Wednesday, 25 May 2022

Bishop and former MP in festival discussion

A DISCUSSION with a former prime minister is among the latest events added to the line-up for his year’s GAP Festival. The celebration ...

 

River cruises

THE first in a series of river cruises starting and finishing in Goring began on Thursday last week. A vessel from Thames River ...

 

Meetings on record

MEETINGS of Goring Parish Council could be recorded. Villager Ron Bridle suggested the idea in order to increase transparency. ...

 

Charity wash

A CHARITY car wash will take place at Goring fire station next Sunday (May 29) from 10am to 3pm. Donations will be split equally ...

 

Equality policy

GORING Parish Council has approved a new equality policy which protects employees or councillors from discrimination on the basis of ...

 

Great to have Hairy Legs again!

Great to have Hairy Legs again!

MORE than 200 people took part in this year’s Hairy Legs challenge in Goring. The event took place at Sheepcot recreation ground, off ...

 

60 years of our WI branch ...and still going strong

60 years of our WI branch ...and still going strong

THIS year our branch of the Women’s Institute celebrates its 60th birthday. It will do this in style with a dinner for members at the ...

 

Deep cleaning

PAVEMENTS in Goring will be deep cleaned. South Oxfordshire District Council will carry out the work according to a list of priory ...

 

Plant sale

A CHARITY plant sale in Goring raised £200. The sale was held at the Village Hub in Goring Arcade and the proceeds will be split ...

 

Firefighter and wife saved boy’s life after road crash

Firefighter and wife saved boy’s life after road crash

A FIREFIGHTER and his wife have been honoured for coming to the aid of an injured father and son who had been hit by a minibus. Sean ...

 

Return of Hairy Legs

File picture of the Hairy Legs

THE Hairy Legs challenge in Goring will take place on Sunday, May 8. It will be the first time the event has taken place since 2019 ...

 

Villagers could have two council elections in weeks

Villagers could have two council elections in weeks

RESIDENTS of Goring could be going to the polls for the second time within weeks. This follows the resignations of three parish ...

 

New date for Lenny

New date for Lenny

A NEW date has been set for a talk by Sir Lenny Henry in aid of Goring library. He was due to visit on March 11 but this had to be ...

 

Silence for Ukraine

Silence for Ukraine

ALL Easter church services held in Goring and South Stoke will include specific time for silence and prayer for Ukraine. Services will ...

 

Mums, look after yourselves too, says entrepreneur

Mums, look after yourselves too, says entrepreneur

A WOMAN who struggled during lockdown has launched an online business to help other mothers practise self-care. Andrea Pugh, 36, lives ...

 

Neighbours fight homes in garden of historic house

Neighbours fight homes in garden of historic house

RESIDENTS have objected to plans for four new homes in the grounds of an historic house in Goring. Anderson Orr Architects has applied ...

 

Parkinson’s help group

A PARKINSON’S support group has been launched in Goring. The Village Hub in Goring Arcade has set up the group along with villager ...

 

Call to axe play events

Call to axe play events

A SERIES of summer events for children in Goring should be cancelled and the money sent to Ukraine instead, says a villager. David ...

 

Book now for jubilee street party

Book now for jubilee street party

TABLES can now be booked for the street party in Goring to mark the Queen’s platinum jubilee. The lunch event will take place on ...

 

Trainers to pay more to use parks

Trainers to pay more to use parks

FEES for personal trainers using recreation grounds in Goring are to increase to at least £30 an hour. Personal trainers and other ...

 

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