Big incentives boost for county's foster carers

A unique package has been launched of benefits and perks for foster carers in Bucks.All councils offer some benefits to foster carers. But in the face of ever-increasing costs for children’s soc

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

Making a killing and all in the name of charity

Thame Midsomer Tours have this year made their largest donation so far, with £1,400 given to each of the Mayor’s charities.This year they are Red Kite Family Centre, Thame Shed and Thame Museum

Trip back in time

Buckinghamshire History Festival returns on Wednesday 1 November for its eighth annual celebration.The festival, co-ordinated by Buckinghamshire Archives, presents a large range of activities thro

Bucks of the future

A key document has been approved, setting out a vision for future expansion in county towns and villages.‘Regenerating Bucks’ is the council’s blueprint for the county's future growth - a fr

Fest was the best

Organisers are basking in the success of this year’s WhizzFizzFest.The colourful celebration took to the road earlier this month, with a range of family-friendly activities and events taking pla

Make a summer date with museum

Make learning fun by joining in events at Aylesbury's Discover Bucks Museum this summer. Here are some of the dates for you to reference what's happening at the museum:Children and Young P

Mechanics come to life

This summer Discover Bucks Museum in Aylesbury is hosting a hands-on exhibition combining art, science and engineering.Mechanics Alive! celebrates the fascinating world of automata - beautifully h

For culture vultures

Buckinghamshire Culture Open Weekend is back for a third year.Cultural organisations, community groups and creatives are being invited to take part and submit events from

WhizzFizz goes on tour

Anticipation is building as Buckinghamshire prepares for its much-loved family arts and literature festival, WhizzFizzFest.