Friday, 03 April 2020

Tim Dellor

Fasten seatbelts for new season

JUST 84 wonderful days after the circus last rolled out of town, it’s back this Saturday. How much have you missed it? The Cricket World Cup, Royal Ascot, Henley Royal Regatta, Wimbledon, The Open — be honest, you haven’t given domestic football a...

No go for Tokyo

No go for Tokyo

LEANDER CLUB athletes were left disappointed but not surprised after the decision was made to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games until next year due to the worldwide coronavirus pandemic. The event, due to begin on July 24, will now...
Snooker league cancelled

Snooker league cancelled

THIS season’s Henley and District Snooker League campaign has been cancelled. The new campaign, which was due to begin next month, has been called off due to the ongoing coronavirus situation which has forced all clubs to close.
Rugby season brought to an early end by coronavirus

Rugby season brought to an early end by coronavirus

HENLEY and Abbey Rugby Clubs have both had their seasons brought to an early conclusion due to the ongoing covid-19 outbreak. Originally all fixtures had been postponed until mid-April but on Friday of last week the RFU took the decision to call an...
Bowls club appeals for members

Bowls club appeals for members

WARGRAVE Bowls Club says it is struggling to find new members. Treasurer Marion Pope, who has been a member since the Eighties, says she is becoming worried for the club’s future. Her husband Michael has been a member even longer and his father, Frank...

All cricket suspended

WARGRAVE Cricket Club has suspended all activities as a result of the coronavirus. The club has stopped pre-season training in line ...

England runner enjoys day out as first race is cancelled

England runner enjoys day out as first race is cancelled

LIZ JONES knows how to make the best of a bad situation. The 59-year-old, who lives in Henley and is the town council’s accountant, ...

Golf club open to walkers

Golf club open to walkers

A GOLF club has opened its course to members of the public who wish to exercise during the coronavirus outbreak. Reading Golf Club, ...

Henley Royal Regatta cancelled because of coronavirus

File picture of Henley Royal Regatta

THIS year’s Henley Royal Regatta has been cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic. This year’s event was due to take place from ...

Abbey Nuns’ development side end league campaign on a winning note

Abbey Nuns’ development side end league campaign on a winning note

ABBEY NUNS 2nds ran out winners at High Wycombe to finish their second season of league rugby on a high note. This was a fitting end ...

Kaufana bags quickfire treble as plate holders ease to victory

Kaufana bags quickfire treble as plate holders ease to victory

HOSTS Henley Hawks Women ran out comfortable winners in their third round Championship Plate clash with Loughborough Town Women at Dry ...

Wild wraps up scoring as league leaders march on

Wild wraps up scoring as league leaders march on

WOODOTE’S scheduled Premier Division clash with NEWBURY last Saturday was called-off on the previous evening as the visitors had ...

New ladies captain tees off

New ladies captain tees off

HIGH WINDS greeted Henley Golf Club’s new ladies’ captain for her traditional driving-in ceremony. A bumper crowd including past men’s ...

Olympic trials dominated by Leander Club athletes

Olympic trials dominated by Leander Club athletes

THIS year’s GB Rowing Olympic team took their first big steps to gain selection for Tokyo last weekend. A total of 45 Leander athletes ...

Visitors lose out to champions elect

Visitors lose out to champions elect

HENLEY narrowly lost out in their away clash at league leaders Surbiton last Saturday. The opening exchanges of the match were a cagey ...

Madejski Stadium final date for Emmer Green

Madejski Stadium final date for Emmer Green

HENLEY TOWN ran out 2-0 winners away at Premier Division basement side AFC CAVERSHAM on Sunday. Within the first few seconds Henley ...

Maximums help A team beat rivals

THE Sonning Common and Peppard A team beat their B team club mates 9-1 in Division 1 of the Reading and District League thanks to ...

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Boy wins bike but ride’s off

Boy wins bike but ride’s off

A PUPIL at Sonning Common Primary School won a Giant ARX bicycle in this year’s On Your Bike prize draw. Bruno Penabad Gallord, 11, was presented with the machine during a special ... [more]

 

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