Helping Keep The Wycombe Community Local
Fri April 20, 2018
- Biggleswade warehouse fire: Firefighters tackle blaze - About 70 firefighters are attending the fire at the food packaging warehouse.
- Lister Hospital 'failures' led to bile leak patient death - Taruna Soneji died two days after emergency surgery to remove more than a litre of bile.
- Soldier from Henlow jailed for knifepoint rape 'torment' - Jamal Jackson subjected his victim to "an hour of torment", a court was told.
- Bedford barber jailed for head-shave 'punishment' - Abdulrahim Omar shaved a 10-year-old boy's head while others sat and laughed, the court heard.
About 70 firefighters are attending the fire at the food packaging warehouse.
Taruna Soneji died two days after emergency surgery to remove more than a litre of bile.
Jamal Jackson subjected his victim to "an hour of torment", a court was told.
Abdulrahim Omar shaved a 10-year-old boy's head while others sat and laughed, the court heard.
One of the buildings is due to be "one of the largest distribution facilities in the UK".
After being diagnosed with cancer, Raymond Page suffered depression and was in constant pain.
It's not just people making the most of the sunshine, as your pictures of animal antics show.
Andy Hill is facing manslaughter charges over the 2015 air show crash in which 11 men died.
A campaign group wants Stagecoach and Virgin to be stopped from bidding on future contracts.
Xeneral Webster pleads guilty to manslaughter over the death of a nurse he splashed with acid.
Police have so far been unable to trace the burglar who was shot "in the belly at close range".
A jury found a 16-year-old boy not guilty of murdering his friend who was stabbed at a flat.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013
INVESTING IN THE LOCAL WORKFORCE. The Wycombe council and government have tried many initiatives over the years, one being local apprenticeships.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013
ARE YOU INVOLVED IN THE COMMUNITY? Despite the economic downturn in recent years we have seen it has really raised the local people of the communities’ spirits and brought a feeling of togetherness.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 4th March 2013
ARE WE WAVING GOODBYE TO OUR LOCAL HIGHSTREET? Our local High Streets have been suffering in the consumer downturn. Customers have been watching their pennies amid concerns about high inflation and job security. Recently we have lost many large retailers that have been hit by the economic climate and the increasing online competition.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013
ARE YOU AN ONLINE SHOPPER AND A BARGAIN SURFER? We do not know to what extent the increasing activity of online shopping will eventually have on our Wycombe based high street retailers but some predict it may end the high street shopping as a whole in the future.
Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013
MORE CUTS..... GREAT!!! Many councils across the UK now have the choice to either increase council tax, raise the funds by cutting back on other factors or even worse they do both.
Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013
HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.
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