Wednesday, 22 September 2021

Creator of Henley-set drama is destined for greater things

WHEN Henley-raised 29-year old writer-director Kirsty Robinson introduced her feature-length offering at the film portion of this ...

Seven into 2016 is sum achievement

ABOUT 20 years back, synthpop legends Depeche Mode released a single called It’s No Good. The response from one music press reviewer ...

Keeping up with the Jones never gets old

BRITAIN’S favourite unlucky-in-love singleton returns to our screens 15 years after first capturing our hearts in this week’s Bridget ...

Deadly plot to kill Hitler’s successor

A POWERFUL wartime thriller based on real events, Anthropoid tells the story of a group of Czech resistance fighters who plot to ...

"One more time with feeling"

Henley’s Regal Picture House has been one of the select few cinemas across the UK who have been chosen to screen the film One More ...

Co-stars reunite for a twilight romance

BEST known for his late-Seventies hits Annie Hall and Manhattan, Woody Allen invites us to join him a step away from his familiar ...

Classic film screenings

PEPPARD Revels will hold two film nights later this year. The first on October 21 will feature a screening of A Man for All Seasons, ...

Ricky’s still as Brent as a nine-bob note

FOLLOWING an absence of 12 years from our screens, I’d almost forgotten that David Brent is a complex character with his heart firmly ...

‘Bad mothers’ takes on a new meaning

THE thought of forgetting about all of our adult responsibilities and revisiting our younger, more carefree days appeals to all of us ...

Another day at The Office for Gervais?

TO say I’m excited about the prospect of Ricky Gervais’s best-known character returning to our screens after an absence of 12 years is ...

Fat Sam’s Speakeasy lives again as Bugsy prepares to mark 40th

READING’S historic Olympia Ballroom will be transformed into Fat Sam’s Speakeasy for one night only next month as Reading Year of ...

Boy and dragon are the beast of friends

HOT on the heels of last month’s “reimagining” of Roald Dahl’s The BFG, Walt Disney’s Pete’s Dragon gets the same treatment this week. ...

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Family in theft plea

Family in theft plea

A FAMILY is appealing for the return of precious possessions after their cars were broken into. The vehicles were parked in Braybrooke Road, Wargrave, when they were targeted ... [more]

 

Extension approved

A PHOTOGRAPHER from Wargrave has received planning permission to extend his historic home. Tim Hodges, who lives in High Street with his wife Judith, is to build a single-storey ... [more]

 
Sorry, dad, my dahlias are better

Sorry, dad, my dahlias are better

A DAHLIA grower saw off competition from his father to take several prizes at the Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society’s 60th autumn show. Martin Hedges, from Emmer Green, won the ... [more]

 

Meeting swap

NEXT week’s meeting of Sonning Common Parish Council has been postponed. The council was due to meet at the village hall on Monday but this has been delayed until Monday, ... [more]

 

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