Saturday, 19 August 2017

Halloween and Bonfire Night: Where to go

Friday October 24

Dunsden Village Hall will host a bonfire and Halloween evening at the village hall.

As well as a professional fireworks display, there will be a bar and refreshments.

Gates open at 6pm and the display starts at 7.15pm. Parking is limited so visitors are advised to arrive early or walk to the venue. Tickets are available at www.dunsdenvillagehall.co.uk

Saturday October 25

A HALLOWEEN fireworks extravaganza will be held at the Sue Ryder hospice in Nettlebed.

The event, which is organised annually by the Rotary Club of Henley Bridge, will include a huge bonfire and a professional display.

There will be live music, food stalls selling burgers, sausages and cakes, a pig roast, bar and tombola. There will also be a fancy dress competition.

Gates open at 5pm with fireworks at 7.15pm.

The event raises money for Sue Ryder. Entry is £15 for a vehicle and all occupants, walking adults £5 and children aged five to 16 £2.

Saturday, October 25

This year’s Twyford bonfire and fireworks spectacular will take place.

Gates open at 6.30pm at King George’s Field. The fireworks and music will begin at 7.30pm. Entry is £7 for adults, £4 for youth and seniors and £1 for children.


Saturday, November 1

Olympic rower Will Satch will conduct the countdown at Henley Round Table’s 41st annual fireworks spectacular at Swiss Farm, off Marlow Road.

The event will include fairground rides, a beer tent, hog roast, mulled wine and a raffle.

Gates open at 5.30pm, the bonfire will be lit at 6.30pm and the fireworks display will begin at 7.15pm.

Entry for adults is £5 in advance (£6 on the gate) while for senior citizens and children aged five to 16 it’s £3 in advance or £4 on the gate. Under-fives accompanied by an adult enter free.

Advance tickets go on sale tomorrow (Saturday) at Romans estate agents in Hart Street and Asquiths teddy bear shop in New Street.

Saturday, November 1

Abbey Rugby Club in Emmer Green will hold a firework, light and music display. Gates open at 6pm with a bonfire at 7.15pm and fireworks at 8pm.

There will be a barbecue, bar and sweet stall.

A family ticket for one car with a maximum of six people costs £17 in advance or £20 on the gate. A single ticket is £6 in advance or £8 on the gate. They are available from the clubhouse on Saturdays from 2pm to 5pm and Sundays from 10am to 1pm.

Saturday, November 1

The annual Wargrave village fireworks display.

The display, which is run by the first Wargrave scouts group, will be held on Kings Field from 8pm after the scout group asked the permission of the parish council.

The field will also be reserved for Sunday, November 2 in case the display has to be postponed due to bad weather.

Monday, November 3

Camp Mowhawk will hold its annual bonfire and fireworks night in Highfield Lane, Crazies Hill, from 6.30pm to 9pm.

Advance tickets (including parking) only will be available to purchase at www.campmohawk.org.uk shortly.

Friday, November 7

Caversham Heath Golf Club will hold its bonfire and fireworks display.

Gates open at 6pm with a bonfire at 7pm and fireworks starting at 7.30pm. There will be an indoor viewing area and bar and refreshments will be available.

Entry is £4 per person or £12 for a family ticket but these are in advance only. More information is available at www.cavershamgolf.co.uk

Saturday, November 8

Mapledurham Golf and Country Club will hold its bonfire and fireworks event. Gates open at 4pm, with a bonfire at 6pm and fireworks at 6.30pm.

Advance tickets cost £7.50 for adults and £5 for children. A family ticket (two adults and two children over eight) costs £20 and under-eights go free. For more information call 0118 9463353.

For details of all events happening in and around Henley, please visit our What's On section.

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