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Royal visit to Raymond’s garden

November 27, 2014

THAME Food Festival Patron, Raymond Blanc OBE, welcomed a royal guest to his prestigious hotel, restaurant and garden last Friday (Nov 21). HRH The …

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Shopping collection point for Thame Christmas customers

November 26, 2014

EXCITEMENT is growing for Thame’s Small Business Saturday event, planned for December 6, in the town centre, and the organisers have come up with …


Thame man jailed for village store raid

November 25, 2014

A Thame man, who terrified staff members before attempting to rob a convenience store, has been jailed.
Lewis Bradbrook-Taylor, 22, off Putman Close, Thame, was …

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Emergency calls warning as NHS staff go on strike

November 24, 2014

AMBULANCES workers will be on strike today for four hours, from 7am to 11 am, and are asking people to think twice before calling …

WARNING after work tools thefts

November 21, 2014

THE POLICE have issued a warning after several incidents recently in the South Oxfordshire and Vale areas, of work tools being stolen from vehicles …

Sam Juthani, Labour Candidate for the Henley Constituency

Thame’s prospective Labour candidate speaks out on The Elms

November 19, 2014

WE want to liven things up on Thame.Net and SAM JUTHANI, the Labour Party Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for Thame, is the first of our guest …

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Entertainment & Leisure

World renowned Cartoonist to Open Rotary’s Thame Art Show

November 25, 2014

ROBERT Duncan, cartoonist, play wright and father of Thame’s popular ‘foodie’, Lotte Duncan, will be opening the third Thame Art Show, which will take …

Sycamore seeds warning to horse owners

November 21, 2014

AS autumn comes to the British Isles, bringing with it some wet and windy weather, it seems our horses are once again facing huge …

Seasonal fun at Thomley Activity Centre

November 20, 2014

THOMLEY Hall is a unique recreational and educational facility for disabled children and teenagers, their families, friends, schools and groups, in Worminghall, near Thame, … gets ‘crafty’

November 19, 2014

THAME.NET was recently invited to sample a course at Ardington School of Crafts, so we sent our ‘crafty’ friend, Susan Koffler along to join …

Bumper prizes for Carnival theme competition

November 18, 2014

SUGGESTIONS for the theme for this year’s Thame Carnival are coming thick and fast, and promise to create quite a challenge for the event …

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Business News

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What do Thame businesses think of Tesco plan?

November 26, 2014

MOST businesses in Thame are probably aware by now of the planning application that Tesco is intending to submit in January 2015, for a …

Thame butchers strike gold

November 18, 2014

A top-notch ‘Q Guild’ butcher from Thame has struck gold in the prestigious Smithfield Awards.
M Newitt & Sons, of High Street, Thame, won four …

Small firms spinning over music rights says FSB

November 14, 2014

THE Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) is critical of the progress made by copyright collecting societies and wants to see a more transparent service …

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Sports News

Latest match news from Thame Hockey Club

November 26, 2014

LATEST match reports from Thame’s thriving hockey club which aims to run a number of competitive, but fun hockey teams in local leagues, and …

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Steak and Racketball at Racquets, Thame

November 26, 2014

LAST Friday evening, November 21,  local players at Racquets Fitness Centre, competed in a Racketball doubles tournament at the club.
Over a steak and a drink …


Chinnor ‘snatch’ victory from Taunton

November 25, 2014

IN a dramatic, last ten minutes on Saturday (Nov 22), Chinnor snatched victory from Taunton by 30-26.
Taunton fared the better in the first half …

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Travel news

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A329 Road closure for repairs

September 15, 2014

THE A329 road is currently closed for repairs between  the M40 Junction seven,  and Thame Road, Great Milton. The road is expected to re-open …

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Burglary, Thame

November 26, 2014

THAMES Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following a burglary in Thame.
At approximately 6.15pm on Tuesday (25/11), offender(s) gained entry to a property in …

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