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Andrew Auden took this picture of Alex Dowsett on Frith Hill, Hyde Heath

Your photos of the Tour of Britain

People took to the streets today to catch a glimpse of the riders in the Tour of Britain as it came through Bucks, here are your photos

Your guide to the Bucks leg of the Tour of Britain

The Tour of Britain is making its way through Bucks today. Here’s our guide to stage six of the tour.

Last chance to nominate your sporting heroes

Joe Sammon, from South Bucks District Council, receives last year's special Bucks Legacy award for Project of the Year from council chairman Cllr Santokh Chhokar. The winning project was a schools rowing contest.
This weekend is people's last chance to nominate sporting heroes in the Bucks and MK Sports Awards

Violence in town fueled by alcohol, while theft of high powered cars rises

High value cars are being targeted, a motorway service area is a hot spot for thefts and violence against the person is down with nearly all cases fueled by alcohol in Beaconsfield

Teen appears before court in connection to two burglaries

A 19-year-old man from Chesham is in court on charges connected to two burglaries in the town

Council News

Gerrards Cross Library celebrates its success

Volunteers the key for community library

Cycling extravaganza in Chesham for Tour of Britain

Chesham is holding an event today to celebrate the Tour of Britain coming to the town

Traders concerned about new pay and display parking plan

Buckinghamshire County Council will introduce more pay and display machines to tackle parking problem

More than a thousand on-duty police officers were assaulted in the past five years

Figures revealing how many officers were assaulted in the Thames Valley every year for the past five years have been released

Eight men charged with child sexual exploitation offences

The men will appear at Milton Keynes Magistrates’ Court today (Sep 4).

Watch: Top cop speaks about child sexual exploitation warrants

Acting Superintendent Olly Wright
Acting Superintendent Olly Wright speaks about the 120 officers who executed warrants at 13 properties from 7am on Tuesday (Sep 2).

News in Pictures

Roundup of Bucks Prom photos

Were you there? All the photos from the Proms sent in by our readers and our photographers

Look: Chalfont Valley E-ACT Academy show off their 'Olympians'

A sports day had an Olympic theme with events including hurdles, long jump and sprints.

Look: Chiltern Hills Academy Year 11 Prom

Check out our photo-gallery of the sparkling prom at Chartridge Lodge

Family store triumphs in best business awards

Business still booming for award-winning DIY store after 60 years in Chalfont St Giles

Apple unveil iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch - and buyers are already queuing in London

Apple have unveiled two new phone handsets, their first wearable technology, and a revolutionary payment system

Beaconsfield Sainsbury's applies for new licence

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People have raised concerns over the store applying for a new licence, asking whether it means the Beaconsfield store could open for 24 hours
Cheryl Gillan

MP Cheryl Gillan brands lack of HS2 compensation package progress 'shameful'

Chesham and Amersham MP Cheryl Gillan has said the lack of compensation packages for HS2 is 'shameful' four years into the project

HS2 campaigners, a youth worker and business recognised at mayor awards

The annual Amersham Mayoral Awards were held last week, celebrating the pillars of the community.
Dr Ian Paisley

Northern Ireland politician Ian Paisley dies at 88

Firebrand fundamentalist Protestant preacher and politician led opposition to compromise with the IRA for decades

Oscar Pistorius facing jail after being found guilty of manslaughter of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius cries in the dock in Pretoria, South Africa
Pistorius stood with his hands crossed to hear the verdict but showed no emotion

Videos & Photos

Andrew Auden took this picture of Alex Dowsett on Frith Hill, Hyde Heath

Your photos of the Tour of Britain

Gerrards Cross Library celebrates its success

Watch: Flying drone captures amazing family film in skies of Bucks


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