community groups

Tree-mendous New Planting Project to Help Climate Change

A new project Trees for Henley was launched at the Greener Festival on Saturday in partnership with the Woodland Trust with the aim of planting two trees in every house […]

84-year-old John Green takes on African mountain challenge for Poppy Appeal

Henley Stands Silent For Remembrance Service

Henley came to a halt on Sunday morning as hundreds of people paused to honour the soldiers who sacrificed their lives for their country. The Remembrance Sunday service, held on […]

HAHG Lecture: Romans in Boxford – Farmstead, Two Villas & a Mosaic

On 5 November, the Henley Archaeological and Historical Group enjoyed a talk on “Romans in Boxford” given by Duncan Coe and Matt Nichol of Cotswold Archaeology, assisted by Lindsey Bedford of […]

Henley Lions Encouraging Senior Residents to Donate Winter Fuel Allowance

Henley Lions is continuing its appeal to local senior citizens to assist with their Winter Fuel Project. Now in its fourth year, the initiative is designed to reduce fuel poverty […]

Symphony Orchestra Starts 50th Celebrations With Concert Starring Cellist Adrian Brendel

Henley Symphony Orchestra will be starting their 50th anniversary celebrations with their Winter concert on Sunday 17 November (4.00pm) at Reading Concert Hall. The concert will open with a fanfare […]

Henley Army Cadets Gain First Aid Qualifications

Ten Henley Army Cadets have successfully passed their Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) Course. The Army Cadets provide a variety of First Aid qualifications for the Cadets. The EFAW […]

Greener Henley Festival to Showcase Local Projects

The first ever Greener Henley Festival will take place at on Saturday 16 November (10.30 to 13.30) at the Christ Church Centre in Henley. The event organised by Greener Henley […]

Ukulele Players Lift Spirits at Poppy Appeal Launch

Sam Brown and her ukulele band wore their poppies with pride as they launched the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal on Saturday. The infectiously cheerful group, who have played at […]

SODC Capital Grants Scheme Opens for Applications

South Oxfordshire District Council has £320,000 of funding available for local groups, including town and parish councils, undertaking building work and other community and energy-saving projects in the coming year. […]