Tuesday, 28 September 2021

£250,000 church annexe blessed by Archbishop

£250,000 church annexe blessed by Archbishop

A £250,000 extension at a church in Goring has been blessed. The Most Rev Bernard Longley, the Archbishop of Birmingham, carried out ...

 

Woman to paddleboard 20 miles for children’s charity

Woman to paddleboard 20 miles for children’s charity

A WOMAN will paddleboard down the River Thames from Goring to Henley while dressed as a goat. Charlotte Allum, 42, from Hurley, is ...

 

New charity begins offering boat trips for disabled

New charity begins offering boat trips for disabled

A CHARITY that offers trips on the River Thames for people with physical and mental disabilities is now up and running in Goring. ...

 

Children flock to village’s first summer play weekend

Children flock to village’s first summer play weekend

HUNDREDS of people attended a free children’s activity weekend in Goring. The Goring Mayhem event, which took place at Sheepcot ...

 

School supervisor revives campaign for skate park

School supervisor revives campaign for skate park

A CAMPAIGN to build a skate park in Goring has been revived after eight years. Geraldine Poole, who lives in Gatehampton Road, wants ...

 

Woman nears halfway point of challenge

A WOMAN is almost halfway through her bid to cycle, walk and run 541 miles in six weeks for charity. Katie Roberts, of Icknield Road, ...

 

Survey to assess speeding

A SURVEY to gauge the speeding problem on Wallingford Road in Goring could be commissioned by the parish council. The council was set ...

 

Art sale

AN art sale in aid of the Goring Gap Boat Club will take place at the Old Stables in Whitchurch high street from 10.30am to 12.30pm on ...

 

How to print

THE Gap Art Club in Goring is to relaunch its programme of face-to-face meetings on September 1. The first event, looking at printing ...

 

Help needed

TWO groups which help vulnerable people in Goring are seeking volunteers. One is the community centre’s transport office, which ...

 

Celebrating long reign

THE Queen’s Platinum Jubilee will be celebrated as part of next year’s Gap Festival in Goring. The event, which will take place from ...

 

Pupils’ busy year outside class in spite of pandemic

PUPILS at Gillotts School in Henley have enjoyed a range of extracurricular activities over the past year despite the coronavirus ...

 

Volunteers needed to help launch conservation group

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help set up a new conservation group in Goring. The Goring Gap Environmental Organisation, which is being put ...

 

Bowls club wants more green

PLANS to extend and improve the bowling green in Goring Heath have been put forward for approval. The Goring Almshouses Bowls Club, ...

 

Cream tea

A CREAM tea will be held at the study centre on the Withymead nature reserve, off the Ridgeway footpath near Goring, from 2pm to 5pm ...

 

Summer of Play continues with fun day for children

A FREE fun day for older children and teenagers will be held at Sheepcot recreation ground, off Gatehampton Road, Goring, tomorrow ...

 

Treasurer plea

THE organisers of the Gap Festival are seeking a new treasurer. A replacement is needed for treasurer Colin Reeves, who is stepping ...

 

Woman bids to travel 541 miles for cancer charity

Woman bids to travel 541 miles for cancer charity

A WOMAN is attempting to cycle, walk and run 541 miles in six weeks for charity. Katie Roberts, of Icknield Road, Goring, is trying to ...

 

Small regatta

TWENTY-SIX amateur crews competed in this year’s scaled-down Goring and Streatley Regatta on the Thames. The biennial event was moved ...

 

Play audition

THE Goring Gap Players are auditioning for their autumn production of A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen. The session will take place at ...

 

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