Saturday, 16 October 2021

Residents win fight over 15m 5G phone mast

Residents win fight over 15m 5G phone mast

PLANS to install a 15m high 5G phone mast in Henley have been rejected following a backlash from residents who said it would be an ...

 

Animal lover and butcher to run Marathon for charities

Animal lover and butcher to run Marathon for charities

A WOMAN is to run the London Marathon virtually in aid of a charity that saves dogs. Jo Bell, 54, from Caversham, is one of thousands ...

 

School raises £2,500 by people picking sunflowers

School raises £2,500 by people picking sunflowers

ABOUT £2,500 was raised for Ewelme Primary School by people picking sunflowers. More than 100 people visited Manor Farm in Cuxham over ...

 

School won’t listen to our concerns, say neighbours

School won’t listen to our concerns, say neighbours

RESIDENTS have accused a new school of not listening to their concerns. Neighbours of the Heights School, which opened at its new site ...

 

School joins campaign to cut speed limit in village

School joins campaign to cut speed limit in village

CHILDREN, staff and parents at Nettlebed Community School are backing a campaign to reduce the speed limit through the village. ...

 

Rugby fund rockets

Rugby fund rockets

MORE than £67,000 has been raised for the the family of a Henley Hawks player who died after a game.  David Hyde, who was a lock, died ...

 

Women sort through piles of donations for refugees

Women sort through piles of donations for refugees

ABOUT 20 women volunteered to sort donations for Afghan refugees. They met at the home of Emma Clark Lam in Paradise Road, Henley, on ...

 

Henley Rotary Club

MEMBERS of Henley Rotary Club had a successful day spreading awareness of plastic pollution. Members of the club set up a stand in ...

 

Afghan appeal volunteers in plea for storage space

Afghan appeal volunteers in plea for storage space

TWO women collecting donations for refugees from Afghanistan are in desperate need of more storage space. Emma Clark Lam and Sam ...

 

XR campaigner finally cleared

XR campaigner finally cleared

AN environmental campaigner from Henley who was arrested at a demonstration nearly two years ago has finally been cleared. Police have ...

 

Women volunteer to help Afghan refugees

Women volunteer to help Afghan refugees

TWO women from the Henley area are helping to support refugees who have fled Afghanistan. Sam Jonkers and Emma Clark Lam have begun ...

 

Organic farmer calls on MP to support bill

Organic farmer calls on MP to support bill

A FARMER is backing calls for the Government to do everything it can to limit the impact of climate change. Iain Tolhurst, who runs ...

 

Woman cycles in memory of boy

Woman cycles in memory of boy

A WOMAN is cycling 274 miles to raise money for Brain Tumour Research in memory of Charlie Ilsley. Claire Brown, from Cheltenham, is ...

 

Paths expert

THE Henley-based Open Spaces Society, Britain’s oldest national conservation body, has appointed paths expert Helen Clayton to a new ...

 

Pitch fund

A CAMPAIGN to raise £38,000 towards a new artificial sports pitch at Whitchurch Primary School has raised £1,280 so far. To make a ...

 

Reusable cups sale for station

Reusable cups sale for refill station

AN environmental group in Caversham has been selling bamboo cups to fundraise for a new water refill station.  Plastic Free Caversham, ...

 

Charity sees demand for defibrillators soar after footballer scare

Charity sees demand for defibrillators soar after footballer scare

DEMAND for public access defibrillators has increased since footballer Christian Eriksen’s collapse on the pitch, says the woman ...

 

Car tax probe

A CRACKDOWN on untaxed cars is taking place in Henley. The DVLA has clamped at least two vehicles, one in Thames Side and another in ...

 

Bowls club in £5,000 appeal to re-lay green

Bowls club in £5,000 appeal to re-lay green

A BOWLING club formed earlier this year hopes to raise £5,000 to improve its green. Goring Almshouses Bowls Club says the current ...

 

Riverside gardening

THE company which has hired Red Lion Lawn in Henley has offered up the space for gardening events. The Henley Boating Company, which ...

 

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