Friday, 15 December 2017

TV actor unveils new-look garden at his son's pre-school

TV actor unveils new-look garden at his son's pre-school

ACTOR Michael Wildman opened a new garden at a Henley pre-school. The Rellik star cut the ribbon of the garden at Trinity Pre-School ...

 

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 ...

 

Villagers take top three spots in garden competition

Villagers take top three spots in garden competition

GARDENERS from Charvil took the honours in a horticultural competition run by  Hare Hatch Sheeplands garden centre. Villagers won ...

 

Floral dance

A FLOWER show will be held at the Methodist church in Highmoor Road, Caversham, on Wednesday, September 13 at 7.30pm. Lee Berrill, a ...

 

No flowers

A FUCHSIA flower show due to take place at Hare Hatch Sheeplands garden centre last weekend was cancelled as it could have breached ...

 

Tea time

Tea time

A pop-up tearoom was held at an open garden event in Bix. Dozens of people attended the event at Bottom House, which was hosted by the ...

 

Flower power drives flotilla

Record numbers take to the water for third floral flotilla

BOATS decorated with flowers and an amphibious car took part in a parade on the River Thames in Henley to mark the end of an ...

 

Open gardens

TEN gardens in Hambleden will be open to the public on Saturday, June 10 from 1pm to 5pm in aid of village hall maintenance. Tea will ...

 

Gardens contest

AN open gardens competition is being run by Hare Hatch Sheeplands garden centre, near Wargrave. It is open to any residents aged over ...

 

Tough new rules on allotments

ALLOTMENT holders in Wargrave face stricter sanctions for untidy plots under a new tenancy agreement. The document has been drawn up ...

 

Mowers plea

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help cut the grass at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave. They will be needed to mow the churchyard for around two ...

 

Growing children

CHILDREN could take over an allotment in Wargrave as part of a school project. Robert Piggott Junior School wants to look after a plot ...

 

Flower festival returns for third year with community feast

Flower festival returns for third year with community feast

A COMMUNITY feast and a “green” trail will feature in the third annual Chelsea Fringe Henley. The alternative gardening festival will ...

 

Swappers move inside to avoid rain at final event of year

Swappers move inside to avoid rain at final event of year

A FOOD swap event in Wargrave went ahead on Saturday despite rain. The Apples for Eggs event, which is usually held outside the Local ...

 

Greys Court re-opens

GREYS Court will re-open on Monday for the new season. The National Trust property has extended its opening hours and will now be open ...

 

Britton charms estate visitors

TV presenter Fern Britton charmed visitors during the filming of a new TV series made at the Mapledurham Estate. The Big Allotment ...

 

How to eat well, stay fit and pay less...

THE Henley Allotments Association is encouraging budding gardeners to take up plots. It has 17 spare allotments at its two sites, ...

 

Festival postponed

THE snowdrop teas festival at St Botolph’s Church in Swyncombe this weekend has been postponed because the visitors’ car park is ...

 

Learn how to prune fruit tree

FREE advice on how to prune fruit trees is being offered by Cross Lanes Fruit Farm in Mapledurham. Half-day courses will be held on ...

 

How to eat well, stay fit and pay less...

THE Henley Allotments Association is encouraging budding gardeners to take up plots. It has 17 spare allotments at its two sites, ...

 

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