Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Care home holds Christmas party for residents

Care home holds Christmas party for residents

STAFF at a Shiplake care home threw a Christmas fair for residents on Saturday. Lashbrook House in Mill Road had stalls selling ...

 

Hidden Henley

Hidden Henley

WALKERS following the public footpath from the Lashbrook area of Shiplake around the curves of the River Thames will encounter a ...

 

Children scale 886m Welsh mountain despite rain and 60mph winds

Children scale 886m Welsh mountain despite rain and 60mph winds

MORE than 50 pupils from two schools in the Henley area climbed the highest peak in South Wales, writes David White. The children from ...

 

Smart tickets

TICKETS for trains on the Henley branch line can now be purchased and displayed on mobile phones. Great Western Railway’s mobile ...

 

The school run that’s good for all

The school run that’s good for all

WITH concerns about an obesity crisis among Britain’s children, one primary school is helping to prevent it. Shiplake Primary School ...

 

Festive fun day

THE Shiplake Christmas fair and family fun day will take place at the village’s memorial hall tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 3pm. ...

 

Car and home vandalised

A WOMAN’S car and home were vandalised. Charlotte Regan, of Mill Road, Shiplake, was targeted at about 9.15pm on Halloween by two boys,...

 

School’s Christmas fayre is a hit with families and friends

School’s Christmas fayre is a hit with families and friends

ABOUT 750 people visited Shiplake College’s annual Christmas fayre. The sports hall was dressed and decorated by members of the ...

 

Actors stage tribute after tragic death of colleague

Actors stage tribute after tragic death of colleague

A MURDER mystery dinner was staged by an amateur dramatic group in Shiplake in memory of a former member and resident. The Shiplake & ...

 

Festive fair

A CHRISTMAS fayre will be held in the sports hall at Shiplake College on Saturday, November 10 from 10am to 3pm. There will be more ...

 

Pupils collect pants and toiletries for homeless

Pupils collect pants and toiletries for homeless

PUPILS at Shiplake College donated items to the Drop-in Centre in Reading for its harvest festival. They were asked to bring into ...

 

Dine with Dracula

A MURDER mystery supper will be hosted by the Shiplake & Dunsden Dramatic Organisation on November 10 in memory of a former member. It ...

 

VIPs visit home to mark World Alzheimer's Day

VIPs visit home to mark World Alzheimer's Day

THE Mayoress and Deputy Mayoress of Henley visited Lashbrook House, a care home in Mill Road, Shiplake, to mark World Alzheimer’s Day. ...

 

A-level art students chosen for competition

A-level art students chosen for competition

ARTWORKS by two A-level students have been entered into a national competition by the society. Mind is by Shiplake College student ...

 

Plans for 65 homes for elderly revived

Thamesfield care home in Henley, also owned by Retirement Villages Group

PLANS for a large complex of “extra care” flats and cottages for the elderly near Shiplake have been revived. Retirement Villages ...

 

Christmas at college

A CHRISTMAS fayre will be held at Shiplake College on Saturday, November 10 from 10am to 3pm. There will be more than 40 gift stalls ...

 

First class

SHIPLAKE College has been shortlisted in two categories of the inaugural Independent Schools of the Year 2018 Awards. It has been ...

 

Goodies for a good cause

Goodies for a good cause

MORE than 40 parents and staff from Shiplake College supported a coffee morning for Macmillan Cancer Suppor. They baked cakes for the ...

 

Women raise £1,900 with Macmillan coffee morning

Women raise £1,900 with Macmillan coffee morning

MORE than 100 people attended a coffee morning at the home of Sharon Hearn, in Mill Road, Shiplake.  She holds the event annually with ...

 

Dog walker finds meat in woods

Dog walker finds meat in woods

A MAN fears poisoned meat is being dropped in woods near Shiplake to kill dogs. David Evans, from Lower Shiplake, discovered a whole ...

 

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