'Bitter regret' over HS2 and ancient earthwork

Consent has with 'bitter regret' been given to HS2 Ltd’s proposals for ancient earthwork Grim’s Ditch.The Scheduled Monument, near Leather Lane, Great Missenden, will be affected as part of th

Where Muggles can stay (for a spell)

This summer, it’s easy to come out from that cupboard under the stairs and follow in the footsteps of Harry Potter. A leading holiday expert says it is possible to stay in some of the atmospheri

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

Conservation plan boost for wildlife

In a ground-breaking collaboration, a council has joined forces with two prominent local wildlife charities and a local farmer to inaugurate Bucks' second local Habitat Bank.The visionary initiati

Steam along and help

Quainton aims to keep on track with the help of more volunteers.Buckinghamshire Railway Centre - the local heritage venue - has a list of available roles available. All it needs now is people with

Town traffic relief moves one step nearer

An end may be in sight for notorious traffic jams trundling into Aylesbury from the south and clogging the town centre.Buckinghamshire Council will start work shortly on Phase 2 of the South East

'Oxbike' on course

The Bike Oxford weekend continues to grow, with local support and everyone welcome.Bike Oxford, now in its 11th year, is an event with real community spirit. Championed by Oxford City and Oxfordsh

Bus scheme bonus

Buses on demand is a new, green transport plan heading to the Aylesbury area.Buckinghamshire Council is set to link with WeMove to launch a ‘demand responsive’ bus service. The three-year tria

Day to remember

This year’s service of remembrance will be taking place at Thame Memorial Gardens on Sunday 12 November. The procession, which will include town councillors, Royal British Legion members and oth

Easier travel on the cards after campaign

Day Travelcards for people moving around London have been saved.Buckinghamshire Council has welcomed the news that the Mayor of London has withdrawn the proposal to cease the sale of Day Travelcar