Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Boy scared to use skate park

Boy scared to use skate park

A DISABLED boy who was presented with a specialist wheelchair so he could go skating is scared to use Henley’s skate park following ...

 

Plan for trees to prevent parking on verge delayed

Plan for trees to prevent parking on verge delayed

PLANS to plant trees along a grass verge in the centre of Goring have been put on hold. The parish council was considering planting up ...

 

Track upgrade

ENGINEERS from Network Rail have upgraded the line between Shiplake and Wargrave. Crews worked in the early hours of Tuesday, ...

 

Removing bins would stop littering, says shopkeeper

Removing bins would stop littering, says shopkeeper

A SHOPKEEPER has called for litter bins to be removed from Henley town centre. Joan Bland, who runs the Asquiths teddy bear shop in ...

 

College's plans for more cuts

College's plans for more cuts

THE equivalent of 13 full-time teaching posts and up to eight subjects could be axed at The Henley College in a bid to “streamline and ...

 

Minister says write to me about shortage of money

Minister says write to me about shortage of money

EMPLOYMENT minister Alok Sharma has urged staff and students at The Henley College to write to him explaining their concerns about the ...

 

Birthday bus

THE owner of a community bus service for the Goring area has thanked passengers for helping it to reach its second anniversary. Mike ...

 

Courses facing cuts in college 'streamlining' bid

Courses cut in college 'streamlining' bid

THE Henley College is set to cut a small number of courses in a bid to "improve and streamline" its service. It is also consulting on ...

 

Car park decking idea postponed because of council cash shortage

Car park decking idea postponed because of council cash shortage

PLANS to build a multi-storey car park in Henley in a bid to ease congestion will not be pursued for at least another year. South ...

 

Box removed

A DAMAGED electrical supply box on the slipway at the foot of New Street, Henley, has been removed. The box, which is privately owned ...

 

Traffic report

A REVISED transport study for Henley is about to be published. Consultant Peter Brett is compiling a report analysing the impact that ...

 

Vandalised track to be repaired

MORE than £2,000 will be spent on repairing the vandalised BMX track in Wargrave. The track off East View Road has been closed after ...

 

Riverside is singing

Riverside is singing

WORK to revitalise a Henley riverside beauty spot has been completed. New beech hedging has been installed at Singers Park, off Thames ...

 

Toll bridge sold for first time since being built in 1792

Toll bridge sold for first time since being built in 1792

WHITCHURCH toll bridge has been sold for the first time in its 227-year history. The General Estates Company, of Hythe, near ...

 

Gallery hire exit time changed

COMMUNITY groups which hire the Old Fire Station gallery in Henley will now have to leave on the final evening of their lease period ...

 

Loan repaid

AN activities centre on the River Thames in Henley has repaid a £120,000 loan 13 years early. The Eyot Centre, off Wargrave Road, was ...

 

BMX track shut after vandalism

BMX track shut after vandalism

VANDALS have damaged the BMX track in Wargrave. The track in Kings Field, off East View Road, is currently closed after a series of ...

 

Play area makeover

Play area makeover

A £60,000 contract to refurbish a Henley playground is to go out to tender. Henley Town Council has agreed to resurface and re-equip ...

 

Jazz evening

THE Eastside Rhythm Kings will perform a programme of Dixieland and New Orleans jazz at Goring village hall on March 16 from 7.30pm. ...

 

OWL meeting

THE Our Woodcote Library friends group will hold its annual meeting at the library in Reading Road on February 25 at 6.30pm. All are ...

 

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