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Good Friday Workshop

April 18th 9:45 - 12:00

St. John's Church, Mortimer

Follow the Easter story through the Stations of the Cross, sing your favourite Easter hymns, make hot cross buns, create Easter cards and masks or plant an Easter garden.

Please email with name, ag and contact details. Under 5s must be accompanied by an adult. A donation of £3.00 per child is suggested

Free CPR and emergency lifesaving training

29th April 9:30 a.m. – 12:00

Scout Hut, Birch Lane, Mortimer

 What will you do if someone collapses in front of you?

Come and spend 2.5 hours gaining the confidence and techniques to cope with this situation safely, keeping that person alive until the emergency services arrive. A serious subject made fun by an amazing instructor. This free course is suitable for all adults and those over 11 years. Email or ring 9332620 to reserve your place!


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Recommended businesses

If you are looking for a builder, plumber, piano teacher, yoga instructor or any other local business recommended by people from Mortimer, take a look under the Businesses section above. 

Police Matters

Burghfield Common Tesco - 17th March, 7:30 pm

Thames Valley Police is appealing for information regarding a robbery in Burghfield Common.

A man walked into Tesco supermarket in Reading Road, Burghfield Common, at about 7.30pm on 17th March with a weapon described by witnesses as a handgun.The offender demanded money from members of staff, who handed over a quantity of money to the suspect. The offender placed the money in a plastic bag and then left the store on foot.

A member of the public tried to detain the offender outside the store, but the suspect managed to flee the scene on foot. The money and handgun were recovered at the scene by police. No arrests have been made at this stage of the investigation.

Investigating officer, Det Con Daniel Bowles of Force CID at Newbury said: “I would appeal to anyone who witnessed the incident, or has any information about the offence to contact the police immediately. “If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at . No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

“I would like to reassure the community that police are undertaking a thorough investigation in order to bring those responsible to justice. I would commend the bravery shown by the member of the public who tried to detain the suspect. However, Thames Valley Police would not advise members of the public to put themselves in danger by approaching offenders.”

West End Rd, Between 4th  - 7th March
A catalytic convertor was stolen from underneath a parked silver Ford Transit van . 

If you have any information about this incident or see anyone tampering with a vehicle please call the 24-hour Police Enquiry Centre on 101.

If you have information on a suspected crime in progress, call 999. If you have information which could help police, please call the 24-hour Enquiry Centre on 101 or you can ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at . No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.


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