Bucks Free Press: Bourne End & Wooburns


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Supermarket given green light to open

Bucks Free Press:

3:01pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A NEW supermarket in Bourne End was finally given the green light to open after a drawn out planning process.

Planning applications for July 28

Bucks Free Press: Wycombe in the running to be named 'Britain’s Crappest Town'

9:52am Wednesday 30th July 2014

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

Beata Bryl: CCTV footage released on eighth anniversary of murder

Bucks Free Press: Beata Bryl

5:28pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

CCTV footage of Beata Bryl’s final movements before she was brutally bludgeoned to death and burnt in Wooburn has been released today – the eight anniversary of her murder.

Restaurant makes changes after pest scare

Bucks Free Press:

6:00am Friday 25th July 2014

AN Indian restaurant which was shut down after health inspectors found an infestation of cockroaches in the kitchen will ensure ‘nothing like this ever happens again’, the owner has said.

WDC: 'No decisions have been made on Local Plan options'

Bucks Free Press: Council unveils housing and business options under Local Plan

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

NO decisions have been made about which sites could be developed for housing and employment space, a council has said.

Wycombe police chief handed lifetime achievement award

Bucks Free Press:

4:36pm Monday 21st July 2014

A POLICE chief has been handed a lifetime achievement award for his outstanding contribution to policing and his community.

'Lights Out' for First World War centenary

Bucks Free Press: Picture from stock

12:33pm Monday 21st July 2014

RESIDENTS and businesses are being urged to turn off the lights and leave a candle burning to mark the outbreak of the First World War.

Fresh start for special measures school

Bucks Free Press:

6:00am Monday 21st July 2014

A STRUGGLING school will completely change its identity to continue a rebuilding process which was started 18 months ago after it was placed in special measures.

Five key issues in the districts Local Plan

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

8:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

THE Wycombe District Council Local Plan has been one of the biggest talking points across the area since it was released in January this year.

Indian restaurant shut down after cockroaches found in kitchen

Bucks Free Press:

12:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

AN Indian restaurant had to be shut down last month after health workers discovered an infestation of cockroaches.

School celebrates 'excellent' achievements at special evening

Bucks Free Press: Wye Valley School placed in special measures

2:40pm Friday 18th July 2014

THE Wye Valley School celebrated the academic and extra-curricular achievements of their students at a special Evening of Excellence, last week.

Picnic to boost activity on wanted land

Bucks Free Press:

1:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A GROUP of residents who have been campaigning to stop land separating Bourne End and Wooburn Green being developed on are to hold a picnic this weekend.

Fire authority and union reach 'one off agreement' over strike action

Bucks Free Press:

3:27pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

A ‘ONE off agreement’ has been reached between Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue and firefighters staging strike action this week.

Family pay tribute to teenager who died on holiday

Bucks Free Press:

2:00pm Sunday 13th July 2014

A FOOTBALL-MAD teenager was tragically killed in a quad bike accident while on holiday celebrating finishing his A-Level studies last week.

Movie extra gives talk in Bourne End

Bucks Free Press: Bourne End welcomes new WI

4:00pm Sunday 13th July 2014

THE Bourne End and Cookham Probus Club were recently given an insight to the film industry during a special presentation.

More tributes for teenager who tragically died abroad

Bucks Free Press:

4:44pm Friday 11th July 2014

MORE tributes have been paid to a teenager who died while on holiday after celebrating finishing his A-Level studies.

Teenager who tragically died abroad remembered by school

Bucks Free Press:

10:38am Thursday 10th July 2014

A TEENAGER from Marlow, who tragically died overseas just days after finishing his A-Level studies has been remembered by his teachers and friends.

Teenager who died in an accident abroad is named locally

Bucks Free Press:

9:58am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A TEENAGER from Marlow who tragically died in an accident overseas at the end of last week has been named locally.

Gym instructors to climb mountains for charity

Bucks Free Press:

9:19am Tuesday 8th July 2014

STAFF at a gym in Wooburn Green, aim to raise £5000 for charity by climbing the three highest mountains in England, Scotland and Wales in just 24 hours.

Heads slam council's "farcical and dangerous" school bus plan

Bucks Free Press:

8:00am Sunday 6th July 2014

A COUNCIL has frozen its plans to overhaul the school transport set-up this week as fury grows among parents, headteachers and politicians.

Couple having to clean-up after 'inconsiderate dog owners'

Bucks Free Press:

1:40pm Saturday 5th July 2014

A LADY who claims to be the ‘dog poo fairy of Bourne End’ has collected seven dustbin bags or excrement from a pathway next to the River Thames in just 10 days.

Bourne End Tesco saga rumbles on

Bucks Free Press: A picture of the development one month ago

3:31pm Friday 4th July 2014

THE Bourne End Tesco Express saga rumbles on after council chiefs called for an independent study into the turning circles on the site.

Hundreds enjoy first Wooburn Fete in 25 years

Bucks Free Press: Hundreds enjoy first Wooburn Fete in 25 years

1:20pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

HUNDREDS of people turned up to the first Wooburn Fete in more than a quarter of a century last weekend.

Flags raised around Bucks to salute armed forces

Bucks Free Press: The service in High Wycombe

5:36pm Monday 23rd June 2014

WAR veterans and dignitaries watched on as flags were raised to mark Armed Forces Week and the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings.

Hungry duck saved after getting bottle seal caught around beak

Bucks Free Press: Hungry duck saved after getting bottle seal caught around beak

11:30am Thursday 19th June 2014

A HUNGRY duck had to be rescued by the RSPCA after it mistook a bottle seal for a worm.

Street collection raises more than £100

Bucks Free Press: Sisters plan charity night

10:00am Thursday 19th June 2014

STREET collectors raised more than £100 for a cancer charity in Bourne End last week.

Dash for Dads charity race this weekend

Bucks Free Press: Dash for Dads charity race this weekend

3:57pm Thursday 12th June 2014

FATHERS will be raising money for charity in the Dash for Dads race – with one High Wycombe man taking part dressed as a cartoon character.

Gardener of the year visits Bourne End WI

Bucks Free Press: Gardener of the year visits Bourne End WI

3:00pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

A FORMER gardener of the year was welcomed to Bourne End earlier this week as he gave a talk to a new Women’s Institute.

Bourne End and Cookham group receive talks

Bucks Free Press: Bourne End welcomes new WI

2:50pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

A SOCIETY in Bourne End for retired and semi-retired businessmen has had two varied talks over the last few months.

About 3000 spectators help make Bucks football tournament the best ever

Bucks Free Press: About 3000 spectators help make Bucks football tournament the best ever

11:00am Tuesday 10th June 2014

A RECORD number of people joined one of the South East’s largest football tournaments at the weekend to make it “one of the best ever”.

Police tell recipients of Bitcoin blackmail note not to panic

Bucks Free Press: Police tell recipients of 'nasty' Bitcoin blackmail letter not to panic

4:17pm Monday 9th June 2014

RESIDENTS who received a letter threatening to falsely oust them as a paedophile unless they parted with digital currency have been told not to panic by police.

Bucks singer misses out on Britain's Got Talent crown

Bucks Free Press: Jack Pack

11:32am Sunday 8th June 2014

A SINGER from Wooburn Green finished fourth in the final of Britain's Got Talent last night.

Bourne End welcomes new WI

Bucks Free Press: Bourne End welcomes new WI

2:20pm Saturday 7th June 2014

A NEW Women’s Institute in Bourne End has so far been a big success with the club already making plans for the year ahead.

Residents go all out for special guests

Bucks Free Press: Residents go all out for special guests

2:00pm Friday 6th June 2014

RESIDENTS of Bourne End welcomed some very special guests last week as the twinning association met with their French counterparts.

Bucks singer getting closer to Britain's Got Talent glory

Bucks Free Press: Bucks singer getting closer to Britain's Got Talent glory

12:20pm Friday 6th June 2014

A BUCKS singer who was recently hailed ‘exceptional’ by TV judge Simon Cowell is now one of the favourites to win this year’s Britain’s Got Talent.

Kids splash about in junior regatta

Bucks Free Press: Kids splash about is junior regatta

3:00pm Thursday 5th June 2014

SAILING stars of tomorrow took to the water this week as children as young as five joined in a junior regatta.

Twist in Bourne End Tesco saga

Bucks Free Press: A picture of the development one month ago

2:38pm Thursday 5th June 2014

AN application to vary conditions for a Tesco store in Bourne End - which is currently under construction - has been deferred by a council.

Development petitions go from strength to strength

Bucks Free Press: Campaigners protest against development plans

1:30pm Thursday 5th June 2014

TWO petitions which were launched after Wycombe District Council published their future development plans earlier this year have now reached more than 2,000 signatures between them.

BFP launches new 'mobile-friendly' website

Bucks Free Press: BFP launches new 'mobile-friendly' website

5:00pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

TABLET and smartphone users rejoice – the Bucks Free Press has today launched its new mobile-friendly website.

Dominic Grieve voices concerns over Wye Valley development plans

Bucks Free Press: Dominic Grieve voices concerns over Wye Valley development plans

4:30pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

DOMINIC Grieve has voiced his concerns over the possible development of green space currently separating Bourne End and Wooburn Green.

'Exceptional' Bucks singer storms into Britain's Got Talent final

Bucks Free Press: Jack Pack

11:47am Sunday 1st June 2014

A SINGER from Wooburn Green stormed into the final of Britain’s Got Talent last night, after a performance which music mogul Simon Cowell hailed “exceptional”.

Sportsfest to attract more than 2,500 spectators

Bucks Free Press: Football tournament 2013

3:00pm Friday 30th May 2014

MORE than 2,500 people are expected to attend a sporting event in Wooburn Green next weekend to raise money for charity.

Bucks singer one step away from Britain's Got Talent final

Bucks Free Press: Jack Pack

2:10pm Friday 30th May 2014

A SINGER from Wooburn Green is due to perform in the last semi-final of national talent competition, Britain’s Got Talent.

Bourne End Regatta is 'highlight of the year'

Bucks Free Press: Bourne End Regatta is 'highlight of the year'

5:20pm Thursday 29th May 2014

THIS year’s Bourne End Week Regatta was another big success as sailors from around the county competed on the water.

Campaign group boosted after video posted online

Bucks Free Press: Campaign group boosted after video posted online

12:30pm Thursday 29th May 2014

A CAMPAIGN group in Bourne End has been given a boost after a man who used to live in the village posted a video of the area online.

Planning applications for May 27

Bucks Free Press: Wycombe in the running to be named 'Britain’s Crappest Town'

9:28am Thursday 29th May 2014

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

Teachers call police after students throw eggs outside school

Bucks Free Press: Wye Valley School placed in special measures

7:00am Monday 26th May 2014

TEACHERS called police after Year 11 students started throwing eggs outside their school following a surprise leavers’ assembly.

Bourne End company named in top 250

Bucks Free Press: Causeway CEO, Phil Brown

3:00pm Saturday 24th May 2014

A BOURNE End-based software company has been named in the top 250 companies in the Thames Valley region.

Day centre receives boost thanks to new chairman

Bucks Free Press: (From left) Jackie Retallack-Hall, Jacqui Ricketts and Audrey Marren

2:00pm Friday 23rd May 2014

A DAY centre which cares for almost 30 elderly people in and around Flackwell Heath has recently appointed a new chairman and has said without more volunteers they may have had to close.

Bourne End regatta to start on Saturday

Bucks Free Press: Upper Thames Sailing Club regatta 2013

2:30pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

A WEEK long regatta which has been held in Bourne End for over 100 years will return on Saturday.



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