Monday, 17 June 2019

Painter and decorator is finalist in book awards

Painter and decorator is finalist in book awards

A PAINTER and decorator has reached the final of a national children’s fiction writing competition. Jeremy Smith is one of 20 people ...

 

Local snaps

A PHOTOGRAPHY competition has been launched by the Friends of Sonning Common Library. The theme is the village and surrounding ...

 

Open school

AN open evening will be held at Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge School in Sonning Common on Wednesday, July 3 from 5pm to 8pm.  This is ...

 

Calling all gardeners

CHILTERN Edge Horticultural Society in Sonning Common is looking for new members. It currently has 160 and runs spring and autumn ...

 

Broadband upgraded

A NEW fibre broadband cabinet has been installed in Sonning Common.  It will be able to deliver faster internet speeds to homes and ...

 

Police patrol

POLICE carried out a high visibility patrol in Sonning Common on Sunday.  It followed accusations by parish councillors that officers ...

 

Creative chat

CRAFT sessions called “knit and natter” are being held at Sonning Common library on the last Friday of each month.  Librarian Annabel ...

 

Clothes swap

A CLOTHES swap event will be held at Sonning Common village hall in Wood Lane on Thursday, September 12 from 7.30pm to 9.30pm. It is ...

 

Skipathon

PUPILS at Sonning Common Primary School raised more than £1,400 for the British Heart Foundation by taking part in a “Skipathon”. The ...

 

Food and friendship

MORE than 100 people visited churches to share food and socialise.  The second annual “safari supper” event took place at St John the ...

 

Tennis day in aid of hospital equipment

A WIDOW from Sonning Common is raising money for equipment at the hospital where her husband was treated. Annie Abbey-Quinn has held a ...

 

Safety advice

A TALK on cyber security will take place at the Butcher’s Arms in Sonning Common on Monday, June 24 from 10.30am to noon. IT ...

 

School bid to win play area

SONNING Common Primary School is bidding to win a playground made from recycled oral care products. The Grove Road school is asking ...

 

Summer sound

POWER pop band The Echo will perform at the Hare & Hounds in Woodlands Road, Sonning Common, on Saturday, August 3 to celebrate summer....

 

Don’t feed the ducks

A RAT infestation at Widmore Pond in Sonning Common is being treated with poison. The vermin damaged the banks near a sign that was ...

 

Fitness test

A FREEf fitness test for over-50s will be on offer Sonning Common Primary School in Grove Road on Friday, July 19 from 11am to 2pm. ...

 

Less stress

A FREE workshop on tackling stress and anxiety will be held at Sonning Common Health Centre. Counsellor Louise Carter will host the ...

 

Emergency planning

RESIDENTS and parish councillors in Sonning Common have been told about the importance of emergency planning.   Carol McKay, who is an ...

 

Let-off for rogue pair

TWO men have been given a formal warning after charging a vulnerable man £5,600 in cash to clean moss from the roof of his home. The ...

 

Green debate

AN ECO group is to discuss environmental protection at a meeting in the Butcher’s Arms in Blounts Court Road, Sonning Common, on ...

 

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