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Bell ringing for royalty but group needs new blood

Denham Bell Ringers are ringing on Friday (May 29) to celebrate the birth of Princess Charlotte for only the 24th time in the bell's history

New mayor says it's an 'honour' to serve such a 'special place to live'

John Read was elected as the new mayor of Beaconsfield at a town council meeting on Thursday (May 21).

Armed Forces Day 2015 - it's an 'honour to support'

Armed Forces Day needs volunteers as much as ever this year, as 18-year-old Tyrone Weeks explains

'No' to 20mph limit, says county councillor

The issues of road safety around Deadhearn Lane, Chalfont St Giles, were discussed at the Chalfonts Local Area Forum meeting on Wednesday (May 20) night

Bank holiday rail strike is called off

Chiltern Railways announced the news on Twitter earlier this afternoon

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New mayor says it's an 'honour' to serve such a 'special place to live'

John Read was elected as the new mayor of Beaconsfield at a town council meeting on Thursday (May 21).

An ex-councillor and his wife have pleaded guilty to benefit fraud charge

Former Chiltern District Council and Amersham Town councillor Howard Trevette and his wife, Danna,have admitted that they failed to declare a large pension payment.

'No' to 20mph limit, says county councillor

The issues of road safety around Deadhearn Lane, Chalfont St Giles, were discussed at the Chalfonts Local Area Forum meeting on Wednesday (May 20) night

Man charged with assaulting a police officer and criminal damage

David James was charged yesterday (Apr 16) with three counts of assaulting a constable in the execution of his or her duty and two counts of criminal damage to a police vehicle.

Police officer attacked in High Wycombe robbery

Thames Valley Police is appealing for information after a robbery in High Wycombe.

Robbers forced staff to empty petrol station tills

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

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Multi-million pound expansion for Davenies School to be completed soon

The Beaconsfield school has been undergoing expansion for 10 years and the fourth phase of the development is set to be completed by July.

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.

Buckinghamshire house prices continues to outperform

Average price of a home in the South East has risen from £335,000 to £339,00

My Controller accountancy firm moves to High Wycombe

Multi-awarding winning accountancy and tax practice, My Controller, is expanding its reach with the addition of a High Wycombe branch.

New loyalty card introduced by Buckinghamshire businesses

Grassroots scheme developed in Henley and will be rolled out across the home counties
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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.
Walter De Gregorio, FIFA Director of Communications and Public Affairs, addresses the media during a press conference at FIFA headquarters in Switzerland - Swiss federal prosecutors opened criminal proceedings related to the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, throwing FIFA deeper into crisis only hours after seven soccer officials were arrested and 14 indicted Wednesday in a separate U.S. corruption probe

Fifa election to go ahead despite criminal probe into awarding of 2018 and 2022 World Cups

Seven officials arrested today in separate probe of "rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted" corruption

Harriet Harman fires warning shot to David Cameron over Britain's 'fragile future'

Prime Minister David Cameron (left) Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne and acting leader of the Labour Party Harriet Harman, process with fellow members through the central lobby during the State Opening of Parliament at the Palace of Westminster in London
Ms Harman joked she shared the status of "interim leader" as she replied to the debate on the Queen's Speech

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Cunard liners in Mersey 'river dance' spectacular

10k fun run raises over £5,000 for charity

Disabled Bucks schoolchildren compete in 'mini Paralympics'

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