Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Marshals required for parade

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help marshal the Remembrance parade in Wargrave. Thames Valley Police says it will no longer provide traffic ...

 

‘Commoners’ win village quiz title

‘Commoners’ win village quiz title

MORE than 100 people took part in a charity quiz night at Shiplake memorial hall. Fifteen teams competed in the quiz, which comprised ...

 

Staff run for Comic Relief

Staff run for Comic Relief

A FUN run and walk along the River Thames towpath in Henley raised more than £300 for Comic Relief. More than 30 members of staff from ...

 

School assembly a sea of red for Comic Relief

School assembly a sea of red for Comic Relief

CHILDREN at Trinity Primary School in Henley dressed in red to raise money for Comic Relief.  Many wore colourful pyjama tops, while ...

 

Charity shop begins children’s storytime

Charity shop begins children’s storytime

THE Helen & Douglas House charity shop in Duke Street, Henley, held a classic storytime event for children aged four to seven. Emma ...

 

Charity run in aid of sportsman who took his own life

Charity run in aid of sportsman who took his own life

THIRTY friends and family ran a half marathon in memory of a man who took his own life last year. Saturday would have been Adam ...

 

Reel fun at primary school ceilidh

Reel fun at primary school ceilidh

A CEILIDH raised more than £1,400 for Trinity Primary School in Henley. The event at the town hall was organised by the Friends of ...

 

Race night for charity

MORE than 40 people attended a race night at Charvil village hall. Punters were able to bet on eight races from around the world that ...

 

Cash boost for museum’s new young curators project

Cash boost for museum’s new young curators project

AN arts project for children and young people has received a £1,250 boost from the Henley Municipal Charities. The grant to the River ...

 

Run in memory of tragic Adam

Run in memory of tragic Adam

FORTY friends and family are to run a half marathon tomorrow (Saturday) in memory of Adam Payne, who took his own life last year. It ...

 

£13,000 for appeal

ALMOST £13,000 was raised in Wargrave for last year’s Poppy Appeal with door-to-door and bucket collections. At a meeting of the local ...

 

Staff raise £184,000 for hospice charity

Staff raise £184,000 for hospice charity

HENLEY investment management company Invesco raised £184,000 for Helen & Douglas House last year. The money will pay for four nurses ...

 

Safe place

A SOCIAL hub and advice centre for adults has become the first venue in Goring to sign up to the Safe Places scheme. The Care Hub, run ...

 

Women to hold fund-raiser for rescue charity that found golden retrievers

Women to hold fund-raiser for rescue charity that found golden retrievers

TWO women from Skirmett are organising a fund-raiser for the charity which provided their dogs, writes Phil Simms. Susan Walker and ...

 

Business students set up ‘tuck shop’ in aid of charity

Business students set up ‘tuck shop’ in aid of charity

BUSINESS students from The Henley College ran a “tuck shop” in Market Place to raise money for the treatment of a boy fighting cancer. ...

 

Dancing in the playground for Red Nose Day

Dancing in the playground for Red Nose Day

PUPILS at Nettlebed Community School are preparing to take part in a world record attempt dancing challenge for Comic Relief. The ...

 

Hospice to stay until new care beds found

Hospice to stay until new care beds found

THE Sue Ryder hospice in Nettlebed will not close until all the care beds are available at a new location. The charity is to sell ...

 

I’m running marathon for second time in 14 years

I’m running marathon for second time in 14 years

A WOMAN from Wargrave is to run in this year’s London Marathon — 14 years after she took part for the first time. Georgina Kelly, 49, ...

 

£350 bicycle to be won by entering 13th On Your Bike

£350 bicycle to be won by entering 13th On Your Bike

THIS year’s On Your Bike is now open for entries. Hundreds of people are expected to take part in the 13th annual fun ride, which will ...

 

Supporters hope to raise £50,000 with Mount Kilimanjaro climb

Supporters hope to raise £50,000 with Mount Kilimanjaro climb

A TEAM of 11 people aim to climb Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money for the Chiltern Centre for disabled children in Henley. They will ...

 

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