Wednesday, 25 May 2022

New town centre manager appointed

New town centre manager appointed

A NEW town centre manager for Henley has been appointed. Laurie-Jane Cann started work on Monday last week and will be responsible for ...

 

Councils combine on new local plan

Councils combine on new local plan

RESIDENTS are being asked for their views on the climate emergency, sustainable transport, affordable housing and the future of town ...

 

New tenant for Maltsters Arms

New tenant

THE Maltsters Arms pub in Rotherfield Greys will re-open under new management next Friday. The Brakspear pub had been run by Gary and ...

 

Opticians to walk for Ukraine

Opticians to walk for Ukraine

AN opticians in Henley has organised an 11km walk for Ukraine. Staff at Bunker in Duke Street hope to raise at least £1,000 for the ...

 

Council slammed over gas supplier

Council slammed over gas supplier

HENLEY Town Council is continuing to buy gas from a Russian-affiliated energy company. John Howell called this “disgusting” and said ...

 

Former PM backs plan to enlarge boathouse

Former PM backs plan to enlarge boathouse

FORMER Prime Minister Theresa May has lent her support to revised plans to enlarge a boathouse in Henley. The Maidenhead MP has ...

 

Boat warning

File picture of Thames Side

BOAT owners have been warned after a group of youths was seen attempting to steal boats moored alongside Thames Side in Henley on ...

 

Car park card scam

Car park card scam

PEOPLE using Greys Road car park in Henley have been warned to beware of card scammers. An 83-year-old man was approached on Saturday ...

 

Bread gift for refugees

File picture of bread

A BAKERY in Henley has given bread and cakes to refugees. Gail’s Bakery, which opened at the former H Café in Market Place earlier ...

 

All events free at ninth alternative gardening festival

File picture of the Chelsea Fringe

CHELSEA Fringe Henley, a celebration of alternative gardens and gardening, begins tomorrow (Saturday). It is the ninth year that the ...

 

Art gallery shuts down

Art gallery shuts down

AN art gallery in Henley has closed down after three years. Informality is moving out of its unit in Market Place and will now be ...

 

Hidden Henley

Hidden Henley

THIS memorial is to a very popular farmer and larger-than-life local character, Oliver Bowden, pictured right. It can be seen close to ...

 

Crash chaos

Crash chaos

QUEUES of traffic built up after an collision in Remenham on Saturday. A cyclist and a car were involved in the incident, which ...

 

Landowner provides safe diversion after closure of footbridge

Landowner provides safe diversion after closure of footbridge

SWISS financier Urs Schwarzenback has stepped in to help walkers get around the closure of a pedestrian bridge in Henley. The ...

 

Obstacle race for children

THE NSPCC has partnered with Lidl to run a children’s version of Tough Mudder in Henley this weekend. The event, called the Lidl ...

 

Henley Probus Club

THE 42nd annual meeting of Henley Probus Club was held at Badgemore Park on May 10. This was the first annual meeting to be held for ...

 

Handy helpers request in central Henley

Handy helpers request in central Henley

CAN anyone with DIY, plumbing or building skills spare some time? The d:two centre is a great community resource, tucked away in the ...

 

Provisional election date

A BY-ELECTION for three vacant seats on Goring Parish Council has been provisionally set for July 14. This is the second time ...

 

Lovely musical tour of Commonwealth

THIS concert was to celebrate the Queen’s platinum jubilee and in aid of the Jacaranda Trust, which supports vulnerable people in ...

 

Scoop room

Scoop room

AN ice cream maker is set to open a shop in Henley. Gelato Henley is in the process of taking ownership of the former Lawlor’s café in ...

 

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