Sunday, 15 December 2019

Green church

ST Mary’s Church in Wargrave will be decorated for Christmas on December 21 from 9.30am. Everyone is welcome to come along and help ...

 

Tree shredding

WARGRAVE Parish Council is offering a Christmas tree shredding service to residents. Trees should be left in the corner of the ...

 

New year walk

A TWO-HOUR rambling event in Wargrave has been organised for New Year’s Day, starting at 10am. Walkers are asked to meet at the ...

 

Awards for cricketers

WARGRAVE Cricket Club presented prizes to players at its end-of-season awards. The event was held at the Old Pavilion and attended by ...

 

Open mic night

ENTERTAINERS are invited to take part in an open mic night at Hare Hatch Sheeplands plant nursery near Wargrave. The next event will ...

 

Legion plea

THE Wargrave branch of the Royal British Legion is searching for a new secretary. The group has six meetings a year and applicants ...

 

Record sum made at regatta fundraiser

A RECORD £6,000 was raised at the biennial fund-raising party for Wargrave and Shiplake Regatta. Nearly 100 guests attended the ...

 

Family to leave pub after 16 years with lease sale

THE landlord of a Wargrave pub is offering his lease to buy. Steve Linstead first took on the Greyhound in 2003 — 25 years after ...

 

Winter reads

CHILDREN visiting Wargrave library are being encouraged to take part in a winter reading challenge. The challenge, devised by the ...

 

Wargrave Local History Society

FOR the November meeting of the Wargrave Local History Society, Diana Coulter explored Sonning through the history of 10 of its ...

 

Closure of fire station put off due to election

Closure of fire station put off due to election

WARGRAVE fire station has been given another stay of execution thanks to the general election. Members of Royal Berkshire Fire ...

 

Fire station could be given another lifeline

Fire station could be given another lifeline

A LIFELINE could be given to Wargrave Fire Station after the fire authority had a change of heart over its future. Members of Royal ...

 

This is another nail in Wargrave’s coffin, says councillor

This is another nail in Wargrave’s coffin, says councillor

THE chairman of Wargrave Parish Council said he was “bitterly disappointed” at the prospect of the fire station closing. Dick Bush ...

 

Scouts post

SCOUTS are once again providing a Christmas card postal service for Wargrave. Members of 1st Wargrave Scouts will deliver cards within ...

 

Gymnast, eight, officially opens Christmas pop-up shop

Gymnast, eight, officially opens Christmas pop-up shop

A POP-UP Christmas shop in Wargrave was officially opened by a young gymnast. Lyla-Rose May, eight, and her family, from Hazlemere, ...

 

Babies group

A GROUP for mothers, carers, babies and toddlers meets at the St Mary’s Church Centre in Wargrave on the first and third Wednesday of ...

 

Village fire station set to close despite campaign

WARGRAVE fire station is set to be closed despite a campaign by residents to save it. A meeting of the Royal Berkshire Fire ...

 

RNLI dinner

THE Wargrave branch of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution will hold its annual fundraising dinner at Hennerton Golf Club on ...

 

Singers plea

CAROL singers are wanted to take part in an evening of performing around Wargrave on December 12. So far 30 people have signed up for ...

 

Advent windows

THE locations for this year’s Advent windows in Wargrave have been revealed. Each year, villagers have a chance to take part in the ...

 

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