• Cropped Simply Walk Fiona_and_Mascot

    Simply celebrating

    July 19, 2017

    Simply Walk, Buckinghamshire’s health walk scheme, has just celebrated its 15th anniversary with what else, but a walk around the beautiful grounds of Hughenden Manor in High Wycombe. When it started in 2002 there were just a handful of walks on offer but in the decade and a half since, the scheme has grown to […]

  • Mark Shaw, Cabinet Member for Transport

    Mobile phone driving fines double

    March 1, 2017

    As of March 1st, drivers will face double the penalties if caught using a handheld mobile phone at the wheel. The fine is increasing from £100 to £200, and licence points are increasing from three to six; for drivers who have had their licences for less than two years, this will mean reverting to learner […]

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    Have your say on Thame transport

    February 20, 2017

    Thame’s Transport Plan Working Group will be meeting for the first time publicly at 6.30pm on Tuesday, February 28th in the Upper Chamber, Thame Town Hall. The working group was set up to identify and set out what is needed to help solve the problems Thame faces around travel and parking, including: walking and cycling; public […]

  • Road repairs: pothole crew in action

    Potholes – you can help

    February 4, 2017

    With the recent cold snap over, people may have noticed a few more potholes in our roads. This is normal after a period of below zero temperatures, and Transport for Buckinghamshire is laying on extra crews to tackle them (see picture). These potholes are formed through the ‘freeze-thaw’ cycle, where water gets into tiny imperfections […]