Friday, 15 December 2017

Special delivery for sick children

Special delivery for sick children

A GROUP of Henley residents delivered presents to sick children who will spend Christmas in hospital. The fourth annual Gainsborough ...

 

Librarian completes 16th charity trek in Bhutan mountains

Librarian completes 16th charity trek in Bhutan mountains

SONNING Common’s village librarian has completed her 16th sponsored trek for the Institute of Cancer Research. Rosemary Dunstan, of ...

 

Pupils raise £1,100 for Children in Need

Pupils raise £1,100 for Children in Need

PUPILS at Robert Piggott Junior School in Wargrave raised more than £1,100 for Children in Need with a sponsored walk. About ...

 

Charity nets £800 from wreath sales

Charity nets £800 from wreath sales

SALES of home-made Christmas wreaths and produce raised more than £800 for the Ways and Means Trust. The annual festive event was held ...

 

Help needed

CAMP Mohawk in Wargrave needs volunteers to help with its Christmas parties. The day centre for children with special needs off ...

 

Clock offer

THE Wargrave Heritage Trust has offered to pay for a new clock at Woodclyffe Hall in the village. The parish council, which recently ...

 

Firefighters collect £4,392 for charity

Firefighters collect £4,392 for charity

FIREFIGHTERS from Goring raised £4,392 for the BBC’s Children In Need appeal with a bucket collection at the village bridge. Seven ...

 

Charity music

THE Pangbourne Silver Band will perform at St Michael’s Church in Sonning Common next Sunday (December 17) at 5pm. Mulled wine and ...

 

Mystery woman praised

A MYSTERY woman picked up the bill for a Christmas lunch for a group of adults with special needs. Twenty-one members of Mencap’s ...

 

Giant toy sale

A GIANT toy sale in aid of Leukaemia Care will take place in Henley market place tomorrow (Saturday) from 8am to 6pm.

 

Surgery help

WHITCHURCH'S weekly Art Café has raised £300 towards new equipment for the local GP surgery. The money will enable the Boathouse ...

 

Ride and stride

A TEAM of fund-raisers from All Saints’ Church in Peppard made more than £3,200 by taking part in the Oxfordshire Historic Churches ...

 

Songs of raise

Songs of raise

THR Henley branch of Parkinson’s UK received a donation of £5,385.55 from a charity concert. The Aliquando Chamber Choir raised the ...

 

Charity sale raises £11,200 thanks to Christmas shoppers

Charity sale raises £11,200 thanks to Christmas shoppers

A CHRISTMAS sale at Phyllis Court Club in Henley raised more than £11,200 for the NSPCC. More than 400 people attended the event, ...

 

Fit for work

Fit for work

LAW firm Blandy & Blandy held a staff wellbeing week. It included a a lunchtime group walk for staff and two talks — one by an ...

 

Shoppers urged to help Christmas toy appeal

Shoppers urged to help Christmas toy appeal

SHOPPERS at a Henley supermarket are being urged to donate gifts for the town’s annual Christmas toy run. Tesco in Reading Road is ...

 

Max, four, first in line again as Santa's grotto re-opens

Max, four, first in line again as Santa's grotto re-opens

THE Mayor of Henley officially opened Santa’s grotto at Toad Hall garden centre on Saturday. Councillor Kellie Hinton, who was ...

 

Gran's best friend

Gran's best friend

YOU may have read on page 4 about Tallulah the therapy dog and her visits to the Chilterns Court care centre in Henley. Well, here is ...

 

Roadshow

Roadshow

An antiques valuation day in Sonning Common raised £255.80. Simon Jones, from Watlington autioneers Jones & Jacobs, valued a total of ...

 

Sweet result

Sweet result

Two coffee mornings at Wargrave Lawn Tennis Club helped raise more than £350 for the brain injury charity Headway Thames Valley. Club ...

 

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