Wednesday, 17 July 2019

CCTV ruled out as answer to problems at skate park

CCTV ruled out as answer to problems at skate park

CCTV is unlikely to be installed at Henley skate park due to the cost and manpower. It was one of a series of suggestions made following a public meeting to discuss problems at the facility in Makins recreation ground, off Greys Road. As the Henley...

Villagers vote for housing plan despite No campaign

Villagers vote for housing plan despite No campaign

A DOCUMENT naming five sites where about 94 new homes should be built in Goring is now legally enforceable. Almost 63 per cent of residents voted to adopt the village’s neighbourhood plan at a referendum on Thursday last week despite a last-minute...

Walk halted

Walk halted

TWO friends who grew up in Woodcote have postponed their bid to walk 110 miles for charity. Stuart Maddock and David Capes, both 38, set off from Louth in Lincolnshire with the intention of walking non-stop to the Tees Transporter Bridge in...
Wine bar fails first inspection

Wine bar fails first inspection

A HENLEY wine bar and restaurant has failed its first food hygiene inspection. Hof’s Bar and Dining, which opened at the former Station House pub in Market Place in April, received a one-star rating under the Scores on the Doors scheme following a...
Company boss gives £2,500 draw prize to charity

Company boss gives £2,500 draw prize to charity

THE managing director of a business development service in Henley won a prize draw to give £2,500 to a local charity of his choice. Alan Kittle, of Kittle Associates, was chosen at random by the Shanly Group, a housebuilder celebrating its 50th...

School is rated good as head leaves

A HENLEY primary school has retained its “good” rating at the same time as it is losing its headteacher. Marion Arnold will leave ...

Cheese shop

AN award-winning creamery in Nettlebed wants to sell cheese on site and install a sales hatch. The Nettlebed Creamery has applied for ...

Charity sales

LEUKAEMIA Care will hold a tabletop sale in Henley every Wednesday from 8am to 4pm. The charity will be sellingl items such as toys, ...

Let's Get Down to Business: Tim Richardson, Henley Pet Shop

Let's Get Down to Business: Tim Richardson, Henley Pet Shop

TIM RICHARDSON and his wife Alex are the proprietors of the Henley Pet Shop in Bell Street, Henley. Tim was born in Bradford but was ...

Golfers complete seven rounds in one day for charity

Golfers complete seven rounds in one day for charity

FOUR golfers raised more than £15,000 for charity by playing seven rounds at Huntercombe Golf Club in Nuffield in a day.  They started ...

Aid week total

A TOTAL of £3,192.56 was collected in Goring during Christian Aid Week. This is enough to pay for 11 maternity beds in Sierra Leone, ...

‘Developers are watching process for opportunities’

IN theory, the Goring neighbourhood plan could be revised if the village’s housing quota increases to 200 or more under South ...

Charity sale

A CAR boot sale held in the grounds of Piggott School in Wargrave last month raised £1,500 for the village branch of the Royal ...

Funderful

A FUN day organised by the Friends of Lewknor School raised more than £2,000.

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 ...

Software buy

BENSON Parish Council has agreed to spend up to £700 per year plus VAT on 15 Office 365 software licences to be used by councillors ...

Councillor co-opted

PEPPARD Parish Council has a new member. Ruth Raunkiaer, 63, is retired and lives with her partner Andy Jones in Stoke Row Road. She ...

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Warning after theft of motors

THEFTS from boats near Val Wyatt Marine in Wargrave have been linked to similar incidents across the Thames Valley. On Monday evening, four outboard motors were stolen from boats ... [more]

 

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