Sunday, 19 September 2021

Villagers celebrate end of covid rules with picnic

Villagers celebrate end of covid rules with picnic

MORE than 100 people attended the Kidmore End parish picnic to celebrate the easing of coronavirus restrictions.  The event, which was ...

 

Pandemic heroes receive free tickets to last night of festival

Pandemic heroes receive free tickets to last night of festival

UNSUNG heroes of the coronavirus pandemic are to be celebrated at the Henley Festival next week. People were asked to nominate anyone ...

 

Parish picnic

A PICNIC for Kidmore End residents to celebrate the easing of the coronavirus restrictions was held at the cricket ground in ...

 

Normal service

A CHURCH in Sonning Common is considering re-introducing altar services, singing, children’s liturgy and social events. St Michael’s ...

 

Fall in covid-19 cases

Fall in covid-19 cases

THE number of people with coronavirus in South Oxfordshire has fallen for the first time in five weeks. Cases dropped from 496 to 442 ...

 

Coronavirus cases rise for fourth week

Coronavirus cases rise for fourth week

THE number of coronavirus cases in the Henley area has risen significantly in the past week. Laboratory or lateral flow device tests ...

 

Dad dies from covid despite being jabbed

Dad dies from covid despite being double jabbed

A WOMAN is urging people to keep following the coronavirus rules after her father died despite being fully vaccinated. David Allum, of ...

 

Celebration off again

SONNING Common Health Centre has postponed its 50th anniversary celebration for a third time. The event was due to take place on ...

 

Covid cases falling again

Covid cases falling again

THE number of coronavirus cases in the Henley area has fallen slightly after increasing for more than a month. Laboratory or lateral ...

 

Customers stick with masks as rules ease

Customers stick with masks as rules ease

MOST customers of shops, pubs, restaurants and other Henley businesses are still wearing face masks even though it is no longer ...

 

Covid cases still rising

Covid cases still rising

CORONAVIRUS cases in the Henley area are continuing to rise. There were 425 new infections in South Oxfordshire during the past seven ...

 

Rehearsal off

THE first rehearsal of a new Sonning Common choir has been postponed for a second time. It was due to take place yesterday (Thursday) ...

 

The Bell Surgery Patient Participation Group

ON June 30, the Bell Surgery patient participation group organised an online talk on the subject of long covid. More than 30 local ...

 

Covid cases show signs of slowing

Covid cases show signs of slowing

THE surge in coronavirus cases in the Henley area is beginning to slow down. There were 329 in South Oxfordshire in the past seven ...

 

It’s party time

A PARTY that was due to take place at the pavilion in Gallowstree Common earlier this month has been rescheduled for Friday, August 27....

 

Fox with cunning plan to snatch gold again in Tokyo

Fox with cunning plan to snatch gold again in Tokyo

ROWER James Fox hopes that having an extra year to prepare for the Paralympics will pay off in Tokyo next month. The 29-year-old won ...

 

Orchestra performs live for first time in pandemic

Orchestra performs live for first time in pandemic

MORE than 100 people attended the Henley Symphony Orchestra summer concert at Christ Church on Saturday. It was the orchestra’s first ...

 

Town joins two-minute silence for carers lost to covid

Town joins two-minute silence for carers lost to covid

HENLEY town centre fell silent for two minutes in honour of the NHS and social care workers who died in service during the coronavirus ...

 

Fingers crossed for Trad festival

Fingers crossed for Trad festival

ORGANISERS of the Thames Traditional Boat Festival in Henley hope that this year’s event can go ahead as planned. The annual display ...

 

Covid case temporarily shuts down restaurant

Covid case temporarily shuts down restaurant

A RESTAURANT in Henley has closed temporarily after a covid-19 infection was linked to it. Crockers in Market Place has been ordered ...