Sunday, 26 September 2021

Sorry, dad, my dahlias are better

Sorry, dad, my dahlias are better

A DAHLIA grower saw off competition from his father to take several prizes at the Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society’s 60th autumn ...

 

Meeting swap

NEXT week’s meeting of Sonning Common Parish Council has been postponed. The council was due to meet at the village hall on Monday but ...

 

Full results from the 60th Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society autumn show

FLOWER CLASSES Vase of cactus dahlias: 1 M Hedges; 2 J Windass; 3 K Hedges Vase of decorative dahlias: 1 M Hedges; 2 D Smith; 3 K ...

 

Plants rescued

PLANTS reserved for Sonning Common’s new recreation ground were accidentally thrown in a skip before being “rescued”.   Linden Homes, ...

 

Football day

A FREE taster session for a walking football group for women over 40 will be held next Saturday (September 25). Active Leaders, of ...

 

Quiz night

A QUIZ night will be held at Sonning Common village hall on Friday, October 15 (7pm for a 7.30pm start).  Tickets cost £24 per table ...

 

Singers in celebratory mood as new village choir holds first rehearsal

Singers in celebratory mood as new village choir holds first rehearsal

A NEW choir in Sonning Common has rehearsed for the first time.  Harmony, which was formed after the Nottakwire singing group was ...

 

Garage plan

A GARAGE at a house in Sonning Common could be converted into a guest room.  The Robinsons, of Westleigh Drive, have applied to South ...

 

Belated ‘Thank you NHS’ day benefits good causes

Belated ‘Thank you NHS’ day benefits good causes

FIFTY people attended a celebration in Sonning Common to say thank-you to the National Health Service. The event was meant to be held ...

 

Phone hitch

THE Fish charity in Sonning Common had issues with its phone on Thursday last week.  People were unable to spreak to anyone at the ...

 

Beauty walk

SONNING Common WI will be taking part a three- mile nature walk for the Great Big Green Week.  The walk on Thursday, September 23 will ...

 

Recognition for school

SONNING Common Primary School has been recognised as a Forest School Provider.  The accreditation comes from the Forest School ...

 

Trail sale success

A JUMBLE trail in Sonning Common raised £60 for the village primary school. Sellers were asked to donate £5 to take part in the event ...

 

Compost talk

A TALK about composting will be given by Robert Langstaff at Sonning Common village hall on Tuesday, October 12 (time to be confirmed)....

 

Warning over cold callers

RESIDENTS of Sonning Common have been warned about conmen knocking on their doors. The so-called “Nottingham Knockers” are young men ...

 

Club restarts

THE youth club in Sonning Common has restarted after the summer holidays.  The club meets at Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge School in ...

 

Successful show day

THE Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society’s autumn show took place at Sonning Common village hall on Saturday.  There were more than 200 ...

 

Green trust

THE annual meeting of the Sonning Common Millennium Green Trust will be held at the village hall on Thursday, September 30 at 7.30pm.  ...

 

Extension plan

A HOUSE in Sonning Common could be extended. Graham Card, of Newfield Road, has applied for planning permission for a single storey ...

 

Good books

THE Fish charity in Sonning Common has said thank you for an anonymous donation via World of Books. World of Books is a retailer which ...

 

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