Sunday, 22 April 2018

Attractions galore at 40th traditional boat festival

Attractions galore at 40th traditional boat festival

THE Thames Traditional Boat Festival will celebrate its 40th anniversary this summer. The largest gathering of traditional river craft in the world will be held at Fawley Meadows from Friday to Sunday, July 20 to 22. There will be vessels ranging...
Neighbours urged to rent drives for student parking

Neighbours urged to rent drives for student parking

RESIDENTS of a Henley street have been urged to rent out their driveways to improve safety. The suggestion was made by town councillor Sam Evans at a full council meeting following a series of incidents in Deanfield Road, near The Henley College. In...
At home with Amal Clooney

At home with Amal Clooney

AMAL CLOONEY is enjoying life on the banks of the River Thames. The human rights lawyer and wife of Hollywood star George says that Aberlash House in Sonning has allowed them to enjoy some privacy. The couple bought the Grade II listed property for a...

Mary Berry to appear at new food festival

Mary Berry to appear at new food festival

MARY BERRY will appear at a new food festival at Stonor Park. The food writer and television presenter, 83, who lives in Henley, will headline the event at the country house on June 16 and 17. She will be joined by MasterChef finalists Billy Wright...
Body found in search for missing pensioner

Body found in search for missing pensioner

POLICE have recovered a body, believed to be that of pensioner Frederick Lawson, from the River Thames at Shiplake today (Friday).Mr Lawson, 82, of Mill Lane, Shiplake, was reported missing on April 4. He is believed to have left his home to check on...

Prisoner of war, festival founder and charity branch chairman honoured

Prisoner of war, festival founder and charity branch chairman honoured

A MAN held prisoner of war for four years, the founder of the Henley Youth Festival and the chairman of the Henley and Peppard branch ...

Women honoured for opening home to disabled adults

Women honoured for opening home to disabled adults

A MOTHER and daughter have been honoured for opening their home to adults with learning difficulties. Rosemary Dean and Lindsay ...

Volunteers save thousands of amphibians

Volunteers save thousands of amphibians

MORE than 7,300 toads, frogs and newts were rescued from death on a busy Henley road by volunteers. The annual Toad Patrol group spent ...

School to be co-educational from 2020

School to be co-educational from 2020

RUPERT House School will become fully co-educational from September 2020. The independent school in Bell Street, Henley, currently ...

Mayor’s civic dinner has Bollywood theme

Mayor’s civic dinner has Bollywood theme

GUESTS donned traditional Indian dress for the Mayor of Henley’s Bollywood-themed civic dinner. Councillor Kellie Hinton welcomed ...

Coffee shop forced to shut for weeks due to flooding

Coffee shop forced to shut for weeks due to flooding

A COFFEE shop in Henley will be closed for several weeks following severe flooding. Staff at Starbucks in Market Place arrived at work ...

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Fly-tipper sentenced

A MAN who fly-tipped cannabis plants in Exlade Street has been ordered to pay more than £1,600. Marenglen Dulaj, from Swindon, also dumped rubbish sacks, compost, plant pots, ... [more]

 

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