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UKIP candidate 'names and shames' six-year-old in missing toy row

Chiltern District councillor David Meacock sends out group email accusing child of taking his son's toy

Bucks actor gets role in iconic Aussie soap Neighbours

A Bucks boy will join the illustrious list of Kylie Minogue, Jason Donovan and Natalie Imbruglia when he joins the cast of Aussie soap Neighbours next week

Crackdown on rogue traders after doorstepping hotspots identified

A joint Bucks County Council and Thames Valley Police team of more than 60 people visited about 2,000 people in areas known to be scammers’ favourite targets last week

Urgent health care in Bucks under scrutiny

Bucks County Council’s Health and Adult Social Care Select Committee approved a report into how effective urgent health care in Bucks and how it can be improved yesterday

Person airlifted to hospital after crash on A413

A person has been taken to hospital after a crash this morning on A413, Great Missenden

Council News

Watch: Old skatepark makes way for new

An old skatepark was demolished this week after the town's new £70,000 skatepark recently opened

People asked how tinted taxi windows should be

South Bucks District Council is holding a consultation into how dark windows should be allowed to be in licensed vehicles

Bin collections day later over Easter

South Bucks District Council has said bins will be collected a day later due to Easter

Rottweiler stolen from garden

A nine-week-old Rottweiler was stolen from its owner’s back garden

Car owners warned after leaving windows open and valuables on display

Thames Valley Police is writing to vehicle owners who left valuables on display and offering them crime prevention advice.

Former police officer jailed for stealing victims' information

Sugra Hanif from Thames Valley Police (TVP) was sentenced along with her lover Raza Khan

News in Pictures

Heatherton House goes extra mile for Sport Relief

School in Amerham raises thousands for worthy causes

Wycombe High School team is BASE Regional Winners

For the first time Wycombe High School is the Oxford regional winners of the Business, Accounting and Skills Education competition.

Teamwork as Liz takes over headteacher role from husband John

A wife is looking to keep up the work of her husband after filling his role as headteacher

South Bucks tax rate among the highest in the country

New figures have been released which show that people living in South Bucks pay among the highest rates of council tax in the whole of the UK

Company gets credit for its business

Shrewd staff at CoCredo are celebrating a prestigious award for their business efforts

Cheryl Gillan MP: Keeping in the digital fast lane

Amersham & Chesham MP talks about improving broadband in Bucks
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.
Oscar Pistorius arrives at the high court in Pretoria

Pistorius trial to take a further break until early May

Judge Thokozile Masipa approves request from chief prosecutor, which was supported by the defence

Oscar Pistorius takes stand to give evidence in murder trial

Oscar Pistorius weeps as he listens to evidence by a pathologist in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, April 7, 2014.
Olympic athlete apologises to family of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Videos & Photos

The cast of the Summer Youth Project let everyone they wanted to live forever in 2010, with Fame

Photo-gallery: The Swan's Summer Youth Project through the ages

Watch: Old skatepark makes way for new

Hollywood star's trailers at Waddesdon Manor in the North Avenue

Hollywood stars film thriller at Waddesdon Manor

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