Monday, 24 September 2018

Pub festival is a success despite rain

Pub festival is a success despite rain

HUNDREDS of people attended the third annual Hornsfest beer festival in Crazies Hill. The event was held at the Horns pub and landlady ...

 

Best pub on ale trail

Best pub on ale trail

THE Flower Pot in Aston has been named the best pub on an ale trail. It won the outstanding ale trail pub at the Reading and ...

 

Butcher celebrates half a century of chopping meat

Butcher celebrates half a century of chopping meat

A MAN who helped transform a Henley butchers shop is celebrating half a century in the trade. Terry Colby became a butcher in 1968 ...

 

Brakspear nominated for awards

Brakspear nominated for awards

HENLEY pub operator and brewer Brakspear is in line for two beer awards. The company has been nominated in the Beer & Cider Marketing ...

 

Chefs on TV show

A CHEF from Shiplake will appear on the Great British Menu next week. Ryan Simpson-Trotman, chef-proprietor of Orwells restaurant in ...

 

Pizza chef delivers with oven on board old barge

Pizza chef delivers with oven on board old barge

A MAN who built his own pizza oven on a barge so he could start a takeaway business says it has been a great success. Justin Whelan ...

 

Dog owner opens raw food shop after online success

Dog owner opens raw food shop after online success

A WOMAN who started making dog food for family and friends has now opened a shop to sell it. Nikki Thatcher, 38, started Henley Raw ...

 

Best craft showcase

MORE than 150 stalls showcasing the best of handmade crafts will be at the Henley Country Craft Show at Stonor Park. Visitors will be ...

 

Bands have rock ’n’ ale festival covered

CAVERSHAM’S popular Rock ’n’ Ale festival returns for its sixth year tomorrow night (Saturday) with music from three top covers bands ...

 

There’s at least 1,001 reasons why the Trad floats my boat

There’s at least 1,001 reasons why the Trad floats my boat

THEY’LL get through eight tonnes of coronation chicken at Wimbledon. Not to mention sandwiches and salads, poached chicken, mayonnaise,...

 

Festival restaurant with good in-tent

Festival restaurant with good in-tent

AMID the glitz and glamour of the Henley Festival, the plight of the homeless can seem a long way away. But chef Paul Clerehugh is ...

 

Aw, shucks! Grace Jones will sample my oysters at festival

Aw, shucks! Grace Jones will sample my oysters at festival

I HAVE to give Grace Jones my oyster knife — apparently she always shucks her own oysters, writes Paul Clerehugh. Grace enjoys two ...

 

Summer party

A SUMMER barbecue will be held at Crazies Hill village hall tomorrow (Saturday) from 5.30pm. Wine and beer will be served at the event,...

 

Supermarket cracks down on plastic cups

CUSTOMERS at the Waitrose store in Henley must bring their own cups in order to claim a free tea or coffee. The supermarket chain has ...

 

My beautiful new home town

My beautiful new home town

MARY BERRY says she chose to move to Henley because of its beauty and suitability for walking. The television presenter and cook and ...

 

Award for new soft cheese

A CHEESE made in Nettlebed has won a national award just two years after it was invented. Bix cheese, which is made by the Nettlebed ...

 

Landlords to swap two pubs for one

THE landlords of a pub in Henley town centre are leaving after seven years. Mark and Sandra Duggan have decided not to renew their ...

 

Food swap

THE next Apples for Eggs food swap event will take place at T S Guardian, off Wargrave Road, Henley, on June 16 from 11am to noon. ...

 

Break out the choc ices! We’re creating a theatre to host Willy

Break out the choc ices! We’re creating a theatre to host Willy

THE enigma that is Wild Willy Barrett first came to prominence on the folk guitar circuit with Ralph McTell, Donovan and Cat Stevens, ...

 

Pensioners treated to tea party courtesy of late mayor

Pensioners treated to tea party courtesy of late mayor

DOZENS of elderly residents of Henley enjoyed live music and dancing at a tea party in memory of former mayor Tony Lane. The Henley ...

 

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