Improved Rail Service Arrives in Henley

The new improved rail timetable that GWR have created for us has finally arrived on the branch, which will mean more services up and down between Henley and Twyford.  This […]

GWR. Retirement party for Norman Topsom MBE. Twyford and Henley-on-Thames, England. October 30 2015

Full Steam Ahead For Improved Rail Service

May 21st will see the introduction of the latest revised timetable for trains on the Henley Branch Line. This timetable will see daytime off-peak service between Henley and Twyford increased […]

Rail Disruption This Saturday Night/Sunday Morning

Mark Hopwood, Managing Director of Great Western Railway advises us via Henley Trains ( Dear Henley Herald readers As part of the modernisation of the Great Western mainline and Crossrail […]

Emergency Protection to the Highway – A4155 at Flowing Spring

County Councillor David Nimmo Smith has asked us to let Henley residents know that there has been slippage to the side of the A4155 near the Flowing Spring pub and […]

Rail Changes for this Sunday

  GWR’s Managing Director, Mark Hopwood, has advised us via Henley Trains of the following: You may have heard that additional improvement work will take place between Reading and Paddington […]

GWR Boss Agrees to Tackle Issues Raised at Branch User Group AGM

Mark Hopwood, MD of Great Western Railways attended the AGM of Henley Branch User Group (HBUG).  He started by reviewing the work that had been done to increase the capacity […]

Free Local Bus Week – Starting Monday 6 March

Henley Town Council and White Coaches have agreed to offer FREE travel on the local buses for a week starting next Monday, 6 March to encourage people to give the bus […]

Useful Minutes Published on Future Rail Plans

Minutes have now been published of a useful meeting hosted recently by the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, between local council and user group representatives of the branch lines […]

GWR Advise Longer Trains in Future Plans

  Currently, the branch line runs with two car trains outside peak hours.   When through trains stop to London concerns have been expressed that a shuttle of two cars […]

Keep Safe on the Roads – Get a Winter Car Check

It’s cold outside and winter is definitely here now.  As well as wrapping up and looking after ourselves we should at this time of year look after our cars too […]