Tuesday, 18 May 2021

New Henley Mayor elected

New Henley Mayor elected

SARAH MILLER has been elected Mayor of Henley for 2021. She was sworn into the role at the town's annual mayor-making ceremony, which took place at the town hall this morning and was also livestreamed. Councillor Miller succeeds fellow Henley...
Service marks 100 years of Royal British Legion

Service marks 100 years of Royal British Legion

A SPECIAL service was held at St Mary’s Church in Henley on Saturday to mark the 100th anniversary of the Royal British Legion. The holy eucharist, which was conducted by Rev Jeremy Tayler, featured hymns and bible readings, but only a soloist was...
Villagers upset by 'Viking' party

Villagers upset by 'Viking' party

PLANS for a three-day festival with a Vikings theme have drawn complaints from neighbours. The Valhalla event, which is due to take place at Roundhouse Farm in Fawley from Friday to Sunday, July 16 to 18, would include a nightly “feast” in a temporary...

Watersports centre boss hits back

Watersports centre boss hits back

THE founder of a watersports centre in Caversham has responded to claims that it poses a threat to wildlife. Cosmonaut Leisure opened Caversham Lakes, off Henley Road, in August and is now seeking retrospective planning permission from South...

Call to protect village from lorries

Call to protect village from lorries

A SPEED limit of 30mph and a 7.5-tonne weight restriction could be imposed across the Hambleden valley. Highways officers at Buckinghamshire Council will be asked to consider the measures to stop lorries driving through Fawley. Mark Turner, who chairs...

Villagers split over footbridge plan

Villagers split over footbridge plan

RESIDENTS of Shiplake are divided on plans to install a foot and cycle bridge linking the village with Wargrave. The Wargrave Shiplake ...

Theatre chief lifts curtain on fresh approach

Theatre chief lifts curtain on fresh approach

THE new chairman of trustees at the Kenton Theatre in Henley has pledged to operate with “integrity and transparency”. Julie ...

Developer turns tables on councillor using his book

Developer turns tables on councillor using his book

A PARISH councillor trying to stop a retirement village from being built in Sonning Common has had his own book used as evidence ...

The art of horseback archery

The art of horseback archery

HORSEBACK archery is now being taught at the highest international standard in Checkendon. The village’s equestrian centre, which has ...

Appeal needs volunteers to check defibrillators

Appeal needs volunteers to check defibrillators

VOLUNTEERS are needed to check defibrillators in the Henley area which are once again at risk of failing. Many of the 72 devices, ...

Football goal vandalised again

Football goal vandalised again

VANDALS have damaged property at Henley YMCA’s tiger turf pitch for the third time in just over a year. The wooden boards behind one ...

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