Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Referendum on housing blueprint expected in July

A REFERENDUM on Goring’s neighbourhood plan should take place in early July. The document, which was written by a group of volunteers, ...

 

Volunteers collect waste around village including bin!

Volunteers collect waste around village including bin!

ALMOST 70 people took part in a litter pick in Goring on Saturday. The volunteers met at the community centre in Station Road and then ...

 

Clean up or else...

NEVER upset the people of Goring. At a recent parish council meeting, both councillors and residents appeared to support a macabre ...

 

Bowls lessons

RESIDENTS of Goring and Goring Heath can learn to bowl next month. The villages’ bowls clubs are each hosting introductory courses in ...

 

No elections

THERE will be no parish council elections in Goring, Goring Heath, Whitchurch, Woodcote or South Stoke on May 2 as all five ...

 

George Michael fans reject offer of party space

Singer’s fans reject offer of party space

FANS of George Michael are to celebrate his life with an informal picnic in Goring rather than an official party. The parish council ...

 

Residents warned after six burglaries

SIX houses in Goring have been burgled over the past month. The first incident happened at a house in Whitehills Green, off Reading ...

 

Spring concert

GORING Chamber Choir will present a spring concert of traditional folk songs and dances at St Thomas’s Church on May 11. The programme ...

 

Hendrix gig

GUITARIST Denny Ilett Jr, from Henley, will perform a tribute concert to Jimi Hendrix at Goring village hall next Friday (April 19). ...

 

Meeting date

THE Goring and Streatley Amenity Association’s annual meeting will take place in the garden room at the village hall at 8pm on April ...

 

South African wins show title

South African wins show title

A LARGE exotic flower from South Africa was named the best exhibit at this year’s Goring Greenfingers spring show. The 3lb red and ...

 

Houses to let

RESIDENTS are being sought for the Lybbe’s Almshouses in Manor Road, Goring. The properties can accommodate up to two people and have ...

 

Sailing day

GORING Thames Sailing Club will hold its annual open day at its clubhouse off Spring Lane, Goring, from 11am until 3.30pm next ...

 

Trumpet on tour

TRUMPET player Damon Brown will perform at Goring village hall with his British quintet next Friday (April 12) as part of his European ...

 

Restaurant revives Italian menu under new manager

Restaurant revives Italian menu under new manager

A RIVERSIDE restaurant is to revert to serving Italian cuisine, writes James Burton. Don Giovanni at the Leatherne Bottel, off Spring ...

 

Pupils plant 100 trees around school’s artificial pitch

Pupils plant 100 trees around school’s artificial pitch

PUPILS at the Oratory Preparatory School in Goring Heath have planted more than 100 saplings in the grounds. The trees, which include ...

 

Village hall makeover

REFURBISHMENT of the stage and main hall at Goring village hall will begin early next month. The trustees of the building in High ...

 

Jazz quintet

JAZZ trumpeter Damon Brown and his quintet will perform at Goring village hall on April 12 from 7.30pm. The concert has been organised ...

 

Village talk

A TALK on the survival of the English village will be given by journalist Tom Fort, from Sonning Common, at Goring Heath parish hall ...

 

Showroom to housing plan

A BOILER showroom in Goring could be demolished to make way for housing. CMC Boiler Services, which has been based in Elvendon Road ...

 

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