Monday, 24 September 2018

Fifty Years Ago

WITH the Kenton Theatre appeal now having reached the £10,000 mark the time is ripe for actual work to be started

WITH the Kenton Theatre appeal now having reached the £10,000 mark the time is ripe for actual work to be started. In recent weeks volunteers have been unscrewing seats in the auditorium and this weekend they will all be cleared out ready for the builders to move in. The most urgent work is in connection with the roof which it is hoped to put in good repair before the winter really sets in.

Sally Nesbitt, actress daughter of Sir John and Lady Hunt, of Highway Cottage, Aston, is to appear in the October 29 edition of the ITV weekly series Blackmail. This week she had the unfortunate experience of having her London home burgled for the fifth time.

To cope with the ever-increasing demand for gas at Henley, Southern Gas are laying a new 8in diameter high pressure main from the caversham Park Estate at Reading to the gasholder station at Henley. The new main is about five miles long and has been planned to be laid across the county as far as possible.



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