Saturday, 20 October 2018

Councillors vow to fight expansion of waste plant

COUNCILLORS in Wargrave have vowed to oppose plans to extend the use of a waste depot in nearby Knowl Hill. Waste management company ...

 

A-level art students chosen for competition

A-level art students chosen for competition

ARTWORKS by two A-level students have been entered into a national competition by the society. Mind is by Shiplake College student ...

 

Mothers walk marathon in aid of children’s schools

Mothers walk marathon in aid of children’s schools

EIGHT mothers from Wargrave walked 26 miles along the Thames Path to raise money for their children’s schools. Kate Gupta, Julie ...

 

Pool cover ‘would be a building’

A COUPLE’S plan to build a retractable cover over their swimming pool has been opposed by Wargrave Parish Council. Paul and Nevena ...

 

Streets are too dark

MORE street lights are needed in Wargrave, says a parish councillor. Marion Pope said parts of School Lane and Victoria Lane could get ...

 

Sunday ramble

MEMBERS of a Wargrave rambling group will walk through Hurst and the surrounding countryside on Sunday, October 28. Walkers should ...

 

Light party

A CHILDREN’S Halloween party will be held at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave on October 31 from 4pm to 6pm. The light party, which is for ...

 

School bazaar

A CHRISTMAS bazaar will be held at Robert Piggott Junior School in School Hill, Wargrave, on Saturday, November 24 from 1pm to 3.30pm. ...

 

Heat appeal

YELDALL Manor in Wargrave is trying to raise £23,000 to replace its heating system. The drug and alcohol rehabilitation centre for men ...

 

Village fire station future to be decided in new year

THE future of Wargrave fire station will be decided in February. The retained station in Victoria Road was spared closure last year ...

 

Pupils learn to be green with playground recycling bin

Pupils learn to be green with playground recycling bin

A SCHOOL in Wargrave has installed a recycling bin after receiving £1,000 from a rewards scheme. Robert Piggott Junior School was ...

 

Care home coffee morning for charity

Care home coffee morning for charity

A CHARITY coffee morning held at Elizabeth Court, a retirement home in Victoria Road, Wargrave, raised £194 for Macmillan Cancer ...

 

Cutting back

ROADSIDE vegetation in Wargrave will be trimmed this week because it is obscuring road signs, including one welcoming people to the ...

 

Choir concert

WARGRAVE Community Choir will stage a concert at St Mary’s Church in the village next Friday (October 12) from 7.30pm. The choir will ...

 

Sofa dumped

A SOFA was fly-tipped in Wargrave. Residents complained about the white leather sofa dumped in the middle of Blakes Road on Saturday. ...

 

Debbie back on screen

DEBBIE McGEE will appear in the latest series TV comedy panel show Would I Lie to You? The radio presenter and widow of magician Paul ...

 

Church show

TICKETS have gone on sale for the annual music concert at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave. The concert, now in its fourth year, will be ...

 

Bowls dinner

WARGRAVE Bowls Club’s annual dinner will be held on Friday, October 19. The event at Hennerton Golf Club will include the presentation ...

 

Wargrave Local History Society

MEMBERS were given a talk about the history of Wargrave Theatre Workshop at the September meeting. Villagers Joy and Joe Haynes, who ...

 

Allotments produce sells quickly

Allotments produce sells quickly

MORE than 40 people attended a produce  sale at the Woodclyffe allotments in Wargrave. Allotment holders offered fruit, vegetables and ...

 

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