Thursday, 23 May 2019

History of old ponds

A BOOK about the history of Greenmoor Ponds in Woodcote has been written by three residents. Woodcote’s Water, Yesterday and Today by ...

 

Good start for new village beer festival

Good start for new village beer festival

THE inaugural Woodcote beer, gin and music festival has been hailed a success. Hundreds of people attended the event on the village ...

 

160 years of Oratory

THE Oratory School in Woodcote and the Oratory Preparatory School in Goring Heath are now 160 years old. The independent Catholic ...

 

Coffee shops

A COFFEE shop in aid of Langtree School’s parent-teacher association will be held at Woodcote community centre in Reading Road ...

 

Meet the Candidates: David Carpin

Meet the Candidates: David Carpin

David Carpin (UKIP) I LIVE in Woodcote and work in  IT as a test manager and project manager, consulting for banking, insurance, ...

 

Meet the Candidates: Geoff Walsh

Meet the Candidates: Geoff Walsh

Geoff Walsh (Con) I HAVE lived in South Oxfordshire for nearly 30 years, 22 of them in Henley. Both my sons, now aged 23 and 17, were ...

 

Meet the Candidates: Andrew Wallis

Meet the Candidates: Andrew Wallis

Andrew Wallis (Grn) I HAVE lived in the Woodcote and Rotherfield ward with my wife and four children for 15 years and have worked in ...

 

Meet the Candidates: Jo Robb

Meet the Candidates: Jo Robb

Jo Robb (Grn) I LIVE with my family in Shepherds Green, just outside Henley, and have only recently joined the Green Party, motivated ...

 

Jesus shows there’s hope after disaster

THIS week, the world looked on in horror as Notre Dame Cathedral, icon of Paris and a building that has stood for more than 800 years, ...

 

Arty appeal

THE Langtree team ministry, which covers seven parish churches including Woodcote, Whitchurch and Whitchurch Hill, is ...

 

Road closure

WHITEHOUSE Road in Woodcote will be closed for up to five days from June 5 so that Thames Water can connect a new mains pipe. There ...

 

Help needed

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help organise this year’s Woodcote village fete. The event is due to take place at the village hall and green ...

 

Sails windfall

THE Cabin Pre-School in Woodcote has received £250 from the village’s regular “windmill sails” of second-hand goods. It spent the ...

 

New surface

THE play area on Woodcote village green, off Reading Road, will be shut for resurfacing work from Monday April 15.

 

Art donations

THE Langtree team ministry, which covers seven parish churches including Woodcote, Whitchurch and Whitchurch Hill, is seeking ...

 

Precision singing and smooth music touched all our hearts

Precision singing and smooth music touched all our hearts

Benson Choral Society | The Oratory School | Saturday, March 30 AN evening spent listening to the music of Sir Edward Elgar is never ...

 

New music and beer festival

A NEW beer and music festival will be held at Woodcote Primary School on Sunday May 5. Attractions will include a bar selling real ale,...

 

Roads cleaned

TWENTY-EIGHT bags of rubbish were collected during the annual litter-pick in Woodcote. Thirteen volunteers, led by villager Lesley ...

 

Council chairman to stand as Tory in election after all

Council chairman to stand as Tory in election after all

THE chairman of South Oxfordshire District Council will stand for the Conservatives in elections in May after all. Lorraine Hillier is ...

 

Restaurant conversion

PLANS to convert the former Woody Nook restaurant in Goring Road, Woodcote, into housing have been approved. Vida Estates, of Goring, ...

 

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