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Archive September 2008

Image of The car park provides 525 parking spaces - Click here to view this item

Aylesbury’s new multi-storey car park is now open to the public.


Aylesbury Vale District Council is hosting an exciting fun day in Vale Park on Sunday 7 September.


Image of A charitable trust will manage Aylesbury Vale’s sport and leisure facilities - Click here to view this item

The search is on to find local residents who are willing to take an active role in the strategic management and development of Aylesbury Vale’s sport and leisure facilities.


Image of First time buyers will have the chance to get onto the property ladder - Click here to view this item

A £300 million government scheme will help up to 10,000 first time buyers into affordable homeownership over the next two years.


Rural communities in Aylesbury Vale can enjoy professional arts on their doorsteps, thanks to a special tour coming to the district.


An exciting training programme for voluntary and community groups in Aylesbury Vale starts this month.


Image of Women will get advice on how to choose the best clothing shapes, colours and designs - Click here to view this item

Women wanting expert advice on how to develop a great look by wearing the right colours and the right styles are invited to attend a special charity event in Aylesbury next month.


Image of Councillor Netta Glover presents a cheque to the Friends of Bierton Hill - Click here to view this item

Local charity Friends of Bierton Hill received a boost to its funds recently when the Chairman of AVDC, Councillor Netta Glover, presented them with a cheque for £2,500.


AVDC has announced that it will not be offering free parking in Aylesbury in the run up to Christmas this year.


Image of Residents who do not return their forms can expect a visit from a council-employed canvasser during October - Click here to view this item

Residents of Aylesbury Vale are being urged to return their electoral registration forms – and help save the district council money.


Image of Activities will include litter-picking and pruning back shrubbery - Click here to view this item

People in Coldharbour are being encouraged to get involved in a ‘community action day’ on 27 September to help clean up litter and graffiti hotspots.


Image of Services for young people are among the best in the country - Click here to view this item

Services for young people in Aylesbury Vale have been praised by a leading local government review team.


Image of The council's Gateway offices - Click here to view this item

Aylesbury Vale District Council has scooped two awards for being a good employer.


Image of Blankets in poor condition can be a fire hazard and can put older and vulnerable people particularly at risk - Click here to view this item

Aylesbury Vale residents are to be offered free electric blanket tests to ensure they sleep safe and sound this winter.


Image of The over 60s will be able to swim for free at council-owned leisure facilities. - Click here to view this item

Aylesbury Vale District Council has applied for government funding to offer free swimming in the district for people over the age of 60.