entertainment and leisure

River & Rowing Museum Declares War On Plastic Waste With New Exhibition

A new exhibition on plastic pollution has opened at the River and Rowing Museum. Spearheaded by local campaigner, Julia Carey, ‘The War On Plastic: Recycling & Reduction’ focuses on the […]

Big Little Lies Author comes to Henley on UK Tour

The Australian author behind the TV sensation Big Little Lies will be coming to Henley this autumn as part of her first major UK tour, for a special Henley Literary […]

Lauren Philliban Wildlife Art Exhibition

The Caversham Picture Framer is a family run business specialising in traditional hand-finished frames to enhance your artworks and spaces with the most modern conservation techniques to ensure they endure. In […]

BBC Podcaster at Extra Henley Literary Festival Event

A new event has been added to the line-up for this autumn’s Henley Literary Festival, with a BBC podcaster looking at how to get the best out of life while […]

Stars of Stage and Screen Come to Henley to Perform As You Like It

Forget treading the boards, the Lamb Players are bringing a cast of ten professional actors who will be trampling the grass to perform Shakespeare’s As You Like at Peel Fold, Henley […]

New Playground Opens in Time for Summer Holidays

The new Makins Recreation playground opened last week in time for the school holidays and is a big hit with children already. The new playground cost £80,000 and was installed […]

Experience Phyllis Court Dining During August

If you are not yet a Member of Phyllis Court but you are intrigued by the Club, you are invited to book dining during the month of August. Whether you […]

New Turkish Restaurant Opens

Mezo, a new Turkish restaurant has opened its doors today (Tuesday) in the old Da Luca restaurant on Market Place. The restaurant offers a range of hot and cold starters […]

Blooming Good Gainsborough Garden Competition

The first Gainsborough Residents’ Association (GRA) garden competition was deemed a blooming success and residents were invited to an awards ceremony on Thursday evening at the Town Hall. The event […]

Best Start Yet For Henley Literary Festival Sales

This year’s Henley Literary Festival has had its best-ever start to sales, hitting the 10,000-tickets mark in record time. The Festival, supported by Baillie Gifford, has expanded to nine days […]