Saturday, 13 August 2022

Villagers unhappy at all-night ‘rave’ noise

Villagers unhappy at all-night ‘rave’ noise

RESIDENTS across South Oxfordshire were kept awake by an all-night “rave” on Saturday. The party, which was held on farmland in Checkendon, went on until 6am with music that could be heard from miles away. Complaints about the noise littered village...
Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Wild flowers cut down Sir, — With depressing predictability, after No Mow May, comes Henley Royal Regatta week when the town council resumed the cutting of the grass on Fair Mile with a vengeance and included the wildflowers. After explaining at...

GB baseball team catcher who wants to inspire girls

GB baseball team catcher who wants to inspire girls

THE catcher of the Great Britain women’s baseball team says she wants to be a role model for young girls. Marianna Casal, 21, is leading her team as they compete in the European Baseball Championships in Montpellier this week. The team, which was...

Council meter readings automated

Council meter readings automated

HENLEY Town Council is to spend £10,500 on the installation of automatic readers for all its utility meters. It says the move will ...

Mystery over disappearing cats

Mystery over disappearing cats

CAT owners in Henley say their pets are mysteriously going missing for days at a time. At least three women on the Abrahams estate ...

Residents fight plan for 50ft ‘ugly’ 5G mast

Residents fight plan for 50ft ‘ugly’ 5G mast

cRESIDENTS are fighting plans to erect a 5G mast in Caversham Heights. CK Hutchison Networks, which owns mobile network Three, has ...

Councillors to visit garden earmarked for four homes

Councillors to visit garden earmarked for four homes

A DECISION on plans for four new homes in the grounds of an historic house in Goring has been delayed. Members of South Oxfordshire ...

PM hopeful Rishi Sunak visits Henley

PM hopeful Rishi Sunak visits Henley

RISHI SUNAK, the former Chancellor of the Exchequer, held a hustings at Henley town hall today (Friday) as he continues his bid to ...

Man bids to run 600km in 10 days

Man bids to run 600km in 10 days

A MAN from Henley is attempting to run 600km in just 10 days and raise £10,000 for Help for Heroes. Matt Jackson, 37, of Wootton Road, ...

Hosepipe ban within weeks

Hosepipe ban within weeks

A HOSEPIPE ban will be introduced in the Henley area within weeks. Thames Water said the measure was inevitable after weeks of hot dry ...

Finally, HGV ‘rat run’ road made safer for residents

Finally, HGV ‘rat run’ road made safer for residents

A SECTION of a busy road in Watlington has had traffic-calming measures installed to discourage drivers from using it as a “rat run”. ...

Surgeries install medicine dispensers to save time

Surgeries install medicine dispensers to save time

PRESCRIPTION dispensing machines have been installed by the Goring and Woodcote Medical Practice. The Pharmaself24 allows patients to ...

Covid fall

THE number of coronavirus cases in South Oxfordshire has continued to fall. The total for last week was 241 compared with 406 in the ...

Register to vote letter

RESIDENTS of South Oxfordshire are being urged to check the details of a letter from the district council about voter registration. ...

Residents approve village plan

RESIDENTS of Shiplake have approved their neighbourhood plan in a parish referendum. The document sets out planning policies for how ...

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