Gully good show in bid to beat flooding

An additional £500,000 has been agreed for repeat gully cleansing and repairing roadside drainage.It is part of a programme to ensure Bucks is as protected as possible against heavy rainfall and

Burning ambition to raise charity funds

A Stoke Mandeville firefighter is set to run between all 102 London fire stations - covering 60 miles per day over five days.Steve Moore (pictured) is aiming to raise vital funds for Rennie Grove

Running total hits an all-time high

Hundreds of runners pounded Prestwood pavements for the Chilterns Neuro Centre’s annual festival.Run Prestwood attracted a record 263 participants of various ages and skill levels, featuring a 1

Facing a crisis before it actually happens...

A live training exercise has been staged to test how authorities respond to emergencies. The purpose of the day was to rehearse the arrangements of setting up and running an emergency rest centre.

Last chance for funds to offset HS2 chaos

Applications are now being invited for road safety scheme funding in Bucks.About £600k is being made available in 2024 from the county's share of the HS2 Road Safety Fund. This was allocated

Rubber adds bounce to road repair scheme

Trials are now complete of an innovative new material designed for fast, permanent and cost-effective repairs to roads and footpaths.Roadmender Mastic Rubber is a patented specialist rubber-modifi

Asbestos dumper escapes prison

An 81-year-old man from London has narrowly escaped prison after admitting to dumping asbestos roofing materials in Bucks.Jagdish Kumar Sharma admitted fly-tipping the waste at Broken Gate Lane in

School run warning

Parents and carers dropping children off by car are being urged to think about safety when parking on the school run.Buckinghamshire Council is relaunching its #Beconsiderate campaign. This remind

A pick-me-up that's good for everyone

Bucks communities have been busy binning and bagging this spring, as Keep Britain Tidy’s Great British Spring Clean has completed its ninth annual run. Committed residents have come together as

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