Bucks Free Press: Princes Risborough

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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.

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.

Walkers needed for the Chilterns Three Peaks Challenge

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9:20am Wednesday 16th July 2014

PRINCES Risborough will be the starting point once more for The Chilterns Three Peaks Challenge- now in its sixth year.

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.

Risborough Festival comes to a close

Bucks Free Press:

5:10pm Monday 14th July 2014

PRINCES Risborough Festival came to a close last Saturday with a bustling street fair.

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.

New entry signs for the oldest parish in England

Bucks Free Press:

5:10pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

DRIVERS may have noticed new entry signs have been put up in Princes Risborough and Monks Risborough.

Biggest parade yet at Risborough Festival

Bucks Free Press:

4:05pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

RISBOROUGH Festival kicked off on Saturday with a good turn-out and the biggest parade in recent years.

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.

Public urged to look out for stolen mountain bikes

Bucks Free Press: Police Easter campaign to stamp out crime

1:51pm Sunday 6th July 2014

EXPENSIVE bicycles were stolen during a daylight burglary at a house in Monks Risborough last week, with police calling on the public to look out for them.

Festival in Risborough starts on Saturday

Bucks Free Press:

1:58pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

PRINCES Risborough Festival kicks off on Saturday.

Dog collision death being investigated by police

Bucks Free Press: Gordon, Rosie and Mandy

4:18pm Monday 30th June 2014

POLICE continue to investigate a collision where a dog died on the Upper Icknield Way.

Council recognises grass cutting has been poor in Princes Risborough

Bucks Free Press: Bill Bendyshe-Brown

1:20pm Saturday 28th June 2014

TRANSPORT for Buckinghamshire recognises its grass cutting in Princes Risborough has been "pretty poor", a councillor said this week.

Councillors argue about public meeting protocol

Bucks Free Press: Princes Risborough Market House

1:21pm Friday 27th June 2014

A ROW broke out between councillors over the protocol of holding a public meeting, with one councillor saying he would not break his promise to the public.

Councillors discuss the consequences of devolved services

Bucks Free Press: Councillors discuss the consequences of devolved services

1:19pm Friday 27th June 2014

THE possible options of accepting more responsibility, including taking on the cutting of grass verges, from the county council was discussed in Princes Risborough this week.

Vintage tea room to open in Risborough

Bucks Free Press: How should the word scone be pronounced?

4:55pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

A VINTAGE tea room has been given planning permission which will feel like you are stepping back in time, the owners said.

Police note rise in shed burglaries

Bucks Free Press: Phone smashed during attempted robbery in Marlow

10:10am Tuesday 24th June 2014

THERE has been a rise in shed and outhouse burglaries within Princes Risborough and the surrounding area.

Record numbers at Risborough fete

Bucks Free Press: Record numbers at Risborough fete

4:50pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

A PRIMARY school fete is thought to have made a record amount of money this 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.

Risborough talks curiosities and oddities

Bucks Free Press: Duke Street in Princes Risborough

9:14pm Monday 23rd June 2014

AT the last meeting of the Princes Risborough Morning WI there was a talk about London curiosities and oddities.

John Bercow to attend Risborough public meeting tomorrow

Bucks Free Press: John Bercow

4:50pm Thursday 19th June 2014

JOHN Bercow will attend a public meeting in Princes Risborough tomorrow evening.

Community stalwart recognised in Queen's birthday honours

Bucks Free Press: Peter Robinson

5:20pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

A PRINCES Risborough man who has worked tirelessly for his community has been recognised in the Queen's birthday honours.

Community bus helps transport dedicated football fans

Bucks Free Press: Community bus helps transport dedicated football fans

2:49pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

A SUPPORTIVE relationship has blossomed between a football club and community bus.

June 17, 2014: John Bercow MP

Bucks Free Press: John Bercow

3:15pm Tuesday 17th June 2014

THIS week's letter from Westminster is penned by MP for Buckingham, John Bercow, who writes about the issues facing Princes Risborough.

Shy Chris wins speech award

Bucks Free Press: Chris Boden is on the left

5:10pm Monday 16th June 2014

A MAN who was so shy when he was younger he didn't like to talk, has won a national speech competition.

Cafe given retrospective planning permission

Bucks Free Press: Duke Street in Princes Risborough

3:57pm Monday 16th June 2014

A CAFE in Princes Risborough has been given retrospective planning permission.

Marylebone station fire: Train users urged not to travel

Bucks Free Press: The new look Chiltern Railways train

9:31am Monday 16th June 2014

RAIL commuters are being urged to avoid travelling into London unless it is essential as Marylebone station remains closed following a fire.

Art teacher has sculpture accepted for London exhibition

Bucks Free Press: Michael Carberry

4:07pm Monday 16th June 2014

AN art teacher from Princes Risborough currently has his work displayed at the Royal Academy of Arts’ summer exhibition.

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.

Day centre celebrates two years

Bucks Free Press: Day centre celebrates two years

2:40pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

A PARTY was held last Friday to celebrate two years since a social enterprise took over the running of a day care centre.

Horses, hounds and heroes impress thousands

Bucks Free Press: Horses, hounds and heroes impress thousands

6:00am Tuesday 10th June 2014

THOUSANDS of people were entertained by horses, hounds and heroes on Sunday.

Servicemen remembered in Lacey Green

Bucks Free Press: The dedication service

2:00pm Monday 9th June 2014

TWELVE servicemen were remembered for giving their lives during the two world wars at the weekend.

Welfare officer recognised for his air forces work

Bucks Free Press: Dave McLauchlan and Ian McEnnis

4:00pm Sunday 8th June 2014

A LACEY Green man has been presented with an award, recognising his work with the Royal Air Forces Association.

Plans to build homes at former pub site refused

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

9:30am Friday 6th June 2014

PLANS to knock down a former pub and restaurant to build homes have been recommended for refusal.

Editor sought for Wycombe Talking Newspaper

Bucks Free Press: Talking newspaper grant boosts digital push

5:16pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

THE Wycombe Talking Newspaper is seeking an editor to help deliver news to the visually impaired.

New course starts at Risborough church

Bucks Free Press: New course starts at Risborough church

5:06pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

A SUMMER discipleship course starts next week in Princes Risborough.

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.

Delivery office demolition postponed

Bucks Free Press: Delivery office demolition decision deferred

3:35pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

WORK at the former Royal Mail Delivery Office in Princes Risborough has been delayed, due to the presence of swifts.

Under used recycling centres could be closed after review

Bucks Free Press: Scrap unused recycling centres says noise-blighted resident

8:00am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

UNDER used recycling centres around the Wycombe district could be closed following the introduction of a blue bin collection service from homes.

Town council moves into the world of Facebook

Bucks Free Press: Princes Risborough Market House

3:36pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

A FACEBOOK page will be set up by Princes Risborough Town Council.

Largest surviving signal box re-opens

Bucks Free Press: Largest surviving signal box re-opens

10:10am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

VOLUNTEERS have opened up a signal box which has been boarded up for many years due to vandals.

MP said proposed development "stinks to high heaven"

Bucks Free Press: John Bercow at the meeting

12:08pm Monday 2nd June 2014

FRUSTRATED residents quizzed planning officials about a proposed 90 home development in Monks Risborough at a lively public meeting.

Help out at a conservation work party this week

Bucks Free Press: Help out at a conservation work party this week

5:10pm Monday 2nd June 2014

KEEN conservationists are needed to help at the next work party at Brush Hill, near Princes Risborough.

In pictures: All the fun of the farm at Bledlow Country Show

Bucks Free Press: In pictures: All the fun of the farm at Bledlow Country Show

4:33pm Sunday 1st June 2014

THE MAIN ring at yesterday’s Bledlow Country Show was buzzing with weird and wonderful attractions as hundreds turned out for the festival of farming fun.

Pupils recognised for their artwork

Bucks Free Press: Pupils recognised for their artwork

11:20am Sunday 1st June 2014

AWARDS were handed out this week for the quality of pupils' art, which had been displayed in a library.

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.

Former hospital doctor charged with historical sexual offences

Bucks Free Press: WY50812-P 02 Stoke Mandeville Hospital (SL).JPG

2:11pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

A FORMER doctor has been charged with rape and indecent assault in connection with alleged historical offences at Buckinghamshire hospitals.

Cllr: 'People are furious at the reduced grass cutting service'

Bucks Free Press: Gary Hall

2:04pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

THE issue of reduced grass cutting by the county council is a bugbear for many residents.



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