Sunday, 15 December 2019

Charity supporter awarded Rotary’s highest honour

Charity supporter awarded Rotary’s highest honour

A MAN from Remenham Hill has received the highest honour bestowed by the Rotary Foundation. Patrick “Paddy” Nicoll, 53, became a Paul ...

 

EXCLUSIVE: Estate installs replacement bridge

EXCLUSIVE: Estate installs replacement bridge

AN estate near Henley has built, installed and paid for a new bridge so that a public footpath can be re-opened after more than a year....

 

Seasonal song and dance at Advent Calendar shows

Seasonal song and dance at Advent Calendar shows

THE Mayor of Henley joined in a belly dancer’s performance on the sixth night of the town’s ninth annual Living Advent Calendar. ...

 

Some rail travellers to pay more for speed

Some rail travellers to pay more for speed

TRAIN passengers travelling off-peak between Henley and London Paddington will face slower early evening return journeys from Sunday. ...

 

'I'll fight for constituency', says re-elected Henley MP

John Howell re-elected MP for Henley

JOHN HOWELL says he will "fight for the constituency" after he was elected as MP for Henley for a fifth time. The Conservative was ...

 

TV comedian visits brave foursome who join Big Sleep Out

TV comedian visits brave foursome who join Big Sleep Out

FOUR people slept outdoors in Henley during Saturday night as part of the World’s Big Sleep Out. Businessman Carl Williams, 52, who ...

 

Willy Wonka’s winning window

Willy Wonka’s winning window

A CHARITY shop has won Henley’s Christmas window display competition thanks to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Helen & Douglas ...

 

Father Christmas is coming

Father Christmas is coming

A TOUR by Father Christmas through Henley and Shiplake began on Monday evening. His sleigh paraded along Hamilton Avenue, St Mark’s ...

 

Residents delighted with £70,000 refurbishment of play area

Residents delighted with £70,000 refurbishment of play area

A CHILDREN’S play area in Henley has been officially unveiled following refurbishment. The town council spent £70,000 on new equipment ...

 

Henley Royal Regatta to run for six days from 2021

Henley Royal Regatta to run for six days from 2021

HENLEY Royal Regatta will run for a sixth day from 2021. Its stewards agreed the move from five days at their annual meeting in London ...

 

Some jeers and jibes but otherwise polite debate

Some jeers and jibes but otherwise polite debate

MORE than 200 people attended the first general election hustings in Henley for at least 30 years. Conservative incumbent John Howell, ...

 

Restaurant bid to use garden later opposed by neighbours

A BID by a Henley restaurant to use its patio and garden later on summer evenings has been opposed by neighbours. David Holliday, who ...

 

Fines won’t stop parking on pavements, say police

Fines won’t stop parking on pavements, say police

DRIVERS who park on pavements in Henley are not deterred by fines, according to police. Pc Barbara Taylor, a member of the town’s ...

 

Children celebrate US holiday with mums

Children celebrate US holiday with mums

A ROAST turkey lunch was held at Badgemore Primary School in Henley to celebrate Thanksgiving. Pupils at the school in Hop Gardens ...

 

Developer wants flats instead of restaurant

PLANS to add two more flats at the Gardiner Place development in Henley have been opposed by town councillors. Catalyst Capital, which ...

 

Respect won out, just

VIEWS were frankly exchanged at Tuesday’s hustings in Henley, but anyone expecting fireworks will have left disappointed. That’s not ...

 

Trail signpost

A SIGN promoting a 68-mile country trail which starts in Henley is set to be installed. The town council has agreed in principle to ...

 

Penthouse flat plan opposed again

PLANS to build a three-bedroom flat on top of a Henley office block have been recommended for refusal again. Town councillors say the ...

 

Turkey winner keeps it in the family

Turkey winner keeps it in the family

A MAN has won the Henley Standard’s Christmas turkey competition the year after his daughter won the same contest. John Ferebee, who ...

 

Housing plan rewrite delayed by wrangle

Housing plan rewrite delayed by wrangle

WORK on rewriting the joint Henley and Harpsden neighbourhood plan could be delayed. Councillor Ken Arlett, who chairs Henley Town ...

 

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