Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Open mic

AN open mic night will be held at St Leonard’s Church in Watlington next Saturday (July 20) from 7pm to 11pm. Youth acts will play ...

 

Free table tennis day

TWO new outdoor table tennis tables in Watlington are to be officially launched. Parents, carers and children are invited to the free ...

 

Drivers fined

FOURTEEN drivers of heavy goods vehicles were fined £50 each for breaching Watlington’s 7.5-tonne weight restriction.  Police and ...

 

School ban on mobiles during day

PUPILS at Watlington Primary School have been banned from using mobile phones during the day. The children will be asked to hand in ...

 

History walk

A HISTORY walk around Watlington will be held on Sunday, led by parish councillor Tim Horton. The walkers will visit the manor of ...

 

Plans submitted for 130 new homes on two fields

Plans submitted for 130 new homes on two fields

PLANS for 130 homes in Watlington have been submitted to South Oxfordshire District Council. Developer Providence Land is promoting ...

 

Water request

A REQUEST for a drinking water fountain in Watlington has been received by the parish council.

 

Nursery walk

TWENTY adults and eight children ran or walked 5km to raise more than £600 for Watlington’s Rainbow Corner Day Nursery.

 

Performance stage agreed

PLANS for a performing arts stage in Watlington have been approved. South Oxfordshire District Council has granted planning permission ...

 

Small is beautiful, says organiser of Beacon Festival

Small is beautiful, says organiser of Beacon Festival

ABOUT 2,500 people attended the sixth Beacon Festival near Watlington at the weekend. The two-day annual event held at Watlington Hill ...

 

Asperger’s man launches support group for others

Asperger’s man launches support group for others

AN autism support group has been launched in Watlington. It is being run by Jamie Carter-Knight, 25, who has Asperger’s syndrome and ...

 

Residents object to outdoor arts stage

RESIDENTS have objected to plans to build a performing arts stage in Watlington. The parish council is seeking planning permission to ...

 

No parking on green

RESIDENTS have rejected the idea of having parking on a green on the Marlbrook estate in Watlington. Twenty-five people responded to a ...

 

Poisoned tree lives

A TREE in a public park in Watlington that was deliberately poisoned has survived. Someone drilled a series of holes around the base ...

 

Slow move on 20mph speed limit

THE introduction of a 20mph speed limit in Watlington has moved a step closer. The parish council has agreed to ask Oxfordshire County ...

 

Trampled

PLANTS at Watlington war memorial have had to be removed after being trampled on. The parish council said it received reports ...

 

Pullman profit

AUTHOR Philip Pullman’s talk at St Leonard’s Church in Watlington in April raised more than £2,700 for the Friends of Watlington ...

 

Weekend festival

THE sixth annual Beacon Festival in Watlington will take place next weekend. The headline acts will be Tankus The Henge on the Friday ...

 

History walks

THREE history walks will be held in Watlington on Sundays over the summer. These will be led by parish councillor Tim Horton to raise ...

 

Prize for pledge to be greener

RESIDENTS of Watlington could win a prize in return for making a pledge to mark National Clean Air Day on Thursday. They are being ...

 

POLL: Have your say

Looking for a job?

Nurse Full Time

Location READING

School Nurse – Full time  Closing date – 1 August 2019 We are looking to appoint a full time School Nurse to join the ...

 

Administrator/Receptonist

Location READING

Administrator/Receptionist (Afternoons) Closing date – Noon 25 July 2019 We are looking to appoint an experienced ...