Friday, 18 June 2021

Major Sir David Black — 1929-2021

Major Sir David Black — 1929-2021

A FORMER president of the Garth and South Berks hunt has died. Major Sir David Black, who lived at Beechwood Farm in Woodcote, passed ...

 

Michael Colston — July 24, 1932-April 6, 2021

Michael Colston — July 24, 1932-April 6, 2021

A FARMER who launched a crime reporting network for South Oxfordshire has died, aged 88.   Michael Colston, who lived at Ewelme Park ...

 

Andy Bryan — January 11, 1943-March 31, 2021

Andy Bryan — January 11, 1943-March 31, 2021

ANDY BRYAN, who was well known on the South Oxfordshire and Berkshire sporting scene, has died, aged 78. His health had been ...

 

John Orlando Bridgman — April 11, 1929-March 12, 2021

John Orlando Bridgman — April 11, 1929-March 12, 2021

A FORMER managing director of the company which publishes the Henley Standard has died. John Bridgman was appointed to the role at ...

 

Edward Harding — February 3, 1937 to February 14, 2021

Edward Harding — February 3, 1937 to February 14, 2021

EDWARD Patrick Harding, an entrepreneur, bon viveur and ener- getic member of the Henley community since the early Seventies, passed ...

 

Ron Hughey — January 22, 1931 to January 28, 2021

Ron Hughey — January 22, 1931 to January 28, 2021

RONALD ALBERT HUGHEY was born on January 22, 1931 in Henley and was widely and fondly known as “Rocket”. He worked for NHS Oxfordshire ...

 

Ex-social worker and community stalwart passes away

Ex-social worker and community stalwart passes away

A RETIRED social worker with lifelong connections to Whitchurch has died, aged 79. Tanya Hawley, née Ounsted, moved to the village ...

 

Michael Pooley — July 16, 1936 to November 9, 2020

Michael Pooley — July 16, 1936 to November 9, 2020

MICHAEL POOLEY was born on July 16, 1936 in Mill Hill, London, and was fondly known as “Mike”. He was the son of Kit and Lawrence ...

 

Muriel Louise Farmborough LLP — 1929 to 2020

Muriel Louise Farmborough LLP — 1929 to 2020

MURIEL Louise Farmborough was born on October 8, 1929, the much-loved only child of Alfred and Jessie. Home was Dollis Hill Avenue, ...

 

Father Antony Conlon, July 14, 1947 — April 19, 2020

Father Antony Conlon, July 14, 1947 — April 19, 2020

THE parish priest for Goring and Woodcote has died at the age of 72. Father Antony Francis Maximilian Conlon, who was in charge of the ...

 

Obituary: John Downing, award-winning newspaper photographer

Obituary: John Downing, award-winning newspaper photographer

A RETIRED Fleet Street photographer who was called the “most acclaimed of his generation” by his former newspaper has died. John ...

 

The Hon Caroline Mieczkowska

The Hon Caroline Mieczkowska

THE Hon Caroline Mieczkowska died, aged 86, at her Henley Park home on New Year’s Eve after a long illness courageously borne. She had ...

 

Derrick Hester — July 30, 1926-December 21, 2019

Derrick Hester — July 30, 1926-December 21, 2019

DERRICK HESTER was born in Sumatra in 1926. His father Ray had been wounded during the First World War and had to move to a warmer ...

 

Penny Cole, actress and wife of television and film star

Penny Cole, actress and wife of television and film star

PENNY COLE, an actress and producer, who was married to fellow actor George Cole, has died, aged 81. Penelope Margaret Ann Pennington ...

 

Kenny Lynch, entertainer — March 18, 1938 to December 18, 2019

Kenny Lynch, entertainer — March 18, 1938 to December 18, 2019

ACTOR and singer Kenny Lynch, who has died at the age of 81, was one of Britain’s first black entertainers and once serenaded the ...

 

Kenny Lynch, 81, dies

ENTERTAINER Kenny Lynch has died. aged 81. The actor and singer, who lived in Nettlebed, passed away in the early hours of Wednesday. ...

 

David White, press photographer and friend of pop stars

David White, press photographer and friend of pop stars

DAVID WHITE passed away peacefully on November 4 after a short illness with his son Andy by his side. During his long life as a press ...

 

Family tribute to ‘beautiful soul’

Family tribute to ‘beautiful soul’

THE family of a woman from Henley who was found dead in the River Thames have paid tribute to her “beautiful soul”. Hannah Gibbs, 37, ...

 

David Vereker Palmer — 1926-2019

David Vereker Palmer — 1926-2019

DAVID PALMER passed away peacefully at his home, Burrow Farm in Hambleden, on September 4, aged 92. During his life and career, first ...

 

Alan Phillips – June 27, 1929 to July 11, 2019

Alan Phillips – June 27, 1929 to July 11, 2019

ALAN PHILLIPS, who was born in Brighton on June 27, 1929, passed away peacefully at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading at the age ...

 

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