Friday, 15 December 2017

Anti-fur protestors stage demonstration outside shops

Anti-fur protestors stage demonstration outside shops

ANTI-FUR protestors staged a demonstration in Henley on Saturday. About a dozen members of the Reading Vegan outreach group stood in ...

 

Celebration as £1.3m Viking hoard comes home (sort of)

Celebration as £1.3m Viking hoard comes home (sort of)

A REPLICA of a £1.35million treasure trove found near Watlington has been unveiled. Metal detectorist James Mather uncovered the ...

 

Invasive weed reaches Henley

Invasive weed reaches Henley

AN invasive and fast-growing weed in the River Thames has spread to Henley. Floating pennywort, which comes from the Americas, can ...

 

Parents back schools' plea for money towards basics

Parents back schools' plea for money towards basics

PARENTS say they are happy to pay towards basics at their children’s schools. The governors of Robert Piggott junior and infant ...

 

Calendar organiser excited

Calendar organiser excited

THE organiser of the Henley Living Advent Calendar says he can hardly wait for this year’s performances to begin. Richard Rodway has ...

 

New retained firefighter starts work

A NEW retained firefighter has joined closure-threatened Wargrave fire station. Neil Harling, 44, lives within two minutes of the ...

 

Home 'has improved' since critical inspection report

THE directors of a new care home in Henley have rejected claims that they are not taking a critical inspection report seriously enough....

 

Outdoor classroom

CRAZIES Hill Primary School is set to create a new outdoor classroom. The school has applied to Wokingham Borough Council for planning ...

 

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. ...

 

Mother donates defibrillator to village school

Mother donates defibrillator to village school

A DEFIBRILLATOR has been donated to Crazies Hill Primary School by the mother of a five-year-old girl whose life could have been saved ...

 

MP accused of 'cheap shot' over hospital beds support

MP accused of 'cheap shot' over hospital beds support

CAMPAIGNERS have accused John Howell of a “cheap shot” by suggesting that the fight to retain the beds at the new Townlands Memorial ...

 

More drivers caught by hospital cameras

MORE residents say they have been given parking tickets for driving through the Townlands Memorial Hospital campus in Henley. The ...

 

Half-hourly train service to return to village in new year

A HALF-HOURLY train service on the Henley branch line will be restored to Wargrave in January. Trains have called at the village ...

 

Cyclist riding 3,500 miles around coastline for charity

Cyclist riding 3,500 miles around coastline for charity

A MAN from Henley is cycling 3,500 miles around the British coastline for charity. Sam Hayes, of St Andrew’s Road, will visit more ...

 

Residents urged to oppose development in green belt

RESIDENTS of Wargrave are being urged to support a campaign against plans to build thousands of new homes on green belt land. The ...

 

Crucial year for fire station begins with recruitment drive

Crucial year for fire station begins with recruitment drive

WARGRAVE fire station could still close if more people do not volunteer as firefighters, a senior officer has warned. The retained ...

 

TV auctioned

A WARGRAVE parishioner has donated a television to raise money for a new annexe at the village church. The  32in JVC flatscreen TV ...

 

School in danger of cash crisis

School in danger of cash crisis

GILLOTTS School in Henley is set to become one of the worst-funded schools in the country, says the headteacher. Catharine Darnton ...

 

Branch line could be extended for housing

Branch line could be extended for housing

THE Henley branch line could be extended to Ruscombe if plans for 3,500 new houses in Twyford are approved. The development is one of ...

 

Graduate launches gender neutral clothing company

Graduate launches gender neutral clothing company

A MAN from Henley has started a brand of gender neutral clothing after being inspired by his university studies. Peter Bevan founded ...

 

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