Sunday, 13 June 2021

National Trust closes cafe at historic home

National Trust closes cafe at historic home

THE café at Nuffield Place has been permanently closed because it was not making enough money. The National Trust, which runs the ...

 

Couple raise £4,000 for church with 100km walk

Couple raise £4,000 for church with 100km walk

A COUPLE raised nearly £4,000 for the church and parish hall in Remenham by completing a walking challenge along the south coast in ...

 

Help wanted

THE food bank in Sonning Common needs a volunteer to help with packing deliveries on Wednesday mornings. Good Neighbour Food Bank ...

 

Day of thanks

A CHURCH in Sonning Common is holding a “thank-you day” for the NHS next month. Christ the King Church in Sedgewell Road is inviting ...

 

Major Mick, 80, sets off on another voyage in tin boat

Major Mick, 80, sets off on another voyage in tin boat

HE’S off again. Michael Stanley, aka Major Mick, is to row 100 miles for a second time in his homemade tin boat. The 80-year-old ...

 

Poppy pins

COMMEMORATIVE pin badges to mark the centenary of the Royal British Legion are available from the corner shop in Shiplake. They are ...

 

Charity sale

TWO pupils at Peppard Primary School raised more than £40 selling books, toys and stationery. Maria Mangan Morse and Evie Crowther set ...

 

Fish’s June bus trips

THE bus service run by the Fish volunteer centre in Sonning Common has organised extra shopping trips for next month.  The minibus has ...

 

Aid total

A TOTAL of £1,330.67 was collected in Watlington during Christian Aid Week. Church collections raised £395, street collections £657.59 ...

 

Thank you Mermaids, says Olympian

Thank you Mermaids, says Olympian

A FORMER Olympic rower has praised five women for attempting to swim the Bristol Channel for charity. The Henley Mermaids will take on ...

 

New IT system at day centre thanks to charitable trusts

New IT system at day centre thanks to charitable trusts

A CHARITY which cares for children and young people with special needs has been supported by two trusts. The IT system at Camp Mohawk ...

 

Couple’s coastline trek in aid of income-hit church

Couple’s coastline trek in aid of income-hit church

A COUPLE will be trekking along the Dorset coast this weekend to raise money for the church and parish hall in Remenham. John and Sue ...

 

Novice rowers supported by expert for charity challenge

Novice rowers supported by expert for charity challenge

CHARITY workers in Henley raised nearly £5,000 by virtually rowing across the Channel — with a little help from an expert. The five ...

 

Woodland bluebells walk raises £100 for dementia day centre

Woodland bluebells walk raises £100 for dementia day centre

A GUIDED walk through woodland raised £100 for Henley’s Bluebells day centre for people with dementia. Fourteen people took part in ...

 

Sign up for virtual quiz and raffle

Sign up for virtual quiz and raffle

STUDENTS from The Henley College are organising a virtual raffle and quiz in aid of a mental health charity. Sami Morgan, Leah Cooper, ...

 

Shopping bus trips

THE bus service run by the Fish volunteer centre in Sonning Common has organised shopping trips for this month.  The minibus will have ...

 

James and the giant readathon

James and the giant readathon

A YOUNG boy with Down’s syndrome has challenged himself to read 30 books throughout May to raise money for charity. James Marsh is ...

 

Don’t cut grass, eat cake instead

Don’t cut grass, eat cake instead

A VOLUNTEER with the Henley Toad Patrol is baking garden-themed cupcakes to raise money for equipment. Nicola Taylor, who is a baker, ...

 

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, ...

 

Ceremony to mark centenary of Legion

Ceremony to mark centenary of Legion

A WREATH will be laid on the steps of Henley town hall tomorrow (Saturday) to mark the 100th anniversary of the foundation of the ...