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Travel: A unique Dutch winter challenge

With a cold snap currently sweeping across Europe, more than 15,000 Dutch ice-skaters and more than two million winter sports fans have been waiting patiently since 1997 for a proper big freeze in the hope that 2017 will be the year in which the Elfstedentocht is permitted to go ahead.

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Florence Nightingale fundraiser

Adventurous trekkers raise £4k for Florence Nightingale charity

A trio of intrepid trekkers have raised over £4,000 for Florence Nightingale Hospice, by completing the Charity’s first ever Trek Peru challenge.

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Travel writer Ella Walker outside Jane Austen's house.

Travel: Book a novel weekend break

Trudging through the misty graveyard of St Nicholas Church in Steventon, Hampshire on a chilly Saturday morning, I could really do with some of the ringed patterns Jane Austen and her sister Cassandra strapped to their boots to keep off the sodden, muddy ground.

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Hacker using laptop

From fiction to fact: the cybercrime threats of the future

Cybercrime was big business for fraudsters in 2016

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Dog obesity

Obesity in dogs sparks epidemic of canine arthritis

Britain’s pet dogs are suffering an epidemic of arthritis and obesity among canines could be to blame, experts have warned.

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The Met Office have issued a yellow warning across the south of England

Met Office issue a yellow weather warning for Friday

The Met Office have issued a yellow weather warning for wind and snow across Buckinghamshire, set to arrive on Friday.

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Don't Tell the Bride is looking for couples to apply for this year's series.

Couples in Buckinghamshire wanted for 2017 series of Don’t Tell the Bride

Couples wanting to tie the knot this year are being invited to apply for a new series of Don’t Tell the Bride.

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Helsinki's Tuomiokirkko Cathedral in Finland

Travel: Where to go in 2017

Sarah Marshall checks out five different destinations for you to consider this year.

Travel
New Year overtaken by summer holidays as peak divorce season

New Year overtaken by summer holidays as peak divorce season

New Year has been overtaken by the end of the summer holidays as peak divorce season, according to family lawyers.

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Commodore 64

The future is retro: could your old tech be worth a fortune?

While shiny new PlayStation 4 Slims and Xbox One S games consoles are likely to be high up on the wish lists of many this Christmas, others would like nothing more than to slip back in time to the golden age of video games, between the late 70s and early 90s.

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Our look at the top five most anticipated games of 2017

Console Corner: Top 10 games for 2017: Part 2

Part two of our look at the top 10 most anticipated games of 2017 as we count down to number one.

Tech
Police are appealing for witnesses in a car theft

Car stolen from Travelodge car park in Thame

Thames Valley Police are appealing for information after a car was stolen in Thame.

Crime
Drivers back blanket ban on mobiles

Drivers back blanket ban on mobiles

Two-thirds of motorists think the Government should introduce technology to disabled mobile phones in cars, according to new research.

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Lazy internet users losing millions by not switching broadband

‘Lazy’ internet users losing millions by not switching broadband

Millions of lazy Brits are losing a fortune on broadband bills - because they can’t be bothered to switch providers, a new report reveals.

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REVEALED: Top 10 baby products new parents DONT need, and the ones they do

REVEALED: Top 10 baby products new parents DON’T need, and the ones they do

It’s highly likely you’ll have a list as long as your arm when it comes to buying for your newborn.

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New scheme for lone parents celebrates successful first year

Future Steps scheme a huge success for lone parents who want to learn new skills

A special Christmas celebration for parents and children was held at Latimer Park on 13 December to mark the success of the first year of Buckinghamshire's Future Steps scheme for lone parents, with over 50 people having taken part in courses during 2016

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Near Miss at Griffin Lane Level Crossing

Near miss at Griffin Lane level crossing prompts stark warning

Network Rail has urged vigilance after harrowing film footage emerged of a cyclist narrowly cheating death.

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Artists impression of Silverstone Heritage Experience

Silverstone Heritage Experience set to become reality after £2 million Aylesbury Vale District Council loan facility becomes available

An exhilarating journey through motor racing past, present and future is set to become a reality after AVDC provide financial backing for the project.
Motor Sport
Would doubling your salary make you happy?

Doubling someone’s salary has “minimal impact” on happiness

Doubling someone’s salary has a minimal effect on their overall happiness and in fact having a partner is far more beneficial to their overall wellbeing, research suggests.

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Signs of success include being happy... and having well-behaved kids

Signs of success include being happy... and having well-behaved kids

Being happy, healthy and having well-behaved children are the true signs of success - far ahead of being rich, according to new research.

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