Monday, 25 January 2021

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 ...

 

Online festival reminded us of what we were all missing

Online festival reminded us of what we were all missing

RECREATING the Henley Festival’s unique feel over the internet was always going to be tough. Famed for its high-calibre acts, off-beat ...

 

The ‘Pretend-ley’ Festival

The ‘Pretend-ley’ Festival

THOUSANDS of people logged on to watch this year’s online version of the Henley Festival. The real-world event, which would have taken ...

 

Beverley hopes digital show will be knight to remember

Beverley hopes digital show will be knight to remember

SOUL singer Beverley Knight says she grew tired of singing to herself in the kitchen as the coronavirus pandemic wiped out her ...

 

Pianist promises short and sweet performance online

Pianist promises short and sweet performance online

CLASSICAL pianist Hao Zi Yoh says that she will miss the applause of the audience most when she performs at the first ever virtual ...

 

Extra tickets for festival’s car park party

MORE tickets for Henley Festival’s new “drive-in” event have been made available. The organisers have released a few extras for all ...

 

TV comics to join the party

TV comics to join the party

THE comedians who will perform at Henley Festival’s new “drive-in” event have been revealed. They are Dane Baptiste, Hal Cruttenden, ...

 

Horrible Histories to join party

Horrible Histories to join party

A PRODUCTION of Horrible Histories — Barmy Britain is coming to Henley Festival’s Car Park Party this summer. The Birmingham Stage ...

 

Festival to hold ‘drive-in’ party this summer

Festival to hold ‘drive-in’ party this summer

HENLEY Festival is to hold a three-night “drive-in” comedy, karaoke and cinema event this summer. Car Park Party will be held on Lion ...

 

Henley Festival cancelled because of virus pandemic

Henley Festival cancelled because of virus pandemic

THIS year’s Henley Festival has been cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic. It will now run from July 7 to 11, 2021 with this ...

 

Festival selling fast after initial website glitch

Festival headliners selling fast after initial website glitch

TICKETS for this year’s Henley Festival are selling fast, say organisers. All 2,000 £65 general admission tickets for the Saturday ...

 

Disco moves add to the fun at festival launch

Disco moves add to the fun at festival launch

THE launch of the Henley Festival’s programme is always a light-hearted affair and this year’s was no exception. Invited guests and ...

 

It must be love... Madness back at festival

It must be love... Madness back at festival

MADNESS are returning to the Henley Festival this year. The “Nutty Boys”, who have had a string of hits since the Eighties, will ...

 

Festival to celebrate our military heritage

Festival to celebrate our military heritage

A CLASSICAL night celebrating Britain’s military heritage will close this year’s Henley Festival. A Classical Salute will feature the ...

 

Campaigners ask festival not to shut footpath again

Campaigners ask festival not to shut footpath again

A CAMPAIGN group has opposed an application to close part of the Thames Path for next year’s Henley Festival. The Open Spaces Society ...

 

New chief executive appointed by festival

New chief executive appointed by festival

THE Henley Festival has a new chief executive. Nick Mattingley, 49, who has worked in theatre production and operations and as an ...

 

Festival makes surplus for first time in years thanks to cuts

Festival makes surplus for first time in years thanks to cuts

THIS year’s Henley Festival made a surplus for the first time in several years. The 38th annual event, which took place last month, ...

 

Indulging at festival

TOWN councillor Will Hamilton has developed a reputation for fitness. In April, he raised £5,000 for the Chiltern Centre in Henley ...

 

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