Monday, 29 November 2021

Youth festival to cut number of workshops due to covid

Youth festival to cut number of workshops due to covid

FEWER children’s workshops than normal will be held during next year’s Henley Youth Festival.   This is down to some schools being ...

 

Girl wins youth festival logo contest

Girl wins youth festival logo contest

A GIRL has won a competition to design a logo for next year’s Henley Youth Festival after entering just for fun. Lois Reskalla, eight, ...

 

Come and join fun of youth festival

Come and join fun of youth festival

NEW trustees and volunteers of the Henley Youth Festival have urged more people to get involved in next year’s event. Each year, ...

 

Little drummer girl takes over youth festival chair

Little drummer girl takes over youth festival chair

THE new chairwoman of the Henley Youth Festival says she wants children to have a greater say in how the event is run. Laura Matthews ...

 

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 ...

 

Out of sight but not out of mind: Henley Youth Festival will return

Out of sight but not out of mind: Henley Youth Festival will return

JO DICKSON lives in Greys Hill, Henley, with her husband Tim and two teenage daughters. She is a former co-chair of the Henley Youth ...

 

Fun atmosphere and great music rocks the Kenton — Unplugged by Faye Popham

Fun atmosphere and great music rocks the Kenton — Unplugged by Faye Popham

ON Friday, March 13 at the Kenton Theatre, home to many Henley Youth Festival performances in previous years, was the first ever ...

 

Henley loves to Dance — by Martha Hart

Henley loves to Dance — by Martha Hart

FLIPS, tricks, moves and grooves, the HYF Dance afternoon really had it all. All 23 performers had their own unique acts ready for the ...

 

Teenage talent — Gig Night by Abigail Hooper

Teenage talent — Gig Night by Abigail Hooper

EVERYONE was chatting about Gig Night, the other Saturday night. As soon as you entered the room, you could feel the tension, the ...

 

Great show with promising talents — by Morgen Azzari Wynn-Jones

Great show with promising talents — by Morgen Azzari Wynn-Jones

THE HYF Variety show was a great place for the performers to show off their skills, from violin playing to singing. There were 16 ...

 

Night of infectious energy — Gig Night by Isabelle Legtmann

Night of infectious energy — Gig Night by Isabelle Legtmann

ON Saturday, March 7, multiple bands and soloists made up of young, ambitious musicians gathered at Magoos bar in Hart Street for ...

 

Runners make waves at Henley Youth Festival Run — by Alice McNeill

Runners make waves at Henley Youth Festival Run — by Alice McNeill

ENTHUSIASTIC young athletes ran extremely well at the Henley Youth Festival Run on Saturday, March 14. The event took place at Henley ...

 

Star performers at the festival Variety show — by Scarlett Hyde

Star performers at the festival Variety show — by Scarlett Hyde

AS you probably know, the Henley Youth Festival team have been working their magic organising lots of amazing events. A particularly ...

 

‘Dance makes us feel connected’: Friendships blossom as young performers take to the stage — by Rosie Weatherston

‘Dance makes us feel connected’: Friendships blossom as young performers take to the stage — by Rosie Weatherston

MORE than 70 children performed at this year’s Dance event of the Henley Youth Festival. Held at the Kenton Theatre, the audience ...

 

Award for ‘inspirational’ singer

Award for ‘inspirational’ singer

THE recipient of this year’s Elizabeth Griffin Award was Ellie Vockins. Fi Harding, of the Henley Youth Choir, said the 17-year-old w ...

 

David elbows virus

David elbows virus

DEPUTY Mayor David Eggleton made sure he only touched elbows when presenting certificates to the winners and runners-up at the Henley ...

 

Youth Festival artists’ work going on show at museum this weekend

Youth Festival artists’ work going on show at museum this weekend

CHILDREN will have their artwork on display at the River and Rowing Museum as part of this year’s Henley Youth Festival. Schools, art ...

 

Junior Proms still going after 27 years

Junior Proms still going after 27 years

ABOUT 90 primary school children performed at Rupert House School as part of Henley Youth Festival’s junior proms on Sunday. The day ...

 

Aspiring rock stars get youth festival off to good start

Aspiring rock stars get youth festival off to good start

YOUNG musicians entertained their families and friends at the first event of this year’s Henley Youth Festival. More than 20 children ...

 

Apply to be our young reporter

THE Henley Standard and the Henley Youth Festival have teamed up again to invite young writers and aspiring journalists to enter the ...

 

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