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La Bodega Closes and CAU Restaurant to Open

La Bodega, the Spanish tapas restaurant in Hart Street closed on Sunday. We understand it will be reopen as a CAU restaurant

Brakspear Buses Tenants to Great British Beer Festival

Henley brewer and pub operator Brakspear treated tenants from 40 of its pubs to a day at the Great British Beer Festival at London’s Olympia, including a pre-event brunch at […]

New History of Henley Book by Local Author Elizabeth Hazeldine

Elizabeth Hazeldine from Adwell Square has just had her book published ‘Henley-on-Thames Through Time.’ Elizabeth was born and grew up in Henley and has been researching the history of Henley […]

Henley Hawks Second Best to London Welsh

Henley Hawks 0 London Welsh 64 The final score spells out clearly the position of the two clubs in the rugby hierarchy, London Welsh newly promoted to the the Premier […]

Red Kites Draw to Old Woodstock Town in Opener

Old Woodstock Town 2 Henley Town 2 Henley Town opened their 2014-15 season Uhlsport Hellenic League Division One East campaign away to Old Woodstock Town. The home side who have […]

Walking for MileS MS Charity Event

The Berkshire MS Therapy Centre a local charity that is based in Reading and has an outreach arm in Henley called The Henley MS Support Group which is housed in […]

Club to Pub Swim 2014

Club to Pub Swimmers Complete Course Within Two Bells

169 swimmers took part in the first Club to Pub Swim on Saturday night supported by Brakspears.  The 1500 metre swim started at Henley Rowing Club and finished at The […]

Epic Historic Translantic Journey for Matthew

On Tuesday, Matthew Munson (pictured back-left) from Harpsden took off on an epic 3,700 mile journey on Vera, a legendary Avro Lancaster Mk X bomber from Canada to London. Matthew […]

Michelle B Wows Bandstand Crowd With the Help of a Chicken

On a beautiful sunny afternoon Michelle B wowed a packed Bandstand crowd at Mill Meadows in Henley last Sunday. During a concert that had just about everything, Michelle, 28, a […]

Soha Housing Summer BBQ Henley

Summer Sizzling BBQ for Gainsborough and The Close Residents

In the late afternoon summer sunshine on Tuesday, lots of families from the Gainsborough Estate and The Close enjoyed a barbecue and some great activities which included a climbing wall, […]