Friday, 28 January 2022

RAF pilot rows Atlantic as thanks for daughter’s cure

RAF pilot rows Atlantic as thanks for daughter’s cure

A PILOT who used to be based at RAF Benson rowed across the Atlantic to mark five years since his daughter was cured of leukaemia. Wing Commander Phil Holdcroft, 42, and three colleagues took part in the 3,000-mile Talisker Whisky Atlantic to raise...
Traders split on Mayor’s idea of no traffic in market place

Traders split on Mayor’s idea of no traffic in market place

HENLEY market place could be closed to vehicles to make it a more attractive place to visit. The idea has been put forward by Mayor Sarah Miller who wants to add more seating and have more stalls on market days. She wants to close the westbound...
Campaign to keep out HGVs revived

Campaign to keep out HGVs revived

CAMPAIGNERS are to trying to revive plans for a ban on heavy goods vehicles that use Henley as a shortcut. They want to overturn a decision by Oxfordshire County Council, the highways authority, to revoke a temporary ban on lorries passing through...
Couple told they are no longer in charge of pub

Couple told they are no longer in charge of pub

A COUPLE have been told they are no longer wanted to run an award-winning pub-restaurant. Mary and Nick Galer have been in charge of The Miller of Mansfield in High Street, Goring, since 2014. But now their landlord has decided to make it a managed...

Horse rider improving

Horse rider improving

A HORSE rider who suffered serious spinal injuries after coming off her horse during a showjumping competition is improving in ...

The Human League to headline at Rewind

The Human League to headline at Rewind

THE Human League and Holly Johnson will be the headline acts at Rewind South this summer. The Eighties music festival will take place ...

Bridge lights could be coloured to mark special occasions

Bridge lights could be coloured to mark special occasions

CAMPAIGNERS say the proposed lighting of Henley Bridge could use different colours on special occasions, such as pink for the royal ...

Volunteers prepare to save spawning toads once again

Volunteers prepare to save spawning toads once again

VOLUNTEERS have installed a barrier alongside a busy main road to protect toads from being killed by traffic. About 15 members of the ...

BREAKING: Developer buys former hospice

BREAKING: Developer buys former hospice

THE former Sue Ryder hospice at Joyce Grove in Nettlebed has been sold. The facility, which shut in March 2020 and is understood to be ...

My Olympic figure skating dream

My Olympic figure skating dream

A GIRL from Henley won a gold medal at the British Figure Skating Championships. Charlotte Hodgkinson, 14, took the junior pairs ...

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£5m plan to change garden centre

£5m plan to change garden centre

THE owners of a garden centre near Wargrave have submitted a planning application for a £5 million redevelopment. Andy Dicks and Rob Scott, who run Hare Hatch Sheeplands, want to ... [more]

 

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