Friday, 20 April 2018

Volunteers save thousands of amphibians

Volunteers save thousands of amphibians

MORE than 7,300 toads, frogs and newts were rescued from death on a busy Henley road by volunteers. The annual Toad Patrol group spent eight weeks helping the amphibians cross Marlow Road to their spawning ponds in the grounds of Henley Business...
Charity runners take on London Marathon

Charity runners take on London Marathon

A MAN from Goring Heath will be taking part in the London Marathon on Sunday. Barrie Jackson, 48, is part of a seven-strong team raising money for child bereavement charity Daisy’s Dream. He works at Lloyds Bank’s head office in London and decided to...
I’d like to teach world to play, says dyslexic inventor

I’d like to teach world to play, says dyslexic inventor

A DYSLEXIC man has invented a system for teaching the piano to people with learning difficulties. Emoji-Go is based on standard musical notation but assigns the colours of the rainbow to each of the seven notes from A (red) to G (violet).These are...
Author puts positive spin on living with Parkinson’s

Author puts positive spin on living with Parkinson’s

A RETIRED teacher who has suffered from Parkinson’s disease for almost two decades has written a book about it. Briony Cooke, of Holmlea Way, Goring, says she wants to dispel the image of “old men shuffling around” and stress the importance of...

Henley on Thames

Caversham

Bird killed

A CANADA goose was killed and another seriously injured in a crossbow attack. The birds were found off the Thames Path, a short ... [more]

 

Woman jailed

Woman jailed

A WOMAN has been jailed for burglary and fraud. Michelle Stevens, 45, of Mead Close, Caversham, was sentenced to two years and ... [more]

 

Sonning Common

Goring

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