Saturday, 20 January 2018

Former Dr Who star joins dog walk in aid of rescue charity

Former Dr Who star joins dog walk in aid of rescue charity

ALMOST 70 dog owners, including former Doctor Who star Colin Baker, took part in a fund-raising walk. The group set off from the Bull and Butcher pub in Turville on Saturday morning for the two-hour stroll along footpaths in the Hambleden valley. They...
Primroses stolen from scout hut

Primroses stolen from scout hut

THIEVES have stolen 70 primroses planted by beavers in Shiplake. The colourful flowers were pulled out of their tyre planters outside the scout hut in Shiplake Row sometime between Tuesday last week and Sunday. The theft was discovered by Ernie Povey,...
Conservatives win town council by-election

Conservatives win town council by-election

THE Henley Conservatives claimed victory by fewer than 100 votes in Thursday’s town council by-election. Donna Crook won the seat with 577 votes, beating Paula Isaac, of Henley Residents’ Group, with 484 votes and Jackie Walker, for Labour, with 131....

Post office may stay in village

Post office may stay in village

THE village of Nettlebed may be able to retain a post office. The post officer counter at the Spar shop at the BP petrol station in Port Hill will shut from the end of next month. Malthurst, which owns the petrol station, says the counter service is...
Charities galore! Sixth shop set to open in same street

Charities galore! Sixth shop set to open in same street

ANOTHER charity shop is set to open in Duke Street, Henley — the road’s sixth. The British Heart Foundation has applied for planning permission for a replacement shopfront and signage at the former home of Henley Studios, which closed last summer. It...

A hundred years on, barns are well worth converting

THE fashion for converting barns into dwellings is nothing new — it originated in older villages more than a century ago, writes Katie ...

Brakspear hire new business development manager

Brakspear hire new business development manager

BRAKSPEAR has appointed a new business development manager. Steve Head, who joins from Greene King, will be responsible for all of the ...

Surgery staff warned not to park in disabled spaces

Surgery staff warned not to park in disabled spaces

STAFF at two Henley surgeries have been warned not to park in disabled spaces reserved for patients. It comes after cars belonging to ...

70 drivers arrested

70 drivers arrested

MORE than 70 people were arrested on suspicion of drink or drug driving in Oxfordshire during Thames Valley Police’s annual Christmas ...

Church is packed for rector's farewell service

Church is packed for rector's farewell service

ST MARY’S Church in Henley was packed for the final service given by the outgoing rector of Henley with Remenham. Hundreds of ...

Couple to sell floating hotel after 14 years of cruising

Couple to sell floating hotel after 14 years of cruising

A FLOATING hotel has been put on the market for £425,000. Bonny and Andy Cowley, of Homelands Way, Henley, are selling the African ...

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Business as usual for charity

A CHARITY left homeless after a car smashed into its base in Sonning Common has a new temporary office. The Fish Volunteer Centre is running its operation from a room at Christ ... [more]

 

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