Category Archives: Local News

Peter Mortimer – RIP

I received news this morning, via the village Facebook page, about the passing of Peter Mortimer from his daughter Kim. I wanted to pass on some news to those of you who might have known us or remember us. My … Continue reading

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Watch Out – there’s a thieving biker about!

This past Tuesday night, a mountain bike was stolen from a garage in Longcot – they moved things to get to the bike.So we have to be careful – and take note as someone is obviously snooping about in the … Continue reading

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Village News from The LPC

  Chickens: Longcot is now officially outside the bird-flu danger area so our eggs – and chickens – can once again be free range The Parish Council has been working hard to make sure our voice is heard in the … Continue reading

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Longcot Flower Festival May 2017

Many of you visited last year’s Flower Festival and were thrilled by the display. Once again Shirley Dalton-Morris and her great team of helpers – who keep the Church so beautifully floral throughout the year will be putting on: The … Continue reading

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Police Appeal – Help Them to Help Us keep safe

Appeal for witnesses following aggravated burglary – Faringdon – update Thursday 02 March 2017, 12:53 pm Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after an aggravated burglary in Faringdon. At around 11 am yesterday (1st March) a man returned to … Continue reading

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NAG: Suspicious activity

Two hooded people in a silver BMW have been reported as acting suspiciously in Watchfield. I have no further info on the type of BMW. It has been reported to 101, but please keep an eye out for the security … Continue reading

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New Waitrose Opening in Faringdon

Just received an email to tell me that the new Faringdon Waitrose opens on February 2nd. I have not been invited for Champagne – a disappointment – but I have got a map to show us where to go!

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