Monday, 19 February 2018

Art group moves with the times

A GROUP which promotes and celebrates art has changed its name. The Henley Decorative and Fine Arts Society will now be known as The ...

Henley Charities Together

THIS informal group met at the River & Rowing Museum in Henley on Wednesday, January 17. The topic was data protection rules and the ...

Caversham Heights Society

ON January 17 Catherine Sampson enthralled members with a fascinating and informative talk on Purley from the 1800s to the 1960s. Her ...

Reading RSPB Group

LEE MORGAN, from Canada, delivered a presentation entitled “The wildlife of the Canadian Rockies — beyond the road and rails”. It was ...

History of Reading Society

History of Reading Society

THE subject of the January talk was “The history of Katesgrove”. The speaker was Evelyn Williams who has lived in the area for almost ...

Whitchurch and Goring Heath History Society

OUR annual meeting will take place at Whitchurch village hall on Thursday, February 15. After the usual business, John Leighfield will ...

Old maps talk

A TALK on historic maps of Oxfordshire will be given by John Leighfield immediately after Whitchurch and Goring Heath History ...

Henley U3A

Henley U3A

THE first committee meeting of the year took place on January 22. Chairman Charles Whittaker reported that the membership was growing ...

Charity group raises record sum for sixth year running

Charity group raises record sum for sixth year running

THE charity action group at Phyllis Court Club in Henley has raised a record amount for good causes. Over the past year, members ...

Girls hold bingo night for old folk

Girls hold bingo night for old folk

GIRL guides from Wargrave held a bingo night for residents of a retirement home in the village. The Wargrave Rangers took turns ...

Swimming club make waves at gala

Swimming club make waves at gala

HENLEY Swimming Club’s junior squad took part in Witney’s development gala on Saturday. Head coach Sarah Williams said: “We received ...

Wargrave Local Historical Society

THE sporting history of Wargrave recreation ground was discussed at January’s meeting of the society. Members were given a talk by ...

New fitness centre at Phyllis Court Club begins to take shape

New fitness centre at Phyllis Court Club begins to take shape

CONSTRUCTION of the new fitness centre at Phyllis Court Club in Henley is well under way. The steel frame and roof are now in place ...

Theatre outing

WHITCHURCH Theatre Club’s next outing is to see Edgar Wallace’s The Case of the Frightened Lady at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in ...

Community choir plan

A COMMUNITY choir could be launched in Whitchurch. Geraldine Witcher and Clare Donahue want to start the group following the success ...

Reports from latest meetings and activities of local clubs and community groups

ON November 29 a coachload of society members went up to London to see 42nd Street at the Drury Lane Theatre. Because of the traffic, ...

Henley Archaeological and Historical Group

Henley Archaeological and Historical Group

ON Tuesday, January 2 Colin Berks, of the archaeological consultancy ArcServ, gave a very well-attended meeting a talk on an ...

HIGH jinks were enjoyed by all the members over the Christmas period. It started in late December with the meat raffle and I am ...

Carol singers raise £2,000 for air ambulance

Christmas carol singers raise £2,000 for air ambulance

THE Henley Carol Singers raised £2,000 for the Thames Valley Air Ambulance over the Christmas period. They performed at eight concerts ...

Olympian begins rowing club gate demolition

Olympic champion begins demolition of rowing club's entrance gate

A NEW entrance gate is to be built at Leander Club in Henley for its 200th anniversary. Workmen began tearing down the existing brick ...

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