Thursday, 13 August 2020

Not very sporting...

THE driver of a sports car has been upsetting Peppard parish councillors. Ray Freeman and Jeni Wood informed their colleagues at a ...

 

Pedestrian crossing installed after 10-year campaign

Pedestrian crossing installed after 10-year campaign

A NEW zebra crossing has finally been installed on a busy road in Henley after more than a decade of campaigning. Staff and parents at ...

 

‘Dangerous’ erosion of verge

A STREET in Wargrave is “dangerous” because the verge is being eroded, says a parish councillor. Marion Pope said the problem in ...

 

Problem parking

PARKING in Wargrave on Saturday mornings continues to be a problem. It is caused by the large number of cars parked in Victoria Road ...

 

Call for safety measures at crossroads after crash

Call for safety measures at crossroads after crash

A CALL has been made for safety improvements at a crossroads near Binfield Heath following the latest in a series of crashes. Two cars ...

 

‘Pub delivery lorries keep damaging my house wall’

‘Pub delivery lorries keep damaging my house wall’

BOLLARDS may be installed outside a Wargrave pub due to delivery lorries repeatedly hitting the wall of a neighbouring house. Richard ...

 

Divided over bridge plan

Divided over bridge plan

THIS is how the proposed third Thames bridge could look. These computer generated images were produced by the Berkshire councils which ...

 

Update of congestion simulation

Update of congestion simulation

MORE computer simulations could be carried out to predict the impact of changes to traffic flows in Henley. The town council’s ...

 

Car sharing app could help reduce number of journeys

App for car sharing could help reduce number of journeys

A MOBILE phone app that encourages drivers to share journeys with their friends could be launched on a trial basis in Henley. Investor ...

 

Longer limit

THE 30mph zone in Greys Road, Henley, is to be lenghtened. Town councillors have agreed the zone should be extended northwards by a ...

 

School finally wins campaign for new pedestrian crossing

School finally wins campaign for new pedestrian crossing

A PEDESTRIAN crossing is to be installed on a busy road in Henley after more than a decade of campaigning. Staff and parents at Sacred ...

 

Parking crackdown

POLICE should visit a Wargrave street during peak times to clamp down on dangerous parking, say parish councillors. They say many ...

 

Device plea

RESIDENTS of Wargrave will ask police to reconsider supplying them with a traffic speed measuring device. They were due to be trained ...

 

Road danger

ACTION is set to be taken over a dangerous road junction in Wargrave. Parish councillors say traffic and parked cars on the corner of ...

 

Speed trials

A SPEED indicator device is to be trialled in Wargrave. Residents are to be trained in how to use the machine. Parish councillors have ...

 

Buses blocked by ‘selfish’ drivers parking illegally

Buses blocked by ‘selfish’ drivers parking illegally

DRIVERS in Henley have been dubbed “selfish” for blocking buses by parking on double yellow lines. There have been a number of ...

 

Calls for permanent 20mph speed limit outside junior school

Calls for permanent 20mph speed limit outside junior school

THE speed limit outside a Wargrave school should be reduced to 20mph permanently, say parish councillors. Their demand follows at ...

 

Failing drain

A NEW drain in Wargrave is in the wrong place, says a parish councillor. Councillor Marion Pope said it was not draining water from ...

 

Clampdown on parking

POLICE are to be asked to patrol roads near a Wargrave school due to concerns over dangerous parking. Wargrave Parish Council will ask ...

 

Bridge to close for safety work

WHITCHURCH toll bridge will be closed between 9.30am and 3.30pm on Thursday while new road safety measures are installed. The owners ...