Saturday, 11 July 2020

Campaigners lose fight to save fire station

Campaigners lose fight to save fire station

A CAMPAIGNER says she is disappointed after losing a three-year fight to save Wargrave fire station from closure. The Royal Berkshire ...

 

The future of libraries

RESIDENTS of Wargrave are being asked for their views on the future of library services. Libraries in Wokingham borough have been ...

 

Football sponsor

WARGRAVE Women and Girls’ FC is looking for sponsors for next season. It is the second biggest female-only football club in the ...

 

Summer of love theme for festival

THE theme for next year’s Wargrave Festival will be the “Summer of Love”. The event, which is held every other year, is scheduled to ...

 

Surgery warning

PATIENTS of Wargave surgery are being warned to expect delays when the clinical system is updated later this year. This involves all ...

 

Campaigners lose fight to stop fire station closure

WARGRAVE Fire Station has closed after a three-year battle to try and save it. It was the oldest and smallest station in Berkshire and ...

 

Couple have diamond day despite party postponement

Couple have diamond day despite party postponement

A COUPLE marked their diamond wedding anniversary by hosting a small party at home. Tony and Janet Elliott had expected to celebrate ...

 

Shops trying to get tills ringing again

Shops trying to get tills ringing again

SHOPS in South Oxfordshire are getting busy again after re-opening following the coronavirus pandemic. All “non-essential” businesses ...

 

Closure of fire station is confirmed

Closure of fire station is confirmed

WARGRAVE Fire Station has closed after a three-year battle to try and save it. It is the oldest and smallest station in Berkshire and ...

 

Councillor censured for breach of code

Councillor censured for breach of code

A COUNCIL leader has been found to be in breach of its code of conduct for failing to declare a personal interest. John Halsall, who ...

 

Couple renew wedding day vows exactly 50 years later

Couple renew wedding day vows exactly 50 years later

WITHOUT love marriage doesn’t work, but for one couple it’s also important to have a good deal of patience. Drew and Avryl Goodspeed, ...

 

Online craft

A CRAFTING experience with an Egyptian theme is being organised by St Mary’s Church in Wargrave from July 22 to 24. Materials will be ...

 

Decision day for village fire station

THE future of Wargrave fire station will be decided this month. The Royal Berkshire Fire Authority postponed making a decision in ...

 

Youthful squad prepare to test skills in higher league

WARGRAVE is set to play Home Counties Premier League cricket once this season is under way. All play is currently on hold in the wake ...

 

Girl sells virus design T-shirts

Girl sells virus design T-shirts

A TEENAGE girl is raising money for the NHS by putting her artistic interpretation of the coronavirus pandemic on T-shirts. Grace ...

 

Children’s challenges continue virtually

CHILDREN from the Henley area have been taking part in virtual competitions against other schools. Stephen Lamacraft started the ...

 

Another regatta cancelled

THE Wargrave and Shiplake Regatta has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Organisers say it would not be possible to hold ...

 

Bowls club still closed

WARGRAVE Bowls Club is likely to remain closed until at least July. The club, which is based at the recreation ground at the top of ...

 

Alone but together

WARGRAVE Runners are asking villagers to run 5km. Members of the club have been keeping up with their excercise during the coronavirus ...

 

Old clothes raise cash for schools

NEARLY £1,600 has been raised for Robert Piggott junior and infant schools in Wargrave thanks to donations of unwanted items. Jo Hall, ...

 

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