community groups

Residents Encouraged to Join Global Car Free Day

Henley residents are being encouraged to join in global car free day on 22 September by  using alternative transport such as walking, cycling or taking the special Sunday local bus […]

Shiplake Scout Hut Destroyed by Fire

Shiplake Scout hut in Shiplake Row has been destroyed by a fire on Monday which started at around 6.45pm. Andrew Thorp from Scouting HQ said “The building was empty at […]

Donations Needed to Complete Old House Signs Project

Four more old terrace house signs have been repainted thanks to The Henley Society. The signs are on Canadian Terrace and Manitoba Terrace on Harpsden Road and Stanley Terrace on […]

New freeCodeCamp Group Starts in Henley

The first freeCodeCamp study group meeting in Henley-on-Thames is taking place on Thursday 5 September at Henley Conferences at Henley Business School. freeCodeCamp is a community that helps you learn to […]

Probus Club – Talk about New Zealand Sheep Farming

A new member of the Probus Club, Tilden McKean gave a slide presentation and talk about New Zealand Sheep Farming at the August meeting. Tilden, grew up on a sheep […]

Week of Wildlife Wonders

Our beautiful open spaces and it’s wildlife and plants have been enjoyed by many during Henley Wildlife Week this week. The idea for the week was Ilona Livarski, Henley Town […]

Meadows Awarded Green Flag for Sixth Year Running

Mill and Marsh Meadows in Henley are one of the very best parks in the UK – and that’s official.  They have been awarded the prestigious Green Flag for the […]

Go Wild in Henley Wildlife Week

Summer has finally arrived and what better way to enjoy it by going for a walk in our town’s open spaces, submerging yourself in the beautiful surroundings taking in the […]

Lauren Receives Lions Music Award

Gillotts Head Girl, Lauren Leach-Scrivens was acknowledged for her services to the school choir on Friday by being presented with the Henley Lions Vivian Morris Award for Music and a […]

Henley Going Again for Gold in Bloom Competition

The Henley community orchard at Paradise Road was one of several sites being visited yesterday as part of the Thames and Chiltern in Bloom judging tour. The tour began at […]