Saturday, 04 December 2021

Fireworks noise made my horse shake with fright

Fireworks noise made my horse shake with fright

RESIDENTS have complained about loud noises and fireworks during the Bonfire Night weekend after witnessing the effects they had on ...

 

Fireworks noise made my horse shake with fright

Fireworks noise made my horse shake with fright

A PRIZE-WINNING shire horse had to be restrained after a fireworks display left him shaking in terror. Bruce Honey, from Dunsden, had ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

Fury sparked by firework show

Fury sparked by firework show

ORGANISERS of a fireworks display in Henley have been lambasted over the noise, which was likened to a bomb going off. Residents ...

 

School lunch with ‘the best mashed potato’

School lunch with ‘the best mashed potato’

CHILDREN and staff at Rupert House School in Henley had an autumn-themed lunch to celebrate bonfire night. The catering staff at the ...

 

Fireworks display

A FIREWORK display will take place at the Henley Showground on the Culden Faw Estate on Thursday.  The event, organised by Xplosive ...

 

Animal lover renews call for more use of quiet fireworks

Animal lover renews call for more use of quiet fireworks

A WOMAN has renewed her plea for people to use quiet fireworks on Bonfire Night. Jane Foddy, of Loddon Drive, Wargrave, spearheaded ...

 

When and where to see organised fireworks displays

When and where to see organised fireworks displays

TODAY (FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1) A BONFIRE Night celebration will take place at Dunsden village hall from 6pm to 9pm. The display will be ...

 

Fortnight of fireworks fun to start with a bang tomorrow

Fortnight of fireworks fun to start with a bang tomorrow

THE fireworks display at the Sue Ryder palliative care hub in Nettlebed will take place tomorrow (Saturday). Attractions will include ...

 

MP: fireworks need intelligence, good sense and courtesy

MP: fireworks need intelligence, good sense and courtesy

JOHN HOWELL has refused to back an outright ban on the sale of fireworks to the public. Instead, he called on people using them to ...

 

MPs to debate fireworks

MPs will debate on Monday whether to ban the sale of fireworks to members of the public. It follows a petition calling for the ban ...

 

Campaigner spreads quiet fireworks message on TV

THE woman who inspired the Henley Standard’s Ban the Bangs campaign appeared on live television to promote the initiative. Jane Foddy, ...

 

Children’s centre at capacity for traditional and quiet fireworks displays

Children’s centre at capacity for traditional and quiet fireworks displays

DOZENS of families attended the annual fireworks display at Camp Mohawk, a day centre for children with special needs near Wargrave. A ...

 

Petition for action

AN online petition calling for the rules on the use of fireworks to be reviewed has been signed by more than 200,000 people. The ...

 

Where and when you can see organised displays this weekend

Friday, November 2 CHECKENDON Primary School’s annual fireworks night. Gates open at 6pm and the display will start at 7pm. There will ...

 

Dog owners demand action on fireworks that scare their pets

Dog owners demand action on fireworks that scare their pets

MORE dog owners have backed the Henley Standard’s Ban the Bangs campaign. Readers have responded to our call for greater use of quiet ...

 

Majority of people have responsible attitude, says PM

THERESA MAY insists that the law on fireworks is suitable. A spokeswoman for Prime Minister and Maidenhead MP said: “While many people ...

 

Fireworks displays

A FIREWORKS display organised by the 1st Wargrave scouts will be held on Saturday, November 3. Hundreds of people are expected to ...

 

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