Thursday, 27 January 2022

£5m plan to change garden centre

£5m plan to change garden centre

THE owners of a garden centre near Wargrave have submitted a planning application for a £5 million redevelopment. Andy Dicks and Rob ...

 

Someone’s trying to ruin my business, says farmer

Someone’s trying to ruin my business, says farmer

A FARMER has claimed someone is trying to “sabotage” his business. Simon Marsden, who runs River Farm in Willow Lane, Wargrave, made ...

 

New play area cost goes up

NEW equipment for the recreation ground in Watlington will cost more than expected. The parish council has agreed to spend an ...

 

Boatyard owner cries foul over refusal of expansion

Boatyard owner cries foul over refusal of expansion

A BOAT enthusiast has criticised a decision to refuse him planning permission to house a collection of vintage vessels in Henley. ...

 

Spring forward

Spring forward

CHILDREN planted spring bulbs at the Elizabeth Court retirement complex in Wargrave. The six beavers and two cubs from the 1st ...

 

Man banned

A MAN from Wargrave has been banned from the road for two years for drink-driving. Timothy Agnew, 33, of Hamilton Road, was caught in ...

 

Books offer

WARGRAVE library has started offering book club rentals. Clubs can loan up to 15 books for up to six weeks. For more information, ...

 

Next ramble

THE next Wargrave walk will take place on Sunday, January 30, starting and finish at the Dewdrop Inn in Hurley at 12.30pm. The ...

 

Bears and dragons as pantomime returns

A PANTOMIME will be performed in Wargrave later this month. Camelot will be staged by the Wargrave Theatre Workshop at Woodclyffe Hall ...

 

Street party fundraiser

Street party fundraiser

Showtime: a Christmas street party was held in Wargrave to raise money for specialist treatment for a little girl with cerebral palsy. ...

 

Keep birds inside to prevent spread, say rescue pair

Keep birds inside to prevent spread, say rescue pair

PEOPLE who care for birds have been urged to keep them indoors during the avian flu outbreak. Eleanor Ball, of Wargrave Bird Rescue, ...

 

Cafe owners set to take over nearby pub

A PUB in Wargrave is set to be bought by a couple who already run a café in the same street. Nick and Sarah Hart, who run H’artisan in ...

 

Hens placed in lockdown due to bird flu outbreak

Hens placed in lockdown due to bird flu outbreak

FOUR thousand hens at a farm near Wargrave are in lockdown because of a national bird flu outbreak. Strict measures have been ...

 

Advent windows trail begins

Advent windows trail begins

THE Wargrave Advent window trail is now open. Windows throughout the village are being decorated in a festive way and families can ...

 

Cafe shuts

THE Cwtch café at Willow Marina in Wargrave will cease trading next Sunday (December 19). Gemma Naughton, a former detective from ...

 

No charge

THE car park in School Lane, Wargrave, is free to use on the two Saturdays before Christmas. The annual offer by Wokingham Borough ...

 

Party for disabled girl, three

A STREET party will be held on Sunday in Wargrave to raise money for specialist treatment for a little girl with cerebral palsy. Isla ...

 

Farewell to pub couple

A PARTY will be held at a Wargrave pub tomorrow (Saturday) to mark the departure of the landlords. Steve and Laraine Linstead are ...

 

£5m redevelopment plan to ‘green’ garden centre

£5m redevelopment plan to ‘green’ garden centre

A GARDEN centre near Wargrave could be redeveloped at a cost of £5 million. Andy Dicks and Rob Scott, who own Hare Hatch Sheeplands, ...

 

Residents fear for future of pub after sale

Residents fear for future of pub after sale

A PUB in Wargrave has been sold but there are fears over its future. Ei, formerly Enterprise Inns, has confirmed it has sold the ...

 

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