Health & Wellbeing

GP Practices and Pharmacies to Stay Open on the Easter Bank Holidays

GP practices are going to be open for telephone appointments on Good Friday (10 April) and Easter Monday (13 April). Pharmacies will also be open but may have different opening […]

Annelize Littlefair

Quilter Putting Her Skills to Good Use by Making Free Masks

Annelize Littlefair from Henley has won many competitions around the world for her quilting and has decided to put her sewing skills to good use in these difficult times to […]

Oxon NHS and Local Authority Working Together to Respond to Coronavirus

NHS and Local Authority staff across Oxfordshire, along with the voluntary sector are all working together to respond to the coronavirus pandemic. This is to ensure that we are coordinated […]

Health & Wellbeing – How to Manage Anxiety in These Times

With the Coronavirus lockdown getting more and more serious, we are probably all having anxious and fearful thoughts. A slightest symptom in us, could cause us to fear the worst.  […]

Mayor Joins Hundreds of Residents for NHS Applause

At 8pm last night, the roads were all quiet but the sound of applause for the NHS workers could be heard around the streets in Henley.  Some waved flags, some […]

Coronavirus – Opening Hours of Minor Injuries Changed at Townlands Hospital

The Minor Injuries Unit (MIU) at Townlands Memorial Hospital is operating reduced hours from today (Monday 23 March) but remains open seven days a week, 10am to 6.30pm as the […]

Latest on Coronavirus in Oxfordshire

Specialists from Public Health England (PHE) are working with Oxfordshire County Council and NHS colleagues following seven recently confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the county. The cases are associated with […]

Parkrun Celebrates International Women’s Day

Henley parkrun are joining other parkruns all over the world to host a special celebration of female participation this Saturday, 7 March, the day before International Women’s Day (IWD). parkrun […]

Online Mental Health Support Anytime Anywhere

Online patient to patient mental health support is being offered now to people living in Oxfordshire. People undergoing treatment for mental health problems will be invited to join SHaRON – […]

New Coffee Shop at Townlands Hospital

Townlands Memorial Hospital has a lovely new coffee shop, The Coffee Bean for patients to enjoy a cuppa and snacks whilst waiting. Jan Wilson has opened the cafe, in a […]