Saturday, 31 July 2021

Charlie Ilsley

Charlie Ilsley dies aged 13

A BOY who had been fighting cancer for the third time has died. Charlie Ilsley passed away at 9pm on Saturday at the Royal Brompton Hospital in London surrounded by his family. He was 13.

Town centre jewellers targeted in armed robbery

Town centre jewellers targeted in armed robbery

A HENLEY jewellers was targeted in an armed robbery this morning (Wednesday).Officers are currently on the scene at Anthony Paul Jewellery in Bell Street. Witnesses reported seeing three men dressed head to toe in black, one carrying a sledgehammer,...
Bridge shut after lorry collision

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Bridge shut after lorry collision

ONE side of Henley Bridge was closed to pedestrians this morning after being struck by a diesel lorry.

Rail fares increase

Rail fares increase

COMMUTERS in Henley, Shiplake and Wargrave faced an increase in rail fares of more than two per cent this week.The rise, which is based on the retail price index in July, covers regulated fares such as season tickets and unregulated ones such as...
Plan for 170 new homes on industrial estate approved

Plan for 170 new homes on industrial estate approved

PLANS to build 170 homes at Highlands Farm in Henley have been given the go-ahead.Crest Nicholson has been granted outline planning permission to redevelop the light industrial estate off Greys Road.A total of 102 of the new houses and flats will be...

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Jumble trail

REGISTRATION is open for the next Sonning Common jumble trail.  The event is due to take place on Sunday, August 29 between 11am and 3pm.  To take part, a donation of £5 is ... [more]


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