Get into peak condition for charity fundraiser

Walkers are being urged to get set for a special Chilterns 3 Peaks Challenge - a family-friendly day out, with walking routes ranging from 6.5 to 18 miles.It is the 15th anniversary of the challen

Age no obstacle

Older people in Bucks are being helped to live healthy, active and independent lives.Buckinghamshire Council has outlined its commitment, as set out in its Healthy Ageing Strategy, now formally

Dog breeding shame

An investigation into illegal dog breeding and animal cruelty has led to the prosecution and conviction of two people.Hammad Javaid,of Charmfield Road, Aylesbury, and Louise Lane, of Upland Avenue

Bray for us is Zoe's message to world

Zoe Bicat is nearing the end of a 1,000-mile trek with her Mule, Falco.She set off in in May 2022 from Oxford to begin the epic 'Walk for Earth' that would take them to Loch Lomond and back to rai

Feline good at home

A Thame-based woman is swapping PR for purrs as she launches a brand-new premium cat care business.It is called The Cat Butler Thame, which visits and cares for cats in the comfort of their own ho

Horses bowling along?

The world of racing is being invited to a special cricket tournament, raising funds for the welfare of horses which have retired from the sport.Organised by charity Retraining of Racehorses the Ro

Strolling to health

Simply Walk, Buckinghamshire Council’s health and wellbeing scheme, celebrates its 20th anniversary in July.It started

Village fete date

Aston Abbotts Village Fete hopes to be under way on Saturday, 24 July, complete with a dog show, stalls, entertainment and many attractions.Barring another late lockdo

Lynx pair enter the Dragon

Green Dragon Eco Farm has showcased its latest additions to the Wildlife Zone – Carpathian Lynx (pictured) – which are the highlight of their summer holiday offer.The young lynx, named Toma

Farm animals are stars

Aylesbury Market Square turned into a hive of activity during the first week of the school holidays when a mobile farm pitched up and brought along a range of cute animals.Wendy, a pygmy goat and