entertainment and leisure

Henley Symphony Orchestra Provides All the Ingredients for Special Festival Concert

Saturday morning had all the ingredients needed for a special musical event at the Henley Festival when the Henley Symphony Orchestra (HSO) performed on the floating stage. The setting was […]

Traditional Boat Festival To Commemorate Our War Heroes

An experimental boat from the First World War will be one of the big attractions at the 2019 Thames Traditional Boat Festival which runs from 19-21 July at Fawley Meadows, […]

Henley Celebrates Borama Friendship Link

African singing and dancing lit up Mill Meadows on Saturday afternoon at the Borama Comes to Henley celebratory event. The Henley-Borama Friendship Link was established in 1982, when the then […]

Plans for Crockers Henley Restaurant

Plans for Unique Dining Limited’s second restaurant, Crockers Henley have been announced as part of Catalyst Capital’s retail led mixed-use development, Gardiner Place in the old Loch Fyne restaurant on […]

Thank You For the Music

The headline says it all really – to ABBA for giving us all those pop anthems we all love and for Bjorn Again who delivered a truly ‘super trouper’ performance […]

Odell is Master Showman & Whiley Ramps Up the Festival Party

As Tom Odell made his entrance onto the Floating Stage last night – understated, somewhat sheepish – you’d be forgiven for expecting the performance to be similarly subdued. After all, […]

Jessie J at Henley Festival On the Money, Money?

Well that probably depended on whether you were a 15/16 year old in the first few rows last night in the front of the stage or much older to see […]

Colourful Cultural Borama Comes to Henley

This colourful cultural event is back again in Henley for it’s fourth year on Saturday (13 July) to celebrate the town’s friendship with Borama in Somalia, with Borama families now […]

Museum Looking to Future With New Ticketing Offer for All Visitors

The River & Rowing Museum are celebrating their 21st anniversary this year and are looking to the future to ensure their sustainability and offering going forward. They have some exciting […]

Hats Off to Boy George Who Opened the Festival Show

The first night of Henley Festival is always special and this year was no exception with Boy George headlining on the floating stage showing he’s still a got what it […]