Thursday, 17 August 2017

Produce show

THE 116th Caversham Allotment Holders and Garden Association’s annual show will take place at Caversham Hall in St John’s Road on ...

 

Henley and Goring Ramblers celebrate 20 years of roaming

Henley and Goring Ramblers celebrate 20 years of roaming

ON Sunday, July 23, Henley and Goring Ramblers, together with two other Ramblers groups started 20 years ago, celebrated their ...

 

Popularity of food swap growing after move

Popularity of food swap growing after move

A DOZEN people attended a food swap event in Henley. Apples for Eggs took place at TS Guardian, off Wargrave Road, under the guidance ...

 

Pond memorial

A MEMORIAL will be installed at Widmore Pond in Sonning Common to celebrate the life of the man who looked after it. The parish ...

 

New tree call

A PARISH councillor wants a tree in Sonning Common to be replaced. Chrissie Phillips-Tilbury said the tree in Crowsley Way was cut ...

 

Dead birds mystery

Dead birds mystery

EIGHT dead geese were found dumped at the side of road in Stoke Row. The birds, which had orange bailing twine round their necks, were ...

 

Mystery unresolved as more dead crayfish found in Thames

Mystery unresolved as hundreds more dead crayfish are found in River Thames

ANOTHER large pile of dead crayfish has been spotted in the River Thames. Hundreds of the creatures were seen in the water near the ...

 

Smelly mound of trade waste at council depot

Smelly mound of trade waste at council depot

TRADE waste cleared from Henley town centre has been dumped in a huge pile at a council depot. Bags of rubbish from shops and ...

 

Help with preservingcommons

THE Chiltern Society will help with the maintenance of Kingwood Common. It will work with the Nettlebed and District Commons ...

 

Mystery killer leaves hundreds of crayfish dead in Thames

Mystery killer leaves hundreds of crayfish dead in Thames

HUNDREDS of crayfish have been found dead in the River Thames near Henley. A large pile of the creatures were spotted last Friday in ...

 

Swan population on the up with more cygnets on river

Swan population on the up with more cygnets on river

THE Henley area’s swan population continues to increase after years of decline, say the men tasked with the official count. A total of ...

 

Charge users

CONSERVATIONISTS have warned against the Government’s plans to stop council’s charging for Parkrun, which launched in Henley on July 1....

 

Free tree bark

FREE composted bark is available to collect for residents at Kidmore End and Gallowstree Common play areas. Bark pits at both play ...

 

Children get town ready for Bloom judging

Children get town ready for Bloom judging

CHILDREN from primary schools across Henley are helping get the town ready for judging for this year’s Thames and Chilterns in Bloom ...

 

'Energy tree' that could be solution to climate change

'Energy tree' that could be solution to climate change

A BUSINESSMAN from Henley hopes his invention will revolutionise the way in which household electricity is generated. Harry Corrigan ...

 

Volunteers brighten up village for summer with new plants

Volunteers brighten up village for summer with new plants

VOLUNTEERS planted up flower beds, tubs and troughs around Sonning Common. Members of the Village Gardeners concentrated on the ...

 

Bin lorry breakdowns delay collections

Bin lorry breakdowns delay collections

A large number of waste collection vehicle breakdowns has resulted in Biffa’s crews being behind in their collections.  Biffa ...

 

Dog walkers told to pick up after their pets in hall field

DOG owners have been told to keep their animals on the lead in an effort to stop a fouling problem in Shiplake. The trustees of the ...

 

School award

ROBERT Piggott Junior School in Wargrave has been given an environmental award for promoting eco-friendly projects. The Eco-Schools ...

 

Yes, we should ban lorries that cracked my listed home

Waiting for an HGV ban

A WOMAN who spent £7,000 on repairing cracks at her home caused by passing lorries has welcomed plans to ban heavy goods vehicles from ...

 

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