Saturday, 18 November 2017

Pupils pay tribute with poetry and poppy crosses

Pupils pay tribute with poetry and poppy crosses

DOZENS of poppy crosses were planted by Henley schoolchildren as part of the town’s remembrance events. Year five pupils from Sacred Heart, Valley Road, Badgemore primaries and Rupert House and St Mary’s schools took part in the event at Makins...
Seventh year for Living Advent Calendar

Seventh year for Living Advent Calendar

THE seventh annual Henley Living Advent Calendar was officially launched at the Kenton Theatre on Tuesday evening. More than 100 guests packed into the New Street venue where the charity fund-raiser will return next month after a two-year absence....
Students learn the business at Christmas fair

Students learn the business at Christmas fair

HUNDREDS of people attended a Christmas fair at Shiplake College on Saturday. Santa’s grotto was run by some of the school’s business students while others ran a “guess the teddy bear’s name” stall. Other attractions included a photo booth and stalls...
Bangs and bangers on bonfire night

Bangs and bangers on bonfire night

ABOUT 2,000 people attended a fireworks display in Wargrave organised by the village’s scout group. The event took place at the recreation ground, off Recreation Road, on Saturday evening. Spectators were offered burgers, hot dogs and mulled wine to...
Rail disruption

Rail disruption

TRAINS will be disrupted during the Christmas period for engineering work. Services from London will be affected from December 23 to January 1, with local services in the Thames Valley only running as far as Slough on December 24 and 27.A Great...

Festive market

A CHRISTMAS market will be held at the Herb Farm garden centre in Sonning Common on Sunday from 10am to 4.30pm. There will be more ...

Santa returns

THE Sonning Common “Santa on a Tractor” event will take place on December 19 from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Father Christmas will go around ...

Hundreds gather for Remembrance service

Hundreds gather for Remembrance service

HUNDREDS of people gathered in Henley today to remember the fallen and mark Remembrance Sunday. Crowds gathered to watch a parade and ...

Children remember with poppy crosses

Children remember with poppy crosses

CHILDREN at Rupert House School in Henley will plant crosses to remember soldiers from the town who died during the First World War. ...

Santa fun run cancelled over running costs

Santa fun run cancelled over running costs

HENLEY’S Santa fun run will not take place this Christmas for the first time in six years. The town council has cancelled the event on ...

Winning card design has international flavour

Winning card design has international flavour

A GIRL has won the Mayor of Henley’s Christmas card competition with a design featuring three languages. Lottie Baker, 11, a pupil at ...

Organised displays over this weekend

Friday, November 3 CHECKENDON Primary School will hosts its annual fireworks display. The gates will open at 6pm and the fireworks ...

Tractors on parade for Remembrance Sunday

A TRACTOR run will be held on Remembrance Sunday (November 12), in aid of the Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal. The South ...

Performers needed for church's Nativity show

ACTORS are needed for this year’s Nativity performance at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave. This will take place during the Christmas Eve ...

Special celebration in aid of Mayor's charities

Special celebration in aid of Mayor's charities

CHILDREN played games and had their faces painted as ghosts and ghouls at a Halloween party in Henley. About 11 youngsters attended ...

Oh brother, we're Hallo-winners

Thousands attend Sue Ryder fireworks display

TWO young brothers won the Halloween fancy dress competition at this year’s Sue Ryder bonfire and fireworks display. John and James ...

Charity Christmas cards pop-up shop opens

Charity Christmas cards pop-up shop opens

THE Henley Cards for Good Causes pop-up shop opened on Friday. Mayor Kellie Hinton and her escort David Eggleton joined volunteers at ...

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Debbie slips up with salsa

Debbie slips up with salsa

DEBBIE McGEE was seemingly pushed to her limits in her latest performance on Strictly Come Dancing. The radio presenter from Wargrave made several errors during her salsa routine ... [more]

 

Boat club needs help with move

THE organisers of the Goring and Streatley Regatta are seeking volunteers to help them set up their new headquarters. Next year the Goring Gap Boat Club will relocate to the ... [more]

 
Bangs and bangers on bonfire night

Bangs and bangers on bonfire night

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