Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Toad talk

WATLINGTON Environment Group’s annual meeting will be held at the town hall on Friday at 8pm. It will include a talk and film about ...

 

Tree profits

THE 11th annual Watlington Christmas tree festival raised almost £1,500. The money will go towards restoration projects at St ...

 

‘Reduce new homes until road is built’

THE number of homes built on the largest site in Watlington’s neighbourhood plan should be limited to a third until a bypass is ...

 

Hairdresser prepares for retirement... but not just yet

Hairdresser prepares for retirement... but not just yet

A HAIRDRESSER in Watlington is planning to turn his salon into part of his home for when he retires. James Gerring, who runs Hair by ...

 

Butcher ’s shop awarded plastic-free accreditation

Butcher ’s shop awarded plastic-free accreditation

A BUTCHER in Watlington has been recognised for its contribution to the environment. Calnan Brothers in High Street has been named a ...

 

Land tribute to Lady Mogg

A TRIANGLE of land in Watlington is to be named after a community stalwart. The green space in Cuxham Road will be called Lady Mogg’s ...

 

Speed device

A SPEED indicator device will be shared between Watlington, Cuxham and Swyncombe. The device and solar panels will cost £4,350, not ...

 

Faster talks

A MEETING to discuss the introduction of ultrafast broadband in Watlington will be held at the town hall on Thursday from 7pm to 9pm. ...

 

Climate chat

PROFESSOR Richard Harding will give a talk on climate change to the Watlington Climate Action Group at the town hall on Wednesday at ...

 

Inquiry into homes plan cancelled

A PUBLIC inquiry into plans for 183 homes in Watlington has been cancelled. The hearing was due to take place this week but the ...

 

Leave granted

WATLINGTON parish councillor Rob Smith has been granted a three-month leave of absence due to increased work commitments. He has been ...

 

Charity shop among three businesses hit by burglars

Charity shop among three businesses hit by burglars

BURGLARS broke into three businesses in Watlington town centre in one night. They targeted the Granary café and deli, the Mercy in ...

 

Trust deal delayed yet again

THE transfer of ownership of an uninhabited building in Watlington has stalled again. The parish council agreed in October 2018 to ...

 

13m fence approved

A MAN has won planning permission for a 13.5m long fence at his home in Watlington. Chris Sutcliffe appealed after South Oxfordshire ...

 

Driver fined

A WOMAN from Watlington has been fined £660 for driving a vehicle without third party insurance. Jacky McIntyre, 26, of Gregory Estate,...

 

Brownies learn about countryside ways with farm visit

Brownies learn about countryside ways with farm visit

BROWNIES from Watlington spent an evening learning about wildlife and conservation. The event, held at Lower Farm in Britwell Salome,...

 

£10,000 to deter speeders

 A TRAFFIC calming scheme for Pyrton Lane in Watlington would cost about £10,000. The parish council proposes to use money from ...

 

Third application for pig farm development on way

DEVELOPERS are to lodge a third application for 183 homes in Watlington. Archstone and Bloor Homes want to build on a former pig farm ...

 

Students host senior citizens

Students host senior citizens

MORE than 100 people attended the annual Christmas party for senior citizens held at Icknield Community College in Watlington. The ...

 

Celebrity couple among 500 visitors to town’s Christmas market

Celebrity couple among 500 visitors to town’s Christmas market

ABOUT 500 people attended the Watlington Christmas market. There were more than 30 stalls as well as children’s entertainment and a ...

 

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