Sunday, 11 April 2021

Residents asked what they want at recreation ground as earthworks begin

Residents asked what they want at recreation ground as earthworks begin

RESIDENTS of Sonning Common are being urged to recommend what sports and types of equipment they want to see at the village’s new ...

 

Easy giving

ST Michael’s Church in Sonning Common now accepts contactless donations. A new card machine is located at the entrance to the church ...

 

Relief funds

PUPILS at Sonning Common Primary School raised £656.32 for Comic Relief on Red Nose Day. The school in Grove Road encouraged staff and ...

 

Pub re-opens

THE Bird in Hand pub in Peppard Road, Sonning Common, will re-open on Thursday, April 15. The pub has two new marquees to enable ...

 

Developer investigated

ENFORCEMENT officers are investigating an alleged breach of a landscaping condition at a new housing development in Sonning Common.  T ...

 

Fish bus to restart

THE Fish Volunteer Centre in Sonning Common plans to restart its minibus service next month. The charity, which recently moved to the ...

 

Fond memories

THERE was a funny moment when Sonning Common parish councillors met to celebrate the start of work on the village’s recreation field. ...

 

Library to re-open

SONNING Common library will re-open on Monday, April 12.  It has been shut since the third national lockdown was announced in January....

 

Bus busier in pandemic

PASSENGERS using the Fish Volunteer Centre’s bus have increased due to the coronavirus pandemic.  The charity had 131 bookings in ...

 

Easter trail

AN Easter trail organised by Sonning Common Primary School will take place from April 2 to 9.  The school’s parent teacher association ...

 

Extension bid

A HOUSE in Green Lane, Sonning Common, could be extended.  Fred and Sue Nickson have applied for planning permission for a single- ...

 

Food bank still helping needy families in pandemic thanks to £3,000 grant

Food bank still helping needy families in pandemic thanks to £3,000 grant

THE food bank in Sonning Common has received a £3,000 grant from a power company to help it expand during the coronavirus pandemic. ...

 

Shop raffle

A RAFFLE is being held at the Co-op store in Sonning Common in aid of Mind, a mental health charity. Tickets, which cost £1 each or £3 ...

 

Garden club

THE gardening club at St Michael’s Church in Sonning Common will restart on April 13. New volunteers are needed to join the group, ...

 

New recreation ground beginning to take shape

New recreation ground beginning to take shape

WORK on a new recreation ground in Sonning Common started on Monday. Blakedown Sport & Play, of Banbury, has been awarded a contract ...

 

All smiles

ACTIVE Leaders in Sonning Common has put together three challenges called Share A Smile for Red Nose Day today (Friday).  The ...

 

My lockdown hobby is making putty fantasy models

My lockdown hobby is making putty fantasy models

A MAN from Wyfold has used his free time during the lockdowns to create small fantasy figures from modelling putty.  David ...

 

Career talks

THE youth club in Sonning Common has been releasing virtual career sessions on Facebook. The sessions are to teach young people about ...

 

Cake sale

PUPILS from Sonning Common Primary School raised £132.50 by baking and selling Welsh cakes. The money will go towards the ...

 

Vandals urged to own up

OBSCENE graffiti was sprayed on fencing and play equipment in a park and on the windows of a building site in Sonning Common. A ...

 

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