Bucks Free Press: Stokenchurch

• Your reporter is Rebecca Cain: 01494 755096, rcain@london.newsquest.co.uk

Jewellery, photography equipment and electrical items taken in burglary

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

5:01pm Friday 22nd August 2014

BURGLARS stole jewellery, photography equipment and electrical items after breaking into a house in Stokenchurch, police have said.

New shop opens in Lane End

Bucks Free Press:

11:40am Saturday 16th August 2014

A NEW shop selling bath time ritual boxes will open in Lane End High Street today.

Popular annual art exhibition returns next weekend

Bucks Free Press:

4:35pm Friday 15th August 2014

THE popular annual exhibition by the West Wycombe Art Group returns next weekend.

Photo group updates its West Wycombe archive

Bucks Free Press:

5:09pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A PHOTO group has updated its database of photos of the historic West Wycombe village.

Community centre to hold tenth birthday party in Lane End

Bucks Free Press:

5:30pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

LANE End Youth and Community Centre is inviting residents to a community fun day to celebrate its tenth birthday.

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.

Man sustains broken ankle in Stokenchurch assault

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

3:41pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A MAN sustained a broken ankle after he was dragged to the floor and assaulted in Stokenchurch by 'festival-goers', police said.

Michelin starred chef judges children's baking competition

Bucks Free Press:

11:42am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A MICHELIN starred chef judged a children's cookery competition at the weekend in Stokenchurch.

Police launch appeal to find 'Batman' after bank robbery

Bucks Free Press:

10:32am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

POLICE have launched an appeal for help in locating a man dubbed ‘Batman’ after a bank in Stokenchurch was robbed in December.

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.

Dog charity changes rules on admission policy following aggressive dogs concern

Bucks Free Press:

3:30pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A DOG charity has been forced to change its rules following an increase in the number of possibly aggressive dogs being brought to their doors.

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.

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.

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.

Villagers fight hotel extension appeal

Bucks Free Press: Villagers fight hotel extension appeal

7:50am Saturday 28th June 2014

VILLAGERS are fighting a planning appeal which hopes to extend a country hotel.

Michelin starred chef to open dog rescue's garden party

Bucks Free Press: Phil Vickery.

5:20pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

MICHELIN starred chef Phil Vickery will be supporting Stokenchurch Dog Rescue when he opens a garden party being held by the charity at the end of next month.

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.

Traveller feels victimised following planning objections

Bucks Free Press: High Barns site

12:00pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

A TRAVELLER said he feels victimised after a planning application for stables has received a number of objections.

Man dies after motorway collision

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

10:21pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

A MAN has died after a collision involving a HGV and a van on the M40 near Stokenchurch this evening.

Women's Institute group celebrates 90 years

Bucks Free Press: Women's Institute group celebrates 90 years

3:40pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

THE West Wycombe Women's Institute celebrated its 90th anniversary with a special lunch on Tuesday.

Flats plan at empty homes given the go ahead

Bucks Free Press: Sidney House

8:20am Tuesday 17th June 2014

PLANNING permission has finally been given to turn former sheltered housing into homes in Lane End.

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.

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.

Updated with pics: Firefighters tackle Stokenchurch bus blaze

Bucks Free Press: Photographs By Alex Stallwood Via Aaron Sabin

5:56pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

FIREFIGHTERS are currently on the scene of a bus fire in Stokenchurch.

Lane End football team travel to France for tournament

Bucks Free Press: Lane End football team travel to France for tournament

12:21pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

A LANE End school football team, which was only started this year, took part in a football tournament in France.

Couple celebrate 60 year wedding anniversary

Bucks Free Press: Gwen and John Bishop

1:41pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

A COUPLE celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with 50 family and friends.

Rain creates muddy route at second Stokenchurch run

Bucks Free Press: Rain creates muddy route at second Stokenchurch run

12:20pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

THE rain made the second Stokenchurch race a very muddy event on Saturday morning.

Motorcyclist dies following Stokenchurch collision

Bucks Free Press: Phone smashed during attempted robbery in Marlow

11:23pm Sunday 8th June 2014

A MOTORCYCLIST died this morning following a collision on the A40.

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.

Dentist surgery coming to village

Bucks Free Press: Dentist surgery coming to village

4:48pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

A DENTIST surgery is going to replace a hairdressers in Stokenchurch, following its closure.

Second year for scenic race this weekend

Bucks Free Press: The running committee

4:40pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

THE second Run The Rock returns this weekend to Stokenchurch.

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.

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.

The Aca-Holics impress once more

Bucks Free Press: Czarmé Pooley, Katy Donaghue, WDC former chairman Ian McEnnis, Laura Ogle and Sue Hunt

5:30pm Monday 2nd June 2014

A GROUP of singers, who have not even been together for a year, entertained a host of dignitaries.

Council cuts grant for Dial-a-Ride service

Bucks Free Press: Dial-a-Ride Launched

8:30am Friday 30th May 2014

FUNDING the Wycombe Dial-a-Ride receives from Wycombe District Council has been slashed – to the annoyance of users of the service.

Steve Baker MP: 'UKIP earthquake? More a landslide for disengagement'

Bucks Free Press: MP Steve Baker told Parliament this week of the case

11:18am Thursday 29th May 2014

MP Steve Baker has rubbished the ‘UKIP political earthquake’ and called the European Parliament election results a ‘landslide for disengagement’.

Olympic swimming coach oversees Wycombe Sports Centre build

Bucks Free Press: Olympic swimming coach oversees Wycombe Sports Centre build

6:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

OLYMPIC swimming coach Kevin Brooks hopes the new Wycombe Sports Centre will help to develop the next generation of sporting stars.

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.

Sadness for staff as hair salon closes its doors

Bucks Free Press: The Hair Gallery in Stokenchurch. From Google Maps Streetview.

4:44pm Tuesday 27th May 2014

A HAIR salon is closing its doors today in Stokenchurch prompting sad goodbyes from staff.

Council rolls out camera-operated car-park system

Bucks Free Press: One of the ANPR cameras

11:25am Tuesday 27th May 2014

THE rollout of automatic number plate recognition technology across the majority of car-parks in the Wycombe district has begun.

Chinese restaurant will be converted into flats

Bucks Free Press: Chinese restaurant could be turned into homes

3:16pm Friday 23rd May 2014

A CHINESE restaurant in Lane End will be converted into flats.

Resident bemoans grass cutting mess

Bucks Free Press: 2014595901 Paul Jackson 12.05.14 Worcester A driver has raised concerns that the grass verges need cutting at the Hadley junction of the Ombersley Road. (6112465)

3:22pm Monday 19th May 2014

A STOKENCHURCH resident has raised concerns about the number of times the council are going to cut the village's grass verges.

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.

Video: Wycombe MP's 'awful journey' to Wexham Park Hospital

Bucks Free Press: Steve Baker MP after finally finding the drop off point at Wexham Park Hospital

2:20pm Thursday 15th May 2014

AN MP has bemoaned the parking set-up and long journey families face in an emergency race to troubled Wexham Park Hospital.

Big band style music comes to Stokenchurch

Bucks Free Press: Big band style music comes to Stokenchurch

11:50am Wednesday 14th May 2014

FOLLOWING their sell out opening concert earlier this month, the Bisham Concert Band continue to entertain the audience with music for all the family from film, TV and the Shows, played in their Big Band style.

MP: 'Wycombe Hospital could become centre of local health economy'

Bucks Free Press: MP: 'Wycombe Hospital could become centre of local health economy'

8:00am Wednesday 14th May 2014

WYCOMBE Hospital could become the “centre of the local health economy” under early proposals to shake-up the town’s health services.

New WDC chair as Lib Dems appoint new leader

Bucks Free Press: Lesley Clarke, leader of Wycombe District Council

12:24pm Tuesday 13th May 2014

A FORMER Wycombe District Council chief has been made its new chairman – as the Wycombe Liberal Democrats appoint a fresh leader.

Hambleden stables plan thrown out after poetic plea by cllr

Bucks Free Press: Hambleden stables plan thrown out after poetic plea by cllr

10:57am Thursday 8th May 2014

A CONTENTIOUS plan to build stables in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty was thrown out after a poetic plea by a councillor last night.



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