Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Library to re-open

WATLINGTON library is to open again next week. It is among the first community libraries to be re-opened by Oxfordshie County Council. ...

 

Big Squeeze

AN apple pressing event will be held in Watlington on Sunday. The Big Squeeze will take place at The Spire and Spoke pub in Hill Road ...

 

New town would be too large, says council

PLANS for a new “market town” at Chalgrove Airfield should be refused, says Watlington Parish Council. Homes England, a government ...

 

Safety plea

THE headteacher of Watlington Primary School has urged parents to help ensure their children are safe while they are online. ...

 

Connecting

THIRTY-FIVE premises in Howe Hill and Britwell Hill can now benefit from full fibre broadband. Openreach fibre has been laid ...

 

Large majority in favour of 20mph limit in high street

A PROPOSED 20mph speed limit in Watlington high street has been welcomed by residents and businesses. Around three-quarters said it ...

 

Netwalking: doing business on move and keeping fit

Netwalking: doing business on move and keeping fit

BUSINESSES in Watlington are organising walks that help them to network with clients and promote wellbeing. Natural Netwalking is a ...

 

Library back

WATLINGTON library will re-open before the end of the month, says Oxfordshire County Council. The Friends of Watlington Library group ...

 

‘Existential threat of bridge’

WATLINGTON Parish Council is concerned about proposals for a third Reading bridge and orbital road through South Oxfordshire. Chairman ...

 

Two firefighters receive length of service certificates

Two firefighters receive length of service certificates

TWO members of the crew at Watlington fire station have been awarded length of service awards. Luke Hawkins is celebrating 15 years ...

 

Car park shut

THE Hill Road car park in Watlington will be closed on Sunday to allow parking bay lines to be repainted. The parish council is paying ...

 

Woman cycles equivalent height of Everest for charity

Woman cycles equivalent height of Everest for charity

A WOMAN from Watlington raised more than £10,000 for a charity after cycling the equivalent height of Mt Everest. Sam Swanson went up ...

 

Renovated town house that’s ideal for raising young family

Renovated town house that’s ideal for raising young family

A COUPLE who completed a total renovation of an 18th century period property in Watlington are now looking to downsize. Carolyn and ...

 

Carrigan nets hat-trick to complete Town turnaround

Carrigan nets hat-trick to complete Town turnaround

KYLE CARRIGAN scored a hat-trick in the final 10 minutes to complete a remarkable comeback for Watlington Reserves away at Burghclere ...

 

A, B, C... tree

THE 12th Watlington Christmas tree festival at St Leonard’s Church will go ahead this December. This year’s theme will be “A Christmas ...

 

Nature events

A NATURE festival is to be held in Watlington. The Watlington Climate Action Group is organising the event, which will take place from ...

 

Hundreds follow outdoor art trail in aid of charities

Hundreds follow outdoor art trail in aid of charities

HUNDREDS of people followed the Outdoor Hidden Art Trail in Watlington over the bank holiday weekend. There were 29 installations ...

 

Art stolen

MYSTERY surrounds the disappearance of an artwork installed in Watlington as part of the art trail over the weekend. Resident Jen ...

 

Salon plan to relocate

A BEAUTY salon in Watlington wants to move around the corner. Peppermint Lime in Shirburn Street, wants to relocate to the shop unit ...

 

Library still shut

THE continued closure of Watlington library is causing concern in the town, says a parish councillor. The library was shut, along ...

 

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