Saturday, 17 April 2021

Two-day online festival to support NHS and charity

Two-day online festival to support NHS and charity

RESIDENTS in Henley and the surrounding area have been invited to take part in an online festival. Henley Lockdown Fest will be held on the weekend of May 2 and 3 to raise money for the NHS and Riverside Counselling Service. It will be hosted...

Youth festival appeals for more volunteers

Youth festival appeals for more volunteers

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help run next year’s Henley Youth Festival. This year’s event should have taken place last month but was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Now organisers are planning next year’s fortnight of children’s art, music,...

Summer “fling” line-up announced 

Summer “fling” line-up announced 

THE line-up for Henley Festival’s Summer Fling has been announced. The one-off pop-up “party” will be staged at Butler’s Field in Remenham from Thursday to Saturday, July 8 to 10 and feature celebrity DJ sets. Thursday’s acts are Maroon Town, a...
Thames Traditional Boat Festival might not take place

Thames Traditional Boat Festival might not take place

WILL the “Trad” be held this summer? While the little group of volunteers who run the Thames Traditional Boat Festival are all more than eager to set this year’s ball rolling, we have had to await not just the Government’s covid rule relaxation but...

Festival moved to September

Festival moved to September

THIS year’s Henley Festival has been postponed until September. New chief executive Jo Bausor has decided to shift the dates of the ...

Rewind producer: We were never going to give you up

Rewind producer: We were never going to give you up

REWIND organisers are promising a party like no other when the Eighties pop festival returns to Temple Island Meadows this August. ...

Regatta still on (probably)

Regatta still on (probably)

HENLEY Royal Regatta is still set to go ahead this summer... at least for now. Organisers have decided to postpone the event to ...

Henley Festival organisers want to go ahead this summer

Henley Festival organisers want to go ahead this summer

ORGANISERS of the Henley Festival say they are working “tirelessly” to stage the event this summer. The pledge comes in light of ...

Festival will happen, says chief executive

Festival will happen, says chief executive

HENLEY Festival will take place this year, says its new chief executive. Jo Bausor said she and her team were working hard on staging ...

Festival names new chief

Festival names new chief

THE acting chief executive of the Henley Festival has been given the job full-time. Jo Bausor, who was the festival’s head of ...

Festival moves base across the river to be nearer event site

Festival moves base across the river to be nearer event site

HENLEY Festival is moving its headquarters to Leander Club. The festival, which has been based at the River & Rowing Museum in Mill ...

Music weekend raises £8,750 for festival

Music weekend raises £8,750 for festival

A CHEQUE for £8,750 has been presented to the Henley Festival by the organisers of a music event. Brand Events, which produced the Pub ...

Mothers in the rush hour of their lives had plenty to share

Mothers in the rush hour of their lives had plenty to share

Giovanna Fletcher | Henley Literary Festival | Friday, October 2 ON Friday night it was a pleasure to finally listen to Giovanna ...

Authors are zooming in on new literary frontier

Authors are zooming in on new literary frontier

STARS of TV, radio, podcasting and journalism are among the authors lighting up this year’s Henley Literary Festival. With the ...

John Grisham joins Literary Festival line-up

John Grisham joins Literary Festival line-up

JOHN GRISHAM, who has sold more than 200 million books, has joined this year’s Henley Literary Festival line-up. In what is so far the ...

Henley Living Advent Calendar 2020 cancelled

Henley Living Advent Calendar 2020 cancelled

THIS year’s Henley Living Advent Calendar has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Organisers say they have made the ...

More News:

Bags delivered

MORE than half of all households in Wokingham borough have received their annual supply of waste bags. These include new waterproof recycling bags, 80 blue general waste bags and ... [more]

 

Dog walkers ignore signs

RESIDENTS of Wargrave have been reminded not to walk their dogs on the recreation ground. The parish council recently installed new red and white signs at the entrance stating the ... [more]

 

POLL: Have your say

Looking for a job?

FULL-TIME

Location HENLEY ON THAMES

Full-time Secretary Villars Hayward LLP, Chartered Accountants and Chartered Tax Advisers, are looking for a full-time ...

 

Visitors Operations Manager

Location Henley on Thames

Head of Facilities & Commercial Are you a skilled and successful Buildings Manager with at least 5 years’ operational ...

 

SUMMER PARK ASSISTANT

Location Henley on Thames

Summer Parks Assistant June to September 2021 Full-time Mondays to Fridays £18,795pa pro rata Visit www....