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Henley Town Council Pays Respect to HRH Duke of Edinburgh

It is with the deepest sadness that Henley Town Council hears of the death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. The Mayor of Henley-on-Thames, Councillor Ken Arlett says “On behalf […]

Cartoon – River Steps for Swimmers

HGV Campaign Gets into First Gear After Councillors Vote for Necessary Studies

The first stage towards introducing a 7.5T environmental weight restriction limit to stop HGVs cutting through Henley was voted for by Oxfordshire County Councillors at an extraordinary County Council Meeting […]

Is This Your Son’s Dog You Commissioned to be Painted?

Henley’s Dog Portrait Artist, Clive Hemsley is looking to find the owner of the latest painting (above) after loosing the contact details for the lady who commissioned it. Clive said, […]

Nature Watch – Butterflies in Gillotts Field

Butterflies are coming out of their winter hibernation and local enthusiast, Peter Crook completed his first full transect of Gillotts Field last week where he spotted the 16 butterflies pictured […]

Proposal for River Steps for Safe Swimming Access

Steps into the river to allow swimmers to safely enter have been been proposed by Councillor Kellie Hinton, Chair of the Town Council’s Recreation & Amenities Committee. The Town Council […]

Well Known Cyclist Named Who Sadly Lost His Life

The cyclist who lost his life on Sunday afternoon in an accident on the Marlow Road has been named as Simon Richardson by Cycling Weekly magazine yesterday. Simon was well-known […]

Easter Sunday Surprises and Haka Workshops as Hawks Kids Return to Training

The Henley Hawks Kids First and Juniors teams made their long awaited return to the pitch on Easter Sunday after three months of virtual training. Children aged 6 and up […]

Cracking Easter Pictures in Colouring Competition

A colouring competition which started in lockdown last Easter was run again this year on the Gainsborough estate thanks to resident Sally Pearce. Last year’s theme was dinosaurs but this […]

Henley Library to Open on Monday 12 April

Henley residents are to be given a warm welcome back to its library on Monday 12 April. Oxfordshire County Council have announced the opening of their libraries.  Lesli Good, Interim […]