Monday, 18 November 2019

Master chef has big laughs on the menu

Master chef has big laughs on the menu

A STAND-UP comedian who cooks gourmet food live on stage is rustling up some tasty treats for his upcoming show at Norden Farm in ...

 

Get ready for gunpowder, treason, and Pete Lincoln

Get ready for gunpowder, treason, and Pete Lincoln

DUFFEL coats. Crisp blue morning. See your breath. Smell of wet dogs. Apple crumble. Building the Guy Fawkes bonfire. Season changed ...

 

Restaurants highlighted in latest AA guide

Restaurants highlighted in latest AA guide

TWO Henley restaurants have been listed in The Restaurant Guide 2020, which is published by the AA. Shaun Dickens at the Boathouse in ...

 

'Whispering' DJ celebrating 50 years

'Whispering' DJ celebrating 50 years

WHISPER it, but veteran Radio 2 DJ Bob Harris has been broadcasting for nigh on half a century, writes Matthew Wilson. Having started ...

 

Singer’s tribute to rock and soul stars

Singer’s tribute to rock and soul stars

A SINGER who played the title role in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera is performing at a Henley bar tomorrow night ...

 

Delicious blend of Thai and Indian elements worked a subtle magic

Delicious blend of Thai and Indian elements worked a subtle magic

CURRY addicts who yearn for some exciting new flavours will enjoy exploring the menu at Asiana Spice in Henley, writes James Burton. ...

 

Town really should make the most of tourist appeal

Town really should make the most of tourist appeal

I’VE just easyJetted back from the Med and it would appear that Brexit nicked my wallet — sterling cashed out with an exchange rate ...

 

Hard-working jazz singer’s a hard act to Follow

Hard-working jazz singer’s a hard act to Follow

ONE of the stars of this year’s BunkFest is playing the Crooked Billet in Stoke Row on Wednesday (September 4). Fleur Stevenson is ...

 

Festival’s not only traditional — it’s quintessentially British

Festival’s not only traditional — it’s quintessentially British

FROM Friday, July 19, to Sunday, July 21, Henley plays host to one of the country’s most eccentric, extrovert and joyous festivals, ...

 

Landlord’s joy at ‘mini Glastonbury’

Landlord’s joy at ‘mini Glastonbury’

MORE than 1,200 people attended a music festival in Sonning Common on Saturday. The third Big Bash festival took place at the ...

 

Boogie on down for 4th of July barbecue

Boogie on down for 4th of July barbecue

DAVE Torkanowsky served his apprenticeship in the brothels, speakeasies, jive dive bars and nightspots of New Orleans’s French Quarter,...

 

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 ...

 

Tea and Prosecco at care village open day

Tea and Prosecco at care village open day

RESIDENTS of the Thamesfield retirement village in Henley were served tea and cakes and listened to music from pianist Roger Selman ...

 

Food swap

A FOOD swap event will be held at TS Guardian, the Henley Sea Cadets’ base, off Wargrave Road, tomorrow (Saturday) from 11am to noon. ...

 

Pub given five stars for hygiene

A PUB which was taken over by a new landlord two months ago has received the highest rating in a food hygiene inspection. The Horns in ...

 

Chefs can’t wait to show off their skills at food festivals

Chefs can’t wait to show off their skills at food festivals

CALLING all gastronauts, foodies, cider sippers, Bake Off and Fake Off fans. The food festival season is almost upon us, writes Paul ...

 

Food swap

A FOOD swap will be held at TS Guardian, the Henley Sea Cadets’ base, off Wargrave Road, Henley, on Saturday, May 25 from 11am to noon....

 

New pub landlord finally fulfils childhood ambition

New pub landlord finally fulfils childhood ambition

THE new landlord of the Horns in Crazies Hill says he is fulfilling a childhood ambition by running the pub. Richard Chapman has taken ...

 

Rugby clubs hosts first gin and fizz festival

Rugby clubs hosts first gin and fizz festival

HUNDREDS of people attended a gin and fizz festival during ladies’ day at Henley Rugby Club. Ten businesses offering food and drink ...

 

Mishap made Otway whistle

Mishap made Otway whistle

FOUR decades on, it remains one of the most memorable moments in the history of the classic BBC music programme The Old Grey Whistle ...

 

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Transport and Facilities Compliance Manager Closing date Wednesday 27 November 2019 The Oratory School is looking for a ...

 

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