in Ewelme on Sunday, June 13. Hundreds of people usually take part in the ...

 

Verges suffer

VISITORS are damaging grass verges in Ewelme by parking on them. The parish council admits there is a lack of parking space in the ...

 

Vehicles base

MAYS Farm in Ewelme could used as an operating centre for five vehicles and three trailers. Kingra Transport, of St Ives, has made an ...

 

Royal party

A FESTIVAL to coincide with the Queen’s platinum jubilee could be held in Ewelme. The parish council has agreed to set up a working ...

 

Festive trail

A CHRISTMAS trail will be held in Ewelme from today (Friday) until Monday. Trail maps can be collected from the Shepherd’s Hut pub or ...

 

Hundreds of children follow village’s Halloween trail

Hundreds of children follow village’s Halloween trail

HUNDREDS of children took part in a fundraising Halloween trail around Ewelme. It included ghosts, ghouls, a skeleton bride, giant ...

 

Pre-school rescued

A £10,000 appeal to prevent the closure of  Ewelme Village Pre-School has smashed its target. More than £6,200 has been raised via a ...

 

£10,000 appeal to save pre-school from closure

A £10,000 appeal has been launched to prevent the closure of Ewelme Village Pre-school. The pre-school, which has been going 50 years ...

 

Don’t steal watercress

THIEVES have been told to stop stealing watercress from a nature reserve. Police are investigating after people were seen repeatedly ...

 

What a hoot... family find owl trapped in fireplace

What a hoot... family find owl trapped in fireplace

A FAMILY had an unexpected visitor when a tawny owl fell down their chimney and got stuck in the fireplace. Abi Winfield discovered ...

 

Award for woman behind village’s community shop

Award for woman behind village’s community shop

A WOMAN who helped set up the community shop in Ewelme has been presented with an award by the High Sheriff of Oxfordshire. Sarah ...

 

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