DIY waste move

Bucks people will be able to dispose of small amounts of DIY waste for free at Household Recycling Centres from 31 December.Changes have been brought in by central government and will make it easi

Branching out

Thame Mayor Adrian Dite has officially opened a new branch of independent builders’ merchant MKM, located in Lupton Road. The outlet will mark MKM’s 123rd branch in the UK and has created 18 n

No cash for trash

People are being advised to avoid paying in cash when employing someone to take away their waste.However large or s

Eco route to road repair

Work has begun to tackle some of the most damaged rural roads in the county while saving money and helping the environment.

Brown, not green pledge

Early work has begun on the Local Plan for Buckinghamshire, which will shape the future for the county’s planning and development.

Fly-tipping crackdown

Buckinghamshire Council has joined more than 150 local authorities and 10 professional bodies in calling on the Sentencing Council to consider tougher fines and punishments fo

Fly-tipping war goes on

A waste crime enforcement team has achieved its third best year in terms of the amount fly tipping offenders have had to pay in fines, costs and other surcharges – even thou

'Module' homes arrive

A Buckinghamshire Council project to provide shelter for homeless families in urgent need of housing is one major step closer to completion.

Heat's on waste crews

Waste crews are being encouraged to take more drink breaks in response to the mini heatwave the county is experiencing this week.

Fly-tipping focus

The work of Buckinghamshire Council's fly-tipping team is currently being featured in episodes of Channel 5's latest observational series, Filthy Britain S