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1st Chipperfield Brownies

1st of May 2011

We have welcomed eight new Brownies since September 2010. Here are some of the fun activities the girls have enjoyed during the previous two terms. We gained our Friend to Animals badge – following on from our trip to Whipsnade Zoo prior to the Summer holidays. Thanks go to Bob Broadfield for bringing his dog, [...]

Ros Holt 1952 – 2010

1st of March 2011

Sadly Rosamond (Ros) Holt who was well known and very active in Sarratt and Chipperfield passed away on the 9 November following just under a year of fighting two forms of cancer, which came from nowhere, and it is taking us all some time to come to terms with what has happened and to write [...]

1st Chipperfield Brownies

1st of September 2010

We have welcomed three new Brownies since April. This term we learned about what Brownies was like in the past and gained our Brownie Traditions badge, went on a nature trail and made collages out of natural materials. The older girls did their out and about badge with John Hopkins (thanks Dad) and the younger [...]

1st Chipperfiled Brownies

1st of June 2010

We have welcomed three new Brownies since January. Here are some of the fun activities the girls have enjoyed this term. We made Easter bonnets and friendship bracelets and dressed up in costumes from different countries to celebrate Thinking Day. Our Brownies joined in various District events which included a special Church Parade to celebrate [...]

Brownies

1st of February 2010

We have welcomed 6 Brownies since September.  Our term began with a fantastic Centenary Launch party at Phasels Wood, Kings Langley.  Some 2000 girls and women from West and South West Hertfordshire joined together to celebrate the launch of 100 years of Guiding.  We participated in many activities, including climbing, abseiling, pedal karts, inflatables and [...]

1st Chipperfield Brownies

2nd of May 2009

We have welcomed four Brownies this term. The girls have enjoyed various activities including a four week first aid course run by the British Red Cross. The Brownies worked extremely hard to gain their First Aid and First Aid Advanced badges. Well done, everyone. We joined the rest of Kings Langley District including Rainbows and [...]

1st Chipperfield Brownies

20th of March 2009

We have welcomed 6 new Brownies since September. Our girls have enjoyed lots of fun activities, including an evening all about our senses, an autumn theme and a Christmas craft night. The girls worked very hard over 2 weeks to achieve their healthy heart badge. A highlight was visiting Vue Cinema at Woodside to see [...]

Tom Gilbert

2nd of March 2009

Norah, Jo and Jack Gilbert were just trying to come to terms with losing their beloved sister, Rose, on 20 October to a two year battle against cancer when they were told tragically of the sudden death from a heart attack on 5 December of their brother, Tom, aged 76.Tom was a master carpenter learning [...]

1st Chipperfield Brownies

20th of September 2008

We have welcomed 3 new Brownies since April. The girls have enjoyed a fun-packed term with lots of activities. We had a Brownie Traditions evening when we learned about Brownies in the past, including acting out a play called ‘The Story of the Brownies’ at an enrolment. The younger girls gained their Agility badge and [...]

1st Chipperfield Brownies

20th of June 2008

We have welcomed two new Brownies since January.  The girls have enjoyed a fun-packed term with lots of activities, including a disability awareness evening, a Thinking Day celebration and an entertainment night for the leaders! Also, I am extremely pleased to say that our Bring and Buy Sale for Marie Curie Nurses was a great [...]

Chipperfield Brownies

2nd of February 2008

The 1st Chipperfield Brownies have welcomed 6 new girls since September. We have enjoyed lots of fun-packed meetings/activities, including a keep-healthy evening and a sports circuit which the girls made up themselves. The girls worked hard to gain their road safety and fire safety badges; thanks to Andy Mackness for taking the girls through their [...]

1st Chipperfield Brownie Pack

20th of September 2007

We have welcomed 5 new girls since Easter. We have enjoyed lots of fun-packed meetings/activities this term, including a German and French language night where no English was spoken! The girls have also worked for their Seasons badge. We had a sponsored agility circuit to raise money for Children with Leukaemia and raised an amazing [...]

1st Chipperfield Brownie Pack

20th of May 2007

1st Chipperfield Brownies have welcomed 9 new girls since September. We have enjoyed lots of fun-packed meetings/activities, including a night walk and learning to line dance. One of our parents joined us to do a keep-fit routine, thanks very much Charlie. We all had a great time. We ended the term with Christmas craft and [...]

Village People

2nd of September 2006

Diamond Wedding CelebrationsLocal residents  Kath and Ron Ray celebrated   their    Diamond     WeddingAnniversary on the 20 July with around fifty of their friends and family in the grounds of their home in Chipperfield. In order that  guests could travel from far and wide to attend, they held their celebrations a few days earlier than the exact [...]

1st Chipperfield Brownies

2nd of December 2004

What a wonderful week-end. The 1st Chipperfield Brownies enjoyed a fun packed Pack Holiday at Lees Wood, Chandlers Cross from 29-31 October. The theme of the week-end was Winnie the Pooh and the girls had great fun joining in with helping to cook the meals, washing up and cleaning the Pack Holiday home. The activities [...]

Edith Midgley (1922-2002)

19th of February 2003

Edith Midgley, who died on 16 November last year, lived all her life in Chipperfield. Many people will have recollections of their own association with Edith, but as a tribute to her, I have brought together some of her own memories which she recorded in 1998 for the `Chipperfield Within Living Memory’ project. Edith, an [...]

Chipperfield Theatre Group

2nd of November 2002

It is perhaps with a sense of mischief that Chipperfield Theatre Group chose Out of Focus for their latest production. One wondered if the opening scene involving several groups being triple booked at a village hall was dear to their hearts. Feeling that for the Badminton club, Brownies and slide show speaker that appeared in [...]

1st Chipperfield Brownie Pack

19th of September 2002

Since the beginning of the year we have welcomed nine new Brownies: Rebecca Scott, Amy Fitzpatrick, Agnes Vane, Tara Hastings, Sophie Novell, May Critchfield, Eleanor Pritchard, Georgie Wilkins and Annie Wheeler. We also welcomed Lydia Nicholson as our Snowy Owl. Lydia has become a valued member of the team and has always got some good [...]

Just Passing By – What A Joy!

19th of September 2002

The headline above was the comment of one visitor to St. Pauls Flower Festival held in July and it sums up a superb weekend of beautiful flowers, music, refreshments and friendship and, luckily, the weather! The 33 flower arrangers were brilliant with their interpretations of the subjects given to them with the theme “With Hearts, [...]

1st Chipperfield Brownie Pack

19th of October 2000

Since the beginning of the year we have welcomed five new Brownies: Kirsty Inglis, Elinor Rootes, Andrea Inglis, Sophie Exton and Hannah Martin. Sadly, we said goodbye to Samantha Cotterell, Bryony Compton, Isabel Harvey, Danielle Johnson, Alice Margrave and Sophie Dicker. Here are just a few things the girls have enjoyed this year: The Brownies [...]