Monday, 20 November 2017

Food awards

A CATERING company in Bix has been nominated in the caterer of the year category at this year’s Food Awards England. Fingers and Forks,...

 

Longer wait

FIBRE broadband cabinets in Bix and Middle Assendon will be activated by the end of December — up to three months later than planned. ...

 

Dog fouling

A SPATE of dog fouling has been reported in the parish of Bix and Assendon. The parish council has warned dog owners to pick up after ...

 

Suspicious duo

TWO men in a white Citröen Berlingo have been reported to police for acting suspiciously at the Warburg Nature Reserve, near Bix, ...

 

Nightmare of 'Dream Home'

Nightmare of 'Dream Home'

A FAMILY’S bid to transform their house into a “dream home” has turned into a nightmare after their builder carried out allegedly ...

 

Tea time

Tea time

A pop-up tearoom was held at an open garden event in Bix. Dozens of people attended the event at Bottom House, which was hosted by the ...

 

Laura Poole

A REPORT on the Bix village fete and dog show in last week’s Henley Standard incorrectly gave the surname of Laura Poole, who ran the ...

 

Dogs of all shapes and sizes go walkies for annual show

Dogs of all shapes and sizes go walkies for annual show

HUNDREDS of people attended Bix’s annual dog show and village fete on Saturday. An arena was set up on the village common and pets ...

 

Open gardens

GARDENS in Bix and the Assendons will be open to the public on June 24 from 2pm to 5pm to raise money towards the extension fund for ...

 

Switched on

FIBRE broadband cabinets in Bix and Middle Assendon are set to be activated by the end of September. The move is part of the £35 ...

 

Church appeal

ACOUSTIC roots duo HowdenJones will perform at Bix village hall on Sunday (April 23). Kate Howden and Paul Jones specialise in playing ...

 

Florist to the stars opens shop in old hall doorway

Florist to the stars opens shop in old hall doorway

A DESIGNER florist to the stars has launched a retail unit. Liz Perkins, whose customers include Amanda Holden and Mary Berry, is ...

 

Treasure from Bronze Age dug up by metal detectorist

Treasure from Bronze Age dug up by metal detectorist

TWO metal detectorists are set to cash in after their finds were declared to be treasure. They each discovered hoards dating back more ...

 

Trophy final déjà vu as Campion retains over 55s British crown

Trophy final déjà vu as Campion retains over 55s British crown

BIX’S Jill Campion fought back from 2-0 down to win 3-2 and retain the British over 55 national title. Campion, a member of Henley ...

 

Extra special Christmas for Standard competition winners

Extra special Christmas for Standard competition winners

THE winner of this year’s Henley Standard Christmas turkey competition says she was relieved to win after forgetting to order a bird ...

 

Couple seeking consent for new home oppose neighbour's plans

A COUPLE who are seeking planning permission for a second house on their land have opposed a similar application by a neighbour. ...

 

Farm revamp

MERRIMOLES Farm in Highmoor has applied for planning permission to expand its milking parlour and silage clamps and erect three new ...

 

To delete

the children celebrated Lucia, Sweden’s annual candlelit procession. Blanca Ramirez-Bouvin played the part of Lucia and led the ...

 

Extra bus service

EXTRA buses are being provided for villages north of Henley. The door-to-door service, which picks up people without access to ...

 

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