Thursday, 27 January 2022

New house with symmetrical design on National Trust estate

New house with symmetrical design on National Trust estate

A NEW five-bedroom house within the walls of the Basildon Park Estate, which is owned by the National Trust, is on the market. Barn House is the brainchild of property developer John Wakefield. He said: “I’ve built more than 200 houses in the area...
Oratory provides pupils with skills for life beyond school

Oratory provides pupils with skills for life beyond school

A WARM welcome awaits you at the Oratory Preparatory School, an independent Catholic day and boarding school for boys and girls aged two to 13 years old, just awarded “excellent” for the personal development and academic achievement of its pupils,...
Somerset has largest house price growth

Somerset has largest house price growth

AREAS in the UK with the biggest house price growth in 2021 saw the value of homes rise by three times the national average, according to the latest research from Halifax. The fastest increase occurred in Taunton, Somerset, where house prices grew by...
Fancy starting the New Year with new interiors?

Fancy starting the New Year with new interiors?

EVER thought “I must get round to doing those home improvements and we really do need a new makeover for the home — perhaps a new kitchen, bedroom or bathroom”? Now we are several weeks into the New Year, now is the time to start planning for them and...
Move with the beat at beginners dance class

Move with the beat at beginners dance class

STRICTLY has now finished and what a series that was. The sheer brilliance of Rose Ayling-Ellis was so inspirational, moving and fab-u-lous. After the success of Bill Bailey in 2020, a 56-year-old man who had never danced before, and now Rose, it just...

Peaceful hideaway in village beloved by film and television

Peaceful hideaway in village beloved by film and television

A COTTAGE with two bedrooms and a beautiful private garden is on the market in Turville. Maggie Yeo and her husband Nigel bought Belle ...

Average house prices hit record high

HOUSE prices in the UK rose by 10.4 per cent in December, according to mortgage lender Nationwide. The average house is now valued at ...

Number of first-time buyers on the up

THE number of first-time buyers surpassed 400,000 for the first time since 2002 last year, according to a report from the Yorkshire ...

UK’s most expensive street is revealed

TITE STREET in the London Borough of Chelsea and Kensington is the UK’s most expensive Halifax has revealed the UK’s most expensive ...

Character home with paddock has potential for extension

Character home with paddock has potential for extension

A THREE-BEDROOM family home with the potential to extend or refurbish has just come on the market. Kingsfield House in Kings Farm Lane ...

Balanced workouts at socially distanced classes

Balanced workouts at socially distanced classes

PILATES ABC, Henley, is running socially distanced hall sessions during the day and evening — come and join us. Our balanced workouts ...

Mortgage interest rates rise to curb inflation

THE Bank of England raised interest rates from 0.1 per cent to 0.25 per cent in December — the first rise in three years — and some ...

EV wins vehicle of the year gong

EV wins vehicle of the year gong

THE Peugeot 208 has been with us since 2012 when it was launched at the Geneva Motor Show. This supermini soon became a favourite with ...

Rose (and Bill) have shown that anyone can dance

Rose (and Bill) have shown that anyone can dance

STRICTLY Come Dancing has now finished and, wow, what a series that was. The sheer brilliance of actress Rose Ayling-Ellis was so ...

Fancy starting the New Year with new interiors?

Fancy starting the New Year with new interiors?

EVER thought “I must get round to doing those home improvements and we really do need a new makeover for the home — perhaps a new ...

Large property with commanding position and views yet a stroll from station

Large property with commanding position and views yet a stroll from station

A FIVE-BEDROOM house in Streatley is on the market. Tierra Mia in Wallingford Road was built in 2010 by Richmond Homes, of Reading, in ...

Vauxhall accelerates towards ‘Plug & Go’ future

Vauxhall accelerates towards ‘Plug & Go’ future

VAUXHALL has unveiled its new “Plug & Go” offering, available to buyers across its electric car and van range. Every Vauxhall electric ...

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New play area cost goes up

NEW equipment for the recreation ground in Watlington will cost more than expected. The parish council has agreed to spend an additional £1,536 on the equipment for the playground ... [more]

 

Four short

A MEMBER of Watlington parish council has resigned. Richard Dorney-Savage was a member of the council’s strategy committee. Matt Reid, who chairs the council, said: “Juggling home ... [more]

 

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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’ ...

 

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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 ...