Wednesday, 25 May 2022

Fundraiser completes another challenge

Fundraiser completes another challenge

A CAMPAIGNER against child sex abuse has completed the latest in a year-long series of challenges. Emma-Jane Taylor, 49, from Henley, ...

 

Village’s Poppy Appeal organiser retires after 38 years

Village’s Poppy Appeal organiser retires after 38 years

A STALWART of the Royal British Legion in Nettlebed is retiring as Poppy Appeal organiser. Margaret Butler, who has run the annual ...

 

Fun day raises record total for disabled riding charity

Fun day raises record total for disabled riding charity

A FUN day at Wyfold Riding for the Disabled raised a record amount. The independent charity provides riding facilities and lessons for ...

 

Citizen's Advice

IN March the Office for National Statistics reported that approximately 1.7 million people in the UK were experiencing self-reported ...

 

Handy helpers request in central Henley

Handy helpers request in central Henley

CAN anyone with DIY, plumbing or building skills spare some time? The d:two centre is a great community resource, tucked away in the ...

 

Charity wash

A CHARITY car wash will take place at Goring fire station next Sunday (May 29) from 10am to 3pm. Donations will be split equally ...

 

Thamesfield Trust and Camp Mohawk

Thamesfield Trust and Camp Mohawk

AFTER two postponements due to the coronovirus pandemic, a group of 10 young people with special needs, supported by playworkers from ...

 

Charity unveils patron

THE Chiltern Centre in Henley has a new patron. Christopher Laing, a philanthropist from Shiplake, will be the charity’s fifth patron, ...

 

Campaigner paddles 10 miles to promote charity

Campaigner paddles 10 miles to promote charity

A CAMPAIGNER against child sexual abuse has completed the latest in a year-long series of challenges. Emma-Jane Taylor, 49, from ...

 

Virtual cyclists make good start to 12,000km charity ride

Virtual cyclists make good start to 12,000km charity ride

THE family and friends of a young man who are cycling the distance from Singapore to Henley in memory of a young man who died last ...

 

£50,000 catering kitchen unveiled at 60-Plus Club

£50,000 catering kitchen unveiled at 60-Plus Club

A NEW catering kitchen has been unveiled at the 60-Plus Club in Henley. The £50,000 refurbishment includes a new a turbofan convection ...

 

Twinned toilet

A TOILET at offices in Henley has been twinned with one in Malawi. The Cherry Tree Centre in Hart Street paid £60 to sign up to Toilet ...

 

Family’s charity cycle ride in memory of tragic son

Family’s charity cycle ride in memory of tragic son

THE family and friends of a young man man who died last year are to cycle the distance between Henley and Singapore to fund a place on ...

 

Women trek 50 miles for charity

Women trek 50 miles for charity

A WOMAN who completed a 50-mile fundraising trek in in aid of the charity that helped her beat a brain tumour says it w as “a ...

 

Jazz musicians and friends end on high note at age 94

Jazz musicians and friends end on high note at age 94

IT was the end of an era when a jazz concert in Henley on Saturday night drew to a close. The event at Christ Church was the last of ...

 

How you can help Ukraine

THE best and most direct way of supporting the people of Ukraine is via the Disasters Emergency Committee. It works with 15 charities, ...

 

Easter eggs donated to refugees

Easter eggs donated to refugees

A WOMAN from Peppard Common dropped off more than 200 chocolate eggs to refugee children for Easter. Barbara Grimm, who volunteers ...

 

Plant sales

THE Greenshoots nursery at Manor Farm in Peppard will start opening on Saturdays from April 30. The site is part of the Ways and Means ...

 

Driver call

THE Fish Volunteer Centre in Sonning Common is appealing for more volunteer drivers. The service, which transports the elderly and ...

 

Amazing Sarah’s marathon effort

Amazing Sarah’s marathon effort

A WOMAN who was successfully treated for a brain tumour is walking almost two marathons in two days to raise money for charity. This ...

 

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