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Microchipping and neutering event to be held in Wycombe next month

Bucks Free Press:

4:45pm Monday 22nd September 2014

South Bucks RSPCA will be hosting the event on Saturday, October 4 between 10am and 4pm at the Sea Cadet Hall, in Chestnut Avenue.

Emergency crews in dramatic river rescue drill

Bucks Free Press:

4:08pm Monday 22nd September 2014

DRAMATIC scenes unfolded on the Thames on Sunday as search and rescue crews pull a colleague to safety from the icy water – but thankfully it was all part of an emergency drill.

Wycombe police chief joins actor Tom Hollander to open 'magical' children's hospice

Bucks Free Press:

3:57pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Chief Inspector Colin Seaton was joined by families, staff, volunteers and supporters at the unveiling of the refurbished Helen and Douglas House last Monday at 6pm.

Police charge man after car window smashed with hammer

Bucks Free Press: Wycombe Magistrates' Court

2:22pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A MAN has been charged with criminal damage in connection with an incident where a car window was smashed with a hammer.

Video & Gallery: Thousands gather for Kop Hill Climb

Bucks Free Press:

1:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

THOUSANDS gathered to savour the roar of classic motor cars as they sped up Kop Hill for another weekend of petrolhead heaven.

I love my Local - Red Lion, Knotty Green

Bucks Free Press:

12:10pm Monday 22nd September 2014

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Over 1500 foodies flock to festival of flavours

Bucks Free Press:

11:57am Monday 22nd September 2014

MORE than 1500 hungry foodies descended on Marlow on Sunday for a feast of flavours at a food festival, dubbed “a resounding success” by organisers.

'Chilling' rapist loses sentence appeal

Bucks Free Press: Scales of Justice: Recent convictions at Oxfordshire's magistrates' courts

11:33am Monday 22nd September 2014

A RAPIST who abused his young victim for almost a decade has failed in a bid to have his 20 year jail sentence cut.

South Bucks singer celebrates EP release as fame beckons

Bucks Free Press:

11:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

POISED on the brink of stardom, it could have been so different for Natasha North, after the south Bucks singer-songwriter almost embarked on a transatlantic pro-football career.

Verdicts in pedestrian death court case

Bucks Free Press: Scales of Justice: Recent convictions at Oxfordshire's magistrates' courts

10:21am Monday 22nd September 2014

A 21-YEAR-OLD man has been cleared of causing a pedestrian's death by driving dangerously - but jurors have convicted him of a different charge.

Ambulance service hits out at time wasting 999 calls

Bucks Free Press: Concerns raised over increasing use of junior ambulance staff

8:20am Monday 22nd September 2014

A MAN made an emergency 999 call to the ambulance service operating in Bucks because he needed a lift home from Reading town centre.

Campaigner: To demolish WWII Wilton Park building would be 'cultural vandalism'

Bucks Free Press: Wilton Park

6:10am Monday 22nd September 2014

SUPPORT to save a former World War Two building in Beaconsfield is growing after a researcher started a petition, saying she was appalled by plans for it to be replaced with a possible 350 homes.

Town barber recognised after half a century of cuts

Bucks Free Press:

1:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A BARBER who has wielded his scissors in the same Marlow shop for nearly half a century was recognised for his services to the town last week.

Town crier honours war hero at poignant ceremony in Belgium

Bucks Free Press:

5:20pm Sunday 21st September 2014

A POIGNANT ceremony to honour the moment a war hero from Beaconsfield was awarded a Victoria Cross, was attended by the town’s crier, who laid a wreath on the very same battlefield.

Beaconsfield supermarket says it will not be extending opening times

Bucks Free Press: Giant roadside supermarket sign rejected

4:10pm Sunday 21st September 2014

A SUPERMARKET in Beaconsfield which has applied for extended opening hours says it has no plans whatsoever to keep its shop open any longer than its current times of trading.

Let Tour of Britain inspire your healthier lifestyle

Bucks Free Press: Tour of Britain

2:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

ANY residents of Bucks who felt inspired by the site of Sir Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish zooming past them on the Tour of Britain are set to have some help to get going on their bikes.

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.

Brian Conley on learning to walk the tight rope for his new role

Bucks Free Press:

10:30am Sunday 21st September 2014

TELEVISION and stage personality Brian Conley will soon return to his ‘home town’ theatre, the Wycombe Swan, with a production which he tells Freetime is one of the hardest roles he has played.

Supporters rally to defend pub over late closure row

Bucks Free Press:

8:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

SUPPORTERS of a Marlow pub have leapt to its defence after neighbours criticised the landlord’s controversial attempt to open until 4am at weekends.

Russians honour brave Second World War sailor

Bucks Free Press:

5:40pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A FORMER sailor who embarked on what Winston Churchill described as "the worst journey in the world" during the Second World War was honoured when he was presented with a medal at the Russian Embassy this week for the role he played in the notorious Arctic convoys.

Council's plea for more foster carers to keep siblings together

Bucks Free Press:

4:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A PLEA has gone out for more people in Bucks to come forward to become foster carers to stop brothers and sisters from being split up.

Charity golf event for South Bucks District's charities

Bucks Free Press: SBDC chairman Santokh Chhokar

2:10pm Saturday 20th September 2014

ASPIRING golfers in South Bucks will join the chairman of the District Council in playing 18 holes for charity next month.

Wheatus to perform at Bucks New Uni

Bucks Free Press: WHEATUS

12:30pm Saturday 20th September 2014

WHEATUS is performing at Bucks New Uni's student union on October 2. Here lead singer Brendan B. Brown talks to Abbie Blunt about One Direction, Teenage Dirtbag and a fruit allergy.

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.

Affluent South Bucks town set for first crisis foodbank

Bucks Free Press:

8:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

NEXT week will see the launch of Marlow's first ever crisis foodbank, with the Mayor saying she was shocked to discover the number of families in the town struggling to put food on the table.

At least one other Wycombe resident has joined ISIS

Bucks Free Press: Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) logo

12:08pm Friday 19th September 2014

AT least one other High Wycombe resident has fled the country to join the Islamic State militants, the Free Press can reveal.

Man crushed by digger at Marlow Bottom building site

Bucks Free Press:

12:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

A MAN was killed on a building site in Marlow Bottom this week after construction equipment fell on top of him.

Press breakdown means Bucks Free Press will not be available until tomorrow morning

Bucks Free Press:

9:24am Friday 19th September 2014

This week's issue of the Bucks Free Press and Marlow Free Press has not been printed as a result of a mechanical breakdown at our printers.

Mr India takes BFP's curry house comp

Bucks Free Press:

4:10pm Friday 19th September 2014

GREAT food and reacting to customers’ changing tastes is the reason behind Mr India winning the BFP’s Indian Restaurant of the Year competition, its owner says.

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.

Engines revving for Kop Hill return

Bucks Free Press:

2:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

ENGINES are revving in anticipation of a weekend of motoring magnificence as the Kop Hill Climb returns to Bucks tomorrow.

Man left with head injury after 'Wycombe disturbance'

Bucks Free Press: Police have arrested two men following the death of a 25-year-old woman

1:09pm Friday 19th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a disturbance in High Wycombe which left a man with a head injury.

Bourne End sailors to join world record breaking bid

Bucks Free Press:

11:30am Friday 19th September 2014

SAILORS in Bourne End will be joining thousands more across the globe to take part in a world record attempt.

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.

Men arrested in Chesham over alleged drugs deal

Bucks Free Press: Police have arrested two men following the death of a 25-year-old woman

10:10am Friday 19th September 2014

POLICE arrested two men in Chesham on suspicion of possessing crack cocaine and heroin with intent to supply.

Motorcyclist Lloyd's funeral to take place next week

Bucks Free Press:

9:30am Friday 19th September 2014

THE funeral of tragic motorcyclist Lloyd Mitchell is to take place next week.

Mayor's mixed feelings as Marlow takes silver in 'bloom awards'

Bucks Free Press:

8:00am Friday 19th September 2014

MARLOW’S floral displays fell agonisingly short of a top horticultural award, with the town’s mayor hoping to go one better next year.

Water feature to make Frogmoor return?

Bucks Free Press: The grills have now been concreted over

6:10am Friday 19th September 2014

A WATER feature could make a surprise return to troubled Frogmoor.

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."

Delays as van and lorry crash on M40

Bucks Free Press: Lorry jackknifes on M40 causing traffic tailbacks

4:53pm Thursday 18th September 2014

MOTORISTS have been warned of delays on the M40 after a lorry and a van crashed into the central reservations this afternoon.

Government approves faith school proposals

Bucks Free Press: The Khalsa Secondary Academy School

4:16pm Thursday 18th September 2014

PLANNING permission for a controversial Free Faith school in Stoke Poges has today been granted by the government.

Wycombe man jailed for town centre robbery

Bucks Free Press:

3:47pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A THUG has been jailed for three-and-a-half years for attacking and robbing a man in High Wycombe town centre.

Photos: Wycombe Sports Centre site coming together

Bucks Free Press:

2:05pm Thursday 18th September 2014

AERIAL photographs of the ongoing construction of the new Wycombe Sports Centre have been released by a council.

Plans to slash allotment waiting times agreed by committee

Bucks Free Press: Campaigners plead for Bassetsbury Lane allotment re-opening

11:01am Thursday 18th September 2014

PLANS to slash the waiting list for allotment plots in High Wycombe have been agreed by the High Wycombe Town Committee.

A413 death: pedestrian named

Bucks Free Press:

10:07am Thursday 18th September 2014

THE 73-year-old woman who was killed in a collision with a car on the A413 has been formally identified.

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.

Have your say on urgent healthcare in Wycombe and Stoke

Bucks Free Press: The Minor Injuries and Illnesses Unit

6:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

A COUNCIL is calling for feedback from residents to find out what people think of its services – and how it could make improvements.

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.

Planning applications for September 16

Bucks Free Press: New hotel for Wycombe among planning applications for June 26

9:28am Thursday 18th September 2014

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

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.

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