Thursday, 21 September 2017

Hundreds visit car boot sale

Hundreds visit car boot sale

HUNDREDS of people attended a car boot sale in Wargrave to raise money for the local branch of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution....

 

Empty shop could become flats

PLANS to turn a former antiques shop in Wargrave into four homes have been backed by parish councillors. Wargrave Antiques in High ...

 

Tasty lesson

A CHOCOLATE making workshop will be held in Wargrave on Tuesday. Rosie’s Chocolate Factory will run the event, which has been ...

 

I'm going to be bubbly, says Debbie

I'm going to be bubbly, says Debbie

DEBBIE McGEE says she is hoping to reveal her “bubbly” personality during this year’s Strictly Come Dancing competition. The radio ...

 

Village sees boom in rats

RATS appear to be thriving in Wargrave. Environmental health officers from Wokingham Borough Council are investigating complaints by ...

 

Flu clinic days

FLU clinics will be held in Wargrave this month. The first round of vaccinations will take place at the surgery in Victoria Road on ...

 

Curry and quiz

A FORMER University Challenge winner will host a quiz night in Wargrave to raise money for homelessness charity Launchpad. Julian ...

 

Desert bloom

Desert bloom

A RARE plant at a garden centre near Wargrave has bloomed for the first time in 45 years. The Dasylirion, a Mexican and North American ...

 

Student shed seven stone in just months & friends don't recognise him

Student shed seven stone in just months and friends couldn't recognise him

A TEENAGER lost seven stone in seven months because he was worried his weight would damage his health. Charlie Dart, 18, weighed 19st ...

 

New housing could destroy green belt, warns councillor

BUILDING thousands of new homes could destroy the green belt, says Wargrave’s borough councillor. John Halsall has started a campaign ...

 

Girls raise money to 'twin' toilets

Girls raise money to 'twin' toilets

THREE guides from Wargrave raised more than £130 to help people in Asia and Africa without proper sanitation. Miranda Brown, Charlotte ...

 

Overcrowding on new two-coach train is hell, say commuters

Overcrowding on new two-coach train is hell, say commuters

PASSENGERS have criticised a new early morning train service on the Henley branch line, saying it is overcrowded. The old 7.42am ...

 

Debbie's dance debut

Debbie's dance debut

DEBBIE McGEE will take to the dance floor when a new Strictly Come Dancing series begins tomorrow evening (Saturday). The radio ...

 

Music day

THE annual concert at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave will be held on Saturday, November 18. Music @ St Mary’s will feature the group ...

 

Boy who beat brain tumour at fun day

A BOY who has recovered from a brain tumour is to attend a charity day at Camp Mohawk, near Wargrave, with his family. Charlie Ilsley, ...

 

Bully the model sold for £650

A “HERD” of seven model cattle which decorated a garden centre near Wargrave was sold at auction for more than £3,000. The large ...

 

Debbie's dishes fail

Debbie's dishes fail

DEBBIE McGEE has been eliminated from Celebrity MasterChef. The radio presenter, who lives in Wargrave, was knocked out in her second ...

 

I was fined £100 for parking legally at PM's supermarket

I was fined £100 for parking legally at PM's supermarket

A WOMAN has spoken of her anger after being given a £100 parking fine unfairly while visiting a supermarket. Helen Johnstone’s car was ...

 

Students celebrate impressive GCSE results

Students celebrate impressive GCSE results

SCHOOLS in the Henley area have recorded another good set of GCSE results despite a tougher marking system being introduced this year. ...

 

Families come together at village's third annual fun day

Families come together at village's third annual fun day

HUNDREDS of people attended a community fun day in Wargrave. The event, which was organised by housing staff at Wokingham Borough ...

 

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