Tuesday, 11 August 2020

Ahmad half-century steers his side home

STONOR hosted GREYS GREEN for first game of the season. Tight bowling from Greys Green and early season bounce from the pitch created ...

 

Cars return

THE monthly Stonor Breakfast Club will resume on Sunday at Stonor Park. Supercars, sports cars and GTs, classic and modern are welcome....

 

How to re-roof a 12th century mansion... and it’s not cheap

How to re-roof a 12th century mansion... and it’s not cheap

A NEW roof is being fitted to the main house at Stonor Park. The Hon William Stonor, whose family has owned the Grade I listed ...

 

Blumfield second to GB fencer

Blumfield second to GB fencer

A BOY from Stonor won a silver medal at the British fencing southern regional qualifying competition on Sunday. Harrison Blumfield, 14,...

 

Return of supercars

Return of supercars

AN exhibition of classic cars and supercars is returning to Stonor Park on May 17. More than 100 types of cars will be on show at the ...

 

Antiques Roadshow to be filmed at Stonor

Antiques Roadshow to be filmed at Stonor

THE Antiques Roadshow will be filmed at the Stonor Park estate this summer. Presenter Fiona Bruce, who announced the news on the BBC’s ...

 

‘Snowy’ Stonor stars in TV drama

‘Snowy’ Stonor stars in TV drama

A COUNTRY estate near Henley is to feature in the BBC’s forthcoming dramatisation of A Christmas Carol. Scenes in the adaptation of ...

 

Stonor Park decorated specially for Christmas visitors

Stonor Park decorated specially for Christmas visitors

THE main house at Stonor Park has opened to the public during the run-up to Christmas. The property has been decorated with hundreds ...

 

Mummy scares off opposition in scarecrow competition

Mummy scares off opposition in scarecrow competition

CHILDREN got into the Halloween spirit by delivering scarecrows to Stonor Park. They were invited to enter a competition to create the ...

 

Car checked

A CAR was stopped and checked by police after it was seen being driven suspiciously on the Stonor Park estate. Officers were told that ...

 

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 ...

 

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. ...

 

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 ...

 

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