Sunday, 12 July 2020

Our half-term activities and workshops will unleash your children’s creativity

Our half-term activities and workshops will unleash your children’s creativity

YOU’LL go wild for the half-term activities lined up at the River & Rowing Museum next week. This February half-term, the River & ...

 

Pub cuts food miles with farm link-up and vegetable, fruit and herb gardens

Pub cuts food miles with farm link-up and vegetable, fruit and herb gardens

THE Cherry Tree Inn aims to reduce carbon emissions in more ways than one, writes Amanda Stewart. Landlord Dan Redfern, who took over ...

 

Show celebrates artist’s gentle wildness

Show celebrates artist’s gentle wildness

A STUNNING new art exhibition celebrating Gertrude Hermes’s lifelong fascination with the natural world finds the perfect backdrop at ...

 

Obstacle course and festival is giving it some welly for the sixth year

Obstacle course and festival is giving it some welly for the sixth year

THE Little Welly Obstacle Course and Festival goes from strength to strength as the team prepares for its sixth year in Henley. There ...

 

16th century hawking whistle is an auction rarity

16th century hawking whistle is an auction rarity

AN extremely rare 16th century hawking whistle will be offered for sale at auction in March at Mayfair’s specialist auctioneers Dix ...

 

Artisans pop up at fire station gallery

Artisans pop up at fire station gallery

ARTISANS Handmade UK are back with another pop-up venture, this time at the Old Fire Station Gallery in Henley. Be sure to visit as ...

 

Singer’s looking to make a connection

Singer’s looking to make a connection

NEW Year’s Eve at the Cherry Tree Inn in Stoke Row proved such a great night that the popular pub is determined to keep the party ...

 

Northern Lights artist is making her UK debut

Northern Lights artist is making her UK debut

FINNISH abstract artist Marjaana Vaataja makes her UK debut at the Old Fire Station Gallery next week. Her “Lights in the Window” ...

 

Jewellery of the Swinging Sixties offers object lesson in great design

Jewellery of the Swinging Sixties offers object lesson in great design

POST-WAR Britain was a bleak place. After the Second World War had finally ended, the country’s coffers were empty and social ...

 

Psychic medium is bringing messages of comfort

Psychic medium is bringing messages of comfort

TONY Stockwell is a medium, healer and teacher from Wickford in Essex. Spontaneous and totally upfront, he hides nothing and reveals ...

 

Jewellery of the Swinging Sixties offers object lesson in great design

Jewellery of the Swinging Sixties offers object lesson in great design

POST-WAR Britain was a bleak place. After the Second World War had finally ended, the country’s coffers were empty and social ...

 

Perfect antidote to chilly winter nights

Perfect antidote to chilly winter nights

ON one of the coldest and snowiest nights of the year Kam, India and I walked through the inviting entrance of the Tandoori ...

 

Have you got a spare room to rent to a visiting actor?

Have you got a spare room to rent to a visiting actor?

THE Mill at Sonning is seeking accommodation for our visiting actors. If you live relatively close to the theatre and you have a spare ...

 

Family heirloom with ducal connections offered up its secrets bit by bit

Family heirloom with ducal connections offered up its secrets bit by bit

WHAT treasures are hiding in your attic? Mayfair auctioneers Dix Noonan Webb return for their next valuation day at Phyllis Court on ...

 

Ruby fetched a 'cracking' price at auction

Ruby fetched a 'cracking' price at auction

ASK 100 people to name their favourite gemstone and rubies would come a close second to diamonds. Diamonds may be a “girl’s best ...

 

Bringing the best of France to Henley

Bringing the best of France to Henley

CHATEAU Valende Interiors started life as a passion — a passion I have for elegant interiors and beautiful objects, writes Nichola ...

 

Over 50? Try tai chi

Over 50? Try tai chi

AS we get older the importance of maintaining ourselves ever increases. Although known as a wonderful exercise regime suitable for all ...