Saturday, 16 December 2017

Village hall makeover completed

THE second phase of the refurbishment of Stoke Row village hall has been completed. The hall now has a meeting room, newly equipped ...

 

Pub lease for sale

THE lease on a pub in Stoke Row has been put up for sale. The Cherry Tree is owned by Brakspear and leased by Doug and Lolly Green ...

 

Another string

Another string

REGGIE LAMBERT, from Stoke Row, has been learning to play the harp at Abingdon School, where he is a pupil. He is having lessons with ...

 

Village vandal caught thanks to CCTV

A YOUTH who vandalised a flagpole at a village sports pavilion has been traced and punished after being caught on CCTV. The teenage ...

 

Dinner with stories and one for the road

SURVIVING members of Ronnie Lane’s Slim Chance are performing at the Crooked Billet pub in Stoke Row on August 30. Ronnie Lane, who ...

 

Dead birds mystery

Dead birds mystery

EIGHT dead geese were found dumped at the side of road in Stoke Row. The birds, which had orange bailing twine round their necks, were ...

 

Beaver leader steps down after 23 years with village colony

Beaver leader steps down after 23 years with village colony

A BEAVER leader from Stoke Row has stood down from her role with the village’s group after 23 years. Julia Barry, who has lived in the ...

 

Memorial bench for long-serving members of cricket club

Memorial bench for long-serving members of cricket club

A MEMORIAL bench has been installed in Peppard to honour two stalwarts of the village cricket club. Peppard Stoke Row marked the ...

 

Pubs praised

THE Little Angel pub in Henley has been voted one of the top 30 pubs and gardens to visit this summer by The Daily Telegraph and ...

 

Stoke Row Rally crowds

Stoke Row Rally crowds

THIS year’s two-day Stoke Row Steam and Vintage Rally was attended by a record crowd of 10,000 people. Almost 400 classic and vintage ...

 

Steam rally attracts record crowd

Steam rally attracts record crowd

A RECORD 10,000 people attended this year’s Stoke Row Steam and Vintage Rally. The event was held over two days in a field in ...

 

£5,000 classic car stolen while in garage for MOT and repairs

Jaguar XJ6

A CLASSIC car owner is fuming after his “pride and joy” was stolen from a garage where it was being repaired. Matt Bennett’s 1984 ...

 

Teaching assistant honoured for 30 years at village school

Teaching assistant honoured for 30 years at village school

A TEACHING assistant has been honoured for her three decades of service to Stoke Row Primary School. Jane Prior, who took on the job ...

 

Beavers host entertaining fundraising

Beavers host entertaining fundraising

On March 15 Stoke Row beaver scouts raised £326.30 for the Meningitis Research Foundation by entertaining their families and friends. ...

 

Rain can't dampen pancake day fun

Rain can't dampen pancake day fun

HEAVY rain failed to dampen the spirits of dozens of children who took part in the annual Shrove Tuesday pancake races in Stoke Row. ...

 

Real 'er indoors sells iconic hat & coat to pay for house repairs

Real 'er indoors sells iconic hat & coat to pay for house repairs

A CAMEL hair coat and the trilby worn by George Cole in Minder have fetched £11,500 at auction. The items were given to the actor ...

 

Lollipop lady means pupils can finally cross road safely

Lollipop lady means pupils can finally cross road safely

CHILDREN at a village primary school can now get to school safely with the help of a new lollipop lady. Wendy Ayre-Tilbury has begun ...

 

Historic well book restored

A BOOK documenting the construction of the Maharajah’s Well in Stoke Row has been restored. The minute book includes a letter from the ...

 

Mother and daughter to run village shop after makeover

Mother and daughter to run village shop after makeover

THE village shop in Stoke Row will re-open under new owners on Thursday. Nikki Steiger, who runs furniture outlet Get Furnished in ...

 

School raises £10,000 for lollipop lady and road signs

School raises £10,000 for lollipop lady and road signs

A VILLAGE school has been awarded £5,000 for a new lollipop lady following a campaign. Stoke Row Primary School was given the money by ...

 

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