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April 2000

Step Back In Time To The 1970s

19th of April 2000

Isnt it about time you cleared out your loft, or is it the garage where you store all those things you might find a use for sometime? Wherever it is you hide it all, you may be able to help Chipperfield Theatre Group. Our next production ‘How The Other Half Loves by Alan Ayckbourn (May […]

Chipperfield Care A.g.m. 1st March 2000

19th of April 2000

It was the quietest year on record as far as number of calls was concerned, the Organiser, Muriel Samworth, said, but the busiest behind the scenes that she had ever known. She then went on the describe the numerous tasks that Chipperfield Care had acquired over the years that went on all the time. Visiting […]

Village Design Statement

2nd of April 2000

An exciting planning project, which is now well underway is the process of developing a Village Design Statement for Chipperfield. This is a community effort to set down the ideas we should like to see implemented regarding the maintenance and enhancement of the village character. These may then be incorporated into the Borough Plan as […]

Dont Forget The Two Most Important Festivals In April!

2nd of April 2000

How often do we make a mental reminder to ourselves about important occasions and then forget them? We have all suffered from this lapse of memory at some time or another. This results in upsetting a loved one and then feeling guilty that we have forgotten something we saw as important and no doubt the […]

Spring Work

2nd of April 2000

Now that the area between the front and back doors has been turned into a pond and gravel garden, we decided to re-vamp the area on the other side of the drive, cutting back a berberis, some roses and a cotoneaster and put in a new path and have a general re-design. All was planned […]

Jasmine Safety Track Trust News

2nd of April 2000

Westwood Track Under Attack A complaint was made recently concerning hoof prints on the footpath alongside the track. Since then we have been fighting to save the track. This has resulted in the horse track being widened, paying to erect new notices and £200 being added to our annual £400 rent. If we do not […]

David Riley

2nd of April 2000

Daves wife Julia and his Mum wish to thank all friends for their support and kind thoughts over the tragic death of Dave. Especially David Bell, who was a tower of strength for us in the time of need. We would also like to thank everyone who attended the service in St. Pauls Church, Chipperfield.Mrs. […]

Recycling Yellow Pages

2nd of April 2000

The new edition of Yellow Pages is due for delivery to every household in the next few weeks. What to do with the old one? Recycle it! For the first time Dacorum has been able to organise a recycling scheme to prevent adding more waste to landfill sites. The Parish Council have arranged for a […]

Chipperfield Cricket Club

2nd of April 2000

To mark the millennium and coincide with the first cricket season of the new century, Chipperfield Cricket Club are holding a celebration Dinner Dance, to be held at the Club on the eve of ‘Village Day, Friday 9 June 2000.The event will be staged in a large marquee erected on the Common adjacent to the […]

Sponsored Walk

2nd of April 2000

The indefatigable Gladys Taaffe, a mere 89 year old, and her dog, Jodie (who doggedly refuses to disclose her age!) will be undertaking another sponsored walk on Sunday 16 April to raise funds for the Chiltern Open Air Museum. The walk will cover seven and a half miles from Latimer to the Museum. Both Gladys […]

Neighbourhood Watch

2nd of April 2000

The speaker at the Annual Parish Meeting on 10 April will be Phil Anslow, Neighbourhood Watch Support Officer for Dacorum. Mr. Anslow, a former Police Officer, will outline the increasing success of the Neighbourhood Watch Scheme in Dacorum and its important role in new policing strategies. Perhaps his message may inspire the formation of new […]

Spring Cleaning?

2nd of April 2000

Do you have any un-wanted gifts, ornaments, books, plants, etc. you wish to dispose of which could be sold at the Evening WIs Spring Sale? If so, please bring them to the Village Hall between 1O.OOam and 1.OOpm on Saturday 8 April. (Please note: no large items, clothes, shoes, or electrical goods). All items gratefully […]

Chipperfield Youth Club

2nd of April 2000

The Management Committee of the Chipperfield Youth Club, in conjunction with the St. Pauls After School Club, are hoping to improve the present Youth Club premises or erect a new building on the existing site (assuming that all planning and financial applications are successful).We would be interested to hear from any local organisations, particularly those […]