Monday, 21 October 2019

Co-op food shop that’s good for you and planet

Co-op food shop that’s good for you and planet

QUALITY, local food is the mantra of the True Food Community Co-op. The shop, which began life as a club for people interested in ...

 

Governor steps down

THE chairman of governors at Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre in Emmer Green has stepped down.  John Taylor had been a governor ...

 

Runners remain cool in the rain

Runners remain cool in the rain

MORE than 200 people completed the third annual Emmer Green 10km despite having to run in heavy rain. The total was about 50 more than ...

 

Race day

THE third annual Emmer Green 10km run will take place on Sunday. The race will begin in the playing fields at Emmer Green Primary ...

 

Searle’s goal from outside box sets up opening day win

Searle’s goal from outside box sets up opening day win

ASHLEY SEARLE’S driving shot from outside the 18-yard box gave EMMER GREEN the perfect start in their opening Senior Division clash ...

 

Charlie given the all-clear

Charlie given the all-clear

A BOY who has spent months fighting cancer for a second time has been given the all-clear. Charlie Ilsley, 12, underwent £100,000 ...

 

Bleak future

THE future of Emmer Green Residents’ Association is at risk due to a lack of committee members. The group has issued an appeal for ...

 

Brave boy

Brave boy

A BOY fighting cancer has undergone more treatment in  Germany. Charlie Ilsley, 12, from Emmer Green, has already had radiotherapy and ...

 

Golf green vandalised twice

Golf green vandalised twice

A GREEN at a golf club was vandalised twice in a week. The attacks happened on the 14th hole at Reading Golf Club in Kidmore End Road, ...

 

Vandals damage golf club course

Vandals damage golf club course

VANDALS have damaged part of Reading Golf Club’s course. Two sections of turf were ripped up on the 14th green sometime between 8.30pm ...

 

Boy faces yet more treatment abroad

Boy faces yet more treatment abroad

A BOY who spent months in Turkey having £100,000 worth of cancer treatment is to go to Germany for more. Charlie Ilsley, 12, from ...

 

Choral date

THE South Chiltern Choral Society’s summer concert, featuring African music, will take place at Highdown School, Emmer Green, Saturday,...

 

Golf club plans move and sale of land for housing

Golf club plans move and sale of land for housing

A GOLF club that plans to sell its land for housing says it will leave by no later than March 31, 2021. Reading Golf Club, which ...

 

Charlie’s sale

A CAR boot sale will be held on Sunday to raise money for a boy’s cancer treatment. Charlie Ilsley, 12, from Emmer Green, has ...

 

Chalk mine labyrinth was once a hive of industry

Chalk mine labyrinth was once a hive of industry

IT has a history dating back almost 400 years, but many people still do not know about the chalk mining heritage of Emmer Green which ...

 

Pub flats plan

A PUB in Emmer Green could be knocked down and replaced with eight houses. Greene King, the owner of the Gardeners Arms, off Surley ...

 

I’ve got hair, says boy fitted with wig after long cancer treatment

I’ve got hair, says boy fitted with wig after long cancer treatment

CHARLIE ILSLEY now has a full head of hair thanks to a specialist salon. He lost all the hair on his head as a result of his ...

 

Why couldn’t the NHS save my son’s life, asks Charlie’s mum

Why couldn’t the NHS save my son’s life, asks Charlie’s mum

A WOMAN who had to take her young son to Turkey for cancer treatment wants to know why he was refused it on the NHS. Toni Ilsley spoke ...

 

Photographer snaps up professional qualification

Photographer snaps up professional qualification

A PHOTOGRAPHER from Henley has achieved a prestigious professional qualification. Can Sengunes, 49, of King James Way, has been made ...

 

Brave Charlie finally back home

Brave Charlie finally back home

A BOY battling cancer has returned home after spending more than two months in Turkey finishing his treatment. Charlie Ilsley, 12, ...

 

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