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Two creative, former Bucks boys have co-written a thriller book

Peter Ives, 31, originally from Seer Green and Robert Edwards 47, who went to Chesham Grammar School, then called Chesham High have written the thriller, The Devil’s Mine.

Photo-gallery: Tributes flood in for fun-loving Ashley Birch who was found dead in Chesham Bois woods

Family and friends have paid tribute to a football-loving ‘cheeky chappy’ who died last month.

Bucks campaigner for assisted dying says public perceptions have changed

A campaigner is pleased that the bill for assisted dying has cleared its first hurdle in the House of Lords.

High Heavens to stay open after road work cancelled

Team working on road
The Household Waste Recycling Centre at High Heavens will remain open to the public this weekend - after predictions of heavy rainfall resulted in the cancellation of road surfacing work.

Success story: from street child to Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conductor

An orphan, Vartan Melkonian grew up living rough on the streets of Beirut. He is now a conductor for the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and gives talks at the UN on street children. Laura Mowat reports

Two creative, former Bucks boys have co-written a thriller book

Peter Ives, 31, originally from Seer Green and Robert Edwards 47, who went to Chesham Grammar School, then called Chesham High have written the thriller, The Devil’s Mine.

Photo-gallery: Tributes flood in for fun-loving Ashley Birch who was found dead in Chesham Bois woods

Family and friends have paid tribute to a football-loving ‘cheeky chappy’ who died last month.

Bucks campaigner for assisted dying says public perceptions have changed

A campaigner is pleased that the bill for assisted dying has cleared its first hurdle in the House of Lords.

In pictures: Wycombe go down at home to Reading

Wanderers lose to Championship side in pre-season friendly at Adams Park

Wycombe boss says transfer business is not yet done

Chairboys manager Gareth Ainsworth hopeful a couple more players could arrive this week, writes Dave Stubbings

McGuinness embarks on second quest for Commonwealth Games medal

Gerrards Cross bowls member and England have chance to succeed in the fours
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Recap: Non-League football registration deadline day

It is the last day for non league clubs to make signings and we’ll have all the latest news in our live blog

Amersham Town suffer Wycombe Senior Cup final thumping

Injury-hit Magpies take early lead before conceding eight against Flackwell Heath, writes Michael Gahagan

Makeshift Amersham Town thumped by Crawley Green

Magpies squad featured five U18s as they play third match in five days, writes Ashley Birch

Were you there? Ferrets, face-painting and music - it was all happening at the Colne Valley Festival

People gathered in the sunshine of a country park to enjoy an annual festival.  

Competition: Win tickets to see Milkshake!

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Milkshake! Live Party Party is coming to Aylesbury Waterside Theatre this month and we are giving you the chance to win a family ticket to the show.

Look: Bucks bog garden attracts BBC film crew for TV show

An environment centre got a taste of show business when the BBC visited it to film a TV programme.

Amersham

Amersham is listed in the The Doomsday Book and is now split into two towns, Amersham-on-the-Hill and Old Town. Nearby Coleshill and Hyde Heath each have their own strong and thriving communities, including the Plough in Hyde Heath which has become the hub of the village.

Videos & Photos

Photo-gallery: Tributes flood in for fun-loving Ashley Birch who was found dead in Chesham Bois woods

New crematorium given the go ahead

Photo-gallery: Chesham and Amersham men jailed for sex offences against 14-year-old

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Journalists

Mort Smith
Community Editor
Jack Abell
Reporter (Gerrards Cross, Denham and Iver)
Camilla Goodman
Reporter (Chesham and surrounding villages)
Laura Mowat
Reporter (Amersham, Little Chalfont)
Suzy Talbot
Deputy Editor
Lorcan Lovett
Reporter (Chalfont St Peter, Chalfont St Giles, Great Missenden and Prestwood)
Jo-Anne Rowney
Reporter (Beaconsfield, Stoke Poges, Seer Green and Jordans, Hedgerley, Fulmer and Farnham Common)
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