Friday, 28 February 2020

Firm warns of road closures

Firm warns of road closures

ROADS in Henley town centre will be fully or partly closed and parking spaces suspended when contractors begin installing a new ...

 

Vet saves deer stuck in netting

Vet saves deer stuck in netting

A HENLEY vet helped rescue a deer whose head had become entangled in netting. Erik D’Arcy-Donnelly and a nurse from the Henley ...

 

Church launches Sunday social group for families

Church launches Sunday social group for families

A SOCIAL group for parents with young families held its first meeting on Sunday. About 35 adults and children attended the event at ...

 

Campaigners happy as council declares climate emergency

CAMPAIGNERS applau- ded as councillors agreed to declare a climate emergency in Henley. About 12 people from the local branch of ...

 

Charity seeking staff to meet extra demand

Charity seeking staff to meet extra demand

A RECRUITMENT day was held at the Chiltern Centre in Henley on Saturday. Staff welcomed people who were interested in working for the ...

 

‘Mermaids’ take on world

‘Mermaids’ take on world

MEMBERS of Henley Open Water Swimming Club took part in the winter world championships in Slovenia. Eighteen people travelled to Bled, ...

 

Rowing coaches’ bicycles stolen

TWO bicycles used by Henley Rowing Club coaches have been stolen. They belonged to masters’ age group coach Nick Rowley and junior ...

 

Boy among victims of four street muggings

Boy among victims of four street muggings

FOUR people, including a teenage boy, were attacked during a series of muggings and attempted robberies in Henley. One victim suffered ...

 

Man in plane coronavirus scare

Man in plane virus scare

A BUSINESSMAN who was on board a flight where a passenger was taken ill with suspected coronavirus says he is not concerned about ...

 

How I’ve learned to cope with ‘old person’s disease’

How I’ve learned to cope with ‘old person’s disease’

A TEACHER who was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease when she was 44 has set up a group which brings younger sufferers together. Lisa ...

 

Still best to believe

A TALK for those who are sceptical about Christianity will be held at Holy Trinity Church in Henley on Sunday, March 8 at 4pm. ...

 

Tip closure

THE Oakley Wood household waste recycling centre will be closed for two days while a deep clean and essential maintenance are carried ...

 

Solar panels meeting

RESIDENTS who are interested in having solar panels fitted to their homes are being invited to Henley town hall on Thursday. Two ...

 

Plenty of face masks

DENTISTS in and around Henley say they have not been affected by the national shortage of face masks due to the outbreak of the ...

 

Afternoon tea

A FREE community afternoon tea will be held at the d:two centre in Upper Market Place, Henley, on Sunday at 3pm. The event is to mark ...

 

Performing arts school celebrates 20th anniversary

Performing arts school celebrates 20th anniversary

A CHAMPAGNE reception was held in Henley to toast the 20th year of a performing arts school. About 25 supporters of StageWorks ...

 

Warden moves on

HENLEY Town Council’s conservation parks warden is leaving. Ilona Livarski is to take up a conservation role at Black Park, a country ...

 

Clooneys’ security shed plan

GEORGE and Amal Clooney want to erect a building in the grounds of their home in Sonning for “security purposes”. The actor and his ...

 

Joiner Ted dies at 86

A JOINER who lived and worked in Henley all his life has died, aged 86. Edward “Ted” Dorey, died at his home in Albert Road on Monday. ...

 

Legion branch wins award for growing membership

Legion branch wins award for growing membership

THE Henley and Peppard branch of the Royal British Legion has received an award for achieving the highest increase in membership in ...

 

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