Tuesday, 14 August 2018

Head uses hose to tackle fire

Head uses hose to tackle fire

THE headmaster of Shiplake College had to put out a fire in his garden after a glass bottle caused the dry grass to catch light. Gregg ...

 

Mother paints 15m river-themed mural at her children’s school

Mother paints 15m river-themed mural at her children’s school

A HUGE mural depicting the River Thames running through Henley has been unveiled at one of the town’s schools. Illustrator Emma Newton ...

 

Pensioner completes computer course

Pensioner completes computer course

A PENSIONER from Nettlebed successfully completed two computer courses at The Henley College. Norman Gibson, 74, carried out the ...

 

Historical dig at new school site

AN archaeological survey is being carried out at Mapledurham playing fields in Caversham as part of a plan to build a new school on ...

 

Housing would ‘put strain on schools’

Housing would ‘put strain on schools’

NEW housing developments in Henley proposed under the town’s neighbourhood plan could put a strain on primary schools, it has been ...

 

College to bring back axed geology course

AN A-level course which was axed by The Henley College has been reinstated after support from two universities. The geology course was ...

 

I’m Shiplake’s superfan

I’m Shiplake’s superfan

AMONG the dozens of fans cheering on Shiplake College at this year’s Henley Royal Regatta, there was one more noticeable than the rest....

 

Green golfers put to the test

Green golfers put to the test

HENLEY Golf Club hosted the third Oxfordshire primary schools golf festival on June 21. Twenty-one budding golfers took park in an ...

 

School’s summer fair

School’s summer fair

CHILDREN were joined by their families and friends for a summer fair at Crazies Hill Primary School. Attractions included go-karts, a ...

 

Staff leave voluntarily as college cuts costs

Nine college staff leave voluntarily as costs are cut back

NINE staff at The Henley College have left voluntarily as part of cost-cutting measures. Seven worked full-time, three as teachers and ...

 

School set to expand

WORK to expand Benson Primary School could start later this year. Headteacher Helen Crolla, governors and members of the Benson Church ...

 

Snake and ladders with green message

Snake and ladders with green message

PUPILS at Sacred Heart Primary School in Henley were taught about air pollution by environmentalists. Volunteers from Clean Air for ...

 

Summer fair

SUMMER fair will be held in the grounds of Crazies Hill Primary School from 3.20pm to 6pm today (Friday). Attractions will include ...

 

School fete

GORING Primary School will hold a fund-raising fete next Saturday (June 23) from noon to 3pm. Attractions will include splat the rat, ...

 

Schools share top prize in revamped science contest

Schools share top prize in revamped science contest

TWO teams of pupils shared the top prize in this year’s Henley Schools Environmental Science Competition. St Mary’s School in St ...

 

Schools’ fete

THE Robert Piggott primary schools’ summer fete will take place on Saturday, June 23. The event will be held at the infant school in ...

 

Pupils design their sports kit

Pupils design their sports kit

PUPILS at Shiplake Primary School are designing their own branded sports kit. The school’s 17 sports ambassadors came up with the idea ...

 

Children’s nursery rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted

A CHILDREN’S nursery has been rated outstanding by Ofsted. Cygnets of Henley, which is based in the grounds of Valley Road Primary ...

 

Women walk through the night for cancer charity

Women walk through the night for cancer charity

A TEAM of staff from a Wargrave school raised more than £4,500 with a charity walk in support of a colleague with cancer. The six ...

 

Pupils stage their own wedding ceremony

Pupils stage their own wedding ceremony

PUPILS at Robert Piggott Infant School in Wargrave staged their own wedding ceremony. The roles of the bride and groom were played by ...

 

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