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Village Hardware to Become Toy Shop
Village Hardware is moving across to the Parade to make way for a Toy Shop. The new Toy Shop is to be run by Fred of Village Hardware's wife Angie. So it is being kept in the family. Click here for more
New Library and Parish Office Get the Go-ahead
Everything is now in place for work to start on the new Cookham Community Project at Cookham Rise Primary School. This will comprise of a new library, cyber café, Parish Office and Community room. Some work has been carried out already outside the school to improve the parking. The new facility will increase the off road parking considerably. Click here for more
Cookham.com's Worst Road Poll Presented to the Parish Council
Cookham.com presented the Worst Road Poll, that was carried out over a six week period in April and May, to Tony Prichard, Chairman of the Parish Council, at the Council Meeting held at Cookham Rise Primary School on Tuesday 5th June. The Council was extremely sympathetic to the comments made and said that they would continue to push the Borough Council on Cookham's behalf. Click here for more
New Shoe Shop to Open in Cookham High Street
A new ladies' shoe shop is to be opened in the High Street, which will be much welcomed by those of us who now have to go further afield to find suitable footwear. Click here for more
Skateboarder Closely Avoids Accident
A teenager closely avoided a bad accident on 30 May while skateboarding down Haldore Hill. Cookham roads are popular for skatebording teenagers, who say that there are no proper facilities for them to go. Maidenhead has similar problems with young people skateboarding around the St Ives Road area. The Borough Council has had a temporary skatepark at Kidwells Park, run by the River Church. There are plans to build a permanent facility in Maidenhead. Click here for more
Cookham Society Votes for New Chairman
The Cookham Society had its AGM on 24 May to a packed room at the Chartered Institute of Marketing at Moor Hall. There was an unprecedented number of people standing for the committee and there was even a vote for the new Chairman. John Bowley had decided to stand down, after an extremely exhausting year. Click here for more

Coming Events

Cantorum Choir - Holy Trinity Church 8pm
(30 June 2001)
Bucks Art Week
(16 June - 1 July 2001)
Ships On Show - HMS Pinafore and Showboat 2.30pm
(7 July 2001)
A Gala Concert to Celebrate Sir Stanley Spencer's Love of Music
(7 July 2001)
Colonel Garrett Cricket Cup
(22 July 2001)
Cookham Regatta
(1 September 2001)
Spring Concerts in Lea Barn, Cookham
(10 & 23 Sept 2001)
Cookham Dean Village Fete
(15 September 2001)
Stanley Spencer Summer Exhibition
(13th April - 31st October 2001)
News Archive
Mary Donnelly Celebrates her 90th Birthday (May 2001)

Cookham Tavern Under New Owner (May 2001)

LWT's Boot Sale Challengers from Cookham (May 2001)

Wind in the Willows Features at Highfield (April 2001)

Cookham v St Benoit Youth Sports Challenge (April 2001)

King's Arms Has a Facelift (April 2001)

Local club helps provide over 100,000 litres clean water to El Salvador quake victims (March 2001)

Cookham Handbell Ringers Raise Money for Charity (March 2001)

Methodists Raise Money for Disabled Facilities (February 2001)

Millennium History Exhibition at Pinder Hall a Winner (February 2001)

Archive 2000

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