Wednesday, 06 July 2022

Show president’s party

ABOUT 250 people attended the Henley Farm & Country Show’s annual president’s party. The guests, who were all members of the Henley ...

 

Theft alert

Theft alert

THIEVES were reported to be operating in Bix and Fawley last week. Two men driving a Volkswagen Touran are suspected of breaking into ...

 

Railway nativity

THE Hambleden Valley railway nativity will take place at the Fawley Hill estate on Sunday. The service includes a traditional play on ...

 

Crew of RAF bomber which crashed in village while on secret mission are remembered... 78 years later

Crew of RAF bomber which crashed in village while on secret mission are remembered... 78 years later

THE crew of a secret Second World War flight were remembered at a special service in Fawley. Halifax DG283 was carrying 15 crates of ...

 

Drinking wine is form of meditation that’s good for you

Drinking wine is form of meditation that’s good for you

WINE enthusiasts enjoyed a tasting at the Oaken Grove vineyard in Henley, led by expert and TV personality Olly Smith. About 20 people ...

 

Distiller masters the art of making Henley gin

Distiller masters the art of making Henley gin

A MAN who gave up his university course to sell cocktails puts his own brand of gin on sale today (Friday). At 27, Jacob Wilson has ...

 

New setback for villagers trying to revive their local

New setback for villagers trying to revive their local

VILLAGERS who have been campaigning for almost 20 years to have their pub rebuilt have suffered another setback. They failed in a bid ...

 

Church to be updated for use by community

Church to be updated for use by community

FAWLEY church could be “reordered” as a community space with a kitchen and toilets. The friends of St Mary the Virgin, a non-religious ...

 

Beware raiders of the lost festival...

Beware raiders of the lost festival...

ORGANISERS of a controverisal Viking-themed festival which was going to take place near Henley have taken our coverage of the debate ...

 

‘Viking’ party relocated due to noise and traffic fears

‘Viking’ party relocated due to noise and traffic fears

A THREE-DAY festival with a Vikings theme has been moved to a new location after neighbours objected to the idea. The inaugural ...

 

Villagers upset by 'Viking' party

Villagers upset by 'Viking' party

PLANS for a three-day festival with a Vikings theme have drawn complaints from neighbours. The Valhalla event, which is due to take ...

 

Call to protect village from lorries

Call to protect village from lorries

A SPEED limit of 30mph and a 7.5-tonne weight restriction could be imposed across the Hambleden valley. Highways officers at ...

 

All village connected

ALL households in Fawley now have an ultra-fast broadband connection. Engineers from Openreach have laid fibre-optic cables which link ...

 

Buy British for jobs and environment, says Lady McAlpine

Buy British for jobs and environment, says Lady McAlpine

LADY McALPINE is urging consumers to buy British goods and produce and shun cheaper imports from the Far East. She says this is far ...

 

Market day

A CRAFT, produce and antiques market will be held at The Station at Fawley Hill on Saturday, April 18 from 11am to 5pm There will be ...

 

Fawley Village Carol Service

Fawley Village Carol Service

AFTER some debate and much consultation with the diocese and much reading of the new tier 4 rules, Fawley village’s unique carol ...

 

Ben bares his legs

ADVENTURER Ben Fogle lived up to his reputation for being a hardy sort when he attended the Hambleden nativity at Fawley Hill on ...

 

Railway nativity steams ahead

Railway nativity steams ahead

THE 15th annual Hambleden Valley railway nativity took place as normal on Sunday. Families were invited to watch and take part in the ...

 

Railway nativity

THE Hambleden Valley’s annual railway nativity will take place on the Fawley Hill estate on December 6. The service includes a ...

 

Jazz, fizz and food at village vineyard

Jazz, fizz and food at village vineyard

A LIVE jazz performance will be staged at a vineyard in Fawley on Sunday. The Art Themen Trio will be playing their second Jazz in the ...

 

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