Sunday, 25 August 2019

Historic wall demolished unlawfully for filming of Charlize Theron thriller

Historic wall demolished unlawfully for filming of Charlize Theron thriller

PART of an historic wall was demolished unlawfully during filming of a new action thriller featuring a Hollywood star. The filming of ...

 

Chocolate shop wins award for original flavoured treat

Chocolate shop wins award for original flavoured treat

A CHOCOLATE shop in Watlington has been honoured in the Great Taste Awards for the fourth time. TuTu Delicious in High Street was ...

 

Cycling problems

CYCLISTS regularly exceed 30mph through Christmas Common, it has been claimed. Residents raised concerns at an outreach meeting of ...

 

Two rambles

WALKS beginning in Ewelme and Watlington will be held this month. Thame & Wheatley Ramblers will hold a seven-mile walk next ...

 

Rebel writers

AUTHOR Celia Brayfield will give a talk called “Rebel writers — the accidental feminists” to the Friends of Watlington Library on ...

 

Phone delay

THE installation of a new phone system at the Watlington and Chalgrove Surgeries has been delayed. The patient participation group ...

 

History walk

WATLINGTON Hill will be the focus of a history walk on Sunday, August 25. It will be led by parish councillor Tim Horton, who will ...

 

Have your say

RESIDENTS of Watlington can meet local police community support officer Graham Davey at the town hall tomorrow (Saturday) from 11.30am ...

 

‘We need case for bypass’

PYRTON Parish Council says the Providence Lane application assumes that the Watlington bypass will be built. It said: “That road has ...

 

Parking fee threat

DRIVERS could have to pay to use a National Trust car park in Watlington unless they are a member. The environmental and heritage ...

 

Task force

WATLINGTON’S volunteer task force, which tidies up the town, will next meet on Sunday, September 1. Anyone interested in joining ...

 

Coaches talk

COLIN PAWSON will give a talk called “Coaches and coach horns” to Ridgeway U3A at Watlington sports pavilion on Tuesday at 2.30pm. ...

 

Arrogant, greedy developer wants to destroy my rural haven, says estate owner

Arrogant, greedy developer wants to destroy my rural haven, says estate owner

A WEALTHY landowner has accused a developer that wants to build 60 homes next door to his estate of being arrogant and greedy. Wayne ...

 

Kitchen designer nominated for national trade award

Kitchen designer nominated for national trade award

A KITCHEN designer has been nominated for a national award. Adam Bomok, 28, who has worked at Cu Cucine in Couching Street, Watlington,...

 

Charity runner dressed as bee wins award for contribution at 10km race

Charity runner dressed as bee wins award for contribution at 10km race

A WOMAN completed the Watlington 10km cross-country race dressed as a bee for charity — and won a special prize. Suzanne Whiteman, 38, ...

 

Climate meeting

WATLINGTON’S Climate Action Group will hold a meeting at the Chequers on Wednesday at 8pm. There will be a discussion on ideas ...

 

New call to lower limit

A RESIDENT has called for a 30mph speed limit through Howe Hill, near Watlington. Peter Richardson told Watlington Parish Council’s ...

 

Digester idea

THE chairman of Watlington Parish Council wants to explore the idea of an anerobic digester in the town. Matt Reid has asked the ...

 

Masked gang raid shop

MASKED raiders stole cigarettes from a convenience store in Watlington. Four men all in balaclavas broke into the Co-op in Couching ...

 

Switch off

STREETLIGHTS in Watlington should be switched off to save energy, says a parish councillor. Tim Horton says his council should ...

 

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