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Cruising the Thames at Henley

How can you best see the Thames at Henley? Well take a cruise with one of the best known boating companies in this area – Hobbs of Henley! 105 more words


Villa Marina, Henley

Long before George Clooney and his tuxedo wafted into Berkshire the original famous George – Cole, of course – was ensconced in Stoke Row, enjoying his twilight years in a lovely almost-in-Berkshire village with its very own Michelin recommended pub, the Crooked Billet (itself famous for catering the first of Kate Winslet’s weddings). 1,859 more words


June 2014 - Henley Women’s Regatta - 1x

With my first set of Cambridge exams all wrapped up by mid June I was ready for the Summer Regatta Season to start in earnest and the first event in my calendar was Henley Women’s where I would compete in my single scull. 414 more words


The intrepid trip from the Wey to Henley on Thames

Day 1 Monday 20th July 2015

Kingfisher count: 2 Weather: Light rain which miraculously stops as we set off and occasional gusty wind

10.30am All equipment safely stowed away (or not as it turns out), kingfisher does a fly past to send us on our way and our first intrepid trip from the Wey to the Thames begins. 6,184 more words

Wey Navigation

Lazy Days

Not just my favourite thing in the whole wide world but Lazy Days is also the name of a boat.

A very special boat in fact. 1,129 more words

Flawed at Fawley

On Thursday 2 July I decided to take a stroll on the Buckinghamshire side of the River Thames on Fawley footpath 12.  It runs from Henley along the west bank of the river, across a stream on a footbridge, and a meadow with a fine view of the magnificent seventeenth-century Fawley Court (which, with its 27 acres of grounds, is valued at £22 million).   1,080 more words


Tall Housewife of Buckinghamshire

During our two weeks here in the UK, we are staying at a friend’s place; it’s a perfect opportunity for us to spend at bit more time in the Hobbit’s UK hometown in Buckinghamshire (which is not the place on the picture on the left by the way). 379 more words