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September 1997

The Matchgirls

20th of September 1997

Chipperfield Theatre Group will be taking a trip back into the last century for their next production – The Matchgirls. This lively musical is set in Bryant & Mays factory in Londons East End in the 1880s. It is the true story of Kate and her mates – the Cockney Girls and their fight against […]

Rspca Appeal West Herts Branch

19th of September 1997

Thank you to all of you who contributed to the house-to-house collection at the beginning of July and to the Flag Day in Kings Langley. We raised £661.75 all together, which was an even better result than last year. Especial thanks to the collectors who so willingly give up their time to help this good […]

Following The Path God Has Laid For Me

2nd of September 1997

Continued from Page 7sub-committees and have also become involved in childrens and youth work, helping to run the daily Holiday Club for over 80 children at the beginning of the summer holidays and assisting with weekend and half-term ventures for members of the Church youth groups, who are aged between 10 and 18.I have attended […]

Council Tax Exemption For Granny Flats

2nd of September 1997

Relatives who are over 65 or disabled and who live in an annexe to the main family home could be paying council tax unnecessarily.Changes to the law governing exemption from the tax were announced earlier this year and affect granny flats that are banded separately from the main family home. Many people are unaware that […]

Housing Scheme Wins Support

2nd of September 1997

Detailed proposals for a development of new dwellings available for rent exclusively for people in housing need with a proven local connection were unveiled at a public meeting convened by the Parish Council in the Village Hall on July 9.Speakers included Assistant Director of Housing at Dacorum Borough Council, Cohn Farrar, Development Manager for Hightown […]

Dates For Mobile Council Cash Office

2nd of September 1997

Council Tax and rent can be paid at Dacorum Borough Councils travelling cash office which visits Chipperfield once a month. It will be parked by the Village Hall from 1 .30-3.3Opm on a Friday afternoon. The dates for the next six months are: October 3, October 31, November 28, January 2, January 30 and February […]

Dacorum Heritage Trust

2nd of September 1997

The Dacorum Heritage Trust Ltd (DHT) is a registered charity, limited by guarantee. It is an ‘umbrella organisation comprising representatives from almost all the history and museum and archaeological societies that are established in the Dacorum area. Its headquarters is an old fire-station in Berkhamsted, converted at some expense by the Borough into a museum […]

New Faces At The Brownies

2nd of September 1997

1st Chipperfield Brownies resume on Tuesday, September 9 at the Baptist Church Hall. We currently have a full pack with a waiting list. However, if you wish to put your daughters name on our list (it is never too early!) please telephone me on 01923 268852. Although this is my first appointment as Brown Owl […]

Red Cross Open Gardens

2nd of September 1997

As a result of the three beautiful gardens opened for the Red Cross on Sunday, July 20, £4,290.65 was raised.This wonderful total was the result of gorgeous weather, hard work by many and tremendous generosity from over 1,300 visitors.Apologies to residents for the traffic jam but Chipperfield on a lovely summer Sunday has many attractions, […]