Thursday, 27 January 2022

Child’s play

A BABY and toddler group in Henley has restarted. BATS take place at the Chantry House, next to St Mary’s Church, every Wednesday from ...

 

No coffee

A COFFEE morning due to be held at Checkendon church tomorrow (Saturday) has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

 

Church brunch

A NEW year’s brunch will be held at Springwater Church in Blounts Court Road, Peppard, on Sunday from 10.30am. It will include a ...

 

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 ...

 

Camel and donkeys take part in nativity procession

Camel and donkeys take part in nativity procession

ABOUT 200 people attended a recreation of Mary and Joseph’s journey to Bethlehem. The Christmas Eve procession began at Ewelme village ...

 

Help with loss

A COURSE on bereavement care will take place in Goring next month. Organised by Rev Ben Phillips, of the benefice of Goring and ...

 

Dame Mary’s Christmas TV bible reading

Dame Mary’s Christmas TV bible reading

MARY BERRY will be seen on television on Christmas night giving a bible reading at her favourite church. She was filmed at St James ...

 

Legacy remembered

Legacy remembered

A wreath was laid at the Pheasants Hill Cemetery to remember the founder of the poppy factory. Major George Howson, who died on ...

 

Follow the star walk

AN interactive walk-through nativity is taking place for a second year at Holy Trinity Church in Henley next week. The event, called ...

 

Christingle

THE Christingle service held at St Mary’s Church in Henley is returning after being cancelled last year due to the coronavirus ...

 

Expert help

THE vice-chairman of Turville Parish Council has been appointed chairman of the Oxford Diocesan Board of Finance. Sir Hector Sants has ...

 

Volunteers record graveyard names before they vanish

Volunteers record graveyard names before they vanish

A GROUP of volunteers have created a record of all the gravestones in the churchyard in Kidmore End. Six members of the congregation ...

 

Gifts appeal

THE food bank at Springwater Church in Sonning Common is appealing for small Christmas presents. The gifts will be given to 10 ...

 

Flower class

A FLOWER arranging workshop will be held at St Michael’s Church in Peppard Road, Sonning Common, on Saturday, December 18 at a time to ...

 

Church work

MEMBERS of a church in Peppard are trying to raise £10,000 to renovate the disabled toilet and flooring. More than £5,000 has already ...

 

Remembrance poppy made from stones

Remembrance poppy made from stones

A GIANT remembrance poppy made of stones has been created in the grounds of Shiplake College. The stones were painted red by year 7 ...

 

Winter break

THE gardening club at St Michael’s Church in Sonning Common has taken a break for the winter. It will return in the spring and would ...

 

Parish room use survey

RESIDENTS are being asked whether the Kidmore End and Sonning Common Parochial Church Council should renew its lease on the parish ...

 

Prayers said for murdered MP at Mayor’s civic service

Prayers for murdered MP at Mayor’s civic service

PRAYERS were said for Sir David Amess at the Henley civic service on Sunday. This took place less than 48 hours after the Conservative ...

 

Church clock glowing again after makeover by volunteers

Church clock glowing again after makeover by volunteers

THE clock at Checkendon church is positively glowing. That’s down to the amount of 24 carat gold leaf that has been applied to the ...

 

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Location Wallingford

Cranford House School is seeking to appoint the following roles: SCHOOL MATRON This is a full time role with 10 weeks’ ...

 

FULL AND PART-TIME POSITIONS

Location Henley on Thames

Recruiting for full and part time front of house staff at Bistro at the Boathouse. Good rate of pay, staff discount and ...