Thursday, 19 October 2017

Freedom of village given to award-winning bloom chief

Freedom of village given to award-winning bloom chief

A WOMAN who has led Goring to five Britain in Bloom awards is to be given the freedom of the village. Stephanie Bridle, who lives in Cleeve Road with her husband Ron, chairs the committee which has won three golds and two silver gilts in the Thames...
Church riders

Church riders

MEMBERS of Holy Trinity Church in Henley raised about £250 from taking part in last month’s Ride & Stride event, which is organised by the Oxfordshire Historic Churches Trust. They walked and cycled to various churches in Henley and Wallingford. The...
Award for GPs nurse

Award for GPs nurse

A NURSE from Checkendon is to receive an award for outstanding service. Sian Hayes, who works at the Woodcote and Goring medical practice in Wayside Green, Woodcote, has won the Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Award from the Queen’s Nursing...
Big readers

Big readers

A RECORD 116 children took part in this year’s summer reading challenge at Henley library. Every year school-age children are encouraged to read six books over the school holidays. This year’s theme was “animal agents”.The library also hosted a prize...
Business book

Business book

A BUSINESSMAN who advised Donald Trump during last year’s American presidential election campaign has written a book. Ted Malloch, of Reading Road, Shiplake is the co-author of Common Sense Business, which outlines the traits that are needed in the...

Henley on Thames

Debbie the 'Barbie doll'

Debbie the 'Barbie doll'

DEBBIE McGEE was likened to a Barbie doll and told to be more “natural” after her latest performance on Strictly Come Dancing. The ... [more]

 

Caversham

Food for thought

Food for thought

PUPILS at Hemdean House School in Caversham celebrated the harvest festival with a special assembly led by Rev Rachel Ross, of St ... [more]

 

Sonning Common

Shoes donation

CHILDREN at Sonning Common Primary School have donated more than 350 pairs of shoes to charity. Sal’s Shoes gives shoes to ... [more]

 

School open

AN open morning for prospective parents will be held at Sonning Common Primary School in Grove Road on Thursday from 9.30am to 10.... [more]

 

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