Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Memorial garden for care home residents

Memorial garden for care home residents

A MEMORIAL garden has been created at a care home in Shiplake. One of the flowerbeds in the back garden at Lashbrook House in Mill ...

 

Children win bronze medal at Oxfordshire schools finals

Children win bronze medal at Oxfordshire schools finals

SHIPLAKE Primary School won bronze at the Oxfordshire School Games Tennis Finals. Lucas Dodson, Noah Cottam, Freya Weatherston, ...

 

Shiplake draw with rivals as top two stay the same

SHIPLAKE faced local rivals CAVERSHAM in the Plomer League on Sunday with the top two sides playing out a draw. The Caversham green ...

 

Family fete raises £1,000 for boy’s cancer treatment

Family fete raises £1,000 for boy’s cancer treatment

MORE than £1,000 was raised at a vintage fete in Shiplake in aid of a boy’s cancer treatment, writes David White. Hundreds of people ...

 

Successful businessman known for generosity and having fun

Successful businessman known for generosity and having fun

ALLAN RICHARDSON HANNAH died on June 23, aged 70, after a long fight against an incredibly debilitating disease. Despite the fact that ...

 

Stink bugs by roadside

AN invasive insect species that poses a danger to crops has been seen in Shiplake. Elaine Fowler spotted a brown marmorated stink bug ...

 

Stink bugs by roadside

AN invasive insect species which poses a danger to crops has been spotted in Shiplake. Elaine Fowler found a brown marmorated stink ...

 

Have your say

A HAVE your say meeting with police community support officer Claire Hewett will be held at Shiplake station on Thursday, June 27 from ...

 

Youngsters take part in mini triathlon event

Youngsters take part in mini triathlon event

YOUNG athletes took part in a miniature triathlon at Shiplake College. About 180 children aged eight to 16 participated in the second ...

 

Slow netball

A WALKING netball festival will be held at Shiplake College on Sunday from 10am to 3pm. Organised by the Shiplake Stars Netball Club, ...

 

Family hold car boot sale to raise money for boy’s treatment

Family hold car boot sale to raise money for boy’s treatment

THE family of a boy who is battling cancer held a car boot sale to raise money towards his treatment. Charlie Ilsley, 12, recently ...

 

Car break-in

Car break-in

A CAR parked at the church in Shiplake had its rear window smashed in. Bags were taken from inside the Vauxhall Astra, which was ...

 

Bowls taster

A TASTER day will be held at Shiplake Bowling Club, off Memorial Avenue, tomorrow (Saturday) from 10.30am to 4.30pm.

 

Henley secure all but two points in one-sided clash

HENLEY came home from PANGBOURNE having won their Oddfellows Triples League match by 97-71 shots and receiving 12 of the 14 points ...

 

Train horns are silenced

Train horns are silenced

TRAINS passing through Shiplake no longer have to sound their horns at the village’s two crossings in a safety trial. Drivers have had ...

 

Councillor: new homes will affect road safety

THE construction of 95 homes near Shiplake will lead to road safety problems, say councillors. Taylor Wimpey wants to develop Thames ...

 

Garden party

A GARDEN party will be held at Riverside in Ferry Lane, Lower Shiplake, on Saturday, June 22 from 2pm to 5pm. There will be ...

 

Walking sport

WALKING netball sessions are being held at Shiplake Memorial Hall every Tuesday from 1.45pm to 3.15pm. There’s no need to book, just ...

 

School ball

SHIPLAKE College will hold a diamond anniversary ball on Saturday, June 22. All current, prospective and former parents, Old Vikings, ...

 

Care home residents enjoy visit by alpacas

Care home residents enjoy visit by alpacas

A PAIR of alpacas visited residents at the Lashbrook House care home in Shiplake. Quincy and Vic were brought into the home off Mill ...

 

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