Thursday, 23 May 2019

Walkers raises £22,000 for breast cancer research

Walkers raises £22,000 for breast cancer research

MORE than 200 people took part in a sponsored walk in aid of breast cancer research. The Breast Walk Ever followed a 13-mile route ...

 

Shiplake pupils win primary schools tennis contest

Shiplake pupils win primary schools tennis contest

A MINI tennis tournament for primary schools was held at Peppard Tennis Club on April 30. Four teams from years 3 and 4 at Shiplake, ...

 

Ex-teacher jailed for sex abuse

Ex-teacher jailed for sex abuse

THE headmaster of Shiplake College says he “deeply regrets” the abuse of one of its pupils by a teacher in the Seventies. Malcolm ...

 

Roof blaze

AN electrical fault caused the roof of a house in Lower Shiplake to catch fire. Firefighters from Henley, Wallingford and Reading were ...

 

Rude river rubbish

BEHIND closed doors, it seems the people of Shiplake and Sonning lead rather colourful lives. Volunteers from the Shiplake Outloars ...

 

Come to tea

PARENTS, relatives and guardians of students at Shiplake College are invited to afternoon tea next Friday. between 3.30pm and 5.30pm. ...

 

Former Shiplake College teacher jailed for indecent assault

Former Shiplake College teacher jailed for indecent assault

A FORMER teacher has been jailed for abusing a boy at Shiplake College more than 40 years ago. Malcolm Woodcock, 76, of Milton Demeral,...

 

Volunteers clear rubbish from the river and towpath

Volunteers clear rubbish from the river and towpath

MORE than 50 people helped clear rubbish from the Thames towpath between Sonning and Shiplake. Twenty-five adults and 30 children, ...

 

Orwells named best restaurant in Thames Valley region

Orwells named best restaurant in Thames Valley region

ORWELLS in Shiplake has picked up a regional award. The restaurant, which is owned by Ryan and Liam Simpson-Trotman, was named ...

 

Water works

PART of Mill Road in Shiplake will be closed while new water pipe connections are fitted. Thames Water contractors will be outside ...

 

Thames walk

A SPONSORED walk in aid of breast cancer research will be held on Sunday. The Breast Walk Ever will follow a 13-mile route along the ...

 

Risky path

A FOOTPATH between Brocks Way and the Post Office in Shiplake is dangerous, according to residents. The surface has become uneven to ...

 

Art showcase

ARTISTS will showcase their work at Shiplake memorial hall from May 4 to 6 from 10am to 5pm daily. There will be carved wood, stone ...

 

Church help

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help maintain the churchyard at St Peter and St Paul’s Church in Shiplake. All the equipment will be provided....

 

Singer, 85 performs at birthday celebration

Singer, 85 performs at birthday celebration

EVERGREEN perfomer Vince Hill celebrated his 85th birthday with a garden party at his home in Lower Shiplake. The Edelweiss singer ...

 

Home retains ‘good’ rating from healthcare regulator

Home retains ‘good’ rating from healthcare regulator

A CARE home in Shiplake has retained its “good” rating from the healthcare regulator. Lashbrook House in Mill Road was visited by ...

 

Hall help hire

THE trustees of Shiplake memorial hall want to appoint a full-time manager to oversee its upkeep. The hall, which was refurbished in ...

 

Sculptor’s tribute to old drinking buddy Beatle

Sculptor’s tribute to old drinking buddy Beatle

SCULPTOR Clive Duncan has often featured in the pages of the Henley Standard for his artwork. Now the Shiplake artist has created a ...

 

Boys receive chief scout’s bronze award for six badges

Boys receive chief scout’s bronze award for six badges

TWO boys have received the highest award that can be achieved by beavers. Noah Cottam, eight, and Joshua Martin, seven, who are ...

 

Lambs and Geoff the hen join nursery children for Easter fun day

Lambs and Geoff the hen join nursery children for Easter fun day

SCORES of children and their parents attended an Easter fun day at Shiplake Village Nursery. The youngsters were able to meet and feed ...

 

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