Thursday, 18 October 2018

College principal and students join funding protest in capital

College principal and students join funding protest in capital

STAFF and students from The Henley College marched on Westminster to raise awareness of the shortfall in education funding. Principal Satwant Deol and student representatives joined their counterparts from across the UK for the protest on Wednesday....
Bollywood ball raises £10,000 for charity

Bollywood ball raises £10,000 for charity

A BOLLYWOOD-style ball in aid of the Chiltern Centre for disabled children in Henley raised more than £10,000. The black-tie event, held at the town hall on Friday, began with a drinks reception in the council chamber before a dinner in the Queen...
Army reservist recreates wartime cavalry offensive

Army reservist recreates wartime cavalry offensive

AN army reservist completed a 100km horse ride through France and Belgium to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War. Freja Galliven, 23, of St Mary’s Close, Henley, took part in the International Cavalry Association’s Pursuit to Mons last...
Riders complete charity cycle

Riders complete charity cycle

ABOUT 80 people took part in a charity cycle through the countryside around Henley. The riders were taking part in the seventh annual PIP Mountain Bike Challenge, which started and finished at Lovibonds Brewery in Market Place. They tackled the...

Housing could help pay for new school says developer

A DEVELOPER wants to build 27 homes near Peppard Common which could help fund a new village primary school. Elegant Homes, of Patrick ...

Developers try again after rejection of housing plans

A DEVELOPER has revived plans for up to 80 homes on a site in Woodcote not earmarked for housing. Custom Land has asked South ...

Sanderson breaks Frieth 5km record

Sanderson breaks Frieth 5km record

MORE than 300 people, including a school headteacher and her parish councillor husband, took part in the 11th annual Frieth Hilly on ...

Councillors vow to fight expansion of waste plant

COUNCILLORS in Wargrave have vowed to oppose plans to extend the use of a waste depot in nearby Knowl Hill. Waste management company ...

Posthumous award for ‘passionate’ former parks manager

Posthumous award for ‘passionate’ former parks manager

THE former manager of Henley’s parks has been given a posthumous award. Gareth Bartle, who died in May, won the Thames and Chilterns ...

Cricketers get on bikes to help sports pavilion appeal

Cricketers get on bikes to help sports pavilion appeal

CRICKETERS completed a sponsored bike ride in aid of the £300,000 renovation of the sports pavilion in Peppard. Members of Peppard ...

A-level art students chosen for competition

A-level art students chosen for competition

ARTWORKS by two A-level students have been entered into a national competition by the society. Mind is by Shiplake College student ...

Survey to show whether speed limit should be reduced

Survey to show whether speed limit should be reduced

PEPPARD Parish Council is to spend £300 on speed surveys. These will be carried out in Stoke Row Road, from Lime Avenue to beyond ...

Garage to move with support of residents

THE owner of a garage in Sonning Common has thanked the community for their support after he was granted planning permission to ...

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 ...

Mothers walk marathon in aid of children’s schools

Mothers walk marathon in aid of children’s schools

EIGHT mothers from Wargrave walked 26 miles along the Thames Path to raise money for their children’s schools. Kate Gupta, Julie ...

Pool cover ‘would be a building’

A COUPLE’S plan to build a retractable cover over their swimming pool has been opposed by Wargrave Parish Council. Paul and Nevena ...

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Goring wins gold again

Goring wins gold again

GORING has been awarded its fourth gold in the Britain in Bloom competition. The village won the small town category for the Thames and Chilterns region in the annual contest run ... [more]

 

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