Saturday, 27 February 2021

Everyone’s doing the love dance

Everyone’s doing the love dance

A CARER who launched a nationwide danceathon in aid of mental health has described the reaction from other people as “awesome”. Dave ...

 

‘New roads needed for airfield housing’

‘New roads needed for airfield housing’

CAMPAIGNERS are calling for new infrastructure to be built before construction of 3,000 new homes near Watlington begins, if planning ...

 

Cricket club move could be stumped by development

PLANS have been drawn up to relocate Watlington Cricket Club. The club says it has outgrown its existing facility at the recreation ...

 

Parishes to work together on plan

A LIAISON group made up of Watlington and Pyrton councillors has been set up to give feedback on the town’s neighbourhood plan. One of ...

 

New powerbox

BROADBAND provider Airband has installed a powerbox at the  junction of Pyrton Lane and Cuxham Road, Watlington.  The green box is ...

 

Dance away lockdown blues

Dance away lockdown blues

A CARER from Watlington is taking part in a danceathon to cheer people up during the coronavirus lockdown. Dave Coombes, 38, has ...

 

Bike racks

NEW bicycle racks are to be installed at the Hill Road car park in Watlington. They will be supplied by Cyclehoop and parish ...

 

Next door parish unhappy at town’s massive growth

Next door parish unhappy at town’s massive growth

PLANS for up to 130 new homes in Watlington would be an “unwelcome” expansion of the town, says the chairman of the neighbouring ...

 

Football off

FOOTBALL is unlikely to be played in Watlington before the end of the season. Grassroots sport is banned during the latest coronavirus ...

 

Green gain

WATLINGTON Climate Action Group will hold an online event about “Green investing” on Wednesday, February 10 from 7.45pm. There will be ...

 

Rethink on road revamp

A PLAN to “reclaim” Watlington high street for people instead of traffic may be revamped. This was launched by the parish council last ...

 

Grant doubled

A GRANT of £400 has been awarded to Citizens Advice by Watlington Parish Council. The council agreed to double the amount it awarded ...

 

Thanks to plan man

A MAN who helped create Watlington’s neighbourhood plan has been thanked for his work. Peter Richardson, who lived at Howe Hill, has ...

 

Permission granted for 130 homes on two sites

Permission granted for 130 homes on two sites

PLANS to build up to 130 homes in Watlington have been approved. Providence Land is to build up to 70 properties on land north-east of ...

 

Film about importance of hedges

A PROJECT designed to encourage people to appreciate Watlington’s hedgerows has been launched with a short film. Hedgerow Project has ...

 

Tax share won’t rise

WATLINGTON Parish Council has frozen its share of council tax for the coming financial year. It means residents will not pay any extra ...

 

New bike racks

SIX cycle racks are to be installed at the Hill Road car park in Watlington. These could accommodate 12 bikes. The parish council has ...

 

Homes D-day

PLANS for up to 130 homes in Watlington are due to be decided next week. Providence Land wants to build up to 70 properties on land ...

 

Capturing energy loss

A THERMAL imaging camera could be bought by Watlington Parish Council. It would cost £400 and would be for use mainly by the ...

 

No-plastic champion

A MUSIC retailer from Watlington has become the town’s latest “plastic-free champion”. Gerald Short, who runs Jazzman Records, has ...

 

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