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Not long to go for the £1 coin

£1 Coins

By now, everyone should be familiar with the new 12-sided £1 coins, which came into circulation at the end of March and have slowly been making their way into your pockets. But are you aware that they cease to be legal tender on October 15!!! From October 16th the coins will no longer be accepted in shops, restaurants and other …

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New Floodlights At Buckingham Athletic

Floodlights

Buckingham Athletic Football Club will switch on the new floodlights at Stratford Fields, before their home game against Flackwell Heath FC on Thursday September 21st. David Grainge, Chairman of the Berks and Bucks will be flicking the switch at 7.15pm. Make your way to the ground to see the place lit up with these new state of the art floodlights …

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Time to enter the Twyford Trot 5k Race 2017

Twyford Trot 2017

The Twyford Trot is a 5k run situated in the lovely surrounding areas of the village of Twyford. Over the years the event has had many participants including elite athletes, fancy dress fun runners, walkers, families and many more. The ethos behind the event is for people to be able to enjoy the event and participate in something that is …

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Visit The Larder Cafe on Bourton Road

Open Air Foods joined forces with Bourton Farmed Foods @ The Larder, Bourton Road in November 2016. In a beautiful setting on a working farm (and minutes from the centre of Buckingham town), it is a perfect platform to showcase our fabulous range of cheese, olives, chutneys and other deli & seasonal goods. In conjunction with Bourton Farmed Foods, we …

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Work begins on the Extension and Alterations to Calvert Green Village Hall

Calvert Green

Building work is now underway to create new and improved Village Hall facilities for the whole Community following a Turf Cutting Ceremony. AJ Design & Build of Northants have been appointed as Main Contractor to deliver the works, and the Village Hall is now closed, as the Project gets underway. The Project which is being part funded by a generous …

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A perfect day out at Evenley Wood Gardens

Evenley Wood Gardens

Are you looking for that perfect place to go for a relaxing walk? Set amongst the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside, Evenley Wood Gardens, a 60-acre privately owned woodland garden contains a large and notable collection of plants; ranging from unusual trees and shrubs to a wide selection of lilies and other bulbs. The garden’s unusual band of acid soil, in this otherwise …

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Stowe House Wedding Fair 2017

Stowe House Wedding Day 2017

On 18th February 2017, Stowe House is opening its doors for our annual Wedding Fair and welcomes you to take a look around this magnificent 18th Century Mansion. Visitors have been drawn to this estate which is one of Europe’s finest and most imitated since the 1700’s. The Venue is set amongst 880 acres of National Trust landscaped Gardens which …

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Over £900 raised for MND Association and Florence Nightingale Hospice

On December the 23rd we held our annual Christmas Quiz and prize draw at The Crown, Twyford. We had some excellent prizes donated by many local businesses and managed to sell all 500 squares on our prize board. With over 30 prizes many different people were lucky enough to win. We would also like to thank Wasps Rugby, MK Dons …

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Signed Shirt Silent Bid Auctions Start Today

Silent Bid Auctions for the following prizes start today, each signed by the first team squad at the respective clubs. • Signed Wasps Rugby Club Shirt • Signed MK Dons Football Shirt • Signed Sam Baldock Brighton and Hove Albion Matchday Shirt This is how it works, basically decide on what you would like to pay for shirt of your …

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The Annual Christmas Prize Draw and Quiz is Nearly Here !!!

Its that time of year again when we hold our annual Community Contact Christmas prize draw and quiz on Friday the 23rd of December.  Over the years we have received some very generous donations for prizes and this year is no different. Our loyal advertisers and supporters have been donating prizes for the raffle over the last few weeks and …

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