Bucks Free Press: Chesham
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Traffic control measures to be in place along main Chesham road from tomorrow

Bucks Free Press:

11:28am Thursday 30th October 2014

Motorists are being warned of delays in Eskdale Avenue from tomorrow until Tuesday.

Unique new project to help lone parents back into work

Bucks Free Press:

8:00am Friday 24th October 2014

A UNIQUE new project is aiming to make it easier for lone parents to get back into work in Chesham.

Police to become burglars for the day

Bucks Free Press:

1:10pm Sunday 19th October 2014

COPS and robbers will swap places tomorrow as an unusual sight comes to the streets of South Bucks.

Burglar sentenced after threatening to kill woman with a knife

Bucks Free Press:

10:40am Monday 13th October 2014

A BURGLAR, who threatened to kill a woman with a knife unless she did what he said, has been jailed for almost 10 years.

Young man hanged himself in woods after relationship break-up, inquest hears

Bucks Free Press: Inquest: Beaconsfield biker in fatal crash under influence of drugs

11:22am Thursday 9th October 2014

A 25-YEAR-OLD man sent a series of harrowing pictures as he prepared to hang himself in woods after he broke-up with his girlfriend, an inquest heard this week.

Pair sentenced for child sex offences

Bucks Free Press:

10:30am Monday 6th October 2014

TWO Chesham men have been locked up for child exploitation offences against two 15-year-old girls.

The Bell at Chartridge

Bucks Free Press:

12:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

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

Two teenagers jailed for sexual offences against girls

Bucks Free Press: Trial for man accused of assaulting police officers

9:28am Wednesday 24th September 2014

TWO teenagers have been jailed for sexual offences against seven girls in the High Wycombe and Chesham areas.

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.

Brave Sophie starts school and highlights loom campaign

Bucks Free Press:

10:32am Monday 15th September 2014

A FOUR-year-old who has started school less than a year after being diagnosed with leukaemia wants to raise awareness of a fellow patient's loom campaign.

Police seek help tracing missing Chesham man

Bucks Free Press:

3:12pm Thursday 4th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for help tracing a Chesham man who has been missing since Saturday.

48 Bucks schools unable to provide Government's free hot dinners

Bucks Free Press:

2:44pm Thursday 4th September 2014

CHILDREN at 48 primary schools around Buckinghamshire did not receive a free hot meal today, the county council confirmed.

Chesham harassment neighbour given suspended prison sentence

Bucks Free Press:

12:09pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A WOMAN who harassed seven of her neighbours has been given a suspended prison sentence.

Eight arrested as police make sexual exploitation raids across Bucks

Bucks Free Press:

11:08am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

POLICE made a series of raids across Bucks this morning in relation to child sexual exploitation, including one in Chesham.

Missing Chesham woman found

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

9:22am Friday 8th August 2014

A MISSING woman from Chesham has been found safe and well.

Major series of First World War centenary events for Chesham this weekend

Bucks Free Press: North Wiltshire MP James Gray is to visit all of his constituency’s 209 war graves as part of the First World War centenary year commemorations

4:44pm Friday 1st August 2014

A MAJOR series of remembrance events will take place in Chesham this weekend.

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.

Police drop Chesham 'sexual assault' probe

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4:36pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

POLICE have dropped an investigation into an alleged sexual assault in Chesham after officers established “no offence took place.”

'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.

Woman sexually assaulted in Chesham this morning

Bucks Free Press: Police Easter campaign to stamp out crime

3:48pm Sunday 20th July 2014

A WOMAN in her thirties was sexually assaulted after being approached by a man in Chesham this morning.

Bucks care services are changing

Bucks Free Press:

12:00pm Sunday 20th July 2014

FOR many people having your own front door, a lounge and a kitchen is a way of living you are accustomed to but for a set of residents in Chesham their modern care facilities have given them a new lease of life.

Woman who shone torches into homes found guilty of harassment

Bucks Free Press:

10:11am Friday 11th July 2014

A WOMAN who shone torches into homes and pointed cameras through windows has been found guilty of harassment.

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.

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.

Woman bailed after baby’s death

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3:05pm Friday 16th May 2014

A WOMAN who was arrested after the death of a baby in Chesham has been bailed.

Pedestrian seriously injured after car collision

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

12:57pm Friday 16th May 2014

A PEDESTRIAN suffered ‘serious injuries’ yesterday after being involved in a collision with a car in Chesham.

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.

Woman arrested after baby dies

Bucks Free Press: Woman arrested after baby dies

5:00pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

A 38-YEAR-OLD woman has been arrested after a baby girl died in Chesham this morning.

Police investigate after baby tragedy

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

11:49am Wednesday 14th May 2014

POLICE are investigating after a baby girl died in Chesham this morning.

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.

Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries after colliding into a tree

Bucks Free Press: Air ambulance called to scene of crash

3:18pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

A MOTORCYCLIST was airlifted to hospital after colliding into a tree in Chesham on Sunday.

Pool system failure caused schoolchildren's sickness

Bucks Free Press: Chesham Leisure Centre (from Google Street View)

5:08pm Friday 2nd May 2014

A POOL’s water circulation system failed to restart after a power cut – which resulted in 13 children taken to hospital with breathing difficulties.

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.

CCTV released in connection with 'sleight of hand' theft

Bucks Free Press: CCTV released in connection with 'sleight of hand' theft

2:06pm Monday 28th April 2014

POLICE have released CCTV images of two people they want to speak to in relation to a theft in which a sleight of hand trick was used to steal a debit card.

Four men convicted of sexually abusing schoolgirl

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

3:37pm Thursday 24th April 2014

FOUR men from south Buckinghamshire have been found guilty of sexually abusing a vulnerable schoolgirl over an eight month period.

Author: Holding new book is like new born baby

Bucks Free Press: Author: Holding new book is like new born baby

1:00pm Saturday 19th April 2014

AN AUTHOR from Chesham says holding a copy of her first ever published book was like holding her new born baby, with the debutant writer’s first novel surging into Amazon’s top ten.

Marathon man completed his 34th London Marathon last week

Bucks Free Press: Marathon man completed his 34th London Marathon last week

9:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

A 67-year-old man from Chesham ran his 34th consecutive London Marathon last weekend to keep his title as one of just 14 "ever-present" runners.

Cycling the county ready for role as High Sheriff

Bucks Free Press: Sir Stuart Hampson on the left and Joe Barclay on the right

11:30am Wednesday 9th April 2014

THE new High Sheriff for the coming year is a keen cyclist, and in preparation for his role cycled to all 216 civil parishes in the county.

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.

Firefighters branch out to tackle medical emergencies

Bucks Free Press: Firefighters branch out to tackle medical emergencies

4:20pm Monday 31st March 2014

IF you though that tackling blazes and cutting survivors from car crashes were the traditional life-saving duties performed by firefighters, think again - nearly a quarter of the incidents attended by Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service in March have been medical emergencies.

Chesham arrests in £12m VAT fraud investigation

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

5:20pm Saturday 29th March 2014

A MAN and woman from Chesham have been arrested as part of an investigation into a suspect £12m VAT fraud.

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.

Ex-pro to help youngsters to get in to football

Bucks Free Press: Jean Black

2:00pm Monday 17th March 2014

A FORMER professional footballer is launching a project in High Wycombe to help youngsters get into the sport and into employment.

Man charged following aggravated burglary

Bucks Free Press: Man attacked after he opened his front door

4:20pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

A CHESHAM man has been charged in relation to an aggravated burglary, where a woman was allegedly threatened.

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.

Inquest: Boy, 6, sustained “unsurvivable injuries” in crash

Bucks Free Press: Family pays tribute to 'beautiful boy' who died in Chesham crash

2:03pm Wednesday 19th February 2014

A BOY sustained “unsurvivable head injuries” after his mother lost control of their car which crashed into a tree, an inquest was told.

New service guide to launch at Amersham health fair

Bucks Free Press: The new Amersham guide

8:00am Tuesday 18th February 2014

HOT on the heels of a successful guide to services for Chesham, an Amersham version is being launched at a Health Fair next month.



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