New homes bonus at RAF Halton base

RAF Halton's demise will be good news for the community, with 1,000 homes and a school planned for the Wendover site.So says Buckinghamshire Council’s Cabinet, which has now agreed a Supplementa

Just the job for changers or seekers

A third event helping support Bucks people into work takes place this month.The Buckinghamshire Jobs, Skills and Opportunities Fair will be taking place on Thursday 6 June, from 1.30pm-6pm at Buck

Grants up to £2k to help young people

A national charity has set its sights on Bucks, issuing grants and guidance.The SWEF fund aims at enhancing the activities of young business owners, innovators, and entrepreneurs. In particula

Crowning achievements

Wide-ranging awards for 19 Buckinghamshire people have been announced in the King’s New Year Honours List.They have been recognised for outstanding work in supporting key services and communitie

'Dragons' Den' winners

Pupils from Sir Henry Floyd Grammar have won a green schools Dragons' Den-style challenge.Year 12 students from five secondary schools in Buckinghamshire took part.The grammar school team (pic

'My foster parents loved me to bits'

Young people in Bucks who have been adopted have been sharing thoughts about their experiences.It is all part of a bid to raise awareness of adoption and to encourage those who may be thinking of

Praise for prison

The governor and staff of an Aylesbury prison have won praise for 'remarkable' improvements that have been made at the site in the past year.Inspectors returning to HMPYOI Aylesbury (pictured) for

A good job, too

The second Buckinghamshire Council Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair saw more than 400 people come through the doors of the Elgiva Theatre, in Chesham.They met over 25 exhibitors promoting jobs and ap

Horses bowling along?

The world of racing is being invited to a special cricket tournament, raising funds for the welfare of horses which have retired from the sport.Organised by charity Retraining of Racehorses the Ro

Top business award

Thame-based HR consultancy, SYLO Associates has been recognised at The South & Vale Business Awards by winning SME of The Year award for South Oxfordshire. The awards, sponsored by Milton Park, we