Friday, 06 December 2019

Planning ally

WATLINGTON Parish Council has joined the Oxfordshire Neighbourhood Plans Alliance. It will pay £50 a year to be a member the group, ...

 

House burgled

CASH, jewellery and a tablet computer were stolen in a burglary at a house in Britwell Road, Watlington. Police said the intruders ...

 

£200,000 games area

A NEW multi-use games area in Watlington will cost about £200,000. The parish council is to create two pitches for football and ...

 

Damage case

A WOMAN from Watlington has admitted criminal damage to a pair of glasses costing £125 on May 8. Joanna Fitzgerald, 39, of Windmill ...

 

Cheap trees

TREES are available to buy at wholesale prices from Babylon Plants in Cuxham. Watlington Climate Action Group has partnered with the ...

 

Tree festival

ALMOST 40 decorated trees will be on display at the 11th Watlington Christmas tree festival at St Leonard’s Church from December 8 to ...

 

Health plan

A HEALTHY community strategy may be created by Watlington Parish Council. It would cover the promotion of walking and cycling, ...

 

Survey on demand for broadband

EVERY resident in Watlington is to be asked if they want to have full fibre to their premises broadband. Currently, residents and ...

 

Bulbs tribute

CHILDREN at Watlington Primary School planted bulbs in memory of a member of staff who died earlier this year. The planting was part ...

 

Council changes mind on homes plan after changes

A SECOND application to build 183 homes in Watlington was likely to have been approved by the planning authority if it had been able ...

 

Kitcheen designer wins award

Kitcheen designer wins award

A KITCHEN designer has won a national award. Adam Bomok, 29, who works at Cu Cucine in Couching Street, Watlington, was named young ...

 

Crackdown on dog mess in playing field scrapped

PLANS to force dog owners to keep their pets on leads at Watlington sports field have been scrapped. The parish council has decided ...

 

Recycled box

A FORMER phone box in Watlington could be turned into an information kiosk. The parish council has agreed to adopt the old BT call box ...

 

‘Unbelievaby ugly’ design for new house approved

PLANS for a new house in Watlington have been approved despite being branded “ugly” by a councillor. Keith and Julie Martindale ...

 

Speed sign

A SPEED indicator sign is set to be bought by Watlington Parish Council. It wants to install it on either Howe Road, Brook Street, or ...

 

Door named after couple

A DOOR in Watlington dedicated to a community stalwart has been renamed in memory of her husband as well. Barbara’s Door at the West ...

 

‘Awful’ dressage training mirrors plan amended

‘Awful’ dressage training mirrors plan amended

A COUPLE’S plan to install a huge wall of mirrors to help their daughter train in dressage have been amended after objections by ...

 

D-day for homes at pig farm

A DECISION on plans for 183 new homes in Watlington is set to be made within a month. Archstone and Bloor Homes want to redevelop a ...

 

Artists happy selling their work for Christmas presents

Artists happy selling their work for Christmas presents

SIXTEEN artists displayed their work at a Christmas art sale in Watlington. The pieces on show at the Watlington Club included ...

 

Old boiler

THE boiler at Watlington sports pavilion needs replacing. Councillor Nicky Smallbone said the current one kept switching itself off. ...

 

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