Shiplake

School Children Enjoy Waves of Workshops as Part of Ocean Themed HYF

Henley Youth Festival is over for another year but children in local primary schools were free to move or chill out with 80 hours of drama, science, music, dance and […]

Big Splash of Ocean Inspired Entries in Youth Festival Competitions

The ‘Oceans’ themed Henley Youth Festival writing, film, art and cartoon competitions inspired entries that included ocean creatures as well as the impact of plastic and climate change on our […]

Shiplake School Football Team Soaked But Smiling!

Last Thursday in the pouring rain local primary schools competed in a Years 5&6 South Oxfordshire football tournament at Chiltern Edge School. Shiplake Primary despite the really awful playing conditions […]

Children Had a Whale of a Time With Oceans Themed Henley Youth Festival Art

The ‘Oceans’ theme came to life for primary school pupils taking part in one of Henley Youth Festival’s art workshops last week. Organisers offered 700 workshop places and 50 hours […]

Dressing Up Fun for World Book Day

Children in Henley schools enjoyed dressing up in their favourite characters for World Book Day last Thursday.  From Mary Poppins to Cat in the Hat, Harry Potter to Oompa-loompas the […]

No Idling Outside Shiplake School

Clean Air for Henley visited Shiplake CE Primary School recently where they received a warm welcome and they were pleased to hear about the school Eco-Council that has been created. […]

Shiplake Pupils Sing Their Hearts Out at Wembley

Year 5 pupils from Shiplake Primary School sung their hearts out on Friday night (7 February) when they took part in Young Voices along with 7,000 other pupils at Wembley […]

Children Bring Festive Cheer to Care Home Residents

Children from Shiplake Primary School Year 6’s brought some festive cheer to Lashbrook House care home residents in Shiplake this Christmas by singing carols and reciting some Christmas poems/stories. The […]

Treasure Trove of Fun at Pirate Ship-lake Fete

Shiver me timbers… there was a whole lot of booty down at the pirate themed Shiplake Fete on Saturday afternoon in aid of Shiplake Primary and Village Nursery School. Families […]

Valley Road School Win Environmental Science Competition

Valley Road School were announced as winners of this year’s Henley Schools Environmental Science Competition with their Single Use Plastics in Lunch boxes project at the River & Rowing Museum last Wednesday. […]