Wednesday, 23 January 2019

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 after escaping from a farm nearby and has been causing traffic disruption on the roads in and around Sonning Common....
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 in New Street on Saturday morning when tickets went on sale, with 70 per cent available at the box office and the...
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 best to get rid of the infestation of the privet hedge that ran along the rear of Singers Park, off Thames Side. The...
Winners and losers in flights shake-up

Winners and losers in flights shake-up

MORE aeroplanes could fly over towns and villages near Henley instead of the town itself under proposed changes to flight paths at Heathrow airport. The airport is consulting the public on possible changes to arrival and departure patterns as it gears...

New hedge needed to oust rats

New hedge needed to oust rats

A RIVERSIDE hedge in Henley is to be ripped out and replaced to solve a rat problem. Henley Town Council, which owns Singers Park, has ...

Food festival back on the menu

Food Festival back on the menu

A NEW food festival is to be launched in Henley this summer. It will take place over two weeks in June and has been billed as a ...

Chris the runaway rhea gives police the slip

Chris the runaway rhea gives police the slip

A RUNAWAY rhea called Chris evaded police officers and disrupted traffic in Sonning Common. The 4ft bird has been living wild for four ...

Christmas tree switch-on may be taken out of festival

Christmas tree lights switch-on could be taken out of festival

THE lights on Henley’s giant Christmas tree could be turned on before the annual late-night festival in future years. The ceremony ...

Small town politics

Small town politics

HENLEY Mayor Glen Lambert has likened the workings of the town council to a sitcom. He was answering questions during a visit to the ...

Teenage girl uses her loaf to set up bakery business

Teenage girl uses her loaf to set up bakery business

A TEENAGE girl has set up her own bakery business and is already selling 70 loaves of bread a week. Kitty Tait, 14, started the Orange ...

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