Friday, 18 October 2019

Arrested protester: ‘I’ve no regrets’

Arrested protester: ‘I’ve no regrets’

A MAN from Henley who was arrested during the climate protests in London says he has no regrets. Ed Atkinson, of Queen Street, was one of a number of residents who joined the Extinction Rebellion demonstrations in the capital over the past two weeks....
Former deputy principal honoured through new college hub

Former deputy principal honoured through new college hub

A HUB designed to enhance career opportunities for students has opened at The Henley College. The Cuthbert Suite was unveiled by college principal Satwant Deol on Tuesday morning, along with Penny Cuthbert, whose husband worked at the college for more...
Developer ordered to halt work on resurfacing bridleway

Developer ordered to halt work on resurfacing bridleway

PLANS to lay tarmac along a rural bridleway on the outskirts of Henley have been put on hold amid objections, writes James Burton. Crest Nicholson, which is building 163 houses at the former Highlands Farm industrial estate off Greys Road, was going...
Pub told to improve its hygiene standards

Pub told to improve its hygiene standards

FOUR businesses in the Henley area scored poorly in their most recent food hygiene inspections. The New Inn at Kidmore End got only two stars, or “improvement necessary”, when it was inspected by South Oxfordshire District Council’s environmental...

Redevelopment of care home refused permission again

Redevelopment of care home refused permission again

A COMPANY’S bid to demolish and rebuild a care home in Whitchurch has failed once again. An appeal by Majesticare, the owner of Eastfield House in Eastfield Lane, against South Oxfordshire District Council’s decision to refuse the planning permission...

Councillor told she can stay in UK after Brexit

Woman told she can stay in UK after Brexit

A COUNCILLOR who moved to Britain from Bulgaria almost two decades ago has been told she may stay in the country after Brexit ...

New car park firm appointed

New car park firm appointed

A NEW contractor has been appointed to enforce the parking restrictions at Townlands Hospital in Henley. Saba Park Services is to take ...

Caversham care home plans considered

PLANS to replace three properties with a care home in Caversham are being considered by Reading Borough Council. Signature Senior ...

Housing plan set to be shelved despite funding loss threat

Housing plan set to be shelved despite funding loss threat

COUNCILLORS recommended withdrawing the emerging South Oxfordshire Local Plan and replacing it with a new “ambitious” housing ...

Green meet

AN environmental campaign group in Henley is holding an information event on Monday. Greener Henley, formerly Henley in Transition, ...

Seat removed

A BENCH and bin have been removed from Makins recreation ground, off Greys Road in Henley, at the request of the Thames Valley Police ...

Councillor engaged

CONGRATULATIONS to town councillor Kellie Hinton who has become engaged to her partner. The news was revealed by Mayor Ken Arlett at a ...

Better gym

THE gym at Henley leisure centre has been upgraded. Better, which operates the facility off Gillotts Lane, has installed new equipment ...

Brasserie sets sights on move to town centre clothes store

A FRENCH-INSPIRED restaurant chain has submitted plans to open a branch in Henley. Cote Brasserie is seeking 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 ...

Residents plant snowdrops and crocuses on town green

Residents plant snowdrops and crocuses on town green

RESIDENTS planted 55 bulbs at Northfield End Green in Henley to improve it before winter. They put in five alliums, 25 snowdrops and ...

Councillors step down

TWO vacancies on Whitchurch Parish Council have arisen after two members resigned. Keith Brooks had served since 2008 and was chairman ...

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Eco fair day

AN eco fair will be held at Icknield Community College in Watlington next Sunday (October 20). It will run from 11am until 3pm and there will be a variety of stalls ranging from ... [more]

 

Art festival return date

THE dates for next year’s Watlington ArtWeeks festival have been revealed. The town will host a variety of artists at different venues for the second time from May 2 to May 10. ... [more]

 

Awards for bookworms

ABOUT 50 children have received medals and certificates after taking part in a summer reading challenge at Wargrave library. This year’s theme was “Space Chase” to celebrate the ... [more]

 

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