Friday, 20 May 2022

Play time at primary school

Play time at primary school

PUPILS at Sonning Common Primary School staged four plays in one night — all in French. The year 6 children performed Rapunzel and the ...

 

Choir’s concert for Ukraine

Choir’s concert for Ukraine

a choir in Sonning Common has raised £1,170 to support the people of Ukraine. Harmony held a Ukraine Day event at Peppard War Memorial ...

 

Bus driver is fourth generation of family to take wheel

Bus driver is fourth generation of family to take wheel

A CAREER on the buses is in the blood of Mark Austin. He is the fourth generation of his family to drive buses, dating back about 100 ...

 

Cancer talk

A TALK about breast cancer awareness has been organised by Sonning Common Health Centre’s patient participation group. Brendan Smith, ...

 

Residents’ happy memories buried in time capsule at care home

Residents’ happy memories buried in time capsule at care home

A TIME capsule has been buried in the grounds of a care home in Sonning Common. Staff and residents at Abbeycrest collected “treasured ...

 

Easter eggs donated to refugees

Easter eggs donated to refugees

A WOMAN from Peppard Common dropped off more than 200 chocolate eggs to refugee children for Easter. Barbara Grimm, who volunteers ...

 

Marvellous village show springs back into bloom

Marvellous village show springs back into bloom

THE Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society spring show returned last Saturday for the first time since 2019. About 80 people attended the ...

 

Parishioners step out to help eliminate world hunger

Parishioners step out to help eliminate world hunger

A GROUP of parishioners and friends of St Michael’s Church in Sonning Common raised more than £550 in a sponsored walk. More than 20 ...

 

Time capsule

Time capsule

A TIME capsule has been buried in the grounds of a Sonning Common care home. Staff and residents at Abbeycrest collected “treasured ...

 

Home plan

A COUPLE want to build a first-floor extension to their home in Kennylands Road, Sonning Common. Jill and Michael Grinsted have ...

 

Revised offices to flats plans

Revised offices to flats plans

AN office block in Sonning Common could be converted into seven flats. This follows an application in 2018 for six flats which had ...

 

Cancer talk

A VIRTUAL talk organised by Sonning Common Health Centre’s patient participation group will take place on Wednesday, May 4 from 6pm to ...

 

Solar boost

SOLAR panels installed at Sonning Common Primary School provided a quarter of the school’s total energy needs in the last year. The 84 ...

 

Trees planted

EIGHT cherry trees have been planted at a recreation ground in Sonning Common. Memorial Park, which has been created on part of a ...

 

Driver call

THE Fish Volunteer Centre in Sonning Common is appealing for more volunteer drivers. The service, which transports the elderly and ...

 

Nippon natter

PUPILS at Sonning Common Primary School will be given introductory lessons in the Japanese language. The school successfully applied ...

 

Annual dig returns

AN archaeological dig will take place in Sonning Common from Monday. Members of the Berkshire Archaeological Society will be ...

 

Sonning Common Parish Council set to grow

Sonning Common Parish Council set to grow

SONNING Common Parish Council is set to expand. It is seeking permission to raise the number of councillors from 12 to 15. South ...

 

Man runs half marathon dressed as rat

Man runs half marathon dressed as rat

A MAN from Sonning Common ran the Reading half marathon dressed as a rat. Paul Hodges, 53, finished in a time of just over two hours ...

 

50 homes would pay for school upgrade

ABOUT 25 people attended a public viewing of plans for 50 new homes in Sonning Common. The development would be built on 2.6 hectares ...

 

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