Sunday, 19 August 2018

Kitchen singer makes opera debut at age 15

Kitchen singer makes opera debut at age 15

A TEENAGER from Henley is hoping to become a professional singer after making her debut performing opera. Ellie Vockins has always enjoyed music and began learning the piano three years ago. And now the 15-year-old has appeared on stage with...
Children’s summer play scheme moves to new venue

Children’s summer play scheme moves to new venue

THE first Henley Outdoor Play Scheme to be held at its new venue has been hailed a success. About 150 children per day attended the event at Badgemore Primary School in Hop Gardens from Monday to Friday last week. It had moved from its regular home...
Passengers flock to launch of new town bus service

Passengers flock to launch of new town bus service

ABOUT 50 people celebrated the launch of Henley’s new bus service on Saturday. The gas-powered vehicle was unveiled in front of the town hall in Market Place with free giveaways and trips around town for residents. Reading Buses is operating hourly...
Little girl with big heart

Little girl with big heart

A YOUNG girl has donated her hair to children who are undergoing medical treatment. Jessica Dingle, five, had about 20cm of her waist-length locks cut off and then sent them to the Little Princess Trust, which makes wigs for youngsters who have lost...
Skydiver helps set world record for biggest jump

Skydiver helps set world record for biggest jump

A WOMAN from Woodcote has helped set a skydiving world record. Charlotte Pope, 36, a skydiving instructor, was one of 60 women who took part in two of the largest ever choreographed formation jumps on two days last week. They leapt out of three planes...

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DETAILED plans to build 10 new houses on land in Goring have been put forward by a developer. Elegant PPM, of Reading, was granted ... [more]

 

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