Bucks Free Press: Princes Risborough

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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Thousands raised to train more hearing dogs

Bucks Free Press:

3:20pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

MORE than £20,000 was raised at the Hearing Dogs for Deaf People Late Summer Show in Saunderton.

Win a drive with Paddy Hopkirk at the Kop Hill Climb

Bucks Free Press: Kop Hill Climb

3:23pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

ONE of the biggest events in Bucks is taking place this weekend which will see cars zoom up the Kop Hill Climb.

Video: Crowds gather for Tour of Britain

Bucks Free Press:

11:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

CROWDS gathered in their hundreds in Princes Risborough yesterday as the Tour of Britain raced through Bucks.

Thousands to cheer on Tour of Britain stars in Bucks today

Bucks Free Press:

9:27am Friday 12th September 2014

TENS of thousands of fans are expected to line the the streets of Bucks this afternoon as the Tour of Britain whips through the county.

Risborough residents to have their say on next stage of Local Plan

Bucks Free Press: Princes Risborough Market House

3:23pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

RISBOROUGH residents are being asked to play a part in the future development of the town next week at a planning exhibition.

Villagers resist large planning application at packed public meeting

Bucks Free Press:

11:00am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A PROPOSED housing development in the village of Longwick has created fierce opposition over worries it simply could not cope with 175 new homes.

Risborough police launch new operation following shed burglaries

Bucks Free Press:

5:01pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

POLICE in Risborough have started a new operation due to the rise in shed and outhouse burglaries.

Saunderton charity develops bereavement app

Bucks Free Press:

4:58pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A NEW mobile phone app has been created by a group of bereaved young people for others who have or are going through the same thing.

Art in the park comes to Risborough

Bucks Free Press:

4:26pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

ARTWORK is adorning the fence at a park in Princes Risborough by artists from the town.

Man charged with sex offences after Princes Risborough incidents

Bucks Free Press:

12:32pm Monday 8th September 2014

A MAN has been charged with four offences, including sexual activity with a mentally disordered female, after three incidents in Princes Risborough on Saturday.

Arrest made after man found in care home resident's room

Bucks Free Press:

1:13pm Sunday 7th September 2014

AN 18-year-old has been arrested in connection with a series of suspicious incidents in the early hours of Saturday morning in Princes Risborough.

Unknown man found in care home resident's room

Bucks Free Press:

2:11pm Saturday 6th September 2014

AN unknown man was found in a resident's room this morning at a care home in Princes Risborough during a series of suspicious incidents.

Housing group saves town's Poppy Appeal

Bucks Free Press: Royal British Legion
Poppy Appeal (9853659)

10:40am Saturday 6th September 2014

A COMMUNITY housing group has saved the day for this year's Poppy Appeal in Princes Risborough.

Food review: The Pink and Lily in Lacey Green

Bucks Free Press:

10:40am Saturday 6th September 2014

TUCKED away in a hamlet called Parslows Hillock you will find a country pub serving good food with friendly staff.

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.

New parking system baffles drivers

Bucks Free Press:

3:26pm Thursday 4th September 2014

A NEW parking system in Princes Risborough has left some drivers baffled this week with long queues forming.

Historic landmark will be given a revamp

Bucks Free Press: Whiteleaf Cross

4:40pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A FAMOUS landmark which overlooks Princes Risborough will undergo a refresh.

Hearing Dogs charity to hold late summer show

Bucks Free Press:

5:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

HEARING Dogs for Deaf People will be opening its doors this month for its Late Summer Show.

Planning boss refuses pub conversion to homes

Bucks Free Press: Council vow to fight to stop flats being built at pub site

1:56pm Friday 29th August 2014

A PLANNING boss has refused an application to turn a pub into housing, due to its design.

Group of 12 to take on epic bike ride in memory of two-year-old

Bucks Free Press:

9:10am Friday 29th August 2014

A GROUP of lads will be taking on an epic cycle ride in memory of a two-year-old who died from cancer.

Risborough shops equipped to detect fake bank notes

Bucks Free Press: Duke Street in Princes Risborough

3:30pm Friday 29th August 2014

SHOPS in Risborough have been equipped with UV lights to detect fake bank notes.

Street parking problems addressed in market town

Bucks Free Press: Princes Risborough Market House

3:10pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE problem of car parking in streets is being addressed in Princes and Monks Risborough.

Kop Hill Climb returns in three weeks

Bucks Free Press:

2:08pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE popular Kop Hill Climb returns in three weeks time for a weekend of unique motor cars.

Bike ride from church to church

Bucks Free Press:

2:15pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE next Historic Churches Bike Ride will be held on September 13.

Success for life groups at Risborough church

Bucks Free Press:

5:10pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

IT has been a year since life groups were launched at St Mary's in Princes Risborough.

Town council has agreed to accept devolved services

Bucks Free Press:

4:54pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

PRINCES Risborough Town Council has agreed to accept devolved services from the county council, which will involve extra grass cutting duties.

Planning application submitted for Molins site

Bucks Free Press: Controversial proposal to build at former sports club grounds

4:48pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A CONTROVERSIAL planning application has now been submitted to Wycombe District Council.

Residents should work with the council to discuss development plans, Cllr says

Bucks Free Press:

6:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

A COUNCILLOR has called for residents to work alongside planners to ensure they achieve the best possible solution, after a proposal to release five reserve sites was put forward.

Mixed views on district developments, council say

Bucks Free Press:

4:40pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

OPINION on new development within the district is mixed, Wycombe District Council has said, after they proposed to release five areas of land for future housing.

Photo mock-up of Risborough protest goes viral on Facebook

Bucks Free Press:

5:30pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A PHOTO has gone viral on the Risborough Countryside's Facebook page showing a former mayor holding a placard saying "We are mad for it".

Special events planned at volunteer railway station

Bucks Free Press:

4:47pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A MONTH of special events are planned at the Chinnor and Princes Risborough Railway, following a blessing of the line.

'The time is right to develop', WDC say

Bucks Free Press:

3:06pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

THE time is right to release five ‘reserve sites’ for development, despite residents reinforcing the fact they are unwanted, Wycombe District Council workers have said.

Five reserve sites could all be developed soon, despite objections

Bucks Free Press:

1:06pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

FIVE areas of land, which have all been controversially mooted for new housing, as part of a ‘reserve list’, could soon be released for development, following a proposal to Wycombe District Council.

Best year yet at Princes Risborough Lighthouse week

Bucks Free Press:

2:30pm Thursday 7th August 2014

MANY helpers and children who went to Lighthouse week in Princes Risborough agreed it was the best year yet.

Joey Essex becomes ambassador for Saunderton charity

Bucks Free Press:

1:39pm Thursday 7th August 2014

JOEY Essex has become the first celebrity ambassador for Saunderton based Child Bereavement UK.

Inquest: Man died during racketball game

Bucks Free Press: Beaconsfield Coroner's Court

1:21pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

A 75-YEAR-old man died after he collided with a wall during a game of racketball.

Police assess safety on busy path

Bucks Free Press:

3:50pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

POLICE continue to investigate ways to improve safety on the Upper Icknield Way.

Recycling bins to be removed from High Street

Bucks Free Press:

5:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

RECYCLING bins in the High Street in Princes Risborough could be removed, due to their unsightly appearance.

Changes in planning rules force councillors to meet with developers

Bucks Free Press: Princes Risborough Market House

10:40am Saturday 2nd August 2014

A TOWN council has reluctantly agreed to meet with developers who want to build 210 homes in a village.

Town council agree in principle to take on grass cutting from county

Bucks Free Press:

2:43pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

PRINCES Risborough Town Council has agreed in principle to take on grass cutting from the county council.

Thumbs up for 100-year-old birthday celebration

Bucks Free Press:

11:08am Wednesday 30th July 2014

AN enterprising woman who studied architecture at university in the 30s celebrated her 100th birthday at the 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.

Councillors agree to employ second apprentice

Bucks Free Press:

4:40pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

PRINCES Risborough Town Council has agreed to employ an apprentice in its office from September.

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