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World Book Day Fun Challenge With Great Book Prizes

We’ve partnered with Nicola Gordon from Rainbow Bookworms, an independent Usborne Books organiser for a Reading Challenge to celebrate World Book Day on Thursday 4 March. The Reading Challenge is […]

View From My Window Lions Children’s Painting Competition

The Lions Club of Henley are inviting children to enter a painting competition to win £50 worth of art materials. The competition is open to Under 10s and the painting […]

Café Scientifique Henley Presents the Wonderful World of Plankton 

Wednesday 17 March 2021 7.30pm Zoom Talk by  Prof. Bridget Wade is a Micropalaeontologist at University College London (UCL) The wonderful world of plankton and what it can tell us about the Earth’s […]

Tom’s Tennis Lessons a Big Hit With Kids This Half Term

Tom Scott, Head Coach at Henley Tennis Club encouraged children in half term to join his 30 minute tennis lesson which was aired live on Facebook every morning at 10.00am. […]

New Fitness Studio to Bring Community Spirit to Henley

Husband and wife team, Jack and Gemma Shaylor are opening a new fitness studio, F45 Training, in one of the new units in Gardiner Place when government restrictions are lifted. […]

Eco Entrepreneur Lottie Creates Second Hand Children’s Clothing Business

10 year old Lottie Cotton has started a second hand clothing business to prove that fashion can be both stylish and sustainable. Lottie, who lives in Shiplake and attends The […]

Lent Lunchtime Talks

Henley Churches Together are hosting some Lent lunchtime talks on Thursdays at 12 noon on Zoom. Full details are listed below: 25 February    Jesus predicts his death (Mark 10:32-45) […]

Investigations into Viability of Adventure Golf Ongoing

The proposal to build an Adventure Golf course on the putting green at Mill Meadows was discussed at this week’s Full Council meeting. At the Recreations and Amenities Committee in […]

District Council Declares Ecological Emergency

An Ecological Emergency has been declared by South Oxfordshire District Council. The declaration reflects the council’s commitment to protect and restore the natural world – a key priority set out […]

Reading Charity Appeals For Volunteers to Support Children Impacted By Lockdown

A charity in Oxfordshire is issuing an urgent call for volunteers as it works with schools in the county to address the deficit in children’s literacy as a result of […]