Saturday, 16 October 2021

Wrong turn

A TESCO lorry got stuck in Mill Lane, Henley, on Thursday last week. When the driver reached the dead end by the River Thames, he was ...

 

Stray sheep

SEVERAL sheep were loose on the road between Henley and Rotherfield Greys on Saturday. They eventually ducked into the Hernes Estate ...

 

Councillors wash down village road signs

Councillors wash down village road signs

A GROUP of councillors carried out street sign cleaning in Nettlebed. The parish council appealed for volunteers to carry out the work ...

 

Safety measures for road with speeding problem

Safety measures for road with speeding problem

SAFETY improvements are to be made to a road in Watlington. Speed bumps and chicanes will be installed on Pyrton Lane in order to make ...

 

Lorry driver strikes car while making unlawful turning

Lorry driver strikes car while making unlawful turning

A HEAVY goods vehicle damaged a car after taking a wrong turn in Henley. The driver of the Durham City Transport lorry turned from ...

 

Cyclist dies after crash

Cyclist dies after crash

A CYCLIST has died following an accident in Henley on Sunday. The man, who was in his fifties, was riding from the town towards Marlow ...

 

Villager urges drivers to stop running over cats

Villager urges drivers to stop running over cats

A WOMAN from Kidmore End wants speed bumps installed in her street after at least one of her cats was killed and another was seriously ...

 

Accident blackspot measures working

Accident blackspot measures working

NEW safety features which were installed at an accident blackspot in Binfield Heath appear to be working. There have been no reports ...

 

Drivers ignoring speed limit

COMPLAINTS have been made about drivers breaking the 20mph speed limit in Kidmore End. The parish council has contacted the police and ...

 

Rail delays

Rail delays

RAIL travellers are being warned to expect disruption on the Henley branch line to Twyford on Sunday and the following three. Buses ...

 

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 ...

 

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