Tuesday, 21 August 2018

Children stage the ‘greatest’ show for parents at Trinity hall

Children stage the ‘greatest’ show for parents at Trinity hall

MORE than 30 children from schools in Henley and the surrounding area staged a show for their parents. The five to 11-year-olds ...

 

Eighties fans say happy birthday to Rewind

Eighties fans say happy birthday to Rewind

Thousands of people dressed up as music and TV stars from the Eighties as they attended the Rewind music festival. Crowds flocked ...

 

Bernard Brook-Partridge, former chairman of Greater London Council — November 4, 1927-July 28, 2018

Bernard Brook-Partridge, former chairman of Greater London Council — November 4, 1927-July 28, 2018

A FORMER chairman of the Greater London Council who lived in Elizabeth Road, Henley, has died at the age of 90. Bernard ...

 

Now clear off, say victims of Townlands parking firm

Now clear off, say victims of Townlands parking firm

VICTIMS of unfair parking fines issued at Townlands Memorial Hospital in Henley are celebrating the departure of the enforcement ...

 

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 ...

 

I was hit with £60 parking fine while doing a good turn

A WOMAN was issued with a £60 parking fine after driving her sick lodger to hospital and spending 10 minutes waiting. Clare Moore, 61, ...

 

Henley could get new on-street electric vehicle charging points

HENLEY Town Council could apply for government funding for on-street electric vehicle charging points. The Government has created a £4....

 

Commuters face fare rises of 3.2 per cent

RAIL fares are set to increase by up to 3.2 per cent in January. About 40 per cent of fares will rise by the regulated amount. This ...

 

Lights cleaned

STREET lights in Station Road, Henley, were repaired and cleaned on Wednesday. Contractors for Oxfordshire County Council used a van ...

 

Flu clinics

THE Hart Surgery in Henley will be holding flu clinics on September 29 and November 3. Priority will be given to patients aged 75 and ...

 

Museum birthday

A PARTY to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the River & Rowing Museum in Henley will be held on Thursday. The venue will be holding a ...

 

For families

TRINITY at Four, a new weekly church meeting for families in Henley, will begin on Sunday, September 9. It has been started by Sam ...

 

Burglars raid cafe

BURGLARS who broke into a Henley café stole £150 in tips and caused about £1,500 damage. Tubbies Diner in Station Road was targeted ...

 

Blinded by pride, root of hypocrisy

LISTENING to the radio in the morning before writing this, I heard something which caused a marked slowdown in the intake of coffee, ...

 

Sixteenth cafe

A NEW coffee shop opened in Henley on Friday. Harris + Hoole has taken over the former Maison Blanc patisserie and café on the corner ...

 

Opening volley

NOT everyone was happy with Debbie McGee opening an assisted living complex in Henley. The broadcaster and widow of magician Paul ...

 

Take care

PARENTS and guardians are being warned of the dangers of children jumping into the Thames. The Environment Agency says they should ...

 

Boat blaze

FIREFIGHTERS tackled a fire on a boat moored in Mill Meadows, Henley, at about 2pm on Saturday. They found another large boat drifting ...

 

How Harry created Henley runner bean

DID you know that Henley has its own variety of runner bean? It was developed in the Sixties and Seventies by resident Harry Lovejoy ...

 

Bank ‘fire’

THREE fire crews were called to a bank in Henley due to unexplained “smoke”. They arrived at Santander in Duke Street at about 8.30am ...

 

POLL: Have your say

Looking for a job?

Telesales

Location Henley-on-Thames

Telesales Immediate start Full or part-time Want to work at one of Henley’s most successful and well established ...

 

Laboratory Technician

Wycombe Abbey is a world-class school operating at the cutting edge of educational excellence. With its distinctive ...

 

Groundsman

Location READING

Groundsman – Cricket Closing Date: Monday 24 August 2018 Salary £22k-£24k The Oratory Schools Association is looking to ...