Thursday, 27 January 2022

Bridge lights could be coloured to mark special occasions

Bridge lights could be coloured to mark special occasions

CAMPAIGNERS say the proposed lighting of Henley Bridge could use different colours on special occasions, such as pink for the royal ...

 

Volunteers prepare to save spawning toads once again

Volunteers prepare to save spawning toads once again

VOLUNTEERS have installed a barrier alongside a busy main road to protect toads from being killed by traffic. About 15 members of the ...

 

Welcome wall

PLANS to redecorate the welcome wall on Leichlingen Pavilion in Mill Meadows, Henley, have been revived. Two years ago, the town ...

 

Meadows cameras in need of update

Meadows cameras in need of update

CCTV cameras at Mill Meadows in Henley could be updated at a cost of £4,500. There are three that monitor the beauty spot, two of ...

 

Gift from Slovenia

A TRADITIONAL Slovenian hayrack is to be installed at Gillotts Corner Field in Henley. This is to mark the town’s twinning ...

 

Fence for meadow

A METAL fence is to be built at the entrance to Freemans Meadow in Henley. This will be 1.2m high with a metal bow top and a ...

 

Dismay over rejection of vintage boat collection

Dismay over rejection of vintage boat collection

SUPPORTERS of plans to house a collection of vintage boats in Henley are angry at a decision to reject it. Businessman Adam Toop ...

 

Villagers to deter common joyriders

A DITCH will be dug around the perimeter of the Bix Common field to stop people joyriding. The field, which is in front of Bix and ...

 

Misspelt road sign

A ROAD sign in Charvil has been replaced due to a spelling mistake. The previous sign for Strathmore Drive  was installed in December ...

 

Someone’s trying to ruin my business, says farmer

Someone’s trying to ruin my business, says farmer

A FARMER has claimed someone is trying to “sabotage” his business. Simon Marsden, who runs River Farm in Willow Lane, Wargrave, made ...

 

Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust

THE Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust is inviting wildlife enthusiasts, gardeners and community groups to join a series of online ...

 

Good things you can do this year

Good things you can do this year

YOU may have filled in your new calendar with all the important dates, family birthdays, anniversaries and your next dental ...

 

Spring forward

Spring forward

CHILDREN planted spring bulbs at the Elizabeth Court retirement complex in Wargrave. The six beavers and two cubs from the 1st ...

 

Litter pick

A LITTER pick organised by Charvil Matters will be held on Sunday, January 23. Anyone interested should meet at the layby opposite the ...

 

Good effort with green resolutions

Good effort with green resolutions

IN my house, New Year is a time for making resolutions for the coming year and reflecting on how many of last year’s resolutions, so ...

 

Campaigners finish planting 3,000 trees

Campaigners finish planting 3,000 trees

AN environmental campaign group has finished planting 3,000 trees near Highlands Park in Henley. Greener Henley put in the first 2,100 ...

 

Action plan on climate

SOUTH Oxfordshire District Council is to publish a climate action plan. It has also committed to providing leadership with regular ...

 

Volunteers tidy up at wishing well garden

Volunteers tidy up at wishing well garden

VOLUNTEERS who carry out horticultural work in Henley tidied up the wishing well garden in Reading Road. The Gardening Buddies, who ...

 

Councillor cleans up

Councillor cleans up

DIRTY street signs in Charvil have been cleaned. Sam Akhtar, who represents the village on Wokingham Borough Council, did the work ...

 

New neighbourhood plan sent for approval

A REVISED version of the joint Henley and Harpsden neighbourhood plan has been submitted to South Oxfordshire District Council. Henley ...

 

Looking for a job?

Multi Roles

Location Wallingford

Cranford House School is seeking to appoint the following roles: SCHOOL MATRON This is a full time role with 10 weeks’ ...

 

FULL AND PART-TIME POSITIONS

Location Henley on Thames

Recruiting for full and part time front of house staff at Bistro at the Boathouse. Good rate of pay, staff discount and ...