Thursday, 07 July 2022

Curry heaven at Café le Raj

CARLSBERG don’t do curries — but if they did, they wouldn’t be a patch on those served at Café Le Raj in Henley. The Indian restaurant ...

English wines to please the eye and excite the palate

A FAMILY-RUN business since 1980, the Chiltern Valley Winery and Brewery is passionately committed to providing you with products ...

Browsing the bookshelves for the ultimate dinner party gift

THERE’S a sacred place in Henley where I expand my knowledge. How to bikini wax, avoid cauliflower blight, treat verrucas, learn of ...

Mouthwatering food on a lazy summer’s afternoon

I ENJOYED a lazy summer afternoon at the newly refurbished Fat Fox Inn in Watlington, writes Judith Toner. A traditional country pub ...

Fine dining experience was so perfectly spiced

EARLY on Saturday evening we arrived at the award-winning Haweli restaurant in Wargrave, writes Karen French. An array of bright ...

Riverfront lunch was an experience to treasure

THERE are some restaurants that offer so much more than a fantastic meal, and Shaun Dickens at the Boathouse is a prime example, ...

Clue is in the name at Tandoori Connoisseur

WITH a wealth of Indian restaurants for curry lovers to choose from, quality ingredients and preparation now often set apart the good ...

Warm and welcoming pub was the perfect February lunchtime refuge

ON a rainy, cold and blustery February day, a trip to the Fat Fox Inn in Watlington proved a perfect lunchtime highlight, writes Katie ...

Social networking the old-school way

IT isn’t easy being single and finding a new partner when you are in your forties, fifties, and beyond. A lot of people try internet ...

Foodie find was a special start to 2016

THE Baskerville in Shiplake is undoubtedly a foodie find. With the most wonderful position, ambience and hospitality, my January blues ...

Veggie Christmas cake is soul good

I’VE devised a vegetarian gluten free Christmas cake recipe for BBC Good Food. Easy to substitute beef suet and use Doves Farm ...

‘Great expectations’ were more than met

A STUNNING setting, fantastic food and incredible hospitality are the recipe for an amazing luncheon, writes Katie Thomas. With a warm ...

More News:

Mini zoo

ZOOLAB will visit Sonning Common library on Wednesday, July 27 at 11am. Children will be able to see and learn about different animals. Tickets (£5 each) can be bought at the ... [more]

 

WI coffee

A COFFEE morning organised by Sonning Common WI will be held at the village hall on Wednesday from 10.30am to noon. As well as tea, coffee and biscuits, there will be a tombola ... [more]

 
School stages summer fair

School stages summer fair

ABOUT 500 people attended the summer fair held at Sonning Common Primary School. Attractions included stalls, a barbecue, bouncy castle, lucky dips, a raffle and games such as ... [more]

 

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