Home energy grants

Grants of up to £30,000 are now available for energy efficiency improvements for homes. These measures can include work such as loft insulation and window replacements.Eligible householders in Bu

Cyber attack alert

A supplier of health and care products to Buckinghamshire Council has suffered a cyber attack that has resulted in data being breached.The council is working with NRS Healthcare to understand the

Running total hits an all-time high

Hundreds of runners pounded Prestwood pavements for the Chilterns Neuro Centre’s annual festival.Run Prestwood attracted a record 263 participants of various ages and skill levels, featuring a 1

Bus company to close local depots

Arriva the Shires has proposed the closure of its bus depots in Aylesbury and High Wycombe saying that both centres are lossmaking despite “extensive efforts to turn the situation around.” The clo

Big incentives boost for county's foster carers

A unique package has been launched of benefits and perks for foster carers in Bucks.All councils offer some benefits to foster carers. But in the face of ever-increasing costs for children’s soc

Facing a crisis before it actually happens...

A live training exercise has been staged to test how authorities respond to emergencies. The purpose of the day was to rehearse the arrangements of setting up and running an emergency rest centre.

Blueprint agreed to regenerate town centre

Development plans have advanced for two key sites at the heart of Aylesbury.Councillors have agreed a proposal to regenerate the former Gala Bingo Hall site in High Street and create a new town ce

RAF Halton feels free to keep marching on

Aylesbury honoured personnel from RAF Halton with a special parade commemorating the Freedom of Aylesbury.The Freedom of Aylesbury was bestowed upon RAF Halton in 1956. The honour and distinction

Shakespeare back in the Limelight

Award-winning storytelling company Unbound kick-starts the 2024 Buckinghamshire Shakespeare Festival on 5-6 July with a brand-new production of one of the Bard's most incendiary plays.For

Last chance for funds to offset HS2 chaos

Applications are now being invited for road safety scheme funding in Bucks.About £600k is being made available in 2024 from the county's share of the HS2 Road Safety Fund. This was allocated