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Experts Take Gardener’s Questions

What shrub to plant in a particular location and how to overcome potato blight were just some of the questions the panel of experts were asked at the first joint […]

Lions Evening with John Anderson MBE

Henley Lions hosted An Evening with John Anderson MBE at Shiplake Village Hall. John is the Performance Director of the Team GB Olympic and Paralympic canoeing squads. He gave an […]

Brownies Celebrate St Patrick’s Day

1st Henley Brownies celebrated St Patrick’s Day at their meeting last Thursday. They had great fun making rainbow fairy cakes, finding gold coins, an Irish quiz and making leprechaun masks. […]

Local Restaurateurs Take Over at the Old Bell Pub

There will be new faces behind the bar at the Old Bell in Henley in early April – but they won’t be unfamiliar to the town’s residents and workers. Nuno […]

Hurricanes Win Duel of Promoted Sides!

The U10 AFC Henley Hurricanes ran out 2 1 winners against fellow promoted side the Whitegrove Knights at Jubilee Park. In what was a scrappy game the Hurricanes ran out […]

GWR Boss Agrees to Tackle Issues Raised at Branch User Group AGM

Mark Hopwood, MD of Great Western Railways attended the AGM of Henley Branch User Group (HBUG).  He started by reviewing the work that had been done to increase the capacity […]

River Thames Society AGM – New Members Invited

The Middle Thames branch of the River Thames Society held its AGM last Saturday at Leander Club. The Chairman, John Skuse, welcomed 60 members and reported on a generally good […]

Winter Sporting Supper and Savills Donation Kick Starts Changing Room Fund

On Friday, 10 March, Henley Rugby Club supporters and sponsors enjoyed an excellent evening at Dry Leas for their annual Winter Sporting Supper, sponsored by long-standing supporters of the club, Hobbs […]

Henley Rugby Club Auction of Promises to Raise Vital Funds to Build New Changing Rooms

Henley Rugby Club are pleased to announce their Auction of Promises evening on Friday 31 March to raise vital funds to help build the new changing rooms at the club. The […]

Free Art Event For Henley Kids This Weekend

Photo: Cheryl George The Henley Youth Festival (HYF) will run a free event for local children and young people on Saturday, 18 March, in the Market Place.  ‘Art in the […]