Bucks Free Press: Chalfonts • Your reporter is Andy Carswell: 01494 755 084, acarswell@london.newsquest.co.uk

Inquest: Man died following routine hospital procedure

Bucks Free Press: Beaconsfield Coroner's Court

11:50am Thursday 7th August 2014

A MAN in his sixties died following a hospital procedure after air got into his blood, an inquest heard.

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.

'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.

Wycombe bodybuilder died after taking weight-loss drug, court told

Bucks Free Press: Sean Cleathero

2:40pm Thursday 10th July 2014

A GYM-GOER from High Wycombe died after drinking a lethal chemical he thought would help him lose weight, a court heard.

Pinewood campaign group may still challenge expansion plans

Bucks Free Press: Pinewood campaign group may still challenge expansion plans

6:00am Monday 30th June 2014

A CAMPAIGN group who have been fighting a £200 million development of Pinewood Studios for six years may still take the government’s decision to the High Court.

High demand for Pinewood Studios

Bucks Free Press: High demand for Pinewood Studios

5:40pm Sunday 29th June 2014

PINEWOOD has announced demand for their UK studios is at an unprecedented level as they look back at a ‘strong’ financial year.

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.

Pinewood get green light to expand studios

Bucks Free Press: The proposed development for Pinewood Studios

11:37am Thursday 19th June 2014

PINEWOOD Studios has been given the green light to expand their site in a £200m project.

Council disappointed by Pinewood Studios decision

Bucks Free Press: Council disappointed by Pinewood Studios decision

12:10pm Thursday 19th June 2014

A DECISION to grant Pinewood Studios permission to extend their site is ‘disappointing’, South Bucks District Council has said.

Former scout warden charged with historic sex offences

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

11:01am Thursday 12th June 2014

A FORMER scout camp warden has been charged with a number of alleged indecent assaults at a Bucks scout club in the 1980s.

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.

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.

Voice of South Bucks finalists to audition for TV show

Bucks Free Press: From left - Madison Doey, Hannah Walters, Tina Massie, Russell Grant, Ollie Atkins, Russell Smith and Alex Riddell

12:00pm Saturday 24th May 2014

FOUR finalists from this year’s Voice of South Bucks competition have been scouted by hit-reality TV show, The X-Factor.

Bucks school transport fees to rise almost 50 percent

Bucks Free Press: Cllr Mike Appleyard

3:58pm Thursday 15th May 2014

SCHOOL transport for under 16s is set to almost double as a council axes free transport for older teenagers from hard-up families.

Travellers move on again after another eviction

Bucks Free Press: Police issue eviction notice to travellers in Booker Common

3:14pm Friday 9th May 2014

TRAVELLERS who have been occupying land in the district for almost two weeks were evicted from a site in Chalfont St Peter last night.

Travellers move onto land in Chalfont St Peter

Bucks Free Press: Police issue eviction notice to travellers in Booker Common

12:51pm Thursday 8th May 2014

TRAVELLERS have moved onto a large area of land in Chalfont St Peter.

Cash boost for elderly fitness classes

Bucks Free Press: Cash boost for elderly fitness classes

2:29pm Thursday 8th May 2014

A PROJECT to help older people stay both physically and mentally active has received a cash boost from the Paradigm Foundation charity.

Memory of 41-year-old who died in road collision will "live on"

Bucks Free Press: Memory of 41-year-old who died in road collision will "live on"

11:23am Tuesday 6th May 2014

A 41-YEAR-OLD man from Chalfont St Peter who died in a car accident on Sunday, will “live on in everything” his family do, his wife has said.

Arson suspected after 40 tonne manure fire at equestrian centre

Bucks Free Press: Eight escape fire at Wycombe home

9:53am Wednesday 30th April 2014

FORTY tonnes of manure were deliberately set alight at a south Buckinghamshire equestrian centre, firefighters believe.

Planning applications for April 28

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

9:34am Wednesday 30th April 2014

PLANS to convert offices in High Wycombe town centre into residential dwellings have been submitted to a council.

Key hospital issues to be debated next week

Bucks Free Press: MP accuses NHS of 'botching' launch of new hospital unit

11:18am Tuesday 8th April 2014

KEY health issues will be scrutinised by County Hall as hospital care in Buckinghamshire is said to be “ahead of the game”.

Defra issues health warnings over "high" air pollution

Bucks Free Press: Defra issues health warning over "high" air pollution

10:06am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

HEALTH warnings have been issued by the government as air quality plummets - with south Buckinghamshire among the worst hit areas.

Schools closed as teachers strike

Bucks Free Press: Archive image of teachers striking last year

10:32am Wednesday 26th March 2014

MANY schools are shut or are partially closed today after members of a teaching union took industrial action over working conditions.

Planning applications: Loudwater hotel wants to extend

Bucks Free Press: Premier Inn

9:27am Tuesday 25th March 2014

PREMIER Inn has submitted a planning application to extend its hotel in Loudwater by 28 rooms.

Inquest: Man died following hip operation

Bucks Free Press: Beaconsfield Coroner's Court

9:10am Sunday 23rd March 2014

AN elderly man died following an operation to repair his fractured hip after a fall in his home.

Woman treated after cooker fire in Little Chalfont

Bucks Free Press: Fire at first floor flat

12:42pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

A WOMAN was treated by firefighters after a cooker fire at a flat in Little Chalfont last night.

Wycombe MP: "Schools should be able to set own term times"

Bucks Free Press: Wycombe MP Steve Baker secured the debate.

12:30pm Saturday 1st March 2014

SCHOOLS should be able to set their own term times which would help drive down the price of family holidays, Wycombe MP Steve Baker said.

School transport consultation launched by county council

Bucks Free Press: The biggest increase was at Buckinghamshire County Council

PUBLIC consultations on proposals to reduce the amount of money spent on home-to-school transport have been launched by a council.

Council tax to rise as county council unveils budget

Bucks Free Press: The biggest increase was at Buckinghamshire County Council

2:38pm Thursday 13th February 2014

COUNTY Hall has announced it will increase council tax for the first time in four years.

Pensioner died while on holiday in Tenerife

Bucks Free Press: Beaconsfield Coroner's Court

3:52pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

A 67-YEAR-old woman died after she fell during a holiday in Tenerife, an inquest heard.

Little Mix star urges south Bucks to 'Move' for Sport Relief

Bucks Free Press: A photo posted on Twitter by Leigh-Anne Pinnock in Liberia.

10:05am Friday 24th January 2014

LITTLE Mix star Leigh-Anne Pinnock is urging south Buckinghamshire residents to help change lives by getting involved in Sport Relief.

Small business event for Chiltern District firms

Bucks Free Press: Chiltern District Council website down for maintenance tomorrow

8:30am Tuesday 21st January 2014

ENTREPRENEURS and business owners in Chiltern District are invited to a Small Business event, themed 'Innovation in Hard Times' on Monday.

New town for Bucks under 'secret' Tory plan?

Bucks Free Press: Witney MP David Cameron

10:33am Tuesday 14th January 2014

THE Conservatives have been accused of covering up a secret report which recommends potentially building a new town in Buckinghamshire.

Terminally ill woman sent court threat for £14 after payment confusion

Bucks Free Press: Terminally ill woman sent court threat for £14 after payment confusion

8:00am Sunday 5th January 2014

A TERMINALLY ill woman was sent a court summons for non-payment of £14 in council tax on Christmas Eve - having previously been told she didn't owe anything.

Grants up for grabs this year for Chiltern District community groups

Bucks Free Press: The Little Chalfont Good Companions Older People's Group Christmas celebration

2:40pm Saturday 4th January 2014

COMMUNITY groups in the Chiltern district are being reminded they can apply for funding to help them continue to provide vital services to the area.

Chiltern District Council website down for maintenance tomorrow

Bucks Free Press: Chiltern District Council website down for maintenance tomorrow

3:10pm Friday 3rd January 2014

THE Chiltern District Council website will be unavailable throughout the day tomorrow.

Pepper Nurses are a "Godsend"

Bucks Free Press: VIP grotto visit for ill Downley girl

FOR the families of seriously ill children every Christmas is special - which is why parents call the Pepper Foundation’s work a “Godsend”.

Solicitors firm spreads wings with new recruit who refused to abandon his dream

Bucks Free Press: Solicitors firm spreads wings with new recruit who refused to abandon his dream

6:00am Monday 23rd December 2013

A FIRM of solicitors in Chalfont St Peter is spreading its wings to become a multi-disciplinary legal practice – a change driven by a new recruit who was once told by a careers advisor he would never make it in the profession because of his background.

Inquest: Chesham plumber died from electrocution

Bucks Free Press: Beaconsfield Coroner's Court

11:48am Thursday 5th December 2013

A PLUMBER died after being electrocuted as he carried out work at his boss’ home, an inquest heard.

Man jumped from Dartford Crossing after police investigation, inquest hears

Bucks Free Press: The Dartford Crossing.

1:28pm Tuesday 26th November 2013

A FATHER-OF-THREE who jumped from the highest point of the Dartford crossing was paranoid the police were watching him after being investigated over a robbery, an inquest heard.

Burglars leave 'stolen' power tools in garden

Bucks Free Press: 081051p4MalowRegattaPoliceAntiDrinking(arm).JPG

4:15pm Monday 18th November 2013

BUILDING materials and power tools were removed from a Chalfont St Peter house – but burglars left them in the garden.

Leader questions savings of council merger

Bucks Free Press: In: Richard Scott

7:00am Tuesday 12th November 2013

SHARING more services with neighbouring councils is probably going to be the route forward to save Wycombe taxpayers' cash, rather than a full merger, the district's leader says.

Campaign launches to stop fracking in Bucks

Bucks Free Press: If fracking was to go ahead, drills like these would be seen in the borough.

2:30pm Monday 11th November 2013

A CAMPAIGN has begun to stop controversial shale gas drilling - or fracking - coming to Buckinghamshire.

Thames Water price rise rejected by Ofwat

Bucks Free Press: Thames Water logo

10:22am Friday 8th November 2013

THAMES Water’s request to increase its customers' bills by eight percent has been rejected by water regulator Ofwat.

My First Term supplement out now!

Bucks Free Press: Ash Hill Primary School

5:02pm Thursday 7th November 2013

THE Bucks Free Press My First Term supplement is out now!

Planning applications for November 4

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

9:57am Wednesday 6th November 2013

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

New Thames Valley terrorism tsar: We can't be complacent

Bucks Free Press: Assad Sarwar is accused of plotting to bomb transatlantic aircraft.

11:25am Monday 4th November 2013

A PLOT originating in High Wycombe to blow up seven transatlantic passenger jets was a wake up call for the area, Thames Valley's new terrorism tsar says.

Police launch campaign to tackle burglary

Bucks Free Press: Officers on patrol in High Wycombe bus station on Tuesday

7:00am Wednesday 30th October 2013

POLICE have launched an operation to crack down on burglary this winter.

Watchdog rejects Thames Water's price hike

Bucks Free Press: Wessex Water scheme at Kingston St Mary

2:25pm Tuesday 22nd October 2013

A WATCHDOG is set to block a price hike in water bills, saying it is unjustified.

Dog on dog attack in Chalfont St Peter

Bucks Free Press: Gold Hill Common, where the attack took place

11:57am Tuesday 22nd October 2013

A PUPPY was badly injured after being attacked by three other dogs in Chalfont St Peter.



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