Sunday, 03 July 2022

Village angel for refugees

Village angel for refugees

A WOMAN has facilitated the arrival of 23 Ukrainian refugees into the UK despite not being able to host any herself. Rachel Head’s ...

 

Dog-loving couple invite woman and four Yorkshire terriers to live with them

Dog-loving couple invite woman and four Yorkshire terriers to live with them

A UKRAINIAN woman is living in Gallowstree Common with her four dogs. Anfisa Vlasova travelled across Europe with an entire family of ...

 

Vet’s surgery and two new homes at old village pub

Vet’s surgery and two new homes at old village pub

A VET will finally have her own practice after plans to convert an old pub were approved. Sarah Moffat is to open a surgery at the ...

 

Extension bid

A HOUSE in Gallowstree Common may be extended. Tom Crossland, of Reades Lane, has applied to South Oxfordshire District Counci for ...

 

Villagers opposed to homes at former pub

File picture of The Reformation

PLANS to build homes at the site of a former village pub have been scaled back after residents complained. Brakspear, which owns the ...

 

Man arrives home after 75 marathons in 85 days

Man arrives home after 75 marathons in 85 days

A MAN with cerebral palsy ran 1,900 miles in 85 days and raised more than £20,000 for charity. Tom Crossland, 40, of Reades Lane, ...

 

Car damaged

A CAR was damaged while left in a pub car park overnight. The owner returned to the Greyhound in Peppard on Saturday to find the rear ...

 

Players plea

ROTHERFIELD United Football Club’s under-nines team is seeking players to play seven-a-side in the Berkshire Youth Development League. ...

 

Villagers don’t want old pub to be redeveloped

Villagers don’t want old pub to be redeveloped

PLANS to turn a former pub in Gallowstree Common into a veterinary surgery have been opposed by residents and parish councillors. ...

 

It’s party time

A PARTY that was due to take place at the pavilion in Gallowstree Common earlier this month has been rescheduled for Friday, August 27....

 

Pavilion CCTV

NEW CCTV cameras have been installed at the Diamond Jubilee Pavilion in Gallowstree Common. The equipment was fitted at the pavilion ...

 

Meet and eat

THE next Tokers Green Progressive Dinner could take place in September.  It is an opportunity for residents to get to know each other....

 

Sunflowers

A SUNFLOWER competition in Kidmore End has returned for a second year.  More than 30 plants were entered into the competition last ...

 

Council moves

MEETINGS of Kidmore End Parish Council are to move to the Diamond Jubilee Pavilion in Gallowstree Common.  In-person meetings would ...

 

Charity runner waved off on 1,900-mile challenge

Charity runner waved off on 1,900-mile challenge

A MAN with cerebral palsy is attempting to run 1,900 miles in 85 days to raise money for charity. Tom Crossland, 40, of Reades Lane, ...

 

Players plea

ROTHERFIELD United Football Club’s under-nines team is seeking players. Training takes place at the Bishopswood sports ground in ...

 

Woman creates woodland fairy trail for young nephews

Woman creates woodland fairy trail for young nephews

A WOMAN has created a fairy trail in woodland in Gallowstree Common. Nicola Stone painted miniature doors and placed them on trees ...

 

New house would tower over mine, says neighbour

A MAN is fighting his next door neighbour’s plan for a new five-bedroom house, saying it would “tower” over his home. Adrian Whyles, ...

 

Home plan

A NEW five-bedroom home could be built in Gallowstree Common.  Jensen Langford, of Horsepond Road, has already been granted permission ...

 

Disabled man bids to run 75 marathons in 85 days

Disabled man bids to run 75 marathons in 85 days

A MAN with cerebral palsy will attempt to run 1,900 miles in 85 days to raise money for charity. Tom Crossland, 40, from Gallowstree ...

 

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