TWITTER users were today celebrating the news that Henley Festival is to remain on the site of Henley Royal Regatta.
Laura Beales said: “Fab news that The Henley Festival is to remain at the Regatta site! Those letters did have some sway in the end!”
Kriefers said: “The brinkmanship worked then, surprise. Well played.”
Jeff Rosenmeier used the hashtag #goodcall as he said: “Henley Festival to stay on Regatta site... *town shows sigh of relief*”
Guiy Outram, editor of the Henley Partnership’s website and newsletter, said: “Henley Festival to Stay Put - Awesome news!”
Town councillor Will Hamilton said he was “very pleased” with the news, adding: “Common sense has prevailed.”
SarBell said: “Praise be! Silly idea to move it.”
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