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

Energy Doctor helps beat bills crisis

Households can expect an average saving of £125 on their annual energy bills, thanks to an Energy Doctor scheme.More than 400 visits have been to Buckinghamshire homes in the past 12 months.T

Changes at the top

Buckinghamshire Council Leader Martin Tett has appointed Steven Broadbent as his deputy.This follows a decision by current deputy Gareth Williams to stand down from the council’s cabinet.Mr

Banking on support

People are being asked to support their local community to ensure everyone has an enjoyable festive season.From donations to local food banks or community fridges to volunteering time to support a

Pick a 'hot spot'

People are being reminded of friendly and free places where people can go to stay warm and well this winter.The initiative forms part of the council's Helping Hand programme for residents sufferin

Winter warmer

Are you concerned about the cost of energy bills and looking for ways to make your home cheaper to heat and more comfortable to live in? A grant is available from Oxfordshire County Council to imp

Caught cold on camera

It difficult to think about freezing winters shortly after an unseasonal heatwave, but Thame is forward planning. This winter people will be able to borrow a thermal imaging camera from Thame Town

'Energy Doctor' plan

A new £5.8 million ‘Energy Doctor’ scheme has been launched in Buckinghamshire. The county has been allocated the amount from the Government’s UK Shared Prosperity Fund. It is there to sp

Energy bills relief

The county has been awarded £576,000 from the government’s Home Upgrade Grant.It will provide energy efficiency and clean heating upgrades to owne

Spreading the load

Bucks residents can choose to pay their 2023-2024 council tax in 12 monthly instalments, instead of the standard 10.