Charities
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    Crowdfunding support

    March 4, 2019

    A council has pledged £12,250 to help support three local community projects which are crowdfunding on Our Vale. They are ‘The Next Step Youth Homeless Project’ by Youth Concern; ‘New Play Equipment for Dagnall Rec’ by Dagnall Village Hall; and ‘Paralympic Heritage Learning Tools’ by the National Paralympic Heritage Trust. Aylesbury Vale District Council launched its […]

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    Dragons ahoy

    February 4, 2019

    Gable Events and MacIntyre are celebrating Chinese New Year by inviting entries into the 18th Milton Keynes Dragon Boat Festival. This popular annual event returns to Willen Lake in Milton Keynes on Sunday June 23 and up to 50 crews are expected to battle it out in 40 brightly painted Chinese dragon boats over the […]

  • Carol Sampson, Operations Director at Sports Traider and Noel Brown begin the clear out of fake and seized goods.

    Fake goods clear-out

    January 11, 2019

    Time has been called by Trading Standards officers in Buckinghamshire on more than £10,000 worth of counterfeit alcohol, cigarettes and designer clothes seized in the past three years. Around 4,500 illegal or dangerous items, locked away in their evidence strongroom in the bowels of County Hall, Aylesbury, must now be disposed of to make room […]

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    Pledge to homeless

    December 21, 2018

    Aylesbury Vale District Council has voted unanimously to adopt its draft Housing and Homelessness Strategy for 2019-2022. The strategy, which will be published on the council website in January, sets out a collaborative approach to tackling homelessness across the Vale – bringing together local authority links, registered housing providers and health organisations. The vision within the […]