HENLEY LIONS WINTER FUEL PROJECT 2018 Appeal

HENLEY LIONS WINTER FUEL PROJECT 2018 Appeal Imagine it’s bitterly cold outside and you cannot afford to top up your electric or gas meter. You are receiving all the benefits due to you but it’s just not enough to fully provide for yourself and or family. For the past 2 years Henley Lions have helped keep the heating on and cooker running with the generosity of others donating all or part of their Government Winter Fuel Allowance.  Last winter alone Henley Lions supported 20 families and individuals in our area survive the winter with donations amounting to £5097. With winter coming we are again asking for your help.  Pensioner generosity last year helped many families and individuals who were struggling to pay their fuel bills for a variety of reasons.  All the money donated was distributed to help with the cost of heating, lighting and cooking. Individuals and families were identified whose benefits were not enough to keep them warm through the winter, or...
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Free Yoga Tasters Trials

Evie, our new Tuesday evening Yoga teacher is offering four free taster trials before setting up her regular classes in January at Studio One, RG9 5TX. Visit www.studioonehenley.co.uk for details of all our sessions. Please contact Evie directly for more information and class bookings. November 13th Forrest Inspired yoga: 1900-2015 Night time stretch and relax 2015-2115 November 20th Vinyasa Flow 1900-2015 Night time stretch and relax: 2015-2115 Evie Costello costelloyoga@gmail.com 07957 297050 • Mobile Class Styles Night time stretch and relax - All levels Help yourself unwind before sleep with a yin influenced class. The session will work to mindfully increase flexibility in those areas most commonly tense or tight caused though muscle overuse, bad posture or stress. Some poses are held for a longer periods of time to help to both release muscles and connective tissue and to increase the feeling of relaxation. Also includes gentle breathwork to help calm the mind. Mindful vinyasa flow - All levels An all levels slow flowing class, with a strong emphasis on the breath and linking it...
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Free Christmas parking

SODC are providing FREE parking in their district council owned car parks in the run up to Christmas.     Take advantage of this offer up to Christmas Eve and enjoy shopping locally and buying the perfect gift in the impressive range of independent shops we have in our towns.   You can park for free at the following locations and dates: Didcot - every Monday from 3 December Goring - every Saturday from 1 December  Henley - every Tuesday from 4 December Thame - every Saturday from 1 December Wallingford - every Thursday from 6 December You can find out the list of our car parks on the SODC website.  ...
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USE IT OR LOSE IT

Our mobile post office comes to the village club car park between 9 and 11 am on Mondays and Thursdays. It offers a wide range of services including Letters and parcels Travel services Banking and finances Savings Insurance Broadband and phone As well as lots of goodies including bread and cakes, fruit in season, etc The services is under threat from communities that could potentially make better use of it and we will only keep it if we use it.  ...
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Nuffield Church Quiz Night

We are holding our quiz night Monday 29th October , 7.30pm at the Red Lion Pub in Brightwell cum Sotwell Optional chilli supper £5.  Quiz £2.  Please come and support us at this fun event. Also We are not holding the market/craft fair this November or for the foreseeable  future  due to lack of volunteers to help run it. Thank you for all your support.  Sue Woodley susan.woodley@ntlworld.com ...
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We will remember them 1918-2018 Nettlebed events

                                               We will remember them 1918-2018 On Sunday 11 November 2018, Nettlebed and District Branch Royal British Legion will join the Nation and host a series of events to commemorate and mark the end of World War 1, one hundred years ago, and to remember those local men who gave their lives for their Country.  6.00 am Battles Over – Sleep in Peace, now the battle’s over. Before dawn has broken the air will be filled with the sound of a lone piper. Battle’s O’er. A traditional air played by pipers after a battle. Heralding the start of the day’s commemorations. 10.30 am The Village are invited to join in a parade of the Branch Standard starting from the Bus Shelter to St Bartholomew’s Church. The Remembrance Day Service will begin outside the Church at the Lytch Gate, the Village War memorial,...
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Nettlebed School needs new Governors

The Governing Body of Nettlebed Community School is seeking new members from within the community to assist us in driving our 'outstanding' school forward. We are particularly interested to appoint people with an educational background, however this is NOT a necessity.  We just want someone who cares about our amazing village and the people within it.   School governors act as the executive board for a school, working alongside the Head Teacher to develop the school vision and strategy for continuous improvement. You will gain valuable experience, as well as the opportunity to shape the school experience. The Governing Body also support the school in a range of activities including school trips, performances and within the classroom. All you need to do is volunteer your time; full training will be offered to support you in your new role.  Unfortunately parents who have children at the school are unable to apply as all parent governor positions are already taken. If this sounds of...
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FREE!! Taster Adult Contemporary Dance Class at Studio One

FREE!! Taster Adult Contemporary Dance Class at Studio One THURSDAY 18th OCTOBER at 7.15 pm THURSDAY 8th and 15th NOVEMBER - Time tbc   Adam’s contemporary dance classes will help you to connect your mind and body using fluid dance exercises. The aim of his sessions are to increase your strength, postural awareness as well as improving control and co-ordination through movement.  Adam's friendly and welcoming personality will ensure you  work in a relaxed and enjoyable environment in a class suitable for all levels. All ages and abilities welcome.   About Adam… Adam has worked professionally in theatre, television and film for over 20 years and continues to do so. He graduated from London Contemporary Dance School and joined Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures Dance Company back in 1999. Since then, he performed as a principle dancer and created many roles for the company for over 18 years in most of his productions. Adam can be seen dancing in many films, most recently in Mamma Mia 2 and...
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