Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Soil matters

A TALK about soil and how to look after it will be hostd by the Caversham Horticultural Society on February 4. It will be presented by ...

 

Bike stolen

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following two burglaries in Caversham. A mountain bike and bike seat were stolen from a house in ...

 

Crash man identified

A MAN who died after a car collided with a bus in Caversham has been named. An inquest into the death of 66-year-old Narendra Singh ...

 

Eco award for church

A CHURCH in Caversham has received an Eco Church Award. Caversham Heights Methodist Church in Highmoor Road received the bronze level ...

 

Parking fees

A RESIDENTS’ parking permit scheme has been rolled out in parts of lower Caversham. From 9am until 5.30pm on weekdays, drivers can ...

 

£700,000 for hydro power plan

A RENEWABLE energy scheme involving hydro-electric power needs to raise £700,000. The Reading Hydro Community Benefit Society is ...

 

Bridge would be ‘massive benefit’ says marina boss

Bridge would be ‘massive benefit’ says marina boss

AN entrepreneur and landowner who once drew up plans for a third bridge over the River Thames says it should be built as soon as ...

 

Canoeists appalled by rubbish in river

Canoeists appalled by rubbish in river

TWO canoeists filled two bin bags with rubbish they fished out of the River Thames in Caversham. Susan Clarke and Jan Raciborski, who ...

 

Playing fields pavilion finally to be improved

THE pavilion at Mapledurham playing fields in Caversham is to be extended and refurbished. Reading Borough Council, which is a trustee ...

 

Drink driver

A MAN from Caversham has been fined £540 and disqualified from driving for 14 months. James Wyatt, 29, of Managua Close, admitted ...

 

Library to close for repair work

THE library in Caversham will be closed for about two weeks next month for maintenance. The heating system, wiring and electrics at ...

 

Drink-driver

A WOMAN has been fined £200 for drink-driving. Caitlyn Teeney, 25, of Send Road, Caversham, admitted the offence on the A4 Bath Road ...

 

School’s Christingle service

School’s Christingle service

THE autumn term drew to a close at Caversham Preparatory School with its annual Christingle service held in the chapel at nearby Queen ...

 

Caversham Heights Society

THE Caversham Heights Society held three events during November, two lectures and a theatre trip. On November 6 members were exposed ...

 

Pupils dance for charity

Pupils dance for charity

CHILDREN at Caversham Preparatory School raised £795 for the NSPCC with a sponsored danceathon. Pupils danced to tunes whenever a ...

 

Illustrated plaque honours ‘greatest knight in the world’

Illustrated plaque honours ‘greatest knight in the world’

A LARGE illustrated plaque commemorating the life of a medieval knight has been installed on Caversham Bridge. William Marshal, the ...

 

Sale of green Christmas trees and decorations

THE annual sale of green Christmas trees, decorations and gifts will take place at Caversham Court Gardens tomorrow (Saturday) from 9....

 

Churches to stage live Nativity play in streets

A PERFORMANCE of the traditional Nativity story will be staged on the streets of Caversham on Christmas Eve. Nativity Live! will be ...

 

Flying fund

CAVERSHAM Heights Methodist Church has donated £1,600 to the Thames Valley Air Ambulance. The money was raised at its autumn fair.

 

New ward proposed

PROPOSED boundary changes could introduce a new electoral ward in Caversham. The Local Government Boundary Commission for England is ...

 

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