Sunday, 26 September 2021

Fancy reviewing for us?

Fancy reviewing for us?

THIS year’s Henley Literary Festival is running from October 2 to 10. As in previous years, the Henley Standard aims to provide ...

 

Talks online ahead of literary festival

Talks online ahead of literary festival

THE organisers of the Henley Literary Festival are laying on a series of online-only talks in the run-up to this year’s event, which ...

 

The post-lockdown literary festival

The post-lockdown literary festival

THE director of the Henley Literary Festival is ready to cope with almost all eventualities caused by the cornavirus pandemic at this ...

 

Bestsellers on festival schools programme

Bestsellers on festival schools programme

THE line-up for this year’s Henley Literary Festival schools programme has been announced. It will run from October 4 to 8 and feature ...

 

Literary festival partially online

Literary festival partially online

THIS year’s Henley Literary Festival will take place both in person and online. It will run from October 2 to 10 at venues across the ...

 

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 ...

 

Chat show host tops bill of first digital literary festival

Chat show host tops bill of first digital literary festival

TV presenter Graham Norton will top the bill when the Henley Literary Festival returns next month for its first ever digital edition. ...

 

TV presenter tops bill of online literary festival

TV presenter tops bill of online literary festival

TV presenter Graham Norton will top the bill when the Henley Literary Festival returns next month for its first ever digital edition. ...

 

Literary festival hit by virus restrictions

Literary festival hit by virus restrictions

THIS year’s Henley Literary Festival will be “significantly” smaller and will be held mainly online, say the organisers. Despite more ...

 

Hot tickets

MORE than 1,200 tickets have been sold for the Henley Literary Festival’s schools events. Four events have already sold out but ...

 

Bestselling novelists announced for festival

Bestselling novelists announced as first festival speakers

NOVELISTS  Lynda La Plante and Joanna Trollope are among the first names to be announced for this year’s Henley Literary Festival. The ...

 

Bestseller at festival

NOVELIST and screenwriter Anthony Horowitz is the first author to be confirmed to appear at this year’s Henley Literary Festival. He ...

 

Test Match Special star was hit for six — by a bus

Test Match Special star was hit for six — by a bus

Henry Blowers | Phyllis Court Club | Sunday, November 24 TANGENTS can be frustrating, but when Henry Blofeld starts talking, you hang ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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. ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...