Sunday, 28 May 2017

TV 'shed' coming to boat festival

TV 'shed' coming to boat festival

ONE of Britain’s top “sheds” will be among the attractions at this year’s Thames Traditional Boat Festival in Henley. Teresa Verney ...

 

Lilian, nine, raises £5,000 in four years for allergy charity

Lilian, nine, raises £5,000 in four years for allergy charity

PUPILS at a Henley school wore orange wigs in a support of a classmate. Lilian Graham, nine, suffers from anaphylaxis, a severe and ...

 

Parking fine dubbed 'draconian'

PEOPLE caught out by the new parking restricting at the Henley GP surgeries should not face “draconian” penalties, says a town ...

 

Tiny gallery is big deal for owner

Tiny gallery is big deal for owner

A NEW arts and crafts gallery opens in Henley today. The Tiny Gallery is inside the former Slab tile showroom in Hart Street and will ...

 

Assistant head appointed to top job at neighbouring school

Assistant head appointed to top job at neighbouring school

A NEW headteacher has been appointed at Badgemore Primary School in Henley. Marion Arnold, who is currently assistant head at Trinity ...

 

203 people, including Henley Mayor and our reporter, run 5km while tied together

203 people, including Henley Mayor and our reporter, run 5km while tied together

THE Mayor of Henley helped to set a Guinness world record by taking part in a bizarre charity run. Kellie Hinton was one of 203 people ...

 

Saga risks jumping the zombie sharks

Saga risks jumping the zombie sharks

ORIGINALLY planned as a trilogy, the tremendous success and popularity of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise has ensured the ...

 

Passengers benefiting from new timetable

Passengers benefiting from new timetable

PASSENGERS are benefiting from a new train timetable on the Henley branch line, say rail campaigners. The timetable came into effect ...

 

Regatta security to be reviewed after Manchester attack

Regatta security to be reviewed after Manchester attack

SECURITY at Henley Royal Regatta will be reviewed in light of the terrorist attack in Manchester on Monday. Twenty-two people were ...

 

Dame Di Ellis, former British Rowing chairman, 1938-2017

Dame Di Ellis, former British Rowing chairman, 1938-2017

TRIBUTES have been paid to a woman who was a stalwart of British rowing for more than 60 years. Dame Di Ellis, a former chairman of ...

 

Street food festival will be back on menu after success of first event

Street food festival will be back on menu after success of first event

A STREET food festival held in Henley for the first time has been hailed a success. Nineteen stalls were set up in Falaise Square on ...

 

Ladies' lunch raises £11,000 for Chiltern Centre

£11,000 raised for Chiltern Centre for disabled children

A LUNCH and pop-up shopping event in Henley raised £11,000 for the Chiltern Centre for disabled children. More than 220 guests ...

 

Festivals and venues send invite to residents and visitors

Festivals and venues send invite to residents and visitors

AN event to showcase Henley’s festivals and attractions was held in Market Place on Saturday. Representatives of the Henley Literary ...

 

Chill out, it's Zenley-on-Thames

Japanese rock garden for Chelsea Fringe Festival

A POP-UP Japanese rock garden has been created for the fourth annual Chelsea Fringe Henley festival. It was designed and built by ...

 

Police shut road near Henley

Police shut road near Henley

A ROAD on Henley's outskirts was shut by police yesterday morning (Tuesday, May 24) after a car lost control and crashed into a hedge. ...

 

New food and drink festival to start in autumn

A NEW food festival will take place in Henley in the autumn. The Henley Food and Drink Festival will showcase about 30 suppliers in a ...

 

Henley's pace attack helps clinch first win of campaign

Henley's pace attack helps clinch first win of campaign

HENLEY got their Home Counties Premier League Division 1 campaign up and running with their first win of the season against BURNHAM at ...

 

Morgan and Wright lead the way at Munich junior regatta

Morgan and Wright lead the way at Munich junior regatta

THE junior squads of Henley Rowing Club recently took to the international stage with crews competing in Munich and Ghent where they ...

 

Who has bought the baskets so far

THE following individuals, businesses and organisations have bought hanging baskets: Nine: Henley Self Storage, Newtown Road Eight: ...

 

French visitors

A DELEGATION from Henley’s twin town of Falaise in Normandy will visit next week. They will be welcomed by members of the Henley ...

 

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