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November 1997

!the Telephone Box On The Village Green!

2nd of November 1997

I could not believe my eyes on first seeing this. Who on earth gave planning permission for the village green to be so defaced? From any angle this box obstructs what used to be a clear view of the cottages, church and other surroundings.Although no longer a resident, I lived here from childhood to adulthood […]

Thank You

2nd of November 1997

Diane Mansfield has been joint editor at The News for the last three years plus. As she is expecting twins in the New Year and the family may be moving from the area, she has decided to retire and concentrate on the many domestic tasks ahead! On behalf of all readers, I would like to […]

John Elsworth Scott, Dsc

2nd of November 1997

Those who were fortunate enough to have attended the packed Thanksgiving Service for the life of John Scott at St. Pauls Church on the 1st October will already have heard the tributes which were paid to him then, but it would not be right that Chipperfield News should fail to add its own tribute, since, […]

Lord Mayor Of London!

2nd of November 1997

On Monday September 29th at Common Hall in Guildhall, Richard Nichols was unanimously elected the 670th Lord Mayor of London: the first, we believe, to come from Chipperfield!Richard will take up his duties on November 8th as part of the Lord Mayors Show, having received his badge of office the day before from the outgoing […]