Monday, 14 October 2019

Fire safety

A FIRE safety talk is being held at Bix village hall on Wednesday at 7.30pm. Nick Windsor from Henley fire station will be offering ...

 

Saluting the man who made cricket readable

Saluting the man who made cricket readable

A JOURNALIST who won the William Hill Sports Book of the Year award twice in the space of three years will be paying tribute to one of ...

 

Free tours of castle and prison on offer

Free tours of castle and prison on offer

FREE tours of Oxford Castle & Prison are on offer this weekend as part of the annual Oxford Open Doors event organised by the city’s ...

 

Football manager’s heading for replay

Football manager’s heading for replay

TICKETS are on sale for a second “Audience with Harry Redknapp” event at the Hexagon in Reading — after the first sold out. The former ...

 

Comedian’s talking about his recovery

Comedian’s talking about his recovery

COMEDIAN Russell Brand is appearing at the Christ Church Centre later this month to talk about his recovery from addiction. The show ...

 

Bond director’s charity gig is for your ears only

Bond director’s charity gig is for your ears only

IT was a scene that had the entire cinema audience on its feet and cheering — including the heir to the throne. The year was 1977 and ...

 

Author used church event to speak up for all our libraries

Author used church event to speak up for all our libraries

Philip Pullman | St Leonard’s Church, Watlington | Saturday, April 26 ACCLAIMED author Sir Philip Pullman is always a crowd-puller and ...

 

Director has a licence to thrill

Director has a licence to thrill

HE directed all five Bond films made in the Eighties, including Octopussy and Licence to Kill. Now Henley resident John Glen is ...

 

Talk will take you inside courtroom

Talk will take you inside courtroom

THE former chairman of the Oxfordshire bench will be taking his audience “Inside the Magistrates’ Court” on Wednesday (May 8). Tim ...

 

Meet man who signed Oasis

Meet man who signed Oasis

HE co-founded independent label Creation Records in the early Eighties, going on to sign the likes of Primal Scream, the Jesus and ...

 

Popular politician has the best tunes

Popular politician has the best tunes

FORMER Labour home secretary Alan Johnson is one of the most popular politicians of recent times — and he can talk for England too. ...

 

Debut novelist will share book’s secrets

Debut novelist will share book’s secrets

AN Ipsden author is to give an illustrated talk about the real people and events who inspired her Victorian-set debut novel. Carolyn ...

 

MP turned entertainer gets the people’s vote

MP turned entertainer gets the people’s vote

WRITER, broadcaster, actor, not to mention a former MP, government whip and Lord Commissioner of the Treasury — Gyles Brandreth is ...

 

Talk on gardens

AN illustrated talk about creating a garden for the Chelsea Flower Show will be staged at Remenham parish hall next Friday (April 12). ...

 

‘Our royals explain why we are weirdly romantic’

‘Our royals explain why we are weirdly romantic’

IT was the wedding of the year by a country mile and — amidst a sea of Brexit uncertainty — the sort of occasion that arguably shows ...

 

Pullman’s speaking about libraries

Pullman’s speaking about libraries

NORTHERN Lights author Sir Philip Pullman is to give a talk at St Leonard’s Church in Watlington. The 72-year-old will share his ...

 

Ann’s talking about politics and showbiz

Ann’s talking about politics and showbiz

SHE was once known as “Doris Karloff” in political circles thanks to her then perhaps less than flattering pudding bowl haircut, ...

 

Train fan Portillo’s ready to take stock

Train fan Portillo’s ready to take stock

IT was May 2016, and with the EU referendum fast approaching, David Cameron’s government had just set out its legislative plans in the ...

 

Dame Joan’s taking to the stage without a script

Dame Joan’s taking to the stage without a script

SHE’S an actress, a bestselling author and a highly regarded newspaper and magazine columnist. But when she embarks on a UK theatre ...

 

Prescott question left Widdy lost for words

Prescott question left Widdy lost for words

IT’S not very often that Ann Widdecombe is rendered speechless, but she had absolutely no answer to one particular left-field question ...

 

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Henley Golf Club Finance & Administration The club is seeking a person able to produce monthly financial accounts and ...

 

Wedding Planner

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Teacher of Media Studies

Teacher of Media Studies Starting September 2019 Part-Time (10 Hours Per Week) Shiplake College is a dynamic and ...