Sunday, 15 December 2019

Choir’s performance was highlight of school fete

Choir’s performance was highlight of school fete

A CHRISTMAS fete at Whitchurch Primary School raised more than £4,000 for classroom resources. The event, which was organised by the ...

 

Art cafe

THE Art Café at the Old Stables in Whitchurch high street tomorrow (Saturday) will be in aid of the Friends of St Mary’s church and St ...

 

Boy’s ‘bedroom battle’ wins prize

Boy’s ‘bedroom battle’ wins prize

AN animated film depicting toy soldiers battling in a bedroom was among the prize-winners at this year’s Whitchurch art and craft show....

 

Whitchurch and Goring Heath History Society

WHITCHURCH and Goring Heath History Society has a rest in December but comes back refreshed in the New Year. The venue of our meetings ...

 

Decorative boat retired

THE decorative boat in Whitchurch high street has been removed. The old rowing vessel, which was donated to the community by the Beale ...

 

Tidying up

THE Whitchurch Green Team will clean up the playground off Manor Road and trim back overgrown vegetation tomorrow (Saturday) from 11am....

 

Afternoon tea

AFTERNOON tea and cakes will be served at Whitchurch village hall on December 12 from 2.30pm to 5pm. All are welcome and donations of ...

 

Festive music

A CHRISTMAS concert will take place at St Mary’s Church in Whitchurch on December 1 at 5pm. It will feature the brass band from the ...

 

Poppy boat

THE decorative boat in Whitchurch high street was once again draped with knitted poppies to mark Remembrance Sunday. The work was ...

 

Whitchurch and Goring Heath History Society

THE last meeting of the Whitchurch & Goring Heath History Society this year will be on Thursday, November 21 when we welcome back Mike ...

 

No doggie doodles

CANINE Caravaggios will be devastated to learn that only humans may compete in the Whitchurch art and craft exhibition on November 16 ...

 

Correction

A STORY in last week’s Henley Standard incorrectly stated that Whitchurch Parish Council’s most recent parish clerk was former ...

 

£300,000 appeal for village sports pavilion

AN appeal is to be launched to raise £300,000 for a new sports pavilion on Whitchurch village green. The parish council, which manages ...

 

8ft fence lowered in new plan

PLANS for a security fence around parts of the Coombe Park estate in Whitchurch have been revised. David Pain, who bought the 125-acre ...

 

Church clock chimes for first time in two decades

Church clock chimes for first time in two decades

THE clock of St Mary’s Church in Whitchurch has chimed again after almost two decades. The 112-year-old clock was deliberately stopped ...

 

Road repairs

A DILAPIDATED stretch of asphalt in Manor Road, Whitchurch, has been resurfaced by Oxfordshire County Council. This follows a request ...

 

Church tidy

A TIDY-UP of the former Polish church site in Whitchurch will be carried out at 2pm on Sunday. Villagers are invited to help with ...

 

Charity cafe

THE Art Café at the Old Stables in High Street, Whitchurch, tomorrow (Saturday) will be in aid of the Motor Neurone Disease ...

 

Redevelopment of care home refused permission again

A COMPANY’S bid to demolish and rebuild a care home in Whitchurch has failed once again. An appeal by Majesticare, the owner of ...

 

Pumpkin festival proves popular despite downpours

Pumpkin festival proves popular despite downpours

ABOUT 300 people defied torrential rain at this year’s squash and pumpkin festival at the Tolhurst Organic Partnership on the Hardwick ...

 

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