Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Hours cut

CAVERSHAM library could have its opening hours reduced to save money. The Church Street branch currently opens for 35 hours a week but ...

 

New books

MORE than £800 was spent on new books for Sonning Common library last year. The money was raised by the library’s friends group. If ...

 

New signs installed

TWO more village signs have been installed in Whitchurch. They feature artwork designed by pupils from the village primary school ...

 

Villagers back pavilion makeover

Villagers back pavilion makeover

MOST residents appear to support plans to overhaul the sports pavilion in Peppard at a cost of about £264,000. The parish council, ...

 

Children thrilled after all-weather pitch is resurfaced

Children thrilled after all-weather pitch is resurfaced

AN all-weather pitch in Nettlebed has been resurfaced at a cost of £20,000. The new-look multi-sports pitch at the village school was ...

 

£10,000 pavilion appeal

PEPPARD Stoke Row Cricket Club has launched a buy-a-brick appeal for its pavilion. It hopes to raise £10,000 by “selling” 500 bricks ...

 

Makeover for loss-making hall designed to increase use

WOODCOTE village hall is to undergo a £12,000 refurbishment. The makeover is designed to increase use of the loss-making building, ...

 

Pitch attack

VANDALS damaged the outfield of the cricket pitch on Woodcote village green on Monday. They gouged the initials “QI” into the grass at ...

 

Village post office to shut

Village post office to shut

THE post office in Nettlebed will close on February 12. Malthurst, which runs the post office in the Spar shop at the BP petrol ...

 

Pond wall is in danger of collapse, says councillor

Pond wall is in danger of collapse, says councillor

A WALL separating a pond from a road in Sonning Common is in danger of collapse, claims a parish councillor. Parts of the boundary ...

 

Free bark

FREE bark is available to take from the recreation ground in Gallowstree Common. It is left over from when the playground in The ...

 

Road closure

BEAR Lane is closed until February 19 while fibre optic broadband cables are laid. Broadband provider Gigaclear is installing ...

 

Please get on board, says bus company after route changes

Please get on board, says bus company after route changes

BUS routes in Caversham are to be shaken up in a bid to cut costs. From February 19, Reading Buses is to combine its 22 service ...

 

Post office may stay in village

Post office may stay in village

THE village of Nettlebed may be able to retain a post office. The post officer counter at the Spar shop at the BP petrol station in ...

 

Orchard planting

FRUIT trees will be planted at Henley’s community orchard next Saturday. Volunteers are invited to join Mayor Kellie Hinton on the ...

 

Caversham bus route overhaul confirmed

Caversham bus route overhaul confirmed

BUS routes in Caversham are to be shaken up in a bid to cut costs. From February 19, Reading Buses is to combine its pink 22 ...

 

Land move unfinished

THE transfer of land from a developer to Sonning Common Parish Council has still not been completed. A field is due to be gifted to ...

 

Health app

PATIENTS of Woodcote and Goring surgeries can book appointments and access some services through a smartphone app. The program, called ...

 

Village post office to close despite £160m rescue fund

THE post office in Nettlebed is to close. The counter at the Spar shop at the BP petrol station off Port Hill will cease to exist from ...

 

Slow arrival

SUPERFAST broadband could be available in Wargrave village centre by the spring. Virgin Media is due to start work in the new year in ...

 

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