Monday, 18 December 2017

College's £3m Science Centre

College's £3m Science Centre

A £3MILLION science, technology, engineering and mathematics centre is set to be created at The Henley College. The state-of-the-art facility would intially be part of the existing Deanfield campus but the college would like a new, purpose-built...

Living Advent Calendar Day 16: Anne and the Doughboys

Living Advent Calendar Day 16: Anne and the Doughboys

A THREE-piece band played to a crowd of about 150 people on the 16th night of the Henley Living Advent Calendar. Anne and the Doughboys, featuring Anne Baker and Mike Lawlor, of Lawlor’s The Bakers which is based at Henley Enterprise Park, performed...

Ban buses with rowdy football fans from town, says landlord

Ban buses with rowdy football fans from town, says landlord

THE landlord of a Henley pub says he has suffered abuse after refusing to serve rowdy football fans. Neil Ainsworth, who runs the Argyll in Market Place, says coaches of away supporters travelling to watch their teams play Reading are being dropped...
Living Advent Calendar Day 15: Congo Frog Boudoir Band

Living Advent Calendar Day 15: Congo Frog Boudoir Band

THE Congo Frog Boudoir Band were the stars of the 15th night of the Henley Living Advent Calendar. The seven-piece group played a collection of festive and classic songs to a crowd of more than 50 people in the main room of the town hall last night...
Students decorate shop window

Students decorate shop window

STUDENTS decorated a charity shop window in Henley with a giant advent calendar. The 13 fashion and textiles students from Reading College spent about three hours creating the display at the Sue Ryder shop in Duke Street. The wooden calendar was...

Walkers raise £1,000 for vulnerable veterans

Walkers raise £1,000 for vulnerable veterans

A GROUP of walkers raised almost £1,000 for charity with a sponsored trek. Saturday’s event was organised by the Reading and Oxford ...

Residents want to keep out the rain

A SHELTERED housing complex in Wargrave needs a new entrance to help tackle a “wind tunnel” that lets in rainwater. Wargrave Housing ...

I'll make Tories more popular, says council by-election candidate

I'll make Tories more popular, says council by-election candidate

A WOMAN is to stand for the Conservatives at next month’s Henley Town Council by-election — just months after her unsuccessful bid to ...

Police appeal over unprovoked nightclub attack

Police appeal over unprovoked nightclub attack

POLICE have issued an appeal to find two men they say may have witnessed an unprovoked attack at a Henley nightclub. An 18-year-old ...

Girl wins £200 for her school with Christmas card design

Girl wins £200 for her school with Christmas card design

A CHRISTMAS card designed by an eight-year-old girl has won a Wargrave school £250. Charlotte Pizzey, a pupil at Robert Piggott Junior ...

Pupils go back to Victorian era

Pupils go back to Victorian era

Pupils at Rupert House School in Henley performed a Christmas concert for parents and staff. Youngsters from years three to six sang ...

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School to save cost on energy

SOLAR panels installed at Sonning Common Primary School will help save it £8,000 in energy costs. The school in Grove Road has become the 25th Low Carbon Hub solar school in ... [more]

 
Firemen heat up the night

Firemen heat up the night

SIX firefighters sent temperatures rising when they began dancing The Full Monty outside Henley fire station on a chilly winter evening. But they were stopped by an “elf and ... [more]

 

Tree chipping

RESIDENTS of Caversham will be able to recycle their Christmas trees at the car park at Mapledurham playing fields, off Upper Woodcote Road, from January 2 to 17. The trees will ... [more]

 

Tractor cash

THE remembrance tractor run which started and finished at the New Inn in Kidmore End raised £1,000 for the Royal British Legion and not £545 as we reported last week. The event ... [more]

 

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