Friday, 04 December 2020

Pharmacy to deliver

WATLINGTON Pharmacy has begun delivering prescriptions to patients who are extremely vulnerable clinically. The service takes place ...

 

Call to stop speeding

SIGNS and road humps may be installed on a narrow lane in Watlington in order to slow down traffic. Residents have called for action ...

 

Con artist who rips off career criminals

Con artist who rips off career criminals

A MAN is writing a book that is partially set in Watlington. Jonathan Bradley is putting the finishing touches to 30 Years to Kill, a ...

 

Dog ban put back again

DOG owners can continue to  walk their pets off the lead on Watlington sports field. The parish council had been considering banning ...

 

Bakery plans to expand by taking over old scout hall

Bakery plans to expand by taking over old scout hall

THE owners of a bakery in Watlington want to expand their business with additional premises. Alex Tait and his teenage daughter Kitty, ...

 

Lockdown Diaries: James Kelso

Lockdown Diaries: James Kelso

JAMES KELSO is a self-taught artist who works with acrylics, oils, watercolour and graphite on board and paper. He has exhibited in ...

 

Council opposes conversion

PLAN to convert buildings at a farm in Swyncombe into five homes are being opposed by Watlington Parish Council. It says the housing ...

 

Tennis wall

A PRACTICE wall could be built at Watlington Tennis Club. The 5m wide by 2.5m high wall would be located on court three at the ...

 

History talk

LORD Jay of Ewelme will give a virtual talk called “Watlington in the wider world” via Zoom next Friday (20) at 8pm. He will look at ...

 

Plastic champ

ANOTHER business in Watlington has been been recognised for going plastic-free. That Lovely Stuff, which is run by Nicola Challis, has ...

 

Racks plan

CYCLE racks could be installed at the Hill Road car park in Watlington if the parish council agrees.

 

Mow carefully

GRASS cutting contractors appointed by Watlington Parish Council will be told not to mow between late April and September in order to ...

 

Barn re-opens

A CHRISTMAS shop based at the Tree Barn in Christmas Common opens tomorrow (Saturday). It will be open from 9am to 5.30pm daily until ...

 

Artist stages outdoor painting session for youngsters

Artist stages outdoor painting session for youngsters

AN event exploring the connection between health, art and nature was held in Watlington. Artist Frances Ackland-Snow held the ...

 

Remember with mask

A GROUP of Watlington residents are making special edition masks to sell in aid of the Poppy Appeal. The Watlington Community Mask ...

 

Repair tips

A VIRTUAL repair café is being organised by the Watlington Climate Action Group. The group is asking its “repairers” to offer some ...

 

Recreation ground rent ‘too high’

WATLINGTON Parish Council believes it is paying too much to rent the town’s recreation ground and sports field. The sports pitches, ...

 

Amended plans for new developments include plan B route

AMENDED plans for up to 120 homes in Watlington have been backed by the parish council’s planning committee. Providence Land wants to ...

 

Club closed

A LUNCH club in Watlington has closed. Watlington and District Age Concern has decided to close the Thursday Club, which was held ...

 

Pitch pitch

A NEW cricket pitch could be created in Pyrton parish. The chairman of Watlington Cricket Club suggested the idea of using green space ...

 

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