Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Sculptor’s tribute to old drinking buddy Beatle

Sculptor’s tribute to old drinking buddy Beatle

SCULPTOR Clive Duncan has often featured in the pages of the Henley Standard for his artwork. Now the Shiplake artist has created a ...

 

Illustrator’s drawing lessons

Illustrator’s drawing lessons

CHILDREN’S author and illustrator Nick Sharratt is staging a Right Royal Drawalong at the Norden Farm Centre for the Arts in ...

 

House that for a show!

House that for a show!

ABOUT 6,000 people attended the third Henley House and Garden Show at the weekend. The two-day event — the first since 2016 — featured ...

 

Furniture upcycling fans learn how to turn ‘trash to treasure’

Furniture upcycling fans learn how to turn ‘trash to treasure’

DOZENS of people attended workshops about how to upcycle and repurpose old furniture. The classes, which were organised by interior ...

 

Growers delighted to decorate No 10 tree

Growers delighted to decorate No 10 tree

A CHRISTMAS tree supplier from Christmas Common helped decorate the  22ft Nordmann fir outside 10 Downing Street. Jane Ingram spent ...

 

Wreath lesson

A CHRISTMAS wreath-making workshop will be held St Mary’s Church in Wargrave on Thursday, December 6 at 2.30pm. There will be a talk ...

 

Children celebrate 20 years of museum

Children celebrate 20 years of museum

DOZENS of children took part in an activities day at the River & Rowing Museum in Henley to mark its 20th anniversary. They made hats ...

 

Lego builders

LEGO building sessions will be held at Wargrave library. The workshops, for children aged five to 10, will take place at the library ...

 

Mary pops into first homes show at Stonor Park

Mary pops into first homes show at Stonor Park

HUNDREDS of people enjoyed the sunshine at a new homes and garden show at Stonor Park. The first annual Henley Garden Show took place ...

 

Too hot for ponies but everyone else enjoys village fete

Too hot for ponies but everyone else enjoys village fete

HUNDREDS of people attended Charvil village fete on Sunday in temperatures over 30C. The annual event took place at East Park Farm ...

 

Couple who saved regatta course

Couple who saved regatta course

IT is one of the iconic landmarks on the Henley Royal Regatta course, but Temple Island could have looked very different if it wasn’t ...

 

Crying Aussie, royal newlyweds and Trump join trail

Crying Aussie, royal newlyweds and ‘Trumpty Dumpty’ join trail

THE American president, a crying Australian cricketer and a suffragette were among the characters featured in Sonning’s ninth biennial ...

 

Caitlin’s rocking all over the world

Caitlin’s rocking all over the world

SHE started by hiding them less than a mile from her home but dozens of small painted rocks made by a Henley girl have now made it to ...

 

Animals fun

A CHILDREN’S activities morning with a theme of animals will be held at Wargrave library on Monday, April 9 from 10.30am to 11.30am. ...

 

Art camps

CHRISTMAS art camps for children are to be held in Wargrave. Villager Jo Hall will host the events in Blakes Road on December 20, 21 ...

 

Craft fair's a gift for present hunters

Craft fair's a gift for present hunters

Are you looking for that special gift for a certain someone? Searching for original handcrafted presents rather than the usual ...

 

Performers needed for church's Nativity show

ACTORS are needed for this year’s Nativity performance at St Mary’s Church in Wargrave. This will take place during the Christmas Eve ...

 

Family fun for all at church's annual fair

Family fun for all at church's annual fair

ORGAN music by father and son team Brian and Graham Gegg is among the highlights of Christ Church’s annual fair tomorrow (Saturday). A ...

 

Christmas town hall fair

A CHRISTMAS fair where 20 local artisans will be selling their products will be held at Henley town hall on the evening of Wednesday, ...

 

Show organisers ask folk to save the date

Show organisers ask folk to save the date

THE organisers of this month’s Maidenhead Show are asking members of the public to “save the date” of the event — Saturday, September ...

 

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Gap Year Student Rupert House School – Henley-on-Thames Required from September 2019 Rupert House is an independent ...