Monday, 18 January 2021

Protect our green spaces

Protect our green spaces

THREE residents have launched a campaign against plans to develop green land on the outskirts of Henley. They want to prevent the ...

 

High jinks and jokes with rival GB athlete

High jinks and jokes with rival GB athlete

VIEWERS can expect to see Graham Bell perform in all kinds of colourful costumes. He has shared clips on his Instagram feed of himself ...

 

Couple’s lucky escape as truck plunges into river

Couple’s lucky escape as truck plunges into river

A COUPLE had a lucky escape when a driver plunged into the River Thames just metres from where they were walking. Richard and Niki ...

 

Partnership success for emergency services

Partnership success for emergency services

FIREFIGHTERS who attend emergencies calls with paramedics are improving the outcome for patients. Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service ...

 

Skate park is closed

Skate park is closed

THE skate park and outdoor gym at Makins recreation ground in Henley have been closed due to the coronavirus lockdown. The all-weather ...

 

Pub plans to convert car park into garden

Pub plans to convert car park into garden

A PUB in Henley wants to convert an “underused” car park to provide extra facilities for customers. Brakspear has applied for ...

 

Sites still being considered for additional 115 homes

Sites still being considered for additional 115 homes

THE current Henley and Harpsden neighbourhood plan names 11 sites where about 500 homes could go to meet government targets by the ...

 

Proceeds of Gillotts land sale will improve sports facilities

GILLOTTS School, a secondary academy off Gillotts Lane, says it would use the proceeds from the sale of its land for new sports ...

 

Moving signs

Moving signs

A LUXURY watchmaker in Henley has applied for planning permission for two illuminated entrance signs for its new base off Reading Road....

 

Flats plan criticised by councillors again

Flats plan criticised by councillors again

REVISED plans for five new flats in Henley have been criticised. Ray Hudson already has planning permission for a three-bedroom house ...

 

Trees hold up extension

Trees hold up extension

PLANS to extend Phyllis Court Club in Henley have suffered a setback. The private members’ club off Marlow Road wants to have more ...

 

Still polluted

Still polluted

AIR pollution in the centre of Henley remains high. Councillor Stefan Gawrysiak told a meeting of Henley Town Council that levels of ...

 

Baker defies broken foot

Baker defies broken foot

A YOUNG woman with cerebral palsy has sold hundreds of homemade brownies for charity despite having a broken foot. Yasmin Denehy, 25, ...

 

Stay home, says Mayor

Stay home, says Mayor

THE Mayor of Henley has issued a plea to residents to follow the coronavirus rules. Councillor Ken Arlett said: “This is a crucial ...

 

Swimming hat-trick

Swimming hat-trick

AS this newspaper reported last week, the Henley Mermaids are to attempt to swim the Bristol Channel in July, having already crossed ...

 

College cancels exams for safety

College cancels exams for safety

THE Henley College has cancelled all BTEC exams due to be sat by its students this month. It said it had taken the decision for the ...

 

Town bus still going

Town bus still going

THE Henley Hopper bus service is continuing to run during the lockdown. The service is operated by TK Travel on behalf of Henley Town ...

 

Essential water work continues

Essential water work continues

ESSENTIAL services will continue to be carried out by Thames Water during the lockdown. Staff who are unable to fulfil their duties ...

 

No guards for store

SECURITY guards will not be enforcing coronavirus safety regulations at the Sainsbury’s store in Henley. The supermarket chain ...

 

Man bailed

Man bailed

A MAN has been charged under the Road Traffic Act with failing to provide a specimen for analysis in Henley on Thursday last week. ...

 

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