Monday, 24 June 2019

Businesses gear up for cycle race crowds

Businesses gear up for cycle race crowds

BUSINESSES in Henley will be aiming to make the most of an international women’s bike race which could bring up to 10,000 visitors to ...

 

Businesses urged to open early for cycle race visitors

BUSINESSES in Henley are being encouraged to open early on the day of a cycle tour setting off from the town. The third stage of the ...

 

Four ‘Wildcats’ win novice event at charity triathlon

Four ‘Wildcats’ win novice event at charity triathlon

FOUR women from Wargrave raised about £400 for cancer charities and won a triathlon competition at the same time. Jo Hall, Jo Smith, ...

 

Warm welcome expected for arrival of women’s bike race

Warm welcome expected for arrival of women’s bike race

THOUSANDS of spectators will descend on Henley and the surrounding villages when an international women’s bicycle race visits in the ...

 

Women’s bike race to visit

Women’s bike race to visit

AN international women’s  bicycle race is to visit Henley in the summer. The third stage of the sixth annual OVO Energy Women’s Tour ...

 

BMX track shut after vandalism

BMX track shut after vandalism

VANDALS have damaged the BMX track in Wargrave. The track in Kings Field, off East View Road, is currently closed after a series of ...

 

Sprint back

THE fifth annual Wargrave sprint triathlon will be held on Sunday, June 23. For more information, visit www.thewargrave triathlon.org

 

Dozens of youngsters take part in skating workshop

Dozens of youngsters take part in skating workshop

DOZENS of children attended a skating workshop in Henley. Instructors from ATB Skateshop visited the skate park in Makins recreation ...

 

Triathlon day

MORE than 100 people have entered this year’s Wargrave sprint triathlon on Sunday. The competitors will swim 750m in the River Thames ...

 

Boy, eight, needs £2,000 wheelchair to go skating

Boy, eight, needs £2,000 wheelchair to go skating

THE mother of a Henley boy who has spina bifida is raising money for a specialist wheelchair so he can go skating with his friends. ...

 

Charity cycle

A CHARITY bike ride will be held at a rehabilitation centre near Wargrave. Yeldall Manor’s Ride for Recovery will take place on ...

 

Sign up for triathlon

THIS year’s Wargrave sprint triathlon will be held on Sunday, June 17. The annual event will see up to 100 people take on a 750m swim ...

 

Repairs to BMX track

THE BMX track in Wargrave needs repairs — less than two years after it was resurfaced. The tarmac track in Kings Field, off East View ...

 

Families ready for cycle ride

Families ready for cycle ride

HUNDREDS of people are expected to take part in the 12th annual Sonning Common On Your Bike event on Sunday. The annual family cycle ...

 

On Your Bike back for 12th year

On Your Bike back for 12th year

ON Your Bike will return next month for the 12th year running. Hundreds of families are expected to take part in the fund-raising bike ...

 

Special award

PAUL ELCOCK received a special chairman’s award at GS Henley cycling club’s annual meeting and awards ceremony held at the Henley ...

 

Jam in the skate park

Jam in the skate park

PROFESSIONAL skateboarders and BMX riders performed tricks at a party to officially open Henley’s new skate park. Dozens of people ...

 

Mundy leads the way

ISAAC Mundy carried off the laurels in the Victor Berlemont Trophy race when he managed to overcome the powerful sprint of his last ...

 

London to Paris on child's bicycle

London to Paris on child's bicycle

A MAN from Henley is to attempt to ride from London to Paris on a children’s bicycle from the Seventies. Matt Richardson will be one ...

 

Henley to Paris in a day... by bike

Henley to Paris in a day... by bike

A GROUP of cyclists raised more than £30,000 by cycling to Paris in just over 24 hours. The 32 riders, who were raising money for ...

 

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