Bucks Free Press: Marlow • Your reporter is Pete Grant: 01494 755 081, peter.grant@london.newsquest.co.uk

Hundreds gather to pay tribute to Kyrece, 13, who died in the River Thames

Bucks Free Press:

5:59pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

THE family and friends of Kyrece Francis paid tribute to the promising footballer during an emotional vigil outside his school today.

Marlow River Thames death: Boy named locally

Bucks Free Press:

12:36pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

THE teenage boy whose body was recovered from the River Thames in Marlow last night has been named locally as Kyrece Francis.

Police recover body of boy, 13, from River Thames in Marlow

Bucks Free Press:

9:57pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THE body of a teenage boy has been recovered from the River Thames in Marlow tonight.

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.

Police searching River Thames after 'person seen in the water'

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

5:44pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

POLICE are searching the River Thames in Marlow tonight after it was reported that a 'person had been seen in the water'.

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

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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.

Special guests celebrate launch of Wheelyboat

Bucks Free Press:

4:50pm Saturday 19th July 2014

A NATIONAL boating charity for disabled people celebrated its 30th anniversary this week by launching their latest model in the River Thames.

Pupils learn more about wildlife during the Swan Upping

Bucks Free Press:

1:40pm Friday 18th July 2014

AN important part of Swan Upping is the conservation aspect and teaching youngsters about the importance of looking after our wildlife.

Marks and Spencer could move to larger shop in Marlow

Bucks Free Press:

10:36am Friday 18th July 2014

MARKS and Spencer will move into a larger shop as part of a housing development in Marlow, if the project gets planning permission.

Firefighters release magpie stuck in a tight spot

Bucks Free Press: Some of the most intelligent and resourceful birds are magpies and pheasants

4:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS helped release a magpie, which was stuck behind a cupboard in Marlow.

Martin Clunes joins the Swan Upping from Cookham to Marlow

Bucks Free Press:

1:56pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A TV star joined the historic Swan Upping this year, which includes the Marlow stretch of the River Thames.

Highways Agency: 'New system has improved Handy Cross traffic flow'

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

11:44am Wednesday 16th July 2014

THE Highways Authority says congestion at Handy Cross has reduced since a new traffic signal system was implemented.

First Jolly Jaunt in Marlow sees almost 100 entrants

Bucks Free Press:

9:32am Wednesday 16th July 2014

A WALK which has been to raise money for two charities saw almost 100 people take part.

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.

Top musicians bridge gap between twin towns

Bucks Free Press:

10:10am Saturday 12th July 2014

WORLD famous musicians from Marlow’s twin town will make a special visit to the town during their visit to headline a top UK jazz festival this month.

Wife of motorcyclist hit by fallen tree 'relieved' ordeal is now over

Bucks Free Press:

8:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

THE WIFE of a motorcyclist who was nearly killed by a falling tree seven years ago says they are relieved to finally have closure as they reach a settlement over the life-changing accident.

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.

Tom Kerridge takes on High Street chains with new Marlow tapas-style restaurant

Bucks Free Press: STAR MAN: Tom Kerridge

8:00am Friday 11th July 2014

TOM Kerridge has declared war on pizza chains and brasseries as he revealed details of his new low-cost, all-day dining venture at a Marlow pub.

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.

Red Kite has 'no choice' but to make changes to support services

Bucks Free Press:

11:10am Thursday 10th July 2014

TENANTS of sheltered housing schemes will continue to receive support despite proposed county-wide changes to key services, Red Kite has said.

Public meeting on flooding called to prepare if disaster strikes again

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8:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

A PUBLIC meeting has been called by the town council to help prepare for the worst in case of a repeat of this year’s devastating floods.

Training sessions from England cricket captain to help form new women's team

Bucks Free Press: Charlotte Edwards will again skipper the England side

2:18pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

STAR cricketers are coming to town next week to help launch a female team for Marlow and get more women involved in the game.

Group to study benefits of taking on council grass cutting responsibilities

Bucks Free Press: Mayor Suzanne Brown spoke out about the length of grass in the town earlier this month

3:20pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

A GROUP has been set up to look at whether Marlow should take control of more of its green spaces after complaints at the state of grass verges.

WWI remembrance group receives cash boost as first event approaches

Bucks Free Press: British Legion warning over 'bogus' poppy seller

2:50pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

A GROUP dedicated to marking the centenary of the outbreak of World War One will kick off a series of public events next week with a talk from a renowned author and academic.

First of Marlow car parks to receive overhaul this weekend

Bucks Free Press:

10:00am Wednesday 9th July 2014

AN OVERHAUL of Marlow’s car parking system will begin this weekend, with barriers being erected in the first of the town’s car parks.

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.

High Heavens waste centre to close later this month

Bucks Free Press: High Heavens redevelopment plans made

12:10pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

RESIDENTS planning to clear out household junk will need to look elsewhere to dump it later this month as the High Heavens waste centre closes for works.

Rotary president bows out after £40k raised

Bucks Free Press:

10:24am Tuesday 8th July 2014

AFTER overseeing fundraising of more than £40,000 over the last 12 months, a Marlow Rotarian handed over the baton last week for a new president to serve in his place.

Planning applications: Proposed alterations to The Antelope

Bucks Free Press: Historic Wycombe pub to reopen

9:34am Tuesday 8th July 2014

PROPOSED alterations and an extension to the historic Antelope pub in High Wycombe feature in the latest planning applications validated by south Buckinghamshire district councils on Friday.

Council calls for residents to get involved in parish as website launches

Bucks Free Press:

4:20pm Monday 7th July 2014

A RURAL parish council is calling for residents to get more involved in day-to-day issues as it launches its new website this month.

Trip down memory lane for former club president

Bucks Free Press:

12:33pm Monday 7th July 2014

A PHILANTHROPIC ladies club has ushered in a new president after its former inspirational leader died earlier this year.

'Vicar of Dibley' set to return to Bucks

Bucks Free Press: Walkers' paradise at Turville, a beautiful Bucks village- Dibley to many

8:00am Monday 7th July 2014

DAWN French’s irreverent reverend is set to be reincarnated in a Marlow drama group’s latest production, with organisers calling for new blood to get the production off the ground.

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.

Scouts lend a hand for prechool's first birthday

Bucks Free Press:

9:00am Sunday 6th July 2014

A PRESCHOOL has celebrated its first birthday in Marlow with a little help from a group of green fingered scouts.

£50k antiques burglary stirs up ghost of armed raid

Bucks Free Press:

8:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

A ‘DEVASTATING’ raid on a Marlow antiques store saw thieves snatch up to £50,000 of antiques and jewellery, bringing back terrifying memories for staff of an armed hold up six years before.

Life of war hero celebrated

Bucks Free Press:

11:00am Friday 4th July 2014

THE life of a war hero, who tragically died during the Remembrance Day parade in Marlow last year, was celebrated in the town at the weekend.

School adds to Subway menu as pupils show off sandwich skills

Bucks Free Press:

4:36pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

HUNGRY Marlow school pupils indulged in some serious sandwich science last week as they scoffed their way to creating Subway recipes to go on sale to the public.

Orchestra chooses unusual location for first concert

Bucks Free Press: The Clayton's

1:20pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

MARLOW’S very own orchestra is gearing up for its first ever performance this month in an unusual location after launching earlier this year.

Day-long police vehicle operation crack downs on criminals

Bucks Free Press:

6:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

A POLICE operation to crack down on criminals operating in Marlow saw 35 vehicles stopped by police during a day-long operation last week.

Tom Kerridge scoops award third year running but misses out on top gong

Bucks Free Press:

3:30pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

MARLOW chef Tom Kerridge said he is proud to win Gastropub of the Year – despite being knocked off the top spot overall at this year’s National Restaurant Awards.

Celeb training guru inspired me to Thames swim says former GB rower

Bucks Free Press:

2:30pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

AN ENVIRONMENTALIST took eco-friendly travel to a new level last week as he took to the Thames for a gruelling upstream swim along the famous Henley Regatta course he used to row.

Driver angry over car park hazard after pole mysteriously appears

Bucks Free Press:

11:20am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

A BEMUSED motorist who nearly drove into a lone pole which sprang up overnight in a Marlow car park has criticised the council for not marking it more clearly.

School theatre transformed into spaceship for trip to 'Forbidden Planet'

Bucks Free Press:

10:00am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

A SCHOOL theatre will be transformed into a spaceship next week as theatrical pupils transport audiences to another planet for their annual show.

Weekend concerts bring different moods to town's summer

Bucks Free Press:

1:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

TWO concerts with a very different flavour bring a summer soundtrack to Marlow this weekend.

Jewellery missing after early hours raid on antiques store

Bucks Free Press:

2:10pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

THIEVES stole jewellery during a raid on a high street antiques store in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Police track driver who failed to stop after roundabout smash

Bucks Free Press:

1:40pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

POLICE are tracking the driver of a car who crashed into another motorist on Marlow Bypass and drove off without stopping.

Pub boss 'can't understand' order to take down lights

Bucks Free Press:

12:40pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

A BREWERY boss says he doesn’t understand why his Marlow pub has been told it can't keep its car park lighting, which he says is only there to keep people safe.

Rotary dragonboats race raises £10k for charity

Bucks Free Press:

10:53am Tuesday 1st July 2014

OARSMEN and women took to Dorney Lake in dragonboats to raise more than £10,000 for charity.



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