Tuesday, 22 June 2021

Teenager robbed in car park 

Teenager robbed in car park 

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a 17-year-old boy was robbed in Henley yesterday. The teenager and his friend were assaulted by a group of males in Greys Road car park last night. If you have any information, contact Thames Valley Police on...
Public consultation on adventure golf course plan

Public consultation on adventure golf course plan

PUBLIC consultation on plans to create an adventure golf course in Henley will open on Monday. The town council wants to transform the putting green in Mill Meadows into a miniature 18-hole course at a cost of up to £250,000. It will be themed around...
NHS has undercurrent of racism, claims surgeon

NHS has undercurrent of racism, claims surgeon

A SURGEON from Henley who won an employment tribunal against an industry regulator says he will continue to fight against racism within the NHS. Omer Karim had been working at Wexham Park Hospital in Slough for 20 years when allegations of bullying...

Cyclist buys locks after stolen vintage bike is returned

Cyclist buys locks after stolen vintage bike is returned

A MAN has been reunited with his vintage bicycle just days after it was stolen. William Shine, 78, had parked the 40-year-old Dawes bike in front of his house in Park Road, Henley, when it was taken. He had been leaving the machine there for 10...
Pupils told to stay home after positive covid test

Pupils told to stay home after positive covid tests

PUPILS in Year 10 at Gillotts School in Henley were told to stay at home today (Monday) after one tested positive for coronavirus. Headteacher Catharine Darnton contacted parents on Sunday night to say that their children should work from home. The...

Couple save fawn stuck in fence

Couple save fawn stuck in fence

A COUPLE from Stoke Row helped rescue a fawn after finding it stuck in a wire fence. Rebecca Roberts found the animal while walking ...

Car rolls into river and sinks after brake fails

Car rolls into river and sinks after brake fails

A CAR sank to the bottom of the River Thames in Henley after falling in, writes James Burton. The Volkswagen Passat, which was ...

Theatre’s plan for homes opposed by Environment Agency

Theatre’s plan for homes opposed by Environment Agency

PLANS by the Mill at Sonning to convert a building used for rehearsals and accommodation into two homes have been opposed by the ...

I’d never thought of being councillor until I read that stupid anti-gay letter

I’d never thought of being councillor until I read that stupid anti-gay letter

THE new Mayor of Henley had never thought of becoming a politician until she read a letter in the Henley Standard from a town ...

Town and community manager resigns

Town and community manager resigns

HENLEY’S town and community manager has resigned after nearly five years. Helen Barnett, whose job was to improve the economic ...

Mother’s book inspired by day son had ‘meltdown’ in Tesco

Mother’s book inspired by day son had ‘meltdown’ in Tesco

A MOTHER has written a book in honour of her autistic son. Josephine Smith-Mands, 45, penned The Triggle to highlight the daily ...

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Organic farmer praised

AN organic farmer from Whitchurch has again been praised by an environmental activist. Writer and journalist George Monbiot recently returned to Tolhurst Organic, on the Hardwick ... [more]

 
Car club

Car club

A CAR club in Henley has attracted 19 members since its launch. Two Toyota Yaris hybrid vehicles have been available to hire from the town council’s parking bays in Upper Market ... [more]

 

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