Tuesday, 26 January 2021

Film that celebrates 900th year of abbey aims to boost tourism

AN introductory film to Reading Abbey Quarter has been produced to coincide with Reading Abbey’s 900th anniversary this year. Reading ...

 

Rowing memorabilia collector leaves museum trustees

Rowing memorabilia collector leaves museum trustees

A TRUSTEE of the River & Rowing Museum in Henley is stepping down after almost 20 years. Thomas Weil, who is an American collector of ...

 

Explore Iraq history

A NEW exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford explores the cultural identity of the Middle East. Owning the Past: from ...

 

Christmas treat for Elmer the elephant fans

Christmas treat for Elmer the elephant fans

THE River & Rowing Museum in Henley has welcomed visitors to a new exhibition celebrating the life of children’s author and ...

 

Children’s illustrator exhibition

THE first major retrospective of David McKee’s illustration Elmer opens at the River & Rowing Museum in Henley on November 20. The ...

 

Appeal for volunteers

THE River & Rowing Museum in Henley is seeking more volunteers. The museum in Mill Meadows, which is a charity, was forced to close in ...

 

Colour in nature inspires budding photographers

Colour in nature inspires budding photographers

CHILDREN took part in this year’s wildlife photography competition run by the River & Rowing Museum in Henley. The contest ...

 

Museum to re-open

READING Museum will re-open to the public on Tuesday (September 8). It has been certified with the “We’re Good To Go” industry ...

 

Wind in the Willows exhibition re-opens

THE Wind in the Willows exhibition at the River & Rowing Museum in Henley re-opens to the public today (Friday). The permanent display ...

 

Tea room re-opens

Tea room re-opens

THE tea room at Greys Court in Rotherfield Greys re-opened on Monday. The facility will be serving light refreshments daily from 10....

 

Museum to open from next month

Museum to open from next month

THE River & Rowing Museum in Henley will re-open from August 6. The centre closed in March when the coronavirus lockdown was ...

 

River & Rowing Museum to reopen next month

River & Rowing Museum to reopen next month

HENLEY’S River & Rowing Museum will reopen from August 6. The centre closed in March when the coronavirus lockdown was instigated and ...

 

Theatres and museums hoping to benefit from grants

Theatres and museums hoping to benefit from grants

THEATRES and museums are waiting to find out if they are eligible for the Government’s £1.57bn support package, writes Luke Adams. ...

 

Brain injury means I can’t remember sporting glory

Brain injury means I can’t remember sporting glory

A FORMER international rower is hoping to inspire other people with a brain injury by telling his life story. Nick Davis, from Emmer ...

 

Dutch master’s great leap was something he had to work for

Dutch master’s great leap was something he had to work for

Young Rembrandt | Ashmolean Museum, Oxford | Until June 7 REMBRANDT is one of the world’s greatest artists but he was no child prodigy....

 

Life goes on

AN exhibition about living with a brain injury will be launched at the River & Rowing Museum in Henley next month. Life After Brain ...

 

Museum’s celebrating artist’s gentle wildness

Museum’s celebrating artist’s gentle wildness

AN exhibition celebrating the artist Gertrude Hermes’s lifelong fascination with the natural world has opened at Henley’s River & ...

 

Our half-term activities and workshops will unleash your children’s creativity

Our half-term activities and workshops will unleash your children’s creativity

YOU’LL go wild for the half-term activities lined up at the River & Rowing Museum next week. This February half-term, the River & ...

 

New exhibitions are medical and artistic

WALLINGFORD Museum will have two new exhibitions on show when it reopens its doors at the start of next month, writes Matthew Wilson. ...

 

Show celebrates artist’s gentle wildness

Show celebrates artist’s gentle wildness

A STUNNING new art exhibition celebrating Gertrude Hermes’s lifelong fascination with the natural world finds the perfect backdrop at ...

 

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