Sunday, 15 December 2019

Man’s model race track raising money for charity

Man’s model race track raising money for charity

A RETIRED civil engineer from Goring hopes to raise money for charity by hiring out a large Scalextric race track he built in his ...

 

Firefighter who still loves the job after 25 years

Firefighter who still loves the job after 25 years

THE watch manager at Goring fire station has been honoured for completing 25 years’ service. Sean Absolom joined Oxfordshire Fire and ...

 

Residents protest at changes to plan

RESIDENTS have complained after learning that South Oxfordshire District Council amended the Goring neighbourhood plan at the request ...

 

A policeman’s lot...

OUR police are often accused of not issuing enough parking tickets, which unusually in South Oxfordshire is their responsibility ...

 

Craft fair raises £4,000 for school

Craft fair raises £4,000 for school

A CHRISTMAS craft fair at Goring village hall raised at least £4,000 for the village primary school. More than 26 stalls were offering ...

 

Jazz night

JAZZ band leader Chris Barber will perform his annual concert at Goring village hall next Friday (December 13) at 7.30pm. Tickets cost ...

 

Back the bus

A PRIZE draw has been organised in support of Goring’s Readibus service. The door-to-door shuttle bus takes elderly and disabled ...

 

Mobility aids service shuts

A SERVICE which lends wheelchairs and other mobility aids in Goring is to close. The Red Cross Medical Loan service, which is based at ...

 

Refurbishment of school play area and buildings

Refurbishment of school play area and buildings

MORE than £250,000 worth of improvements are being made at Goring Primary School. The Diocese of Oxford, which is responsible for the ...

 

Bus times revised

A GORING bus company has revised its timetable for the winter. Going Forward Buses, which is run as a community venture, has changed ...

 

New run for only the experienced

A NEW 100-mile ultra marathon will set off from Goring next year. Up to 330 places are available in the Centurion Running Autumn 100 ...

 

Pleasure walk

A WALK will take place in the parish of Goring Heath on December 2. It will start at the Sun pub at Hill Bottom, Whitchurch Hill, at ...

 

Food fayre

GORING’S Christmas food fayre will take place at the village hall on Saturday, December 7 from 10am to 3pm. It will feature turkey ...

 

Pilates studio

A NEW pilates studio has opened in Goring. Original Pilates, which also offers yoga, is based in a unit at The Arcade, off High Street,...

 

Footpath trees ‘butchered’ by water company

MORE than a dozen young trees planted along a public footpath in Goring could die or topple after being “butchered”, a resident claims....

 

Heating raid

BURGLARS stole copper piping, underfloor heating units, tools and cabling from a property in Elvendon Road, Goring. They struck during ...

 

Village’s oil portrait of war hero restored while on loan

Village’s oil portrait of war hero restored while on loan

A FRAMED oil portrait of Sir Arthur “Bomber” Harris which once hung at Goring village hall has been restored by its new custodians. ...

 

Hostel fight

A CAMPAIGN against the sale of a youth hostel has been launched. The Youth Hostel Association has put the Streatley centre on the ...

 

Rock and soul

AMERICAN rock, funk and soul guitarist LeBurn Maddox is to perform at Goring village hall tomorrow (Saturday). He has previously ...

 

Reality TV star opens new hair salon after relocation

Reality TV star opens new hair salon after relocation

A REALITY television star opened a Goring hair salon’s new premises. Tom Read-Wilson, who featured in Channel 4’s Celebs Go Dating, ...

 

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