Friday, 26 April 2019

Thanks for saving my life, says man who collapsed in street

Thanks for saving my life, says man who collapsed in street

A MAN who suffered a cardiac arrest while shopping in Henley has thanked passers-by who saved his life. José Goumal collapsed in Bell ...

 

Boss’s thank-you

A GARDEN centre owner has thanked customers after he was given planning permission for a plant sales area following a five-year ...

 

Good use of money

ABOUT £7,000 raised by a campaign group for Townlands Memorial Hospital in Henley will be spent to benefit patients. The money held by ...

 

Please save my husband

Please save my husband

THE family of man with a rare form of cancer is trying to raise £140,000 after he was denied treatment on the NHS because his tumour ...

 

Climate change protest march passes through Henley

Climate change protest march passes through Henley

A PROTEST march for action on climate change passed through Henley. Ten people, mostly from Wales and the South-West, were among the 1,...

 

30,000 fully recyclable ‘glasses’ ready for use

ABOUT 30,000 recyclable plastic cups have been delivered to the Henley Festival to be used at this year’s event. The Henley Standard ...

 

Patrollers call it a day after saving 6,893 spawning toads

Patrollers call it a day after saving 6,893 spawning toads

ALMOST 6,900 toads were helped across a busy road by this year’s Henley Toad Patrol. The amphibians were collected by volunteers at a ...

 

Utility companies are accused of destroying stone pavements

Utility companies are accused of destroying stone pavements

UTILITY firms have failed to replace expensive paving stones in Henley after digging them up to carry out repairs. Town councillor ...

 

I’ve given up work to help women in remote Africa

I’ve given up work to help women in remote Africa

A WOMAN who travelled around Africa after finishing university has started a campaign to provide sanitary products to women on the ...

 

Comedian helping some amphibians

Comedian helping some amphibians

THE Henley Toad Patrol had a special visitor on Tuesday night in the shape of Russell Brand. The comedian, who lives near Henley, ...

 

Musician and hero

AN Olympic champion rower, war hero and talented pianist... there was little Fred Kelly couldn’t do. Now a CD of music composed by the ...

 

Climate protest march

A MARCH for action on climate change will pass through Henley. Dozens of people are expected to take part in the Extinction Rebellion ...

 

Good year for toads

MORE than 6,600 toads have now been helped across a busy road by this year’s Henley Toad Patrol. In the past week more than 800 toads, ...

 

Green lesson

PUPILS at Kidmore End Primary School are trying to reduce their use of single-use plastic during Lent. Each week the children are ...

 

The Henley-built Spitfire found 70 years after war

The Henley-built Spitfire found 70 years after war

A SECOND World War Spitfire built in Henley and flown by a pilot who took part in the Great Escape is to be restored. The plane, which ...

 

Amorous amphibians multiply

MORE than 5,700 toads have now been helped by this year’s Henley Toad Patrol. In the past week more than 2,000 toads, 100 frogs and 60 ...

 

Schoolgirl to protest over climate change

Schoolgirl to protest over climate change

A GIRL from Henley and her friends are to protest about climate change in the town centre today (Friday). Grace Gubbins, who attends ...

 

No temporary cabins for workers, say residents

PLANS to install 10 temporary cabins in Crazies Hill to house workmen have been criticised by residents. Cayton Park wants the ...

 

Station tidy

VOLUNTEERS will clear verges at Wargrave station on Sunday in readiness for new planters. Great Western Railway has offered £500 ...

 

Pre-school idea survey

RESIDENTS of Charvil have been asked to fill in a survey about plans to open a pre-school in the village. Charvil Parish Council is ...

 

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