Tuesday, 11 August 2020

Human jukebox

THE Crooked Billet pub in Stoke Row will hold socially distanced music nights in August. Singer Pete Lincoln, who is known as the ...

 

Nutritionist wins £5,000 to create artisan food website

Nutritionist wins £5,000 to create artisan food website

A NUTRITIONIST and food writer who came up with an idea for a business as part of a university project has won a £5,000 prize to make ...

 

Dirty orchard

DOG owners in Stoke Row are being urged not to let their pets foul the village’s orchard. Well Orchard, off Main Street, is ...

 

Two vacancies

STOKE Row Parish Council is seeking new members. It has one current vacancy with another from July. For more information, email parish ...

 

Crisps to cash

A TOTAL of 2,760 crisp packets has raised £45 for the Friends of Stoke Row School. The parents’ association claimed the money back ...

 

World Book Day 2020: Stoke Row Primary School

World Book Day 2020: Stoke Row Primary School

THE Joker and Draco Malfoy were among costumes worn by pupils at Stoke Row Primary School to mark World Book Day. Noah Akers, 10, came ...

 

Post Office van visits retimed

A POST Office van which visits villages in South Oxfordshire has a new timetable. The outreach service, which currently serves ...

 

Evening of blues

FORMER Whitesnake guitarist Micky Moody and singer Ali Maas will play an evening of blues, bluegrass and early rock ‘n’ roll at the ...

 

Headteacher wins the toss

Headteacher wins the toss

HEADTEACHER Charlotte Whittle regained her crown at this year’s Stoke Row Primary School pancake races. She won the teachers’ event, ...

 

Wife’s tribute to man killed in electric skateboard fall

Father died of “severe head injury” after electric skateboard accident

A MAN who died after falling from his electric skateboard was a “fun husband and a magical loving father”. Brad Visser’s widow paid ...

 

Village primary becomes official ‘kind’ school

Village primary becomes official ‘kind’ school

STOKE Row Primary School has received an award for its acts of kindness. It was presented with the kind schools accreditation from ...

 

Tea and chat

A SOCIAL group for residents of Stoke Row will meet at the chapel in Newlands Lane on February 28. The Cherry Blossoms offer cups of ...

 

Path steps

STEPS have been installed at the end of a public footpath in Stoke Row. Oxfordshire County Council carried out the work at the Cox ...

 

Waste plea

AN appeal has been made to residents in Stoke Row to dispose of their garden waste responsibly. The parish council was responding to ...

 

Penny Cole, actress and wife of television and film star

Penny Cole, actress and wife of television and film star

PENNY COLE, an actress and producer, who was married to fellow actor George Cole, has died, aged 81. Penelope Margaret Ann Pennington ...

 

Bingo boost

A BINGO night in Stoke Row in December raised £282 towards the upkeep of St John’s Church in the village.

 

Total rises

A TOTAL of £934.39 was raised by last year’s Poppy Appeal in Stoke Row, an increase of more than £100 on 2018. The collectors were ...

 

George Cole’s widow dies at 81

George Cole’s widow dies at 81

ACTRESS and producer Penny Cole has died, aged 81. She had been fighting an autoimmune condition but lost her battle at the Royal ...

 

Festive fair with extra buzz

Festive fair with extra buzz

A CHRISTMAS fayre at Stoke Row village hall raised about £1,000 for the neighbouring primary school. Hundreds of people attended the ...

 

Owner fined £1,000 for dog attack on man at steam rally

Owner fined £1,000 for dog attack on man at steam rally

A MAN has been fined £1,000 after his two dogs attacked a pensioner at Stoke Row Steam Rally. Michael Rule, from Ickleton in ...

 

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