Thursday, 23 May 2019

Pre-school fun day raises £3,400

Pre-school fun day raises £3,400

HUNDREDS of people attended Whitchurch’s annual fun day despite poor weather, writes James Burton. The event took place on the village ...

 

Residents to consider draft plan

WHITCHURCH’S draft village plan has gone out for public consultation. The document outlines initiatives to improve different aspects ...

 

Road closure

PART of Hardwick Road in Whitchurch is to be closed so that underground gas pipes can be replaced. Scotia Gas Networks intends to shut ...

 

Walkers and cyclists ask for pop-up cafe to become permanent

Walkers and cyclists ask for pop-up cafe to become permanent

A SELF-SERVICE organic farm shop near Whitchurch held its first “pop-up” café. Lin’s Veg Shed, which is run by Tolhurst Organic ...

 

Village walk

WHITCHURCH residents can take part in a spring walk to Elvendon Priory in Goring which is being organised by the village society. It ...

 

Scout radio

EXPLORER Scouts from Whitchurch and Woodcote will be among those taking part in a 36-hour radio broadcast to raise funds for their ...

 

Novice rowers make grade

Novice rowers make grade

A NEW junior rowing club has been launched in Whitchurch. The Thames Scullers meet four times a week from a landing stage on the ...

 

‘Twenty is plenty’ message to drivers

EVERY household in three Whitchurch streets is to receive two stickers urging drivers not to exceed 20mph. Although the limit is 30mph,...

 

Massage day

AN informal workshop on “mindful massage” by Christy Riordan, of Chrysalis Wellbeing, will take place at the Old Stables in Whitchurch ...

 

Fun day grant

WHITCHURCH fun day has been given a £720 grant by the parish council. The money will cover the cost of first aid, the barbecue and the ...

 

Meet the Candidates: Dave Bowen

Meet the Candidates: Dave Bowen

Dave Bowen (Lab) I AM 49 and have lived in Whitchurch with my wife, Hayley, for more than 10 years. I have been a parish councillor in ...

 

Fun day date

WHITCHURCH village fete will be held on Saturday, May 4. The event, now known as Whitchurch Fun Day, will take place on the village ...

 

Tea and art

THE Art Café at the Old Stables in High Street, Whitchurch, will be open from 10am to 12.30pm tomorrow (Saturday) in aid of Save the ...

 

Former home vandalised

A DERELICT care home in Whitchurch has been vandalised again. A large group of teenage boys broke into Eastfield House in Eastfield ...

 

House fight

PLANS to build a three-bedroom house behind an existing one in Swanston Field, Whitchurch, have been opposed by residents. The new ...

 

Village plan seeks (again) to solve traffic problems

A 20MPH speed limit and no parking zones could be introduced in Whitchurch. They are two of the recommendations made in the draft ...

 

HGV drivers ignore warnings

WHITCHURCH parish councillors are to discuss ways of stopping lorries coming through the village with their counterparts in Goring ...

 

Stable event

AN Art Café event in aid of the RNLI will take place at the Old Stables in Whitchurch high street tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 12....

 

Farm shop opened at estate in memory of founder

Farm shop opened at estate in memory of founder

A FARM in Whitchurch has opened a self-service shop in memory of a family member and co-founder. Lin’s Veg Shed, which is based at the ...

 

Activities day

AN open day will be held at the Adventure Dolphin centre next to Whitchurch bridge on Sunday, April 14 from 9am. Activities will ...

 

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