Friday, 18 October 2019

Volvo’s vision of a safer future is clearly in sight

Volvo’s vision of a safer future is clearly in sight

AS Volvo moves into a future of producing super-safe cars, the firm’s 2020 models display advanced technologies that are a clear sign of things to come. Volvo’s so-called Safety Vision is both ambitious and close to hand — the Swedish carmaker’s aim...
D-Day general’s wartime home is secret no longer

D-Day general’s wartime home is secret no longer

IT is 1944 and mainland Europe is on its knees, ravaged by years of Nazi occupation and desperately waiting for liberation. Large numbers of American military personnel are over here, standing shoulder to shoulder with our British soldiers ready for...
‘I wouldn’t change a thing...’

‘I wouldn’t change a thing...’

CAVERSHAM Preparatory School is a small school where every child reaches their full potential. As our most recent Independent Schools Inspectorate report put it: “The proprietors have created a happy school, based on family values, where children are...
Sixth form prepares students for what comes next

Sixth form prepares students for what comes next

ST JOSEPH’S COLLEGE was rated the top school in the Reading area and 53rd in England in the government league table 2019 for progress made from GCSE to A-level. At St Joseph’s we are dedicated to providing the best education for our students, not...
College launches new options at A-level

College launches new options at A-level

SHIPLAKE College has introduced exciting new subject options to the sixth form curriculum. Sociology is being offered as an A-level from September 2020, adding to other popular social science subject options which include Economics, Politics and...

Safe and supportive positions will help you achieve the right balance

Safe and supportive positions will help you achieve the right balance

PILATES ABC Henley workouts are suitable for all ages and levels of activity, whether taken in a group or as a private session. ...

When a pain in the neck is a bit more, we can help

When a pain in the neck is a bit more, we can help

WHEN is a pain in the neck more than a pain in the neck? Typically, neck pain is caused by a muscle strain or a joint problem, and one ...

Surveyors publish free guide to fire safety

Surveyors publish free guide to fire safety

THE Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has published a clear and impartial fire safety guide to highlight the responsibilities ...

Communal spaces are losing out to bedrooms

Communal spaces are losing out to bedrooms

AN investigation by the Times has found that landlords of shared houses are increasingly turning communal spaces into bedrooms, ...

Country spread is walking distance from town centre

Country spread is walking distance from town centre

WOODLANDS House is a fabulous seven-bedroom home in Harpsden Woods, currently on the market with a guide price of £3,750,000. Harpsden ...

New Henley homes are totally up to the minute

New Henley homes are totally up to the minute

A PAIR of new homes has been built at Robhill Gardens on Greys Road, by local property developer Bentier Homes. One house has already ...

Author lived to tell his near-death tale

Author lived to tell his near-death tale

A WARGRAVE man who had a terrifying near-death experience while on holiday in Majorca has written a book about his experiences. ...

Book’s a fast track to F1 glory

A BOOK that bills itself as the first and only practical guide to being the next Lewis Hamilton has just been published. How to be F1 ...

Škoda’s new model is safely able to compete

Škoda’s new model is safely able to compete

IT’S always an intriguing prospect when a brand new model — that is, a first generation car with no “baggage” attached — comes to the ...

There’s still time to try Help to Buy ISA

ASPIRING homeowners are being reminded that they have just under two months left to take advantage of a helpful government savings ...

Market survey’s good news for UK landlords

DEMAND for lettings is continuing to rise against a backdrop of falling supply, according to the latest residential market survey from ...

Cottage has comfort, character and charm

Cottage has comfort, character and charm

NUMBER 2 Walnut Tree Cottage is a period property blessed with character, comfort and spectacular views. Situated in a quiet rural ...

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Pools refurb

THE owners of the police rehabilitation centre at Flint House in Goring have sought permission from South Oxfordshire District Council to refurbish its hydrotherapy and exercise ... [more]

 

Art festival return date

THE dates for next year’s Watlington ArtWeeks festival have been revealed. The town will host a variety of artists at different venues for the second time from May 2 to May 10. ... [more]

 

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Teacher of Media Studies

Teacher of Media Studies Starting September 2019 Part-Time (10 Hours Per Week) Shiplake College is a dynamic and ...