Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Firefighters show they are tough

Firefighters show they are tough

A TEAM of Henley firefighters were among the thousands of people who tackled a 10-mile obstacle course on the town’s outskirts. The ...

 

Missing woman found safe by dog walkers

A PENSIONER with dementia, who went missing for three days, was found safe and well in Henley on Wednesday morning. Beryl Flynn, 81, ...

 

Shed blaze

A SHED was damaged in a fire at a house in Dairy Lane, Mill End, at about 1.10am on Sunday. A neighbouring house also suffered some ...

 

Daft delivery driver

Daft delivery driver

POLICE issued some wise but weary-sounding words when a delivery driver became stranded in his van while trying to cross Land’s End ...

 

Huge river search for missing pensioner

Huge river search for missing pensioner

POLICE and firefighters scoured the River Thames between Henley and Shiplake in search of a missing pensioner. Frederick Lawson, of ...

 

Parking permits call after campervan ‘fire’ drama

Parking permits call after campervan ‘fire’ drama

PARKING permits are needed on a main road into Henley to stop people living in vehicles on it, says a former town councillor. Dylan ...

 

Arson theory

A FIRE which gutted a Grade II listed cottage in Wargrave may have been started deliberately. Holly Cottage in High Street was ...

 

Boutique owner thanks fellow traders after flood

Boutique owner thanks fellow traders after flood

THE owner of a womenswear shop in Goring has thanked fellow traders for their support after she was forced to close due to flooding. ...

 

Listed cottage gutted by fire

Listed cottage gutted by fire

A COTTAGE in the centre of Wargrave was gutted in a fire. The blaze affected both floors of Holly Cottage in High Street, which is ...

 

Fire recruits

TWO new firefighters could be joining the team at Goring station. They were among eight people who took part in a skills taster day at ...

 

Fire taster

A SKILLS taster day will be held at Goring fire station in Icknield Road tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 3pm. It is aimed primarly ay ...

 

Man trapped

A MAN had to be rescued by firefighters after getting trapped between a fence and a shed while taking a shortcut to his home. The man, ...

 

Firefighters save £2.8m house on river in thatched roof blaze

Firefighters save £2.8m house on river in thatched roof blaze

SEVEN fire crews from two counties tackled a massive blaze at a family’s riverside home in Goring. The fire broke out in a thatched ...

 

Huge house fire tackled in Goring

Huge house fire tackled in Goring

SIX fire crews from two counties were sent to tackle a massive blaze at a thatched home in Goring. The fire broke out in the roof of ...

 

Saucepan fire

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a flat in Station Road, Henley, at about 4.45pm on Thursday last week after a saucepan fire. They made the ...

 

Flat flooded

A GROUND floor flat in Old Brewery Lane, Henley, was flooded after water leaked from the flat above. Firefighters were called to the ...

 

Smoke scare

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a house in Vicarage Road, Henley, at about 7.40pm on Tuesday last week after the boiler started to emit ...

 

Washer fire

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a dishwasher fire at a house in Wood Lane Sonning Common, on Tuesday last week. The fire had been put by ...

 

Road closed after fryer fire at restaurant

Road closed after fryer fire at restaurant

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a restaurant in Henley to tackle a kitchen blaze. Staff were evacuated after a deep-fat fryer caught fire ...

 

Dogs die in fire

Dogs die in fire

TWO dogs died after a fire ripped through a static caravan near Henley. Firefighters were called to the scene after the prefabricated ...

 

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