Sunday, 16 December 2018

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 ...

 

‘Children at risk in darkness’

A CALL has been made for more street lighting outside a Wargrave school. Parish councillor Michael Etwell says pupils are in danger ...

 

Drain delay

COUNCILLORS in Wargrave have again called for a drain to be moved amid safety concerns. Earlier this year, Councillor Marion Pope ...

 

Lower cost for new speed limit

Lower cost for new speed limit

REDUCING the speed limit in the centre of Henley will cost the town council £10,000 less than expected. The council had expected to ...

 

Cable fault

CONGESTION built up in Henley town centre on Monday and Tuesday when the town centre traffic management system broke down. A cable ...

 

Call to cut speed limit

THE parish council in Kidmore End wants a review of the speed limit on the main road through the parish. It has asked Oxfordshire ...

 

Colourful solution

GATES marking the start of footpaths could be repainted in bright colours to encourage drivers to slow down. Sonning Common Parish ...

 

Cutting back

ROADSIDE vegetation in Wargrave will be trimmed this week because it is obscuring road signs, including one welcoming people to the ...

 

Residents could help spot speeding drivers

Residents could help spot speeding drivers

TRAFFIC monitoring equipment could be used in Henley to prevent speeding. The town council is considering buying or renting mobile ...

 

‘Drivers put lives at risk in dead end’

DRIVERS are putting lives at risk by going along a dead end road in Sonning Common, a resident claims. Maria Boyle wants a sign put up ...

 

Pond posts

WOODEN posts have been installed near Widmore Pond in Sonning Common to stop drivers mounting a grassed area and churning it up. The ...

 

Slow down for the good of all

Slow down for the good of all

THE speed limit on roads in Henley town centre is to be made 20mph. The move by the town council is designed to reduce air pollution ...

 

We must stop lorries doing this

We must stop lorries doing this

CAMPAIGNERS have called for stricter rules on heavy goods vehicles driving through Henley after a lorry got wedged in a town centre ...

 

Residents demand cut in speed limit on rural road

Residents demand cut in speed limit on rural road

RESIDENTS have launched a campaign to reduce the speed limit on a section of main road in Peppard. They say that the current 60mph ...

 

Road crossings may finally happen thanks to levy on developers

TWO new pedestrian crossings could be created in Henley. The town council is considering installing a zebra crossing in Greys Road and ...

 

Third river crossing study commissioned

Third river crossing study commissioned but councils at odds

A STUDY into the case for a third bridge over the River Thames has been commissioned by two councils. Wokingham and Reading borough ...

 

Speed limit reduction

THE speed limit in Henley town centre could be reduced to 20mph. Oxfordshire County Council is currently consulting on plans to ...

 

Wait goes on for flood prevention

ROADWORKS to install a new soakaway on a main road in Peppard to prevent flooding have still not happened. Large puddles form on Stoke ...

 

Speed checks

THE community speedwatch scheme in Peppard will start up again next month. It has been unable to run in the last few months due to ...

 

Potholes on map (again)

ALL the major potholes in Henley will be registered online in the hope they can be repaired. Town and county councillor Stefan ...