Monday, 23 September 2019

Hidden Henley

WITH the smart new acrylic signs, it is easy to miss this older coat of arms mounted on two blades that form the gate to the riverside ...

Hidden Henley

DOES any reader know of a public footpath which passes through a tunnel? Well, there’s one in Medmenham. At the turn of the 19th ...

Hidden Henley

DURING the recent sunny weather this small riverside park called Singers Wharf has been exceptionally busy with visitors as well as ...

Hidden Henley

On the Henley Road just before entering Marlow is this easily overlooked plaque marking where two famous writers lived. There is ...

Hidden Henley

THE picturesque Chilterns village of Turville has only a few fortunate residents but plenty of visitors yet I wonder how many see some ...

Hidden Henley

SOME older readers may remember that there was once an airfield in Henley. Located at the highest point just beyond Remenham Hill on ...

Hidden Henley

WARGRAVE high street has seen more than its fair share of changes. There used to be a supermarket, chemist, post office, newsagents, ...

Hidden Henley

MOST people walking along the Thames pathway below Remenham will not have noticed this large metal weighbridge in the courtyard of the ...

Hidden Henley

THIS old door on the front of The Catherine Wheel in Hart Street is no longer in use and has been blocked off, but its ornamental ...

Hidden Henley

It is interesting to note both these signs on the bank wall at the corner of Friday Street and Reading Road and the stories they tell. ...

Hidden Henley

WITH names like Elton John and Elvis Costello at the Henley Festival this week, here is a picture of a local building with rock music ...

Hidden Henley

SHARP-EYED readers may have noticed that there has been some renovation work on the ornamental folly on Temple Island by the Henley ...

More News:

Community campaigner dies at 99

A COMMUNITY campaigner and former chairman of Goring Parish Council has died, aged 99. Norman Radley, who moved to the village in 1957 and served on the council from 1976 to 2007, ... [more]

 

Church coffee

A COFFEE morning will be held at St Michael’s Church hall in Sonning Common on Sunday, October 6 from 11.30am to 1.45pm. The event will be in aid Macmillan Cancer Support.

 

Christmas market bid

A CHRISTMAS market is set to be held at Sonning Common village hall from November 30 to December 1. Organiser KC Gambhir Raj wants to use the Wood Lane hall’s car park as a space ... [more]

 

Roof replaced

PART of the roof of Sonning Common village hall has been replaced. The work at the building in Wood Lane cost about £30,000 and lasted two weeks. The hall remained open throughout.... [more]

 

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