Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Company boss gives £2,500 draw prize to charity

Company boss gives £2,500 draw prize to charity

THE managing director of a business development service in Henley won a prize draw to give £2,500 to a local charity of his choice. ...

 

Warning after theft of motors

THEFTS from boats near Val Wyatt Marine in Wargrave have been linked to similar incidents across the Thames Valley. On Monday evening, ...

 

Residents celebrate 50 years of retirement complex

Residents celebrate 50 years of retirement complex

RESIDENTS at a retirement complex in Wargrave celebrated its 50th anniversary with a party in the new lounge. More than 100 people, ...

 

Good scents

ANTHONY POWELL will give a talk called “The scented garden” at a meeting of Wargrave Gardeners’ Club in the Hannen Room on Wednesday, ...

 

Summer camp

A CHILDREN’S summer art camp will be held in Wargrave this month. Daily sessions will take place at Quatre Cottage in Blakes Road from ...

 

Station tidy

THE dilapidated shelter at Wargrave station has been repaired and decorated by Great Western Railway. Network Rail has tidied the ...

 

Drama role

WARGRAVE Theatre Workshop is seeking a new leader for its youth drama group. The group, which has been running for more than 30 years, ...

 

Community fun day

THIS year’s Wargrave Community Fun Day will be held at Kings Field on Wednesday, August 14 from noon to 4pm. Attractions will include ...

 

Curry night

WARGRAVE Cricket Club is to hold a Sri Lankan-themed evening tomorrow (Saturday) from 7.30pm. Guests can enjoy a traditional chicken ...

 

Charity sale

A CAR boot sale held in the grounds of Piggott School in Wargrave last month raised £1,500 for the village branch of the Royal ...

 

Training day

ENTRIES for this year’s Wargrave and Shiplake Regatta will close on Tuesday. The annual event will take place on Friday and Saturday, ...

 

Dad completes triathlon for his ‘little warrior’ son

Dad completes triathlon for his ‘little warrior’ son

A MAN took part in the Wargrave Sprint triathlon to raise money for the charity which helps his disabled son. Howard Cooke completed a ...

 

Now that really was magic

Now that really was magic

THE Wargrave Village Festival lived up to its theme of “That’s magic”, says the organiser. About 8,000 people attended the three-week ...

 

Council to pay costs over failed prosecution

THE owner of a garden centre has been awarded legal costs following a failed bid to prosecute him in a planning dispute. Rob Scott, of ...

 

WI members join climate change demonstration in Westminster

WI members join climate change demonstration in Westminster

TWO women who took part in a climate change protest in London say MPs should do more to tackle the problem. Sheila Brockelbank and ...

 

Wargrave Local History Society

Wargrave Local History Society

THE society held a sold-out historic village walk as part of the Wargrave Festival. After the showers the previous week, the weather ...

 

Customers urged to support new seats

A GARDEN centre near Wargrave has submitted four new planning applications. Rob Scott, who owns Hare Hatch Sheeplands, says they are ...

 

BMX track inspected for safety

THE BMX track in Wargrave is at high risk of wear and tear, according to inspectors. The facility off East View Road was inspected by ...

 

Debbie has festival crowd laughing with stories of life with magician

Debbie has festival crowd laughing with stories of life with magician

DEBBIE McGEE showed she had a magic touch when it comes to entertaining an audience at the Wargrave Festival. About 250 people ...

 

Early morning dip for athletes

Early morning dip for athletes

A TOTAL of 138 people took part in the fourth annual Wargrave Sprint triathlon. Seventy men, 20 women and 16 teams of three people all ...

 

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