Saturday, 22 September 2018

We must stop lorries doing this

We must stop lorries doing this

CAMPAIGNERS have called for stricter rules on heavy goods vehicles driving through Henley after a lorry got wedged in a town centre ...

 

Residents demand cut in speed limit on rural road

Residents demand cut in speed limit on rural road

RESIDENTS have launched a campaign to reduce the speed limit on a section of main road in Peppard. They say that the current 60mph ...

 

Third river crossing study commissioned

Third river crossing study commissioned but councils at odds

A STUDY into the case for a third bridge over the River Thames has been commissioned by two councils. Wokingham and Reading borough ...

 

Road crossings may finally happen thanks to levy on developers

TWO new pedestrian crossings could be created in Henley. The town council is considering installing a zebra crossing in Greys Road and ...

 

Speed limit reduction

THE speed limit in Henley town centre could be reduced to 20mph. Oxfordshire County Council is currently consulting on plans to ...

 

Wait goes on for flood prevention

ROADWORKS to install a new soakaway on a main road in Peppard to prevent flooding have still not happened. Large puddles form on Stoke ...

 

Speed checks

THE community speedwatch scheme in Peppard will start up again next month. It has been unable to run in the last few months due to ...

 

Potholes on map (again)

ALL the major potholes in Henley will be registered online in the hope they can be repaired. Town and county councillor Stefan ...

 

If you want the work done...

If you want the work done...

A HENLEY councillor has cut the overgrown verges on a busy approach road to the town because he was tired of waiting for the work to ...

 

Hundreds of residents turn out to see proposed redesign of village centre

Hundreds of residents turn out to see proposed redesign of village centre

ABOUT 400 people attended a consultation meeting on plans to improve the centre of Sonning Common. The parish council presented the ...

 

Village pair trained how to officially identify potholes

Village pair trained how to officially identify potholes

TWO men from Shiplake have been trained to officially identify potholes because they want to rid them from the village’s streets. ...

 

Tailbacks caused by emergency roadworks

Tailbacks caused by emergency roadworks

REPAIRS of an 8in deep trench in a major Henley road caused traffic chaos. Drivers were forced to queue along Bell Street, Northfield ...

 

Fresh calls to widen toll bridge approach

NEW calls have been made for an approach road to Whitbridge toll bridge to be widened. Residents say that pedestrians are at risk from ...

 

Finally, bridge is repaired

Finally, bridge is repaired

REPAIRS have been carried out to the parapet on Henley Bridge. The Grade I listed bridge was damaged after a van hit it during Henley ...

 

Pupils design anti-speeding posters for village streets

Pupils design anti-speeding posters for village streets

PUPILS at Kidmore End Primary School have created posters asking drivers not to speed through the village. The year five students ...

 

Council doesn’t care about potholes, says driver

Council doesn’t care about potholes, says driver

A DRIVER has warned that a country road has become dangerous because it is riddled with potholes. Andrew Chesters, 52, of Common Lane, ...

 

Speed signs

FREE signs warning drivers against speeding in Peppard are available for residents to put on their wheelie bins. The stickers, which ...

 

Woman, 85, breaks pelvis in manhole trip... months after it was first reported

Woman, 85, breaks pelvis in manhole trip... months after it was first reported

A WOMAN fractured her pelvis when she tripped on a dangerous manhole cover in Henley that was first raised as a hazard nine months ago....

 

Speed limit won’t be reduced

THE speed limit on a busy Wargrave road will not be lowered, despite claims that it is dangerous. Last week, Cyrus Contractor ...

 

‘Drivers hurtle past my house over 40mph limit’

A MAN from Wargrave has called for the speed limit on the road outside his house to be reduced for safety reasons. Cyrus Contractor ...

 

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