Monday, 20 August 2018

Woman takes on charity challenge before turning 30

Woman takes on charity challenge before turning 30

A COFFEE morning in Sonning Common organised by an amateur athlete raised £300 for charity. Villager Jess Brown, 28, staged the event ...

 

Mother collects football shirts for poor orphans

Mother collects football shirts for poor orphans

A WOMAN is collecting football shirts for orphans in Albania after being touched by their love of the sport. Victoria Dunne, a ...

 

Record sum from run

A RECORD amount was raised by this year’s Chiltern Vintage Tractor Run. The 12th annual event, which took place in May, raised a total ...

 

Woman nearing finish of 100km swim in 100 days

Woman nearing finish of 100km swim in 100 days

A WOMAN from Henley will complete a charity challenge to swim 100km in 100 days tomorrow (Saturday). Joan Fennelly, 52, has taken part ...

 

Threat of rain puts dampener on RNLI sale

Threat of rain puts dampener on RNLI sale

THIS year’s Henley RNLI car boot sale was hit by fears of bad weather. Only 25 out of an expected 250 stallholders turned up for the ...

 

Citizens Advice

IF you have to organise a funeral for someone and there are no clear instructions in the will, bear in mind that you can organise the ...

 

Little girl with big heart

Little girl with big heart

A YOUNG girl has donated her hair to children who are undergoing medical treatment. Jessica Dingle, five, had about 20cm of her ...

 

Lord’s trip

A TRIP to Lord’s to watch the county championship cricket match between Middlesex and Sussex will be run by the Sonning Common Fish ...

 

RNLI sale

THE annual car boot sale organised by Henley RNLI will be held at the Henley Rugby Club and the neighbouring Swiss Farm campsite, off ...

 

Net profit

THE Goring and Streatley ladies’ charity tennis tournament raised more than £3,200 for Cancer Research UK. A total of 112 players took ...

 

Family of river victim hold party for search volunteers

Family of river victim hold party for search volunteers

A GARDEN party in aid of a charity which helped search for a missing pensioner who died in the River Thames raised more than £1,000. ...

 

Golfers raise £800 for children’s special needs centre

Golfers raise £800 for children’s special needs centre

A CHARITY golf day in aid of Camp Mohawk raised about £800. The eighth annual event was held at Badgemore Park Golf Club in Henley on ...

 

African river row reaches half-way

MEMBERS of Leander Club in Henley are approaching the half-way mark of a 900km row in Zambia. The rowers are taking part in the ...

 

Charity day

A CHARITY polo day will take place at Binfield Heath Polo Club on Sunday. Matches will run from 10am to 5pm at the club in Gravel Road....

 

Poppy total

A PARTY at a Checkendon pub to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War raised £150 for the Henley Poppy Appeal. The event ...

 

Aid week total

THIS year’s Christian Aid Week collections in Woodcote raised £1,047.54 with a further £104.43 to come in Gift Aid contributions. ...

 

Car boot sale

A CAR boot sale to raise money for the Wargrave branch of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution will be held on Sunday, September 16....

 

Landlady breaks leg

THE landlady of a Crazies Hill pub has been forced to pull out of a charity walking challenge after breaking her leg. Sandra Purdy, ...

 

Student educates Zambia children about healthcare

Student educates Zambia children about healthcare

A TEENAGER has returned to the UK after spending three months in Zambia as a volunteer. Calum Hawkes, 18, of Rufus Isaacs Road, ...

 

Council to call public meeting on hospice

Council to call public meeting on hospice

A PUBLIC meeting about the proposed sale of the Sue Ryder hospice in Nettlebed is set to be convened by Henley Town Council. The ...

 

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