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Probus Club Enjoy Curiosities in the Chilterns

Alan Copeland, a Licentiate of the Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain (LRPS) was the speaker at the Henley Probus Club this month. Alan presented ‘Curiosities in the Chilterns Part […]

Sense & Sensibility Presented by Henley Players

Such is the popularity of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility that there have been several television adaptations as well as an unforgettable award winning film. A month after Austen appears […]

Art & Craft Guild Exhibition to Pay Tribute to Past Members

Sadly, two very prominent members of the Henley Arts and Crafts Guild died this year

HAHG Lecture: Oxfordshire and the Spanish Civil War 1936-39

On Tuesday 3 October members and others enjoyed a talk by Liz Woolley on the involvement of people with Oxfordshire connections with the Civil War in Spain in the 1930s. Remarkably, […]

Henley Awarded Sixth Gold Bloom Award in a Row

Henley was awarded Gold for the sixth consecutive time in last week’s RHS Thames and Chilterns in Bloom awards in Amersham. As well as an overall Gold award, Henley was […]

Brownies Delighted to Welcome Four-Legged Friends to their Pack

1st Henley Brownies were delighted to welcome some very special four-legged visitors – Teaka, Tandy and Archie, three Hearing Dogs, to their meeting last week. The Brownies learnt how the […]

Town Council Give Out Community Grants

Henley Town Council have agreed to give out community grants to U3A (£300 for tutor and venue costs), Jeux d’Esprit a small Henley production company (£428 free use of Council […]

Local Young Artists’ Work Chosen for National Competition

The Arts Society Henley (formerly Hedfas) visited the A level art exhibitions of Henley College and the Piggott School and have selected 6 artworks from five pupils for submission to The […]

Henley Army Cadet Force Take to Parachuting

Senior cadets from Henley Detachment Army Cadet Force have just returned from their first Static Line Parachuting Course. Cadets, Matthew Bodman, and Joseph Spratley both from Henley and parade at […]

Aliquando Concert in aid of Henley Branch of Parkinson’s UK

Aliquando Chamber Choir, now in their 7th year, together with local businesses and friends have raised over £29,000 for local charities.  Anne Evans, Aliquando’s Musical Director said ‘ This year […]