Monday, 18 January 2021

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 ...

 

Air monitor not certain

WATLINGTON Parish Council wants more information on the effectiveness of a particulate monitor. Its neighbourhood plan advisory board ...

 

Injured hill walker saved

FIREFIGHTERS rescued an elderly man who had sprained his ankle in woodland near Watlington and was unable to walk any more. A crew ...

 

Skate bowl decorated with painting of sea monster

Skate bowl decorated with painting of sea monster

A HUGE mural depicting a mythical sea beast has been unveiled at Watlington skate bowl. The kraken was painted by artist Rory ...

 

Slow signs

SIGNS and notices are to be installed in a narrow lane in Watlington warning drivers to slow down. Residents have called for action to ...

 

Staying online

WATLINGTON Parish Council will continue to meet virtually until at least March. Chairman Matt Reid said the council was “holding ...

 

Church grant

A GRANT of £850 has been awarded to St Leonard’s Church in Watlington by the parish council. The money will go towards maintenance of ...

 

Artist offers discount on painting of veteran for display

Artist offers discount on painting of veteran for display

A PAINTING of a Second World War veteran from Watlington may be bought for the town. Ken Cook, who lived in Orchard Walk, died earlier ...

 

Rethink on homes plan

PLANS to build two detached houses in Watlington will be reconsidered by the parish council’s planning committee. Everport ...

 

Road route discussions

TALKS are taking place between parish councillors in Watlington and neighbouring Pyrton over the route of a proposed new road. The ...

 

Backing for bakery expansion

THE owners of a bakery in Watlington who want to expand the business with additional premises have won the support of the parish ...

 

School wants to expand with temporary buidings

THE secondary school in Watlington wants to expand and take another 150 pupils. Icknield Community College in Love Lane is looking to ...

 

Tennis wall plan axed

PLANS to build a practice wall at Watlington Tennis Club have been withdrawn. The 5m wide by 2.5m high wall would have been located on ...

 

Super sub keeps Town on track

Super sub keeps Town on track

SUBSTITUTE Tom Bowden netted the only goal of the game as Watlington Town Reserves notched up another win in Division 2 of the North ...

 

Bus service for proposed new town ‘just a fantasy’

BUS companies in Oxfordshire have raised concerns about a proposed “new town” at Chalgrove Airfield. The Oxford Bus Company, ...

 

Clean-up volunteer condemns fly-tipping

THE leader of a task force helping to keep Watlington tidy is encouraging people to ensure their waste is disposed of properly. Jenny ...

 

Christmas art market

THREE Christmas art markets are to take place in Watlington. These will be held in the town hall undercroft today (Friday) and next ...

 

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