Thursday, 27 January 2022

Vacant seat

WHITCHURCH Parish Council has a vacancy following the resignation of Councillor Jon Steward. An election will be held to choose a ...

 

Churchyard clearance

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help tidy up two churchyards. A group will meet at St Mary’s Church, off High Street, Whitchurch, tomorrow ...

 

Village wins fight for 20mph speed limit

A 20MPH speed limit is to be introduced in Whitchurch, subject to the results of a four-week public consultation due to start later ...

 

Successful collection

Successful collection

MORE than £2,600 was raised in Whitchurch during this year’s Poppy Appeal in aid of the Royal British Legion. A total of £1,164 was ...

 

Playground equipment dilemma

PLAYGROUND equipment in Whitchurch will be repaired or replaced. Parish councillors are divided over which option to choose so it is ...

 

Defibrillator to be put in sports pavilion

Defibrillator to be put in sports pavilion

A DEFIBRILLATOR is to be installed in the cricket pavilion on Whitchurch village green. The life-saving device has been paid for by ...

 

Gardens cash bid

THE Green Team in Whitchurch has applied for National Lottery funding for information boards at the Polish Church Memorial Gardens. ...

 

Santa on tour

FATHER Christmas will be visiting Goring and Whitchurch in his sleigh. Tonight (Friday), he will be in north Goring from 6pm to 10pm. ...

 

Jubilee party

AN event to celebrate the Queen’s platinum jubilee will be held in Whitchurch. The Roy Bailey Big Band, an 18-piece band based in ...

 

Local day of action

Local day of action

MEMBERS of the Pangbourne and Whitchurch Sustainability Group collected signatures for the global day of action on climate justice. ...

 

Pre-school children walk to raise money for sandpit

Pre-school children walk to raise money for sandpit

CHILDREN at Whitchurch Pre-School are taking part in a sponsored walk to raise money for a new sandpit. They have collectively pledged ...

 

Road trial has mixed results

BOLLARDS could be installed in Whitchurch high street permanently to protect pedestrians. It follows a two-day trial of temporary ones ...

 

Best trees to plant

A REPORT into the best types of trees to plant has been commissioned by Whitchurch Parish Council. Oxfordshire Treescape is offering a ...

 

Open day at alpaca farm

AN open day aimed at families will be held at Bozedown Alpaca Farm in Whitchurch tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 3pm. Visitors will ...

 

New traffic flow trial

A TRIAL traffic system will take place in Whitchurch on Thursday. There is currently a twoway give way system in High Street. However, ...

 

Art show returns

THE Whitchurch Art and Craft Exhibition will return as an in-person event next month. It will take place at the village hall on Sunday ...

 

Warning to cyclists

A SIGN is to be put up to prevent accidents on the Whitchurch section of the Thames Path. Concern has been raised that a steep and ...

 

Anger over historic wall work

PLANS to replace a section of a Grade II listed brick and flint wall in Whitchurch have been opposed by parish councillors. Mrs H ...

 

Memorial garden

A WOODEN memorial cross has been installed in the grounds of the former Polish church in Whitchurch. The work was carried out by ...

 

Organic farmer calls on MP to support bill

Organic farmer calls on MP to support bill

A FARMER is backing calls for the Government to do everything it can to limit the impact of climate change. Iain Tolhurst, who runs ...

 

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