Nando on May 15th, 2013

  Saturday May 11th heralded the return of the Annual Village Boat Race. Last year’s event was cancelled due to course conditions – no water in the river. Another bumper crowd in attendance to witness some 20 competitors, launching boats of all shapes and sizes, extravagantly decorated and battle hardened. Years of refinement and competition have taken [...]

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Nando on May 15th, 2013

Hi all, this is a rallying call for a working party to help clear and ‘pretty up’ the land we have at the North end of the village. SUNDAY 2ND :      2pm-4pm. Please bring your gloves and any equipment you think might be useful, Jaclyn

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Nando on January 18th, 2013

  The P.C.C. held a Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 1st, kindly organized by Carol Davies and  her band of helpers in Ogbourne st. Andrew Church. About 20 volunteers staffed the stalls; including teas, cakes, wreaths & flowers, preserves & Christmas puds, Art exhibits and of course Santa’s Grotto. The event was well attended by folk of all [...]

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Nando on July 8th, 2009

Sunday June 28th and a perfect English summers afternoon for the village BBQ/garden party. Organised by Graham Parsons and with funds raised going to Guide Dogs for the Blind. A good crowd of villagers gathered to socialise and a great opportunity for the children in particular to get together and realise that there are more [...]

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Og Master on March 29th, 2009

Never mind Oxford and Cambridge this is where the real action takes place. On Sunday 29th March 2009 the annual Ogbourne St Andrew Boat Race took place on the fast flowing River Og. Course conditions were said to favour the northern bank but local organisers Real Admiral John Havill and Warrant Office Charlie Grainger had [...]

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