Royal Berks Fire and Rescue ‘have-a-go’ events for women at Whitley Wood training centre

The Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service (RBFRS) is running three have a go events this spring and summer aimed at encouraging more women to consider careers in firefighting.

Continue reading

Advertisements

‘The 39 Steps’ with the Shinfield Players

By Gillian Tunley and Brenda Sandilands.

Photo (c) Lizzy Lam

The Shinfield Players Theatre are presenting John Buchan’s and Alfred Hitchcock’s classic thriller The 39 Steps this week in a highly comedic adaptation by Patrick Barlow (from an original concept by Simon Corble and Nobby Dimon) involving four stellar actors playing over 130 roles in over 50 locations, phew!

Continue reading

‘Whitley Wood Album’ public art installed

The installation of the ‘Whitley Wood Album’, a set of three public artworks by Bruce Williams, was celebrated by the children of the Geoffrey Field Junior School in Whitley and the Reading mayor Rose Williams on 11 May.

Continue reading