Saturday, 23 June 2018
Delivering the news from Henley on Thames and South Oxfordshire for over 100 years
WITH the smart new acrylic signs, it is easy to miss this older coat of arms mounted on two blades that form the gate to the riverside ...
DOES any reader know of a public footpath which passes through a tunnel? Well, there’s one in Medmenham. At the turn of the 19th ...
DURING the recent sunny weather this small riverside park called Singers Wharf has been exceptionally busy with visitors as well as ...
On the Henley Road just before entering Marlow is this easily overlooked plaque marking where two famous writers lived. There is ...
THE picturesque Chilterns village of Turville has only a few fortunate residents but plenty of visitors yet I wonder how many see some ...
SOME older readers may remember that there was once an airfield in Henley. Located at the highest point just beyond Remenham Hill on ...
WARGRAVE high street has seen more than its fair share of changes. There used to be a supermarket, chemist, post office, newsagents, ...
MOST people walking along the Thames pathway below Remenham will not have noticed this large metal weighbridge in the courtyard of the ...
THIS old door on the front of The Catherine Wheel in Hart Street is no longer in use and has been blocked off, but its ornamental ...
It is interesting to note both these signs on the bank wall at the corner of Friday Street and Reading Road and the stories they tell. ...
WITH names like Elton John and Elvis Costello at the Henley Festival this week, here is a picture of a local building with rock music ...
SHARP-EYED readers may have noticed that there has been some renovation work on the ornamental folly on Temple Island by the Henley ...
Garden centre owner avoids legal action
LEGAL action against the owner of a garden centre near Wargrave who lost a long-running planning dispute has been dropped. Judge Angela Morris ruled the case would be unfair ... [more]
Village shop raided again
A SHOP in Sonning Common has been raided for the second time in three months. Two masked men smashed their way into the Co-op in Wood Lane before stealing a large quantity of ... [more]
Girl finds fossil 100 million years old
A GIRL found a fossil in her garden that is about 100 million years old. Ottilie Jenkins, six, was searching for rocks to paint when she came across a spherical one in a flowerbed ... [more]
Workmates take first two places in 10km
THE winner of this year’s Wargrave 10km race says he was encouraged to take part by a work colleague who he beat into second place. Jack Gregory, 26, finished in 33 minutes and 52 ... [more]
Rowers no longer have to worry about glare from water
Village pair trained how to officially identify potholes
Mermaid could vanish unless we pay £8,000
Residents split over proposed garage move
Olympic champion (and son) is star attraction at his village’s annual races day
New president looking forward to regatta
Bowling back to Twenties
Third highest number of Henley Royal Regatta entries ever
My beautiful new home town
Vintage commercial vehicles complete 34th run
Former head unveils £1.4m school music centre named after her
Trust marks 25 years of nurturing jewellers of future
Curtain play doesn’t quite hang together
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