Thursday, 27 January 2022

Volunteers prepare to save spawning toads once again

Volunteers prepare to save spawning toads once again

VOLUNTEERS have installed a barrier alongside a busy main road to protect toads from being killed by traffic. About 15 members of the Henley Toad Patrol spent three hours on Saturday setting up the 1km long blockade along Marlow Road using plastic...
My Olympic figure skating dream

My Olympic figure skating dream

A GIRL from Henley won a gold medal at the British Figure Skating Championships. Charlotte Hodgkinson, 14, took the junior pairs category with her skating partner Elliot Appleby, 19, at the event in Sheffield last month. It was the duo’s second...
Banker honoured for service in Hong Kong

Banker honoured for service in Hong Kong

A BANKER from Bix received an OBE in the New Year’s Honours list for services to British business in Hong Kong. Peter Burnett is senior managing director of the Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong and chairman of the British Chamber of Commerce in...
Girl, 16, chosen to join national choir

Girl, 16, chosen to join national choir

A MEMBER of Charvil Girls’ Choir has been chosen to join the National Youth Training Choir of Great Britain for outstanding young singers. Teresa McKendrick, 16, from Woodley, was selected after having an audition online. She said she was “shocked” to...
REMAP

REMAP

REMAP is a UK charity with skilled volunteers who custom-make equipment for disabled people, helping them achieve independence and a better quality of life. Jessie spends a lot of time in her wheelchair and loves to experience motion, so her mother...

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Sonning Common

Back in tune

A CHOIR in Sonning Common hopes to resume rehearsals next month. Harmony, which meets at Peppard War Memorial Hall on Thursdays ... [more]

 

Councillor retires

Councillor retires

A SONNING Common parish councillor has retired after 25 years.  Dirk Jones, 70, said he felt it was the right time.  The former ... [more]

 

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