Tuesday, 07 April 2020

Neighbours fail to stop equestrian course

PLANS for an equestrian cross-country course on farmland near Woodcote have been approved. The Hildred Partnership, a family-owned ...

 

New coaches

THE Oratory School in Woodcote has appointed four new sports coaches. Robert and Claire Fahey will be teaching real tennis. The couple ...

 

Steam rally cancelled

THE Woodcote Rally has been cancelled for only the second time in its history. The trustees of the steam and vintage vehicle event ...

 

Church quiz

A QUIZ night held at Woodcote village hall raised more than £430 for St Leonard’s Church in the village. Fifteen teams took part and ...

 

‘Slow Church’

ST Leonard’s Church in Woodcote will hold its second “Slow Church” session at the village hall on Sunday, May 10 at 9.30am. The event ...

 

Make your own bicycle from bamboo and recyclables

Make your own bicycle from bamboo and recyclables

CYCLISTS can learn how to build a bicycle from wood and recycled parts. A series of two-day workshops is to be held at the Oratory ...

 

World Book Day 2020: Woodcote Primary School

World Book Day 2020: Woodcote Primary School

PUPILS at Woodcote Primary School wrote their own books in groups to celebrate World Book Day. The youngsters, who came dressed as ...

 

Library help

THE Our Woodcote Library group is seeking more volunteers. Help is needed for a two-hour session once or twice a month, especially on ...

 

Roadsides cleared

A TEAM of nine volunteers collected more than 20 bags of rubbish from the roadsides in and around Woodcote. The group, who were led by ...

 

Amateur army

A TALK on the amateur soldiering tradition in Britain and the Commonwealth will be given at Woodcote village hall on April 8 at 7.30pm ...

 

Race night

THE football and cricket clubs in Woodcote are to host a race night at the village hall tomorrow (Saturday). The first race will start ...

 

Church friends

THE friends group of St Leonard’s Church in Woodcote will meet at the village community centre on Wednesday at 7.30pm. All are welcome ...

 

Coffee shop

A COFFEE shop in aid of Woodcote Pre-School will take place at the village community centre tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 12.30pm. ...

 

Man dies in collision near Goring Heath

Man dies in collision near Goring Heath

A MAN has died following a road traffic collision near Goring Heath. At about 8.35pm on Monday, the victim suffered fatal injuries on ...

 

Post Office van visits retimed

A POST Office van which visits villages in South Oxfordshire has a new timetable. The outreach service, which currently serves ...

 

House agreed

PLANS to knock down a bungalow in Bridle Path, Woodcote, and replace it with a house have been approved by South Oxfordshire District ...

 

Four cats go missing in a year

Four cats go missing in a year

FOUR cats have vanished from one street in less than a year. Carmen Streams, who lives off Pot Kiln Lane between Woodcote and Goring ...

 

New community church service proves to be popular

New community church service proves to be popular

A NEW community church service in Woodcote has been hailed a success. More than 50 adults and children attended SLOW, which stands for ...

 

Church to hold service at hall

A NEW community church service will be launched at Woodcote village hall on Sunday. The event is called SLOW, which is short for St ...

 

30 girls to join former boys only school

AT least 30 girls will start at the Oratory School in Woodcote when it becomes co-educational in September. About 20 of the newcomers ...

 

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