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

'Man with a van' fly-tip case warning

A roofing and building company which failed to carry out proper checks on a ‘man with a van’ who offered to dispose of trade waste for them has paid a high price for its error after being prosecut

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

War on damp

Bucks residents are being advised how to take action against damp and mould in their homes.The council says the presence of damp and mould in the home can affect people's immune systems and lead t

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

Waste sites thumbs up

Overall satisfaction with all 10 of Bucks' Household Recycling Centres is 100 per cent, according to latest figures.The bi-annual customer satisfaction survey is carried out twice a year to gauge

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

Recycling boost

Plans are being put forward to reopen the Household Recycling Centre in Bledlow, near Princes Risborough.Buckinghamshire

United against dumping

'Help stop fly-tipping – don’t pay cash to get rid of your trash' is the message from two councils which have joined forces to combat the menace.