Monday, 26 July 2021

Teenager meets Queen before royal horse show

Teenager meets Queen before royal horse show

A TEENAGER who joined a mounted army unit last year met the Queen while performing at her first ever Royal Windsor Horse Show. Millie Cooke, who is a gunner in the King’s Troop, Royal Horse Artillery, was among the scores of riders who took part in...
Third time lucky for director who joins BAFTA

Third time lucky for director who joins BAFTA

A FILM director and producer has become a full voting member of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Jo Southwell is now one of about 8,000 people who can have a say in the winners of the academy’s annual BAFTA Awards for television...
Orchard for community

Orchard for community

A COMMUNITY orchard could be planted in the memorial garden of the former Polish church in Whitchurch. The parish council is now seeking residents’ views on the proposal, which would form part of a wider refurbishment of the site off Manor Road. The...
History of nuclear disasters

History of nuclear disasters

AN author from Whitchurch has published a book on the history of nuclear accidents. Before Chernobyl by Nick Brazil chronicles the disasters which have unfolded since the first documented one in 1942, when a Nazi experimental reactor in Leipzig began...
Stonemason retires after 49 years with family-run firm

Stonemason retires after 49 years with family-run firm

A STONEMASON who started his role in Ipsden at the age of 15 has retired after 49 years. Jonny Griffin, who was the second generation of his family to work for A F Jones Stonemasons in Port Way on the A4074, retired early from the company on Friday,...

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Caversham

Sonning Common

Children’s camp dates

ACTIVE Leaders in Sonning Common will be hosting a summer holiday programme for all children and families. The group was appointed ... [more]

 

Goring

Cycle better

PUPILS in Year 5 at Goring Primary School took part in the national Bikeability scheme. The two-day programme, aimed at improving ... [more]

 

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