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Emotional Tribute to Simon Priestley Before Hawks Game

Before the game on Saturday at Henley Rugby Club, a fitting memorial took place for Simon Priestley…

Henley Swim Thames Marathon Wins Best UK Swimming Event in 2017

The Thames Marathon, a 14km open water swim in the River Thames between Henley and Marlow, has been awarded the Best UK Swimming Event in the 2017 Racecheck Awards, as […]

Sport Foundation Offers Support for Local Athletes

GLL, charitable social enterprise and the UK’s largest leisure operator, is set to help athletes in South Oxfordshire in 2018 through its athlete support programme, the ‘GLL Sport Foundation’. The […]

Hawks Narrowly Beaten by Local Rivals Chinnor

HENLEY HAWKS 28  CHINNOR 33 A bumper, Christmas crowd enjoyed a pulsating local derby with Chinnor eventually claiming the Oxfordshire bragging rights with a hard fought victory over Henley Hawks […]

Brr-aving the Cold for Boxing Day Swim

Bonkers Boxing Day swimmers braved the cold for the annual swim from Red Lion Lawn to the Leander Club pontoon.  This year’s swim was the eighth one which was originally […]

Medal Haul for Springbox at Reading Competition

On Sunday 10 December Springbox attended an invitational floor and vault competition in style, not even the weather was going to stop them! The competition hosted by Virtue Gymnastics in Reading […]

Hawks Looking to Continue Good Form Against Wild Geese

Henley Hawks played London Irish Wild Geese for the first time last season following their promotion to National 2 South. Both results were very tight contests with the Hawks prevailing […]

New Regatta Stewards and Names for Women’s Events Announced

At the December Henley Royal Regatta Stewards’ Meeting three new Stewards were elected and the three new women’s races introduced in 2017 have been named. Rod Murray, Sophie Hosking MBE […]

Hawks Power Over Worthing Raiders

Henley Hawks 43-28 Worthing Raiders A brace of tries each for Tom Emery, David Hyde and Xavier Andre saw the Hawks power to a 43-28 win over Worthing Raiders at […]

Henley Town FC Red Kites Pull Out of League

At the Henley Town Football Club Committee meeting last week the committee unanimously voted for their first team, the Red Kites, to leave the Hellenic Football League with immediate effect […]