Bucks Free Press: Photograph of the Author

Rebecca Cain LATEST

Bid to protect wildlife site

Bucks Free Press:

4:31pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

A CONSERVATION trust has launched an appeal to save a wildlife site, renowned for its variety of wild flowers, butterflies and moths.

New play equipment installed in Studley Green

Bucks Free Press:

4:27pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

NEW play equipment has been installed next to the community centre in Studley Green.

The Manfreds come to the Wycombe Swan

Bucks Free Press:

4:24pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

ORIGINAL Manfred Mann members Paul Jones, Mike Hugg and Tom McGuinness, are joined by Rob Townsend, Marcus Cliffe and Simon Currie as the exciting new line-up of The Manfreds at The Wycombe Swan on November 20. Freetime talks to Paul, who after the initial success of Manfred Mann, went solo in 1966 and pursued an acting career.

Bucks photographer takes his work to Paris

Bucks Free Press:

10:20am Saturday 11th October 2014

CHALFONT St Giles photographer Ted Kinsey will exhibit 40 monochrome photographs of the historic glass passages of Paris during the city’s prestigious 18th Paris Photo fair this autumn.

Review: Barnum at the Wycombe Swan

Bucks Free Press:

11:56am Wednesday 8th October 2014

BARNUM is such an exciting show to watch with amazing acrobatics, fire eating and Brian Conley walking a tight rope.

Gorgon City DJ talks about growing up in High Wycombe

Bucks Free Press:

11:10am Friday 10th October 2014

KYE Gibbon started making music as a hobby- never expecting it to get in the charts. This year three of the singles he has released with Matt Robson-Scott as production duo Gorgon City have charted in the top 40 and this week they released their début album. Not bad for a High Wycombe DJ who left college with one and a half A-Levels.

Top five things to do this weekend in south Bucks

Bucks Free Press:

10:50am Friday 10th October 2014

SEE Freetime's pick of the top five things to do this weekend.

Just the ticket: What's on this week

Bucks Free Press: Rant against the machine - interview with comedian Jo Caulfield

2:50pm Friday 10th October 2014

PLAN your week ahead with Freetime's what's on guide.

New theatre company overwhelmed by community's kindness

Bucks Free Press:

11:41am Tuesday 7th October 2014

A FLEDGLING theatre group has been overwhelmed by the support from the community which has helped them build a new venue in High Wycombe.

Review: The Importance of Being Earnest at Aylesbury

Bucks Free Press:

9:55am Tuesday 7th October 2014

THE second half of the The Importance of Being Earnest came alive as the actors romped their way through the silliness and delight of the Oscar Wilde play.

Food review: The Peacock in Bolter End

Bucks Free Press:

10:20am Saturday 11th October 2014

THE menu at The Peacock in Bolter End is simple but for good reason- the landlord wants to offer punters traditional food in an English pub environment.

Beaconsfield five car collision: Driver thought to have had a medical episode

Bucks Free Press:

12:03pm Monday 6th October 2014

POLICE have released further details about a five vehicle collision in Beaconsfield yesterday, where a cyclist was injured.

Pair sentenced for child sex offences

Bucks Free Press:

10:30am Monday 6th October 2014

TWO Chesham men have been locked up for child exploitation offences against two 15-year-old girls.

Burglar sentenced for Hazlemere ram-raid

Bucks Free Press:

9:50am Monday 6th October 2014

A BURGLAR who drove into the front of a shop in Hazlemere in an attempt to steal cigarettes has been sentenced to 32 months in prison.

Update: Cyclist being treated by paramedics after Beaconsfield collision

Bucks Free Press:

3:41pm Sunday 5th October 2014

POLICE were called to a collision between a cyclist and a car in Beaconsfield at 3pm today, leading to a road closure.

VIDEO: Railway exhibition rolls into town

Bucks Free Press:

3:10pm Saturday 4th October 2014

A RAILWAY exhibition rolled into Beaconsfield today.

Councillor fears parking system will discourage residents to town

Bucks Free Press:

7:30am Saturday 4th October 2014

A NEW parking system continues to cause problems in Princes Risborough, prompting worries from councillors that it will scare shoppers away.

Cllr: 'The wrong message is being sent out by closing tourist information offices'

Bucks Free Press:

8:20am Sunday 5th October 2014

A COUNCILLOR has said he is fed up of Princes Risborough being "the dumping ground for houses but not for cash".

Village shop asks for loyalty during road closures

Bucks Free Press:

2:13pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

A ROAD closure has prompted a village shop to ask for residents to make extra effort to support them.

No further action in dog collision case

Bucks Free Press: Gordon, Rosie and Mandy

1:10pm Saturday 4th October 2014

NO further action will be taken with regards to a dog who was killed on a pathway by a motorcyclist.

Empty pub's entrance blocked off

Bucks Free Press: Motorcyclist dies at crash scene

11:30am Saturday 4th October 2014

ENTRANCE to a vacant pub has been blocked after concerns were raised about trespassing and fly tipping.

Theatre in the villages is underway

Bucks Free Press:

1:00pm Sunday 5th October 2014

THEATRE in the Villages is back, where top entertainers perform at rural areas around south Bucks.

Popular dance company returns to Wycombe Swan

Bucks Free Press:

2:50pm Sunday 5th October 2014

THE Richard Alston Dance Company is bringing a new performance to the Wycombe Swan, which will be only the sixth time is has been done in front of an audience. Burning is one of three dances being performed by the popular contemporary dance company to music by Franz Liszt and received rave reviews after it premiered in Edinburgh. Here Richard Alston talks to Freetime.

Roy Grace novelist talks about upcoming play in Aylesbury

Bucks Free Press:

10:30am Sunday 5th October 2014

SEEING his work on stage is a dream come true for novelist Peter James. The international best selling author spoke to Freetime about The Perfect Murder, which is coming to Aylesbury this month.

Stolen car found burnt out in field

Bucks Free Press:

10:20am Thursday 2nd October 2014

POLICE are looking for witnesses or information after a stolen car was found burnt out in a field off Peters Lane in Monks Risborough.

Town to get new Christmas lights

Bucks Free Press:

4:10pm Saturday 4th October 2014

NEW Christmas lights will adorn the streets of Princes Risborough this year.

Risborough moving forward with grass cutting plans

Bucks Free Press:

5:10pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

DEVOLVED services are moving forward in Princes Risborough with a first cut this month.

Town's police station could be closed

Bucks Free Press:

4:30pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

THE police station in Princes Risborough could close and be amalgamated with a council building.

Villagers to have their say on future of Longwick

Bucks Free Press:

4:20pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

RESIDENTS will be able to have their say about the opportunities and threats for the future character of their village following a large planning proposal for 175 homes.

TV presenter's cafe closes its doors

Bucks Free Press:

3:27pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A CAFE in Chinnor run by a TV presenter and cook has closed its doors for the last time.

VIDEO: Mayor takes part in ice bucket challenge

Bucks Free Press:

5:20pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

THE town crier of Beaconsfield introduced an ice bucket challenge today which saw the mayor being drenched.

Risborough author wins readers' choice award

Bucks Free Press:

10:20am Saturday 4th October 2014

A PRINCES Risborough resident who worked for the UN won an award this summer for her latest novel, New Beginnings.

Food review: The Boot in Bledlow Ridge

Bucks Free Press:

11:10am Saturday 4th October 2014

THE Boot in Bledlow Ridge is thriving. After Emma and Andy Goddard took over the community owned pub last year they have been drawing in diners with their excellent menu.

Just the ticket: What's on this week

Bucks Free Press:

3:10pm Friday 3rd October 2014

PLAN your week ahead in south Bucks with our what's on guide.

VIDEO: Elgiva panto has another modern twist

Bucks Free Press:

3:20pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

IN true Elgiva panto style- Jack isn't climbing up the beanstalk as the traditional story dictates- he is flying in a rocket.

Planning applications for September 26

Bucks Free Press: Planning applications for October 14

9:19am Tuesday 30th September 2014

THE following planning applications were validated by south Bucks councils on Friday.

Top five things to do this weekend in south Bucks

Bucks Free Press:

10:30am Friday 3rd October 2014

SEE Freetime's pick of the top five things to do in south Bucks.

Hazlemere RBL members deliver standard to French museum

Bucks Free Press:

9:30am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A MUSEUM in France has been entrusted with the care of an emblem from Hazlemere.

Girlguiding volunteers needed

Bucks Free Press:

5:30pm Monday 29th September 2014

VOLUNTEERS are urgently needed to help the Girlguiding division in the area.

Wycombe's Environment Centre relocates

Bucks Free Press:

8:30am Tuesday 30th September 2014

MORE than 100 visitors turned up at the Chilterns Shopping Centre for the re-opening of the Wycombe Environment Centre.

Stall holder proposes at Thame Food Festival

Bucks Free Press:

6:10am Tuesday 30th September 2014

LOVE was in the air at Thame Food Festival as one of the stall holders proposed to their partner with a celebrity chef watching the special moment.

Police investigating Castlefield suspected arson release man's description

Bucks Free Press:

4:33pm Monday 29th September 2014

POLICE have released a description of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a suspected arson this morning.

Uni launches state-of-the-art health facility

Bucks Free Press:

2:20pm Saturday 27th September 2014

A REFURBISHMENT of a department at Bucks New Uni which cost £4.5million has been completed in time for the new academic year.

Homes to be built on school site in Stokenchurch

Bucks Free Press:

2:02pm Friday 26th September 2014

A NEW cluster of homes will be built at the Slade Road school site in Stokenchurch in the New Year.

One hundred dogs take part in charity dog show

Bucks Free Press:

4:40pm Friday 26th September 2014

MORE than 100 dogs took part in a fundraising dog show in Stokenchurch.

Day centre goes from strength to strength

Bucks Free Press:

3:10pm Friday 26th September 2014

A DAY centre which was saved for the community continues to get busier than ever.

Icons inspire musical chair

Bucks Free Press:

1:03pm Friday 26th September 2014

TWO GCSE pupils from Princes Risborough School have contributed their own homage to their music heroes with an adaptation of ercol’s classic stacking chair.

Shop sells its 10,000th scone

Bucks Free Press:

1:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

A COMMUNITY shop in Hughenden has sold its 10,000th homemade scone.

Disbanded am dram group donate to day care centre

Bucks Free Press:

3:40pm Thursday 25th September 2014

AN AM dram group which has finished due to dwindling numbers gave its remaining assets to a day centre.

Sixties model talks about Sinatra and Kennedy in latest novel

Bucks Free Press:

1:30pm Saturday 27th September 2014

BEING friends with Frank Sinatra and dining at the White House during the Cuban Missile Crisis are featured in a semi autobiographical novel by 60s model, Sandra Howard.

click2find


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree