Saturday, 15 August 2020

Tom Cruise’s training track?

Is this Tom Cruise’s training track?

FILM fans may be able to spot Tom Cruise rehearsing for his latest role in South Oxfordshire. A 135m temporary motorcycle track has been built in this field by the production company behind his 2018 hit film Mission: Impossible — Fallout. The film...

Pub staff receive mystery thank-you plaque for food service during lockdown

Pub staff receive mystery plaque for lockdown service

A PUB landlord and his staff have been given a plaque by a mystery admirer to say thank-you for their efforts during the coronavirus pandemic. Ted Docherty, who runs the White Hart in Nettlebed, says the gift will take pride of place at the High...

Demand for free flu jab set to soar

The Hart Surgery

Demand for free flu jab set to soar

A SURGERY in Henley is expecting to administer hundreds of additional flu vaccines from next month. The Hart Surgery in York Road said the lowering of the age threshold so that everyone over 50 is eligible could mean up to another 2,000 patients...

Race to be replaced by new hill challenge

Race to be replaced by new hill challenge

RUNNERS are being invited to take on the new “Icehouse Hill Challenge” in Henley from next month. The event has been organised by the Rotary Clubs of Henley and Henley Bridge following the cancellation of this year’s Henley half marathon and 10km,...
Shed destroyed after blaze

Shed destroyed after blaze

A GARDEN shed was destroyed after a fire in Henley on Thursday. Three fire engines were called to Harpsden Way at about 5pm, as there were concerns the blaze could spread into neighbouring homes. The cause of the fire is believed to be accidental and...

You're so stupid

You're so stupid

A GROUP of men who jumped off Henley Bridge into the River Thames have been labelled “absolutely stupid”. Police responded to three ...

Pub set to re-open under new management

Pub set to re-open under new management

A PUB in Henley will re-open next month for the first time since the coronavirus lockdown under new management. David Thompson is ...

Ear, nose and throat and plastic surgery clinics at Townlands

Ear, nose and throat and plastic surgery clinics at Townlands

EAR, nose and throat (ENT), plastic surgery and audiology clinics are to be open at Townlands Memorial Hospital in Henley on August 24....

Students collecting A-level results after no exams

Students collecting A-level results after no exams

STUDENTS in Henley and the surrounding area will be finding out their A-level results today. It has been a very unusual year for ...

Former mayor claims road resurfacing vehicle damaged pavement

Former mayor claims road resurfacing vehicle damaged pavement

A FORMER Henley mayor claims the pavement in his street was damaged when the road was being resurfaced. Martin Akehurst has called on ...

Lockdown Lodge launches

A POP-UP café, bar and restaurant on a bank of the River Thames near Henley has enjoyed a successful opening week. The Lockdown Lodge, ...

More News:

Covid cases

A TOTAL of 616 coronavirus cases in South Oxfordshire have been confirmed by lab tests since March. The figure for Oxfordshire is 3,260, while 806 cases have been confirmed in ... [more]

 

Shop shuts

A BEDROOM furniture shop in Henley is to close after being bought out. Feather & Black in Market Place is now part of the Dreams brand and is to trade online only.

 

Priority cash

STEFAN Gawrysiak, who represents Henley on Oxfordshire County Council, has given £2,000 from his councillor priority fund to Henley Citizens Advice to purchase laptops for ... [more]

 

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