Monday, 18 November 2019

Wreath class

A CHRISTMAS wreath- making session will be held at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave on December 5. Participants are invited to enjoy a ...

 

War veteran becomes councillor at age 94

A SECOND World War veteran has become a Wargrave parish councillor. John Fryer, 94, of Walled Garden, is believed to be the only ...

 

Leaf clearing

HELPERS are needed to take part in the annual autumn leaf collection at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave on Saturday, November 30. Work ...

 

IT upgrade

THREE new computers and six monitors have been bought by Wargrave Parish Council following a number of breakdowns with the old ...

 

Call for kiosk

WARGRAVE Parish Council is interested in adopting the old telephone box in School Lane. The red kiosk has been decommissioned by BT ...

 

Sale of cards for charities and village’s heritage trust

Sale of cards for charities and village’s heritage trust

VOLUNTEERS in Wargrave have helped raise tens of thousands of pounds for charity as part of an annual Christmas campaign. The Cards ...

 

Fighting fire station axe

JOHN HALSALL says he is “working hard” to help keep Wargrave fire station open. The parish councillor, who is also the leader of ...

 

Street ‘near death trap’

A COUNCILLOR claims a street in Wargrave is becoming a “death trap” due to potholes and overgrown hedging. Marion Pope said she had ...

 

Former cafe turned into pop-up shop for Christmas

Former cafe turned into pop-up shop for Christmas

A POP-UP Christmas shop will open in Wargrave this afternoon (Friday). Businesswomen Mel Stack and Libby Spratley have transformed the ...

 

Demoliton requires bat check

PLANS for an extension at a house in Wargrave have been approved despite objections by the parish council. Tom Williams applied for ...

 

Care course

A COURSE on bereavement care awareness is to be held at the St Mary’s Church Centre in Wargave on November 30. It will be delivered by ...

 

Women’s agm

THE annual meeting of Wargrave Women’s Club will be held in the Hannen Room at Mill Green on Tuesday, November 19 at 8pm. The women ...

 

Sign rewrite

A SIGN for visitors at Wargave station which says “To the town” could be reworded. The Wargrave User Group has asked Great Western ...

 

Music lectures

A SERIES of lectures on music appreciation will be presented by Tony Short in Wargrave next year. The professional violinist, writer ...

 

Man found guilty of harassment

A MAN from Wargrave has been sentenced by a court after being found guilty of harassment. Jonathan Smith, 24, of Autumn Walk, was ...

 

Second defeat for plan to replace ‘rundown’ house

PLANS to demolish and rebuild a house in Wargrave high street have been rejected. Wokingham Borough Council, the planning authority, ...

 

Free parking

THE car park in School Lane, Wargrave, will be free to use on the three Saturdays before Christmas. Wokingham Borough Council is ...

 

Care home stages exhibition of resident’s paintings

Care home stages exhibition of resident’s paintings

AN artist had an exhibition of her work at the Wargrave care home where she lives. Marjie Harris, 87, who has lived at The Mount in ...

 

Party needs male voices

MALE choir singers are needed to take part in Wargrave’s VE Day anniversary celebrations next year. The village is to mark 75 years ...

 

History talk

DIANA COULTER and Brian O’Callaghan will explore the history of Sonning through 10 of the village’s buildings at the next meeting of ...

 

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