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  • NewsArt & Craft Exhibition opens  (See photos in gallery)....The Whitchurch 2019 Art & Craft Exhibition has opened this morning in the village hall.  The opening hours are...
  • NewsParish council gains two new councillors  At a meeting of the parish council yesterday, two new councillors were co-opted and welcomed. They are Diana Smith, who has been active in the...
  • NewsWe will remember them  The Crafty Knit & Stitch Group has draped the boat in the High Street with handmade poppies in preparation for Remembrance Day in two weeks...
  • NewsGet ready for the Art & Craft Exhibition  Across the village, some of our many amateur artists, crafts enthusiasts and photographers may still be thinking about what to submit for this...
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What else is new
  • There will be traffic lights on the hill for a couple of days early this week for ‘drainage works’, thought to be maintenance of the many roadside soakaways that help protect the village from flooding.
  • There is still one vacancy for a Whitchurch parish councillor.  Details for anyone wishing to apply are here.
  • The Thames at Whitchurch currently (14th Nov) has a Flood Alert which means “flooding is possible – be prepared”.  To watch river levels and get the latest advice from the Environment Agency, see our Links page under Local Information.
  • The annual Ferryboat Christmas Concert in St Mary’s is approaching.  It will be on Sunday 1st December, starting at 5.30 pm.  More here.
  • Tue 19 Nov COMMUNITY COFFEE MORNING at The Old Stables, 10.30 am - 12 noon.
  • Thu 21 Nov WHITCHURCH & GORING HEATH HISTORY SOCIETY - Old Time Christmas - an illustrated talk by Mike Hurst - Goring Heath Parish Hall, 8 pm.
  • Thu 21 Nov Green and Brown Bin Collection - extra garden waste collected this week.
  • Thu 21 Nov CRAFTY KNIT & STITCH - The Old Stables - 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm.
  • Sat 23 Nov THE GREEN TEAM - clean and trim the Manor Road Playground 11.00 am - we'd love you to get involved.
  • Sat 23 Nov Theatre Club Trip - BIZET'S CARMEN with the Welsh National Opera - New Theatre Oxford - 7.00 pm - coach departs Pangbourne at 4.00 pm.
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