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Experts Take Gardener’s Questions

What shrub to plant in a particular location and how to overcome potato blight were just some of the questions the panel of experts were asked at the first joint […]

Lions Evening with John Anderson MBE

Henley Lions hosted An Evening with John Anderson MBE at Shiplake Village Hall. John is the Performance Director of the Team GB Olympic and Paralympic canoeing squads. He gave an […]

Brownies Celebrate St Patrick’s Day

1st Henley Brownies celebrated St Patrick’s Day at their meeting last Thursday. They had great fun making rainbow fairy cakes, finding gold coins, an Irish quiz and making leprechaun masks. […]

GWR Boss Agrees to Tackle Issues Raised at Branch User Group AGM

Mark Hopwood, MD of Great Western Railways attended the AGM of Henley Branch User Group (HBUG).  He started by reviewing the work that had been done to increase the capacity […]

River Thames Society AGM – New Members Invited

The Middle Thames branch of the River Thames Society held its AGM last Saturday at Leander Club. The Chairman, John Skuse, welcomed 60 members and reported on a generally good […]

Rotary Club Learns About Development of a Solar Generating Electricity Tree

Harry Corrigan who has been working for the last 10 years with London’s Brunel University on developing a solar tree which generates electricity was the speaker at recent Breakfast Group […]

Henley Charities Together ReLaunched

Henley Charities Together, an informal, networking forum to assist local charity and community groups to work together for their mutual benefit was relaunched and supported by the Henley Business Partnership last […]

Award Winning Soloists to Perform in Spring Henley Concert

Peter Asprey, Henley Choral Society’s Director of Music, has secured an outstanding line up of soloists and a renowned orchestra for his first major concert with the choir since he […]

Henley Army Cadet Force’s First Radio User Course

Early in March 2017, Henley Army Cadet Force hosted a Radio User Course in preparation for their field craft training weekend in the Spring. Twenty cadets across South Oxfordshire, seven […]

Henley Lions Present Cheques for £3,000 from Santa’s Grotto

The Henley Lions presented cheques to the Chiltern Centre for Disabled Children and Footsteps at their meeting this week.  Accepting the cheques were Paul Barrett of the Chiltern Centre and […]