Thursday, 28 October 2021

Charity Christmas cards shop open again

Charity Christmas cards shop open again

THE Henley Cards for Good Causes pop-up shop opened on Monday. Mayor Sarah Miller was the first customer as she joined the voluntary sales staff at the Christ Church Centre in Reading Road. Cards for Good Causes offers Christmas cards from 25...
Mayor chooses 30ft fir tree for Christmas

Mayor chooses 30ft fir tree for Christmas

THE Christmas tree that will be at the centre of Henley’s festive celebrations has been chosen. Mayor Sarah Miller selected the 30ft Nordmann fir during a visit to Greenfield Farm in Christmas Common on Saturday with her partner Carolyn Ahara and...
Dog owner demands more use of ‘quiet’ fireworks

Dog owner demands more use of ‘quiet’ fireworks

A WOMAN from Henley has urged people to use “quiet” fireworks after witnessing one of her dogs shake with fear at the noise. Donna Crook, a town councillor who lives in Abrahams Road, has two rescue dogs, Binky, a terrier cross, and Bramble, a spaniel...
Organised displays taking place on November 5 and 6

Organised displays taking place on November 5 and 6

ORGANISED fireworks displays will be taking place as follows:Friday, November 5 The “UK’s largest low-noise display choreographed to music” will be held at the Henley Showground from 5pm to 9pm. The event will include the use of lights and lasers and...
Market day

Market day

A CHRISTMAS market is to be held at the Herb Farm in Peppard Road, Sonning Common, on Saturday and Sunday, November 6 and 7 from 10am to 4pm. Stallholders will be selling homemade craft items and food including ceramics, textiles, Christmas cards,...

Farm hosts competition to find PM’s Christmas tree

Farm hosts competition to find PM’s Christmas tree

A FARMER from Christmas Common is to host this year’s competition to find the Prime Minister’s Christmas tree. Andrew Ingram, who runs ...

Fireworks day

Fireworks day

A FIREWORKS display will take place at Checkendon Primary School on Friday, November 5 from 6pm. There will be a bar and games room ...

Classic show

THE Chiltern Players are to stage A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens in Peppard. The production will be at the War Memorial Hall in ...

Halloween trail to be repeated

A HALLOWEEN trail is to be held in Sonning Common for a second year. Villager Helen Coyne came up with the idea during the coronavirus ...

Shops not required to be open late for Christmas festival

Shops not required to be open late for Christmas festival

SHOPS in Henley will not be asked to open late for this year’s Christmas Festival. The town council, which organises the event, will ...

Living Advent Calendar axed for second year due to covid

Living Advent Calendar axed for second year due to covid

THE Henley Living Advent Calendar has been cancelled for a second year running due to the coronavirus pandemic. Organisers made the ...

Families create scarecrow trail for school

Families create scarecrow trail for school

A SCARECROW trail has been set up in Stoke Row to raise money for the village school.  Pupils and residents have made 20 different ...

Children deliver Easter cards to care home residents

Children deliver Easter cards to care home residents

CHILDREN presented Easter cards, flowers and chocolate to residents of a care home. Four pupils at St Mary’s School in Henley visited ...

New children’s adventure playground opens

New children’s adventure playground opens

A NEW adventure playground opened at Stonor Park on Monday. Tumblestone Hollow was installed over the winter in woodland overlooking ...

Shop raffle

A RAFFLE is being held at the Co-op store in Sonning Common in aid of Mind, a mental health charity. Tickets, which cost £1 each or £3 ...

Easter trail

AN Easter trail organised by Sonning Common Primary School will take place from April 2 to 9.  The school’s parent teacher association ...

Square deal

PEPPARD Stoke Row Cricket Club is hoping to stage its first game of the season in Stoke Row on Easter Monday. The club’s first team, ...

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Emergency message

THERESA MAY has encouraged children to write to their MP to stress the importance of taking action on climate change. The Maidenhead MP and former prime minister shared a video ... [more]

 

Food donation

PUPILS at Robert Piggott Junior School in Wargrave donated 231kg of food to a food bank in Reading as part of the harvest celebrations.

 

Quiz night

THE annual big quiz night at the St Mary’s Church Centre in Wargrave will take place on Saturday, November 20 from 7pm. Teams of up to six can take part and the quiz will be ... [more]

 

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