Monday, 18 January 2021

Global warming book

A CO-FOUNDER of Whitchurch’s joint sustainability group with Pangbourne has written a book on global warming. Face Up to Climate ...

 

Act now on climate change

Act now on climate change

AN environmentalist has written a book about what should be done to effectively combat climate change. Dr Peter McManners penned Face ...

 

Storm drain being cleared after summer flooding

Storm drain being cleared after summer flooding

TEMPORARY traffic lights have been set up in Whitchurch high street while the village’s storm drain is cleared and maintained. ...

 

Programmer wins Emmy award for film special effects

Programmer wins Emmy award for film special effects

A COMPUTER programmer who helped to create a special effects system used in major films and TV shows has won an Emmy award. Jerry ...

 

Injured bird better

WILDLIFE lovers will be pleased to hear that a swan which was attacked by a dog on the River Thames near Whitchurch has made a full ...

 

Failed raid

POLICE have appealed for information after an attempted burglary at a house in High Street, Whitchurch, around lunchtime on December ...

 

Art and craft show is a hit despite having to move online

Art and craft show is a hit despite having to move online

WHITCHURCH’S annual art and craft exhibition has been hailed a success after being moved online. The event usually takes place at the ...

 

Online walks

A LIST of walking routes in the countryside around Whitchurch, mapped out by resident Eric Hartley, has been added to the village ...

 

Better paths

THE pavements in Manor Road, Whitchurch, are now being improved by contractors for Oxfordshire County Council. This follows a request ...

 

Hillside home that wows on many different levels

Hillside home that wows on many different levels

LOOKS can be deceiving and, more often than not, if you look a little closer you might find something special. From the front of The ...

 

Children go walking to help keep pre-school running

Children go walking to help keep pre-school running

PUPILS at Whitchurch Pre-School raised at least £1,350 to keep it going by taking part in a charity walk throughout November. Almost ...

 

Appeal total

RESIDENTS of Whitchurch raised almost £1,100 for the Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal despite the coronavirus lockdown. Collection ...

 

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’ ...

 

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