14 Jan 2015 09:30
WHEN it is a story about 10 strangers stuck on an island with death all around them it is easy to wonder how the group of actors with their range of experience and talent will gel on stage.
12 Sep 2014 14:30
ONE-LINE king and fantastically wild-haired comic Milton Jones brought tears of laughter from a lively Theatre Royal Windsor audience last Sunday.
5 Sep 2014 12:00 • Annabel Langley
HAVING been a big fan of An Inspector Calls since school, I was thrilled to find out about the latest offering at Theatre Royal of the famous Yorkshire writer J B Priestley’s first ever play, Dangerous Corner.
1 Sep 2014 16:00
Harry Buckley, 18, from Windsor, visited the Theatre Royal in Windsor to see the performance of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat. Here is his 250-word review:
1 Sep 2014 15:15
Lorna Hensley went to see Dreamboats and Miniskirts at the Theatre Royal in Windsor, and her 250-word review won her backstage tickets to the show. Read her review here:
15 Aug 2014 17:00
SO the night had finally arrived, Billy Ocean ‘Up close and personal’ at G Casino Reading.
7 Aug 2014 11:54
If you have ever seen an advertisement for a musical without named ‘stars’ and wondered if it was worth spending hard-earned money on tickets, then I can assure you that with the Theatre Royal Windsor’s production of Dreamboats and Miniskirts, the answer is a resounding ‘YES!’
1 Jul 2014 09:30
IT’S annoying what you can fail to deduce about a murder mystery even when you’ve picked up the scent.
16 Apr 2014 09:30
Set in the beautiful Danesfield House in Marlow-on-Thames, The Orangery pulls off a blend of English delights with a continental twist.
15 Apr 2014 09:30
A luxury hotel stay should be a break from the norm. It should revitalise you and transport you from your hectic life.
26 Oct 2013 09:30
ASCOT has a new treasure. It is the just-launched restaurant FORK, within the Royal Berkshire Hotel, in London Road.
7 Aug 2013 11:30
A TALENTED group of only six actors masterfully brought to life the second longest of Shakespeare's plays, writes Tim Vaughn.
1 Aug 2013 11:30
SET in quiet surroundings near Burnham in Slough, the historical building of The Burnham Beeches Hotel is easy to find and easily accessible from the M4 and the A4.
20 Jul 2013 07:30
IT is 7pm on a beautiful summer evening in Berkshire, the sun is shining and the mood is relaxed as we walk through the streets of Reading and approach Forbury's Restaurant.
15 May 2013 07:30
I STARE reproachfully at the lime pickle nestling in its gleaming silver bowl, a menacing mix of green and brown. A huge fan of Indian food, lime pickle is the one dish that fills me with dread. A bad mouthful can leave you feeling like you've swallowed a lump of heavily spiced detergent, while a good one leaves your tongue tingling. I needn't have worried - this homemade sauce is delicate and delicious.
24 Nov 2012 06:30
The Hinds Head in Bray is a pub which dates back to the 15th century and was converted into a restaurant in the 1920s.
16 Nov 2012 09:30
From the shivers-down-the-spine opener, I Am Disappeared, to a decisive closing double bill of Photosynthesis and Dan's Song, Frank Turner held The Hexagon in the palm of his hand last night.
15 Nov 2012 09:30
Dub, one love, Michael Jackson and massive dreads were the themes for two sunny sets at Reading's Sub89 on Thursday, November 1.
2 Nov 2012 09:30
A damp, dark and windy All Hallows eve, the night when witches walk and spirits speak to the living... What better night to watch a production of Shakespeare's spookiest (and most blood-soaked) play, Macbeth? By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes...
30 Oct 2012 09:30
On Friday, Britain's most loved red head filled out the Rivermead Leisure Centre in Reading.