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VJ Day 75th Anniversary Marked With Town Ceremony

Residents gathered in Market Place on Saturday morning to mark the 75th anniversary VJ Day (the day WW2 ended with Japan’s surrender) with a short ceremony organised by the Henley […]

Rotary Clubs Set Ice Hill Challenge to Replace Marathon

The Henley Rotary Clubs who co-organise the Henley Half Marathon and 10K run have come with the Ice Hill challenge for runners who are missing the annual race due to […]

Rotary Talk – Our Beautiful Thames is a Plastic Soup

Plastic soup. Mmmm, delicious…. No? Well, we as humans are creating billions of cauldrons of it daily and dumping it in our streams, rivers and oceans. Even here in bucolic little Henley:  by […]

Cadet Raises £1100 for British Legion

Cadet Serjeant Tom Fielder, 16 from Henley Detachment, Oxfordshire Army Cadet Force (ACF) has raised over £1100 for the Royal British Legion (RBL) by walking a marathon to local war […]

Henley Society Chairman Dies

It is with deep sadness that we report the passing of Frank Browne, aged just 50. Frank was The Henley Society’s Chairman since 2017 and had been involved in the […]

Remembrance Ceremony to Mark 75th Anniversary of the End of the WW2

Saturday 15 August
Market Place

Rotary Club Welcomes Sue from Nomad to Talk about Food Bank

Henley Bridge Rotary Club were delighted to welcome Sue Prior from Nomad who run the Henley Food Bank to their recent Zoom meeting. Henley Bridge Rotary Club have donated £1925 […]

Jeremy Irons Launches Autistic Charity Gardening Project

Acclaimed British actor, Jeremy Irons officially launched the Autism at Kingwood‘s new gardening project at the charity’s Watermans allotment this morning. The charity has recently appointed Gardening Coordinator, Caroline Powell […]

Greys WI Members Get Newsletter by Special Delivery

Members of Greys WI have missed their meetings during lockdown and decided to create a newsletter instead to keep everyone in touch during these difficult times.  Although most members were […]

Henley Army Cadets – Success in One Mile Running Competition  

Around the Country the Army Cadet Force (ACF) have been partaking in the ACF Mile. During these times of social distancing, and the current lack of competitions across the ACF, […]