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Chesham suspects arrested after police crack and heroin drugs bust

Two men have been arrested in Chesham in connection with an alleged drugs deal.  

Teens less likely to turn to crime in Buckinghamshire

The county has the smallest number of 16-17 year-old first time offenders, reports Claire Miller

Bucks County Council is considering recruiting social workers from abroad

The council is looking at various solutions after Ofsted labelled the children's services as inadequate in August

26-year-old who robbed and punched a man has been jailed

Karl Day
Karl Day, of High Wycombe, was sentenced to three and a half years in jail for attacking and robbing a man in High Wycombe's town centre

Campaign group says 98 per cent of families affected by HS2 won't get paid out

Homeowners blighted by HS2 in some areas of Buckinghamshire  are unlikely to get any compensation according to national campaign group HS2 Action Alliance (HS2AA).

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Bucks County Council is considering recruiting social workers from abroad

The council is looking at various solutions after Ofsted labelled the children's services as inadequate in August

Khalsa School 'delighted' with free school result

Slough Sikh Education Trust, who run the Khalsa Secondary School, has said it is delighted with the Secretary of State's decision to allow the school to remain in Stoke Poges

Organisers of Bollywood event grateful for cash boost from council

Chesham4Fairtrade received £450 from Chiltern District Council which will help support its From Chesham to Bollywood event 

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).

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

Campaign group says 98 per cent of families affected by HS2 won't get paid out

Homeowners blighted by HS2 in some areas of Buckinghamshire  are unlikely to get any compensation according to national campaign group HS2 Action Alliance (HS2AA).

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
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.
David Miller, from Jersey, was found murdered alongside Hannah Witheridge on a beach on the Thai island of Koh Tao

Thailand beach murders: Murdered British backpackers may have argued with local gangster

Police are examining footage and trying to trace a western woman captured on CCTV

Hunt for missing Alice Gross is biggest police search since 7/7 bombings

Missing schoolgirl Alice Gross
Around 600 officers from eight forces are looking for the teenager and Latvian national Arnis Zalkalns

Videos & Photos

Could 24-year-old Olive (an amazing 113 in feline years) be the world's oldest cat?

Look: Bargain hunters take part in Chalfont St Peter jumble trail

Film shot in Chesham set for Oscar success

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