Tuesday, 11 August 2020

Henley man on trial after boys threatened with knife

Henley man on trial after boys threatened with knife

A HENLEY man is to be tried on robbery charges following an incident in which two 11-year-old boys were threatened with a knife and ...

 

Couple’s lockdown bikes stolen

Couple’s lockdown bikes stolen

A COUPLE had their new bicycles stolen while they were out for a drink. Martin and Angela Calder bought the Carrera Crossfire 2 ...

 

Residents urged to look after neighbours

RESIDENTS of Henley are being asked to show their interest in their local Neighbourhood Watch group. Neil Gunnell, who lives in Blandy ...

 

Amputee’s fury at car vandals

Amputee’s fury at car vandals

AN amputee’s car windscreen was broken in a vandal attack. A paving slab was thrown at the Nissan Micra when it was parked in Reading ...

 

Neighbours come forward to help man targeted by rogue traders

Neighbours come forward to help man targeted by rogue traders

VILLAGERS raised hundreds of pounds to fix a neighbour’s roof after it was damaged by suspected conmen, writes James Burton. The ...

 

Man denies carrying knife

A MAN from Henley man has denied walking through the town centre in possession of a knife. John Smith, 23, of Vicarage Road, appeared ...

 

Club raided

FIVE men burgled Reading Abbey Rugby Football Club in Emmer Green.  The thieves stole sports equipment and a mower after breaking into ...

 

Vandals smash 26 windows as farmhouse targeted three times

Vandals smash 26 windows as farmhouse targeted three times

VANDALS have damaged a farmhouse and outbuildings in Sonning Common three times in the last month. A group of youths have been ...

 

Man avoids prison for harassment of woman

A MAN who harassed a former partner then tried to scare her into dropping charges against him has avoided a prison term. Nick Jones, ...

 

Vandalism

ORANGE paint was sprayed along a row of ten cars parked in Manor Road, Whitchurch. Police were called following the incident, which ...

 

Artist offers £500 reward for return of electric bike

Artist offers £500 reward for return of electric bike

AN artist who can’t drive for health reasons is offering a £500 reward for the return of his stolen electric bicycle. Jonathan Wylder ...

 

Man arrested holding knife

A MAN was arrested in Henley for threatening members of the public while holding a knife. Police said they were called to Market Place ...

 

Vandals held

FOUR teenagers were arrested in Sonning Common on suspicion of causing criminal damage at a property in Reades Lane. The incident ...

 

Bikes stolen

Bikes stolen

TWO men are being sought by police after two bicycles were stolen from a rack in Goring high street. Officers say the pair were ...

 

Teenage swimmers invade village

Teenage swimmers invade village

HUNDREDS of people descended on Hurley Lock  and damaged equipment belonging to the Environment Agency. Police were called to Mill ...

 

Tributes paid to man killed in terror attack

Tributes paid to man killed in terror attack

THE employer of a scientist killed in the terror attack in Reading has paid tribute to him. David Wails, 49, had worked for Johnson ...

 

£60,000 replica racing car stolen from ex-driver

£60,000 replica racing car stolen from ex-driver

BURGLARS stole a replica classic car worth £60,000 from a former racing driver’s home in Whitchurch. The gang made off in the 1968 ...

 

New work van stolen

New work van stolen

A WINDOW cleaner has had his van stolen just three weeks after he bought it. Matthew Birkett, 35, paid more than £9,000 for the white ...

 

Jewellery theft

JEWELLERY, watches and a laptop were stolen in a burglary at a house in Copse View, Bix. The intruder broke in between 2pm and 3.40pm ...

 

Glass danger

POLICE have agreed to visit Whitchurch village green more often after broken glass was found on the football pitches. The parish ...

 

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