Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Fare dodger

A MAN from Sonning has been fined for fare dodging. Michael Graham, of The Pit, was convicted at Reading Magistrates’ Court of ...

 

History talk

DIANA COULTER and Brian O’Callaghan will explore the history of Sonning through 10 of the village’s buildings at the next meeting of ...

 

Clooney’s watch sells for £6,500 at auction

Clooney’s watch sells for £6,500 at auction

A CHARITY gala night held at The Mill at Sonning theatre raised £18,000. Around 215 guests enjoyed live entertainment from West End ...

 

Clooney’s watch lot

A CHARITY gala night will take place at The Mill at Sonning theatre on Sunday, October 6. The evening, called Songs from the Shows, ...

 

Lessons in happiness

CHILDREN at Sonning Primary School have won an award for promoting good mental health. The school took part in the Charlie Waller ...

 

Drawing workshop for beginners

Drawing workshop for beginners

A DRAWING workshop for beginners was held at Pearson Hall in Sonning. The tutors were Francine Lawrence and Susi Hoyle of Artsplash. ...

 

Villagers step in to replace ice cream seller’s stolen tricycle

Villagers step in to replace ice cream seller’s stolen tricycle

SONNING residents are clubbing together to help an ice cream seller whose specially-adapted tricycle was stolen. Kathy Drogemuller, ...

 

Woman ‘sick’ after theft of £3,000 ice cream tricycle

Woman ‘sick’ after theft of £3,000 ice cream tricycle

A WOMAN who sells ice creams from a specially-adapted tricycle is appealing for information after the vehicle was stolen. Kathy ...

 

Head quits

THE headmaster of Reading Blue Coat School in Sonning has resigned. Jesse Elzinga, who joined the school in 2016 from Harrow School, ...

 

No daytime TV for Kyle

A FORMER pupil of Reading Blue Coat School in Sonning has lost his role as one of the nation’s most controversial broadcasters. The ...

 

Volunteers clear rubbish from the river and towpath

Volunteers clear rubbish from the river and towpath

MORE than 50 people helped clear rubbish from the Thames towpath between Sonning and Shiplake. Twenty-five adults and 30 children, ...

 

Cricket club hoping new pavilion has long innings

Cricket club hoping new pavilion has long innings

A NEW £500,000 sports pavilion is set to be built in Sonning. The village cricket club, which is leading the project, hopes to start ...

 

Medieval-style charity banquet

Medieval-style charity banquet

A “MEDIEVAL Fun and Frolics” evening was held at Pearson Hall in Sonning by the Inner Wheel Club of Reading Maiden Erlegh. Eighty-one ...

 

New runs along the riverside

A SERIES of running events will be staged in Sonning for the first time next month. Berkshire County Sports Club in Sonning Lane will ...

 

Hotel ordered to stop using overflow car park in village

A HOTEL and restaurant in Sonning has been ordered to stop using a nearby field as an overflow car park for a park-and-ride service. A ...

 

Actor unveils new bar at riverside theatre

Actor unveils new bar at riverside theatre

ACTOR Peter Egan opened a new bar at The Mill at Sonning. The bar is situated in the theatre’s riverside restaurant and was paid for ...

 

Care home offers students experience

Care home offers students experience

NURSING students are being offered to train at a care home in Sonning. Sunrise of Sonning in Old Bath Road has launched a scheme ...

 

Upgrade your dining experience with eat in or takeaway meals from the Mill

Upgrade your dining experience with eat in or takeaway meals from the Mill

AFTER winning the UK’s “Most Welcoming Theatre” award at the annual UK Theatre Awards for the third year running, where better to ...

 

Dinner date

A CHARITY dinner will be held at Sonning Golf Club on Wednesday, February 20, starting at 8pm. The Lord Taverners Thames Valley ...

 

Care home residents and staff celebrate 10th birthday

Care home residents and staff celebrate 10th birthday

RESIDENTS were joined by their families to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Sunrise of Sonning care home. More than 100 people ...

 

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