Wednesday, 06 July 2022

Electric vehicles help toddlers get sleep

Electric vehicles help toddlers get sleep

PARENTS that have switched to electric, plug-in hybrid or hybrid vehicles say their current cars are more effective in helping young children fall asleep than the previous petrol or diesel cars they have owned, according to the latest research by...
Elizabeth line house prices double

Elizabeth line house prices double

A NEW study has found that housing market activity in the areas near railway stations along the newly-opened Elizabeth line has increased over the last 10 years. The report, published by property website Rightmove, found that areas that were...
Two-floor penthouse on former brewery site with river views

Two-floor penthouse on former brewery site with river views

A PENTHOUSE flat with four balconies and views over Henley and the royal regatta course is on the market for the first time in more than 20 years. This spacious and elegantly decorated property occupies the entire third and fourth floors of a modern...
ID. Buzz has all extras needed in digital world

ID. Buzz has all extras needed in digital world

FEW car designs have impressed me in recent years more than the new ID. Buzz which, says its maker Volkswagen, combines “space and comfort with the digital world of smartphones and the home”.One of the aims of this car — or mini-bus — is that it is a...
Riverside garden with mooring

Riverside garden with mooring

A PRIVATE garden on the banks of the River Thames is available for sale a few miles upstream from Henley. The garden is in a private, secluded location, with a long sheltered mooring for boats and a splendid view of the river. It is accessed by foot...

Rip Curl model added to C3 Aircross range

Rip Curl model added to C3 Aircross range

MOTORISTS tend to associate the cars they have owned with a particular time of their life. The C3, though a modest small family car, ...

Town centre terraced house with secret courtyard garden

Town centre terraced house with secret courtyard garden

A THREE-BEDROOM property with a garden is available for sale in the centre of Henley. The terraced house is on Bell Street Mews, a ...

Juke hybrid delivers best of all worlds

THE electrification of Nissan’s range continues with dealers now taking orders for an advanced hybrid powertrain now available on the ...

High-standard town centre house steeped in history

High-standard town centre house steeped in history

OLD Bell House, an elegantly decorated five-bedroom home with a fabulous garden, is a rare find in Henley town centre. As a Grade II ...

Competition hots up on rental market

A SHORTAGE of available homes to rent is pushing up deposits and monthly rent payments, and leading to bidding wars, according to ...

Right to Buy scheme set to be relaunched

Right to Buy scheme set to be relaunched

PRIME Minister Boris Johnson has laid out plans to relaunch the Right to Buy scheme, and extend it to people living in housing ...

Call in experts for your home improvement solutions

Call in experts for your home improvement solutions

AFTER the lockdowns we have all experienced most of us have spent a great deal of time in our homes with many now working from home as ...

Jeep goes Jurassic

THE Jeep brand and Universal Pictures are teaming up once again, this time to launch Universal and Amblin Entertainment’s new Jurassic ...

Mercedes-Benz GLC is packed with technology

Mercedes-Benz GLC is packed with technology

WHETHER your car is small or large, the SUV (sport utility vehicle) design dominates trends among carmakers worldwide. The new ...

John Lewis rental homes in Reading

THE John Lewis Partnership has announced it will be building rental homes on the site of its vacant warehouse on Mill Lane in Reading. ...

Riverside home built with an Egyptian theme throughout

Riverside home built with an Egyptian theme throughout

SPHINX HILL in Moulsford, known locally as “the Egyptian house”, is on the market. The property belongs to Christopher McCall, a ...

Open day to showcase village’s new homes

DAVIS Tate is hosting an open day in Rotherfield Peppard this weekend. The event is intended to showcase a pair of newly-built houses ...

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Minibus trips for month

THE minibus service in Sonning Common has released its July timetable. The Fish Volunteer Centre offers shopping and leisure trips to residents who have difficulty finding their ... [more]

 

Community ‘shed’ plan delayed

PLANS for a community “shed” in Peppard have been put back to next year. It will be erected in the car park at the War Memorial Hall as a safe place for people to meet, chat and ... [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]

 

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