Wednesday, 25 May 2022

School installs memorial for boy who died aged 13

School installs memorial for boy who died aged 13

A SCHOOL has installed a memorial for a pupil who died of cancer. Highdown School in Emmer Green now has an oak bench and two cherry ...

 

Dawn chorus

A DAWN chorus walk around Clayfield Copse in Emmer Green will be held on Sunday, May 1. The walk will be led by Peter Scudamore and ...

 

Nature quiz

THE Friends of Caversham Court Gardens will be holding an Easter nature quiz in the riverside gardens tomorrow (Saturday) from 2pm to ...

 

Residents’ group is disbanded

EMMER Green Residents’ Association has been disbanded. This follows the decision by members of the committee not to put themselves up ...

 

... and so does 10km

THE Emmer Green 10km will take place this summer for the first time since 2019. The event, which has been cancelled for the past two ...

 

Residents and MP fight new homes next to beauty spot

Residents and MP fight new homes next to beauty spot

PLANS to demolish a workshop and store and replace them with two detached houses have been criticised. The Keen Partnership, on behalf ...

 

Man jailed for slavery offences

Man jailed for slavery offences

A MAN has been jailed for six years for modern slavery offences. Romario Harding subjected a man in his forties to forced labour ...

 

Golf course development approved despite protest

Golf course development approved despite protest

PLANS for 223 new homes at the former Reading Golf Club course in Emmer Green have been approved despite opposition from residents. ...

 

Golf club’s housing plan approved

Golf club’s housing plan approved

A PLAN to build more than 200 houses on the site of a former golf course in Emmer Green has been approved. About 50 people turned up ...

 

Bin collection

Bin collection

GARDEN waste collections in Reading will resume on Monday. Reading Borough Council had paused the service due as resources were ...

 

Golf club’s housing plan sparks record opposition

Golf club’s housing plan sparks record opposition

PLANS to build homes on the former site of Reading Golf Club are believed to have again broken the record for the number of objections ...

 

MP slams tech firms over harmful content

MP slams tech firms over harmful content

AN MP has called for social media companies to be made to remove harmful content following the murder of an Emmer Green boy whose ...

 

Murdered teenager remembered year after death

Murdered teenager remembered year after death

THE parents of a boy who was murdered after a row on social media have renewed their appeal for an end to knife crime. Stuart and ...

 

Development plans moving on

Development plans moving on

A PLANNING application is to be submitted for 153 homes and a care home at Caversham Park. Beechcroft Developments, which bought the ...

 

Killer girl’s sentence increased

Killer girl’s sentence increased

A GIRL who admitted manslaughter after a teenage boy was knifed to death has had her custodial sentence increased. The 14-year-old was ...

 

Footpaths at former BBC estate set to be reinstated

Footpaths at former BBC estate set to be reinstated

PUBLIC footpaths across Caversham Park could be reinstated. The former BBC estate, which has been sold to a developer and is set to ...

 

Donegan puts down marker

EMMER GREEN continued their rich vein of form with a 6-1 victory over Woodley Saints Hobnob in the first round of the Industrial Cup ...

 

Donegan puts down marker

EMMER GREEN continued their rich vein of form with a 6-1 victory over Woodley Saints Hobnob in the first round of the Industrial Cup ...

 

Donegan puts down marker

EMMER GREEN continued their rich vein of form with a 6-1 victory over Woodley Saints Hobnob in the first round of the Industrial Cup ...

 

Charlie’s mother launches second dog care business

Charlie’s mother launches second dog care business

A SECOND dog day care centre set up in memory of a 13-year-old boy who died of cancer has opened. Charlie’s Dog Place, off Kennylands ...

 

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