Henley Standard Property
HOME

Date:

Order your copy Advertise with us! HENLEY PAGES
Delivering the news from Henley on Thames and South Oxfordshire for over 100 years
  News     Sport    Celebrity   What's On Regulars Community Info Henley Standard TV Lifestyle Property Jobs Classifieds Gallery Trade
                               Follow us    Follow us    Newsfeed Search the Henley Standard  
Councillor quits due to move
Published 20/04/15



A HENLEY councillor is not standing at the elections next month because he no longer lives in the town.

David Clenshaw, who represents Henley Residents’ Group, moved to Bray a few months after being elected in May 2011.

He said: “The only reason I’m not standing is that I don’t live in Henley anymore and I don’t think I should stand for the residents’ group if I’m not a resident.

“There have been difficulties over the last few months but, yes, on the whole, I’ve enjoyed it. I have enjoyed serving and I wish I could continue to do so. I want to leave it to people who live in the town now.”

Councillor Clenshaw, who works part–time in the Oxfam book shop in Duke Street, had lived in the town for more than 25 years.


He added: “I still see Henley very much as my town. It was one of my ambitions to live there as a child. When I succeeded in doing that I wanted to take part.”

He continues to be a member of HRG’s executive committee and says he will continue to support the party.

Meanwhile, Simon Rees, who was due to stand as for the party in the Henley North ward, has pulled out due to work commitments.

Mr Rees moved to the town four years ago and lives in New Street.

He has worked in media and advertising and has interests in a number of online and digital start–ups in learning, content creation and environmental sustainability.



Published 20/04/15

MOST POPULAR
Shopkeeper apologises for 'cheeky' sign
Deck could be solution to parking shortage
OAP arrested in connection with shooting death
Barber who started out cutting his friends' hair
Men charged after assaulting police officers
Swiss Farm wins national award
House fire tackled in Nettlebed
Tesco tries again to convert pub into shop
LATEST NEWS HEADLINES
School celebrates Shrove Tuesday with races
Council staff strike over axeing of services
Wi-fi available at library thanks to grant
Children's Society to benefit from Festival
Further delay to Townlands opening
Tree blocks main road into Henley
NHS sued by dead patient
Deck could be solution to parking shortage
OAP arrested in connection with shooting death
How green is our river
Police warn ‘abusive’ student drivers
View your council tax bill online
Latest Video View more from   Henley Standard TV
ADVERTISE WITH US
LATEST SPORTS HEADLINES
Hawks prepare for change
Draw rollover
Red Kites to put erratic Wasps to the test
Woolard appointed new club captain
Comben and Helliwell make return for Hartpury clash
Top Videos
 
Most Popular
 
 
 
 
Higgs Group
HIGGS GROUP
Tel: 01491 419400
www.higgsgroup.co.uk
HENLEY PAGES
Tel: 01491 419419
www.henleypages.com
HIGGS PRINTING & DESIGN
Tel: 01491 419429
www.higgsprinting.co.uk
HIGGS OFFICE SUPPLIES
Tel: 01491 419499
www.higgsofficesupplies.co.uk
HENLEY LIFE MAGAZINE
Tel: 01491 419449
www.henleylife.co.uk
HIGGS GROUP, Caxton House, 1 Station Road, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 1AD.

Cookie Policy | Copyright and Terms | Competition Rules | Contact Us | Advertise with us | Site Map
© Higgs & Co (Printers) Limited 2013  |  Registered in England number 1418717