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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.

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.

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: Family Day - Choirs

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.

Nigel Havers comes to Aylesbury in Oscar Wilde play

Bucks Free Press:

10:30am Sunday 28th September 2014

THE epitome of charm, Nigel Havers, is part of a star studded cast bringing one of Oscar Wilde's best loved works to the stage at Aylesbury next month.

The Bell at Chartridge

Bucks Free Press:

12:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

THIS week's I Love My Local heads to Chartridge.

Record number of visitors at Hughenden Manor during 1940s weekend

Bucks Free Press:

1:15pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A RECORD number of visitors went to Hughenden Manor last Sunday during their 1940s themed weekend.

Wasps rugby player takes class at gym fundraiser

Bucks Free Press:

11:17am Thursday 25th September 2014

WASPS rugby player James Haskell took a circuit class at the weekend at a gym fundraiser in Amersham.

Son with diabetes inspires fundraising drive

Bucks Free Press:

5:00pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

A DAD from Speen will be joining in with a London Bridges Walk this weekend to help raise funds to find a cure for diabetes.

School hosts three course dinner

Bucks Free Press:

4:03pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

A SCHOOL hall was transformed into a pop up restaurant in Hazlemere to raise funds for infant and junior schools.

Top five things to do this weekend in south Bucks

Bucks Free Press:

12:50pm Friday 26th September 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:

11:50am Friday 26th September 2014

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

VIDEO: Former Dr Who writes his 1,000th column for the BFP

Bucks Free Press:

10:50am Friday 26th September 2014

TODAY sees the 1,000th offering from our columnist, Colin Baker, who has not yet missed a single week since he started in 1995.

One man brings the trilogy of the Lord of the Rings to the Swan

Bucks Free Press:

2:10pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

CANADIAN actor Charles Ross is bringing his One Man Lord of the Rings show to the Wycombe Swan on Friday night- where he recreates J.R.R. Tolkien's world of Middle-earth with nothing more than elbow pads and his outrageous imagination.

Autumn days at Cliveden

Bucks Free Press:

10:00am Monday 29th September 2014

THE autumn colours get a good showing at the National Trust grounds of Cliveden.

Food review: The Black Horse in Great Missenden

Bucks Free Press:

9:50am Saturday 27th September 2014

WHOLESOME, homemade food is on offer at The Black Horse in Great Missenden and at a good price too.

Flackwell Heath man inspired by dad to complete cycle challenge

Bucks Free Press:

4:59pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A FLACKWELL Heath man has completed a London to Paris bike ride for a charity close to his heart.

Bake Off star talks about clouds of icing sugar and blue eyed judges ahead of Thame Food Festival

Bucks Free Press: John Whaite

9:00am Wednesday 24th September 2014

JOHN Whaite was watched by seven million viewers as he stormed to victory to win the Great British Bake Off in 2012. Since then he has released two cook books and is opening a cookery school later this year. He is doing a cookery demonstration at Thame Food Festival this Saturday.

Pan-disability football team set up in Risborough

Bucks Free Press: Problems with parking being addressed in Risborough

3:50pm Friday 19th September 2014

RISBOROUGH Rangers Junior Football Club, with the support of the Football Association, has established a pan-disability football group for boys and girls aged seven to 11.

Hearing dog helps raise money for charity

Bucks Free Press:

10:50am Friday 19th September 2014

A HEARING dog helped raise money by joining charity volunteers on a walk along the length of Hadrian's Wall.

Life saving equipment installed in Bucks village

Bucks Free Press:

12:30pm Sunday 21st September 2014

TWO life saving machines can now be accessed by the public in Stokenchurch.

Cllr: 'All hot school meals will be in place by next term'

Bucks Free Press:

10:40am Saturday 20th September 2014

THE county council will catch up with the provision of hot school meals by the start of next term, a senior councillor has said.

Headteacher: 'Report's 11+ data is selectively drawn and unvalidated'

Bucks Free Press:

4:21pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A GRAMMAR school headteacher has said a campaign group's findings into pass rates for the new 11+ exam are "selectively drawn and unvalidated."

Just the ticket: What's on this week

Bucks Free Press:

1:20pm Friday 19th September 2014

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

Top five things to do this weekend in south Bucks

Bucks Free Press:

12:20pm Friday 19th September 2014

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

Risborough resident benefits from 50-year-old charity

Bucks Free Press:

10:10am Thursday 18th September 2014

A CHARITY which is celebrating its 50th year has helped more than 100,000 people with disabilities.

Retail stalwart changes its name

Bucks Free Press:

8:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

A RETAIL stalwart in Princes Risborough has changed its name and had a refurbishment.

Planning applications for September 15

Bucks Free Press: Planning applications for October 14

5:08pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

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

Hundreds rally to save village butchers

Bucks Free Press:

4:49pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

HUNDREDS of residents have rallied together to support a village butcher who could be forced out of his shop and home to make way for a three bedroom house.

Thousands raised to train more hearing dogs

Bucks Free Press:

3:20pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

MORE than £20,000 was raised at the Hearing Dogs for Deaf People Late Summer Show in Saunderton.

Music academy launched in High Wycombe

Bucks Free Press:

4:40pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

HUNDREDS of children, musicians and parents came together to celebrate the opening of a new music academy on Saturday.

Family offers reward for return of pet cats

Bucks Free Press:

4:20pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A FAMILY were left disappointed after they thought they had found one of their pet cats- only to discover the feline belonged to someone else.

Win a drive with Paddy Hopkirk at the Kop Hill Climb

Bucks Free Press: Kop Hill Climb

3:23pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

ONE of the biggest events in Bucks is taking place this weekend which will see cars zoom up the Kop Hill Climb.

Campaign group: 'Tutor proof 11+ exam failed to make the process fairer'

Bucks Free Press: Grammar schools reveal new 11+ exams

10:41am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A REPORT out today has said the new tutor proof 11+ exam has not helped children from more disadvantaged homes get grammar school places.

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