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Mystery death threat to Jill Dando's co-presenter traced to phone box in Gerrards Cross

Alice Beer, Jill Dando's fellow Children in Need TV host, had a death threat 'from Serbia' that was traced to the Buckinghamshire village

Buckinghamshire landlords among 'least tolerant' of pets

Just 4.6 per cent of landlords in the county say that are 'okay' with tenants keeping animals

Death rate in Bucks is the lowest in UK

The death rate here is lower than in any other county or metropolitan area in the UK.

Firefighters rescued man trapped underneath car in Amersham

Air ambulance
Airbags were used to lift the vehicle off the injured man and pull him free

Housing association supports neighbours after woman dies in fire

L&Q Housing said it was supporting people living in the block of flats where a woman died on Monday

Council News

Wilton Park blue print set to be given the go-ahead tomorrow

South Bucks District Council’s cabinet will make a decision tomorrow on whether to adopt the draft Supplementary Planning Document for Wilton Park, in London End, Beaconsfield.

Implications for pupil places uncertain after free school decision

Bucks County Council has said it is still unsure as to what the implications are following the Secretary of State's decision regarding Khalsa

No further intervention needed to improve children's services in Bucks

Department for Education releases findings following failed Ofsted report

Robbers forced staff to empty petrol station tills

Two men forced petrol station staff empty tills before escaping with cash.

Retired consultant jailed for rape and sexual offences carried out at Bucks hospital

An 80-year-old has been sent to prison for 18 years for rape and sexual offences carried out while he worked as a doctor in a Bucks hospital

Drug dealer jailed for concealing cocaine and heroin

Police say they have taken another "dealer off the streets" as 22-year-old goes to jail

News in Pictures

Buckinghamshire pupils have highest absence rate in country

Take a look at our table to find out where your child's school ranks in terms of absences

Parents concerned daughter will become 'religious minority' in Sikh school

"If we haven’t made a decision to send her to a school of her own faith why would we send her to a school of another faith?” asks Mum.

Schoolgirls find out what a Mayor really does

Amersham Mayor Liz Walsh visits Heatherton House School  and girls quiz her on civic duties

Eight million pound-plus houses already sold this year

Check out our list of the most expensive housing deals in South Bucks in the last two months

Gravy train? Twenty six HS2 staff earn more than £100k a year - and 18 earn more than Cameron

Eighteen HS2 officials earn more than Prime Minister David Cameron sparking claims that the project is a 'gravy train'

Buckinghamshire pensioners among most likely to continue working after retirement age

One in six people over 65 in the South East are still economically active.
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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.
Shadow chancellor Ed Balls gives a speech on Labour's manifesto commitment not to raise VAT during the next parliament at the IET Birmingham on Tuesday

Morning news headlines: Labour's tax battle; Internet terror warning; binge drinking cost

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Bets are on for the royal baby's name

Alice, Charlotte, Victoria, Arthur, Henry and James are amongst the favorite names for punters

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More than 50 turn out for fundraising event in the rain

Local scout group learn new skills

Reporter's visit to Auschwitz was a 'life changing' experience

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