Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Church’s year of events to honour St Thomas Becket

Church’s year of events to honour St Thomas Becket

A YEAR of celebrations in honour of St Thomas Becket will take place at the Anglican church in Goring which bears his name. Villagers ...

 

Urgent appeal for village firefighters after departures

Urgent appeal for village firefighters after departures

MORE firefighters are urgently needed in Goring. Just seven officers are now based at the village station in Icknield Road and at ...

 

Neighbourly row

ACCORDING to a report rounding up police activity in Goring for a recent parish council meeting, officers intervened in a “neighbourly ...

 

Boys at play

AN activity morning for dads, grandads and other male carers and their pre-school-aged children will take place at Goring Free Church ...

 

Temporary classroom still needed

GORING Primary School wants to renew its planning permission for a temporary classroom. The Wallingford Road school has been using the ...

 

Learn to row

NOVICE rowers or those returning to the sport after a break are invited to attend Goring Gap Boat Club’s “go row” day next Sunday ...

 

Vandal told to pay £715

A MAN from Goring has been convicted of causing criminal damage. Dale Nisbet, 36, of Little Croft, admitted damaging a glass window of ...

 

Chinese craft

A FREE drop-in craft workshop with a theme of Chinese New Year will be held at Goring library tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 12.30pm....

 

Hostel fight

A PUBLIC meeting for opponents of the proposed sale of Streatley youth hostel will take place at Goring village hall on Monday, ...

 

Homes plan

A HOUSE in Goring could be knocked down and three new ones built in its place. Bentier Homes, of Caversham, wants to demolish the ...

 

10km open for entries

ENTRIES are now open for this year’s Goring 10km race on Sunday, March 15. Runners will set off from outside Storton Lodge in Icknield ...

 

Russian music

THE first meeting of the Goring Gap University of the Third Age this year will take place at the village hall on January 30 from 10....

 

Off court

GORING Tennis Club’s annual meeting will be held in the Bellême Room at Goring village hall, on Tuesday from 8pm.

 

Practice run

A “SUNDAY trot” for runners planning to take part in Goring’s Hairy Legs challenge will be held in the village this weekend. ...

 

Chat ’n’ cake

A DROP-IN morning will be held at the Free Church Hall in Goring high street on Thursday from 10.30am. All are welcome for homemade ...

 

Choir concert

GORING Chamber Choir will perform Duruflé’s Requiem and seasonal motets at a concert next month. The event at Douai Abbey in ...

 

Festival a resounding success

Festival a resounding success

THE late-night shopping festival in Goring has been hailed as the most successful to date. Hundreds of people attended the event, ...

 

Goring Gap Boat Club

Goring Gap Boat Club

JANUARY 5 marked one year since Goring Gap Boat Club moved into its new home at Lower Basildon — and what a year getting to know this ...

 

Jazz tonight

JAZZ trumpeter Steve Waterman will perform with his six-piece band, including bassist Alec Dankworth, at Goring village hall tonight ...

 

History course

AN adult education course on England in the period after the Civil War will start in Goring on January 28. It will cover the social, ...

 

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