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Charles Bronson gets two more years in jail for assaulting a Bucks prisoner governor

The prisoner admitted actual bodily harm against governor Alan Parkins at Amersham Crown Court yesterday

Child exploitation warrants executed in Bucks

About 120 Thames Valley Police officers executed warrants at 10 properties at 7am today. 

Two men to stand trial for Chesham sex exploitation charges

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Two men charged with a number of offences, including inciting a 15-year-old girl into prostitution, stand trial today (Sep 2) at Aylesbury Crown Court.

Beaconsfield to honour local World War 1 hero who won VC

A Great War hero from Beaconsfield who was awarded with the Victoria Cross will get two paving stones in his honour.

Look: Leaving Mass for parish priest packs out church

People at St Augustine's Church, in High Wycombe, said goodbye to their priest after 36 years

Council News

Voting begins in £10,000 community poll

The lines are open, ballot boxes in place, and voting can begin in the Amersham area's first community budgeting poll to decide how £10,000 of public money is spent.

TfB: "Road works to continue for three to four weeks"

Beaconsfield cyclists have welcomed the new cycle path network
Transport for Bucks has confirmed road works will go ahead from September 2 for up to four weeks, following cycling improvement works in Beaconsfield New Town

Plans for Amersham waste transfer station submitted

FCC has submitted plans to Bucks County Council for a waste transfer station in Amersham
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More arrests following child sexual exploitation warrants in Bucks

Two more men have now been arrested after a series of warrants were executed in Bucks this morning relating to child sexual exploitation.

Child exploitation warrants executed in Bucks

About 120 Thames Valley Police officers executed warrants at 10 properties at 7am today. 

Nightmare neighbour guilty of harassment is sentenced

Judith Robinson, 64, of Harding Road, Chesham, found guilty of four counts of harassment and one count of criminal damage, has been sentenced for her crimes

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

4G from EE comes to Chesham

Chesham was one of 13 towns to get 4G today (Aug 28) after EE switched on the service

Buckinghamshire unemployment falls to new low

The number of young people unemployed in Bucks is at its lowest in six years.

Buying a house? Need a big wallet to do so in South Buckinghamshire

South Bucks is one of the least affordable places to buy a home, even ahead of London, according to figures released today.
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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.
Bret King with his son Ashya

Morning news headlines: Release Ashya parents, anti-terror plans attacked, photo hack probed

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Rowney's Ramblings: Goodbye to Fr Willie, the much-loved parish priest

Watch Buckinghamshire journalist 'man up' with ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Beaconsfield to honour local World War 1 hero who won VC

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