Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Goodbye gift

A WHITCHURCH resident has donated a crab-apple sapling to the village maze off Hardwick Road to mark her departure after 48 years. ...

 

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 ...

 

Villagers unhappy at drones

RESIDENTS of Whitchurch have complained about drones flying in a circuit above the northern outskirts of the village. The ...

 

Green team

WHITCHURCH'S “green team” carried out weeding at the entrance to Wallingscote Drive, off High Street, on Saturday then conducted a ...

 

Parking overhaul plan on hold after dividing residents

PLANS to overhaul parking in Whitchurch have stalled after residents were divided on the issue. The village’s traffic and pavements ...

 

Village pub for sale again after six years

A PUB in Whitchurch is back on the market for the first time in six years. Punch Taverns is offering the Greyhound in High Street at a ...

 

No concert

THIS year’s Christmas concert at St Mary’s Church in Whitchurch, which features a brass band from the village's Ferryboat pub, has ...

 

Road closure

THE closure of the road between Whitchurch Hill and Whitchurch began on Monday after being postponed for two weeks.  Scotia Gas ...

 

Verge cleared

VOLUNTEERS cleared nettles, brambles and other weeds from the verge in Manor Road, Whitchurch. Members of the village’s “green team” ...

 

Green team

TWO community events are to be staged by Whitchurch's Green Team next weekend. At 10am on Saturday, September 12, there will be a ...

 

Maze tidying

A WORKING party will tidy up Whitchurch maze tomorrow (Saturday), meeting at the site off Hardwick Road at 10am and again on Saturday, ...

 

Quick learner

WHITCHURCH Primary School now has a high-speed broadband connection. BT Openreach has finished installing a fibre-optic line along ...

 

Stunt pilots have wings clipped after resident complaints

Stunt pilots have wings clipped

AN airfield is to ban its stunt pilots from flying over Whitchurch after residents complained about the noise. White Waltham Airfield ...

 

Traffic talk

A VIRTUAL consultation on traffic and parking issues in Whitchurch will take place at 7pm on Thursday. For more information, email ...

 

Strange visitors who put ‘blood curse’ on car thieves

Strange visitors who put ‘blood curse’ on car thieves

DAVID Brodie has resorted to the supernatural in a bid to retrieve a £60,000 replica car which was stolen from his home. The racing ...

 

Chapel tribute

REFURBISHMENT of the former Polish chapel grounds in Whitchurch has started. Volunteers from the village’s “green team” are building a ...

 

Old home targeted

THE former Eastfield House care home in Whitchurch is attracting intruders. Two men tried to break in but set off an alarm and fled on ...

 

Top brothers

TWO former AFC Whitchurch players who grew up in the village have won awards. Euan Aitchison, 22, and his brother Lawrie, 20, who now ...

 

Road closure

THE main road into Whitchurch from the north will be closed in both directions from August 24 until September 21. Scotia Gas Networks ...

 

Prayer days

ST Mary’s Church in Whitchurch is now open for private prayer from 9am to 1pm on Sundays and 1am to 4pm on Wednesdays.

 

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