Friday, 04 December 2020

Man escapes knifepoint robbery on scooter

Man escapes knifepoint robbery on scooter

A MAN escaped on his scooter after he was threatened with a knife by a would-be thief in Caversham. He was travelling along Henley ...

 

Dress success

PUPILS at Hemdean House School in Caversham raised nearly £200 for the charity Guide Dogs with a “dress-up/dress down day”. They had a ...

 

Artists create drawings for children to colour in

Artists create drawings for children to colour in

TWO artists have created drawings of Caversham to help spread cheer this December. The Caversham District and Residents’ Association ...

 

Top rated destination

Top rated destination

CAVERSHAM has been named as one of the best places in the country for city dwellers to move to. The Compare My Move website compared ...

 

Rolex watch and phone stolen in knifepoint robbery

Rolex watch and phone stolen in knifepoint robbery

A MAN was threatened with a knife and had his mobile phone and Rolex watch stolen by a robber. The victim, who is in his thirties, had ...

 

Drink-driver

A MAN has been disqualified for 20 months after admitting drink-driving. Lewis Rae, 20, of Gayhurst Close, Caversham, was fined £384 ...

 

Carol card

CHURCHES Together in Caversham has produced a Christmas card that will be sent to 16,000 homes in the area. The group, which comprises ...

 

Pastor on life after divorce

Pastor on life after divorce

A CHURCH minister in Caversham has written a book describing his personal journey overcoming separation and divorce. Keith Saynor, ...

 

Baking brought us closer together

Baking brought us closer together

WHEN the first coronavirus lockdown happened, it was hard for Bessie Riches and her father having to stay at home all the time. The ...

 

New £12m care home

New £12m care home

A CARE home is due to open in Caversham in the summer of 2022. The four-storey building in Henley Road will comprise 86 flats for ...

 

Colourful animals will make you think twice

Colourful animals will make you think twice

AN artist is staging an exhibition in a shop window. Liz Chaderton was all set to use the gallery space at the Caversham Picture ...

 

Socially distanced Halloween trail

Socially distanced Halloween trail

MORE than 270 households in Caversham and Emmer Green took part in a socially distanced Halloween trail on Saturday. Residents ...

 

Crash driver pleads guilty

Crash driver pleads guilty

A MAN has admitted to causing death by careless or inconsiderate driving after a crash in Caversham last year. Oritseweyinmi Pessu, 72,...

 

Office homes

PLANS to turn an office into flats in Caversham have been drawn up. Lake Estates wants to create four two-bedroom flats and two ...

 

Free tree trail is a really wild show

A SELF-GUIDED tree trail around Clayfield Copse in Caversham launches tomorrow (Saturday). The trail around Blackhouse Wood encourages ...

 

Drink driver

A WOMAN who was caught drink-driving has been disqualified for 17 months. Kelly Saunders, 39, of Valentine Crescent, Caversham, ...

 

Drugs fine

A MAN has been fined £80 for possessing cannabis. Justin Forde, 38, of Ian Mikardo Way, Caversham, admitted the offence at Reading ...

 

GP offers more cancer screening

EXTRA cancer screening clinics are being organised by a surgery in Caversham. Balmore Park in Hemdean Road has started offering ...

 

Spooky trail

A HALLOWEEN trail will take place across Caversham tomorrow (Saturday). Residents taking part will decorate their homes and maps can ...

 

Death crash driver charge

Death crash driver charge

A MAN is due to appear in court after a man was killed in a crash in Caversham. Oritseweyinmi Pessi, 72, of Blenheim Gardens, Wembley, ...

 

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