Boys and girls come out to play (and adults)

Communities across Bucks are being invited to come out to play.They can take advantage of a scheme which highlights the importance of outdoor play and encourages neighbours to spend time socialisi

Book now for Easter

Booking starts on Friday (1 March) for fun-fuelled holiday activities as Easter looms large on the horizon.This Easter, the popular Holidays Activities and Food programme is returning with a varie

Some half-term fun without cost pain

With half-term fast approaching, many families will be planning fun activities during the week-long school holiday. There are plenty of activities and events in Bucks and many are either free or low c

Take a shine to these children in care

A campaign is under way to find a loving home for children in council care waiting for adoption.These youngsters' circumstances mean that they often have to wait longer to find a new family.Th

Skateboards lift-off

Works to a new skatepark in Buckingham have just begun.The new Bridge Street facility is expected to be up and running by November and take around three months to complete.Clive Harriss, Bucki

Funtime for free

Bucks and Herts families who have children and young adults with additional needs can take part in six leisure activities this summer. The free activities are being provided by charity Absolutely

Library's new story

Ambitious plans are under way to transform Wendover Community Library into a community hub for town residents and surrounding villages. Funding is in place for the main building and refurbishment

Children's games that are streets ahead

Children across Buckinghamshire can now discover the joys of playing safely outside their homes as part of a Play Streets scheme.This invites neighbours to apply for permission to close their road

Libraries' new era

A vision and strategy has been announced for Buckinghamshire’s library service.As well as traditional reading and

Popular poplar felled

Thame's historic Black Poplar Hybrid tree in the middle of Churchill Crescent play area has had to be felled.The town council has been monitoring the tree since 2020, when it showed early si