Monday, 18 January 2021

On their way... hanging baskets to banish lockdown blues

On their way... hanging baskets to banish lockdown blues

MORE than 140 hanging baskets have been ordered by Henley businesses and residents to decorate their buildings this summer. These are ...

 

Hanging baskets on way (maybe)

Hanging baskets on way (maybe)

THE Henley summer hanging baskets scheme will go ahead, subject to the coronavirus restrictions. Residents and businesses have until ...

 

Gardening Buddies say fond farewell to stalwart

Gardening Buddies say fond farewell to stalwart

HENLEY’S Gardening Buddies have said farewell to a long-standing volunteer. Jan Sutton is moving to Sussex to be closer to her family. ...

 

Cash for trees

HENLEY in Bloom has agreed to give Greener Henley £395 to buy trees to help reduce air pollution. These will be freely available at ...

 

Nice welcome

WILDFLOWERS could be planted on grass verges in Henley.  Henley in Bloom is considering suitable locations such as entrances to the ...

 

Bloom plea

HENLEY in Bloom is looking for more members. It follows the resignation of businessman Tuc Ahmad due of work commitments. The town ...

 

Christmas tree mulching raises £300 for Bloom team

Christmas tree mulching raises £300 for Bloom team

A CHRISTMAS tree mulching service raised more than £300 for Henley in Bloom.  Residents delivered about 100 trees to Mill Meadows on ...

 

‘Town centre is too scruffy for entry in bloom competition’

‘Town centre is too scruffy for entry in bloom competition’

HENLEY may not enter the Britain in Bloom competition next year because councillors say the town centre is too scruffy. The town won ...

 

Gold again but not best town

Gold again but not best town

HENLEY won gold at the Thames and Chilterns in Bloom awards but failed to take the title of best town. It was the seventh time in ...

 

Meadows awarded green flag for sixth year

Meadows awarded green flag for sixth year

TWO of Henley’s outdoor spaces have been awarded a sixth consecutive Green Flag award. Mill and Marsh Meadows received the award last ...

 

New planters

THREE planters have been installed by the Greys Road, Wootton Road and King James Way roundabout in Henley. The town council’s parks ...

 

Town praised for conservation work by judges on bloom tour

Town praised for conservation work by judges on bloom tour

JUDGES praised Henley in Bloom’s care for the environment and the community’s work at the town’s green spaces during a tour last week. ...

 

Summer baskets total still growing

THE number of summer hanging baskets sold by Henley in Bloom is 217. This is only 11 short of last year’s total, which was one of the ...

 

Baskets total hits 211

Baskets total hits 211

THE number of summer hanging baskets sold by Henley in Bloom has reached 211. It comes after chairman David Eggleton visited 22 ...

 

Beds mark 100 years of Forestry Commission

Beds mark 100 years of Forestry Commission

THE celebration flower beds in Mill Meadows in Henley have been planted to celebrate the centenary of the Forestry Commisson. ...

 

Put on a bright front

RESIDENTS of Henley are being encouraged to cultivate environmentally-friendly front gardens for the town’s Britain in Bloom entry. ...

 

Bloom baskets total hits 180 and counting...

THE number of hanging baskets sold by Henley in Bloom has passed 180.  It follows an appeal by chairman David Eggleton to businesses ...

 

Sales spurt for hanging baskets

Sales spurt for hanging baskets

MORE than 140 Henley summer hanging baskets have now been sold, writes Axel Fithen. Businesses and residents have bought almost 50 in ...

 

Roll of honour for basket buyers

THE following are among this year’s basket buyers: Eight — Ancastle Green Residents’ Society Six — Henley Self Storage Four — Gibbs & ...

 

Support town’s bloom awards bid and buy a hanging basket

THE chairman of Henley in Bloom is calling on people to buy hanging baskets and break the record. So far Henley in Bloom has sold 88 ...

 

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