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Prestwood ace Alice becomes Bucks lady golf champion

Kozlowski adds county title to the club one she won at Ellesborough

Prestwood mother shortlisted for national business award for her domestic housekeeping business

Sarah Reeves set up a Bright and Beautiful Homes franchise in 2012 and now employs 12 people

GCSE results: Ecstatic Chesham Grammar School pupils celebrate an excellent set of results

Staff and pupils at Chesham Grammar School are celebrating another set of excellent GCSE results.

A level results: Chesham Grammar School celebrates best ever results

Students at Chesham Grammar School collected their A-level results this morning.

Two Bucks companies named in largest ever list of National Minimum Wage offenders

Almost 200 employers who failed to pay their workers the legal minimum wage have been publicly named.

Prestwood man sentenced to six years for string of drug offences

A jury found 20-year-old Dylan Lo guilty of five counts of possession with intent to supply class A drugs and was sentenced on Monday (August 1)

Six-year-old Prestwood girl raises £550 for the Little Princes Trust

Isabel Beattie cut her hair to donate to the charity, which makes wigs for youngsters who have lost theirs through cancer treatment

'Loadsamoney' raised by brewery team in Grand Canal Challenge

A 15-strong team from Malt The Brewery in Prestwood were joined by comedian Harry Enfield on the fundraising challenge

Prestwood CC making a push for the title

Skipper looking for a 'concerted effort' this season

Popular event that attracts thousands of visitors cancelled due to bad weather

The Chiltern Steam Rally, which takes place in Prestwood, has been cancelled this year due to the rain.

Great Missenden school to hold event this weekend to mark its 60th anniversary

The Misbourne School is celebrating 60 Years since it officially opened in January 1956.

Prestwood children's charity to host its annual midnight walk this week

The Thomas Ball Children’s Cancer Fund Midnight Dream Walk will take place on Friday.

Thames Valley Police appeal after concrete slab used in attempted burglary

Police are urging the public to come forward with any information

American family visit Bucks village to see their grandma's grave

Ron May, from Vancouver, in Washington, travelled to Prestwood to visit his grandma's grave.

Bucks Open Studios 2016 set to launch this weekend

Bucks Open Studios 2016 takes place across the county from Saturday, June 11 to Sunday, June 26.

Two Bucks schools win prestigious award for architecture

The Little Hall, at Prestwood Infants School in Prestwood and Davenies School in Beaconsfield have won RIBA South Regional Awards from the Royal Institute of British Architects.

First Britain, and now the world, for Rafael Rhys Pollitt

Fencer looking to replicate his British success overseas

Prestwood fencer eyes further international glory following good showing in Poland

Rhys Pollitt was the highest placed Brit across all age groups at Wroclaw

HS2 campaigners turn to House of Lords in bid for tunnel under the Chilterns

The full tunnel was rejected last week by the HS2 select committee

What's on: What to do in Bucks this February half term holiday

Here are some great ideas on where to take the kids this half term break

Little Chalfont man charged in connection with three Bucks burglaries

James Hanrahan, of Charsley Close, Little Chalfont, has been charged in connection with the three burglaries.

Fine Dining

Bucks diners urged to check hygiene ratings of restaurants ahead of Valentine's Day

PEOPLE are urged to ‘look before they book’ when planning a Valentine’s meal out in Bucks this year.

Trio of burglaries in Chiltern and South Bucks are being linked by police

Three burglaries have taken place over three nights this week in Prestwood, Gerrards Cross and Denham Green.

Prestwood church re-opens in time for Christmas following £550,000 make-over

Holy Trinity Church in Prestwood has now re-opened after having a £550,000 make-over.

Sick children enjoy the trip of a lifetime at Disneyland thanks to a Bucks charity

The trip, organised by Prestwood charity The Thomas Ball Children’s Cancer Fund, has been operating for the past 11 years, affording hundreds of very sick children the holiday of a lifetime.

Prestwood artist to hold online auction to raise cash for charity

Prestwood artist Natalie Francis is auctioning off some of her work online to raise cash for charity.

More than 40 people commended at Chiltern and South Bucks police awards

Chiltern and South Bucks LPA commander Supt Yvette Hitch commended police officers, police staff, members of the community and volunteers, during a ceremony at Taplow House Hotel last night.

Christmas Fairs in Buckinghamshire - find out which ones are close to you

Christmas is less than a month away, and the festivities are now starting in earnest. Here is a list of Christmas fairs that will be happening over the next few weeks

Christmas Fairs in Buckinghamshire - find out which ones are close to you

Christmas is less than a month away, and the festivities are now starting in earnest. Here is a list of Christmas fairs that will be happening over the next few weeks

Neighbours say building 76 homes in Prestwood will have a 'devastating' effect

The Great Missenden Trust has submitted a planning application to Chiltern District Council to build 76 homes and a play area on land off Lodge Lane, in Prestwood.


The name Prestwood is Anglo Saxon in origin, and means 'Priest-wood'. There is evidence of settlement in Prestwood from the Middle Ages, when the village was mainly covered in oak, beech and ash trees. Hatches Farm is one of the buildings that dates from the medieval period.

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