Friday, 20 May 2022

Kids’ cricket

Kids’ cricket

WATLINGTON Cricket Club now accepts younger players. It is running sessions for children aged five to eight and nine and above. For ...

 

Council AGM

THE annual meeting of Watlington Parish Council will be held in the West Room at Old School Place on Thursday at 7.30pm. Residents ...

 

Open bowls

WATLINGTON Bowls Club is to hold an open event on Sunday May 29 from 2pm. The event, sponsored by Bowls England, will offer visitors ...

 

Floral walk...

Floral walk...

WATLINGTON Environment Group will hold a “nature on your doorstep” walk focusing on flowers on May 28. For more information, email ...

 

...and talk

A TALK by Marina Christopher about umbellifers and summer perennials will take place at the sports pavilion in Watlington on June 1 at ...

 

Artweeks festival ‘bigger and better than ever’

Artweeks festival ‘bigger and better than ever’

THIS year’s Artweeks festival in Watlington will be bigger and better than ever before, say organisers. About 70 artists will exhibit ...

 

Help needed

A SUPPORT centre for families in Watlington needs volunteers. First Steps Family Hub, which runs sessions at Watlington Primary School ...

 

Village fete

PYRTON and Shirburn village fete will take place at the Courthouse on May 14. There will be food and drink, produce stalls, children’s ...

 

Sleepy teds

THE Friends of Watlington Library’s meeting on May 12 has been postponed. Meanwhile, the library is planning a teddy bear sleepover on ...

 

Council in ecological pledge

WATLINGTON Parish Council has committed to doing more to tackle the ecological emergency. Members have agreed to protect the ...

 

Cashing out

THE chairman of Watlington Parish Council’s finance committee has resigned. Councillor Tim Horton will continue to sit on the ...

 

130 new homes designed to fit in, say developers

130 new homes designed to fit in, say developers

DETAILED plans for 130 new homes in Watlington have been unveiled. Developers Providence Land and Redrow are to build 70 properties on ...

 

Customers queue outside bakery for book signing

Customers queue outside bakery for book signing

THE owners of a bakery in Watlington celebrated the release of their new cookbook by signing copies. Alex Tait and his teenage ...

 

Star chefs are fans of teenage baker

Star chefs are fans of teenage baker

TEENAGE baker Kitty Tait has gained some celebrity fans. The 17-year-old and her father Alex run the Orange Bakery in Watlington. ...

 

Your move

WATLINGTON chess club will meet in the West Room in Old School Place on Thursday, April 28. For more information, contact david....

 

It’s horrific seeing people living in basements and metro stations

It’s horrific seeing people living in basements and metro stations

A MAN from Watlington has spent a month in war-torn Ukraine helping people on the front line. Tom Robinson, 36, works for Heks, a ...

 

Couple’s 22km tandem ride for visual impairment charity

Couple’s 22km tandem ride for visual impairment charity

A COUPLE cycled 22km to raise money for a charity that helps people with visual impairment. Daniel and Marlene Goncalves Fernandes, of ...

 

Library returning to normal

WATLINGTON library will stage its first fundraising event since the coronavirus pandemic next month. Mette Gauguin, granddaughter of ...

 

Council won’t fight new homes at airfield

Council won’t fight new homes at airfield

PLANS for 3,000 homes at Chalgrove Airfield could still go ahead after county councillors refused to oppose them. Homes England, a ...

 

Tree Barn to host art

THE Tree Barn in Christmas Common has been added to the venues for this year’s ArtWeeks festival in Watlington. About 70 artists are ...

 

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