Friday, 18 June 2021

Charity football match in memory of former player

Charity football match in memory of former player

A CHARITY football match and fun day is to take place in Woodcote to honour a former resident who was killed in a car crash in ...

 

Major Sir David Black — 1929-2021

Major Sir David Black — 1929-2021

A FORMER president of the Garth and South Berks hunt has died. Major Sir David Black, who lived at Beechwood Farm in Woodcote, passed ...

 

Shop vandals

BROKEN glass from beer bottles has been repeatedly strewn on the pavement near the Co-op in Bridle Path, Woodcote. The latest incident ...

 

British Modern Military History Society

OUR next meeting will take place on July 6 at 2pm when we will have another Zoom talk called “The real war horse” by Lucy ...

 

Football friendly raises £746 for mental health charity

Football friendly raises £746 for mental health charity

A CHARITY football match on Woodcote village green raised £746 for the mental health charity Mind. A team of players made up of staff ...

 

Oh boy, I did high jump

Oh boy, I did high jump

A TEENAGE boy with autism has achieved his dream of jumping over a high fence on horseback. James Preston, from Checkendon, ...

 

Players plea

WOODCOTE’S amateur orchestra is seeking new members. The Langtree Sinfonia, which rehearses at Langtree School in Reading Road every ...

 

Infill homes

THREE new homes could be built on “infill” plots in Woodcote. Plans have been submitted to South Oxfordshire District Council by ...

 

Helping hogs

RESIDENTS of Woodcote are being urged to build a “hedgehog café” in their gardens. The village’s conservation group says now is a ...

 

Drivers plea

THE Woodcote Volunteers are seeking more members. The group, which drives the elderly and infirm to medical appointments or on ...

 

Chores cash

PUPILS at The Cabin pre-school in Woodcote raised more than £230 by carrying out housework at home. Parents were encouraged to ...

 

Charity match

A CHARITY football match will take place between a team of staff from the Co-op in Woodcote and the Woodcote/Stoke Row men’s team next ...

 

The British Modern Military History Society

The British Modern Military History Society

THE British Modern Military History Society is delighted to announce the publication of the first volume of its book Glimpses of War ...

 

Jobs at risk after council opposes lorries licence

Jobs at risk after council opposes lorries licence

A ROAD repair firm’s bid to register more lorries in its fleet could go to a public inquiry after being opposed by South Oxfordshire ...

 

Warning over ‘photographer’

File picture of a Nissan Terrano

RESIDENTS of Woodcote are being urged to beware after a man was caught photographing a property. The stranger pulled up on the ...

 

Families tell their stories of wars

Families tell their stories of wars

AN amateur historian has published a book detailing anecdotes of time spent in the armed forces or as a civilian in wartime. Jerry ...

 

Four more new houses

Four more new houses

FOUR new homes could be built in Woodcote. Bella Vista Developments, of Aldermaston, wants to demolish an existing house and build two ...

 

Holiday log cabins refused permission

Holiday log cabins refused permission

PLANS to build up to seven log cabins on land off Tidmore Lane, Woodcote, have been refused permission. Marcellus Brown, from Harrow, ...

 

Horse jumps need consent

Horse jumps need consent

THE owner of a new equestrian centre at Woodcote is seeking retrospective planning permission for three permanent jumps and a shallow ...

 

Four protests about ‘nuisance’

Four protests about ‘nuisance’

SOUTH Oxfordshire District Council said its environmental protection team had responded to nuisance complaints from four households ...

 

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