Thursday, 29 July 2021

Freedom walk

A WALK to celebrate the lifting of coronavirus restrictions will start at Whitchurch maze, between Hardwick Road and Eastfield Lane, ...

 

Get outdoors

THE outdoor adventure centre at Path Hill near Whitchurch is hosting a series of activities for all ages. The programme starts with a ...

 

Cable cordon

PART of Whitchurch village green was cordoned off after an overhead power cable fell to the ground. The area behind the cricket ...

 

Cafe returns

WHITCHURCH’S weekly Art Café will return to the Old Stables tomorrow (Saturday) after a false start. The event was due to return ...

 

History of nuclear disasters

AN author from Whitchurch has published a book on the history of nuclear accidents. Before Chernobyl by Nick Brazil chronicles the ...

 

Orchard for community

A COMMUNITY orchard could be planted in the memorial garden of the former Polish church in Whitchurch. The parish council is now ...

 

Gully replaced

A NEW storm gully is being laid beneath Whitchurch high street. Contractors for Oxfordshire County Council, the highways authority, ...

 

Children happy after £5,000 makeover of pre-school

Children happy after £5,000 makeover of pre-school

WHITCHURCH Pre-School has undergone a £5,000 refurbishment. Staff and parents at the pre-school, which is next to the village primary ...

 

Picture story

A YEAR in the life of Whitchurch has been chronicled in pictures by the parish council chairman. Jim Donahue, an experienced ...

 

Art cafe off

WHITCHURCH’S first Art Café in more than a year has been postponed due to the coronavirus restrictions being extended. The weekly ...

 

Bike ride

A FAMILY-friendly bike ride in aid of Whitchurch Primary School will be held on Sunday, July 11. Riders will set off in waves from the ...

 

Organic farmer praised

AN organic farmer from Whitchurch has again been praised by an environmental activist. Writer and journalist George Monbiot recently ...

 

Art cafe back

WHITCHURCH’S weekly Art Café sessions will return to the Old Stables, off High Street, next month. Visitors can browse and buy works ...

 

Dad’s tribute

Dad’s tribute

THE father of a boy who died in a crash in Whitchurch has paid tribute to him. Corey Caton, 12, from Reading, was killed when he lost ...

 

£38,000 artificial pitch appeal

PARENTS and staff at Whitchurch Primary School are aiming to raise £38,000 for a new artificial pitch. The existing one was installed ...

 

Green sweep

WHITCHURCH'S “green team” will conduct a sweep of the entrance to Walliscote House Drive, off High Street, at 10am tomorrow (Saturday)....

 

Boy died in crash on new bike

A BOY died in a crash at Whitchurch after losing control of his new bike, a coroner has ruled. Corey Caton veered into the path of a ...

 

Baskets theft

HANGING baskets were stolen from the front porch of a property in Whitchurch high street on Sunday night.

 

Green leader

THE Whitchurch “green team” has appointed a new co-ordinator. Charles Cotgreave has taken over from Alexa Duckworth-Briggs, who will ...

 

Flowers role

FLOWER arrangers are needed by St Mary’s Church in Whitchurch. The voluntary post is open to all ages and no expertise is needed. ...

 

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