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Chalfont St Peter Parish Council is at a crossroads as the chairman admitted at a meeting on Thursday July 30 they should do more to promote elections. 

Cilla Black's neighbours 'shocked' at her 'sad' death

Cilla Black died in Spain on Saturday aged 72

London tube strike WILL go ahead on Wednesday

Unions confirm strike will go ahead on August 5 after rejecting the new deal proposed by London Underground

Bucks is one of the best places in the UK to be a retiree

Financial services company Prudential commissioned the survey

Fireballs to streak across the sky next week as the Perseids meteor shower erupts

Its the most spectacular annual fireworks show in the universe that we know of - and it's happening over Bucks skies next week

Council News

Plans approved for Denham retirement development

Landmark Place will be built in Denham Green, with construction starting this autumn

Councillors want nearly £3bn of transport investment to boost the area by £9bn

A proposal made by England's Economic Heartland focus on growing the £46.6bn local economy

Councillors back new school extension

Chalfont St Peter Infant School served up free meals
Chalfont St Peter Infant School had conditional planning permission granted in May

Man sent to prison for stealing from cars in High Wycombe

Richard Sutherland, aged 52, of no fixed abode, was sentenced to eight weeks’ imprisonment at High Wycombe Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

Dogs seized in High Wycombe after woman suffers life-changing injuries

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A second dog has been seized by police after a 42-year-old woman suffered life-changing injuries to her arm and hand after being attacked.

Man charged in connection with sexual offences

The charges relate to three incidents at a fitness centre in Aylesbury.

Trustees expected to attend Penn School closure meeting tonight

A parent teacher meeting at Penn School tonight should be in the presence of the school's trustees.

Bucks New Uni students shortlisted for New Designer of the Year award

Two Buckinghamshire New University students have been shortlisted for the prestigious New Designer of the Year award.

Penn School closure escalates to Department for Education as Wycombe MP Steve Baker expresses disappointment

In a statement issued this afternoon, Conservative MP for Wycombe Steve Baker said the situation at Penn School was "thoroughly unsatisfactory for all involved."

Great British Bake-Off kickstarts large number of new bakeries in Buckinghamshire

Now almost eight bakeries for every 100,000 people in the county

Bucks skin clinic launches lunch time nose jobs

In "less time than it takes most people to eat a round of sandwiches and a pack of crisps", Princes Risborough's Aurora Clinics is offering up nose jobs.

People in Buckinghamshire among the most likely to have second jobs

More than 180,000 people in the South East have a second job.
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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.
British politician and former athlete Sebastian Coe

Lord Coe vows 'fightback' against doping allegations

New claims that IAAF failed to act on suspicious blood tests involving hundreds of athletes over 10-year period

Morning news headlines: Fifth police force receives allegations over Edward Heath sex abuse claims, number of hauliers fined over illegal immigrants triples

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