Saturday, 11 July 2020

Man arrested holding knife

A MAN was arrested in Henley for threatening members of the public while holding a knife. Police said they were called to Market Place ...

 

College to revive plan for new housing

College to revive plan for new housing

HUNDREDS of new homes could be built on the campuses of The Henley College. The college had planned to sell the two sites off ...

 

Happy 100th birthday to a ‘legend’

Happy 100th birthday to a ‘legend’

A MAN from Henley sang with his family and friends to celebrate his 100th birthday. David Beck was joined by about 100 people outside ...

 

No regatta? Let’s have a picnic anyway (in the rain)

No regatta? Let’s have a picnic anyway (in the rain)

ABOUT 140 members of Leander Club in Henley celebrated Henley Royal Regatta on Saturday despite its cancellation due to the ...

 

Street party for (absent) regatta

Street party for (absent) regatta

NEIGHBOURS celebrated Henley Royal Regatta by holding a street party even though this year’s event was cancelled. The fun took place ...

 

Restaurants are fumigated to protect against covid-19

Restaurants are fumigated to protect against covid-19

THE owner of two restaurants in Henley has fumigated them to protect customers and staff from coronavirus. Nuno Rosado employed a ...

 

Bin replaced

A WASTE bin in a Henley street that regularly overflows is to be replaced. It is situated on the corner of Reading Road and Upton ...

 

Man bailed on knife charge

A MAN has been charged with two counts of possession of a bladed instrument in Henley. John Smith, 24, of Vicarage Road, Henley, was ...

 

Traders return to markets with covid safety measures

MORE traders have returned to Henley’s open-air markets. The town council is not allowing a full market to take place in order to ...

 

‘Covid recovery plan should be green, not just back to normal’

‘Covid recovery plan should be green, not just back to normal’

MORE than 50 climate change campaigners held a demonstration in Henley. Extinction Rebellion Henley was pressing Henley MP John Howell ...

 

Public toilets re-open but with restrictions

THE public toilets at the Leichlingen Pavilion in Mill Meadows, Henley, will be back open from tomorrow (Saturday). Visitors have been ...

 

Regatta will be bigger and better in 2021 (hopefully)

Regatta will be bigger and better in 2021 (hopefully)

THE decision to cancel this year’s Henley Royal Regatta was not taken lightly. It was the first time it had happened in peace time, ...

 

Major-General The Lord Alvingham CBE, DL 1926-2020

Major-General The Lord Alvingham CBE, DL 1926-2020

GUY ALVINGHAM was born in London in 1926. He was educated at Amesbury and Eton and upon leaving Eton in 1944 immediately went to ...

 

We were stranded on Greek island for almost four months due to covid-19... and loved it

We were stranded on Greek island for almost four months due to covid-19... and loved it

A COUPLE from Kingwood have returned to the UK after spending almost four months on a Greek island due to the coronavirus pandemic. ...

 

New plan for block of flats on wooded site

PLANS have been drawn up for a block of flats in Henley. Terence Bingham is seeking planning permission from South Oxfordshire ...

 

Pupils return

ALL children at Rupert House School in Bell Street, Henley, have returned to class. Youngsters in years 2 to 5 came back on ...

 

Green grammar

Green grammar

THE manager of Henley Golf Club (I’ll spare his blushes by not naming him) might be somewhat embarrassed by this notice in his name on ...

 

Drama as driver collides with two parked cars and bus

Drama as driver collides with two parked cars and bus

THE driver of a car collided with two parked cars and a bus in Henley. The incident happened in Bell Street at about 3.55pm on Monday. ...

 

Random signs

THERE has been an increase in “random posters” on green furniture in Henley, says a councillor. Lorraine Hillier told a committee ...

 

Plans shelved

PLANS to demolish a bungalow in Makins Road, Henley, and build two semi-detached homes in its place have been withdrawn. The ...

 

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