Category Archives: Primary School

Can You Help Your Village School?

The Primary School is looking for volunteers who might be interested in supporting and developing its after-school clubs timetable. Do you have a spare hour or two a week?  Do you enjoy nurturing and educating the next generation of gardeners, … Continue reading

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Jubilee Roundup

It was a busy weekend in the village with a fantastic range of events to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee: the Fun Dog Event at The Plough Inn on Friday afternoon; the Family Sports Day at Bodkins on Saturday afternoon; … Continue reading

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Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebrations Update

Here is your guide to everything that will be going on over the bank holiday weekend.  It is hoped that everyone will be able to join in the activities planned, making it a memorable and fun village celebration. All events … Continue reading

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Jubilee Celebrations Update

Plans continue to develop for the village celebrations to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee on the weekend of 3rd, 4th and 5th June. On Friday 3rd June, there will be a Village Fun Dog Event, including a ‘Dog Olympics’ in … Continue reading

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School PTA Fundraising

The Primary School Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) is looking for your support.  The school is a big part of the community and many residents may have happy memories of their or their children’s time there. The last few years have been … Continue reading

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Primary School Christmas Market

A reminder that the village primary school will be holding a Christmas Market in the school grounds tomorrow (Saturday 11th December) between 11am and 3pm. There will be amazing raffle prizes, wonderful food from Too Perfection, Christmas stalls, Christmas games, … Continue reading

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Long Wittenham War Dead Remembered

Long Wittenham remembered its First World War dead on 11th November at the village war memorial to commemorate Armistice Day 1918.  Fourteen soldiers from the village lost their lives in war zones in France and Palestine or died from wounds. … Continue reading

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Primary School Christmas Market

The village primary school will be holding a Christmas Market in the school grounds on Saturday 11th December between 11am and 3pm. There will be amazing raffle prizes, wonderful food from Too Perfection, Christmas stalls, Christmas games, Mrs Claus, a … Continue reading

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School Welcomes Afghan Refugees

The Village Primary school has welcomed fifteen children from Afghanistan who fled the country when the Taliban took control.  The acting head teacher, Gillian Seymour, said that while it had been a “whirlwind time for the school” the refugees had … Continue reading

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Second Hand Sundays

Emily Smout has set up “Second Hand Sundays”.  On the last Sunday of every month, residents are encouraged to put out any unwanted, but usable items, for others to take.  Any donations will be split between the Preschool and Primary … Continue reading

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