reviews

Aliquando Fills Christ Chuch with American Tapestry of Music

The American Tapestry Aliquando Choir concert filled the Christ Church Centre on Saturday night with music from West Side Story and other traditional American spiritual songs including Scott Joplin’s Magnetic Rag […]

Hotel du Vin Launches Summer A La Carte Menu

To mark the arrival of summer, Hotel Du Vin in Henley has launched a new Summer A La Carte menu. We were delighted to be invited for dinner to sample […]

Pure Indulgence – Afternoon Tea at Hotel du Vin

Pure indulgence is the only way to describe the afternoon tea at Hotel du Vin our guest and I enjoyed. Instead of being offered champagne or a gin from the […]

Spoilt on a Sunday with a Gastronomique Feast

My partner and I were spoilt for choice when we were invited to sample the four course Sunday Brunch in the Bistro at Hotel du Vin in Henley. We started […]

Henley Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert Review

In troubling times great music has the power to both soothe but also to inspire, and the Henley Symphony Orchestra concert at the Hexagon on 5 March with pianist Stephen […]

Sleeping Beauty with a New Twist and a Spin

This year’s Kenton pantomime, Sleeping Beauty brings a very modern twist on the classic tale. It is the fifth production by the talented team of Ian McFarlane (writer and director) […]

Christmas Scene of Candlelight and Cheer at Filling Station Carols

The town hall was transformed into a Christmas scene of candlelight and cheer with festive refreshments as many people from the local community arrived for the Filling Station carol service […]

Old and New Fairy Tales Come to Life in Magical Show

Audiences over the weekend at King’s Arm Barn were treated to a magical light and sound show of two fairy tales – one old one, Blue Beard written by Charles Perrault […]

Henley Literary Festival Reviews

David Essex David Essex was a sell out and this was no real surprise!  I had two friends checking whether I had a spare ticket!  I saw him when younger […]

Nick Cave Film – Tragic Event Inspires New Music

Last Thursday evening the Regal Henley screened “Nick Cave – Once More With Feeling”, a film about the difficult events surrounding the making of Nick Cave’s new album “Skeleton Tree”. […]