Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Hedge attracts rats, alcoholics and drug users, says publican

Hedge attracts rats, alcoholics and drug users, says publican

A PUB landlord has called for a riverside hedge in Henley to be ripped out to deter rats and stop alcoholics and drug users spoiling the area. Mark Dunlop, who runs the Angel of the Bridge, says the privet hedge that runs along the rear of Singers...

Flats plan for old office site

Flats plan for old office site

THE Anderson House office block in Newtown Road, Henley, could be turned into housing if a planning application is approved.

Revamp plan for town hall visitor info centre

Revamp plan for town hall visitor info centre

THE Henley tourist information centre could be refurbished. The town council, which runs the service from a ground floor office at the town hall, is considering modernising it to include a television, sound system and large interactive touch screen to...
Weekday bus service could be extended to Saturdays as trial

Weekday bus service could be extended to Saturdays as trial

THE Henley town centre bus service is set to be extended to Saturdays. The town council is planning to pay for the extra day in response to demand, initially on a trial basis. The current service comprises three hourly buses connecting the town centre...
Football parking extension

Football parking extension

A NEW parking area for junior football teams in Wargrave is set to be extended just weeks after it was introduced. The temporary parking zone off Recreation Road is used by players, parents and coaches from Wargrave Wolves and Wargrave Girls’ FC for...

New £22,000 learning hub opened at junior school

New £22,000 learning hub opened at junior school

A NEW learning hub has been opened at Robert Piggott Junior School in Wargrave. The room has been formed by combining and refurbishing ...

Dead trees still not replaced

TREES in the grounds of Townlands Memorial Hospital in Henley which died earlier this year have still not been replaced. The eight ...

Weight limit could be placed on bridge to deter HGVs

A WEIGHT limit could be placed on Henley Bridge to prevent heavy goods vehicles using the town as a short cut. The idea was proposed ...

Save open spaces call

COUNCILS in Oxfordshire are being urged to identify open spaces which need protection before it is “too late”. The call was made by ...

Seed swap

A GROUP could be set up in Henley so residents can swap seeds. It would meet once or twice a year over coffee and members would share ...

Council cleans up

HATS off to Henley town clerk Janet Wheeler and her staff who worked hard at the town’s Christmas Festival on Friday. They were out in ...

Hack’s humour

DAVID EGGLETON may have a rival in the bad pun stakes. Regular Diary readers will know the Henley town councillor’s fondness for corny ...

Prickly project

HEDGEHOGS will be the theme of next year’s Schools in Bloom initiative. Previous school projects run by Henley in Bloom have focused ...

Parking issue

STOKE Row Parish Council wants to improve parking in the village. Concerns have been raised about additional traffic and added ...

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 ...

Smart tickets

TICKETS for trains on the Henley branch line can now be purchased and displayed on mobile phones. Great Western Railway’s mobile ...

Visitor spend up 6 per cent

VISITOR spend in Oxfordshire increased by six per cent in 2017. The county welcomed nearly 30 million visitors who spent £2.17billion, ...

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A COUNCILLOR is concerned about the future funding of Watlington’s children’s centre. The centre was awarded a £30,000 start-up grant over three years by Oxfordshire County ... [more]

 

Smart tickets

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