Monday, 17 June 2019

Boy’s 100km cycle ride for friend’s cancer treatment

Boy’s 100km cycle ride for friend’s cancer treatment

A BOY cycled 100km in seven hours to raise money for a friend’s cancer treatment. Lewis Ridge, 12, from Caversham, cycled with his ...

 

School wins award for promoting sustainable transport

School wins award for promoting sustainable transport

PUPILS at the Heights Primary School in Caversham have been recognised for their efforts in walking or cycling to school. The school ...

 

Caversham Heights Society

BETWEEN May 20 and 24 52 members and friends of the society joined the annual mini-holiday coach tour, which this year was to Kent. ...

 

School’s Race for Life raises £5,400 for charity

School’s Race for Life raises £5,400 for charity

HUNDREDS of students and staff at Queen Anne’s School in Caversham took part in a run around the school field to raise money for a ...

 

Old house footings replaced

CONSERVATION work has started on the footprint of the house that once stood at Caversham Court Gardens. Stonemasons are to repair and ...

 

Lavers’ 76 helps side to first win of season

WINDY and drizzly conditions meant BBC CAVERSHAM opted to field first after winning the toss against WHEATLEY. The visitors started ...

 

GP couple retire after 28 years running ‘friendly’ surgery

GP couple retire after 28 years running ‘friendly’ surgery

A COUPLE who run a doctors’ practice in Caversham are retiring. Drs Harold and Janet Chadwick will leave the Peppard Road Surgery on ...

 

Car smashes on to tennis court during doubles game

Car smashes on to tennis court during doubles game

A DRIVER ploughed through a wire fence on to a tennis court during a game of doubles. The elderly woman is believed to have lost ...

 

‘Caring’ church couple honoured for 35 years of service

‘Caring’ church couple honoured for 35 years of service

A COUPLE have stepped down after giving 35 years’ service at a church in Caversham. A special service was held at Grace Church in ...

 

Choir concert

THE chamber and consort choir of Queen Anne’s School in Caversham will be give a concert in St Nicholas’ Church in Remenham on ...

 

Busy mum wins free swim place to kick-start her fitness regime

Busy mum wins free swim place to kick-start her fitness regime

A WOMAN has won a national competition to swim a mile in the River Thames in Henley. Judith Katz, 40, from Caversham, received one of ...

 

Tennis club centenary

CAVERSHAM Lawn Tennis Club is celebrating its centenary with a day of special events next month. There will be a family fun afternoon ...

 

Pub saved from threat of closure is now being run independently

Pub saved from threat of closure is now being run independently

A PUB in Caversham that was at risk of permanent closure is now trading independently. The Baron Cadogan in Prospect Street, which was ...

 

Film figures

A SCARECROW trail will be held in Caversham Heights on Sunday from 10am to 7pm. Thirty-eight film-inspired figures will be dotted ...

 

Collective sale trail

MORE than 60 residents of Caversham are to hold a collective second hand sale trail tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 1pm. They will ...

 

Get set for the local elections

ELECTIONS are also taking place in the Caversham and Peppard wards on Reading Borough Council. There is one seat up for grabs in ...

 

Strictly stars of the future

Strictly stars of the future

A GIRL who started ballroom dancing just two years ago has achieved competition success. Lucy Herbert, 12, who attends the Miles ...

 

Nurseries’ headteacher moves on

Nurseries’ headteacher moves on

LISA BEDLOW, executive headteacher of New Bridge Nursery School and Caversham Nursery, has said goodbye to all the children as she ...

 

Beanpole day

AN event which promotes wildlife-friendly gardening will take place in Caversham tomorrow (Saturday). The annual beanpole day will be ...

 

Road closure

A MAIN road in Caversham will be partially closed from today (Friday) for about two weeks for gas main replacement work. SGN ...

 

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