Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Egg vandals

YOUTHS have been throwing eggs and other messy foods at cars and houses in Woodcote. Residents say there have been several such ...

 

All welcome

THE trustees of Woodcote village hall have denied reports on social media that over-70s may not enter the building due to coronavirus ...

 

Statue theft

A SMALL garden statue was stolen from a front garden in Cleeve Down, Goring, on Monday last week. In a separate incident that day, ...

 

Scam warning

A “NOTTINGHAM knocker” was targeting homes in Whitehouse Road, Woodcote, on Tuesday. The scammers sell household goods at inflated ...

 

Mess appeal

RESIDENTS of Woodcote have asked for dog walkers to pick up after their pets after they cleared a large amount of mess from the alley ...

 

Here come the girls...

Here come the girls...

THE Oratory School is now teaching girls for the first time in its 161-year history. The independent Catholic school in Woodcote ...

 

Hit and run cyclist branded ‘cold and callous’

Cyclist who injured woman in collision but carried on riding is branded ‘cold and callous’

A MAN has hit out at a “cowardly” cyclist who hit his wife, seriously injuring her, and then sped off without stopping. Jeanette ...

 

School delighted to welcome girls for first time in history

School delighted to welcome girls for first time in history

THE Oratory School in Woodcote is a co-educational school, welcoming girls alongside boys for the first time in its 161-year history. ...

 

Woman hit by cyclist

A WOMAN suffered head and neck injuries after being hit by a cyclist who fled the scene. The 66-year-old, from Woodcote, was struck ...

 

Lifesaving role

A VOLUNTEER is needed to maintain the public defibrillator at Woodcote village hall. The sucessful candidate will check regularly to ...

 

Youths attack practice goal

A GROUP of youths damaged a practice goal on Woodcote village green. They tried to buckle the crossbar by jumping on it repeatedly ...

 

Reservoir homes plan

PLANS to build 20 homes on the former reservoir in Woodcote have been put forward again. Landowner Richard Hazell, from Whitchurch ...

 

Green to be improved

WOODCOTE village green is to be improved. The parish council has agreed to spend £2,785 on replacing gates and fencing and deepening ...

 

Village fete cancelled due to virus restrictions

THIS year’s Woodcote village fete has been cancelled due to the continuing coronavirus pandemic. Organisers were still hoping to hold ...

 

Unlucky tourists

IT’S said that some have all the luck but the reverse has proven true for one Woodcote family. They were among the hundreds of people ...

 

Lennard’s century leads way

Lennard’s century leads way

WOODCOTE’S cricket season began belatedly on Wednesday July 15 with a comfortable eight wicket win at home in a T20 against CHOLSEY. ...

 

Plans for 86 new homes in neighbouring villages

Plans for 86 new homes in neighbouring villages

PLANS have been submitted for a total of 86 new homes on two sites in Goring and Woodcote. McAdden Homes is seeking South Oxfordshire ...

 

Tidy reservoir

THE owner of the former reservoir site at Woodcote is to be asked to tidy it up by the parish council. Members say the land off ...

 

34 homes for village

PLANS for 34 new houses on the outskirts of Woodcote have been submitted to South Oxfordshire District Council. Rectory Homes wants to ...

 

Aerodrome couple told to leave within three months

Aerodrome couple told to leave within three months

AN airfield near Woodcote which has helped raise at least £1.5 million for charity is urgently seeking a new home. Dennis and Julie ...

 

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