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Henley Festival in Pictures

As the above slideshow of images shows, the Henley Festival isn’t all about the headline performers, it’s as much about the roving performers, art, comedy, dancing and the boats on […]

Night at the Movies is a Master Shot for Festival Finale

Henley Festival closed on Sunday evening with a wonderful performance from the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on the floating stage performing classical music from the last 50 years of film – […]

Henley Festival Ceilidh Band Visit 60+ Club For Exclusive Performance

Henley 60+ Club got a hint of the Henley Festival fun last Friday when Bowreed gave them a special private performance. Bowreed, a two man ceilidh band, visited the club […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]