Monday, 10 May 2021

Finally, two pedestrian crossings are approved

Finally, two pedestrian crossings are approved

TWO new pedestrian crossings are to be installed in Henley following a campaign by residents and councillors. Oxfordshire County Council, the highways authority, has agreed to provide a “puffin” light-controlled signal crossing in Marlow Road and a...

How I coped with losing my schizophrenic son

How I coped with losing my schizophrenic son

A MOTHER whose son died after being diagnosed with schizophrenia has shared his story in a book to help others affected by mental illness. Gill Mann, a former trustee of the Riverside Counselling Service in Henley, will donate proceeds from sales of A...
Opening of new school delayed after discovery of subsidence

Opening of new school delayed after discovery of subsidence

THE opening of a new primary school building has been delayed after the discovery of subsidence at the site. The Heights Primary School was due to move into its new home at Mapledurham Playing Fields, off Upper Woodcote Road, Caversham, on June 8...

Jobs at risk after council opposes lorries licence

Jobs at risk after council opposes lorries licence

A ROAD repair firm’s bid to register more lorries in its fleet could go to a public inquiry after being opposed by South Oxfordshire ...

Families tell their stories of wars

Families tell their stories of wars

AN amateur historian has published a book detailing anecdotes of time spent in the armed forces or as a civilian in wartime. Jerry ...

Woodland charity walk

A GUIDED woodland walk in aid of Henley’s Bluebells day centre for people with dementia will take place tomorrow (Saturday). ...

Tree falls

GRAVEL Hill in Henley was closed early on Tuesday morning after high winds brought down a tree at the junction with Ancastle Green.

Old hotel exterior repairs proposed

Old hotel exterior repairs proposed

THE new owner of the former Red Lion Hotel in Henley wants to carry out repairs to the exterior of the historic building. Grace Leo ...

Trees planted

HUNDREDS of trees have been planted in the Henley area to help tackle climate change. A meeting of the town council’s climate ...

Riverside hedging to deter rowdies

Riverside hedging to deter rowdies

A FARMER in Shiplake has planted 20m of willow hedging alongside the Thames Path in a bid to deter antisocial behaviour. Stephen Doble ...

Sixth year of villagers’ plant sale

Sixth year of villagers’ plant sale

A PLANT sale raised £1,038 for the Thames Valley Air Ambulance at the weekend. Haydn Jones, from Bix, and Diana Knight, from Middle ...

Thames Hospice

THAMES Hospice is thrilled to announce that documentary maker and actor Ross Kemp, has agreed to become an official ambassador of the ...

Walkers are welcome in Henley

Walkers are welcome in Henley

NOW that we have some relaxation from the lockdown restrictions, Walkers are Welcome in Henley has set out its plans for 2021 and ...

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 ...

Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust

NATURE doesn’t have a vote, so the Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust is speaking up for all local wildlife and the environment in ...

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Council gives out £1,850

GRANTS totalling £1,850 have been awarded by Wargrave Parish Council. Wargrave Parish Trust, which offers relief to disadvantaged people, providing funding for school fees and ... [more]

 

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