Sunday, 24 June 2018

Inventor of ‘seating stick’ for disabled in award bid

Inventor of ‘seating stick’ for disabled in award bid

A WOMAN has been nominated for an award after inventing a lightweight walking stick that turns into a seat. Caryn Moberly, of St Mark’s Road, Henley, designed and made the device to help a woman with multiple sclerosis who walks with the aid of two...
Girl finds fossil 100 million years old

Girl finds fossil 100 million years old

A GIRL found a fossil in her garden that is about 100 million years old. Ottilie Jenkins, six, was searching for rocks to paint when she came across a spherical one in a flowerbed at her home in Reades Lane, Sonning Common. She showed it to her mother...
Extra shrub to help tackle air pollution

Extra shrub to help tackle air pollution

ANOTHER shrub has been been installed in Henley to help tackle air pollution. Caroline Langler, a member of environmental campaign group Henley in Transition, has planted a Portuguese laurel in a tub on the corner of Friday Street and Reading Road....
Cyclist’s mountain double

Cyclist’s mountain double

A MAN cycled up a mountain twice in the space of a few hours. Matt Richardson rode 1,860m up Alpe d’Huez in the French Alps on a Raleigh Chopper, a 1975 children’s bike, in just 76 minutes. After descending by car, he rode up a second time with his...

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Pink parade

DOZENS of pink wheelbarrows will decorate Goring for this weekend’s Gap Festival. A total of 20 businesses in the village and ... [more]

 

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