Tuesday, 11 August 2020

Artist takes trip of lifetime in bid to win TV commission

Artist takes trip of lifetime in bid to win TV commission

AN artist will be appearing on a BBC One show on Thursday. Nicolette Carter specialises in landscape paintings and was selected to ...

 

Ocean views is artist’s muse for competition

Ocean views is artist’s muse for competition

A SCULPTOR from Bix has been unveiled as one of the contestants taking part in the second series of a BBC reality TV show called Home ...

 

Game show winner enjoys US holiday

Game show winner enjoys US holiday

A DANCE teacher took her family on the “holiday of a lifetime” to New York after winning a television game show. Steph Maxwell, of ...

 

Detective returns in new ‘heist’ TV series

Detective returns in new ‘heist’ TV series

A DETECTIVE from Henley who made her television debut in 2018 returned to the small screen last week. Dc George Bradley, who is coming ...

 

Hambleden tastes fame (again)

Hambleden tastes fame (again)

HAMBLEDEN is enjoying a starring role in a new BBC fantasy series. It doubles as the fictional village of Tadfield in Good Omens, an ...

 

Fabulous! Dance teacher wins new TV game show

Fabulous! Dance teacher wins new TV game show

A DANCE teacher plans to take her family on holiday to New York after winning more than £6,000 on a new television game show. Steph ...

 

Posh but invisible

HENLEY’S riverside location is well known... or is it? The town featured as an answer in a round on the BBC 1 show Pointless last week ...

 

Back on menu

TWO chefs from Shiplake have been chosen to appear on the BBC’s Great British Menu again. Ryan and Liam Simpson-Trotman, ...

 

Blue Phillip

PHILLIP SCHOFIELD shocked TV viewers by swearing live on air. The presenter of ITV’s This Morning, who lives in Fawley, was taking ...

 

Presenter makes flying visit for BBC railway programme

Presenter makes flying visit for BBC railway programme

AUTHOR and broadcaster Michael Portillo visited Henley to learn more about how important the railway and River Thames is to Henley. It ...

 

Presenter drops in for festive consumer show

Presenter drops in for festive consumer show

TELEVISION presenter Phillip Schofield handed out mince pies and festive treats as he filmed a new Christmas show at the Herb Farm in ...

 

Campaigner spreads quiet fireworks message on TV

THE woman who inspired the Henley Standard’s Ban the Bangs campaign appeared on live television to promote the initiative. Jane Foddy, ...

 

Stand Up To Cancer stars welcome brave Charlie, 11

Stand Up To Cancer stars welcome brave Charlie, 11

CHARLIE ILSLEY rubbed shoulders with celebrities when he took part in Channel 4’s Stand Up To Cancer campaign. The 11-year-old boy ...

 

TV presenter swaps property hunting for river punting

TV presenter swaps property hunting for river punting

TELEVISION presenter Jonnie Irwin spent a day punting at Wargrave Boating Club for a property programme. He visited the club off ...

 

Debbie back on screen

DEBBIE McGEE will appear in the latest series TV comedy panel show Would I Lie to You? The radio presenter and widow of magician Paul ...

 

Shopkeeper and ‘billionaire kids’

Shopkeeper and ‘billionaire kids’

HENLEY’S teddy bear shop is to feature in a TV documentary on the lives of the country’s richest children. TV crews visited Asquiths ...

 

Singer saved cyclist

Singer saved cyclist

OUR story last week about singer Carol Decker’s appearance on Celebrity MasterChef brought back memories for Hedley Thorne. Five years ...

 

Chefs on TV show

A CHEF from Shiplake will appear on the Great British Menu next week. Ryan Simpson-Trotman, chef-proprietor of Orwells restaurant in ...

 

Tractor Ted has all the fun of the farm in store for families

Tractor Ted has all the fun of the farm in store for families

CHILDREN’S favourite Tractor Ted is returning to Stonor Park with a touch of animal magic next Sunday (September 9). Situated next to ...

 

Carol’s collapsing cheesecake

Carol’s collapsing cheesecake

SINGER Carol Decker had a collapsed cheesecake to blame for being kicked off Celebrity MasterChef. The T’Pau vocalist might have made ...