Friday, 20 May 2022

Queen’s councillor

JACOPO LANZONI was delighted to be elected to represent Caversham on Reading Borough Council last week. The Italian, who has lived in ...

 

Man fills windows with Ukrainian flags

Man fills window with Ukrainian flags

A MASS display of Ukrainian flags in Caversham has been organised by one man. John Cracknell, 54, a charity consultant, printed more ...

 

MP opposes development at historic house and park

MP opposes development at historic house and park

PLANS to redevelop Caversham Park have been criticised by Reading East MP Matt Rodda. Beechcroft Developments, of Wallingford, bought ...

 

Ace service at tennis club

Ace service at tennis club

Caversham Park Tennis Club held an Easter charity event for Sport In Mind. More than £600 was raised for the charity, which supports ...

 

Teenagers drunk and fighting at ‘party’

SHARDS of glass were left on playing fields after an impromptu party involving scores of teenagers. Residents had to pick the glass up ...

 

Beanpole Day

THE annual Beanpole Day at Caversham Court Gardens will take place tomorrow (Saturday). The event, which promotes wildlife-friendly ...

 

Memorial to murdered teenager

Memorial to murdered teenager

A BENCH to provide a lasting memorial to a murdered teenager has been installed at the spot where he was killed. Olly Stephens, 13, ...

 

Developer says parkland will be open to public

Developer says parkland will be open to public

A DEVELOPER has said it will open Caversham Park to the public for the first time in years.  Beechcroft Developments, of Wallingford, ...

 

Musical raises hundreds for charity

Musical raises hundreds for charity

QUEEN ANNE’S SCHOOL in Caversham raised almost £1,500 for charity with three performances of Legally Blonde the Musical. Sixth form ...

 

School hosts pain event

School hosts pain event

A conference about pain was was held at Queen Anne’s School in Caversham. More 150 students attended the event, which was particularly ...

 

Teacher delivers aid to Ukraine by van with golf buddies

Teacher delivers aid to Ukraine by van with golf buddies

A TEACHER at Queen Anne’s School in Caversham has delivered supplies to Ukraine. Daniel Boyes, 57, who teaches religion and philosophy,...

 

Caversham Heights Society

THERE were two meetings of the Caversham Heights Society in March. The first talk, given to a full audience of socially distanced ...

 

Residents and MP fight new homes next to beauty spot

Residents and MP fight new homes next to beauty spot

PLANS to demolish a workshop and store and replace them with two detached houses have been criticised. The Keen Partnership, on behalf ...

 

Breach fine

A MAN has been fined for breaching lockdown rules. Ionut-Ciprian Milea, 32, of Pevensey Avenue, Caversham, admitted leaving home ...

 

Craft fair

AN artists’ and makers’ fair will take place at Caversham Methodist Church Hall tomorrow (Saturday). Entry is free but there will be a ...

 

Golf course development approved despite protest

Golf course development approved despite protest

PLANS for 223 new homes at the former Reading Golf Club course in Emmer Green have been approved despite opposition from residents. ...

 

Man jailed for kidnap attempt

Man jailed for kidnap attempt

A MAN has been sentenced to three months in prison for attempting to kidnap a woman in Caversham while she was on a run. Ashley ...

 

Man imprisoned after Caversham kidnap attempt

Man imprisoned after Caversham kidnap attempt

A MAN has been sentenced to three months in prison after attempting to kidnap a woman in Caversham while she was on a run. Ashley ...

 

Novelist shortlisted for award

A NOVELIST from Caversham has been shortlisted for an award. Anita Frank is a finalist in the historical romantic novel category of ...

 

New-look golf course on par with best in Europe

New-look golf course on par with best in Europe

WHILE the possible development of homes at the former Reading Golf Club course in Emmer Green has caused controversy, the club’s new ...

 

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