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Online flash mob to boost awareness of sexual exploitation in Bucks

Bucks Free Press:

5:10pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

AN online flash mob is aiming to raise awareness of sexual exploitation across Bucks at the start of next month.

Bucks residents urged to 'Stand Up to Cancer'

Bucks Free Press:

2:40pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

MEN, women and children in Buckinghamshire are being urged to join forces and Stand Up To Cancer.

Video: Marlow mayor latest to be iced

Bucks Free Press:

1:00pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

MARLOW'S mayor became the latest high profile figure to take on the charity Ice Bucket Challenge this morning - much to the delight of her onlooking subjects.

Health trust invests nearly £500m on scanning machine upgrades

Bucks Free Press:

12:40pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

ALMOST half a million has been spent by Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust on upgrading ten ultrasound machines that can offer faster and more efficient imaging for patients in need across the county.

Restaurant review: Bombay Dream in Wooburn Moor

Bucks Free Press:

11:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

WE are a nation of curry lovers and no mistake, with anglicised creation Chicken Tikka Massala even having been hailed as the nation’s favourite dish by the New Labour Government back in the noughties.

Man charged with serious child cruelty offences

Bucks Free Press: Police Easter campaign to stamp out crime

9:46am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A MAN has been charged with a series of child cruelty offences against a young boy.

Video: Wanderers man takes up the Ice Bucket Challenge

Bucks Free Press:

9:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

AFTER being nominated by Bucks Free Press reporter Andy Carswell, a well known Wycombe man took on the Ice Bucket Challenge yesterday.

Council leader objects to shop building plans

Bucks Free Press:

9:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

The leader of Wycombe District Council has added his voice to growing objections over a controversial building to replace a Marlow shop.

Crowdfunding bid for unitary authority study hits target

Bucks Free Press: Philippa Batting, Managing Director of Buckinghamshire Business First

7:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A BUSINESS-LED campaign to raise £25, 000 for a crowdfunded study into the pros and cons of creating a unitary authority in the county – a move that some estimate could save £25million a year of public money - has met with success.

Blues manager soaked in Ice Bucket Challenge

Bucks Free Press:

6:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

BLUES manager Gareth Ainsworth faced the freeze himself this week after having a wheelie bin full of ice cold water tipped over him by some of his players.

Police investigate reported rape at Reading Festival

Bucks Free Press: PPolice controlled my either the Conservatives or the Labour Party

2:28pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A TEENAGER was allegedly raped at Reading Festival last night.

Man airlifted to hospital after motorway crash

Bucks Free Press: Police Easter campaign to stamp out crime

1:57pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A MALE driver suffered a head injury this morning and had to be airlifted to hospital following a collision on the M40.

Video: BFP reporter soaked in Ice Bucket Challenge

Bucks Free Press:

12:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

BUCKS Free Press reporter Andy Carswell faced the Ice Bucket Challenge after being nominated by Wycombe Wanderers manager Gareth Ainsworth.

Enter Shikari at Reading Festival: 'It's always one of the highlights of the year'

Bucks Free Press:

12:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

AS Reading Festival kicks off its three day extravaganza today, we speak to Reading regulars Enter Shikari about their gig on the main stage.

Jewellery, photography equipment and electrical items taken in burglary

Bucks Free Press: Police appeal for witnesses after man was racially abused

5:01pm Friday 22nd August 2014

BURGLARS stole jewellery, photography equipment and electrical items after breaking into a house in Stokenchurch, police have said.

Bus and taxi drivers compete for charity

Bucks Free Press:

3:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

BUS drivers and taxi drivers in High Wycombe competed against each other in a one-off cricket match this month to raise money for the mayor’s charity.

Two cars taken after Amersham house break-in

Bucks Free Press: Police step-up fight against organised crime

2:10pm Friday 22nd August 2014

TWO cars were stolen after burglars broke into a house in Amersham and took the keys.

Charity brings man who suffered brain damage back from brink

Bucks Free Press:

2:28pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A RETIRED design teacher and lecturer from Chesham had to learn again to walk, eat properly and read after being struck down with a tumour that caused him brain damage - and has credited a Bucks charity with helping hm in his recovery.

Youth charged with sex offences

Bucks Free Press: Police Easter campaign to stamp out crime

10:30am Friday 22nd August 2014

A 17-YEAR-OLD has been charged with a series of sex offences - including causing a child to engage in prostitution or pornography.

Band interview: Deaf Havana set for Reading's main stage today

Bucks Free Press:

9:47am Friday 22nd August 2014

Deaf Havana will be playing Reading Festival’s main stage today.

Record GCSE results for Holmer Green Senior School

Bucks Free Press: Ofsted finds Holmer Green school requires improvement

8:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

HOLMER Green Senior School achieved the best results in their history as they had a ten per cent rise in the number of pupils achieving five A*-C grades.

Fitness instructor vows to help Kyrece appeal

Bucks Free Press:

6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

A FITNESS instructor, whose clients include those directly affected by the tragic death of Kyrece Francis, will hold a fundraising bootcamp in his memory tomorrow.

Family fun day for Wycombe charity

Bucks Free Press:

4:50pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A SCHOOL in Sands will host a family fun day to help raise money for a High Wycombe charity this weekend.

Driver airlifted to hospital following M40 collision

Bucks Free Press: Police step-up fight against organised crime

9:21am Friday 22nd August 2014

A DRIVER had to be airlifted to hospital following a collision with a tipper truck on the M40 between Loudwater and High Wycombe this morning.

Man found dead in Marlow named

Bucks Free Press:

4:11pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A MAN who was found dead in Marlow in the early hours of Saturday morning has been named as Andrew Cosby.

Pair charged with sex offences including rape and trafficking

Bucks Free Press: REJECTED AND DEJECTED: An Ammanford man was left disappointed after a judge refused to send him to jail.

5:30pm Thursday 21st August 2014

TWO High Wycombe men have been charged with sexual offences, including human trafficking and raping a girl under the age of 13.

Royal Grammar School students jump for joy

Bucks Free Press:

6:20pm Thursday 21st August 2014

TEENAGERS were jumping for joy in High Wycombe today as they tore open their envelopes to reveal another successful year of GCSEs.

Results 'fly in the face of expectations' at Wycombe High School

Bucks Free Press:

6:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Wycombe High School celebrated another good year with their headteacher claiming the results fly in the face of expectations.

John Hampden Grammar School continues upward trend

Bucks Free Press:

5:38pm Thursday 21st August 2014

JOHN Hampden Grammar School students were celebrating record GCSE results today – the best, it said, in the school’s history, with almost 30 per cent of all grades being A*.

15-year-old college student gets A* maths GCSE

Bucks Free Press:

5:06pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A PUPIL from Amersham and Wycombe College was one of the youngest in the country to achieve an A* in GCSE maths.

Ten complete clean sweep of top grades at Beaconsfield High School

Bucks Free Press:

4:45pm Thursday 21st August 2014

TEN girls from Beaconsfield High School gained a clean sweep of A*s this year as the school continued its GCSE success.

Celebrations at Misbourne's GCSE results

Bucks Free Press:

4:36pm Thursday 21st August 2014

MISBOURNE School students achieved outstanding GCSE results as nearly 80 per cent achieved five or more A*-C passes.

Best ever GCSE scores for Highcrest despite tough year

Bucks Free Press:

3:59pm Thursday 21st August 2014

STUDENTS and staff at Highcrest Academy are celebrating after it was announced the school achieved its best GCSE results since it was opened, despite a tough year.

School's elite pull in perfect GCSE grades

Bucks Free Press:

2:52pm Thursday 21st August 2014

STAR pupils at a Marlow school took their titles literally as three top academic minds walked away with perfect grades in their GCSE exams.

Help is at hand for GCSE pupils as they take next step

Bucks Free Press:

1:43pm Thursday 21st August 2014

ADVICE is on hand for pupils opening their exam results this morning – whatever the outcome - as they consider their next step after changes to government rules on education.

'Astounding' GCSE scores round off top summer for Marlow schools

Bucks Free Press:

11:16am Thursday 21st August 2014

SUCCESS is once again the word of the day around Marlow after a stellar set of GCSE results followed record A Level marks to round off a positive summer for the town’s schools.

Bucks pupils await their GCSE results

Bucks Free Press: Bucks pupils celebrate GCSE results

9:19am Thursday 21st August 2014

THE anxious wait is finally over for school pupils across Bucks who will be picking up their GCSE results this morning.

Five generations help Prestwood resident celebrate 100th birthday

Bucks Free Press:

8:10am Thursday 21st August 2014

FIVE generations of the same family came together to help one of Prestwood's best known residents celebrate her 100th birthday.

Dog attacked retired woman, leaving her hospitalised

Bucks Free Press:

6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A DOG attacked a retired woman last week as she was walking home, forcing her to be admitted to hospital, and she now says she is worried it could injure again.

Plans approved for nursery in disused pub

Bucks Free Press: The Bull in Bellingdon

4:46pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A NURSERY will be created in a disused village pub after plans were approved on appeal.

Benefit fraudster sentenced after obtaining nearly £12,000

Bucks Free Press: REJECTED AND DEJECTED: An Ammanford man was left disappointed after a judge refused to send him to jail.

4:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A BENEFIT fraudster from Flackwell Heath has been sentenced to ten weeks in prison, suspended for 12 months, after obtaining nearly £12,000 from Wycombe District Council.

Revised collection dates for Bank Holiday Monday

Bucks Free Press:

3:40pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

WASTE collections in the South Bucks district will be revised next week with no collection due to take place on Bank Holiday Monday.

Roald Dahl Museum celebrates 50 years of Wonka on author's birthday

Bucks Free Press:

3:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A DOUBLE celebration next month marks the birthday of one of Britain’s greatest children’s authors and the 50th anniversary of one of his biggest global hits.

In pictures: Children given a lesson at the school of rock

Bucks Free Press:

2:40pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A NEW age of rock music was unveiled in Beaconsfield this week as children as young as seven picked up their instruments.

Teenager charged as police tackle graffiti problem

Bucks Free Press: PPolice controlled my either the Conservatives or the Labour Party

2:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A 17-YEAR-OLD boy has been charged with alleged criminal damage, as police continue to tackle a graffiti problem in Hazlemere.

Meeting over reserve housing sites 'just a PR exercise' say campaigners

Bucks Free Press:

12:55pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

PLANNERS and councilors are 'hearing but not listening' to residents and may have already made up their mind to release areas for housing, according to campaigners trying to save one of the reserve sites from development.

Kyrece fundraisers confident they can break £15k mark

Bucks Free Press:

11:29am Wednesday 20th August 2014

ORGANISERS of the hugely successful fundraising campaign in memory of Kyrece Francis say they are confident they can break the £15,000 mark - more than seven times the original target.

Town society adds voice to controversial build plans

Bucks Free Press:

10:14am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A LEADING conservation group for Marlow has added its criticism to a new project to transform the site of an iconic town business.

Teenage girl missing for more than 30 hours

Bucks Free Press:

9:40am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A TEENAGE girl from Bucks has been missing for more than 24 hours, and police say they are concerned for her welfare.

Rural south Bucks houses are UK's 'least affordable'

Bucks Free Press:

9:20am Wednesday 20th August 2014

HOUSE prices in rural areas of south Bucks are the least affordable in the country, new figures show.

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