Thursday, 13 August 2020

Homes take extra care in allowing visitors to return

Homes take extra care in allowing visitors to return

CARE homes have welcomed back friends and family members for visits. Relatives have not been able to see their loved ones close up ...

 

Cafe re-opens

THE coffee shop at Hare Hatch Sheeplands will re-open on Monday. It has been closed for four months due to the coronavirus lockdown. ...

 

Bags for cash

A FUNDRAISING event is to be held in aid of Robert Piggott junior and infant schools in Wargrave. Bag 2 School will be held in the car ...

 

Couple’s second plan to build new flood-proof home

Couple’s second plan to build new flood-proof home

A COUPLE have submitted fresh plans for a new flood-proof house in Wargrave. Kerry and William Woodward-Fisher want planning ...

 

Frustration as hedges not cut

HEDGES in Wargrave are overgrown because they are not being cut by the highways authority, says a parish councillor. Michael Etwell ...

 

Cafe closes temporarily

A COFFEE shop in Wargrave remains closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Cwtch at Willow Marina in Willow Lane, re-opened on ...

 

School issues covid guidance to pupils before new term

STUDENTS at The Piggott School in Wargrave have been briefed on what to expect when they return in September. The Twford Road ...

 

Adopt a verge

WARGRAVE User Group is looking for members of the community to adopt one of the 12 verges at the village station. The rail interest ...

 

Sprint races cancelled

THE Wargrave Sprint Triathlon has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. It was due to be held on August 31 but organisers ...

 

Play softball

SOFTBALL cricket sessions for women are being hosted by Wargrave Cricket Club on Thursday evenings. Participants are divided into ...

 

Wargrave Book Club

Wargrave Book Club

WHEN libraries were forced to close their doors due to the coronavirus lockdown, it was a devastating blow for Wargrave Book Club, ...

 

Debbie’s bin better

Debbie’s bin better

IT turns out that being a celebrity gives little protection against life’s more mundane challenges. Radio presenter and TV personality ...

 

Woman makes 1,000 facemasks in charity fundraiser

Woman makes 1,000 facemasks in charity fundraiser

A WOMAN from Wargrave has handed out more than 1,000 face masks since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. Susanna Farrow, who ...

 

Summer camp

AN art camp is being held at Robert Piggott Junior School in Wargrave this summer. Classes will take place between 9.30am and 3.30pm ...

 

Celebration postponed

THE street party which was due to be held in Wargrave to mark VE Day may be moved to 2021. More than 1,000 people had booked tickets ...

 

Services continue

SERVICES are being held at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave every Sunday at 9am until the end of August. The church re-opened for holy ...

 

Be mindful of residents

THE house manager at Elizabeth Court in Wargrave has asked visitors to the doctor’s surgery to be mindful of the residents. Patients ...

 

Bowing out

A WOMAN from Wargrave has finished as editor of the village magazine. Sharon Hewitt, of Purfield Drive, has been working on the ...

 

No play time

THE play area at the Recreation Ground in Wargrave remains closed. Wokingham Borough Council started re-opening facilities earlier ...

 

Coffee shop on track to open at former offices in autumn

A NEW coffee shop is due to open in Wargrave in late Autumn. Nick and Sarah Hart, who live in the village with their daughter Izzy, ...

 

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