Monday, 16 July 2018

Garden party

A GARDEN party in aid of the Oxfordshire Lowlands Search and Rescue service is to be held at Riverlawn, a property in Mill Lane, ...

 

Choir’s ‘Wonderful’ concert raises £1,950 for charity

Choir’s ‘Wonderful’ concert raises £1,950 for charity

SHIPLAKE Commmunity Choir and the Ferio Saxophone Quartet raised £1,950 for charity with a concert called “Wonderful Tonight” at ...

 

New deacon welcomed as curate

New deacon welcomed as curate

REV Sarah Nesbitt, who was ordained as a deacon by the Bishop of Oxford at Christ Church Cathedral, was formally welcomed as the new ...

 

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SHIPLAKE College’s year 13 leavers and their parents celebrated at a ball last month. The black-tie event was held in the prize-giving ...

 

Shiplake resist fightback to gain revenge at Hurst

SHIPLAKE travelled to HURST on Wednesday last week seeking revenge having lost their last two meetings. The first triple of Pete ...

 

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....

 

Headmaster to step down in 2019 after 15 years

Headmaster to step down in 2019 after 15 years

THE headmaster of Shiplake College will retire next year after 15 years in charge. Gregg Davies announced his departure today (Friday) ...

 

Village fete organiser leaves on a high after successful last event

Village fete organiser leaves on a high after successful last event

THE organiser of Shiplake fete has signed off after five years and a successful last event. Elaine Waugh, who took charge on behalf of ...

 

Woman marks 102nd birthday at home with sister, 96

Woman marks 102nd birthday at home with sister, 96

A WOMAN celebrated her 102nd birthday at a care home in Shiplake. Florence Brett was visited by Henley Mayor Glen Lambert for the ...

 

Children’s charity run

A CHILDREN’S cross-country run will take place at the Culden Faw estate tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am. The new team event is open to ...

 

Chefs on reality show celebrating the NHS

THE chefs at a Shiplake restaurant will become the first married couple to appear on a TV cookery show for professionals. Ryan and ...

 

Crash boys out of danger

TWO Shiplake College pupils involved in a car crash are out of danger but will have “life-changing” injuries, say police. The boys, ...

 

‘No’ to homes

PLANS for eight homes at Mount Ida, off Reading Road, Lower Shiplake, have been revised. But Henley Town Council’s planning committee ...

 

Landlords seal deal

THE landlords of the Baskerville pub in Shiplake have signed a new 20-year lease. The free house is run by Allan, Kate, Kevin and Kate ...

 

Village pair trained how to officially identify potholes

Village pair trained how to officially identify potholes

TWO men from Shiplake have been trained to officially identify potholes because they want to rid them from the village’s streets. ...

 

Crash boys still critical

TWO Shiplake College pupils remain in a critical but stable condition in hospital almost a month after a car crash. The boys, both 16, ...

 

Hidden Henley

Hidden Henley

SOMEWHERE around Shiplake Lock Island on the River Thames is marked on old maps as a bathing place. However, it does not look as if it ...

 

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 ...

 

Village pub and school closed by water leak

Village pub and school closed by water leak

A BURST water main forced Shiplake Primary School and the village pub to close and left scores of residents without a supply. The ...

 

Former telephone box converted into book exchange

Former telephone box converted into book exchange

A FORMER telephone box in Shiplake has been transformed into a community book exchange, writes David White. The red kiosk, on the ...

 

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