Fostering teens

With two-thirds of children in care in England over 10, Buckinghamshire Council is asking people to consider whether fostering a teenager may be for them. Anyone interested is invited to find out

Funtime for free

Bucks and Herts families who have children and young adults with additional needs can take part in six leisure activities this summer. The free activities are being provided by charity Absolutely

Children's games that are streets ahead

Children across Buckinghamshire can now discover the joys of playing safely outside their homes as part of a Play Streets scheme.This invites neighbours to apply for permission to close their road

School staff lauded

New Buckinghamshire School Awards have been launched, dedicated to recognising staff dedication and hard work.The a

Libraries' new era

A vision and strategy has been announced for Buckinghamshire’s library service.As well as traditional reading and

Red card for smokers

More and more Bucks football clubs are adopting a Smokefree Sidelines initiative, aiming to set the right example to the young.The campaign’s main objective is to discourage spectators from smok

Summer fun for free

This year’s Play Around the Parishes scheme has been declared a resounding success. A total of 38 sessions have taken place at 21 different locations across Buckinghamshire,

Ace idea for kids

Inspired by recent Centre Court action at Wimbledon? Fancy yourself as the next Cameron Norrie or Emma Raducanu? Now could be the perfect time to find out what tennis

Tackling youth crime

In a joint venture, youth crime and disorder has virtually been eliminated in areas of Buckinghamshire.In the last few months of 2021, Eden Shopping Centre and High Wy

Leisure fund boost

The charity Absolutely Together has received a grant of £9,524 from the National Lottery Community Fund.This will enable