Mum hits out at school bans on fidget spinners

A mum who claims a fidget spinner proved a “miraculous” help to her son’s ability to learn has hit out at schools choosing to ban the gadgets.

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Do you have a classic car you'd like to display?

Haddenham Classic Car Display rolls in on the 10th June.. Could you get involved?

Following the success of the last two Classic Car displays at Haddenham Fete, Jerome Flaxton is hoping for another great display at this year’s Fete on 10th June

How the new packaging will look

Bucks Trading Standards chief gives warning on new smoking and vaping laws

Trading Standards are reminding retailers about new laws on tobacco and vaping that came into force last Saturday

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Dave Penney & Cllr Matthew Walsh, Mayor of Princes Risborough

Farewell bid to iconic 'bubble car' trains

Local residents and train enthusiasts flocked to Princes Risborough station on Friday 19 May, to say farewell to the iconic Class 121 ‘Bubble Cars’, which after 57 years have secured a place in history as Britain’s longest serving diesel trains.

Product warning

Supermarket recalls chicken tikka chunks which may contain glass

SPAR is recalling its Tikka Chicken Chunks because it may contain small pieces of glass.

M&S ‘cock-up’ as veggie recipe contains chicken

M&S ‘cock-up’ as veggie recipe contains chicken

Marks and Spencer has upset thousands of its veggie customers by celebrating National Vegetarian Week with a link to recipes - including CHICKEN.

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The Buckinghamshire Railway Centre in Quainton is hosting the latest meeting of FM Central

Conference about the Internet of Things in Quainton

A conference about the ‘Internet of Things’ is being held at Buckinghamshire Railway Centre on Wednesday May 24.

Is this £4 Asda jumper offensive?

Is this £4 Asda jumper offensive?

A mum has complained to Asda over an offensive jumper in their childrens wear section deeming it to be offensive.

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Boozy ice lollies set for sale in Aldi

Summer’s about to get a tad bit boozier as discount supermarket Aldi has announced new premium adult-only ice popsicles.

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Product warning

Children’s nightlights recalled over safety fears

A range of nightlights available in the likes of Boots, Mothercare, Tesco and Sainsbury’s have been recalled over fears that the products could overheat and pose a safety issue.

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Its bring your dog to work day on June 23rd

It’s bring your dog to work day next month: 7 tips to stay out of the doghouse with HR

Ahead of this year’s Bring Your Dog To Work Day - the event’s founders have published guidance for HR departments of the companies who want to take part.

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Cure for baldness and grey hair a step closer

Cure for baldness and grey hair a step closer

A cream or ointment may soon cure baldness or stop hair turning grey, a new study suggests.

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Bid farewell to the iconic bubble cars

Extra “Bubble Car” services scheduled to say farewell to iconic train

In response to increased interest from customers wishing to travel on the heritage class 121 Bubble Cars before they are retired on 19 May, Chiltern Railways has announced additional services for the final week of service.

Carolyn Morrice and Neil Dardis at the CHKS Awards

Buckinghamshire Healthcare Trust ranked as one of the UK's top hospitals

Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust has been ranked as one of the UK's top hospitals by health intelligence specialists CHKS.

The Aston 41 development has potential to create 100s of jobs

245,000 square foot 'Aston 41' development "has potential to create hundreds of new jobs"

Locally based developers W Lamb Ltd are pleased to announce the start of the development of Aston 41 with the Ground-Breaking ceremony taking place on Thursday 4th May 2017.

National Slow Down Week

Slow down for 'Global Road Safety Week'

This week, 8th – 14th May, is the UN 2017 Global Road Safety Week, which aims to raise awareness about the dangers of speed and improve education for all drivers.

The Aylesbury Vale District Council offices

Aylesbury Vale District Council in contention for top digital award

Aylesbury Vale District Council has been shortlisted for Digital Council of the Year in the Digital Leaders’ DL100 list for 2017.

Le Sposi Bridal Wear in Wendover

Finalists announced in Vale bridal shop’s wedding dress giveaway competition

Nine finalists are in the running to win any wedding dress from a popular Aylesbury Vale bridal wear shop for free and now they need your help.

Eamonn and Peter Borg-Neal at The Akeman

Family affair as popular Tring pub-restaurant marks 10th year by appointing founder’s son as new manager

This year, The Akeman in Tring is celebrating 10 years since Peter Borg-Neal opened its doors in December 2007 as the first Oakman Inn.

B&Q recall

B&Q recalls heaters over safety fears

Home improvement and DIY chain B&Q has recalled a pair of heaters due to safety concerns.

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