Friday, 20 May 2022

Bus blaze in Binfield Heath

Bus blaze in Binfield Heath

FIREFIGHTERS tackled a blazing bus in Binfield Heath late this afternoon (Thursday). The 800 Arriva service was travelling towards ...

 

Bridge closed in safety move

Bridge closed in safety move

A PEDESTRIAN bridge in Henley has been closed due to safety concerns. The Environment Agency shut the Marsh Head Horsebridge at Marsh ...

 

Developer urged to clean up around building site

Developer urged to clean up around building site

A DEVELOPER has been criticised for leaving its land near Shiplake looking a mess. Taylor Wimpey was granted planning permission for ...

 

Quiz for hall

A QUIZ night will take place at Shiplake Memorial Hall on Friday, May 6, from 7.45pm. It will be raising money for the hall, which ...

 

Bowling green opens

Green opens

THE green at Shiplake Village Bowling Club will be open to visitors from next Friday (April 22). If you would like to try the game, ...

 

Regatta returns...

File picture of Wargrave and Shiplake Regatta

A REGATTA will return this summer after a two-year absence. The Wargrave and Shiplake Regatta, which is 155 years old this year, will ...

 

Development name ‘to help market homes’

Development name ‘to help market homes’

THE developer of a new retirement complex in Shiplake has defended its choice of name. The £50 million development, which will ...

 

Curate licensed to become assistant rector of benefice

Curate licensed to become assistant rector of benefice

A NEW assistant rector has been appointed to the United Benefice of Shiplake, Dunsden and Harpsden. Rev Sarah Nesbitt was licensed at ...

 

My mum in Kyiv relies on volunteers

My mum in Kyiv relies on volunteers

A WOMAN from Lower Assendon has told how her elderly mother is trapped in a block of flats in Kyiv relying on the help of volunteers. ...

 

Quiz cash

A PUB quiz night held in Shiplake raised funds to provide meals for people in Ukraine. The Baskerville in Station Road raised £450, ...

 

Woman runs 10km a day to raise money

Woman runs 10km a day to raise money

A WOMAN from Shiplake is running 10km every day for 28 days to raise money for Ukraine. Victoria Morgan, 51, has already raised more ...

 

£50m ‘extra care’ homes named Henley Meadows

£50m ‘extra care’ homes named Henley Meadows

A LARGE complex of “extra care” flats and cottages to be built in Shiplake will be named Henley Meadows. Planning permission for the ...

 

Young musicians perform at fundraising supper for primary school

Young musicians perform at fundraising supper for primary school

A SUPPER and music night raised more than £10,000 for Shiplake Primary School. Rock bands Shockwave and Idle Thoughts, comprising ...

 

No messing

A RESIDENT of Shiplake is calling on dog walkers to clean up after their pets. Ernie Povey says his daughter witnessed a man walking ...

 

Field to be turned into ‘car park with giant blocks of flats’

Field to be turned into ‘car park with giant blocks of flats’

DETAILED plans for a large complex of “extra care” flats and cottages for the elderly near Shiplake have been approved. Planning ...

 

Neighbours object to house plan

NEIGHBOURS are opposing plans for a five-bedroom house in Shiplake. David Bucknall, of Reading Road, wants to demolish a cottage, pool ...

 

College plants trees to mark Queen’s platinum jubilee

College plants trees to mark Queen’s platinum jubilee

FIVE trees have been planted at Shiplake College to commemorate the Queen’s platinum jubilee. The crab apples are on the Jubilee Lawn, ...

 

Villagers to choose playground

AN exhibition is to be held at Shiplake Memorial Hall for residents to give their views on the village’s new playground. The parish ...

 

Developer told to submit new plan for homes

Developer told to submit new plan for homes

A DEVELOPER has been told it cannot go ahead with the construction of 95 homes near Shiplake without another planning application. ...

 

Tree planted in memory of village school teacher

Tree planted in memory of village school teacher

A TREE has been planted in Shiplake in memory of a former teacher at the village primary school. Val Knight, who passed away in April ...

 

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