Operation road rescue

An extra £5 million of funding has been pledged this coming year to repair weather-worn county roads.This adds to the £105 million already committed during the next four years.At a Buckingha

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

A brighter outlook

Nearly 29,000 streetlights in Bucks are being upgraded to energy-saving LED bulbs.More than 91 per cent have already been converted and an increasing number of streetlights, illuminated bollards,

Gritters hot to go

We may be enjoying an Indian summer but Buckinghamshire’s gritters are already out and about.Drivers have been taking the gritters out for a test run of their usual routes to help refamiliarise

Thames Water row

A council has got tough with Thames Water over traffic management during current roadworks.During the past few days there have been significant traffic disruptions along the A418 near Stone as a r

'Use it or lose it' county health challenge

Bucks residents are being challenged to keep on the move and improve their health.Buckinghamshire Council is encouraging people to be active and start making positive lifestyle changes, pointing o

'Pedal power' hailed

Introducing a ‘pay-as-you-go’ bike hire scheme in Oxford could cut tens of thousands of car journeys in the city, according to new research. Estimates show that there could be as many as 1

E-bikes join chain

Two electric bike hire schemes have launched in Aylesbury and High Wycombe, alongside Zipp Mobility's existing e-scooter innovations. A total of 25 e-bikes will be available for people to hire ac

Helping hand for Arm

The Aylesbury Arm of the Grand Union Canal has seen important improvements, thanks to an £800k investment.Towpath works are on the section between locks 15 and 16, resulting in better conditions

Highway to the future

Buckinghamshire Council wants to hear views on its draft vision and objectives to guide future development and transport in the county.The cou