Monday, 20 February 2017

Blue bags on the way

Blue bags on the way

BLUE waste bags will be delivered to homes in Wargrave and Charvil this month. Each household will be given 80 bags by Wokingham Borough Council’s contractor Veolia. This is the allocation until March 31, 2018. Additional bags will be given to...

Meet new prep school head at open day

Meet new prep school head at open day

THE Oratory Prep School is a school where children are both nurtured and achieve highly. Our Good Schools Guide review describes the ...

Pub auction

A CHARITY auction with lots including tickets to Wimbledon’s Centre Court will be held at the Horns pub in Crazies Hill on Saturday, ...

Burglars flee

CAMPING equipment was stolen when the garage of a house in Wargrave Hill was broken into on Wednesday last week. The burglars fled ...

Merging county's six councils 'would save £100m in five years'

Merging county's six councils 'would save £100m in five years'

COMBINING all Oxfordshire’s councils into a single body would save more than £100million in five years, it has been claimed. ...

Chilterns 'under threat'

Chiltern Society

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THE Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and green belt is under unprecedented threat from development despite assurances by ...

Women who mean business

Women who mean business

THE nominees for this year’s Sue Ryder women of achievement awards have been announced. In the build-up to the awards ceremony on ...

Award-winning business and new shop move into town

Award-winning business and new shop move into town

A COMPANY which promotes women in sport and business has moved to Henley. Women Ahead, which was founded by Liz Dimmock in 2014, held ...

Basil the cat’s back, but not for long

Basil and family

A CAT has been reunited with his owners more than three years after going missing. But Basil, a seven-year-old Egyptian mau, has ...

Charity quiz night gives villagers something to do!

Charity quiz night gives villagers something to do!

MORE than 100 people took part in a quiz night at Charvil village hall. The event was hosted by the Charvil Village Society and raised ...

Defibrillator appeal installs 50th device at new hospital

Defibrillator appeal installs 50th device at new hospital

THE Millie’s Dream appeal has now installed 50 defibrillators in less than four years. The landmark was reached with the unveiling of ...

Golf auction

A SILENT auction for a round of golf for four people at Hennerton Golf Club will be held by St Mary’s Church in Wargrave. The prize ...

Charity quiz

A QUIZ night in aid of Camp Mohawk in Wargrave will be held at Redingensians Rams Rugby Club in Old Bath Road, Sonning, on March 22 ...

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Free room hire

COMMUNITY groups are being urged to use the meeting room at the Fish volunteer centre in Kennylands Road, Sonning Common. It can be used for community or committee meetings or for ... [more]

 

Trip to orchids show at Kew

THE Fish volunteer centre in Sonning Common will run a bus trip to Kew Gardens on Tuesday. The cost of the trip is £10 (free admission to the orchid exhibition) with collection ... [more]

 

Play reading

THE Chiltern Players’ next monthly play reading will take place at the Butcher’s Arms pub in Blounts Court Road, Sonning Common, on March 7 at 8pm. One of the group’s members ... [more]

 

Our flowers

CAROLINE Jackson-Houlston, of Oxford Brookes University, will gave a talk about the wild flowers of Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire to Watlington Gardening Club at the town on ... [more]

 

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