Category: Events

Banish the November blues – with some Jazz & Blues!

Banish the November blues – with some Jazz & Blues!

Swing 42 are playing the Three Horseshoes on 9 November November is nobody’s favourite month – dark nights, grey days and still weeks til the start of any festive celebrations. So why not treat yourself to an evening of affordable fun in one of the local Brakspear pubs involved in the Jazz & Blues Festival…

Cooling off on Club to Pub Swim

Cooling off on Club to Pub Swim

  The starting line at Henley Rowing Club (image: Henley Herald) The annual Henley Club to Pub Swim took place in July with a record field of 625 swimmers who completed the 1.5km course on one of the hottest days of the year. Now in its fifth year, the Club to Pub Swim is firmly…

Club to Pub Swim returns for fifth year

Club to Pub Swim returns for fifth year

The annual Henley Club to Pub Swim is returning for a fifth year on Saturday 21 July, with support from local brewer and pub operator Brakspear, who are once again encouraging swimmers to cross the finish line with the promise of a commemorative beer, Two Bells, and a post-swim barbecue at the end point, the…

Saracen’s Head triumphs at Brakspear Golf Day

Saracen’s Head triumphs at Brakspear Golf Day

A team from the Saracen’s Head in Henley teed their way to victory in the annual Brakspear Golf Day, held on 27 April at Henley Golf Club. Fifteen teams took part in the tournament, which returned for a second year by popular demand.  The event was hailed a success by all 60 golfers, and by…

THERE IS SUCH THING AS A FREE LUNCH

THERE IS SUCH THING AS A FREE LUNCH

Henley pub hosts lunch to say thanks to local Marie Curie Nurses Dean Bigley, manager of the Bull on Bell Street pub in Henley, hosted a lunch for four Marie Curie Nurses, to say thank you for supporting local people living with a terminal illness. The complimentary lunch comes just two months before Dean takes…

Local couples celebrate ‘pubby love’

Local couples celebrate ‘pubby love’

The Bull on Bell Street in Henley added some fizz to a local couple’s Valentine’s Day celebrations by giving them a bottle of pink champagne as winners in the Brakspear ‘Pub Love’ competition. Richard Pinches and Liz Madgwick-Howard were presented with their bottle of Laurent Perrier Rosé at the Bull on Bell Street, the pub…