Friday, 18 August 2017

Wind halts polar row

Wind halts polar row

OLYMPIC champion Alex Gregory is continuing his bid to row the Arctic Ocean against the odds. The athlete from Ipsden is part of six-man crew trying to row 2,000km from the island of Svalbard in Norway to Iceland. They left early on Tuesday last...
Banker in endurance event for mental health charity

Banker in endurance event for mental health charity

A MAN who took up running to get back into shape is preparing to embark on a four-day endurance challenge for charity. Barrie Jackson, from Goring Heath, will climb a mountain, cycle 100 miles and complete a half-marathon as part of the Fourtitude...

Hydro award

Hydro award

THE engineering firm which designed and built a hydro-electric power station at Sonning has won two awards. Greenford, of Oxford, won a trophy for sustainability and resilience and another for engineering excellence at the Institute of Civil...
Woman introduces her favourite radio show

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Woman introduces her favourite radio show

A WOMAN from Goring was invited to announce her favourite radio programme on air after winning a competition. Fawzia Nazir was one of five listeners who introduced Eddie Mair’s daily current affairs show PM on BBC Radio 4 this week. She recorded her...

At last, new skate park is finished

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At last, new skate park is finished

HENLEY’S new £290,000 skate park has been completed. Mayor Kellie Hinton officially opened the “wheeled sports facility” at Makins recreation ground, off Greys Road, on Wednesday. The concrete skate park has sunken obstacles rather than hollow metal...

Henley on Thames

Wind halts polar row

Wind halts polar row

OLYMPIC champion Alex Gregory is continuing his bid to row the Arctic Ocean against the odds. The athlete from Ipsden is part of ... [more]

 

Caversham

Produce show

THE 116th Caversham Allotment Holders and Garden Association’s annual show will take place at Caversham Hall in St John’s Road on ... [more]

 

Sonning Common

Car boot sale

A CAR boot sale will take place at Sonning Common Primary School in Grove Road on September 24 from 1pm to 3pm. It is being ... [more]

 

Backing

PUPILS at Sonning Common Primary School helped provide backing vocals for a song. Members of the key stage two choir sang on a ... [more]

 

Goring

Sex attack

Sex attack

A WOMAN was sexually assaulted in Goring. The 25-year-old was attacked as she cycled along the path between Elvendon Road and ... [more]

 

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