Friday, 04 December 2020

Another rider hurt

A CYCLIST was injured at the same spot in Whitchurch high street where another rider was killed a fortnight earlier. The man lost ...

 

Better use of tea hut?

WHITCHURCH Parish Council is consulting residents on possible uses of a replacement tea hut on the village green. It is considering ...

 

Picture show

WHITCHURCH’S online art and craft exhibition will close on Monday. More than 200 works of art, craft and photography are featured. To ...

 

Pavements resurfaced

THE pavements in Hardwick Road, Whitchurch, have been resurfaced at the request of the parish council. Oxfordshire County Council, the ...

 

Raffle day

AN online raffle in aid of Whitchurch Primary School will be held on December 11. Prizes worth more than £500 are up for grabs. They ...

 

Boy, 12, dies after bike collides with van

Boy, 12, dies after bike collides with van

A 12-YEAR-OLD boy has died after he was involved in a collision with a van while riding his bicycle in Whitchurch. The incident ...

 

Boy, 12, dies after collision with van

Boy, 12, dies after being hit by van

A BOY has died after he was involved in a collision with a van in Whitchurch Hill. Paramedics and police were called to the B471 at ...

 

Craft entries

ENTRIES are now open for this year’s online Whitchurch art and craft exhibition. Organisers are accepting photographs of residents’ ...

 

Swans plea

DOG owners have been urged to keep their animals on a lead after a swan was attacked. The injured bird, a female with one cygnet, was ...

 

Councillor off Homes D-day

A WHITCHURCH parish councillor has resigned. Jean Marc Grosfort says health and work issues have made the role too difficult but he ...

 

News of 1965

THE first edition of Whitchurch’s village newsletter has resurfaced. The inaugural Whitchurch Bulletin of October 1965 contains a ...

 

Cheap gag

THERE’S always one person who can’t pass up the opportunity for a cheap gag. In a recent exchange of comments on the Whitchurch ...

 

Art show cancelled

PLANS to hold Whitchurch’s annual art and craft show at the village hall have been scrapped as the coronavirus pandemic has worsened. ...

 

Rider mugged

COMMUTERS from Whitchurch are being asked for information after a cyclist was robbed at knifepoint at Pangbourne station. The man was ...

 

Care home extension bid refused

A PROPOSAL to extend a care home in Whitchurch has been rejected despite having previously been allowed on appeal. Earlier this year, ...

 

Change of luck for racing car driver

PERHAPS magic does exist after all. Earlier this year, the Henley Standard reported how racing driver David Brodie was approached by ...

 

Village green CCTV plan

CCTV cameras could be installed at Whitchurch village green. The parish council wants to deter littering and vandalism as well as ...

 

Pavement fix

THE pavement in Hardwick Road, Whitchurch, is being resurfaced. Contractors for Oxfordshire County Council, the highways authority, ...

 

New barrier

A NEW timber fence and hedge is being put up between the Coombe Park estate in Whitchurch and the bridleway to the south. Landowner ...

 

Hall’s well

THIS year’s Whitchurch art and craft exhibition should take place at the village hall as usual. Organisers are pressing ahead with the ...

 

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