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Henley Society AGM Highlights Transformational Year

The Henley Society welcomed 75 members to their 2021 Annual General Meeting held remotely on the Zoom platform last Friday (16th April). The meeting was chaired by a Vice-President of […]

Henley Players’ Collection of Shakespeare Monologues Wins Awards at Online Festival

The Henley Players ‘A Casket of Jewels’, their entry into the Oxfordshire Drama Network (ODN) online Winter Festival has won favourite female performer and runner up in favourite male performer […]

HAHG Lecture: Beacons of the Past and LiDAR

Dr Ed Peveler of the Chilterns Conservation Board spoke to the Henley Archaeological & Historical Group on 6 April about the contribution of LiDAR to understanding the archaeological landscape of the […]

Gardening Blog: April – A Mixed Bag of Weather and Cultivating Kindness

  Only a few days into April and we’ve already had record-breaking highs and freezing north-east winds.  There’s a good reason that experienced gardeners tell us not to sow outside […]

Rotary Talk – Guide Dogs for the Blind

The Rotary Club of Henley Bridge were delighted to welcome two speakers from Guide Dogs for the Blind to their latest Zoom meeting. The two speakers had very different experiences […]

The Henley Society Membership Soars

The Henley Society membership drive, which began in early February, has brought in over 200 members thanks to the hard work of members and the Executive Committee.  The distribution of […]

Rotary Talk – What happens to non-recycling waste?

Tuesday 23 March 6.30-7.30pm Microsoft Teams So, you’ve put out the bins. The big green is recycled into something else, the little green into fertiliser, and the brown into garden […]

Greener Henley Talk – Silas of English Farm on Regenerative Agriculture and His Way of Farming

Thursday 18 March
Zoom online

Henley Society Talk – Alderman & Mayors

Sixty computers were attuned to the first Henley Society virtual talk given by local historian, and Society member, Michael Redley last Wednesday. Chairman Geoff Luckett, and with a welcome from […]

Growing a Greener Henley – Looking at the Things We are Growing and Eating in March

  Signs of Spring in our gardens and hedgerows, and amazing hot cross buns at Bosley Patch.   What more could we possibly need to help us through a pandemic?  How […]