Monday, 21 October 2019

Plane crash deaths probe

INQUESTS have opened into the deaths of an aerobatics pilot and her student, who were killed when their plane crashed near Henley. ...

 

Crowds flock to country craft show with new attractions

Crowds flock to country craft show with new attractions

ABOUT 15,000 people attended this year’s Henley Country Craft Show at Stonor Park. There were more than 150 stalls at the event, which ...

 

Aerobatics pilot and pupil killed as plane crashes

Aerobatics pilot and pupil killed as plane crashes

CAROL VODERMAN has paid tribute to an aerobatics pilot who was one of two people killed when their plane crashed near Henley. The ...

 

Craft show

HENLEY Country Craft Show is returning to Stonor Park over the bank holiday weekend. There will be more than 150 stalls selling ...

 

Country craft show returns to historic Stonor estate

Country craft show returns to historic Stonor estate

HENLEY Country Craft Show is returning to Stonor Park this August Bank Holiday weekend. Last year, more than 150 stalls were present, ...

 

Circus is in town... and it’s spreading the love

Circus is in town... and it’s spreading the love

HUGH Grant called it “the most fun you can have in a tent” and celebrity fans include the likes of Jennifer Saunders, Adrian Edmondson,...

 

Just like ye days (and knights) of olde at Stonor Park jousting tournament

Just like ye days (and knights) of olde at Stonor Park jousting tournament

KNIGHTS on horseback battled it out as the Stonor Park estate hosted its first ever jousting tournament. About 3,000 visitors attended ...

 

Stonor ’s knight is doing battle for the blue team

Stonor ’s knight is doing battle for the blue team

STONOR Park will itself be represented when it hosts its first ever jousting tournament tomorrow and Sunday (June 29 and 30). In a nod ...

 

Typical Frenchman

SO do the English think that all French people look and sound alike? That seemed to be the view of celebrity chef Jean-Christophe ...

 

Ancient sport’s joust the job for a day out

Ancient sport’s joust the job for a day out

IT’S a sport that calls to mind King Arthur and his legendary Knights of the Round Table. But in the real world of medieval kings and ...

 

Second helping of food festival

Second helping of food festival

THE second annual Stonor Food Festival proved even more popular than the first. Thousands of people attended the event on the Stonor ...

 

Food festival offers feast of family fun

Food festival offers feast of family fun

FOLLOWING a successful first year, the Stonor Food Festival returns tomorrow (Saturday) and Sunday. With 60 artisan food and drink ...

 

Award-winning chefs at second Stonor Food Festival

Award-winning chefs at second Stonor Food Festival

THE second annual Stonor Food Festival has been officially launched. Chefs and other guests who will be appearing at the event on June ...

 

Bags dumped

BAGS of rubbish were fly-tipped in fields between Stonor and Middle Assendon and in a lane near Russell’s Water in the last three ...

 

MP joins debate

MP joins debate

CONSERVATIVE MP Tom Tugendhat spoke at a debate held at Stonor House. He spoke to Alice Thomson, a journalist with the Times, in front ...

 

Tree planted to mark 250 years of the circus

Tree planted to mark 250 years of the circus

A TREE was planted at Stonor Park to mark the 250th anniversary of the circus last year. The black poplar was provided by Giffords ...

 

Stonor Park plans to offer glamping in ‘shepherd huts’

Stonor Park plans to offer glamping in ‘shepherd huts’

THE owner of Stonor Park wants to start a glamping business in the grounds of the historic country estate, writes David White. The ...

 

We’ll stick to licence, says estate

THE owner of Stonor Park says the estate’s new licence to run events will make it more accountable. The Hon William Stonor was ...

 

Estate events will disturb our peace, say residents

Estate events will disturb our peace, say residents

RESIDENTS are concerned their rural peace will be shattered by more commercial events being held at Stonor Park. The estate, which is ...

 

Antique fair

THE Great Antique and Vintage Car Boot Fair will take place at Stonor Park next Sunday (September 16). Hundreds of sellers will be at ...

 

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