Saturday, 15 August 2020

Covid cases

A TOTAL of 616 coronavirus cases in South Oxfordshire have been confirmed by lab tests since March. The figure for Oxfordshire is 3,...

 

Shop shuts

A BEDROOM furniture shop in Henley is to close after being bought out. Feather & Black in Market Place is now part of the Dreams brand ...

 

Green charter

A CAMPAIGN group has vowed to put pressure on the Government and councils to protect and improve open spaces. The Open Spaces Society, ...

 

Council in cash plea

THE coronavirus crisis has increased the pressure on South Oxfordshire District Council’s finances, says its chief executive. Mark ...

 

Homes take extra care in allowing visitors to return

Homes take extra care in allowing visitors to return

CARE homes have welcomed back friends and family members for visits. Relatives have not been able to see their loved ones close up ...

 

Bike shops welcome £50 offer

BICYCLE shops have welcomed the offer of a £50 voucher to encourage people to go cycling. Customers can claim the discount on having ...

 

Beauticians frustrated by ban on facials

Beauticians frustrated by ban on facials

THE owner of a Henley beauty salon says she is furious at the continuing ban on facial treatments. Beauticians were preparing for an ...

 

Pubs busy in good weather

Pubs busy in good weather

PUBS have been busy since they re-opened when the coronavirus lockdown was eased. Customers have been making the most of the good ...

 

Care charity misses out on £230,000 in lockdown

Care charity misses out on £230,000 in lockdown

A CHARITY supporting young adults with disabilities has missed out on about £230,000 as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The ...

 

Caravan and camping site popular with holidaymakers

Caravan and camping site popular with holidaymakers

STAFF at the Swiss Farm touring and camping site in Henley are happy to see the return of visitors. The 38-acre site off Marlow Road ...

 

Residents urged to look after neighbours

RESIDENTS of Henley are being asked to show their interest in their local Neighbourhood Watch group. Neil Gunnell, who lives in Blandy ...

 

Covid cases

Covid cases

CORONAVIRUS cases are on the rise in Oxfordshire. Laboratories confirmed 44 infections between Wednesday last week and Tuesday ...

 

Cafe closes temporarily

A COFFEE shop in Wargrave remains closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Cwtch at Willow Marina in Willow Lane, re-opened on ...

 

School issues covid guidance to pupils before new term

STUDENTS at The Piggott School in Wargrave have been briefed on what to expect when they return in September. The Twford Road ...

 

Sprint races cancelled

THE Wargrave Sprint Triathlon has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. It was due to be held on August 31 but organisers ...

 

Quick test helps stop the spread of the virus

Quick test helps stop the spread of the virus

NHS Test and Trace brings together testing, contact tracing and outbreak management into an end-to-end service to help prevent the ...

 

Gyms happy to be running again

Gyms happy to be running again

GYMS in Henley were busy when they re-opened properly on Saturday. Members were able to take part in indoor sessions for the first ...

 

Shoppers obey new mask rule

Shoppers obey new mask rules

SHOPPERS in Henley have been obeying the new rules on masks. The Government made the wearing of face coverings in shops compulsory ...

 

Virus latest

Virus latest

TWELVE cases of covid-19 have recently been confirmed in Oxfordshire. This relates to the period between Wednesday last week and ...

 

Book returns

Book returns

HENLEY Library re-opened on Monday for the first time in four months. To comply with social distancing measures, most soft seating and ...