Sunday, 26 September 2021

Party to mark retirement of Poppy Appeal organiser

Party to mark retirement of Poppy Appeal organiser

A RETIRED army officer has stepped down as Peppard’s Poppy Appeal organiser after two decades. Nick Launders, 80, of Colliers Lane, ...

Full results from the 60th Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society autumn show

FLOWER CLASSES Vase of cactus dahlias: 1 M Hedges; 2 J Windass; 3 K Hedges Vase of decorative dahlias: 1 M Hedges; 2 D Smith; 3 K ...

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 ...

Football day

A FREE taster session for a walking football group for women over 40 will be held next Saturday (September 25). Active Leaders, of ...

Quiz night

A QUIZ night will be held at Sonning Common village hall on Friday, October 15 (7pm for a 7.30pm start).  Tickets cost £24 per table ...

Singers in celebratory mood as new village choir holds first rehearsal

Singers in celebratory mood as new village choir holds first rehearsal

A NEW choir in Sonning Common has rehearsed for the first time.  Harmony, which was formed after the Nottakwire singing group was ...

Henley Society

THE Michael Redley walking tour of the Charles Clements buildings in Henley quickly sold out. A full house of 24 members, led in two ...

Woodland Hunt Pony Club

Woodland Hunt Pony Club

WOODLAND Hunt Pony Club achieved great success at the Pony Club National Championships, held at Offchurch Bury in Warwickshire from ...

Henley U3A

HENLEY U3A has resumed live meetings of both its monthly talks and its art history talks. The next art history talk on Tuesday, ...

Inner Wheel of Caversham

HAVING been unable to meet for some 18 months, except by Zoom, our meeting in September at the Milestone Centre in Emmer Green was a ...

Pangbourne Rotary Club

WHAT better way is there to start the new year than with a run in the Woodcote 10km, which will take place on Sunday, January 9, 2022. ...

Eyot Centre Duke of Edinburgh Award

Eyot Centre Duke of Edinburgh Award

YES, it has been a busy year at the Eyot Centre for all the helpers that supervise the various Duke of Edinburgh’s Award levels. ...

Bridge sign marks end of Oxfordshire Way

Bridge sign marks end of Oxfordshire Way

A NEW sign has been installed at Henley Bridge to mark one end of the Oxfordshire Way. It was unveiled on Monday by Henley Mayor Sarah ...

Goring Gap wildlife experiences

Goring Gap wildlife experiences

WE are incredibly lucky to live in such a beautiful location with scenic countryside and amazing wildlife. Many of us might hear the ...

Cercle Francais

BONJOUR et bienvenue encore au Cercle Français. Cercle Francais (Reading French Circle) is for those who are learning French or love ...

Citizens Advice

THERE comes a time for all of us when we face problems that are too stressful or complicated to sort out alone. Last year — one of the ...

Club restarts

THE youth club in Sonning Common has restarted after the summer holidays.  The club meets at Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge School in ...

Compost talk

A TALK about composting will be given by Robert Langstaff at Sonning Common village hall on Tuesday, October 12 (time to be confirmed)....

Hot lunch

PEPPARD Lunch Club will meet at Peppard memorial hall in Gallowstree Road on Wednesday. A cooked lunch will be served from noon to 2pm....

Successful show day

THE Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society’s autumn show took place at Sonning Common village hall on Saturday.  There were more than 200 ...