Saturday, 16 October 2021

Farm hosts competition to find PM’s Christmas tree

Farm hosts competition to find PM’s Christmas tree

A FARMER from Christmas Common is to host this year’s competition to find the Prime Minister’s Christmas tree. Andrew Ingram, who runs ...

 

Newcomers ‘embarrassed’ to win village’s tallest sunflower contest

Newcomers ‘embarrassed’ to win village’s tallest sunflower contest

A FAMILY won Kidmore End’s tallest sunflower competition at the first attempt. Claire and Brandon Murdoch moved to the village with ...

 

Prize raffle for nursery

GREENSHOOTS at Manor Farm in Peppard has announced the prizes for its summer raffle on Saturday, September 18.  The garden nursery is ...

 

Teenage girls compete in national dressage competition

Teenage girls compete in national dressage competition

THREE teenagers from Wyfold Riding for the Disabled took part in a virtual equestrian competition. Etholle Wren, Katherine Blande and ...

 

Wild reads

CHILDREN in Sonning Common are invited to join the Wild World Heroes, this year’s Oxfordshire summer reading challenge. They can ...

 

Whose garden will bee the best?

Whose garden will bee the best?

HENLEY’S most bee-friendly garden will be decided this week. Judges are visiting the 29 contenders in this year’s best front garden ...

 

Sisters come first and second in front garden contest

Sisters come first and second in front garden contest

A PAIR of sisters took first and second place in the Sonning Common summer front garden competition. Teresa Johnson and Sally Horne, ...

 

Snap a hedgehog

WOODCOTE conservation group is encouraging residents to take photographs of hedgehogs in their gardens for a competition. Entrants can ...

 

Sunflowers

A SUNFLOWER competition in Kidmore End has returned for a second year.  More than 30 plants were entered into the competition last ...

 

Dog stamps

KIDMORE End Primary School are collecting used stamps to donate to Guide Dogs for the Blind.  Residents can cut off any used stamps ...

 

Fox with cunning plan to snatch gold again in Tokyo

Fox with cunning plan to snatch gold again in Tokyo

ROWER James Fox hopes that having an extra year to prepare for the Paralympics will pay off in Tokyo next month. The 29-year-old won ...

 

Happy snap

A PHOTOGRAPHER from Sonning Common has been nominated for an award. Kathryn Fell is a finalist in the best photographer category of ...

 

Jewellery raffle winner to sell prize for charity

Jewellery raffle winner to sell prize for charity

THE winner of a piece of jewellery created to raise money for a marine conservation charity says she will sell it on for the same ...

 

Gardens contest returns

GARDENERS have until June 25 to enter Henley’s best front gardens contest. The competition has returned after being cancelled last ...

 

Hairy Legs goes online

THIS year’s Hairy Legs fun run in Goring will be staged virtually on Sunday, May 9. People who would have taken part in the ...

 

Couple who forgot entry win front garden competition

Couple who forgot entry win front garden competition

A RETIRED couple have won this year’s front garden competition in Sonning Common after being nominated by their neighbour. Bill and ...

 

Return of best front garden contest

HENLEY’S best front gardens competition is returning after the coronavirus pandemic meant it had to be cancelled last year. Organisers ...

 

Reflowering

A COMPETITION for the tallest sunflower that was held in Kidmore End and Tokers Green for the first time last year will take place ...

 

Final snaps

TOMORROW (Saturday) is the last chance to enter Sonning Common youth club’s photography competition. The categories are landscape, ...

 

Girl, four, wins hamper of sweets for solving festive trail puzzle

Girl, four, wins hamper of sweets for solving festive trail puzzle

THE winner of an elf trail competition in Henley has been presented with her prize. Maisie Clark, four, was awarded a hamper of sweets ...

 

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