Sunday, 26 September 2021

Third time lucky for director who joins BAFTA

Third time lucky for director who joins BAFTA

A FILM director and producer has become a full voting member of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Jo Southwell is now ...

 

Stunning sunrise

Stunning sunrise

Graham Hards, from Tokers Green, says: “We awoke on Friday morning to a red glow in the house. On opening the front door, we were ...

 

Support group

THE Late Spring bereavement support group in Sonning Common will meet at the Fish volunteer centre in Kennylands Road on Tuesday, ...

 

Stables set for rebuild

THE son of a developer wants to demolish outbuildings and a stable block and replace them with purpose-built stables and a storage ...

 

Hidden Henley

Hidden Henley

ASTON Ferry is popular with dog walkers and picnickers and is also a slipway used by the Environment Agency. My picture shows what ...

 

Take care of your knees as you couldn’t get around without them

Take care of your knees as you couldn’t get around without them

OF around 250 species of primate, it is only we humans that go around exclusively on two legs. Trust us to be awkward. Unfortunately, ...

 

Best pub on ale trail

Best pub on ale trail

THE Flower Pot in Aston has been named the best pub on an ale trail. It won the outstanding ale trail pub at the Reading and ...

 

Landlord demands compensation for lost trade caused by roadworks

Landlord demands compensation for lost trade caused by roadworks

A PUBLICAN is seeking compensation after his business was cut off for two months because of misplaced road signs. Tony Read, who runs ...

 

Award-winning Henley artist is opening her studio to the public

Award-winning Henley artist is opening her studio to the public

THE award-winning Henley painter Camilla Dowse is opening her Singers Lane studio to the public next weekend. The “Winter Open Studio” ...

 

Director needs votes

DIRECTOR and writer Jo Southwell has been longlisted for an independent film award. Ruth, which is based on the biblical text of the ...

 

Couple win award for services to pub trade

Couple win award for services to pub trade

THE tenants at the Flower Pot pub in Aston have won an award from the Campaign for Real Ale for services to the industry. Landlord ...

 

Mystery killer leaves hundreds of crayfish dead in Thames

Mystery killer leaves hundreds of crayfish dead in Thames

HUNDREDS of crayfish have been found dead in the River Thames near Henley. A large pile of the creatures were spotted last Friday in ...

 

Focusing on quality movement

Focusing on quality movement

“PILATES focuses on quality movement to stretch and strengthen the whole body,” says Pilates ABC Henley owner Alyth Yealland. “Clients ...

 

Couple celebrate 25 years behind bar at riverside pub

Couple celebrate 25 years behind bar at riverside pub

A COUPLE have marked 25 years of running the same pub. Pat Thatcher and her partner Tony Read were regulars at the Flower Pot in Aston ...

 

Pilot killed

A PILOT was killed when his light aircraft crashed in Aston Rowant Nature Reserve, near Watlington. The plane had taken off from ...

 

Yoga can reduce stress and alleviate insomnia

Yoga can reduce stress and alleviate insomnia

NOW that you’ve made your New Year’s resolution to get in shape and be healthy, it’s time to get it started. Part of being healthy and ...

 

Yoga can reduce stress and alleviate insomnia

Yoga can reduce stress and alleviate insomnia

EVERYONE knows yoga can help you become more flexible and strong — but it also has significant benefits for your health. Reducing ...

 

Pub's warmth and lively atmosphere enfolded us

Pub's warmth and lively atmosphere enfolded us

AFTER a brisk stroll along the Thames, envisioning a cosy pub with fires blazing, a friendly atmosphere and live piano music playing ...

 

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