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Tributes paid to popular rambler who died after a cliff fall in Dorset

Maureen Absalom, who was a member of the Amersham Ramblers Group, died following a fall from a cliff in Dorset on a walking holiday.

Businessman: They are rioting in Hong Kong, its worth just asking about changing council structures

Buckinghamshire Business First's Alex Pratt says while people are rioting in Hong Kong for democracy it is at least worth asking the question about whether we should be an unitary authority

Chesham man who stole car with teen inside pleads guilty

Ben Parker, 22, of Milton Road, Chesham, appeared at Aylesbury Crown Court for a preliminary hearing yesterday (Tue).

#BuckleUp: Council leader supports our campaign

Leader of Bucks County Council supports our campaign urging everyone to wear a seatbelt.

'Misleading' HS2 advert withdrawn after complaint

Campaigners hail victory after complaint to Advertising Standards Authority

Gareth Ainsworth hopes Exeter City defeat will cool Wycombe Wanderers expectations

Blues boss takes one positive from an end to his side's remarkable unbeaten run

Community projects set to receive thousands of pounds

Bucks County Council will hold a community funding meeting tonight and see which projects are due a boost

Plans for an online school could change the way children are educated but is there really a future without classrooms?

There are many parents who feel the frustration of the school system from time to time with some opting for home schooling. But what about those who do not feel they can teach their child themselves? JO-ANNE ROWNEY speaks to Tom Scott from Wey Ecademy, an online free school, about why he feels that is the answer

County councillor: Planned traffic calming projects 'urgent' for village

Creating single lane and work on car park in Chalfont St Giles set to go ahead
Dawn Steele in Perfect Murder with Robert Dawes

Dawn Steele: "How many people can say they had giraffes walking into the dressing room?"

She’s starred in Monarch of the Glen and Wild at Heart, now Dawn Steele is turning her hand to Perfect Murder at the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre. Jo-Anne Rowney speaks to the actress about filming in Africa and asks is there really ever a perfect murder?

Opera singer raises the roof in Chalfont St Peter

Jonathan Viera brings his sons to play in special concert at church

Look: Chiltern Open Air Museum celebrates harvest

Families enjoy crafts, horses and historic buildings at site
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Wycombe Wanderers and Northampton fined by FA

Teams they failed to ensure players conducted themselves in orderly fashion

Video: Watch Peter Murphy's shoe-shine celebration at Exeter

Re-live the action as the Wycombe star is on target yet again in a 2-1 loss

Exeter City v Wycombe Wanderers: rate the Chairboys

Your shout on the best in blue even though Wanderers unbeaten run comes to end

Non-League Football

Holmer Green win cup derby at Amersham Town

Goals aplenty on windy night at Spratleys Meadow, writes Michael Gahagan

'Tremendous' Chesham shoot down St Neots

Generals show brilliant character to beat title favourites when short on numbers

Don't just be wary of Drew, warns Chesham boss

St Neots pose dangers all over the pitch, Leese insists ahead of tonight's clash
Concerns have been raised by dementia patient groups

Morning news headlines: Dementia fears; high cost of foreign criminals; Clegg targets teacher workload

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Oscar Pistorius given five-year jail sentence for killing Reeva Steenkamp

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South African sprinter also given three years for firearms offences, but could be home in 10 months

Morning news headlines: Spinal paralysis breakthrough, Kate back on Royal duties, designer passes away, Gonzalo disruption expected

Darek Fidyka (right) who was completely paralysed from the waist down and is now able to walk again after undergoing pioneering surgery
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Injury-hit Beaconsfield go down to Thatcham

Back row particularly affected by absences, writes Mike Eagle

Amersham & Chiltern lose to last-minute try

Injury jinx strikes again as three more players succumb, writes Andy Gillanders

Amersham & Chiltern sweat it on skipper

Rugby side hoping Grammeros will return from injury for Guernsey game

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