Friday, 18 October 2019

Care home unveils coat of arms designed by residents

Care home unveils coat of arms designed by residents

A CARE home in Shiplake has installed a coat of arms in its drawing room. Lashbrook House in Mill Road unveiled the shield, which was ...

 

Safety course

A FREE life-saving training course will be held at the Henley Masonic Centre in Reading Road from 7.15pm on Tuesday. The course, ...

 

Torched hut could be reinstated

A FIRE at the scout hut in Shiplake has damaged around 40 per cent of the building, it has been confirmed.  Members of 1st Shiplake ...

 

College parents raise £300 for Macmillan

College parents raise £300 for Macmillan

PARENTS, staff and pupils raised £300 at the Shiplake College coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Erica Ferguson, who ...

 

Women’s charity tennis day

Women’s charity tennis day

FIFTY-SIX women played in a doubles tennis tournament on seven courts around Henley and Shiplake in support of the NSPCC. This was ...

 

Quiz night

A QUIZ night will take place at Shiplake Memorial Hall on Friday, November 8 from 7.45pm. It will be raising money to improve the ...

 

Train travellers told to expect new timetable for Crossrail

Train travellers told to expect new timetable for Crossrail

RAIL users are being urged to prepare themselves for timetable changes as part of the Crossrail project. From December 15, Transport ...

 

Raising of speed limit to 40mph challenged in court

Raising of speed limit to 40mph challenged in court

THE speed limit on part of the main road through Shiplake could go back down to 30mph just weeks after it was increased to 40mph. The ...

 

More homes for elderly required, says developer

More homes for elderly required, says developer

A COMPLEX of 65 “extra care” flats for the elderly near Shiplake is needed to meet the demands of an aging population, claims the ...

 

Regatta meal

A DINNER in aid of Wargrave and Shiplake Regatta will be held at Hurst Village Hall on November 9. For more information, visit ...

 

Trio’s fifth fund-raiser

THREE women are to hold a coffee morning in Lower Shiplake in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Joanne Gray, Kate Robinson and Sharon ...

 

Men abandon 167-mile Thames charity row due to exhaustion

Men abandon 167-mile Thames charity row due to exhaustion

FIVE men had to cut short their bid to row the length of the River Thames for charity. Guy Fisher, 46, Carlton Barnard, 57, Stuart ...

 

Sewage leak

A BLOCKED sewer caused sewage to leak into a garden in Station Road, Shiplake, on Monday. Contractors for Thames Water found the ...

 

Fundraiser for fire-hit scout hut

A FUND-RAISING quiz night will be held next month after a fire wrecked the scout hut in Shiplake. The blaze happened on the early ...

 

‘Wrong type of homes in the wrong location’

A NEW residential complex for the elderly near Shiplake shouldn’t be allowed because the village can’t take any more large-scale ...

 

New rail track

THE railway track at Shiplake level crossing will be replaced early next year. The work will include the installation of new sleepers ...

 

New chaplain

SHIPLAKE College has appointed a new chaplain. Rev Christopher Briggs was previously the senior chaplain at the independent Haileybury ...

 

Scout hut devastated by fire

Scout hut devastated by fire

A FIRE which badly damaged the scout hut in Shiplake is being investigated by police. The alarm was raised when a resident spotted the ...

 

Shiplake scout hut devastated by fire

Shiplake scout hut devastated by fire

A POLICE investigation has been launched after the scout hut in Shiplake was devastated by a fire on Monday. The Beavers had finished ...

 

Saying goodbye to summer

Saying goodbye to summer

ABOUT 75 people attended the annual summer party at the Tower House care home in Shiplake. Residents and their families and friends ...

 

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