Virtual parking is here

Transport for Buckinghamshire is to launch ‘virtual permits’ for on-street parking and onl

Webchat a hit

AVDC is encouraging more residents to give its webchat service a try, saying an increasing number are finding it a more convenient and quicker way to make enquiries.The service has seen an increas

Vegan author does the business

A Buckinghamshire New University graduate from Thame is on a mission to change perceptions of vegan food and has written a cookbook with 34 recipes to appeal to people who follow the diet.Sarah Hr

Doing the business

Buckinghamshire Business First, the growth hub for the county, has been celebrating its key achievements during the past 12 months. They include the milestone of welcoming more than 10,000 business me

Council's Alexa voice

Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) has become the first local authority in the UK to launch a "skill" for Amazon's voice-controlled Alexa.The new skill enables residents who own an Alexa-enabl

People good with people

Expert e-learning provider, Me Learning, has been awarded Gold accreditation from Investors in People, a standard that demonstrates the company’s commitment to high performance through consistently

Mental health support

Buckinghamshire Mind, the mental health charity, has launched an online directory of mental health services available in the county.The Buckinghamshire Mind Guide, funded by Oxford Health NHS Foun

Funding call for businesses

Buckinghamshire Thames Valley Local Enterprise Partnership ar

Chance to design town flag

In 2016, Thame Town Council installed a flag pole outside the Town Hall and various flags are flown to mark special and significant occasions throughout the year. However,it is not used all the time a

Backing for AVDC blueprint

Years of making millions of pounds' worth of savings through changing the way it works, transforming services and making efficiencies has received many residents’ suppor