Bucks Free Press

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 19:41:31 +0000
Wycombe vs Blackpoool delayed after air ambulance lands on Adams Park pitch
Wycombe's home match vs Blackpool has been delayed after an air ambulance landed on the Adams Park pitch.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:30:10 +0000
High Wycombe men arrested for failing to stop for police in Desborough Road
Two people have been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and possession with intent to supply controlled drugs in High Wycombe.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 17:14:31 +0000
Three shops in High Wycombe's Eden Centre to shut
Three shops in High Wycombe's Eden Shopping Centre are shutting down.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:43:03 +0000
Takeaway delivery drivers 'get into fight in KFC' - one man arrested
Two takeaway drivers who were waiting for orders inside KFC in High Wycombe reportedly got into a fight - which saw one of them taken to hospital with head injuries.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:20:00 +0000
TV star and Bucks resident Nicholas Parsons dies aged 96
Television star and Bucks resident Nicholas Parsons has died aged 96 after a short illness, his agent has said.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:08:36 +0000
Calls for Chesham cemetery gates to be locked at night following 'vile' anti-social behaviour
Chesham residents are suggesting that the gate to Chesham Cemetery on Bellingdon Road should be locked at night following anti-social behaviour claims.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 05:30:00 +0000
Slippery Wycombe Leisure Centre car park that has to shut when it rains after pensioner fell over and died is finally getting a new surface
A slippery leisure centre car park that has to shut every time it rains after an elderly man suffered head injuries and died is finally getting a new surface.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 17:42:08 +0000
Marlow's The Coach and Hand and Flowers named in UK's top 50 Gastropubs
Two of Tom Kerridge’s pubs have been named as some of the best Gastropubs in the UK.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 17:14:27 +0000
Bucks Free Press readers express anger over anti-Marlow comments by Wycombe Labour
A member from Wycombe Labour who described as 'one of the wealthiest white middle-class towns in the country’, after the town were given a £100,000 grant has caused an angry reaction from Bucks Free Press readers.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:10:00 +0000
BWP team up with Marlow Wombles to try and keep the town tidy
A marketing company have teamed up with the Marlow Wombles to help the town be free from litter.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:26:23 +0000
Wycombe school gets £20,000 boost from Aldi
Hannah Ball School in High Wycombe have won £20,000 to spend on new equipment which promotes a healthy lifestyle from Aldi.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:32:04 +0000
Ground-breaking ceremony for Chiltern Lifestyle Centre
Children from Lindfield Pre-School Nursery and Chiltern District Council Members took part in a ceremonial ‘ground breaking’ at the Chiltern Lifestyle Centre site on January 23.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 16:47:16 +0000
Bucks Buoys finish gruelling 3,000-mile row across the Atlantic
AN EXTRAORDINARY team of novice rowers say they are “thrilled and relieved” after completing 45 days at sea in a mammoth 3,000-mile mission across the Atlantic.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 10:37:03 +0000
Jack Needham: Tributes to well-know Wycombe businessman who died on New Year's Day
Tributes have been paid to a well-known High Wycombe businessman, whose career spanned six decades, after he sadly died on New Year’s Day.

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:52:06 +0000
Marlow's Crafty Taproom to expand into pop-up business just two months after opening
A bar will be expanding their business just two months after opening.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:16:16 +0000
Wycombe teacher who lived next to Wuhan market 'fears he could be spreading coronavirus in the UK'
A British teacher from West Wycombe who has lived in Wuhan for 10 years fears he could be spreading deadly coronavirus – because he was not tested when he flew home to the UK last week.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:38:12 +0000
Teenager who waved knife at machete-wielding gang in Jimmy's Pizza, High Wycombe, is spared jail
A teenager who waved a kitchen knife around outside a High Wycombe pizza parlour was spared jail after his lawyer claimed diners were "content" to sit with him when he sheathed his blade and came into the restaurant.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:52:03 +0000
Wooburn Green driver accused of hitting and killing Max Simmons days before Christmas pleads not guilty
A driver accused of knocking down and killing a 13-year-old boy just days before Christmas has pleaded not guilty to causing death by dangerous driving.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:30:00 +0000
Chiltern Railways lines blocked between High Wycombe and Gerrards Cross because of 'police incident'
A person has died on the train tracks near Beaconsfield Railway Station during rush hour this morning.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 16:59:08 +0000
Knife and cannabis seized as two arrests are made in Wycombe
Two people have been arrested after allegedly being found with large amounts of cannabis and a weapon.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 14:40:18 +0000
'A little bit of Chesham passes with him' - Tributes pour in for much-loved butcher Gerry Martins
Much-loved member of the Chesham community and master butcher Gerry Martins has sadly passed away.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:47:18 +0000
Vote: Best mechanic in High Wycombe and Bucks
When something goes wrong with your car you'll want it sorted out as soon as possible and by a place you trust.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:30:04 +0000
Marlow's Best One Store victim of robbery as shopkeeper is attacked
A shopkeeper was attacked after thieves stole alcohol and cigarettes from a corner shop.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:00:04 +0000
How safe do you feel in Bucks? - Now you can have your say
Have your say about how safe you feel in Buckinghamshire in a new survey.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:58:04 +0000
Alan Barnes and Simon Spillett to perform at the Marlow Jazz Club
The Jazz Club have announced that two multi-award winning saxophonists will be performing side-by-side when they next visit the town.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:38:11 +0000
Do you recognise this man? - He's believed to have vital information on shocking Denham fly-tip
Bucks Fly Tipping are hoping to identify the man (pictured above and below), who the believe to have vital information on a fly-tip that happened last October.

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:02:11 +0000
'Local Plan is already out of date' - Councillors and groups campaign for scrapping of current plan
A number of local groups and Councillors, led by the Buckinghamshire Branch of CPRE (The Campaign to Protect Rural England) have signed an open letter to the Chiltern and South Bucks Council, calling on them to withdraw the draft Local Plan before it...

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 05:30:00 +0000
All Tesco stores in Bucks to remove plastic wrapping from their tinned food
Tesco stores in Buckinghamshire will replace plastic-wrapped multipacks with plastic-free multibuys on tinned food - eliminating tonnes of plastic from the environment.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 13:45:12 +0000
Met Police teams combing Bucks woodland amid 'murder' of young father Shah Subhani finish investigation
Forensics from the Met Police who have been combing a Bucks woodland since early December as part of a murder investigation have finished their search - a month after finding the remains of a young father.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 05:30:00 +0000
Best bridal shop in High Wycombe and Bucks - As voted for by you
If you have a summer wedding now is the time to be finding your perfect dress!

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 12:00:00 +0000
Planning applications: See what could be built near you
Wycombe District Council:

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 05:33:00 +0000
Marlow mum launches eco-friendly beeswax sandwich wraps for kids
A MARLOW mum has launched beeswax sandwich wraps for children.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 10:00:00 +0000
High Wycombe school gets generous donation from festival
Funds raised at a village festival have been donated to a High Wycombe primary school.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 05:30:00 +0000
Fewer criminals are being punished for knife crime by Thames Valley Police
Fewer criminals are being cautioned or convicted for knife and offensive weapons crimes in Thames Valley, despite the number of offences dealt with nationally hitting a record high last year.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 05:00:00 +0000
LETTERS: 'Where is my home post-Brexit?'
Send your letters via email to bfpletters@london.newsquest.co.uk or via post to Bucks Free Press, Loudwater Mill, Station Road, Loudwater, HP10 9TY.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 12:00:00 +0000
Ballroom King Anton Du Beke is waltzing into Wycombe
TICKETS for an intimate theatre tour with the indubitable King of Ballroom Anton Du Beke have now gone on sale.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 11:03:00 +0000
PICTURES: Meet the people behind old Marlow pub
Nostalgia by Michael Eagleton

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 05:00:00 +0000
Learn more about High Wycombe's well-known Worley family
MANY readers will be aware of the surname Worley, of which there are several different families living in the High Wycombe district.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 10:00:00 +0000
Adrian Patrick visits Little Kingshill school
A BRITISH athlete and gold medallist made an “inspirational” visit to a Little Kingshill school last week.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 05:30:00 +0000
TV star Gabby Logan visits Bucks New University
TV sports presenter Gabby Logan paid a visit to Bucks New University this week to cheer on staff and students taking part in a rowing challenge in aid of Sport Relief.

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 05:00:00 +0000
Children’s charity and storage firm join forces
A LEADING children’s charity has partnered up with Storage Mart in Loudwater to help support vulnerable and disadvantaged children in the local community and beyond.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 09:00:00 +0000
5 new building projects announced for High Wycombe and Bucks
Wycombe District Council deals with thousands of planning applications every year.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:00:00 +0000
Russell Grant horoscopes 2020 - your stars for the week
CELEBRITY Bucks resident Russell Grant’s weekly Bucks Free Press horoscope from Saturday, January 25.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 05:00:00 +0000
Crime rate rises in Wycombe, new stats show
The crime rate in Wycombe rose slightly last year, new crime statistics show - reflecting an increased police workload across England and Wales.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 12:00:00 +0000
Much-loved children's book leaps to life on the stage
OI FROG and Friends leaps into the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre this February - direct from the West End.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 05:30:00 +0000
20 Stoke Mandeville patients in a year die within 30 days of breaking their hip
Almost two dozen patients died within 30 days of breaking their hip after being admitted to Stoke Mandeville Hospital in one year, an audit has found.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 11:05:00 +0000
The history of Amersham's old theatre
Amersham had a professional theatre for 20 years from 1936 to 1956. The theatre building still exists as the Amersham Auction Rooms, adjoining the lovely Arts and Crafts Station Parade at the top of Station Road.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 05:30:00 +0000
Bucks councils to get together to talk about saving our high streets
COUNCILS and organisations across Bucks will get together to look at the future of the county’s market towns and high streets.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 05:00:00 +0000
PICTURE: Our favourite Camera Club photo of the week
IN THIS weekly feature, we showcase the best photographs taken by our talented Bucks Free Press Camera Club members.

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 05:00:00 +0000
REVIEW: Am-dram group’s Beastly panto
Beauty and the Beast take centre stage once again in Bourne End this month, when the local amateur dramatic group the Forum Players stage their annual panto.