Saturday, 17 February 2018

School becomes academy after closure threat lifted

School becomes academy after closure threat lifted

CHILTERN Edge School in Sonning Common is to become an academy as it tries to come out of special measures. The secondary school in ...

 

£4,320 donated to fight developer

CAMPAIGNERS raising money to fight a proposed development in Sonning Common say they are delighted with the support received so far. ...

 

Society talk

THE Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society will hear a talk entitled “The story of the National Garden Scheme” on Tuesday. It will be ...

 

Orchids visit

THE Sonning Common Fish Bus will run a trip to the Orchid Festival at Kew Gardens on February 21. This will cost £10 with free ...

 

Lent lunches

LENT charity lunches will be held at Christ the King Church in Sonning Common on February 19 and March 5 and 9 at 12.30pm. Soup, bread,...

 

Wedding tea

A TEA party will be held in Sonning Common to mark the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. It will take place on May 20, a day ...

 

New film club

A FILM club for people aged 50 and over is to start in Sonning Common. It will be held at the village hall from 2pm to 4pm on the ...

 

Eight homes cut to six on proposed development

A COMPANY planning to redevelop land in Sonning Common has reduced the number of proposed houses from eight to six. Groom Estates, of ...

 

100 'fairies' to run 10km for children's cancer charity

100 'fairies' to run 10km for children's cancer charity

A CAR salesman is to run 10km dressed as a fairy to raise money for charity. Nick Robey, sales manager at the Vauxhall dealership in ...

 

Pc crash man jailed

A MAN who seriously injured a police officer after hitting him with a car stolen from Sonning Common has been sentenced to three years ...

 

Birthday boy foregoes gifts to help WaterAid

Birthday boy foregoes gifts to help WaterAid

THIS little superhero is William Bryant. For his fifth birthday he asked not for presents but for cash donations to enable deprived ...

 

Drainage work

TEMPORARY traffic lights will be in operation in Wood Lane, Sonning Common, from Tuesday until Friday, February 19 while drainage ...

 

Quiz date

THE Sonning Common village quiz will take place at the primary school in Grove Road on March 16 at 7.30pm. Teams should have up to six ...

 

Bags of help

SONNING Common Primary School is asking shoppers for help. The Grove Road school wants to improve the outdoor area for the Kites, its ...

 

Fitness day

A FITNESS session for the over-60s will take place at Sonning Common village hall on February 12 at 9am. Coffee and tea will be ...

 

Data advice

THE next meeting of the Sonning Common Business Collaboration will take place at the Butcher’s Arms in Blounts Court Road on February ...

 

Home helps

MORE volunteers are needed to help update the Sonning Common neighbourhood plan. The document names sites for 195 new homes, although ...

 

Bus schedule

USERS of the Sonning Common Fish bus can sign up to receive digital copies of its monthly programme. This will be sent out on the ...

 

Washer fire

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a dishwasher fire at a house in Wood Lane Sonning Common, on Tuesday last week. The fire had been put by ...

 

Secondary school to become academy

Secondary school to become academy

CHILTERN Edge School will become part of the Maiden Erlegh Trust. The secondary in Sonning Common will become an academy under the ...

 

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