Monday, 14 June 2021

Charity runner waved off on 1,900-mile challenge

Charity runner waved off on 1,900-mile challenge

A MAN with cerebral palsy is attempting to run 1,900 miles in 85 days to raise money for charity. Tom Crossland, 40, of Reades Lane, ...

 

Players plea

ROTHERFIELD United Football Club’s under-nines team is seeking players. Training takes place at the Bishopswood sports ground in ...

 

Woman creates woodland fairy trail for young nephews

Woman creates woodland fairy trail for young nephews

A WOMAN has created a fairy trail in woodland in Gallowstree Common. Nicola Stone painted miniature doors and placed them on trees ...

 

New house would tower over mine, says neighbour

A MAN is fighting his next door neighbour’s plan for a new five-bedroom house, saying it would “tower” over his home. Adrian Whyles, ...

 

Home plan

A NEW five-bedroom home could be built in Gallowstree Common.  Jensen Langford, of Horsepond Road, has already been granted permission ...

 

Disabled man bids to run 75 marathons in 85 days

Disabled man bids to run 75 marathons in 85 days

A MAN with cerebral palsy will attempt to run 1,900 miles in 85 days to raise money for charity. Tom Crossland, 40, from Gallowstree ...

 

Children’s nursery sold

A CHILDREN’S nursery in Gallowstree Common has been sold after the founder decided to retire. Dawn Gillet, who created the Bishopswood ...

 

Beech tree turned into swap shop for lockdown walkers

Beech tree turned into swap shop for lockdown walkers

A TREE in Old Copse Wood in Sonning Common has been decorated with old compact discs and painted pebbles for walkers to admire and ...

 

Bar raised

KATE WILLIAMS and Becky Hill, of Raise the Bar bootcamp in Gallowstree Common, raised £638 by doing 520 burpees in 41 minutes. The ...

 

Fitness boot camp goes online for new lockdown

Fitness boot camp goes online for new lockdown

A FITNESS boot camp, which helped residents stay active during the first coronavirus lockdown, has restarted online classes. Raise the ...

 

Unused tents put to good use during virus pandemic

Unused tents put to good use during virus pandemic

A VIDEO producer from Gallowstree Common has created a safe space for musicians to perform during the coronavirus pandemic. Max Tilney ...

 

Draft plan completed

A DRAFT of the Kidmore End neighbourhood development plan has been completed after three years. The document says its objective is to ...

 

New play area signs

SAFETY signs at the Kidmore End play areas have been replaced after being pulled down by children. The two facilities in Butlers ...

 

Cook thrilled to win award for his tasty curry sauces

Cook thrilled to win award for his tasty curry sauces

A COOK from Gallowstree Common is thrilled after two of his curry sauces won a national award. Jez Felwick’s fenugreek and pomegranate ...

 

Edwardian family home comes on market for first time in more than 30 years

Edwardian family home comes on market for first time in more than 30 years

A PROPERTY in Gallowstree Common that has been in the same family for more than 30 years has come on the market. Orchard Villa, on the ...

 

Road groan

COMPLAINTS have been made about overgrown hedges and verges on parts of Horsepond Road in Gallowstree Common.  People who complained ...

 

Road closure

A SECTION of Gallowstree Road will be closed from 9.30am to 3.30pm on October 12 for overhead cable work by Openreach. Access will be ...

 

Playing again

THE play area in Gallowstree Common has re-opened after the Government eased the coronavirus lockdown restrictions. Adults are asked ...

 

Speed limit to remain

THE speed limit in Horsepond Road, Gallowstree Common, will not be reduced to 20mph. Kidmore End Parish Council say it is unlikely ...

 

Website goes live

THE website of a food delivery service that is helping people in need during the coronavirus crisis has gone live. Residents of ...

 

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