Wantage Guides’ Summer Camp

42 girls from 4th and 2nd Wantage Guides spent a week camping near Thatcham over their summer holiday. The camp’s theme tied in with the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. Starting with the 1950s, when the Queen was crowned, each day over the camp celebrated a...

KA / Faringdon Girls Grammar School Reunion

Final reminder that the Faringdon Girls Grammar School/King Alfred’s Wantage reunion of pupils who knew each other in the mid to late 1960’s – will take place at The Shoulder of Mutton Pub, 38 Wallingford Street, Wantage, OX12 0DH on the evening of Friday...

Sport England fund award for Grove RFC

Sport England Inspired Facilities – Refurb 2012 Grove Rugby Football Club has secured £32,951 Olympic legacy funding from Sport England’s Inspired Facilities Fund for its Refurb 2012 programme of improvements. The Inspired Facilities fund is part of the £135 million...

Library news

“Book and a Bun” was thoroughly enjoyed by those who attended, and not just for the quality of the cakes and the coffee! Janet read a selection of passages from her favourite books and we all offered our thoughts. The next “Book and a Bun”...

Retailers in Wantage celebrated Independents’ Day

To raise awareness of Independents’ Day 2012, Wantage & District Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Wantage Town Council, united with South Oxfordshire, Vale of White Horse District Council to encourage residents and visitors of Wantage to share and celebrate...