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T Birds and Pink Ladies sizzle in high school show at Milton Keynes

Prepare for some summer lovin when the Grease tour visits our area with The Wanted’s Tom Parker in the role of Danny and Over The Rainbow winner Danielle Hope playing sweet Sandy.

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Cyclist in his nineties confirmed to have died in incident on the A41

A cyclist in his nineties has been confirmed to have died in the major collision on the A41 yesterday afternoon.

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Jet2 has apologised after the incident

Terrifying moment plane ‘fell from the sky’ during flight home from Ibiza as passenger texted his goodbyes

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.

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Filling up the watering can before tending to the plants in the garden. According to Taylor Wimpey, spring is the perfect time to fix up your garden with easy-to-grow vegetables and flowers.
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Borehole brings up the water after four years of planning

An enthusiastic group of allotment holders gathered to mark the official opening of a newly completed borehole at the site in Townside, Haddenham.

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Bloor Homes warning on site dangers

Campaign by builders to keep children safe this holiday

A campaign to raise awareness with children on the dangers of entering and playing around building sites has been launched as the summer holidays begin.

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Twin sisters Heather Knight and Rachael Knight (right) are holding a pop-up restaurant night as part of their Borneo fundraising PNL-170125-143811001

Sisters bound for Borneo after 528 days of planning

Twin sisters travelling to Borneo this week have sent thanks to all the hundreds of people from the community who helped with their project.

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Summer Reading Challenge

Go detective over the holidays with summer reading fun

The library in Thame is one of many across Oxfordshire inviting youngsters to take part in a detective-themed reading challenge this summer.

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Three Peaks Posse - Matt Collins, Anna Collins, Sarah Patch and Toby Patch

Posse take on Three Peaks Challenge for brain tumour fund

Four brave people from Thame are taking on the Three Peaks Challenge this weekend for a brain tumour fund, a charity close to their hearts.

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Dancers stage show in spectacular costumes

Dancers stage show in spectacular costumes

A cast of more than 200 dancers from Thame and district staged a successful show as a finale to two terms of work.

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Enid Blyton House was struck by lightning during last night's electrical storm

Damage after Aylesbury's Enid Blyton House struck by lightning in last night's electrical storm

The severe electrical storm in Aylesbury last night caused damage to a social housing property when it was struck by lightning.

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UPDATED: Major collision on Aston Clinton bypass

A major collision closed the Aston Clinton bypass and was set to cause rush hour chaos on Wednesday evening.
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Youngsters taking part in the Race For Life event - for a double page spread of images pick up The Bucks Herald today!

Grendon youngsters (and a few parents too) step out for Cancer Research

An entire school’s worth of support was given to Cancer Research this week – after youngsters took on a charity running challenge.

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Aylesbury parks win green space awards - for the tenth year in a row!

Two Aylesbury parks have scooped top green space awards.

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Faecal bacteria found in ice at McDonald’s, KFC and Burger King

Faecal bacteria found in ice at McDonald’s, KFC and Burger King

Ice served in drinks at the three biggest fast food chains in the UK has been found to contain faecal bacteria.

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AVDC's Gateway building in Aylesbury

Could your group benefit from pot of council cash?

Voluntary and community sector organisations, as well as parish and town councils are being invited to apply to Aylesbury Vale District Council for micro grants of up to £1,000 each to help fund local projects.

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Joanne Clifton

What a great feeling to be in popular musical

By Heather Jan Brunt

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The Natural History Museum in Akerman Street, Tring

Seeing eye to eye with the animal kingdom at Natural History Museum in Tring

Now open until November, a new exhibition at the Natural History Museum in Tring explores the weird and wonderful world of animal eyes.

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Sonny French

Fixtures out, players signed up and pre-season underway; all systems are go for Aylesbury United

Aylesbury United’s preparations for the new season continued apace this week with a first friendly run-out of pre-season, in addition to five further players signing on for the club ahead of the 2017/18 campaign.

Football
Kids get bored after just ten days of the summer holidays

Kids get bored after just ten days of the summer holidays

Parents beware - the average child will utter their first ‘I’m bored …’ just TEN DAYS into the summer holidays.

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The luxury Rocky Mountaineer train operates in western Canada.

Travel: Riding the Rocky Mountaineer in western Canada

A journey on the Rocky Mountaineer, the luxury train service that operates on four routes in western Canada, offers a comfortable way viewing landscape and wildlife, plus insights into the important role played by the railway in the country’s history.

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