Sunday, 19 January 2020

Teenage film-maker hoping to follow in father’s footsteps

Teenage film-maker hoping to follow in father’s footsteps

A TEENAGE film-maker and videographer, who has won several awards at the Henley Youth Festival, is hoping to turn his passion into a career. Freddie Wilson has made promotional videos for several of the town’s clubs and businesses and is now seeking...
It’s terrible for volunteers, says Aussie-born councillor

It’s terrible for volunteers, says Aussie-born councillor

A SOUTH Oxfordshire district councillor from Australia has praised the courage and commitment of people there tackling the bush fires. Jo Robb fears that the hundreds of volunteer firefighters will be forgotten when the fires are eventually subdued....
Firefighter raising cash for Australian bush fires fund

Firefighter raising cash for Australian bush fires fund

A FIREFIGHTER from Henley is raising money for the Australian bush fires appeal. Michael Clarke said he was moved by news reports of the disaster and felt an allegiance with his counterparts fighting the enormous fires in New South Wales and Victoria,...
Open day at yoga school after move to larger premises

Open day at yoga school after move to larger premises

A YOGA studio in Henley which recently relocated is to hold an open day tomorrow (Saturday).Henley Yoga Central Plus was based in Greys Road for seven years but outgrew the premises and is now in Market Place. The business was the idea of Jo Franks, a...

Football club wants more space in £2m clubhouse

Football club wants more space in £2m clubhouse

A YOUTH football club says it isn’t being offered enough space under Henley Town Council’s plans to relocate its clubhouse. The ...

Festival to celebrate our military heritage

Festival to celebrate our military heritage

A CLASSICAL night celebrating Britain’s military heritage will close this year’s Henley Festival. A Classical Salute will feature the ...

Pop-up shop becomes more permanent

Pop-up shop becomes more permanent

A POP-UP shop in Henley which opened just before Christmas is to stay for at least a few more months. Here Comes The Sun, which was ...

Shopkeeper confronts masked raiders in night

Shopkeeper confronts masked raiders in night

A VILLAGE shopkeeper has told how he confronted a gang of masked raiders who broke into his store during the night. Gavin Caple and ...

Tight finish in village 10km

Tight finish in village 10km

AN environmental scientist won this year’s Woodcote 10km by just three seconds. Jonathan Westlake, 40, from Emmer Green, was taking ...

Town council raises tax precept by 13% to bring down deficit

RESIDENTS of Henley will pay 13 per cent more for the town council’s services from April 1. The council has agreed to raise its ...

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Street with six charity shops

Street with six charity shops

DUKE Street in Henley has all but one of the town’s seven charity shops. But despite the competition from their neighbours, all six stores earn tens of thousands of pounds a year ... [more]

 

New island boathouse

A BOATHOUSE on Rod Eyot in Henley could be replaced. The owners want to tear down the Eighties building, which is vulnerable to flooding, and build a single-storey replacement ... [more]

 

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