Monday, 20 February 2017

Blue bags on the way

BLUE waste bags will be delivered to homes in Wargrave and Charvil this month. Each household will be given 80 bags by Wokingham ...

 

Tickets date

TICKETS for this year’s Wargrave Village Festival will go on sale on Saturday, April 22. The biennial festival, which is held over ...

 

Art workshop

CHILDREN can decorate their own bird boxes at workshops to be held at Hare Hatch Sheeplands on Saturday and Sunday. LJT Creative ...

 

Neighbour objects to 3m garden room

A WOMAN says her neighbour’s plan to build a garden room for his children would block sunlight coming into her garden. Catherine Lamb ...

 

Church clean

THE annual spring clean at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave will take place on Saturday, March 25. Volunteers will clean the ceilings and ...

 

Burglars flee

CAMPING equipment was stolen when the garage of a house in Wargrave Hill was broken into on Wednesday last week. The burglars fled ...

 

Volunteers who care for elderly will get the same in return

Volunteers who care for elderly will get the same in return

A NEW scheme to encourage people to look after the elderly in exchange for care later in their own lives was launched at the Piggott ...

 

Golf auction

A SILENT auction for a round of golf for four people at Hennerton Golf Club will be held by St Mary’s Church in Wargrave. The prize ...

 

Charity quiz

A QUIZ night in aid of Camp Mohawk in Wargrave will be held at Redingensians Rams Rugby Club in Old Bath Road, Sonning, on March 22 ...

 

Guides' quiz

GIRL guides in Wargrave are to hold a quiz night on Saturday, March 4. The 1st Wargrave guides and Wargrave senior section, which is ...

 

Help wanted

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help run a children’s Sunday club in Wargrave. The club is held during the 10.30am Sunday service at St ...

 

My disabled daughter could have been killed by train

My disabled daughter could have been killed by train

A WOMAN says her disabled daughter is lucky to be alive after her wheelchair was hit by a train. Jane Holmes, from Ruscombe, was with ...

 

New councillor

WARGRAVE Parish Council has its second new member in three months. Angela Cordell, 69, who lives in Kiln Green with her husband ...

 

Hare Hatch grotto raises thousands

Hare Hatch grotto raises thousands

A Santa’s grotto at a Hatch Sheeplands garden centre raised more than £2,500 for charity. Dozens of children visited the grotto over ...

 

Not much would change if fire station closed, say officials

Not much would change if fire station closed, say officials

AN exhibition about plans which could mean the closure of Wargrave fire station was held in the village. The Royal Berkshire Fire ...

 

Judgement awaited

A HIGH Court hearing that could decide the future of a garden centre at the heart of a planning dispute took place last week. Rob ...

 

Charity golf

THE seventh annual golf day in aid of Camp Mohawk, near Wargrave, will be held at Badgemore Park Golf Course in Henley on Friday, June ...

 

Puppet show

A PUPPETEER taught pupils at a Wargrave school about healthy eating. Martin Bridle, or the Puppet Man, visited Robert Piggott infant ...

 

Teachers' jobs would go under funding reform, claim unions

TWO schools in Wargrave would lose a total of more than £130,000 from their annual budgets under proposed changes to schools funding. ...

 

Magician's widow designs badge for brain cancer charity

THE widow of magician Paul Daniels has designed a badge in his memory to help raise funds for research into the disease that killed ...

 

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