Thursday, 27 January 2022

Back in tune

A CHOIR in Sonning Common hopes to resume rehearsals next month. Harmony, which meets at Peppard War Memorial Hall on Thursdays from 1....

 

Councillor retires

Councillor retires

A SONNING Common parish councillor has retired after 25 years.  Dirk Jones, 70, said he felt it was the right time.  The former ...

 

Extension plan

A HOUSE in Sonning Common could be extended. The McLellan family, of Blounts Court Road, have applied for planning permission for a ...

 

Gully work

THE installation of a gully to prevent flooding in Widmore Lane, Sonning Common, started this week. The work had been delayed from ...

 

Staff join youth club

THE youth club in Sonning Common has two new staff. Charlotte Leister has accepted a permanent post and Daniella Drake will help out ...

 

Don’t light the bridge

Don’t light the bridge

COUNCILLORS in Sonning Common do not support plans to illuminate Henley Bridge. The Make Henley Shine group is campaigning to have 470 ...

 

BT cuts off epileptic man’s phone, thinking he’s hall

BT cuts off epileptic man’s phone, thinking he’s hall

AN epileptic man had his phone line accidentally cut off after being mistaken for a village hall. Mark Weston, of Dray’s Lane, Peppard,...

 

Trail dates

DATES for next year’s Sonning Common jumble trails have been announced. They are Sundays, April 17, June 19, August 21 and October 16....

 

Minibus shopping trips

THE minibus service run by the Fish volunteer centre in Sonning Common has resumed its shopping trips. On Mondays, January 17, 24 and ...

 

Drink-driver

A WOMAN has been fined £500 for drink-driving. Charlotte Dubsoc, 34, of Bay Tree Rise, Sonning Common, was caught driving on Bath Road,...

 

Slow support

PLANS to lower the speed limit on dozens of roads across Oxfordshire to 20mph have been supported by Sonning Common Parish Council.  ...

 

Raffle draw

A PUB in Sonning Common will be raising money for the Fish volunteer centre charity in the village today (Friday). The Hare and Hound ...

 

Fees increase

THE youth club in Sonning Common is doubling its fees. The club, which meets at Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge School in Reades Lane,...

 

Car attacked

BRICKS were thrown at a parked car in Sonning Common. The windscreen of the Nissan Qashqai+2 was cracked in the vandal attack, which ...

 

Council approves new logo

Council approves new logo

SONNING Common Parish Council has a new logo. The dark green ellipse is designed to reflect the council’s core qualities, such as ...

 

Professor writes his own Christmas charity song

Professor writes his own Christmas charity song

A PROFESSOR from Sonning Common wrote and performed a Christmas song for charity. Ben Cosh penned Christmas is Coming to raise money ...

 

Covid clinics

SONNING Common health centre has planned two coronavirus booster jab clinics this month. The surgery in Wood Lane has bookable ...

 

Girls’ goal

ACTIVE Leaders in Sonning Common has been appointed by England Football to run a football course for girls.  The leadership course for ...

 

Professor wins rare award for services to bibliography

Professor wins rare award for services to bibliography

A PROFESSOR from Sonning Common has won a rare award for his services to bibliography. Michael Twyman, of Grove Road, was presented ...

 

GB rower inspires pupils at school awards ceremony

GB rower inspires pupils at school awards ceremony

A FORMER Team GB rower spoke at the annual awards ceremony held at Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge in Sonning Common. The secondary school ...

 

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