Monday, 17 January 2022

I know how you feel, says MP

I know how you feel, says MP

JOHN HOWELL has refused to comment on the “bring your own booze” party scandal that has engulfed the Prime Minister Boris Johnson. But ...

 

Pupils wear masks in class to prevent spread of virus

Pupils wear masks in class to prevent spread of virus

SECONDARY schools in the Henley area are following the Government’s advice that masks should be worn in the classroom. The temporary ...

 

Still rising

Still rising

THE number of coronavirus cases in South Oxfordshire has risen in the past week. The total went from 1,864 to 2,034, an 11.8 per cent ...

 

Chemists run out of lateral flow tests after demand soars

Chemists run out of lateral flow tests after demand soars

PHARMACIES in the Henley area have run out of lateral flow test kits after a surge in demand. It follows changes made by the ...

 

Covid cases still rising

Covid cases still rising

THE number of coronavirus cases in South Oxfordshire has risen in the past week. The total went from 1,476 to 1,864  during the week ...

 

New hand sanitisers don’t work

New hand sanitisers don’t work

TWO hand sanitiser stations which were installed at Mill Meadows in Henley nine months ago are still not working.   The town council ...

 

Panto tickets setback

Panto tickets setback

THE Kenton Theatre has lost £8,000 worth of ticket sales for its Christmas pantomime as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Hundreds ...

 

Couple to shut shop after 10 years

Couple to shut shop after 10 years

A FAMILY-RUN store in Sonning Common is closing. Occasions, a haberdashery and gift shop in Wood Lane, will shut today (Friday) after ...

 

Bad and good news

Bad and good news

I’M sorry to say the nativity performance by Sacred Heart Primary School in Henley had to be cancelled this week after 16 pupils ...

 

Get your covid jab — vaccinations only work if people have them

Get your covid jab — vaccinations only work if people have them

I AM sure many of my colleagues in primary and secondary care would agree that the past year has been the busiest ever experienced. ...

 

Give them some life-saving presents this Christmas

Give them some life-saving presents this Christmas

GOVERNMENT ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE: The greatest gifts we can give our loved ones this festive period are vaccinations, taking tests, ...

 

MP refuses to join rebels in passes vote

MP refuses to join rebels in passes vote

HENLEY MP John Howell backed the Government’s introduction of “covid passes”. Adults in England must now show a pass to enter ...

 

Pubs and restaurants lose Christmas party bookings

RESTAURANTS and pubs in the Henley area have experienced a surge in cancellations due to the new coronavirus variant. Omicron was ...

 

Surgeries ramp up covid clinics

Surgeries ramp up covid clinics

STAFF at GP surgeries are exhausted due to the rise in demand for coronavirus vaccines. Emergency clinics are being held by surgeries ...

 

Enjoy a wonderful – and safe – holiday season!

Enjoy a wonderful – and safe – holiday season!

The festive season – traditionally a time to mix with family and friends – is almost upon us.  As we come close to ‘the most wonderful ...

 

Award for philanthropist for support during pandemic

Award for philanthropist for support during pandemic

A PHILANTHROPIST from Henley has received an award for his charity work. James Frost was given the inaugural president’s award by ...

 

Virus cases continue to rise

Virus cases continue to rise

THE number of coronavirus cases in South Oxfordshire has increased again in the past week. The total went up from 897 to 1,046, ...

 

Over-40s urged to have jab

RESIDENTS of Wargrave in their forties have been urged to have their covid booster jab in time for Christmas. The appeal was made by ...

 

Boy raises money for NHS by selling leftover drawings

Boy raises money for NHS by selling leftover drawings

A BOY has raised money for the NHS by selling his artwork. Johnny Pratt started selling his pencil drawings in March last year when ...

 

Surgeries to restart covid jabs in wake of Omicron

Surgeries to restart covid jabs in wake of Omicron

SURGERIES in the Henley area will continue offering the coronavirus vaccine until at least the end of January. The Hart and Bell ...

 

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