Sunday, 19 September 2021

Bins resume

Bins resume

COLLECTIONS of green waste in Caversham, Emmer Green and other parts of Reading will resume on Monday. Reading Borough Council had ...

 

Nature trail

A NATURAL regeneration self-guided walk has been established at Clayfield Copse in Emmer Green. The Friends of Clayfield Copse have ...

 

Charity to celebrate 50 years

A CHARITY is to celebrate one of its founding members being honoured by the Queen. Pippa Hughes, who helped set up Wyfold Riding for ...

 

Unlawful shop

A TURKISH barber shop which opened without permission could be forced to close. The post office at the Milestone Way Precinct in Emmer ...

 

Teenage murderer to appeal

Teenage murderer to appeal

A TEENAGER who was found guilty of murdering another boy in Emmer Green is to appeal against his conviction. Olly Stephens, 13, died ...

 

No service

COLLECTIONS of green waste in Caversham, Emmer Green and the rest of Reading have been suspended until at least the end of next week. ...

 

Woman cycles in memory of boy

Woman cycles in memory of boy

A WOMAN is cycling 274 miles to raise money for Brain Tumour Research in memory of Charlie Ilsley. Claire Brown, from Cheltenham, is ...

 

Family golf

A NEW golf and outdoor sports centre has opened at the former Reading Golf Club in Emmer Green. Fairways Family Golf has a nine-hole ...

 

Family of murdered boy call for end to knife crime

Family of murdered boy call for end to knife crime

THE parents of a teenage murder victim have called for an end to knife crime. Stewart and Amanda Stephens spoke out after two ...

 

Golf club plan for 257 new homes refused

Golf club plan for 257 new homes refused

PLANS to build 257 homes on the former home of Reading Golf Club have been rejected. Reading Borough Council’s planning committee ...

 

Boys found guilty of murdering teenager

BREAKING: Boys found guilty of murdering teenager

TWO teenagers have been found guilty of murdering a 13-year-old boy in Emmer Green. Oliver Stephens, known as Olly, was stabbed twice ...

 

Boy stabbed after refusal to be ‘humiliated’ in fight

Boy stabbed after refusal to be ‘humiliated’ in fight

A TEENAGER who has pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of a 13-year-old boy told a court it was supposed to be a “one-on-one fist ...

 

Homes plan criticised

PLANS to build 257 homes at the former home of Reading Golf Club have been recommended for refusal. Officers at Reading Borough ...

 

Golf club’s housing plan refused unanimously

Golf club’s housing plan refused unanimously

PLANS to build 257 homes on the former home of Reading Golf Club have been refused. Reading Borough Council’s planning committee ...

 

Teenager wanted apology for spreading false rumors

Teenager wanted apology for spreading false rumors

A TEENAGER accused of stabbing a 13-year-old boy told the court he was “going to make him say sorry”. Oliver Stephens, known as Olly, ...

 

Campaigners’ ‘alternative plan’ to golf club housing

Campaigners’ ‘alternative plan’ to golf club housing

A CAMPAIGN group opposed to plans for 257 new homes at the former Reading Golf Club in Emmer Green have put forward an alternative ...

 

Theft trial

A MAN faces trial for the theft of money and jewellery. Craig Pieper, 36, of Grove Hill, Emmer Green, is accused of entering and ...

 

Golf club replies to critics of new ‘family’ venture

Golf club replies to critics of new ‘family’ venture

THE manager of the Reading Golf Club has hit back at criticism of a new venture in Chalkhouse Green. The club has applied for planning ...

 

Footpath memories wanted

RESIDENTS of Caversham and Emmer Green are being asked to contribute to a survey about how public rights of way are used. Reading ...

 

Dog day centre opens in memory of boy who lost cancer fight

Dog day centre opens in memory of boy who lost cancer fight

A DAY care centre for dogs created in memory of Charlie Ilsley opened on Saturday. Charlie’s Place is named after the 13-year-old boy ...

 

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