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Matilda statue sizes up to Donald Trump

Trump was a poll's choice for the heroine's modern-day nemesis, the Roald Dahl Story Company said. Source: BBC Bucks

PREGNANT GIRL MISSING: Fears grow for 16-year-old who disappeared 9 days ago – as...

Fears are growing for a heavily pregnant 16-year-old girl who disappeared more than a week ago – with detectives in High Wycombe launching a...

Council chairman says ‘thank you’ to dedicated social workers

The chairman of Bucks County Council, Netta Glover, held an event to thank social workers who support some of the county’s most vulnerable adults...

Arson investigation launched after firefighters tackle hut blaze

An arson investigation has been launched after a hut was ‘set on fire’ in Princes Risborough. Source: Local Bucks

Man charged over ‘group fight’ in high street kebab shop

A 43-year-old man has been charged after a fight allegedly broke out in a village kebab shop. Source: Local Bucks

MISSING: Detectives search for 31-year-old who disappeared in early hours

Concerned detectives are appealing for help from the public after a 31-year-old man went missing in the early hours of this morning. Source: Local Bucks

Top award for couple’s lifelong dedication to Labour Party

A High Wycombe resident and her late husband have been recognised for a lifetime of service to the Labour Party - and were awarded...

Doughnut seller Lina Ognissanti to be honoured by Bedford mayor

Lina Ognissanti has sold doughnuts and ice creams for more than 40 years. Source: BBC Bucks

Hardworking colleague celebrates a successful 30-year career

The team at Hughes Mercedes-Benz of Beaconsfield is celebrating the 30th work anniversary of one of its colleagues. Source: Local Bucks

Lewis Hamilton wins in Russia after team orders

Lewis Hamilton wins Russian GP following team orders for his team-mate Valtteri Bottas and a clever on-track pass on Sebastian Vettel. Source: BBC Bucks

PROPERTY NEWS: More first-time buyers hitting the market

The number of first time buyers in the UK rose to 175,500 in the first half of this year, according to research by the...

Swan Lake at The Swan – Legendary show by Matthew Bourne comes to Wycombe

Retaining the iconic elements of the original production loved by millions around the world, the legend of Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake is set to...

NOSTALGIA: Continuing our look at town's health centre

This week we continue with our look at the Health Centre in Wycombe which was built specifically for the care of expectant mothers and...

An Enemy of the People: Searing examination of fake news and whistleblowing to be...

A searing examination of fake news and whistleblowing will be performed on stage in Maidenhead next month as Ibsen’s masterpiece An Enemy of the...

PICTURE OF THE WEEK: ‘Nothing better than smoke in photography’

Each week, BFP photographer Anita Ross Marshall picks her favourite photo from the archives. She writes: Source: Local Bucks

Arsenal 2-0 Watford: 'We have a winning mentality under Unai Emery'

Arsenal have developed a winning mentality under new manager Unai Emery, says defender Rob Holding after a seventh straight victory. Source: BBC Bucks