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July 1997

Affordable Housing Project

2nd of July 1997

Following the generally favourable response in the village to the idea of a small affordable housing project to provide accommodation for rent to people with village connections, the Parish Council has progressed the proposal. Discussions have been held, with the help of the Community Development Agencys Rural Housing Adviser, with Dacorum Borough Council and with […]

Saying Goodbye To Christina Billington

2nd of July 1997

It is with great sadness that St Pauls church will be saying farewell to Christina Billington at the end of the childrens Holiday Club in August.Christina has been given “an offer she could not refuse” to go and work with the churches in the Berkhamsted town team from whence she came and since this will […]

John Phillips

2nd of July 1997

John came to live in Chipperfield after his marriage in 1969 when he and Ann were offered a ‘Waterhouse cottage in Kings Lane. He lived in the village for the rest o his life with one short break when he built his own home in Grove Hill, Hemel Hempstead. He and Ann and the family […]

Best Kept Village Competition

2nd of July 1997

Many thanks to all those who have been contributing to the general tidy-up of the village in response to our entry of this competition.Please keep up the good work, as the judging may not yet have taken place as you read this (our turn could be any time up to July 5).The results are being […]

Farewell To Chris Ward

2nd of July 1997

New headteacher Mr Lyndon Evans pays tribute to Chris WardAt the end of this summer term we at St. Pauls School will sadly be saying farewell to Chris Ward, Headteacher, as she approaches early retirement. She will have been headteacher here for 14 years. I have enjoyed working with Chris for just over five of […]

New Headteacher Appointed

2nd of July 1997

Parents, staff and children were delighted to hear of the appointment of the new headteacher of St. Pauls School, Chipperfield.Mr Lyndon Evans, the current deputy-head of the school was appointed by governors following interviews just before half term The appointment takes effect from the beginning of September.Mr Evans is a very popular choice. He has […]

Join Us At The Lunch Club

2nd of July 1997

Are you over 60 and would you like excellent food and very good fellowship? Then why not join us on Thursday each week at 12.1 5pm at the Youth Club. The charge is very, very reasonable as it is subsidised by Dacorum Council.The menu is fine – meat or fish with three vegetables and a […]

New Leaders For The Brownies

2nd of July 1997

Two new leaders have been appointed for 1st Chipperfield Brownies, saving it from possible closure.Brown Owl Sian and Tawny Owl Shelley take over in September, replacing Heather and Gail who leave on July 8.