Saturday, 16 December 2017

Students learn the business at Christmas fair

Students learn the business at Christmas fair

HUNDREDS of people attended a Christmas fair at Shiplake College on Saturday. Santa’s grotto was run by some of the school’s business ...

 

James Bond dinner raises £10,000 for hospice

James Bond dinner raises £10,000 for hospice

A CHARITY dinner with a James Bond theme raised thousands of pounds for the Sue Ryder hospice in Nettlebed. More than 70 guests ...

 

Howzat! Teenage cricketer achieves all As in GCSEs she took just weeks after leaving American hospital

Howzat! Teenage cricketer achieves all As in GCSEs she took just weeks after leaving American hospital

A TEENAGE girl from Henley passed her GCSEs with flying colours despite taking the exams just weeks after being in an American ...

 

Students celebrate excellent A-level results

Students celebrate excellent A-level results

STUDENTS from Henley, South Oxfordshire and Berkshire have celebrated another excellent year of A-level results. Schools and colleges ...

 

Independent schools' headteachers delighted as pupils smash records

Independent schools' headteachers delighted as pupils smash records

INDEPENDENT schools in Henley area achieved another year of strong A-level results. Shiplake College broke its records for the second ...

 

School upsets neighbours over six new playing pitches

RESIDENTS are angry at plans by Shiplake College to create six new sports pitches. The independent school wants to use 13 acres of ...

 

We've been seeking alternatives for 50 years, says head

SHIPLAKE College headmaster Gregg Davies said the school’s current pitches were not fit for purpose. He said: “We have lost quite a ...

 

Young musicians perform concert with royal military band

Young musicians perform concert with royal military band

STUDENTS at Shiplake College took part in a concert with members of the Queen’s own Band of the Household Cavalry. Hundreds of people ...

 

Boys over-run the boundaries

Shiplake over-run the boundaries

YOU couldn’t blame the over-exuberance of two boys from Shiplake College after watching their school eight defeat an American crew in ...

 

Parent bursar leaves college after 11 years

Parent bursar leaves college after 11 years

BURSAR Neil Walne has left Shiplake College after more than 11 years. He started at the independent school following two decades in ...

 

Headmaster gets boat honour

Headmaster gets boat honour

A new eight boat at Shiplake College has been named after the headmaster Gregg Davies. Mr Davies personaly christened the boat with ...

 

College's all-star sports dinner to send students on tours

Shiplake College hosts sports stars

TWO Olympic champions and two rugby stars were the guest speakers at Shiplake College’s sports tour fund-raising dinner. Rower Alex ...

 

Don't call, I'm on TV

Don't call, I'm on TV

AS the headmaster of Shiplake College, Gregg Davies is used to be being in the spotlight. But he particularly enjoyed being invited on ...

 

College governor retires

Shiplake college school emblem

SIR WILLIAM McALPINE has stepped down as a governor of Shiplake College after 27 years. He joined the governing body of the ...

 

Headmaster chosen to chair independent schools' society

Headmaster chosen to chair independent schools' society

THE headmaster of Shiplake College has been appointed chairman of the Society of Heads, which promotes independent education. Gregg ...

 

Hair-raising

Hair-raising

Hair-raising: teachers and sixth form pupils at Shiplake College raised more than £250 by taking part in this year’s Movember campaign....

 

School talk

AUTHOR Gulwali Passarlay gave a talk to pupils at Shiplake College about his journey from war-torn Afghanistan to safety in Britain. ...

 

Headline

Headline

Sixth-form pupils at Shiplake College’s have arranged a variety of activities in order to complete the “running a business event” ...

 

School's Christmas fair attracts record number of visitors

School's Christmas fair attracts record number of visitors

MORE than 300 people descended on Shiplake College for its annual Christmas fair. Dozens of stallholders selling jewellery, clothing, ...

 

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