Monday, 24 September 2018

Concerns over £264,000 redesign of sport pavilion

PLANS to renovate and extend the sports pavilion in Peppard may have to be revised. Sport England has raised concerns over the parish ...

 

Sonning Common come out on top in schools football tournament

Sonning Common come out on top in schools football tournament

DOZENS of children took part in a schools football tournament in Gallowstree Common. Year five and six pupils from Peppard, Kidmore ...

 

Concert for trust

A CONCERT to raise money for Peppard Education Trust wil take place at All Saints’ Church in Peppard tomorrow (Saturday) from 7.30pm. ...

 

New path to playing fields on the way

WORK has begun to build a footpath from Peppard Primary School to its new playing fields. Oxfordshire County Council, the highways ...

 

Dad hopes to make charity walk despite leg infection

Dad hopes to make charity walk despite leg infection

A MAN is hoping to recover from a bacterial skin infection in time to take part in a fund-raising walk in aid of his son’s school. ...

 

Fence plans rejected

PLANS to install an electric fence to protect a cricket square have been rejected by Peppard Parish Council. Peppard Stoke Row Cricket ...

 

Concrete firm hopes to pour money into air ambulance

Concrete firm hopes to pour money into air ambulance

A CONCRETE company has set up a charity partnership with the Thames Valley Air Ambulance. Manor Mix Concrete, which is based at Manor ...

 

New governors

EMMA TURNER and Richard Bowcott have been appointed governors of Peppard Primary School. Both have children at the school.

 

What a load of rubbish

What a load of rubbish

HUNDREDS of volunteers cleared tons of rubbish in Henley and South Oxfordshire at the weekend. They were talking part in the Great ...

 

New cleaner

PEPPARD Parish Council is to employ a new street cleaner. Mark Weston, who already cleans Sonning Common, will be asked to take on the ...

 

Speeding drivers

Speeding drivers

THIRTEEN drivers were found to be breaking the limit in a community speedwatch programme. Volunteers monitored traffic on the B481 ...

 

Addicts' rubbish

DRUG paraphernalia has been found on an isolated street in Peppard numerous times over the past year. In January street cleaner Mark ...

 

Village pair join council

PEPPARD Parish Council has two new members. Joe Berger, of Colmore Lane, is finance director for VAS Capital, an investment bank based ...

 

Charity ready to mark 50 years of helping disabled adults

Charity ready to mark 50 years of helping disabled adults

A CHARITY which supports disabled adults is preparing to celebrate its half century. The Ways and Means Trust, which is based at Manor ...

 

Neighbours of village pub in dispute with owners over untidy leylandii trees

Neighbours of village pub in dispute with owners over untidy leylandii trees

JOHN BLACKWELL and Sally Smithson have lived next door to their village pub for 22 years. Despite the potential for noise from ...

 

Peppard on the up

PEPPARD Tennis Club’s men’s first team secured the tittle and promotion to Division 3 of the Berkshire Winter League after an emphatic ...

 

Broken path

BROKEN pavements in Stoke Row Road, Peppard, need to be fixed, say parish councillors. A section of the road near Peppard Stores is ...

 

Finally, superfast broadband to be available to whole village

SUPERFAST broadband should be available to the whole of Peppard by September — almost two years late. About 70 per cent of the parish ...

 

Council chairman expelled by Tories

Council chairman expelled by Tories

THE chairman of South Oxfordshire District Council has been thrown out of the ruling Conservative group for criticising planning ...

 

Writing two novels helped me get over clinical depression

Writing two novels helped me get over clinical depression

A MAN has told how writing novels helped him cope with clinical depression. Peter Mowbray, 56, from Kingwood, has just self-published ...

 

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