Wednesday, 25 May 2022

Prankster strikes again on bridge

Prankster strikes again on bridge

A POSTBOX has appeared on the side of Sonning Bridge for a second time. The red letterbox was installed on a buttress on the ...

 

Murder mystery

Murder mystery

A CONTEMPORARY of fellow crime writer Agatha Christie, in her novels Dorothy L Sayers created the character of amateur sleuth Lord ...

 

Care home rebranded

Care home rebranded

A CARE home in Sonning has rebranded following a takeover. Sunrise of Sonning has changed its name to Signature at Sonning after it ...

 

Rugby club supports mental health charity

RAMS Rugby Club in Sonning has joined forces with a charity in order to provide mental wellbeing support for players and members. ...

 

Santa crash lands on roundabout...

Santa crash lands on roundabout...

SANTA Claus appears to have crash landed in the middle of the roundabout on the A4155 at Playhatch. The upended figure, dressed in his ...

 

Former Prime Minister supports Thames litter-pickers

Former Prime Minister supports Thames litter-pickers

THERESA MAY joined volunteers at a clean-up of the River Thames between Sonning and Shiplake. The Maidenhead MP and former prime ...

 

Tap into golden age of Hollywood glamour

Tap into golden age of Hollywood glamour

WITH the country still feeling the effects of coronavirus, the long-awaited production of Top Hat has come at the right time. The ...

 

Have an actor to stay

Have an actor to stay

THE Mill at Sonning is appealing for offers of accommodation for actors. The dinner theatre needs affordable spare bedrooms within ...

 

Caring event

AN open day will be held at the Sunrise of Sonning care home tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 4pm. The home in Old Bath Road provides ...

 

Mill Theatre auditorium named after playwright

Mill Theatre auditorium named after playwright

THE Mill at Sonning has renamed its auditorium to thank a playwright and actor who helped to ensure its survival. The theatre has ...

 

Care home shortlisted twice in national catering awards

Care home shortlisted twice in national catering awards

SUNRISE of Sonning has been shortlisted for two categories of the National Association of Care Catering Awards. The care home is a ...

 

Clooney’s a nice guy, says Debbie

Clooney’s a nice guy, says Debbie

CELEBRITIES enjoyed an event to launch a showbiz memoir written by film, television and theatre director Alvin Rakoff. Movie star ...

 

Fast start kept Rams in front

RAMS made a winning start to the National One season after racing racing into a 34-7 lead away at Cambridge. They broke the deadlock ...

 

Ex-teacher jailed

Ex-teacher jailed

A FORMER teacher has been jailed for 16 years for sexually abusing students. John Imeson abused two children while working at Reading ...

 

Shop re-opens

THE convenience shop in Sonning was closed temporarily after the owner tested positive for coronavirus. Kathy Drogemuller, re-opened ...

 

MP revisits almshouses to mark association’s 75th year

MP revisits almshouses to mark association’s 75th year

THERESA May was the guest of honour at a celebration to mark the 75th anniversary of The Almshouses Association. Mrs May and her ...

 

MP’s lucky charms tell different story

MP’s lucky charms tell different story

SUPERSTITIONS are commonplace in sport and even former Prime Minister Theresa May decided to put her faith in a lucky charm for the ...

 

First timer completes tough course

First timer completes tough course

ALMOST 300 people took part in the Sonning 10km and 5km race on Sunday. The runners started and finished at the Berkshire County ...

 

10km race returns

THE Sonning 10km will return next Sunday (July 4). The event, which starts at Berkshire County Sports Club in Sonning Lane, has been ...

 

Children clear up rubbish in and around their school

Children clear up rubbish in and around their school

CHILDREN at Sonning Primary School carried out a litter pick in and around the grounds. All 210 pupils at the school in Liguge Way ...

 

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