Saturday, 15 August 2020

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

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 ...

 

You could 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 ...

 

Oceans of children to take part in 27th youth festival

Oceans of children to take part in 27th youth festival

THIS year’s Henley Youth Festival has been officially launched. The 27th annual event will take place at various venues from March 7 ...

 

Your child’s chance to be Henley Standard's young reporter at festival

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

 

Youth festival calls for volunteers

Youth festival calls for volunteers

THIS year’s Henley Youth Festival could be the last unless new people can be found to help run it. Jo Dickson and Kate Swinburne, who ...

 

Become our young reporter for festival

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

 

‘Oceans’ to be theme of 2020 youth festival

‘Oceans’ to be theme of 2020 youth festival

OCEANS will be the theme of next year’s Henley Youth Festival. The choice was inspired by David Attenborough’s Blue Planet television ...