Sunday, 25 October 2020

New owners to rename iconic riverside hotel in £3m revamp

£3m revamp of Red Lion Hotel

AN historic hotel in Henley is set to re-open just before next year’s royal regatta following a £3 million refurbishment. The Red Lion ...

 

Friends and fizz at home where royal regatta is never cancelled

Friends and fizz at home where royal regatta is never cancelled

A WOMAN held a party in her back garden to get over the disappointment of not being able to attend this year’s Henley Royal Regatta. ...

 

Street party for (absent) regatta

Street party for (absent) regatta

NEIGHBOURS celebrated Henley Royal Regatta by holding a street party even though this year’s event was cancelled. The fun took place ...

 

No regatta? Let’s have a picnic anyway (in the rain)

No regatta? Let’s have a picnic anyway (in the rain)

ABOUT 140 members of Leander Club in Henley celebrated Henley Royal Regatta on Saturday despite its cancellation due to the ...

 

Henley at Home: classic races to watch from your armchair

AN online event called Henley at Home will be held to celebrate the regatta. It will run throughout this weekend and features ...

 

Regatta unveils new £100,000 launch

Regatta unveils new £100,000 launch

HENLEY Royal Regatta has a new umpire launch.  The vessel, which cost more than £100,000, was unveiled in what would have been the ...

 

Cricket club counts cost of regatta cancellation

Cricket club counts cost of regatta cancellation

HENLEY Cricket Club says it will lose around half of its annual income following the decision to cancel this year’s Henley Royal ...

 

Regatta ‘monitoring’ coronavirus situation

Regatta ‘monitoring’ coronavirus situation

HENLEY Royal Regatta says it is monitoring the coronavirus situation very carefully. Daniel Grist, the regatta’s chief executive and ...

 

Finance man recognised for contribution to rowing

Finance man recognised for contribution to rowing

A MAN from Remenham has been recognised for his contribution to rowing. Mike Williams, 68, of Remenham Lane, received a distinguished ...

 

More trains for longer regatta

GREAT Western Railway says it will try to accommodate more passengers when Henley Royal Regatta is extended by a day. Jane Jones, the ...

 

Councillor clears up

THE deputy mayor of Henley collected more than 160 bags of rubbish during Henley Royal Regatta. David Eggleton worked from 7pm to 11....

 

Regatta arrests increase

ARRESTS increased during this year’s Henley Royal Regatta. Twenty people were caught by police for assaults, public order and driving ...

 

...and pain of losing

A SPECTATOR at Henley Royal Regatta clearly didn’t know when to keep his mouth shut.  He was giving friends a tour of the boat tents ...

 

Saturday night’s alright for policing the regatta

Saturday night’s alright for policing the regatta

WHILE regatta revellers were enjoying themselves on Saturday night, they might not have noticed one particular boat sedately cruising ...

 

Regatta was good for business, say traders

Regatta was good for business, say traders

TRADERS in Henley say the royal regatta was good for business but still want more done to lure visitors into the town. Tens of ...

 

Regatta crowds up thanks to sunshine

HOT weather boosted the attendance on the opening day of this year’s Henley Royal Regatta, writes James Burton. The town and ...

 

Aussie rowers pay tribute to their winning predecessors

Aussie rowers pay tribute to their winning predecessors

ROWERS from the Australian armed forces held a flag-raising ceremony in Henley to announce their arrival. They are competing in the ...

 

Preparations for the Peace Regatta

VISITING Allied soldiers on a day trip to Henley could stroll a few yards to Henley Bridge and catch the first glimpses of the many ...

 

Henley Royal Regatta 2019 Finals Day - as it happened

LIVE: Henley Royal Regatta 2019 Finals Day - results and reaction

4.25pm update: Reaction from Leander following the Queen Mother Challenge Cup win Fresh from their win in the Queen Mother Challenge ...

 

Henley Royal Regatta Day 3 - as it happened

Live: Henley Royal Regatta Day 3 - results and reaction

7.30pm update: Leander Club B beat Lea Rowing Club in the Fawley Challenge Cup Leander started strong, finding their rhythm early. Lea ...