Monday, 25 January 2021

Neighbours oppose bigger outdoor area at ‘noisy’ pub

Neighbours oppose bigger outdoor area at ‘noisy’ pub

NEIGHBOURS are worried about the noise levels from a Henley pub getting worse if plans for a new garden and terrace area are approved. Brakspear has applied for permission to convert an “under-used” parking area at the Bull on Bell Street with a view...

Councillor’s partner reduces extension plan

Councillor’s partner reduces extension plan

PLANS to extend a house in Henley have been scaled back following objections by neighbours. Catherine Notaras has revised her planning application for more living space at her three-bedroom detached property in Elizabeth Road, which she shares with...

Sisters have their heads shaved for cancer charity

Sisters have their heads shaved for cancer charity

TWO sisters raised more than £7,300 for charity by having their heads shaved. Marion Virgo is currently having treatment for terminal cancer and Sarah Virgo-Harris wanted to support her. They had their hair cut off at Mrs Virgo-Harris’s home in Goring...
We’re responding to demand, says hotel chain

We’re responding to demand, says hotel chain

PREMIER Inn believes there is a shortage of hotel accommodation in Henley and that its planned hotel would be “a positive addition”.Paul Smith, the company’s acquisitions manager, said: “It was good to re-engage with Henley Town Council on the plans....
Plea for road safety measures...

Plea for road safety measures...

GORING’S mobility issues group has called for more road safety measures at a proposed housing development. McAdden Homes, of Reading, wants to build 49 homes on a field north of Springhill Road with vehicle access off Wallingford Road to the west. The...

Permission granted for 130 homes on two sites

Permission granted for 130 homes on two sites

PLANS to build up to 130 homes in Watlington have been approved. Providence Land is to build up to 70 properties on land north-east of ...

Studio plan

MARTIN and Jaime Amor, of Nicholas Road, Henley, are seeking permission to build a single-storey studio in their garden.

No return

GARDEN waste collections operated by South Oxfordshire District Council will not resume next week due to staff sickness. Some workers ...

Blues brew

GREAT Western Railway has produced a short video encouraging people to support the Samaritans’ Brew Monday campaign. The charity ...

Hospital stresses that it’s still open

Hospital stresses that it’s still open

THE Royal Berkshire Hospital is reminding people that it is still open despite the coronavirus crisis. The Reading hospital has seen a ...

New covid test centre

New covid test centre

A NEW walk-through coronavirus testing facility opens at Prospect Park in Reading today. The testing site in Liebenrood Road can be ...

No car port

PLANS for a car port at a house in Greys Road, Henley, have been recommended for refusal by town councillors. Toni Capuzzimati says ...

Barbers in post office

A TURKISH barber’s could be set up inside the Post Office at Emmer Green. A banner announcing the new arrival has been hung across the ...

Too much exercise

THE lockdown rules allow people to leave home for up to an hour a day for exercise.  However, it seems Sonning Common parish ...

Let's Get Down to Business: Helena McBride, Space Maker, decluttering business

Let's Get Down to Business: Helena McBride, Space Maker, decluttering business

HELENA McBRIDE is the founder of the Space Maker, a professional decluttering business. She lives in Woodcote with her husband Julian ...

Many happy returns, Your Majesty

Many happy returns, Your Majesty

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PENSIONERS enjoyed a tea party in Henley to celebrate the Queen’s 91st birthday. About 80 guests attended the free event, which took ...

Church friend

PAUL WITCHER has been appointed chairman of the friends group for Whitchurch and Whitchurch Hill’s churches. The retired surveyor ...

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