Monday, 18 December 2017

NatWest to shut bank

CAVERSHAM is to lose its second bank in just over 18 months. NatWest has announced it will close its branch in Bridge Street on June ...

 

Scouts deliver

THE 89th Reading scouts are providing their Christmas post service for the delivery of cards in Caversham, Caversham Heights, Emmer ...

 

Men raise £3,000 for shrine

TWO men raised more than £3,000 for the refurbishment of the shrine to Our Lady of Caversham by taking part in a sponsored kayak. ...

 

Head praised as school is saved

Head praised as school is saved

THE new headteacher of Chiltern Edge School has been praised as it was confirmed the secondary will not close. Moira Green was ...

 

Changes to bus services confirmed

BUS routes in Caversham are to undergo a shake-up to save money. Reading Buses will cover the same number of stops with two fewer ...

 

School praise

A SCHOOL in Caversham has been named the best independent prepatory in Berkshire. Hemdean House School featured in the Sunday Times’ ...

 

Girl, six, gives hair towards wig for children with cancer

Girl, six, gives hair towards wig for children with cancer

A SIX-year-old girl has donated her hair to be made into a wig for children undergoing cancer treatment. Jasmine Allwood had 1ft of ...

 

Raymond secures midweek honours

THERE was a tight finish in Division 1 of the Midweek Stableford at Caversham Heath on Wednesday of last week. Mark Raymond claimed ...

 

Caversham Heights Society

SINCE the end of September members have had the opportunity to go on one visit and to listen to three very different talks. On ...

 

Body recovered

A MAN’s body was recovered from the River Thames near Reading Bridge in Caversham by police and firefighters on Tuesday morning. ...

 

Protests halt bus cuts plan

A BUS serving Caversham and Emmer Green is no longer in line for the axe. Reading Buses was proposing to scrap the 24 service and ...

 

Licence lost

A NEPALESE restaurant in Caversham has lost its right to serve alcohol. Reading Borough Council has revoked Himalaya Momo House’s ...

 

We encourage our girls to discover their passions and be the very best they can be

We encourage our girls to discover their passions and be the very best they can be

“I BELIEVE that to be the best, you need to know what the best looks like”, says Julia Harrington, Headmistress of Queen Anne’s School,...

 

Cycling is great for the mind, body and soul

Cycling is great for the mind, body and soul

AS Autumn continues and winter approaches, many cyclists leave their bikes in the shed. There is no need for this, Scandinavian ...

 

MP: cuts to bus services will hit children and elderly

BUSES serving Caversham could lose up to 12 stops under a proposed shake-up. Reading Buses wants to axe its number 24 service and ...

 

Win house for £25.25

A COUPLE from Caversham are selling their £3.5million home by running a game of spot the ball. Helen and Gary Weller, who designed and ...

 

Remembering

TWO churches in Caversham are to hold services of prayer and reflection. The services will take place on Sunday, November 5, All ...

 

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 ...

 

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