Sunday, 22 October 2017

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 ...

 

Tea instead of coffee for #WorldsBiggestCoffeeMorning

Tea instead of coffee for #WorldsBiggestCoffeeMorning

CAVERSHAM Preparatory School raised £177.50 with a “Big Tea” afternoon. Pupils and parents brought in cakes and, after a welcome ...

 

Caversham Heights Society - first meeting of the season

THE first meeting of the season for the society was held on Wednesday, September 20. It began with the annual meeting, which was ...

 

Back to school

Back to school

LABOUR’S shadow education secretary spent an afternoon at Caversham Primary School. Angela Rayner, who was accompanied by Reading East ...

 

Man driving without licence jailed following high-speed police chase

Man driving without licence jailed following high-speed police chase

A MAN from Caversham has been jailed after leading police on a high-speed chase through residential streets. Martyn Allen, of Whitby ...

 

New surface

SIX residential and minor streets in Caversham and Emmer Green are to be resurfaced. Reading Borough Council will lay new tarmac in ...

 

Brave James is in the picture

Brave James is in the picture

JAMES MARSH is enjoying his first days at school as he comes to the end of two years of cancer treatment. The four-year-old, who was ...

 

Rower killed on travels

A FORMER member of Upper Thames Rowing Club in Henley has been killed while travelling in the Far East. The body of Jack Camilleri, of ...

 

Lamb is Sunday best at Caversham

NINE pars and two birdies helped Michael Lamb to claim top spot in Division 1 of the weekend Stableford at Caversham Heath on Sunday. ...

 

18 reasons why this protected land shouldn't be built on

1. Mapledurham playing fields is a much-used recreational trust and protected public open space.  2. Reading lacks accessible open ...

 

Shop opening

A NEW shop will open in Church Road, Caversham, tomorrow (Saturday). Humos Aromatherapy is run by the same team behind Le Masseur ...

 

Veteran produce grower takes the honours at two Caversham horticultural shows

Veteran produce grower takes the honours at two Caversham horticultural shows

VETERAN grower Jim McCartney was top of the crops at two horticultural shows in Caversham. He won three trophies and came first in 13 ...

 

Shadow education minister visits Caversham school

Shadow education minister visits Caversham school

LABOUR'S shadow education secretary spent an afternoon at Caversham Primary School. Angela Rayner, who was accompanied by Reading East ...

 

No one is more surprised than me that I'm an MP

No one is more surprised than me that I'm an MP

NO one was more surprised when Matt Rodda became MP for Reading East at the general election in June than the man himself. The Labour ...

 

Pupils and parents say smarter new uniform has the edge

Pupils and parents say smarter new uniform has the edge

PARENTS and pupils have praised the introduction of a new uniform at Chiltern Edge School in Sonning Common. New headteacher Moira ...

 

Deputy head promoted

New headteacher for independent prep school

A NEW headteacher has been appointed at Caversham Preparatory School. Christopher Neal, 42, has taken over from Jacqueline Lawson ...

 

Storm Aileen brings down tree in Shiplake

Storm Aileen brings down tree in Shiplake

DRIVERS had to take care on the roads this morning (Wednesday) as Henley and the surrounding area woke up to the aftermath of Storm ...

 

'Big Sleepers' raise £36,000 for homeless in one night

'Big Sleepers' raise £36,000 for homeless in one night

MORE than 120 people helped raise money for the homeless by taking part in the Big Sleep at Queen Anne’s School in Caversham. The ...

 

Sleeping rough

Sleeping rough

Remenham company Practicus is supporting Launchpad’s Big Sleep Out at Queen Anne’s School in Caversham on the night of September 1. ...

 

Kim weathers storm to bag £10,000 prize in EuroPro Tour win

Kim weathers storm to bag £10,000 prize in EuroPro Tour win

THE second HotelPlanner.com PGA EuroPro Tour event staged by Caversham Heath last week was another success and has put the club firmly ...

 

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