Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Wish upon a sycamore and make your dreams come true

Wish upon a sycamore and make your dreams come true

A SYCAMORE tree in Marsh Meadows, Henley, has been designated as a wishing tree. About 15 people attended the official opening of the tree on Friday evening, where each person tied a ribbon to the tree and made a wish. There will be a plaque fixed...

Prime Minister dips in to annual village show

Prime Minister dips in to annual village show

PRIME MINISTER Theresa May was an unexpected guest at the annual Sonning Show. The Maidenhead MP, who has a home in the village, attended the event on Saturday, September 16 to the surprise of organisers, who were not told she would turn up. The show...

Brave James is in the picture

Brave James is in the picture

JAMES MARSH is enjoying his first days at school as he comes to the end of two years of cancer treatment. The four-year-old, who was diagnosed with acute leukaemia in 2015, is excited about being with new friends as he has had to spend much of his...

Playing fields are the best site for my primary school

Playing fields are the best site for my primary school

MAPLEDURHAM playing fields is not only the ideal site to build the new Heights Primary School but the only option. That’s the view of Karen Edwards, who has been headteacher of the free school since it opened in September 2014 in temporary...

Housing targets could drop after law change

Housing targets could drop after law change

HENLEY’S housebuilding targets could be cut under new legislation. The Government is consulting on a revised method of assessing the need for housing nationally, which could reduce the number of new homes required in the town and surrounding villages...

Lovable Logan is Top Dog

Lovable Logan is Top Dog

A PUPPY has been crowned Henley’s Top Dog 2017. Logan, a 10-month-old Rhodesian ridgeback, is owned by Vincent and Lucy Boon and their ...

School budgets won't be cut but they remain underfunded

SCHOOLS in the Henley area will no longer lose money due to changes in the way they are funded. The Government has promised that every ...

Jam in the skate park

Jam in the skate park

PROFESSIONAL skateboarders and BMX riders performed tricks at a party to officially open Henley’s new skate park. Dozens of people ...

Museum asks for waiver on £6,300-a-year car park rent

Museum asks for waiver on £6,300-a-year car park rent

THE River & Rowing Museum has asked Henley Town Council to waive the charge it pays for its car park. Ludo Keston, chief executive of ...

Hardware shop till rifled in distraction theft by women

Hardware shop till rifled in distraction theft by women

A HARDWARE shop in Sonning Common had £200 stolen from the till in a distraction theft by two women. The incident happened when ...

How will we spend £75,000?

HENLEY Town Council has drawn up a list of infrastructure projects to spend housing developer contributions on. These include bike ...

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Children to create card for Mayor

ENTRIES for the Henley Mayor’s official Christmas card competition are now open. Councillor Kellie Hinton has been visiting the town’s primary schools to explain to pupils the ... [more]

 

Getting online

HENLEY library will be marking Get Online Week, from October 2 to 8. Volunteers will be running “Try1Thing” drop-in sessions on Monday, October 2 from 10am to 1pm and Wednesday, ... [more]

 

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