Charities, Events

Thank you Henley!

November 8, 2016
Bishopswood minibus

We couldn’t have done it without you.

Read our letter to the editor:

Sir, – Henley Round Table would like to extend our heartfelt appreciation to all those who supported this year’s Fireworks display at Swiss Farm.

We were keen to make amends for the disappointment of last year and are delighted that record numbers were able to enjoy the excellent display on Saturday. Thanks to the generosity of the people of Henley we collected over £6,800 in donations for our nominated charity, Bishopswood Special School.

This was truly a community effort and we’d like to thank in particular: our sponsor Wilkins for sticking by us, all of the volunteers who gave up their free time to help organise the event, Southern Plant for supplying equipment, the Borlase family for use of the field, Lovibonds and Rebellion for supplying fine beer, Henley Rotary Club, Henley Rugby Club, and Rupert House School.

A special mention is due for the fireworks company, Skyburst, who have worked hard to make up for last year by doubling the size of the display at their cost, making it possible for us to waive the entrance fee, and for providing a spectacular display. Well done!

Thank you Henley.  If you would like to be part of Henley Round Table contact

Thank you to Simon Vail of Cromwell Road who sent in this great photo of the view from Sham Hill:

Photo by Simon Vail

Photo by Simon Vail

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