community groups

HAHG Lecture – Life and Death in a Roman Villa: Hambleden, the Unedited Story

The Henley Archaeological and Historical Group enjoyed a talk by the archaeologist Dr Jill Eyers, of Chiltern Archaeology, on 7 February about excavations at Yewden Roman Villa in Hambleden. Again HAHG’s […]

Stephen Hough to Perform with Henley Symphony Orchestra

Henley Symphony Orchestra is very excited at having Stephen Hough perform Beethoven’s No. 4 piano concerto with them in their next concert at the Hexagon on Sunday 5 March. Stephen […]

Scouts Kyangala

Henley Scouts Re-Establish Their Link with Kenyan Community

The 1st Henley Scouts were joined at their weekly meeting last Friday by a special guest – Benedict Mwendwa, founder of the Kyangala Trust. All Cubs, Scouts and Beavers were […]

The Smiting God or the Loving God? Sceptics & Believers February Meeting

The Sceptics and Believers Discussion Group, here in Henley are moving to a new venue, The Catherine Wheel, for their evening meetings starting on Tuesday 21st February.  We will be […]

Olympic Stories and Supper with John Anderson MBE

Henley Lions are hosting a special Olympic Stories and Supper “The Human Side of Olympic Gold”  with John Anderson MBE who is the Performance Director of British Canoeing on Friday 10 […]

Henley Army Cadet Force New Cadets Pass Their Initial Basic Training

New intake of Army Cadets at Henley Detachment Army Cadet Force have passed their Basic training syllabus with flying colours. Over a 6 month period at their local unit in […]

Record Amount Raised at Santa’s Grotto

Henley Lions Club are extremely pleased to have been presented with a cheque for £3,000 by Martyn Sheldrake, Manager of Toad Hall Garden Centre. The funds were raised from Santa’s […]

Henley Choir Festival 2017

Choir Festival Raises Biggest Amount for Parkinson’s

Eight choirs took part in the eighth Henley Choir Festival on Saturday evening at St Mary’s Church.  The church was filled with over 100 beautiful voices including 20 children. The […]

1st Henley Brownies 10th Birthday Party

1st Henley Brownies Celebrate 10 Years

1st Henley Brownies celebrated their 10th birthday on Thursday last week at Harpsden Village Hall, after the pack was reopened in January 2007. Ex Brownies and their families and leaders […]

Henley Scouts Win Bronze in Cooking Competition

1st Henley Friday Scouts entered the District Cooking Competition last Sunday at 1st Cholsey HQ and won Bronze. Each group of (6-7 scouts) were given a mystery bag of ingredients […]