Monday, 19 November 2018

‘Bionic’ councillor who turned air blue

‘Bionic’ councillor who turned air blue

GORING now has its own six million dollar councillor. Kevin Bulmer, who is the area’s representative on Oxfordshire County Council, is ...

 

White cross for each villager who was lost

White cross for each villager who was lost

NINETY-SIX wooden crosses were placed on Rectory Garden in Goring in honour of former villagers who died in service. The task was ...

 

Charity marks decade supporting disadvantaged children

Charity marks decade supporting disadvantaged children in Africa

A GORING charity has raised more than £200,000 for disadvantaged children in rural Africa over the past decade. Changing Futures was ...

 

Another act

THE Goring Gap Players’ production of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night will be staged at the Morrell Rooms in Streatley from November 21 to ...

 

Guitar jazz

JAZZ guitar duo Nicolas Meier and Pete Oxley will perform at Goring village hall tonight (Friday) from 8pm. They will play in a range ...

 

Flat plan axed

PLANS for a flat above the former TSB bank in High Street, Goring, have been withdrawn. Muhammed Abul Hasan, from Reading, still has ...

 

Steel rail gantries ‘should be made more attractive’

Steel rail gantries ‘should be made more attractive’

METAL gantries installed along the railway line in the Goring area should be made more attractive, according to a report commissioned ...

 

Restaurant shut again

A RESTAURANT in Goring that re-opened under new management in the summer has closed again. Sally Albin says she can’t afford to keep ...

 

Sale success

AN antique and bric-a-brac shop in Goring raised £904 for Childline. Barbara’s, off Station Road, sold items donated by villagers in ...

 

Sale for cats

A COFFEE morning and sale in aid of Cats Protection will be held at Goring Free Church hall in High Street on November 17 from 10am to ...

 

Christmas fair

GORING Primary School parent-teacher association’s Christmas crafts fair will be held at the village hall on the weekend of November ...

 

Scary songs

THE Goring and Streatley Concert Band’s starter band will perform a series of Halloween-themed numbers in a concert at Goring village ...

 

No parking

A CAR park used by Goring residents and visitors is to shut to the public. The Swan Hotel in Streatley says it can no longer offer ...

 

Bloom praise

THE Goring Gap in Bloom committee is to receive a formal letter of congratulation from the parish council. This year the village won ...

 

Mum with epilepsy holds rock concert for charity

Mum with epilepsy holds rock concert for charity

A CHARITY concert at Goring village hall is expected to have raised at least £10,000 for the Epilepsy Society. More than 200 people ...

 

Bollards to prevent unlawful parking

BOLLARDS are to be installed at 23 spaces in the car park at Goring community centre. The parish council has agreed to take action ...

 

Man charged with robbery

A MAN has been charged after a robbery at McColl's newsgents in High Street, Goring, at about 12.50pm on Friday. Gary Vass, 47, of ...

 

Tribute to Led Zep

LED ZEPPELIN tribute band the Led Zep Project will perform the rock band’s hits at Goring village hall tonight (Friday). The group ...

 

Council ordered to release emails

GORING Parish Council has been threatened with legal action after failing to provide a resident with emails between one of its ...

 

Couple thrilled after cafe wins award for best brunch

Couple thrilled after cafe wins award for best brunch

A CAFE in Goring has won an award for serving the best brunch in the southern Chilterns. Pierreponts in High Street was honoured by ...

 

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