Community stars: Who has shone in county?

The Proud of Bucks Awards are back for a fourth year, shining a light on the impressive contributions of the county’s unsung heroes.They are the volunteers, groups, and organisations that have m

Shaping our world the way people want

A number of important consultations are launching this month and a council is seeking people's views.Buckinghamshire Council regularly asks local people about a range of topics, from developing an

Money no object as summer holidays loom

Summer holidays are nearly here and with six weeks free from lessons ad homework, families will be busy planning what to do.For those on lower incomes, juggling finances during the summer can be p

Hurrah for Rah Rah as old folk tune into past

The Rah Rah Theatre Company is bringing joy to elderly audiences in Bucks this summer. The charity theatre company, funded by Heart of Bucks Community Foundation, specialises in using theatre as a

Culture vultures can swoop on this feast

A total of 54 events will be running across Bucks this month in a jam-packed Open Weekend.Between 25-28 July, 34 contributors will be taking part. Whether people are looking for something to d

Popular event is washed out to sea

Aylesbury on Sea, the family event scheduled to take place in Vale Park on Sunday 7 July, had to be cancelled due to adverse weather.The forecast of heavy rain and the possibility of thunder made

Best of Bucks as 21 star in King's honours list

Awards for 21 Buckinghamshire residents have been announced in the King's Charles Birthday Honours List.Men and women have been recognised for outstanding work in supporting key services across th

Kop Hill Climb revs up for exciting new future

Ownership of the Kop Hill Climb classic car event has transferred from Heart of Bucks Community Foundation to a newly created local organisation – Kop Hill Charity.The link-up with the community

Trailblazers praised in Kings Honours

Two women with strong Buckinghamshire connections have been recognised in the King's Birthday Honours.They are Karen Bonner and Dr Olivier Chapple. Buckingham

Facing up to rules on General Election day

People are being reminded that they will need to be registered to vote and show valid photo ID at polling stations in the General Election on 4 July.This now applies to:* Local