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Henley Royal Regatta 2018 Sees Third-Largest Entry Ever

Henley Royal Regatta 2018 will see the third-largest entry on record, with 565 boats divided up into 454 domestic and 111 overseas crews. Mahe Drysdale from New Zealand will return […]

Regatta Fireworks Still in Doubt

Organisers of the Henley Regatta fireworks have confirmed that they are still not over the “target line” to fund this year’s display even though some individuals and businesses have pledged […]

Actions on Town’s Pollution on National Clean Air Day

Clean Air for Henley are involved in three activities today on National Clean Air Day designed to encourage both behaviour change and funded actions by our three councils (Town, SODC […]

Mother’s Appeal for Late Son’s Missing Personal Belongings

The mother of Daniel James who tragically lost his life in the early hours on 17 March after being hit by a number of vehicles on the Marlow Road is […]

Record Entries Again for Women’s Regatta

Henley Women’s Regatta (HWR) this year sees record breaking entry levels of 441 entries from over 1,800 competitors, following the new competition structure being introduced. Over the last 30 years […]

Clean Air For Henley Launches Schools No Idling Campaign

There won’t be a single idle student in town after Clean Air For Henley’s latest initiative. Launched last week, the ‘No Idling’ schools campaign aims to educate local children on […]

Henley Royal Regatta Unveils New Women’s Event Trophies

Three new trophies for the winners of the 2018 Henley Royal Regatta women’s coxless fours, pairs and double sculls were unveiled by Sir Steve Redgrave at Regatta Headquarters yesterday (Monday). […]

Paddling Campaigners Press For Regatta Plastic Ban

The Henley Royal Regatta course was visited by some rubbish rafts last Saturday (16 June). The Whale Company, an organisation with a passion for plastic reduction, paddled along the Thames […]

Stonor Food Festival Puts On A Berry Good Show

Families and foodies were out in force for the very first Stonor Food Festival. The event, on its inaugural weekend (16-17 June), attracted hundreds of hungry visitors for culinary talks, […]

Henley’s Number of Empty Shops Well Below National Average

At the Town & Community meeting last week, Town Manager, Helen Barnett reported Henley’s current empty unit rate as 3.1% against a national average of 11%. This figure excludes shops […]