reviews

Flash Heart Give Heart-Felt Finale at Lovibonds

Glam rock, Spandex clad Flash Heart were back at Lovibonds on Saturday night performing their usual eclectic mix of music for the last time. With Lovibonds being forced to close […]

Literary Festival Has Another Record Breaking Year

The Henley Literary Festival had another record breaking year with over 24,000 tickets sold, beating last year’s record of 22,000. With a leading line-up of speakers including former Prime Minster […]

Cricket is a Game of Failure According to Greatest English Batsman Sir Alastair Cook

Scoring the fifth highest runs in test history (12,472 runs) and described as simply the greatest ever English batsman there has ever been, earning more caps and captaining more games […]

Prue Leith Discusses Life, Calories & Her Snapped Achilles at Literary Festival

Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith returned to the Henley Literary Festival stage on Friday evening to discuss her impressive life in food. The Lit Festival favourite was interviewed […]

Sir Tim Rice Wanted to be Elvis

Talking at the Henley Literary Festival on Monday evening at Phyllis Court Club, Sir Tim told the audience he was keen to be famous when he was younger and although […]

Rewinders Greatest Dancers and Lost in Music

Temple Meadows was again awash with festival-goers this weekend dressed in neon and characters from the 80s dancing, singing and partying enjoying all that Rewind festival has to offer. Despite […]

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 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 […]

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, […]