Wednesday, 25 May 2022

My business is piece of cake

My business is piece of cake

A WOMAN has started her own bakery business after making the wedding cake for her niece and nephew’s weddings. Vikki Schofield, 54, ...

 

Get your kilt out

FEELING a bit peely-wally? Get your neeps and tatties at the ready, Burns Night is almost upon us and the Crooked Billet in Stoke Row ...

 

The perfect combination

Wine expert teams up with cheese business seen on Dragons’ Den

A WINE expert from Henley has teamed up with an online cheese company featured on TV’s Dragons’ Den. Alistair Cooper is helping ...

 

Landlords go

Landlords go

THE landlords of the Maltsters Arms in Rotherfield Greys are leaving.  Gary Clarke, who trained as a chef in France, and his wife ...

 

Raffle draw

A PUB in Sonning Common will be raising money for the Fish volunteer centre charity in the village today (Friday). The Hare and Hound ...

 

Funnyman comes full circle with festive gig

Funnyman comes full circle with festive gig

AFTER a long and at times frustrating year, veteran folk singer and comedian Richard Digance is looking forward to spending Christmas ...

 

Festival help

VOLUNTEERS are needed for this year’s Beacon Festival on Watlington Hill. Organisers say they need about 100 people to help. The ...

 

Friends come off road to open craft beer and gin bar

Friends come off road to open craft beer and gin bar

THREE friends are to open a craft beer and gin bar in Henley. James Cummings and brothers David and Jamie Adams, from Thame, decided ...

 

Spooky park trail

A NEW event is being launched at the Tumblestone Hollow children’s playground at Stonor Park. The Moon Witch’s Halloween Adventure ...

 

Festival celebrating food and music

Festival celebrating food and music

A FESTIVAL billed as the UK’s biggest celebration of food and music is coming to Higginson Park in Marlow later this month. Pub in the ...

 

Festive market

WATLINGTON’S Christmas market will take place in High Street on Saturday, December 4 from 10am to 2pm. There will be stalls selling ...

 

Beer festival

THE Butcher’s Arms in Blounts Court Road, Sonning Common, is hosting a beer and cider festival today (Friday) and tomorrow from noon ...

 

Pub fun day

A FAMILY fun day will be held at the Crown Inn in Benson on bank holiday Monday, August 30. There will be food, beer and live music ...

 

Two picnic fundraisers

A PICNIC will take place at the Watlington Hill Farm Sanctuary in Christmas Common on Sunday. There will be food stalls and a raffle ...

 

Pub receives seasonal award for serving local beers

Pub receives seasonal award for serving local beers

A PUB in Watlington has won an award for its selection of locally brewed beers. John and Katy Riddell, who run the Spire & Spoke pub ...

 

New deli

A NEW delicatessen is to open in Henley. Pavilion Foods is to take over the unit in Market Place that used to be Feather & Black, a ...

 

Pubs upset by sudden rise in no-show diners

Pubs upset by sudden rise in no-show diners

PUBS have been suffering from “no-show” diners since they re-opened in April.  Some are now asking customers to put down deposits when ...

 

Visitors flock to architectural salvage fair over holiday weekend

Visitors flock to architectural salvage fair over holiday weekend

THOUSANDS of people visited the Henley Decor Fair over the bank holiday weekend. The architectural salvage event took place at ...

 

Pop-up food event is taste of what’s to come

Pop-up food event is taste of what’s to come

A POP-UP food event at Red Lion Lawn in Henley was officially opened by the Mayor. A new company has taken over the contract to serve ...

 

Restaurateur slams ‘no-show’ customers

Restaurateur slams ‘no-show’ customers

A CHEF and restaurateur has slammed diners who book tables and then don’t turn up. Antony Worrall Thompson, who runs the Greyhound pub ...

 

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