Tuesday, 18 December 2018

Councillors help with silly string cleanup

Councillors help with silly string cleanup

TOWN council staff cleared up the rubbish after the festival following concerns about the use of silly string. Children at the event ...

 

Food recycling

RESIDENTS of Wargrave, Crazies Hill and Charvil will be able to recycle their food waste from April. Wokingham Borough Council is to ...

 

Ban on barbecues in riverside meadows set to be extended

Ban on barbecues in riverside meadows set to be extended

THE ban on barbecues at a riverside beauty spot in Henley may be extended. The town council issued a temporary ban in Marsh Meadows in ...

 

Councillors vow to fight expansion of waste plant

COUNCILLORS in Wargrave have vowed to oppose plans to extend the use of a waste depot in nearby Knowl Hill. Waste management company ...

 

Gum bins

RECYCLING bins for chewing gum could be installed in Henley. The town council is considering buying the Gumdrop bins to discourage ...

 

Sofa dumped

A SOFA was fly-tipped in Wargrave. Residents complained about the white leather sofa dumped in the middle of Blakes Road on Saturday. ...

 

Oil recyclable

RESIDENTS of South Oxfordshire can now recycle their cooking oil. The district council will collect the oil as long as it is poured ...

 

Residents oppose plan to extend use of waste depot for second time

CAMPAIGNERS are opposing plans to extend the use of a waste depot for the second time. They say their lives will be made a misery if ...

 

Concerns over potential extension of gravel quarry

A QUARRY could be extended despite opposition. Tarmac, which operates the Sonning Works by the River Thames in Eye & Dunsden, has ...

 

Early start

BIN collections in South Oxfordshire started an hour earlier this week, at 6am, due to the hot weather. The change was made so staff ...

 

Bin reprieve

WARGRAVE Theatre Workshop could pay for a waste bin to be retained at the Woodclyffe Hall in High Street. Last month, parish ...

 

Needles found in recycling

RESIDENTS have been warned not to dispose of medical waste in their bins after syringes were discovered by workers at a recycling ...

 

Bin rethink

WARGRAVE Parish Council is to reconsider plans to remove a waste bin at Woodclyffe Hall in High Street. Groups including the Wargrave ...

 

Bin set to go

A WASTE bin at Woodclyffe Hall in Wargrave is set to be removed. Parish councillors say there is no need for the wheelie bin and it ...

 

Call to ban or restrict use of barbecues in meadows

Call to ban or restrict use of barbecues in meadows

BARBECUES should be banned from Henley’s riverside beauty spots or only allowed in designatted areas, say residents. This was among ...

 

Dog waste

DOG walkers in Remenham have been urged to clean up after their pets after enough mess to fill up eight bin bags was found on a ...

 

Bins delayed

BIN collections in South Oxfordshire will be a day later than normal next week due to the May day bank holiday on Monday. The Saturday ...

 

Double bins

GARDEN waste customers in South Oxfordshire will receive an extra collection next week. Residents can leave out an extra brown bin’s ...

 

Dry cleaners trialling reusable suit covers

Dry cleaners trialling reusable suit covers

THE owner of a Henley dry cleaning business is aiming to eradicate plastic waste from his company. Ian Reid, who runs Reids of Henley ...

 

Don't put landfill waste in green bin

Don't put landfill waste in green bin

RESIDENTS of South Oxfordshire are being urged not to put the wrong items in their recycling bins. The district council, which is ...

 

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