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Kasha Wins Award at Arts & Craft Guild Exhibition

The Henley Art and Craft Guild (HACG) exhibition which opened on Friday has over 110 framed pictures as well as quite a few delightful items of pottery and sculpture on […]

Henley Arts & Craft Guild Spring Exhibition

Those readers who live in and around Abingdon may or may not recognise the lovely scene, shown on the easel above with Ted Hallett the artist.   Ted painted it with […]

Musical Theatre Journey – Take Me To…

….Avenue Q, and on the way meet Matilda, or even The Phantom of the Opera. Don’t forget we are Crazy for You at the Cabaret, then a quick trip to […]

The Holy Trinity Churchyard Reinvigorates Charming Millennium Garden

The Henley Wildlife Group, led by Sally Rankin, is working to reinvigorate the charming Millennium Garden in the Holy Trinity Churchyard. The Millennium Garden was created by the late Maurice […]

Henley Army Cadets in the Field

Henley Army Cadets have just returned from their Weekend Field exercise in Bramley. The 27 Cadets from Henley Detachment were taught and tested at different levels, from cooking their own […]

Unsung Hero Ian and Leander Club Receive Town Medals

‘An unsung hero’ and the world’s most successful rowing club were honoured with Henley town medals this year and were presented by John Howell MP at the Town Hall on […]

Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Gloucester Attends Arts Society’s 40th Anniversary Event

Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Gloucester attended the Henley Decorative Fine Art Society (DFAS) 40th Anniversary event at Phyllis Court Club yesterday (Wednesday). The Duchess of Gloucester, accompanied by […]

Magical Mystery Rock Choir Tour Raises Money for Charities

Henley and Tilehurst Rock Choirs went on a magical mystery bus tour on Saturday to raise money for Rosie’s Rainbow Fund and Sue Ryder Nettlebed. On Saturday morning the Tilehurst […]

Henley Offshore Group Talk – Along the Cape Horn Road

The last of the winter series of talks at the Henley Offshore Group is taking place next Monday, 10 April at 8pm at Henley Golf Club with Chris Roche entitled […]

Big Splash of Cash Raised at Lions Swimarathon

Over £4700 was raised for charity at the Henley Lions Swimarathon on Saturday afternoon by 126 swimmers who swam a staggering 1213 lengths! Teams from St Mary’s, Trinity, Gillotts and […]