entertainment and leisure

Striking Berlin Walls Art Exhibition Returns to Henley

Simon Hearnden has returned to the Old Fire Station Gallery in Henley with his popular Berlin Walls exhibition, featuring artists and their stunning post war work from both East and […]

Leander Club to Bring Festive Cheer with Christmas Market

With Henley’s Christmas Festival being cancelled, Leander Club has decided to bring some festive cheer to Henley by hosting its first Christmas Market between 16-20 December. The market will only […]

Samm Cuts a New Salon Style at The Hair Chateau

Many hairdressers during lockdown were worried about their loss of business and how they would survive. Samm McCarthy-Fernandez however used the time to find a new salon, rebrand and expand […]

John Grisham Talk Interrupted by Fire Alarm

After securing one of the world’s best-selling authors John Grisham to speak at the Henley Literary Festival from America, the on-line talk was nearly thwarted after a fire alarm went […]

Advice and Support Given to Homeowners to Reduce Energy Bills

Members of the Henley Town Council Climate Emergency Working Group hosted a stand on Saturday in Market Place offering support and advice to residents on reducing Henley’s carbon footprint and […]

Festival Office to Move to Leander Club

Henley Festival are moving their offices from the River & Rowing Museum after five years to Leander Club to be nearer the Festival site from next month. The Festival this […]

Two More Big Names Sign up Literary Festival – Tim Peake and Clare Balding

Henley Literary Festival are delighted to be announcing two further online events taking place on 16 November. At 6pm Clare Balding will be discussing her career and new book Heroic […]

Successful Open Air Art Exhibition as Part of Autumn Arts Trail

Flying the flag for Henley in the two-day Autumn Henley Arts Trail over the past weekend 11/12 October ,Margaret Wainwright showed a fine display of her hand coiled contemporary ceramics […]

Megan Over The Rainbow with Her Own Designed Necklace

Megan Bowsher, the winner of our rainbow jewellery competition was presented with a necklace of her own design by David Rodger Sharp on Tuesday. Megan a Year 8 student at […]

Cartoonist Publishes Modern Day Grimm Fairy Tale

The Last Prince, a modern day fairy tale, charting the life of nine year-old Tatiana and her quest to marry a Prince has just been self-published by our resident cartoonist, […]