Welcome to Henley-on-Thames
As a Henley family of 8 generations we provide a unique view on Henley. We share old photos/postcards and more recent photos, provide local weather information, and blog to the world about Henley. If you're not sure where to start you can choose from our short list below or just dive in and go somewhere random. If you have a Henley event to promote, a Henley business to advertise or wish to contribute to our website then why not contact us with your information, suggestions or thoughts.
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Wednesday: With some very warm air on the near Continent the threat of some very heavy showers or thunderstorm is a distinct possability.
Altough thunderstorm seem to be quite rare these days this could as good a chance as any.
Of course humid if the sun comes out could see 24c.
pressure still low at 1012mm
Did You Know?
In the 1900s Henley used to draw water from a well in Dean Field Valley. This went down 244 feet and pumped water up to a reservoir in Badgemore that held enough water for 2-3 days.
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Henley is a market town in Oxfordshire, England. It can be found in the beautiful Thames Valley region along one of the most scenic stretches of the River Thames. The town is picturesque and relaxing with plenty to see and do.
Henley Bridge sits proudly on the river and joins the town to the village of Remenham where the famous Henley Royal Regatta is held. Henley Royal Regatta lasts for four days in late June / early July and truly brings the town to life. The Regatta culminates with a fireworks finale to send the town partying into the Henley Festival a week later.
A visit to Henley is good at any time of the year. Tourism is a very important to the Henley area and you can be assured of a friendly welcome from the local residents. Henley is home to a number of small curiosity and antique shops that are sure to spark your interest. The award winning River and Rowing Museum is an extremely popular attraction.
Key landmarks in Henley include Saint Mary's Church which sits magnificently opposite Henley Bridge. If you're looking for somewhere to eat then you can't go wrong in Henley. The bustling town centre is overflowing with good restaurants.
Please take some time to explore our website and take a "virtual tour" of Henley. If there's an area of the town or surrounding area that you'd like to see us feature please contact us.