Monday, 20 January 2020

Street with six charity shops

Street with six charity shops

DUKE Street in Henley has all but one of the town’s seven charity shops. But despite the competition from their neighbours, all six ...

 

Shop re-opens

A HENLEY hat shop re-opened yesterday (Thursday) following repairs. Liz Felix Millinery in Reading Road closed for a day-and-a-half in ...

 

Cashing in on compassion

Cashing in on compassion

CHARITY shops in Henley made £820,000 last year. Oxfam, which has a shop in Market Place and a book shop in Duke Street, raised the ...

 

Town needs more parking spaces, say small traders

Town needs more parking spaces, say small traders

INDEPENDENT traders in Henley would like to see more parking available to improve footfall in the town. They say that shoppers are put ...

 

Ducking out

A POP-UP shop featuring about 45 sellers from Henley will close on Sunday. The Creative Duck, which sells art, ceramics, candles, ...

 

Vineyard celebrates first wine delivery

Vineyard celebrates first wine delivery

HENLEY’S very own brand of English sparkling wine has arrived. Jan Mirkowski has spent six years planting, growing and harvesting the ...

 

Pubs haven’t lost fizz despite carbon dioxide shortage

PUBS in Henley say the carbon dioxide shortage has failed to take the fizz out of their trade. Operator Brakspear says it is business ...

 

Dress to impress this summer

WITH so many festivals and events taking place this summer, it can be difficult to remember what you’re supposed to wear. Henley Royal ...

 

Garage eyes new premises to make way for housing

A GARAGE in Sonning Common  which is being forced to relocate has applied for planning permission to build new premises. The Mike ...

 

Summer party

THE Miller of Mansfield will hold an early summer party on May 27 from noon until late. There will be food, drink and live music at ...

 

Never mind the flooding, say couple who buy pub freehold

Never mind the flooding, say couple who buy pub freehold

A COUPLE who bought a pub, transforming it into a free house for the first time in its 220-year history, say they wanted to ensure it ...

 

Regatta boost for business

Regatta boost for business

BUSINESSES in Henley are celebrating after a boost in their trade as a result of this year’s royal regatta. Shops, pubs and cafés all ...

 

Christmas shopping? Think Local!

Think local when Christmas shopping this year

INDEPENDENT traders in Henley are hoping for a cracking Christmas. Shopkeepers are backing the Henley Standard’s Think Local @ ...

 

Christmas celebration with double the fun

THE Christmas celebrations in Henley this year will be the biggest ever. Two separate events have been organised to get the town in a ...

 

Sonning Common collaboration to mark anniversary

THE Sonning Common Business Collaboration will mark its first anniversary at a meeting at the Butchers Arms pub in Blounts Court Road ...

 

Breakfast meeting for business group

THE next breakfast meeting of the 3FM business networking group will be held at Strada in Bell Street, Henley, next Friday (October ...

 

Networking group marks first anniversary

Networking group marks first anniversary

A BUSINESS networking group in Sonning Common has celebrated its first anniversary. The Sonning Common Business Collaboration marked ...

 

The Catherine Wheel reduces VAT for a day

A PUB in Henley is to cut the price of all food and drink by 7.5 per cent for a day as part of a campaign to show the benefit of a VAT ...

 

Video: A wee problem for Henley on Thames?

A HENLEY councillor forced a dog walker to scrub the pavement outside her shop after the woman’s pet urinated on her flowers. Joan ...

 

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