Friday, 22 September 2017

Landlord who transformed pub's reputation calls last orders

Landlord who transformed pub's reputation calls last orders

A LANDLORD who transformed the reputation of a Henley pub has said farewell after more than four years. Nick Cobb, 43, held a barbecue ...

 

Woman made redundant sells ice-cream by tricycle

Woman made redundant sells ice-cream by tricycle

A WOMAN has turned her back on the corporate world to become an ice-cream seller. Kathy Drogemuller runs her business La Bas Co from a ...

 

Award-winning business and new shop move into town

Award-winning business and new shop move into town

A COMPANY which promotes women in sport and business has moved to Henley. Women Ahead, which was founded by Liz Dimmock in 2014, held ...

 

Brazilian takes the lead as new owner of dog boutique

Brazilian takes the lead as new owner of dog boutique

A DOG grooming parlour in Henley has changed hands. Aspen Weatherburn has sold Naughty Mutt Nice to Karole Robertson, who has run her ...

 

Golden moment as agents win South East award

Golden moment as agents win South East award

HENLEY estate agency Davis Tate was awarded Gold in the South East category at the Estate Agency of the Year Awards 2016 in ...

 

Shops sold for £1.5m at auction

A PARADE of six shops in Henley has been sold for almost £1.5 million. The freehold for the business premises, plus two flats, at the ...

 

Paper snowflakes are winner for charity shop

Paper snowflakes are winner for charity shop

A SNOWY festive scene featuring about 100 hand-cut paper snowflakes has won this year’s Henley Christmas front window display ...

 

Bumper year at Christmas festival as organisers step down

Bumper year at Christmas festival as organisers step down

THE 12th annual Watlington Christmas fair broke records. More than 1,000 people visited the event in High Street on Saturday. Father ...

 

Love Local event proves popular

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Hundreds of people attended a Christmas shopping evening at Henley Rugby Club. The event was organised by Love Local, which aims to ...

 

Countdown to Christmas

COUNTDOWN

THOUSANDS of people braved near freezing temperatures to attend this year’s Henley Christmas Festival. Roads in the town centre were ...

 

Independent book shop celebrates half century in business

Independent book shop celebrates half century in business

A BOOK shop in Henley has marked its 50th anniversary. Scores of people attended a celebration with champagne and canapés at the Bell ...

 

Pop-up shop gives locals a chance

A POP-UP shop selling leather goods and antique furniture will open in Henley next week. It will be at the former Louise Claire ...

 

Shop shut ...for now

A TILE business has closed its showroom in Henley but hopes to stay in the area. Slab, which specialises in tile and natural stone, ...

 

'Love Local' at Christmas shopping evening

A SHOPPING evening promoting small retailers and artisans will be held in Henley next month. It has been organised by Love Local, ...

 

Restaurateur to take over The Station House

THE Station House in Henley will re-open next month. The Brakspear pub has been closed since February when the last landlord left ...

 

Town’s best known street is terrific primer on the past

LUCY BOON’S semi-regular town history spot looks at a local street name where a piece of Henley’s past may even be for sale. This ...

 

Hairdresser, 73, celebrates four decades of cutting locks

A HAIRDRESSER from Watlington is celebrating 46 years in the business. James Gerring, 73, has run Hair by James in the town since 1984 ...

 

Peaceful oasis in the ‘Hart’ of Henley

BEING one of only two remaining proper houses on Henley’s best known street, number 32 Hart Street has quite a history. Dating from ...

 

Upholsterer scoops top award for third time

AN upholsterer from Nettlebed has won an industry award for the third time in 16 years. Gregory Cupitt-Jones, 49, who runs Cottage ...

 

Pub bids for food award

THE Flowing Spring pub in Playhatch has been shortlisted in the third annual FreeFrom Eating Out Awards. The awards recognise ...

 

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