Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Time for tea

A TEA party for the community will be held at Shiplake memorial hall on Sunday, March 24 from 3pm to 5pm. The event will be hosted by ...

 

Easter fun

SHIPLAKE Village Nursery will hold an Easter fun afternoon at the Memorial Hall on March 29 from 1pm to 3pm. The event is for children ...

 

Track upgrade

ENGINEERS from Network Rail have upgraded the line between Shiplake and Wargrave. Crews worked in the early hours of Tuesday, ...

 

Minister refuses to block garden centre homes plan

Minister refuses to block garden centre homes plan

THE redevelopment of the former Wyevale Garden Centre near Shiplake can go ahead after the Government refused to overturn the decision ...

 

Back on menu

TWO chefs from Shiplake have been chosen to appear on the BBC’s Great British Menu again. Ryan and Liam Simpson-Trotman, ...

 

Headline

Headline

ON Sunday, March 24 Shiplake Lodge No 7942 organised a trip down the extensive chalk mine tunnels at Emmer Green. The chalk and ...

 

Chairman to stand down

THE chairman of Shiplake Parish Council is to step down after 10 years. Tudor Taylor, who joined the council in September 2009, will ...

 

Church in cash plea

RESIDENTS are being asked to make donations in support of the churches in the Shiplake, Harpsden and Dunsden benefice. The rector Rev ...

 

Headmaster’s lesson in good night’s sleep

NEVER let it be said that Gregg Davies, headmaster of Shiplake College, does not practice what he preaches. At a recent meeting with ...

 

Generation gap filled with fun day

Generation gap filled with fun day

SHIPLAKE Village Nursery welcomed members of the village’s Rosemary Club group for the over-60s. Taking their lead from the Channel 4 ...

 

Rack damaged

VANDALS broke the roof of a cycle rack at Shiplake station. The Perspex was smashed during Tuesday evening and the damage was reported ...

 

Mary Angela Burge — May 17, 1929-February 5, 2019

Mary Angela Burge — May 17, 1929-February 5, 2019

MARY Angela Burge, who witnessed a Second World War bomber crash into the River Thames near Wargrave, has died, aged 89. She was born ...

 

Charity quiz

A QUIZ will be held at Shiplake memorial hall on Friday, March 1 at 7.45pm. Organisers recommend teams of between six and eight people....

 

New role for college headmaster

New role for college headmaster

THE headmaster of Shiplake College is to remain in the education sector when he steps down at the end of the academic year. Gregg ...

 

Jousting ostrich was one of many daft delights

THE Shiplake Memorial Hall hosted the 2019 Shiplake and Dunsden Dramatic Organisation pantomime production of the magical and historic ...

 

Villager denies shouting at train driver over horn

Villager denies shouting at train driver over horn

A WOMAN has denied verbally abusing a train driver who then refused to drive two late-night shuttle services to Henley. Vivien ...

 

Charity quiz

A QUIZ night will be held at Shiplake Memorial Hall on March 1 at 7.45pm. Teams of six to eight people are required or  you can join a ...

 

Councillors criticised for not voting against homes

Councillors criticised for not voting against homes

SHIPLAKE Parish Council has passed a motion of no confidence in its two representatives on South Oxfordshire District Council. It ...

 

Scout party

A COMMUNITY tea party organised by the 1st Shiplake scout group will be held at the village’s memorial hall on Sunday, March 24 from ...

 

School raided

IT equipment was stolen during a burglary at Shiplake Primary School. Police are investigating the break-in at the school on Memorial ...

 

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