Monday, 19 August 2019

Regatta traffic 'reaching near safe saturation level'

Regatta traffic 'reaching near safe saturation level'

MORE than 600 vehicles per hour used a road in Remenham during Henley Royal Regatta. The parish council recorded vehicle movements in ...

 

Hospital parking 'disaster' threat

Hospital parking 'disaster' threat

URGENT action must be taken to resolve the lack of parking enforcement at Townlands Memorial Hospital in Henley, says John Howell. ...

 

Moon landing has nothing on Jesus

MANY people have been celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, now almost a month ago on July 20. Hundreds of Henley ...

 

Back in swim

ENTRIES for next year’s Club to Pub Swim have opened. The participants have to swim 1.5km from Henley Rowing Club to the Angel on the ...

 

Flagpole plan

A FLAGPOLE could be installed at a house in Wharfe Lane, Henley. Adam Toop has applied for planning permission from South Oxfordshire ...

 

Holiday bins

CHANGES will be made to bin collections in South Oxfordshire following the August bank holiday. South Oxfordshire District Council ...

 

Teenager attends World Scout Jamboree in America

Teenager attends World Scout Jamboree in America

A TEENAGER from Henley represented the UK at the World Scout Jamboree in America. Maud Moorcroft-Towers, 14, was one of the 5,000 ...

 

Bigger layby

PLANS to extend the layby in Greys Road, Henley, by Gillotts Corner Field, have been approved in principle. However, the town council ...

 

Rehab expert

THE founder of a drug and alcohol rehabilitation group is to share his experiences with a talk in Henley. Huseyin Djemil will talk ...

 

Yellow peril

RESIDENTS of South Oxfordshire wanting to vote in future elections must respond to a form being sent out this by the district council ...

 

Hearing help

THE charity Action on Hearing Loss will be holding a help session at Henley library on Wednesday from 10am to 12.30pm. This will cover ...

 

Thousands expected at Rewind festival over weekend

THOUSANDS of people will converge on Remenham this weekend for the Rewind South festival. The Eighties revival event, which is now in ...

 

Vandals sorry

THREE planters at the Three Horseshoes in Reading Road, Henley, were vandalised last week. The culprits ripped flowers out of the ...

 

Crossing call

A REQUEST for a new zebra crossing in King’s Road, Henley, will be considered by Oxfordshire County Council, the highways authority. A ...

 

Jill’s tasty lesson

I’M delighted to share more good news about Jill Hall, who inspired the Henley Heroes Awards. Last week, I told you about her family ...

 

A-boards on agenda

HENLEY councillors are to discuss the number of business A-boards in the town. It comes after an unofficial count found almost 80 in ...

 

850 take part in Henley to Marlow swim

850 take part in Henley to Marlow swim

MORE than 850 swimmers took part in the ninth 14km Thames Marathon from Henley to Marlow. They set off from Leander Club in 10 waves ...

 

Pledges on pollution

RESIDENTS of Watlington have pledged to help reduce air pollution. They were asked to make resolutions by the parish council as part ...

 

Volunteers wanted for charity trek to Petra

Volunteers wanted for charity trek to Petra

THE Chiltern Centre in Henley is recruiting people for its second annual fund-raising expedition to Jordan that will take place in May ...

 

Henley Historical and Archaeological Group

Henley Historical and Archaeological Group

ON July 11, members visited Calleva at Silchester in Hampshire. We had a very interesting visit to the site identified as the bath ...

 

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