Tuesday, 28 January 2020

£18m on blocked pipes

THAMES WATER says it spends £18 million every year dealing with blocked pipes across its network. In the last five years, the company ...

 

School muddy patch transformed into ‘reflection area’

School muddy patch transformed into ‘reflection area’

A NEW outdoor “reflection area” has opened at Shiplake Primary School. Parents, staff and pupils have transformed a corner of the ...

 

Busy station

THE number of travellers using Henley station has increased by 3.4 per cent. Figures released by the Office of Rail and Road on ...

 

Hall quiz night

A QUIZ in aid of Cancer Research will take place at Shiplake Memorial Hall on February 8 from 7pm. Teams of six to eight people can ...

 

Rogue seller

A WARNING has been issued about a man approaching people in Henley offering to sell them a generator. He is said to have an Irish ...

 

Arabian nights

PERFORMANCES of Aladdin will be given at Shiplake Memorial Hall from January 23 to 25. The production is being staged by the Shiplake ...

 

No crossings

THE two railway crossings in Shiplake will be closed to pedestrians from Friday, January 24 for essential maintenance. The footpath ...

 

Drink-driver disqualified

A WOMAN has been disqualified from driving for 30 months after admitting to drink-driving. Alexandra Jones, 25, of The Crescent, ...

 

House burgled

A DIGITAL camera, two watches and Macbook were stolen in a break-in at a house in Bolney Lane, Lower Shiplake. Police said the ...

 

The impromptu nativity

The impromptu nativity

MORE than 150 people attended an impromptu nativity performance at Shiplake church. Families and regular members of the congregation ...

 

...of care homes

...of care homes

FOURTEEN year 6 pupils at Shiplake Primary School visited the Lashbrook House care home in the village to sing for the residents. The ...

 

Nativity and carols

A CANDELIT nativity and carols event will be held twice at St Peter and St Paul’s Church in Shiplake tomorrow (Saturday) at 11am and ...

 

Children show unexpected interest in Brussels sprouts

Children show unexpected interest in Brussels sprouts

TEACHERS at Shiplake Primary School have found an interesting way to get their pupils into the Christmas spirit while learning about ...

 

School wins fight to turn farmland into sports pitches

School wins fight to turn farmland into sports pitches

PLANS to turn farmland near Shiplake into school sports pitches have been approved despite opposition by residents. Shiplake College ...

 

Poppy total

A TOTAL of £5,590 was raised for this year’s Poppy Appeal with door-to-door collections in Shiplake, Binfield Heath, Dunsden and ...

 

Father Christmas is coming your way

Father Christmas is coming your way

FATHER Christmas will be making his way through Henley and Shiplake on his sleigh over the next two weeks. His annual festive tour, ...

 

Singer’s losing his sight but not showbiz sparkle

Singer’s losing his sight but not showbiz sparkle

VINCE HILL says losing his eyesight was one of the reasons he retired from performing. The 85-year-old singer, who was diagnosed with ...

 

Top scorers

SHIPLAKE College has been included in The Cricketer magazine’s Schools Guide 2020. The guide features the top 100 senior and top 50 ...

 

Villagers left disappointed as playing fields project is approved

Villagers left disappointed as playing fields project is approved

PLANS to install playing fields on farmland in Shiplake have been approved following concerns from villagers. Residents and the parish ...

 

Netball club scoops community award

THE Shiplake Stars netball club was named community club of the year at the Oxfordshire Sports Awards, which took place at the BMW and ...

 

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