Thursday, 24 January 2019

Panto dates

WOODCOTE Amateur Dramatic Society will perform their New Year pantomime Cinderella at the village hall at 2.15pm and 7.30pm on January ...

 

Mother claims housing association flat damp made her children ill

Mother claims damp in housing association flat made her children ill

A MOTHER of four claims a housing association made her family live in an overcrowded and rundown property for four years. Gemma Warner,...

 

School to admit girls

THE Oratory School in Woodcote is to become co-educational. The independent Catholic boys’ school, which was founded in 1859 and moved ...

 

Student is runner-up in home race

Student is runner-up in home race

A STUDENT from Goring was the runner-up in this year’s Woodcote 10km. Jonty de la Harpe finished in a time of 35 minutes and 15 ...

 

First 10km of new year

THIS year’s Woodcote 10km race will take place on Sunday. The runners will set off from the village hall in Reading Road at 10.15am ...

 

Lights fitting

LIGHTS should have been installed at the new zebra crossing in Woodcote. The crossing in Goring Road, which was funded by the parish ...

 

Governor plea

LANGTREE School in Woodcote is seeking two new governors. Candidates would sit on the main board and one of three sub-committees — ...

 

Cricket prize

THE Oratory School in Woodcote has been named one of the best cricketing schools in the country. The independent Catholic boys’ school ...

 

Rally gives £11,000 to good causes

Rally gives £11,000 to good causes

THIRTY-NINE good causes have benefited from this year’s Woodcote Rally. Organisers donated the £11,000 raised by the two-day event in ...

 

Tots donation

THE Cabin Pre-School in Woodcote has received a £3,838 grant from the Co-op. The donation came from a community fund operated by the ...

 

Wood bridge

A NEW woodland pathway and bridge have opened at the old ponds off Greenmore and Green Lane in Woodcote. They were installed as part ...

 

Library hours

WOODCOTE library will be closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day as well as December 30, New Year’s Day and January 2. ...

 

Windmill sale

A SALE of second-hand children’s toys, games, clothing and accessories, such as prams and cots, will take place in Woodcote today ...

 

New PO times

THE Post Office’s outreach service in Woodcote has changed its opening times. The van, which stops at Chana Stores in Whitehouse Road, ...

 

Crowds flock to church’s festive fair despite downpours

Crowds flock to church’s festive fair despite downpours

A CHRISTMAS fair in Woodcote raised £1,858 for the village church. Hundreds of people visited the event at the village hall despite ...

 

Rally cash handover

THIS year’s Woodcote Rally raised more than £11,000. The proceeds will be presented to charities and good causes, including Woodcote’s ...

 

Have your say

POLICE have your say meetings will be held at Westholme Stores in Goring on Tuesday from 2pm to 2.30pm, Woodcote Primary School on ...

 

Pub ‘re-opens’ days before court hearing

Pub ‘re-opens’ days before court hearing

THE White Lion at Crays Pond “re-opened” just days before the owner faced being evicted for living at the former pub without ...

 

£50,000 crossing will help keep schoolchildren safe

£50,000 crossing will help keep schoolchildren safe

A NEW £50,000 zebra crossing has been installed in Woodcote. The crossing in Goring Road, immediately south of the junction with ...

 

Drivers plea

WOODCOTE’S volunteer drivers scheme needs more helpers. The drivers give lifts to people with poor mobility or medical needs to ...

 

POLL: Have your say

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School Matron

Location Reading

The Oratory Preparatory School School Matron Closing date – 27 January 2019 We are looking to appoint a full time ...

 

Teaching Assistant

Location Reading

Teaching Assistant (Pre-Prep) Closing date Monday 21 January 2019 We are looking to appoint a full time Early Years ...

 

Head Of Gym

Location Henley on Thames

BADGEMORE PARK So much more than a workout Requires a Highly Motivated, Enthusiastic & Ambitious Head Of Gym Operations ...