Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Church celebrates creation of £2m community centre

Church celebrates creation of £2m community centre

A SPECIAL celebration was held to mark the closure of an appeal fund that enabled the creation of the Christ Church Centre in Henley. About £2 million was raised for the building project, which included a covered concourse and the addition of modern...
Money needed for summer fireworks display

Money needed for summer fireworks display

THE summer fireworks display during Henley Royal Regatta has received a cash boost. Henley Town Council has agreed to give £3,000 towards this year’s event, as it did last year. Another £1,500 has been raised through bucket collections and donations...
Henley Town Council by-election confirmed

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'There's no room for new housing'

HENLEY has no room for hundreds of extra new homes, according to town councillors. They say the town is already “bursting beyond its boundaries” and does not have the infrastructure to support more growth. It also suffers from traffic congestion,...

Road set to close for weeks

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Road set to close for weeks

THE main road between Henley and Reading is set to be closed for weeks from next month for repairs. The A4155 Henley Road has been reduced to one lane near the Flowing Spring since April following a carriageway collapse caused by previous flooding....

Firefighters free inquisitive dog from fencing

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Firefighters free inquisitive dog from fencing

A STUDENT has praised firefighters who rescued her dog after its head got stuck in metal fencing in a Henley pub garden. Marnie Spiers, 21, tried to free Immy, a seven-year-old Jack Russell-Bichon cross, herself but without success. It was only after...

From supermodel's chef to Henley cafe (via California)

From supermodel's chef to Henley cafe (via California)

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HE has been personal chef to media magnate Rupert Murdoch, a MasterChef semi-finalist and head chef at the British Museum in London. ...

Temporary headteacher pledges to help save school

Temporary headteacher pledges to help save school

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THE interim headteacher of Chiltern Edge School has pledged to help keep it open. The secondary school in Sonning Common is under ...

Winery wins buildings design award

Winery wins buildings design award

A £2 MILLION winery in the Stonor Valley has won this year’s Chilterns Buildings Design Award. The building at Hundred Hills Vineyard ...

Chill out, it's Zenley-on-Thames

Japanese rock garden for Chelsea Fringe Festival

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A POP-UP Japanese rock garden has been created for the fourth annual Chelsea Fringe Henley festival. It was designed and built by ...

My daughter, the Kiwi bishop

My daughter, the Kiwi bishop

A MAN from Wargrave has spoken of his pride after his daughter was chosen to become New Zealand’s fourth ever female bishop. Terry ...

Sun shines on tractor run

Chiltern Vintage Tractor Run

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IT may not have been quite tropical weather but the sun did come out for the Hawaiian-themed Chiltern Vintage Tractor Run on Sunday. A ...

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Silence for Manchester

A MINUTE’S silence for the victims of the Manchester terror attack was held at a meeting of Henley Town Council on Tuesday. Mayor Kellie Hinton said: “Like all of you, this ... [more]

 

Graffiti okay

GRAFFITI at Sonning Common skate park will be allowed as long as it is not obscene. Since the facility at Bishopswood recreation ground was opened in 2015 some parts have been ... [more]

 

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