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On the beat… Henley Police Update

Laptop Stolen from Car at Tesco A laptop in its bag was left in the front passenger foot well of a dark blue BMW 330D at around 1830 on 19 […]

Volunteers Urgently Needed for the Joint Neighbourhood Plan

Joint Neighbourhood Plan, probably the most important long term planning policy document ever produced for Henley and Harpsden, is finally off the blocks. They urgently need volunteers to come forward to help shape this vision!

Brakspear Special Returns to Henley-on-Thames

Pub operator Brakspear is returning to its brewing roots with the opening of a new microbrewery in Henley-on-Thames. The Bell Street Brewery will brew Brakspear Special…

Fun in the Sun at the May Fair

Hundreds of people turned out for the Henley Round Table May Fair yesterday at Mill Meadows to enjoy the family entertainment and activities in the sunshine. Lots of local community groups had stalls there including 1st Henley Guides…

Henley Hawks Fly High to Become Champions

Over 2,000 people, both young and old packed out Dry Leas on Saturday to see the Henley Hawks beat the Worthing Raiders and get promoted to Division 1.

New Names Join Henley Literary Festival Line-up

Stella Rimington, Alan Johnson, Kate Humble and Douglas Hurd confirmed for Henley Literary Festival event The first female MI5 chief, a Springwatch star and two former Home Secretaries have all […]

Lights Go Out on Blue Moon Shop

The baby shop Blue Moon on Market Square closed its doors this week and the owners Maria and Yiannis have written the following letter to their customers.  What a shame […]

Henley Festival is Moving from 2014

The Henley Festival has had a happy 31 year history of working alongside the Henley Royal Regatta, the 32nd Henley Festival will be the first of what will doubtless prove […]

Alex Gregory Helps Two Amateur Rowers to Train for Atlantic Challenge

This year Olympic Gold Medallist Alex Gregory is taking on a new challenge – helping two amateur rowers, Ed Curtis and Nick Rees, train for one of the world’s toughest […]