Saturday, 18 September 2021

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 ...

 

Trees quiz

A QUIZ on the different types of tree which can be spotted around Whitchurch has been launched by the village’s sustainability group. ...

 

Caring woman who came to accept her own illness

Caring woman who came to accept her own illness

A YOUNG woman who suffered from two rare diseases before her death has had a book about her experiences published posthumously. Zoë ...

 

Art and craft show

THIS year’s Whitchurch art and craft exhibition will take place at the village hall on the weekend of November 20 and 21. The event ...

 

Party on hold

A COMMUNITY celebration due to be held on Whitchurch village green next month has been put on hold. The parish council, which was ...

 

Nails dumped

A LARGE amount of metal nails and construction staples was fly-tipped along Hardwick Road in Whitchurch on Saturday. A resident spent ...

 

Pub shut for refurbishment

Pub shut for refurbishment

THE Greyhound in Whitchurch has been closed for refurbishment. Oak Taverns, of Thame, which owns the pub in High Street, says it plans ...

 

Pitch fund

A CAMPAIGN to raise £38,000 towards a new artificial sports pitch at Whitchurch Primary School has raised £1,280 so far. To make a ...

 

Former care home for sale after planning wrangles

Former care home for sale after planning wrangles

A FORMER care home in Whitchurch has been put up for sale following a long-running planning battle. Eastfield House, which has ...

 

Cafe memorial

A FUNDRAISING event in memory of a former Whitchurch woman will take place at the village's Old Stables from 10.30am to 12.30pm ...

 

Freedom walk

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

 

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 ...

 

Cable cordon

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

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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