Thursday, 15 April 2021

Bags delivered

MORE than half of all households in Wokingham borough have received their annual supply of waste bags. These include new waterproof ...

 

Dog walkers ignore signs

RESIDENTS of Wargrave have been reminded not to walk their dogs on the recreation ground. The parish council recently installed new ...

 

Charity praise

A DAY centre for children with special needs has been commended for its efforts during the coronavirus pandemic. Camp Mohawk in ...

 

Footballing girls feel more onside with A-level studies

Footballing girls feel more onside with A-level studies

ASPIRING female footballers have praised the Piggott School’s academy for helping them to achieve their ambitions. The girls’ academy, ...

 

Bags benefit

A TOTAL of £465.90 was raised at the latest Bags 2 School collection in aid of Robert Piggott junior and infant schools in Wargrave. ...

 

Man raises money for charity in memory of colleague

Man raises money for charity in memory of colleague

A MAN from Wargrave ran and cycled nearly 300 miles in a month for charity in memory of a former work colleague. Phil Mockett, a ...

 

Volunteers clear streets of growing rubbish piles

Volunteers clear streets of growing rubbish piles

A WOMAN from Wargrave has recruited a team of volunteers to help keep the village tidy. Judith Stephenson-Hodges became aware of the ...

 

Don’t miss your jab, says GP

Don’t miss your jab, says GP

RESIDENTS of Wargrave are being urged to have the covid vaccine despite some concern about possible side effects. Several European ...

 

Green guide

A SURVEY has been launched to gauge the demand for electric vehicle charging points in Wokingham borough. Residents and business ...

 

Less need for notices

A REVIEW of the community noticeboards in Wargrave is to be carried out by the parish council. The council is responsible for ...

 

Neighbours object to house plan

NEIGHBOURS have criticised plans to increase the size of a bungalow in Wargrave. Laurence Manning wants to add another storey to his ...

 

Triathlon date named

A DATE has been set for this year’s Wargrave Sprint Triathlon. Organisers plan to hold it on Sunday, June 27, which is six days after ...

 

School turns sports hall into mass testing centre

School turns sports hall into mass testing centre

MORE than 4,000 lateral flow tests have been carried out at the Piggott School in Wargrave since pupils returned in early March. A ...

 

Verge vacancy

VOLUNTEERS who maintain the verge and railing planters at Wargrave station need an extra person. Wargrave User Group asked residents ...

 

Regatta poll

ORGANISERS of Wargrave and Shiplake Regatta are asking people to complete a survey before they decide whether to go ahead with this ...

 

Permission sought for marquee

A MARINA company in Wargrave wants to erect a marquee for six months of the year to store and repair boats. Val Wyatt Marine sells and ...

 

Bowls club to re-open

WARGRAVE Bowls Club is seeking new members. The club, which is based at the recreation ground in East View Road, is planning to ...

 

Store rethink

A FAMILY from Wargrave have submitted revised plans for an outbuilding to store garden machinery. The Joneses, of Hatch Gate Lane, had ...

 

Online agm

THE annual meeting of Wargrave Parish Council will be held online this year due to the coronavirus restrictions. Residents who want to ...

 

Mother and daughter help 200 injured or sick wild birds

Mother and daughter help 200 injured or sick wild birds

A FAMILY from Wargrave have cared for around 200 birds over the past year. Wargrave Wild Bird Rescue is run by Sarah Ball and her ...

 

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