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World Day of Prayer Celebrated at Sacred Heart Church

A service was held last week at Sacred Heart Church to celebrate World Day of Prayer, which is a “wave of prayer” that travels around the world with a focus […]

Henley Hawks Netball Team Donated a Defibrillator

Henley Hawks Netball Team are the proud keepers of a portable defibrillator thanks to the local charity Millie’s Dream. The life-saving device was presented to the team last Tuesday after […]

Tennis Coach Serves Up Ace Funds For Mayor’s Charitable Cause

Henley Mayor, Michelle Thomas showed off her tennis skills yesterday at a children’s camp run by Tom Scott, Head Coach at Henley Tennis Club. Tom was running another fun tennis […]

Sauna & Steam Room to be Upgraded at Leisure Centre

The sauna and steam room facilities at Henley Leisure Centre are getting a £55,000 refurbishment this month with more energy efficient replacements. Cabinet Members from South Oxfordshire District Council approved […]

New Multi-million Pound CT Scanning Suite Opens at Royal Berkshire Hospital

A brand new scanning suite has opened its doors at the Royal Berkshire Hospital. It marks the culmination of two years’ work, and a £2.5 million investment. The new suite […]

Date Set for Biggest & Most Exciting Regatta for Disabled Yet

Following the success of previous Regatta for the Disabled events, this year’s day out on Saturday 2 September will hold so many more exciting things to do and see for […]

Rotary Club Donates Recycling Bins to Gillotts School

Henley’s Rotary Club has donated three large green recycling bins to Gillotts school as part of its worldwide environment campaign. The bins were “unveiled” at the school on Tuesday at […]

Freemasons Give £1,000 to Turkey & Syria Earthquake Tragedy

Within hours of the earthquake tragedy in Turkey and Syria on 6 February, £10,000 was immediately donated to UK-Med, a charity which is based within Manchester University by Freemasons. UK-Med […]

Henley Army Cadet Returns from India Exchange

Staff Cadet Colour Serjeant (CSjt) Abbie Addiscott-Allen from Henley Detachment, Oxfordshire Army Cadet Force was selected to take part in an India Exchange project to celebrate 75 years of India’s […]

Gardners Get Together at Henley’s Annual Seed Swap

Keen gardeners and allotment holders got together on Saturday at the town hall for the annual seed swap event. The Heritage Seed Library provided seeds for the event.  It is […]