Sunday, 25 February 2018

Chic and Rita are hot tickets for festival

Chic and Rita are hot tickets for festival

TICKETS to see Nile Rodgers and Chic at this year’s Henley Festival have sold out in a fortnight. The award-winning American musician and producer will headline on third night of the 36th annual festival, which will take place from Wednesday to...
Gloves are coming off for comic's festival gig

Gloves are coming off for comic's festival gig

HAVE you ever wished you’d told that awful boss where to stick that lousy job? Dumped an ex before they dumped you? Not backed down when that swine nicked your parking space? Life is full of arguments we wish we’d had, or wish we’d won — but it’s also...
'Celebration' is theme of 25th youth festival

'Celebration' is theme of 25th youth festival

THE theme of this year’s Henley Youth Festival will be “Celebration” to mark its 25th anniversary. About 40 people attended a launch night at the d:two centre in Upper Market Place for school representatives and parents to hear about this year’s...
PR executive wins festival tickets quiz

PR executive wins festival tickets quiz

THE organisers of the Henley Festival have named the winner of its ticket competition. Carrie Mathieson, an account executive for public relations firm Sine Qua Non in Station Road, Henley, correctly guessed three of the five performers. She beat...
'Something for everyone'

'Something for everyone'

NILE RODGERS and Chic are to perform on the Friday night of this year’s Henley Festival. The award-winning American musician and producer is among the nightly headliners at the five-day festival along with Rita Ora, Grace Jones and Curtis Stigers....

And it's all for charity...

THE Henley Festival has two charity partners his year, the Charlie Waller Memorial Trust and the Teenage Wilderness Trust. The former ...

Youth festival launch year of celebration

Youth festival launch year of celebration

ABOUT 40 people attended the launch of the 25th Henley Youth Festival. The launch night at the d:two centre last night (Wednesday) was ...

Big names at birthday bash

Big names at birthday bash

ORGANISERS of the 10th annual Rewind festival in Henley have announced the biggest line-up to date. Kool and the Gang, Billy Ocean, ...

Nile Rodgers and Rita Ora to headline festival

Nile Rodgers and Rita Ora to headline festival

DISCO legend Nile Rodgers and his band Chic have been named as one of the headliners for the 36th Henley Festival. Pop superstar Rita ...

Festival's guessing game nearly over

THE line-up for this year’s Henley Festival will be revealed next week but this hasn’t stopped people having fun guessing who the ...

Many happy returns: performers come back for 25th youth festival

PAST performers will be back at this year’s Henley Youth Festival to help celebrate its 25th anniversary. They will take to the stage ...

Guess the festival act

Guess the festival act

THE Henley Festival is running its guess the artist competition again. Organisers will be putting a clue on its social media channels ...

Festival partners with two charities

THE Henley Festival has two new charitable partners. It will donate at least £10,000 to both the Teenage Wilderness Trust and the ...

Living Advent Calendar Day 23: Pure Fluke

Living Advent Calendar Day 23: Pure Fluke

Pure Fluke

A UKULELE band performed on a stage in Falaise Square on day 23 of the Henley Living Advent Calendar.   Pure Fluke entertained a crowd ...

Campaigners and festival row again over path closure

Campaigners and festival row again over path closure

CAMPAIGNERS are protesting at the closure of a section of the Thames Path during next year’s Henley Festival. Every year since 1998 ...

EXCLUSIVE: Festival brings back classics

EXCLUSIVE: Festival brings back classics

CLASSICAL music will return at next year’s Henley Festival with a “world-leading” act performing on the final night. The traditional ...

Boat festival rebranded for 2018

Traditional Boat Festival rebranded as the Trad

THE Thames Traditional Boat Festival has been rebranded. The event, which is held at Fawley Meadows in Henley every summer, has a new ...

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Huge house fire tackled in Goring

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On Your Bike back for 12th year

On Your Bike back for 12th year

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