The Best Kept Village Competition is open to villages and small towns throughout Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes. Entry is usually through parish and town councils but entries from village hall committees or other active community groups are also welcome.
The aims of the Guild are to share interest in spinning, weaving and dyeing, to pass on our knowledge and promote our crafts to the public. We meet once a month and have speakers from all aspects of crafts, and arrange workshops and demonstrations. Our Spinning and a Knitting Groups meet in alternate weeks. Anyone is welcome to join.
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Buckinghamshire possesses an abundance of historical records of every kind. Buckinghamshire Record Society exists to make some of these records more readily available by publishing texts, calendars and indexes.
Wine Appreciation and Social Club.
Adult Learning Venues Please find below a list of the various locations throughout Buckinghamshire. To find a venue, please select the letter corresponding to the town or village you would like to view. Click on the venue name to view address details. http://www.adultlearningbcc.ac.uk/Page.aspx?pageid=51
Bucks NARF is a branch of the National Association of Retired Firefighters of the United Kingdom. Membership is open to all ex- uniformed members of the Fire Service, either Full Time or Retained, as well as the widows/widowers of former firefighters.
An association whereby retired Bucks Firefighters can exchange memories, photographs etc. and can participate in re-union events and social meetings.
Our aim is to develop chess skills for juniors in Buckinghamshire. We organize chess coaching and county team matches for U9, U11, U14 and U18 age groups. This site provides information about the Bucks Youth Chess Association, details of forthcoming events and their related results.
Celfunde Inheritance is a Chalfont St Peter Parish council funded, local history and heritage volunteer group, chaired by Cllr Linda Smith. We are currently applying for charitable status. Our aim is to promote and preserve the rich heritage of our village, educate and inform local children and residents about our local history and encourage tourism in this area.
Adult badminton club meeting at the Chalfont Leisure Centre Mondays 20.00 - 22.15
Singles group for age 40's to 60's. Varied programme of events throughout the year. regular Pub night on the last Friday of the month.
To foster interest in all aspects of local natural history, and to encourage conservation and preservation of wildlife and sites of natural history interest.
Our aim is to enjoy making music and to put on about three concerts per year. The orchestra is always on the lookout for new members, so if you are a string player, follow the link for more info.
A walking group for people in their 20s and 30s living in the Chilterns and surrounding areas. We have walks every weekend and also have an active social calendar. Membership of around 200 people and growing.
Performing Shakespeare’s plays in the open-air in a South Bucks parkland setting with a covered auditorium in support of selected charities.
A "what's on" website catering for runners in the Chilterns area. It will display road and trail races as well as orienteering events.
Cholesbury-cum-St Leonards Local History Group meets in the evening of the first Friday of the month from October to May . Its principal focus is on subjects local to the Chilterns and Buckinghamshire but will also feature talks on history in general. Details of the programme can be found on its website or via the contact number.
We are three churches within the Parish of the Claydons in North Buckinghamshire, and are also part of the Claydons and Swan Team. As a Christian fellowship we welcome everyone whether newcomer, visitor, or a community member, and any who are in need. With traditional and contemporary styles of worship we share the love and example of Jesus.
The Buckingham and Winslow Community Care Forum run a series of services to help the Buckinghamshire community. These include a hospital car service and a Care for Carers group
The Cross Keys Suregry in Princes Risborough has an active patient participation group (PPG) which aims to: develop a partnership with patients. discover what a range of patients think about services and to establish their priorities. provide a platform to test and modify ideas and plans. Interested? contact via e-mail or reception in the surgery.
We are the local group of the national cycling organisation Cycling UK. Cycling UK provides a magazine, third party insurance, technical advice, cycling holidays and free access to led rides via local groups like ours. We welcome newcomers to cycling. We offer a choice of led rides on Sundays and occasional cycling holidays.
Mixed choir of about 30 voices, singing a varied repertoire of sacred and secular music from the 16th to the 21st century. Rehearsals Wednesdays 8-10 pm at the White Hill Centre, Chesham. Keywords Bucks Choir Choirs in Bucks a capella choir
The hall was built in 1923, with monies raised by public donation within the village of Downley in memory of the 22 men who died in the Great War of 1914-1918. The building is on a sloping site so that it has an upper hall with stage and a smaller lower hall.
The community website for the village of Drayton St Leonard, Oxfordshire