New homes bonus at RAF Halton base

RAF Halton's demise will be good news for the community, with 1,000 homes and a school planned for the Wendover site.So says Buckinghamshire Council’s Cabinet, which has now agreed a Supplementa

Put out the flags: Our magnificent seven

Seven Bucks parks are flying the flag after their quality has been recognised.Buckinghamshire Council celebrated after receiving prestigious Green Flag Awards for the following parks:

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

Last chance to save money on fuel bills

Eligible homeowners in Bucks are being urged to take advantage of Government-funded measures to save money on fuel bills.Properties which meet certain criteria, including their Energy Performance

Classic vehicles gear up for Adwell showtime

Classic vehicle fans can step back in time to enjoy the Adwell Vintage Vehicle Show next month.It showcases classic cars, vintage cycles and motorbikes, tractors and commercials in the stunning pr

Everything's coming up roses for charity

Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity is holding another spectacular floral fundraiser this summer, with six beautiful local gardens to explore.They are in Chinnor, Oving, Haddenham and Aylesbury,

How to get a head start on all things green

Bees, chalk streams, dry gardening and wellbeing are all hot topics at this year’s Green Festival at Chiltern Open Air Museum. The family friendly event at Chalfont St Giles on Sunday 9 June wil

New Thame Mayor Andy sets out his stall

Hello Thame,My name is Andy Gilbert – there’s more than one of us in Thame, so for clarity, I’m the older one, and it’s my great honour to represent Thame as its Mayor for 2024-25.I’

Home energy grants

Grants of up to £30,000 are now available for energy efficiency improvements for homes. These measures can include work such as loft insulation and window replacements.Eligible householders in Bu

Big incentives boost for county's foster carers

A unique package has been launched of benefits and perks for foster carers in Bucks.All councils offer some benefits to foster carers. But in the face of ever-increasing costs for children’s soc