Friday, 18 June 2021

Plants sale

FLOWERS and vegetable plants are now on sale in aid of St Thomas’s Church in Goring. They are being sold by Simon and Abi Tyrell, who ...

 

Litterbugs

A LARGE pile of rubbish was left on land off the Thames Path at Gatehampton, near Goring, over the weekend. It included dozens of ...

 

New recruits

A HAIR salon in Goring has hired two new staff. Dale Ted Watkins and Kiki Slark have joined the team at Luke Robert Hair in High ...

 

Branching out

A GORING beauty salon is expanding. Villager Sarah Virgo-Harris, who opened Virgo Beauty in High Street seven years ago, is to open a ...

 

Ready for regatta

MORE than 40 novice crews have signed up for the Goring and Streatley Regatta on Saturday, July 17. They will begin training with the ...

 

New charges

PARKING arrangements have changed at the Wheel Orchard car park in Goring. South Oxfordshire District Council, which owns the site off ...

 

Reserve tour

THE first guided tour of the Withymead nature reserve near Goring will take place on June 26. Two experts will walk visitors around ...

 

Cutting back

Cutting back

CONTRACTORS from Network Rail will be cutting back vegetation from overhead power lines at Goring. The team will work overnight from ...

 

Flower and veg sale

A GORING businessman is once again raising money for charity by selling selection boxes of vegetables and cut flowers. Rob Jones, of ...

 

I won marathon but didn’t find out until I got home

I won marathon but didn’t find out until I got home

A MAN from Goring won a running event in the village without realising it. Philip Woolfall completed the 26.2-mile marathon at the ...

 

Plant D-day

A PLANNING appication for a miniature power plant on the outskirts of Goring will be decided by July 5. Balance Power Projects, of ...

 

Council online

GORING Parish Council now has a Facebook page.  It will share updates at www.facebook.com/Goring OnThamesParish For any queries, call ...

 

Planting at reserve

THE Withymead nature reserve near Goring has been improved with a share of the proceeds from a bio-diversity fund provided by Network ...

 

Appeal for volunteers

THE 1st Goring Scouts and Girlguides are seeking new volunteers. The group, which meets at Storton Lodge in Icknield Road, is ...

 

Conmen alert

RESIDENTS of Goring have again been targeted by “Nottingham knockers”. The scammers are young men selling poor quality cleaning ...

 

Summer of play

A “SUMMER of play” is to take place in Goring. The parish council is to spend up to £10,000 organising informal outdoor activities for ...

 

Power outage

UP to 950 homes in Goring were without power on Monday last week. Some households also couldn’t use their landline phones during the ...

 

Daytime trips on river taxi

A RIVER taxi service is offering trips on the River Thames at Goring. The disabled accessible service, which must be booked in advance,...

 

Birthday music

GORING Chamber Choir is to stage a series of concerts to celebrate its 70th anniversary, subject to covid restrictions. The first, on ...

 

Bowls merger

GORING Bowling Club has merged with its counterpart in Goring Heath. It says it couldn’t continue on its own because membership has ...

 

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