Tuesday, 26 January 2021

School to work with residents on new floodlit sports facilities

School to work with residents on new floodlit sports facilities

NEW sports facilities are to be built at Queen Anne’s School in Caversham despite opposition from residents. The independent girls’ ...

 

New sports facilities at school set for appoval

New sports facilities at school set for appoval

PLANS to provide additional sports facilities at Queen Anne’s School are set to be approved despite opposition from residents. The ...

 

Friends publish book which teaches how to make jewellery

Friends publish book which teaches how to make jewellery

TWO jewellery makers have written a book to help others learn their craft. Machi de Waard and Janet Richardson wrote Silver Jewellery ...

 

Royal book

AN historian from Caversham has written a book about a former monarch and his links to Reading. Lindsay Mullaney’s book Henry I and ...

 

Work thief

A WOMAN who stole £7,460 from her employer has received a community order. Larissa Johnson, 52, of Gosbrook Road, Caversham, admitted ...

 

Man admits sex offence

Man admits sex offence

A MAN who performed a sexual act in front of a child in Henley will be sentenced next month. Simon Clarke, 37, of Church Road, ...

 

Driver jailed

A MAN who drove on the wrong side of the road as he was being chased by police has been jailed for eight months. Lemar Wallace-Clarke, ...

 

Taxi driver sentenced for death crash

A TAXI driver has been spared prison for killing a man in a crash. Oritseweyinmi Pessu, 72, was driving Narendra Dang and his two ...

 

Triumph of the teenage Trooper

Triumph of the teenage Trooper

A TEENAGER who struggled with severe dyslexia at school has been praised after she joined a mounted army unit. Gunner Millie Cooke was ...

 

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 ...

 

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