The following is a summary of the information about burials in Chipperfield presented by Mary Nobbs at the meeting held on 16 June to discuss how the village is going to deal with the serious issue of finding further burial space. Chipperfield did not have a graveyard until 1838 when St Paul’s Church was dedicated. [...]
Ann and Tony Soanes would like to thank all their friends for the kindness and good wishes they received on the occasion of their Golden Wedding in June. A thank you from Audrey Robinson to the many who attended and contributed to a Coffee Morning held on 20 July in aid of The Hospice of [...]
Rita Forsythe and family would like to thank everyone for the kind letters and cars they have received.
We are sorry to record the death of Len Forsythe of Sweet Briars, The Common, and our sincere sympathygoes to his wife, Rita, and family.
Robin and Lysbeth Sindall are sadly leaving Chipperfield at the end of March. Having lived down Scatterdells Lane for 35 years; firstly at Conway, No. 83 for five and a half years, followed by 29 years at Wood Dale No. 68, finishing renting at Silver Trees No. 73 for the last 6 months. Every one [...]
Peter and Lucy Williams at Anchor Cottage, The Common, are over the moon with their new little granddaughter, Elodie Rose, who arrived on Monday 17 January, weighing 8lbs 6oz – a daughter for Brendon and Charlotte, who was a pupil at St Paul’s, and sister for Reuben
VILLAGE PEOPLE All of the Bell Family from Croft Lane are delighted to announce that Elizabeth Maker, nee Bell, gave birth to a daughter, Amelia Hazel, weighing 7lbs 1oz on 29 November. The whole family are delighted and both Amelia and Elizabeth are well. Good wishes to all. Graham & Susan Fowler of the Courtaulds, [...]
Lesley and Richard Edwards are pleased to announce the safe arrival on 28 October of twin granddaughters, Charlotte Maeve and Esme Rhiannon, born to their son and daughter-in-law, Robbie and Emma, in Putney. We are sad to report the tragic death on 8 October of Mark Dunford, aged 45, husband of Katie, father of [...]
Congratulations to Carly-Anne Jones and Mark Heaphy of Queen Street who celebrated their marriage at The Grove on 6 August. Amanda and Aaron Kirby of The Street wish to announce the birth of their third child Leo, born at home on 11 August weighing 7lb 6oz. A brother for Thomas and Emily. Congratulations to Popsi [...]
My wife and I had our first child on 16 July. Scarlet was born at 5am weighing in at 7lb. We live in Croft Cottages on Croft Lane and are very much enjoying being new parents. Tony & Juli Coupland Val and Dave Calo and Jack and Anita Lowe wish to announce the safe arrival of their [...]
We are always looking out for interesting copy for the newsletter and in particular news of village people. So, let us know when you have something to shout about – a new child/grandchild; sporting prowess; incredible exam results, or just something interesting that has happened to you and which you would like to share. Please [...]
Tony & Samantha King of Scatterdells Lane are delighted to announce the birth of their first child, Daniel James. Born on the 10 June, weighing 5lb 10oz. We are sad to report the death on 14 July of Robert Walker of Commonwood. We extend our sincere sympathy to his wife, Hilary, and to all the [...]
We are sad to report the death on 31 May of Kath Ray who lived for many years at Ridge View, Whippendell Farm. Our sympathy goes to her husband Ron, daughters Debra and Caroline and to all the family. ALL 4’s ENDURANCE Charity Motorcyle Ride. The ride, which covered the four compass points of the [...]
Terry and Sandra Wicks of Scatterdells Lane are delighted to announce the birth of their grand-daughter, Annabelle Louise, born 15 April, weighing 7lbs 10ozs. The proud parents are Spencer and Debbie of Tower Hill. Harrison, aged 3 years, is now a big brother and loving his sister. Tristan and Sarah Lloyd-Baker of Queen Street [...]
Congratulations to Gladys Taaffe who celebrated her 99th birthday on 28 February. On the day Gladys held ‘open house’ and was joined by members of her family together with many of her local friends. A really special occasion. Friends and neighbours wish to congratulate Ray Swaby of Nunfield who celebrated his 90th birthday on 24 [...]
Glynne and Ann Rees are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Bethan Rees, to Marcus Whybrow. Our sympathy goes out to the family of Dick Neil who died on 8 December. Dick was well known in the village, serving on both the Parish Council and the Parochial Church Council for many years.
The Oliver family are pleased to announce the safe arrival of Katie Rose on 27 July. Proud parents are Rosemary Oliver and Martin Seager, a sister for Jack. Luke and Karen Silverton are pleased to announce the safe arrival of their son, Julian James Silverton, on 2 September. We would like to pass on our [...]
Malcolm and Tony and families would like to thank all those who send cards and donations in respect of their late mother, Barbara Durrant, who died on June 4 aged 91 at Cherry Tree Manor Care Home in Hemel Hempstead A wedding blessing took place in the Windmill pub garden between (landlady) Dawn’s only daughter [...]
We are sad to report the death of Alice Ellen Dean who has died aged 87. Alice was a teacher at St Paul’s School in the 1960′s and her husband, Tom, was the organist at St Paul’s Church. Alice died peacefully at Lutterworth on 3 May. Diamond congratulations and very best wishes to two special [...]
Mr Brian Parry of Tower Hill would like to announce the birth of his beautiful grand-daughter, Alexandra Rose, on 12 November 2008. A daughter for Luke and Roxana Layal of Dunny Lane and sister for Joseph. Also a grand-daughter for Jann and Gogi of Abbots Langley. Chris and Sue Pinney are very pleased to announce [...]