Win Festive Afternoon Tea for Two at De Vere Beaumont Estate with Living Along the Thames 

De Vere Beaumont Estate would like to offer one reader the chance to enjoy Festive Afternoon Tea for two with a glass of champagne. To be in with a chance of winning simply email sharon@bigwednesdaypr.com with the answer to this question by 9th December: How many bedrooms are at De Vere Beaumont Estate? a. 400 [...]

By | December 6th, 2016|Entertainment, Events, Food & Drink, Out & About|0 Comments

Ray Mears

 The UK’s leading bushcraft expert, TV presenter and author Ray Mears tells stories of his experiences in the wild, and it’s not for the faint-hearted... Bushcraft isn’t dead insists renowned survivalist Ray Mears. In fact, he says it is a growing interest with more and more people eager to embrace the great outdoors and get [...]

By | May 23rd, 2016|Entertainment|0 Comments

Around The World In Salads – Katie Caldesi

Around The World In Salads launches on May 5th and is the latest book written by Giancarlo & Katie Caldesi owners of London’s Caffe Caldesi, Caldesi in Campagna in Bray and the Marylebone La Cucina Caldesi cooking school. The book looks at 120 wonderful mouth-watering ways to love your leaves Katie is passionate about healthy eating and well-being, and [...]

By | May 23rd, 2016|Entertainment, Food & Drink|0 Comments

David Brents is back!!

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_video src="``https://www.youtube.com/embed/6MjTh5tFiZM``" width="``560``" height="``315``" frameborder="``0``"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"] [/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] "People see me and see the suit, but they know I'm rock and roll through and through. You know 'Live fast, die young'? Not my way. Live fast, sure. Too bloody fast sometimes. But die young? Die old." David Brent, 2002 eOne are thrilled to present the first teaser trailer [...]

By | April 11th, 2016|Entertainment|0 Comments


Up and coming band Social Room are here to save you from the perils of pop with their guitar-driven, arena-worthy anthems. Hailing from Sunderland, frontman Matty Smith and drummer Sticks talk heroes, hates and growing up in the North East. It's unusual to hear of an indie sextet, how did that happen? S: We wanted [...]

By | April 11th, 2016|Entertainment|0 Comments

Film Reviews: Triple 9 & Deadpool

Triple 9. Pictured: Kate Winslet. See PA Feature FILM Reviews. PA Photo/Entertainment One. Tripe 9(15) High levels of testosterone course through the bulging veins of Triple 9. At the heart of this man’s world is venomous moll Irina Vlaslov (Kate Winslet), who takes charge of the Russian-Israeli mob while her husband Vassili (Igor Komar) languishes behind bars. She puts the squeeze on [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|Entertainment|0 Comments

Laurie Holloway is performing with his Big Band for the first time locally in Maidenhead

here are very few British jazz musicians who have become household names, however Laurie’s work as a pianist, composer, MD and arranger has led to him becoming something of a national treasure. He has a long association with Sir John Dankworth, having been Dame Cleo Laine’s MD, he toured with Engelbert Humperdinck for 5 years [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|Entertainment, Events, Out & About|0 Comments

Henley on Food – Saturday 30th April and Sunday 1st May 2016

TV FAVOURITES, FAMED RESTAURANTEURS, CHILDREN’S WRITERS AND ‘BRITAIN’S MOST FASHIONABLE FOODIES’ JOIN THE LINE-UP AT THE UK’S FIRST FOOD LITERARY FESTIVAL Cyrus Todiwala, Lisa Faulkner and Hugless Douglas creator, David Melling are confirmed among the many authors appearing at the UK’s first food literary festival, which takes place in Oxfordshire on 30th April and 1st [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|Entertainment, Events, Out & About|0 Comments

Q&A with Lottie Tolhurst

 Taking on the role of Meryl Grove, eldest daughter of Chief of staff Mr Grove (played by Tom Goodman-Hill), in hit ITV period drama 'Mr Selfridge', bright, young newcomer Lottie Tolhurst tells us what we can expect from her precocious character and reveals her dream roles. Born in Kingston, young actress Lottie Tolhurst has done her fair share of preparation for [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|Entertainment|0 Comments

Q&A with Richard Dreyfuss

From slicing open a shark’s belly in "Jaws", to chasing UFO’s in 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind', actor Richard Dreyfuss, 68, made a big splash in the 70’s and won an Oscar for his role in romantic comedy 'The Goodbye Girl'. He appears in the award-winning film 'Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead', just released as a 25th anniversary edition DVD. [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|Entertainment|0 Comments