Thursday, 18 October 2018

Garage to move with support of residents

THE owner of a garage in Sonning Common has thanked the community for their support after he was granted planning permission to ...

 

Carol Evans, journalist who could write about anything

Carol Evans, journalist who could write about anything

FORMER Henley Standard reporter Carol Evans was born in 1947 in Reading, where she lived in Cardiff Road and went to EP Collier School....

 

Charity lunch

TICKETS are now available for a lunch in aid of Sonning Common and Kidmore End First Responders. The meal will be held at Sonning ...

 

SATS results above average

KEY stage two SATS results at Sonning Common Primary School were above the national average. Year six pupils at the school in Grove ...

 

Roar draw

A CHILDREN’S theatre show will be held at Sonning Common library on Monday, October 22. Theatre group Untied Artists will perform The ...

 

Help teddies

MEMBERS of Sonning Common WI have knitted “trauma teddies” to give to child witnesses giving evidence at Reading Crown Court.

 

Ideas for recreation ground

A CYCLE track was among suggestions put forward by residents for a new recreation ground in Sonning Common. The parish council is ...

 

Carol concert

SINGING group Nottakwire will perform Christmas carols at Sonning Common village hall on December 8 from 4pm.  Visitors will be served ...

 

Men wanted

THE Fish volunteer centre in Sonning Common needs more male volunteers for its befriending service. The Kennylands Road charity offers ...

 

Pupils brimming with confidence after leaders course

Pupils brimming with confidence after leaders course

TWENTY-NINE children at Sonning Common Primary School completed a course on how to run activity sessions for younger pupils. The year ...

 

Families reassured that school’s future is secure

PARENTS have been reassured that the future of Sonning Common’s secondary school is safe. Concerns have been raised since the Maiden ...

 

Shop takeover

A HARDWARE shop in Sonning Common has a new owner. Heath & Watkins in Wood Lane has been bought by villager Sharona Fairweather from ...

 

Colourful solution

GATES marking the start of footpaths could be repainted in bright colours to encourage drivers to slow down. Sonning Common Parish ...

 

Car stolen, then found

Car stolen, then found

A CAR stolen in Sonning Common was found dumped in a field near Wallingford 10 miles away. Sandra Onofrio’s Nissan Figaro was taken ...

 

‘Drivers put lives at risk in dead end’

DRIVERS are putting lives at risk by going along a dead end road in Sonning Common, a resident claims. Maria Boyle wants a sign put up ...

 

Couple to convert house for their five-year-old son with debilitating disease

Couple to convert house for their five-year-old son with debilitating disease

A COUPLE from Sonning Common are raising money to adapt their home for their son, who suffers from a debilitating disease. Alex and ...

 

Vehicle stolen

A CAR was stolen in Sonning Common. The Nissan Figaro was taken from Ashford Avenue between noon on Sunday and midnight on Tuesday. ...

 

Stay strong

AGE UK Oxfordshire is running strength and balance classes for older people in Sonning Common. These are held at the village hall in ...

 

Sites wanted

AN appeal for potential housing sites has been issued to landowners, developers and agents by Sonning Common Parish Council. The ...

 

Pond posts

WOODEN posts have been installed near Widmore Pond in Sonning Common to stop drivers mounting a grassed area and churning it up. The ...

 

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WATLINGTON PRIMARY SCHOOL – RECEPTIONIST Closing date: 21/09/2018 at 12:00 Interview date: 26/09/2018 Contract/Hours: ...