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PICTURES Prince Charles at Holy Trinity Church

PICTURES Prince Charles at Holy Trinity Church

PRINCE Charles laid flowers on the grave of William Shakespeare during his visit to Holy Trinity Church in Stratford-upon-Avon on Saturday. See Thursday's…


President Obama visits Shakespeare theatre...

President Obama visits Shakespeare theatre...

US President Barrack Obama was at Shakespeare's theatre today, but despite all the rumours it was not the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon. Mr…


VIDEO: Shakespeare Celebrations 2016 parade

VIDEO: Shakespeare Celebrations 2016 parade

Here is some more video footage from today's Shakespeare Celebrations in Stratford-upon-Avon. Don't miss next Thursday's Stratford-upon-Avon Herald for…


PICTURES Stars of stage and screen, and Royalty, honour Shakespeare

PICTURES Stars of stage and screen, and Royalty, honour Shakespeare

PRINCE Charles has met the cast and crew of this evening's star-studded live Shakespeare celebration at the RSC. They lined up to meet the Royal visitor…


'Honoured and humbled, and in good company'

'Honoured and humbled, and in good company'

SURPRISED, honoured and humbled - that is how Sir Trevor Nunn described how he was feeling after collecting this year's Pragnell Shakespeare Award. Speaking…


Prince Charles visits Shakespeare's grave

Prince Charles visits Shakespeare's grave

Prince Charles paid his respects to the world’s greatest playwright at Stratford’s Holy Trinity Church today a wreath on the Bard’s grave. Hundreds gathered…


Town edged out despite spirited second-half showing

Town edged out despite spirited second-half showing

IN spite of a spirited second-half showing, Stratford Town slipped to their sixth defeat in their last seven league outings, going down 2-1 at King's…


Prince Charles visits New Place

Prince Charles visits New Place

PRINCE Charles visited New Place on his mini tour of Stratford-upon-Avon today, Saturday. He was in town during the annual Shakespeare Celebrations in…


Sir Trevor Nunn is 26th Shakespearean to gets his hands on the Pragnell Prize

Sir Trevor Nunn is 26th Shakespearean to gets his hands on the Pragnell Prize

SIR Trevor Nunn has been presented with the 26th Pragnell Shakespeare Award this afternoon. The acclaimed theatre director,Trevor Nunn, who was artistic…


Bard lecture is ten years old

Bard lecture is ten years old

THE tenth annual Shakespeare Schools Lecture took place at Stratford Town Hall on Wednesday, 20th April. It was given by Dr Vivian Thomas, who was also…


PICTURES from today's Shakespeare parade

PICTURES from today's Shakespeare parade

THOUSANDS of people lined the streets of Stratford-upon-Avon this morning for an extra special Shakespeare parade. Our photographers, Mark Williamson…


How well do YOU know Shakespeare?

How well do YOU know Shakespeare?

AS the people of Stratford-upon-Avon commemorate the 400th anniversary since the death of the town’s most famous son, here’s 20 things you might not know…


VIDEO: Thousands line the streets for Shakespeare parade

VIDEO: Thousands line the streets for Shakespeare parade

THE streets of Stratford-upon-Avon are 20 people deep as the town marked the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death with its traditional civic…


Jazz band to lead 400th anniversary parade

Jazz band to lead 400th anniversary parade

THE Shakespeare Celebrations look set to be something extra special this year with the performance of a New Orleans Jazz Funeral for William Shakespeare. Guest…


10,000 Shakespeares to line Stratford's streets

10,000 Shakespeares to line Stratford's streets

THOUSANDS of Shakespeare masks are being distributed to revellers at this year’s Shakespeare celebrations as a special souvenir of the day. Some 10,000…


Stratford Town can be proud of its achievement

Stratford Town can be proud of its achievement

FORMER Herald sports editor Mick Clewes looks back on a wonderful era in Stratford Town FC history... Way back at the turn of the century, I had the pleasure…


Stratford ready to remember...

Stratford ready to remember...

FESTIVALS exhibitions and performances all around the world in 2016 are set to celebrate the 400-year legacy of William Shakespeare, arguably the finest…


First peek backstage at Shakespeare Live!

First peek backstage at Shakespeare Live!

Herald arts correspondent Gill Sutherland will be in the audience at Shakespeare Live! From the RSC this evening, Saturday. Yesterday, she went behind…


Our Will gets Google's highest honour!

Our Will gets Google's highest honour!

WILLIAM Shakespeare has been bestowed the highest e-honour... he's on today's Google search bar! The Bard of Avon will greet web users to the most popular…


KES cyclists on quill relay from Stratford to Stratford!

KES cyclists on quill relay from Stratford to Stratford!

THIRTY students from King Edward VI School - Shakespeare's School - are going the extra mile today, Saturday, in honour of the Bard by taking part in…


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