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Lexie’s Story About Being Born with a Cleft Lip and Palate

One in 700 children are born with a cleft lip or palate which means 1,200 children this year alone. Surgery is ...

Book Review: This is Going to Hurt by Adam Kay

This is Going to Hurt is a book that should be on everyone’s reading list. A book written in secret by Adam Kay, a ...

The Hornet – gentle giant or evil monster?

A lot of people are reporting big hornets in their garden this year. The one above was found dead in greenhouse in ...

What to Do this Summer Holiday 2018

Heaps for kids to do locally this summer holiday. There is a lot to be said for letting your kids get bored so they ...

Nordic Walking with Ashley Sandy

Nordic Walking turns a walk into a work-out, improving your posture while enjoying the countryside around ...

Penny Post Newsletter May 24-31 2018

In this week’s PP: Slugs, snails and puppy dog’s tails (a guide to dealing with slimy garden pests), ...

Trustees and Volunteers wanted to conserve our local landscape

Would you like to help conserve and enhance the natural beauty of the North Wessex Downs – the protected Area of ...

0.4/0.6 KS1 Class Teacher commencing September 2018

Baydon St Nicholas Primary School is seeking an inspirational, caring and committed teacher to join their hard ...

Thatcham Festival Student Photography Competition

Thatcham Photographic Club, in collaboration with Thatcham Town Council and Scion Communications Ltd has launched ...

What to Do this May Halfterm

Heaps for kids to do locally to let off steam this May halfterm-  including a Real Science Day in Wantage, a ...