Thursday, 24 January 2019

Jazz and chilli

THE Stanley Moon Trio will perform with vocalist Fleur Stevenson at The Social in Watlington on Saturday, February 2 at 7.30pm. The ...

 

Charity bank

A TEXTILES bank is raising money for Watlington Primary School and a children’s charity. Clothes, bedding, curtains and footwear can ...

 

Starlight talk

DR Barry Kellett will give a talk called “Unravelling starlight...William and Mary Huggins and the rise of the new astronomy” at a ...

 

New markings

NEW markings will be painted near Watlington town hall this year. This to ensure that the precendence for oncoming traffic is made ...

 

Early start

CHANGES have been made to Thames Travel’s T1 Oxford bus service following complaints from passengers in Watlington. These include the ...

 

Looking back

THE annual meeting of Watlington Environment Group will take place at the town hall on February 1 at 8pm. Robert Barber will give a ...

 

Big draw

ILLUSTRATOR Korky Paul and his sidekick Winnie the Witch will visit Watlington library tomorrow (Saturday) at 2pm. Tickets costs £3 ...

 

Teenage girl uses her loaf to set up bakery business

Teenage girl uses her loaf to set up bakery business

A TEENAGE girl has set up her own bakery business and is already selling 70 loaves of bread a week. Kitty Tait, 14, started the Orange ...

 

Volunteers paint school

RUGBY players helped paint Watlington Primary School. Nineteen members of the Oxford Brookes University team joined parents and staff ...

 

Charity carols

A COLLECTION at Watlington Primary School’s Christmas carol service raised £262.90, which will be split between Action Aid and St ...

 

Friends meet

THE next meeting of the Friends of Icknield College will take place at the Chequers pub in Watlington on Wednesday at 8pm. The meeting ...

 

Drivers plea

WATLINGTON Voluntary Drivers is appealing for more helpers. The organisation, which turns 10 this year, takes people to medical ...

 

Town prepared for the arrival of severe winter weather

WATLINGTON has drawn up a winter plan in case of bad weather. The aim is to maintain access to the town and ensure that people can ...

 

Mission work

DR Jim McWhirter will give a talk to Ridgeway U3A about his decade of work in Uganda supporting rural mission hospitals. This will ...

 

£2.5m put aside for work on bypasses

ALMOST £2.5 million has been allocated for the initial work on bypasses for Watlington and Benson. The money for feasibility and ...

 

Neighbour tackles fire in outbuilding with his hose

Neighbour tackles fire in outbuilding with his hose

A MAN tackled a fire in an outbuilding at a neighbour’s house in Watlington. Darren Lowman, 46, jumped over the fence and spent about ...

 

Hundreds enjoy Christmas tree festival

Hundreds enjoy Christmas tree festival

HUNDREDS of people attended the 10th Watlington Christmas tree festival. Thirty-eight trees decorated by community groups and ...

 

Fire in logs

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a house in Watlington after reports that it was full of smoke. A crew wearing breathing apparatus entered ...

 

Developers increase allocation of homes

MORE than 310 new homes could be built in Watlingon on the three sites allocated for development in the town’s neighbourhood plan. The ...

 

No fouling

SIGNS urging dog owners to keep their pets on leads are to be installed on Watlington sports field. A meeting of the parish council’s ...

 

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