Thursday, 24 January 2019

Bridge to close for safety work

WHITCHURCH toll bridge will be closed between 9.30am and 3.30pm on Thursday while new road safety measures are installed. The owners ...

 

Whitchurch and Goring Heath Historical Society

OUR first meeting of the year will take place on Thursday, January 17. This will be a members’ evening, although anyone is welcome to ...

 

Harold the dog wins art prize

Harold the dog wins art prize

A DOG was among the winners of this year’s Whitchurch art and craft exhibition. Harold, a three-year-old collie-cross owned by Nick ...

 

Full results of the Whitchurch art and craft exhibition 2018

Full results of the Whitchurch art and craft exhibition 2018

THE full results of the Whitchurch art and craft exhibition 2018 were as follows: Art, under six years: 1 Harold Brazil (age group ...

 

Cars damaged

TWO cars were damaged in a hit-and-run collision in Whitchurch. An unknown driver struck the rear of a Mercedes that was parked in ...

 

Drivers fume as unlawful lorry blocks bridge

CALLS have been made for more signage in and around Whitchurch after an articulated lorry got stuck trying to pass through the village....

 

Concert night

A CHRISTMAS concert in aid of the Whitchurch Primary School and pre-school will take place at St Mary’s Church on Sunday at 6.30pm. It ...

 

Arts & crafts

THE Whitchurch art and craft exhibition will take place at the village hall on Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 5pm each day. Handmade ...

 

Makeover for hall to encourage more hire

THE trustees of Whitchurch village hall are to seek funding for improvements. They have already spent £7,000 replacing all the windows ...

 

Council steps up fight to stop care home demolition

FORMAL assessments of Whitchurch’s historic buildings could be carried out to protect them from unwanted development. The parish ...

 

Sign recovered by dog walker

A SIGN at the entrance to Whitchurch that was stolen in August has mysteriously reappeared just yards from where it vanished. The sign,...

 

Whitchurch and Goring Heath History Society

OUR last meeting of the year takes place at Goring Heath parish hall on Thursday, November 15 when Mike Hurst presents “Saunders of ...

 

Boat decorated with poppy tapestry for remembrance

Boat decorated with poppy tapestry for remembrance

AN old boat in Whitchurch has been covered in a tapestry of more than 400 hand-sewn and knitted poppies to mark the centenary of the ...

 

Home debate

THE future of Eastfield House in Whitchurch will be discussed at an extraordinary meeting of the parish council on Tuesday. ...

 

Don’t demolish our ‘jewel in the crown’, say villagers

REVISED plans to demolish and rebuild a care home in Whitchurch have been opposed by the parish council and scores of villagers. ...

 

Residents call for 20mph speed limit through village

MOST residents of Whitchurch think there should be a 20mph speed limit in the village. In a survey carried out for the new village ...

 

Music night

A MUSIC concert will be held at St Mary’s Church in Whitchurch on Saturday, October 20 at 7pm. It will feature a variety of jazz, ...

 

Speed checks

TRAFFIC speeds and volumes in Whitchurch have been measured. Monitoring equipment was loaned to the village for a week by Oxfordshire ...

 

Pavilion plan for green

REVISED plans for a £150,000 sports pavilion on Whitchurch village green have been drawn up. The parish council has applied for ...

 

Recyclable veg shop

AN organic farm in Whitchurch is trying to raise £7,600 to improve its vegetable shop. Tolhurst Organic, which is based at the ...

 

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