Thursday, 24 January 2019

Henley Youth Festival programme announced

Henley Youth Festival programme announced

ORGANISERS of the Henley Youth Festival have announced the programme for this year's event. The 26th annual extravaganza will take place at various venues from March 4 to 17 and will include workshops, performances and competitions in the fields of...
Car parts shop shuts and bank to follow

Car parts shop shuts and bank to follow

A CAR parts shop in Henley has closed and a bank will soon follow suit. Autolex in Friday Street, shut last week after the lease expired. A sign on the window of the shop says: “It is with sadness and regret that we have had to close our...
Explore town’s brewing heritage

Explore town’s brewing heritage

A NEW walking tour highlighting Henley’s brewing heritage will begin on Sunday. The 75-minute guided walk, led by Blue Badge guide Bobbie Latter, begins at Hotel du Vin in New Street, site of the Brakspear brewery for nearly two centuries until it...
Regatta revives race for military

Regatta revives race for military

A RACE between military crews will return to this year’s Henley Royal Regatta after a 100-year absence. The King’s Cup will involve male and female military athletes from the UK, Australia, Canada, France, New Zealand, America, Germany and the...
College closed due to icy blast

College closed due to icy blast

THE Henley College was closed today (Wednesday) for safety reasons due to heavy snowfall on Tuesday afternoon. A statement on its website said that safety was of the “utmost importance” and it took the decision due to the icy travelling conditions....

Oliveira joins Royals on loan

Oliveira joins Royals on loan

STRIKER Nélson Oliveira has joined Reading Football Club on loan for the rest of the season. The Portuguese will wear the number 22 ...

Churches hold service to promote togetherness

Churches hold service to promote togetherness

A SPECIAL service was held at St Mary’s Church in Henley on Sunday to promote Christian unity. The event was part of an international ...

York stone pavement slabs finally replaced by utility firm

York stone pavement slabs finally replaced by utility firm

PAVING stones that were removed from a Henley street to allow contractors to fix an underground power line have been replaced. ...

Runaway rhea found in field

Runaway rhea found in field

A RUNAWAY rhea called Chris that has been on the loose for five weeks has been found in Peppard. The 4ft bird has been living wild ...

Tickets for Alan Carr sell out in 30 minutes

Tickets for Alan Carr sell out in 30 minutes

TICKETS for comedian Alan Carr’s show at the Kenton Theatre in Henley sold out in just half an hour. A queue formed outside the venue ...

Rat infested riverside hedge removed

Rat infested riverside hedge removed

A RIVERSIDE hedge in Henley has been ripped out to help solve a rat problem. Henley Town Council has spent months discussing how to ...

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