Sunday, 15 December 2019

Colditz talk

A TALK on the German wartime prison at Colditz Castle will be given at Woodcote village hall on Wednesday from 7.30pm. Historian David ...

 

Speeder fined

A MAN from Woodcote has been fined for speeding. John Gant, 83, of Reading Road, was convicted at Reading Magistrates’ Court of ...

 

Stallholders wear Christmas jumpers for church fair

Stallholders wear Christmas jumpers for church fair

ABOUT 300 people attended the St Leonard’s Church fair in Woodcote despite heavy rain. It took place at the village hall on Saturday, ...

 

School party

A CHRISTMAS party for senior citizens is being staged by Langtree School in Woodcote on December 11 from 1.45pm to 4pm. There will be ...

 

Scouts coffee

A COFFEE morning in aid of the 1st Goring Heath scouts will be held at Woodcote communtiy centre tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 12....

 

Homes plan turned down

PLANS for two new houses in Woodcote have been turned down. Nicola Richards, from Wallingford, wanted to develop land at an existing ...

 

Christmas party date

A CHRISTMAS party for elderly residents of Woodcote will take place at Langtree School in the village on Wednesday, December 11 from 1....

 

Windmill sale

WOODCOTE’S next “windmill sale” of nearly new second hand goods will take place at the village hall on the morning of Friday, December ...

 

Rally raises £500,000

MORE than £500,000 has now been raised by the Woodcote Rally. The figure was reached at this year’s 56th annual steam event, which was ...

 

School to offer bursaries

THE Oratory School in Woodcote has launched a fundraising campaign so it can offer bursaries to prospective pupils. It wants to create ...

 

Farmers want to diversify with equestrian course

Farmers want to diversify with equestrian course

AN equestrian cross-country course could be built on farmland near Woodcote. The Hildred Partnership, a family-owned farm business ...

 

Village must accept more new homes to lure young

WOODCOTE could agree to take an extra 58 new homes under a revised version of its neighbourhood plan. The steering group which wrote ...

 

Church fair

ST LEONARD’A Church in Woodcote will hold its annual fair at the village hall tomorrow (Saturday) from 1.30pm to 4pm. There will be ...

 

Fewer than quarter of planned homes have been built

FEWER than a quarter the 76 homes proposed in the Woodcote neighbourhood plan have been built since it passed a referendum in April ...

 

Teenager writes children’s book about deforestation

Teenager writes children’s book about deforestation

A TEENAGE girl has written and illustrated a children’s book about the dangers of deforestation. Anna Lewis, 14, of Whitehouse Road, ...

 

Surgery talk

A MEETING about the future of Goring and Woodcote’s joint GP surgery will be held at Woodcote village hall on November 16 at 2pm. The ...

 

Woods talks

THE annual meeting of Woodcote Conservation Group will take place at the community centre in Reading Road on November 7 at 7.30pm. It ...

 

Recalling Cold War

THE case of a British soldier accused of murdering a West German citizen during the Cold War will be the subject of a talk at Woodcote ...

 

Lego builders celebrate third birthday

Lego builders celebrate third birthday

FIFTY children attended a Lego-themed party at Woodcote village hall to mark the third birthday of the Master Builders’ Club. The ...

 

New benches

TWO vandalised benches on Whitchurch village green are to be replaced. The parish council, which is responsible for the land off ...

 

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