Tuesday, 12 November 2019

TV chef talks about unhappy childhood

TV chef talks about unhappy childhood

TV baker Nadiya Hussain has talked about her unhappy childhood while promoting her new autobiography. The chef and author was in ...

 

Passion for colours was plain to see

Joa Studholme Festival Hub IF your walls are covered in Mizzle, Mole’s Breath or Down Pipe then you’re displaying Joa Studholme’s work ...

 

Being real about life’s choices

Being real about life’s choices

Mental Health Mates Henley town hall THIS was a space for the panel and the audience to connect to their own mental health experience ...

 

Newsman files from the country

John Craven Phyllis Court Club VETERAN broadcaster John Craven received an enthusiastic welcome from a keen audience at Phyllis Court. ...

 

Shedding light on sunlight

Steve Jones Henley town hall THE premise of this fast-paced and illuminating talk was that the sun can support and heal us. Counter to ...

 

Comedian has walked the walk

Comedian has walked the walk

Dom Joly Phyllis Court Club THE early noughties were defined by some of the greatest television comedy shows of all time, not the ...

 

Poirot star maintains his focus

Poirot star maintains his focus

David Suchet Phyllis Court Club A RAPTUROUS reception greeted acclaimed actor David Suchet as he arrived to discuss his recently ...

 

Every body has a story to tell

Dr Richard Shepherd Christ Church DEATH, the unavoidable, inevitable end — and the catalyst for a sell-out event to see Dr Richard ...

 

Greek sun shone on a rainy day

Greek sun shone on a rainy day

Victoria Hislop Phyllis Court Club ON a drab, wet day, Victoria Hislop took us all to the sunny Mediterranean as she discussed her ...

 

Henley Literary Festival: Book Group Monday, Festival Hub

Book Group Monday Festival Hub THIS year I bought 10 tickets for my book group to attend “Book Group Monday” at the Henley Literary ...

 

Shedding tears for the Iron Lady

Shedding tears for the Iron Lady

Caroline Slocock Phyllis Court Club “I RESPECTED her [Mrs Thatcher], I learned from her but no, I didn’t like her,” said Caroline ...

 

Comedian’s funniest stories

Comedian’s funniest stories

Paul Merton Phyllis Court Club HAVING been a lifelong fan of Have I Got News for You, I have often wondered what the appeal of Paul ...

 

Henley Literary Festival: Anna Pasternak, Phyllis Court

Anna Pasternak Phyllis Court Club A BUSTLING room greeted Anna Pasternak at Phyllis Court last Saturday for what was one of the most ...

 

Henley Literary Festival: Matt Coyne and The Unmumsy Mum, Festival Hub

Henley Literary Festival: Matt Coyne and The Unmumsy Mum, Festival Hub

Matt Coyne and The Unmumsy Mum, Festival Hub Despite it being an incredibly wet Saturday evening, the rain beating on the roof of the ...

 

Henley Literary Festival: Tim Rice, Phyllis Court Club

Henley Literary Festival: Tim Rice, Phyllis Court Club

Tim Rice Phyllis Court Club IN and around the bar at Phyllis Court there was a lot of excitement and anticipation from patrons waiting ...

 

Batsman is a genuine all-rounder

Batsman is a genuine all-rounder

Jojo Moyes and David Nicholls, Phyllis Court Club THIS might have been one of the last events of the 2019 literary festival, but it ...

 

How not to fall into the ‘intelligence trap’

David Robson, Festival Hub AS a journalist with an interest in science, David Robson had worked for many of the quality broadsheets in ...

 

Batsman is a genuine all-rounder

Batsman is a genuine all-rounder

Sir Alistair Cook Phyllis Court Club ANOTHER capacity Henley Literary Festival audience welcomed Alistair Cook to Phyllis Court Club ...

 

Inside the London Library

Inside the London Library

The London Library: A Treasure Trove, Christ Church THIS panel discussion, chaired by Giles Milton, was packed with fascinating facts ...

 

Blame it on Bognor Regis

Blame it on Bognor Regis

Victoria Hislop Phyllis Court Club HENLEY LIFE journalist Cindy Burrowes started by asking Victoria about her connection with Greece, ...

 

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MINIBUS DRIVERS (Term time only) The Oratory School is looking for motivated and friendly Minibus Drivers to work as ...