Friday, 28 February 2020

Final teas

A TOTAL of £2,888 was raised by the first two snowdrop teas weekends at St Botolph’s Church in Swyncombe. The third and final will ...

 

Pupils love Valentine’s Day cake baking competition

Pupils love Valentine’s Day cake baking competition

A VALENTINE’S Day bake off competition was held at Watlington Primary School. There were about 70 entries in the contest, which was ...

 

Art sale

ARTIST Mark Draisey is to hold a sale of portraits, animal paintings and landscapes at 12 High Street, Watlington on Saturday and ...

 

Residents go green

RESIDENTS of Watlington have called for more action on climate change. Fifty-two people responded to a survey carried out for the ...

 

Artistic bags

A PICTURE depicting Watlington high street has been printed on reusable cotton bags which are being sold to raise money for the town’s ...

 

Food donated

FOOD donations collected at St Leonard’s Church in Watlington have been given to Wallingford food bank. Sarah Fountain, who runs ...

 

Green talk

DR John Langton will give a talk called “The holly and the ivy: forest vert” at Watlington town hall on February 28 at 8pm.

 

Market profit

WATLINGTON’S Christmas market raised £2,600. Some of the money will be donated to Watlington Youth Club and the rest will go towards ...

 

Short service

A MEMBER of Watlington Parish Council has resigned after less than three months. Diana Ludlow,  a former member of Oxfordshire County ...

 

School music

A COMMUNITY concert will be staged by Lewknor Primary School at St Margaret’s Church in the village on Thursday at 7pm.

 

Artist picked

AN artist from Watlington has had one of his paintings selected for the Royal Society of British Artists’ annual exhibition. The ...

 

Church walk

A SIX-MILE walk organised by the Thame and Wheatley Ramblers will start at St Botolph’s Church in Swyncombe at 10am on Thursday, ...

 

Page to stage

JENNIFER COWLING will give a talk about amateur theatre called “From the page to the stage” at a meeting of Ridgeway U3A at Watlington ...

 

Pupils show confidence at public speaking contest

Pupils show confidence at public speaking contest

THREE teams from Icknield Community College in Watlington took part in a heat of the Youth Speaks competition. The public speaking ...

 

Quiz night

A QUIZ night will be held at Icknield Community College in Watlington on March 7 from 7pm. There will be tables of up to eight people. ...

 

Play buddies

A PLAYGROUND “buddy” system has been introduced at Watlington Primary School. More than 20 year five pupils have been trained to look ...

 

Ranger talk

NATIONAL Trust ranger Matt Bond will speak at a meeting of the Watlington Climate Action Group at the town hall on Thursday at 8pm.

 

Snowdrop teas return

THE 24th annual snowdrop teas at St Botolph’s Church in Swyncombe will begin this weekend. There will be tea and cakes, preserves, ...

 

School plea to drivers

PARENTS of pupils at Watlington Primary School have been asked to drive more considerately. The school says it has received complaints ...

 

Church to host more events with £280,000 extension

Church to host more events with £280,000 extension

A NEW £280,000 extension to St Leonard’s Church in Watlington is set to be completed today (Friday). The addition of two new toilets, ...

 

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