Monday, 23 May 2022
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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 ...
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 ...
DURING the recent sunny weather this small riverside park called Singers Wharf has been exceptionally busy with visitors as well as ...
On the Henley Road just before entering Marlow is this easily overlooked plaque marking where two famous writers lived. There is ...
THE picturesque Chilterns village of Turville has only a few fortunate residents but plenty of visitors yet I wonder how many see some ...
SOME older readers may remember that there was once an airfield in Henley. Located at the highest point just beyond Remenham Hill on ...
WARGRAVE high street has seen more than its fair share of changes. There used to be a supermarket, chemist, post office, newsagents, ...
MOST people walking along the Thames pathway below Remenham will not have noticed this large metal weighbridge in the courtyard of the ...
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 ...
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. ...
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 ...
SHARP-EYED readers may have noticed that there has been some renovation work on the ornamental folly on Temple Island by the Henley ...
WATLINGTON Cricket Club now accepts younger players. It is running sessions for children aged five to eight and nine and above. For more information, email ... [more]
THE annual meeting of Watlington Parish Council will be held in the West Room at Old School Place on Thursday at 7.30pm. Residents will hear from parish, district and county ... [more]
WATLINGTON Bowls Club is to hold an open event on Sunday May 29 from 2pm. The event, sponsored by Bowls England, will offer visitors the chance to learn more about the club, There ... [more]
WATLINGTON Environment Group will hold a “nature on your doorstep” walk focusing on flowers on May 28. For more information, email membership@ watlington-enviroment-group.org.uk
Landowner creates diversion around closed river crossing
Councillor sees HGVs problem for himself
Finally, villagers get wish for 20mph speed limit
Conservative leader ‘disappointed’ to lose control of council
Food firm founder made chancellor
Ukrainian rower and wife say thank you
Henley and Shiplake crews bag medals during busy weekend
Leander secure top prize at Belgian Championships
Malloy and Franklin pile on runs as villagers triumph
Big-hitting Roberts breaks record in season opener
George Clooney filming rowing blockbuster in Henley
Theatre confident of full recovery after pandemic
Choir’s charity concert shows power of music
Great Dickens story filled with expectation
Joyous Jane Austen in modern dress and then some
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