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A GIRL needed rescuing by firefighters yesterday after getting herself stuck in a swing.
A NEWSAGENTS which has served Marlovians for over a decade will pack up its papers later this year as the owner admits competition from larger stores and the internet are making business tough.
THE POPULAR series of Jonathan Creek returned to our screens this year with three hour long specials for BBC1. Alan Davies has played the popular sleuth since 1997 but in a different role he will bringing his new stand-up tour to Aylesbury this month, which is a lot more personal than his last tour, he said.
A SPECTATOR at a charity football match at a High Wycombe school was punched in the face and hit around the head by two men.
AN open evening is being held at Wycombe Hospital so residents can find out more about the Minor Injuries and Illness Unit.
CHEERS and stunts were on show at schools’ cheerleading contest.
A RECORD number of children have been allocated a place at their first choice primary school, Buckinghamshire County Council has claimed.
MARLOW rowing legend Katherine Grainger fired the official starting gun for the London Marathon alongside her Olympic partner Anna Watkins on Sunday – before both jumped back into the crowd and joined the throng of runners to run the 26.2 mile race.
A 42-year-old woman was sexually assaulted after being approached by a man in an alley way in Princes Risborough this week.
AN ELDERLY woman in her eighties fell victim to a distraction burglar this week after a man entered her house and stole money and jewellery.
A NEW Fencing Course is being launched at the Beacon Sports Centre in Beaconsfield to encourage children to learn a new skill and keep fit during the Easter Holiday.
THE HEROISM, horror, suffering and sacrifice of conflict were brought to life at a special literary event in Beaconsfield to mark the Great War centenary.
ONE of Marlow's biggest employers is celebrating yet another strong year after new figures showed revenues had jumped by 30 per cent.
PARENTS have been receiving the news that their child has been accepted into a primary school.
A NEAR death experience whilst on honeymoon has led to a man from Great Missenden having a complete career change, taking pictures of wildlife across the world.
A HOT air balloon has reportedly made an unexpected landing in the Marlow town centre - with one eye witness saying it appeared to "crash land".
WYCOMBE District Council’s three leisure centres will come under new management this summer.
TEMPORARY traffic lights will be in place at the junction to the sports centre in Handy Cross as part of the building work.
A BLAZE ripped through a house in High Wycombe earlier today.