Monday, 23 April 2018

Knifeman robs village shop

Knifeman robs village shop

TWO members of staff were threatened by a knifeman who robbed the Co-op store in Sonning Common. Police said the hooded robber told ...

 

Developer ignoring wishes of villlagers, planning inquiry told

Developer ignoring wishes of villlagers, planning inquiry told

A DEVELOPER is ignoring the wishes of residents of Sonning Common with its application for 95 homes, a planning inquiry heard. Tom ...

 

Couple win garden prize again but at new house

Couple win garden prize again but at new house

A COUPLE from Sonning Common have won the village front garden competition for the second time — and they didn’t even enter themselves....

 

WI coffee

SONNING Common WI will hold its next coffee morning at the village hall in Wood Lane on May 2 from 10.30am to noon. Coffee, tea and ...

 

Exercise cash

PUPILS at Sonning Common Primary School raised £520 for charity. They took part in an activities day featuring  aerobics, skipping, ...

 

PR workshop

A PUBLIC relations workshop will be held at the next meeting of the Sonning Common Business Collaboration at the Butcher’s Arms pub in ...

 

Writers’ talk

AUTHORS Tom Fort and Vera Morris will give a talk on the life of a writer at Sonning Common library at 7pm on May 24. Tickets costs £5 ...

 

Meeting date

SONNING Common’s annual parish meeting will be held at the village hall in Grove Road on Monday, May 21 from 8pm.

 

No cattery

PLANS to build a cattery in Sonning Common have been withdrawn. Russell Cooper, of Kidmore Lane, had applied for a single-storey ...

 

Free lunches

FREE snack and chat lunches will be held  St Michael’s Church hall in Peppard Road, Sonning Common, on Tuesday (April 17) and May 15 ...

 

Pub festival to return

A CHARITY music festival will return to a Sonning Common pub. The Big Bash will be held for the second year at the Butcher’s Arms in ...

 

School gift

SONNING Common Primary School will receive £2,000 from Tesco’s Bags of Help for upgrading the outdoor play area for Kites, the ...

 

Help required

THE Fish volunteer centre in Sonning Common needs more volunteers for its befriending service. Its home visiting service, which ...

 

Health events

SONNING Common Health Centre is to hold two events for patients. Dr Ralph Drury will give a talk called “A day in the life of a GP” at ...

 

On Your Bike

On Your Bike

HUNDREDS of children and adults took part in the 12th annual On Your Bike fund-raising cycle. It started and finished at Sonning ...

 

Housing appeal

AN appeal over plans for 95 homes in Sonning Common will begin on Tuesday. The hearing on the application by Gallagher Estates, of ...

 

Girl holds egg hunt to help pay for school trip to India

Girl holds egg hunt to help pay for school trip to India

A TEENAGER from Sonning Common organised children’s Easter egg hunts to raise money for an expedition. Beth Tait-Alexander, 15, raised ...

 

School retains ‘good’ Ofsted rating

SONNING Common Primary School has retained its “good” rating from the education watchdog. The Grove Road school was visited by Ofsted ...

 

Spring show

CHILTERN Edge Horticultural Society’s spring show will take place at Sonning Common village hall tomorrow (Saturday) from 2pm to 4pm.

 

Families get on bikes for charity

Families get on bikes for charity

A DISABLED teenager who is recovering from major leg surgery rode the furthest distance of his life at the 12th annual On Your Bike ...

 

POLL: Have your say

Looking for a job?

Department Support Administrator

Location Henley on Thames

Experienced Administrator Henley Business School, Leadership Organisations and Behaviour Greenland’s Campus, Henley on ...

 

Groundsman

Location READING

APPRENTICE GROUNDSPERSON The Oratory School welcome applications for the role of Apprentice Groundsperson. This is a ...

 

Operations Coordinators

Location Henley on Thames

Operations Coordinators An excellent opportunity has arisen for two organised and enthusiastic individuals to join our ...