Banking on support

People are being asked to support their local community to ensure everyone has an enjoyable festive season.From donations to local food banks or community fridges to volunteering time to support a

Avril celebrates sweet smell of success

Thame-based Floralia Perfume Boutique has been selected as one of the nation’s 100 most impressive small firms.So says the Small Business Saturday UK campaign, as it begins its second decade in

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

Boost for charity

Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity will officially open its new Princes Risborough shop next month.Shop manager Juliette Phiri said: 'The community has made us feel very welcome, with local resi

Get drastic with plastic

Buckinghamshire people are being urged to become part of the plastic pollution solution.The idea is to see how far they can go in reducing their use of single-use plastic during the global, month-

'Park for free' cheer

Bucks shoppers can enjoy a day of free parking in council-run car parks in the run-up to Christmas.Nearly all council car parks in Buckinghams

More trees, please

Chiltern Rangers will be hosting nine days of tree planting events. These will see more than 4,000 trees, hedgerow plants, native bulbs and wildflowers planted as part of a

Homeless cash aid

A Government department has awarded Buckinghamshire Council £2.7 million of funding to help rough sleepers.The funding f

FizzFest all the best

Crowds of thousands lined the streets of Aylesbury to watch and enjoy this year’s WhizzFizzFest parade.WhizzFizzFest is

Appeal as crisis hits

Cost of living increases and financial insecurity continue to hit hard across Buckinghamshire and now, more than ever, people are finding themselves struggling to make ends me