Sunday, 22 September 2019

There’s something to suit everyone at new walking festival

There’s something to suit everyone at new walking festival

A WALKING festival will be staged in Henley for the first time next month. Henley Walkers are Welcome have put together 17 walks that ...

 

‘Black Beauty’ recovers his health to record show wins

‘Black Beauty’ recovers his health to record show wins

A HORSE which could have been put down after suffering years of unexplained lameness won two titles at Henley Farm and Country Show. ...

 

Wedding winners enjoy 'best day of their lives'

Wedding winners enjoy 'best day of their lives'

A COUPLE who won their wedding in a competition say the occasion was the best day of their lives. Kate and Glenn Dixon, of Greys Hill, ...

 

My £300 dinner suit was ruined by parking meter

My £300 dinner suit was ruined by parking meter

A MAN who ripped his dinner suit jacket on a parking meter in Henley is demanding compensation to replace it. Alastair Johnson says ...

 

Here’s help to achieve that work-life balance

Here’s help to achieve that work-life balance

ORGANISERS of a new health and wellbeing festival in Henley say they aim to show you how to achieve the right work-life balance. ...

 

Boy, nine, in national final of schools chess contest

Boy, nine, in national final of schools chess contest

A BOY from Henley who taught himself to play chess only a year ago will bid to win his second major competition tomorrow (Saturday). ...

 

Henley disabled youth charity rebrands

Henley disabled youth charity rebrands

A HENLEY charity which provides respite care breaks for teenagers and young adults has rebranded. The former Chiltern Centre for ...

 

UPDATE: Four men held on suspicion of newsagent burglary

Front window smashed at town centre newsagent’s

FOUR men have been arrested on suspicion of burglary at a Henley newsagent’s shop.   A front window of Station News in Station Road ...

 

Tradesman’s £10,000 tools taken from van

Tradesman’s £10,000 tools taken from van

A TRADESMAN is more than £10,000 out of pocket after thieves stole all the tools from his van. Matthew Martin, of Lea Road, Sonning ...

 

Boatyard burgled

Burglars target Henley boat yard

BURGLARS stole equipment from the Hobbs of Henley boatyard off Wargrave Road, Henley. They struck in the early hours of September 6, ...

 

Evidence of celebration as diver begins riverbed rubbish clean-up

Evidence of celebration as diver begins riverbed rubbish clean-up

A SCUBA instructor from Henley has begun sweeping the bed of the River Thames for rubbish. Tony Rudelhoff undertook the first of ...

 

No ifs, no buts, no education cuts

No ifs, no buts, no education cuts

HUNDREDS of people marched through the streets of Henley to demand fairer funding for schools. Parents, teachers and children all took ...

 

School chef spends day in kitchen at top restaurant

School chef spends day in kitchen at top restaurant

A SCHOOL chef from Henley picked up some fresh ideas when she spent a day in the kitchen of a Michelin-starred restaurant. Jill Hall, ...

 

Grant bid

HENLEY Town Council is to apply to Great Western Railway’s customer and communities improvement fund for funding for public ...

 

Your generosity will be rewarded

THE summer holidays are over and we are hurtling towards Harvest Festival, with its displays of produce and collections of tinned ...

 

Trio walk through the night for old school friend’s Smile a Mile campaign

Trio walk through the night for old school friend’s Smile a Mile campaign

THREE women completed the Thames Path Challenge to support an old school friend who was born with a facial defect. Poppy Page, Jessica ...

 

Repair cafe coming

A NEW community project offering people the chance to prolong the life of broken or unwanted household items is set to be launched in ...

 

Brakspear staff raise £5,200 for charity

Brakspear staff raise £5,200 for charity

STAFF at Brakspear’s head office in Henley took part in the Thames Path Challenge. Gavin Mansfield, business development manager, ...

 

New riverside bollards

TWENTY-SEVEN new cast iron bollards are to be installed in Thames Side, Henley. The existing 53 bollards will be repainted green. The ...

 

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