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Archive October 2008

Image of Bucks Home Choice introduces a new way of letting homes. - Click here to view this item

A major change in the way district councils and housing associations in Buckinghamshire let their homes has moved one step closer to reality.


Image of Canvassers are set to embark on personal calls around Aylesbury Vale - Click here to view this item

With European and county council elections planned for 2009, AVDC is urging residents to make sure they return their electoral registration forms so that they don’t forfeit their right to vote.


Two companies have been fined a total of £46,000 after an industrial refrigerator weighing more than 200kg fell onto an Aylesbury man.


Young people in the Oakfield area of Aylesbury can now benefit from new sport and play facilities.


Image of Councillor Netta Glover, Chairman of AVDC, presents the award to the playcentre staff - Click here to view this item

A play centre which offers activities to children within Aylesbury has picked up a top quality assurance award.


Image of Aqua Vale and Swan Pool will be run by a leisure trust - Click here to view this item

Applications are being invited from local people eager to become trustees for the Aylesbury Vale Leisure Trust.


More than a hundred thousand colourful bulbs are being planted across Aylesbury Vale this month.


Image of Buckingham suffered serious flooding in 2007 - Click here to view this item

Plans for a flood alleviation scheme for Buckingham have been rejected by the Environment Agency.


Image of Councillor John Cartwright, Leader of the Council - Click here to view this item

Young people in Aylesbury Vale are being given the chance to quiz local politicians.


Image of There are plenty of activities for young people this half-term - Click here to view this item

It’s now even easier to book a place on any of the exciting autumn half-term holiday activities being run by Aylesbury Vale District Council.


Image of Local young people, supported by artist Stuart McLellan, devised the concept for the artwork - Click here to view this item

Although it’ll be around another year before the new Aylesbury Waterside Theatre is completed, its first audience is ready and waiting – on the hoardings around the building site.


Fireworks are a traditional part of enjoying celebrations such as Bonfire Night or New Year but they are the cause of many hundreds of serious accidents every year - it should be remembered that they are dangerous explosives.


Image of The show offers a ‘one stop shop’ for local affordable housing options - Click here to view this item

Aylesbury residents who are looking to get onto the property ladder are invited to attend Catalyst Housing Group’s HomeBuy Show on Saturday 8 November at the Civic Centre.


The Aylesbury Vale Community Safety Partnership is appealing to young people and parents to help make this year’s Halloween festivities as safe and peaceful as possible.


Image of The council has to deliver about 10,000 new homes around the town between now and 2026 - Click here to view this item

Aylesbury Vale District Council’s consultation about the direction of growth at Aylesbury is now open.


Image of Selling your home? See us for your search - Click here to view this item

Aylesbury Vale District Council is making it easier for homeowners to sell their property.


Image of The Street Soccer League is aimed at players aged 11 to 16-years-old. - Click here to view this item

Aylesbury Vale youngsters are being given the chance to join a new youth football league.


Image of The latest round of funding has supported five local projects - Click here to view this item

Community groups in Aylesbury Vale have benefited from a share of nearly £30,000 in grant money.