Friday, 21 July 2017

Hundreds have a splash about on the river at fun annual rag regatta

Hundreds have a splash about on the river at fun annual rag regatta

HUNDREDS of people made the most of the hot weather as they took part in the annual Wargrave rag regatta. Children and families were ...

 

Theatre music

A SINGING afternoon featuring songs from Broadway musicals will be held in Charvil. The event, which will be run by choir leader ...

 

Ballet classes

A NEW ballet class for elderly people will be held in Wargrave. Wargrave Swans, which will be led by dance teacher Stephanie Bell, ...

 

Young visitors

Pupils from a Wargrave school visited residents at a care home in the village. The children from Robert Piggott Junior School in ...

 

School concert

MUSICIANS at the Piggott School in Wargrave will hold a summer concert on Tuesday. It will be held outside the main hall at the school ...

 

Garden centre owner could go to prison if site fails inspection

Garden centre owner could go to prison if site fails inspection

THE owner of a Wargrave garden centre has until Monday to cease unauthorised activity on the site or face a prison sentence. Rob Scott,...

 

Festival is out of this world

Festival is out of this world

THIS year’s Wargrave Village Festival was the best ever, says its chairman. The biennial festival was held over three weeks last month ...

 

Centre open

YELDALL Manor, a drugs and alcohol rehabilitation centre in Wargrave will celebrate its 40th anniversary with an open day tomorrow ...

 

Mowing required

DONATIONS are needed to pay for grass cutting at the Chalk Pit cemetery in Braybrooke Road, Wargrave. The Friends of the Cemetery, ...

 

Grant for sporty girls

WARGRAVE Girls’ FC has been awarded a £100 grant towards the cost of a tournament held during the village festival. The one-off ...

 

Legion lunch

THE Wargrave branch of the Royal British Legion will hold a summer party on Thursday. The event will be held at the home of Philip and ...

 

Teddy bear's picnic raises £600 for village pre-school

Teddy bear's picnic raises £600 for village pre-school

SCORES of children and their families attended a teddy bear’s picnic in Wargrave. The event on Mill Green was hosted by the Wargrave ...

 

Magical menu

DEBBIE McGEE is to appear on this year’s series of Celebrity MasterChef. The widow of magician Paul Daniels, who lives in Willow Lane, ...

 

Home owners could be charged for unruly hedges

RESIDENTS of Wargrave who let their trees and hedges grow over roads and pavements could be charged to have them cut back. The warning ...

 

Father's pride at seeing daugher made New Zealand bishop

Father's pride at seeing daugher made New Zealand bishop

A MAN from Wargrave flew to New Zealand to watch his daughter be ordained as the country’s fourth female bishop. Terry Grourk wanted ...

 

Village fears parking chaos if car showroom becomes new homes

RESIDENTS and councillors have again opposed plans to build homes on the site of a Wargrave car showroom. A developer has bought the ...

 

Lord Carey calls off visit amid scandal

THE former Archbishop of Canterbury cancelled an engagement in Wargrave following revelations that he failed to report child sex abuse ...

 

Big top

Big top

A fund-raising event was held at Robert Piggott Infant School in Wargrave to coincide with the Wargrave Village Festival. There was a ...

 

Oh crumbs! Biscuit maker shocked to win business award

Oh crumbs! Biscuit maker shocked to win business award

A WOMAN from Henley has won a business award less than two years after she launched her biscuit-making company. Celia Smith, who runs ...

 

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