Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Work party

THE Friends of Watlington Hill will hold a work party on Sunday, March 24. Volunteers should meet at the National Trust car park on ...

 

New plans for bigger, floodlit games area

PLANS for a multi-use games area in Watlington have been submitted for a third time. The parish council wants to create two pitches ...

 

Author visit

AUTHOR Sir Philip Pullman will speak at St Leonard’s Church in Watlington on April 26. He will share his thoughts on libraries and ...

 

Watlington in cup loss

WATLINGTON TOWN RESERVES ended a run of two defeats in all competitions by securing a point at home to MARCHAM RESERVES in Division 4 ...

 

Film secrets

A FILM-MAKER is to give a talk at a meeting of the Friends of Watlington Library later this month. Olly Williams will speak about his ...

 

WI meeting

WATLINGTON WI will hold its annual meeting at the town hall on Wednesday at 7.30pm.

 

Shop to let

A BUILDING badly damaged in a fire almost two years ago is being offered for let. The blaze took place at Hardware shop DG Homecare in ...

 

Life on stage

MARK WALSH will give a talk called “Life on stage” at a meeting of Ridgeway U3A at Watlington sports pavilion on Tuesday, March 19 at ...

 

Green years

THE annual meeting of Watlington Environment Group will take place at the town hall next Friday (March 15) at 8pm. Robert Barber will ...

 

Council prepares to help stop ‘climate emergency’

WATLINGTON Parish Council is planning to reduce its impact on the environment. It is set to become the latest council to declare a ...

 

Tidied-up land may be named after community stalwart

Tidied-up land may be named after community stalwart

A TRIANGLE of land in Watlington which has been given a makeover could be named in memory of a community stalwart, writes David White. ...

 

HGV drivers’ weight fines

TWO drivers have been prosecuted for breaching Watlington’s 7.5-tonne weight restriction. Matthew Mullen drove a 26-tonne lorry ...

 

Opposed to £3bn road

WATLINGTON Parish Council is to formally object to the proposed Oxford to Cambridge Expressway. It says the £3 billion road has been ...

 

New chocolate bar in aid of rhino charity

New chocolate bar in aid of rhino charity

A CHOCOLATIER in Watlington has created a new product to raise money for a rhino conservation charity. Tutu Delicious in High Street ...

 

Third exit

A THIRD Watlington parish councillor has resigned in less than a month. Fergus Lapage, 70, who joined the council in April 2017, said ...

 

Plots for hire

PLOTS are available to rent at the allotments in Pyton Field in Watlington, behind Love Lane. If you are interested, call the parish ...

 

Residents want lower speed limit

RESIDENTS of Watlington have backed the introduction of a 20mph speed limit along part of a busy road. The parish council says the ...

 

No cameras in car park

CCTV cameras will not be introduced at the Hill Road car park in Watlington. The parish council has decided against the idea. A number ...

 

Housing plan doesn’t comply with law, says parish council

A HOUSING blueprint for South Oxfordshire fails to comply with the law, Watlington Parish Council has claimed. It says that policies ...

 

Hard problem

WATLINGTON Parish Council is investigating ways to recycle crisp packets and pet food packaging. Parish clerk Kristina Tynan has ...

 

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