Friday, 04 December 2020

Lottery win

THE Chiltern Edge School Association raised £191.76 with its autumn lottery. The parent-run group raises money for Maiden Erlegh ...

 

Good listen

THE Fish volunteer centre in Sonning Common is lending out audio books and music CDs throughout the latest lockdown.  The charity has ...

 

December bus trips

THE bus service run by the Fish volunteer centre in Sonning Common has organised preliminary shopping trips for December.  The minibus ...

 

Bank appeal

THE food bank at Springwater Church in Blounts Court Road, Sonning Common,  is now accepting money donations. Donations of food and ...

 

Christmas lunch off

THE Christmas Day lunch at Sonning Common village hall has been cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic. Instead, a team of ...

 

Gifts appeal

THE First Days charity, which aims to help reduce the effect of poverty on children, is appealing for Christmas stocking donations in ...

 

Flood probe

FLOODING issues in Wood Lane, Sonning Common, are to be investigated. David Bartholomew, who represents the village on Oxfordshire ...

 

Councillors disagree over replacing £450 cycle barrier

A BARRIER designed to slow down cyclists as they enter a road in Sonning Common could be replaced. Some parish councillors are ...

 

Singing group silenced for good by threat from virus

Singing group silenced for good by threat from virus

A SINGING group in Sonning Common has been disbanded due to the coronavirus pandemic. Nottakwire had been going for more than 10 years ...

 

Pub lockdown meals taco off

Pub lockdown meals taco off

A PUB in Sonning Common is offering themed takeaway food during the second coronavirus lockdown. The Bird in Hand in Peppard Road ...

 

Networkers celebrate

A BUSINESS networking group has celebrated its seventh anniversary. Sonning Common Business Collaboration was founded by professional ...

 

Trail moves

THE jumble trail in Sonning Common has been moved to Sunday, December 6 due to the coronavirus lockdown.  To take part, register ...

 

Treats boxes for elderly

SONNING Common Magazine has launched an appeal to raise money for Christmas treat boxes. The boxes are for elderly and vulnerable ...

 

New walks book designed to help families stay active

New walks book designed to help families stay active

A NEW book has been produced with walks in South Oxfordshire for people to enjoy during the second coronavirus lockdown. It was edited ...

 

Trees for sale

CHRISTMAS trees are now being sold at Sonning Common Primary school in Grove Road to raise money.  The 200 saplings were planted ...

 

Ceramic candleholders to help mental health charity

Ceramic candleholders to help mental health charity

A WOMAN is hoping to raise money and awareness for mental health by selling candleholders in memory of her brother. Emma Payne is a ...

 

We’re all in this together, baa none

We’re all in this together, baa none

NEIGHBOURS are continuing to support elderly and vulnerable residents during the second coronavirus lockdown. The new government ...

 

Couple celebrate diamond day

Couple celebrate diamond day

A COUPLE from Sonning Common celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with members of their family. Bill and Gwen Bowman enjoyed a ...

 

Bus cancelled

THE bus service run by the Fish volunteer centre in Sonning Common has ceased during the corornavirus lockdown. The volunteers are ...

 

Pumpkin wins

THE winners of the Active Leader’s Sonning Common pumpkin hunt are Louise and Dominic Ellis who found all 30 in two days. The winner ...

 

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