Thursday, 18 October 2018

Developers try again after rejection of housing plans

A DEVELOPER has revived plans for up to 80 homes on a site in Woodcote not earmarked for housing. Custom Land has asked South ...

 

Warning for hall vandals

YOUTHS in Woodcote have been warned not to climb on the roof of the village hall. Vandals scaled the building several times over the ...

 

Grants offer

SMALL cash grants for students in education beyond A-level in the Woodcote area are now being offered. The Dr Griffith Higgs ...

 

History of military hospital revealed

AN exhibition about the military hospital that once occupied the site of the Oratory School in Woodcote has opened at the village ...

 

Table returns

A PICNIC table on Folly Field in Woodcote has been reinstated after it was vandalised over the summer. The village green committee, ...

 

Fly-tipper fined

A MAN has been ordered to pay more than £1,900 after being found guilty of dumping two bags of commercial waste on woodland near ...

 

Comedy in crime

SOME residents of Woodcote saw the funny side of a ram-raid on a village shop. As the Henley Standard reported last week, a stolen ...

 

Village produce and art show proves to be as popular as ever despite year off

Village produce and art show proves to be as popular as ever despite year off

TEN prizes were awarded at a produce and art show in Woodcote as part of the village’s annual late summer fete. Hundreds of people ...

 

Masked ram-raiders escape with... bottle of Lambrini

Masked ram-raiders escape with... bottle of Lambrini

A SHOP was ram-raided for the second time in four years. A stolen silver Land Rover Discovery was reversed over a steel bollard and ...

 

Windmill sale

WOODCOTE’S next “windmill” sale of second-hand children’s goods will take place at the village hall today (Friday) from 8am to noon. A ...

 

Village fete returns after year off and attracts crowds

Village fete returns after year off and attracts crowds

WOODCOTE’S late summer fete is “back with a bang” after a year’s absence, say organisers. Hundreds of people attended the event, which ...

 

Anger as pub in planning wrangle fails to re-open

THE owner of a former pub has been criticised for failing to honour his pledge to re-open it. Satwinder Sandhu, who has been living ...

 

Last fete of summer

WOODCOTE’S late summer fete will take place on the village green off Reading Road tomorrow (Saturday) from noon to 5pm. The event will ...

 

Thieves drive Land Rover in to Woodcote shop

Thieves drive Land Rover in to Woodcote shop

A 4x4 car was left in the wall of a Woodcote shop after an attempted ram raid. Thieves targeted the Co-operative supermarket in Bridle ...

 

New chairman of governors

THE governing body of the Oratory School in Woodcote and the Oratory Preparatory School at Goring Heath has appointed a new chairman. ...

 

Corbett scores brace after side’s slow start

A LACKLUSTRE start by WOODCOTE STOKE ROW was compounded after eight minutes when a mix-up in the defence saw WESTWOOD take the lead ...

 

Rally prize winners revealed

THE trophy winners for this year’s Woodcote Rally have been announced. Thousands of people attended the 55th annual event, which took ...

 

Dillon hits double to earn point

POOR defending from set-pieces cost Woodcote/Stoke Row all three points in their Thames Valley League Premier Division clash with ...

 

Girl devastated by pony theft

Girl devastated by pony theft

A GIRL has been left devastated after her Shetland pony was stolen from its field at night. Mariella Edwards, 10, from Woodcote, had ...

 

Table vandals

A PICNIC table on Folly Field in Woodcote has been vandalised. Several people rocked it back and forth until it was uprooted from the ...

 

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