Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Barbecues ban in riverside meadows made permanent

Barbecues ban in riverside meadows made permanent

THE ban on barbecues at Marsh Meadows in Henley has been made permanent despite opposition by some councillors. The town council, which is responsible for the riverside beauty spot, has voted to extend the ban that it introduced as a safety measure...

Minister refuses to block garden centre homes plan

Minister refuses to block garden centre homes plan

THE redevelopment of the former Wyevale Garden Centre near Shiplake can go ahead after the Government refused to overturn the decision to allow it. Shiplake Parish Council had asked housing minister James Brokenshire to “call in” South Oxfordshire...

Former mayors to stand in district council elections

Former mayors to stand in district council elections

THREE former mayors of Henley are to stand for Henley Residents Group at the South Oxfordshire District Council elections. Ken Arlett, Kellie Hinton and current district councillor Stefan Gawrysiak will contest the three Henley seats at the elections...
Plans meeting

Plans meeting

HENLEY Town Council’s planning committee will meet in the council chamber at the town hall on Tuesday at 7.30pm.
Cabins plan turned down

Cabins plan turned down

PLANS to install 10 temporary cabins in Crazies Hill to house workmen have been turned down. Cayton Park wanted the Bunkabins for the  stonemasons who will be working on the construction of Juddemonte House, a new seven-bedroom home which was granted...

George Michael fans given freedom for village party

George Michael fans given freedom for village party

FANS of George Michael have been given the go-ahead to stage another celebration of his life in Goring. The parish council has told ...

Former mayors to contest district council seats for HRG

Former mayors to contest district council seats for HRG

THREE former mayors of Henley are to stand for Henley Residents Group at the South Oxfordshire District Council elections. Ken Arlett, ...

Study ruled out car park decking idea in 2015, says council

Study ruled out car park decking idea in 2015, says council

AN extra level may never be added to the King’s Road car park in Henley. South Oxfordshire District Council, which runs the 380-space ...

Posters permitted for events held elsewhere

COMMUNITY groups in Henley will still be allowed to put up signs promoting their events even if they are happening elsewhere. The town ...

Councillors oppose plan to turn office block into flats

PLANS to convert an office block in Henley into homes have been opposed by town councillors. Chaskel Rand and Joel Sofer, from London, ...

No temporary cabins for workers, say residents

PLANS to install 10 temporary cabins in Crazies Hill to house workmen have been criticised by residents. Cayton Park wants the ...

Bollards installed

TWO new bollards have been installed in Goring high street to stop vehicles mounting the pavement. They are on the northern side of ...

Neighbours oppose plan for two houses in place of one

NEIGHBOURS have objected to plans to demolish a large house in Henley and build two in its place. The owner of the property in ...

Lower limit

A SPEED limit of 20mph is to be placed on the road outside Checkendon Primary School. It will apply on a stretch of about 200m from ...

Ex-Tory town councillor joins rivals for elections

Ex-Tory town councillor joins rivals for elections

A HENLEY town councillor who quit the Conservatives last year is to stand for their rivals at the elections on May 2. Donna Crook has ...

Pub again given only two stars after hygiene inspection

A PUB has failed a food hygiene inspection for the second time running. The Rising Sun at Witheridge Hill near Highmoor was again ...

Meeting day

HENLEY Town Council’s recreation and amenities committee will meet in the council chamber at the town hall on Tuesday at 7.30pm. The ...

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Out of this world

Out of this world

PUPILS in Year 6 at Goring Primary School told stories to the younger children. The reception and year 1 children were split into groups and listened to stories including the ... [more]

 

Work party

THE Friends of Watlington Hill will hold a work party on Sunday, March 24. Volunteers should meet at the National Trust car park on Watlington Hill at 10am. For more information, ... [more]

 
Playing a part

Playing a part

PUPILS at Robert Piggott Infant School in Wargrave dressed as literary characters including Where’s Wally, Harry Potter and Paddington Bear. The children came to school in their ... [more]

 

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