Sunday, 19 August 2018

Pupils create storm at visiting Shakespeare production

Pupils create storm at visiting Shakespeare production

CHILDREN from three Henley schools took part in a performance of The Tempest by William Shakespeare. Actors from the Young Shakespeare ...

 

Gala celebration for festival’s 25th year

Gala celebration for festival’s 25th year

PAST and present stars of the Henley Youth Festival came together for a gala performance to mark 25 years since it began. The event at ...

 

Author presents prizes in creative writing competition

Author presents prizes in creative writing competition

AUTHOR Amanda Jennings judged and handed out prizes for the youth festival creative writing competition. More than 170 children ...

 

Youth Festival sees children of all ages take to the stage

Youth Festival sees children of all ages take to the stage

CHILDREN of all ages demonstrated their talents at this year’s Henley Youth Festival, writes Kate Swinburne-Johnson. At the Dance and ...

 

Camaraderie, fun and smiles despite the mud

Camaraderie, fun and smiles despite the mud

ON Saturday, March 10, the Go Kids! run, part of Henley Youth Festival, took place at Swiss Farm on Marlow Road, Henley, with races ...

 

Mothers are proud as musicians and singers perform with distinction

Mothers are proud as musicians and singers perform with distinction

ON Sunday, March 11 it was the second day of the Henley Youth Festival, which is 25 years old this year. The Junior Proms took place ...

 

Children show competitive and kind-hearted side

Children show competitive and kind-hearted side

HENLEY Youth Festival’s 25th year kicked off on Saturday morning (March 10) with an amazing turnout of 141 children at the Go Kids! ...

 

Gig Night showcases original songs (and maybe it’ll be my turn next time)

Gig Night showcases original songs (and maybe it’ll be my turn next time)

INSPIRING young performers took to the stage at Gig Night on Saturday, March 10, singing lots of their own songs and broadcasting ...

 

50 youngsters honoured in festival art and film contests

50 youngsters honoured in festival art and film contests

MORE than 50 children won prizes in the art and film competitions at this year’s Henley Youth Festival. The best of the 200 entries ...

 

Youth festival is off and running for 25th anniversary

Youth festival is off and running for 25th anniversary

MORE than 140 children took on a muddy and slippery cross-country course as this year’s 25th annual Henley Youth Festival got under ...

 

Children learn to perform in public at youth festival's junior proms

Children learn to perform in public at youth festival's junior proms

MORE than 100 children took part in the Henley Youth Festival’s annual junior proms event at Shiplake College on Sunday. There were ...

 

Teenagers serve up pop and jazz (but there's no fish and chips)

Teenagers serve up pop and jazz (but there's no fish and chips)

BUDDING musicians took part in Henley Youth Festival’s annual gig night at Lovibonds Brewery on Saturday. Nine acts, including singers,...

 

Mary Berry presents prize to schoolgirls at gala night

Mary Berry presents prize to schoolgirls at gala night

MARY BERRY presented a prize to five girls at this year’s Henley Youth Festival. She congratulated the pupils from Badgemore Primary ...

 

Art show to mark youth festival

Art show to mark youth festival

ART will be on display in businesses around town as part of the Henley Youth Festival starting next weekend, writes Phil Simms. This ...

 

'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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

Youth festival celebrating 25 years

Youth festival celebrating 25 years

ORGANISERS of the Henley Youth Festival are seeking people’s memories of the event from down the years to mark its 25th anniversary ...

 

Arts society unveils decorative banner depicting river scene that pupils helped create

Arts society unveils decorative banner depicting river scene that pupils helped create

PUPILS at Nettlebed Community School were shown the finished version of a banner they helped create. Artist Emily Cooling worked ...

 

Review: HYF Sing

Review: HYF Sing

HYF Sing Kenton Theatre Friday, March 17 THIS event put the spotlight on the singing talent of local children. A capacity audience was ...

 

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