Tuesday, 21 August 2018

Bride walks down aisle on crutches

Bride walks down aisle on crutches

A WOMAN walked down the aisle on crutches on her wedding day only weeks after breaking her leg and suffering a stroke. Chrissie ...

 

Woman takes on charity challenge before turning 30

Woman takes on charity challenge before turning 30

A COFFEE morning in Sonning Common organised by an amateur athlete raised £300 for charity. Villager Jess Brown, 28, staged the event ...

 

Developer resurrects plans for 25 homes

A DEVELOPER has revised plans for 25 homes in Sonning Common. T A Fisher, of Theale, wants to develop 1.5 hectares of land behind ...

 

Drugs raid

ARMED police raided a house in Sonning Common and seized cannabis, a knife and six mobile phones. Officers executed a drugs warrant at ...

 

Friends of Sonning Common Library

MORE than 40 people came to the library for “The Writer’s Life” talk by Vera Morris and Tom Fort. Their main advice for would-be ...

 

Golfers to decide whether to sell course for housing

A GOLF course could be sold to make way for hundreds of homes. Members of Reading Golf Club are being balloted on whether to sell its ...

 

New recreation ground in village to offset housing

New recreation ground in village to offset housing

AN ampitheatre-style playing field could be created at a new recreation ground in Sonning Common. Work to level the site of Memorial ...

 

School mums walk through torrential rain for charity

School mums walk through torrential rain for charity

EIGHT mothers from Sonning Common Primary School raised £4,500 for charity with a sponsored hike in the countryside. They spent 12 ...

 

Autumn show

THE Chiltern players will perform Teechers by John Godber at Peppard War Memorial Hall in Gallowstree Road from October 11 to 13 ...

 

School labs re-opened

TWO science labs at Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge School will be brought back into use from the start of the new term next month. The ...

 

Church tea

A STRAWBERRY tea will be held at Christ the King church hall in Sonning Common next Saturday (August 18) from 3pm to 5pm. There will ...

 

WI coffee

SONNING Common WI will hold a coffee morning at the village hall on Wednesday, September 5 from 10.30am to noon. Coffee, tea and ...

 

Cinema club

THE next Sonning Common Cinema Club screening will be at the village hall on August 23 from 2pm to 4pm. Entry costs £3.50 which ...

 

Green Gym given £800

SONNING Common Green Gym has been given £800 to thank the volunteers for their work. The group received the donation from Nuffield ...

 

New priest

A MAN from Sonning Common has been made a priest. Rev Stewart Morgan was one of 10 deacons from across the Archdeaconry of Dorchester ...

 

Family fun day

A FAMILY fun day in aid of Bishopswood Special School in Sonning Common will be held at Abbey Rugby Club, off Peppard Road, near Emmer ...

 

Residents want more new homes for first-time buyers

THE revision of Sonning Common neighbourhood plan has begun. Residents responded to a community survey saying they wanted more homes ...

 

£169,000 grant for pavilion

A GRANT to cover half the cost of refurbishing Peppard sports pavilion has been confirmed. The parish council will receive up to £169,...

 

Ferrari fun day is washout with visitors down 70 per cent

Ferrari fun day is washout with visitors down 70 per cent

ABOUT 500 people attended the second annual Ferrari family fun day in Sonning Common at the weekend despite poor weather. The Thames ...

 

More than 140 villagers attend dementia information day

More than 140 villagers attend dementia information day

MORE than 140 people attended a Matters of Memory information day in Sonning Common. The event at the village hall in Wood Lane was to ...

 

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