Nov 042018

  The five councils in Buckinghamshire are set to be replaced by a single unitary council covering the whole county, housing and communities secretary James Brokenshire has announced. The new council should be established on 1 April 2020 with the first elections taking place on 7 May 2020. While Martin Tett (Con), leader of Buckinghamshire […]

Jul 122017

BT Openreach came to the Annual Parish Meeting on 19th April 2017 to discuss the issue of broadband in the Parish. The presentation which they made is attached here, giving the projected dates for activity. Please note, their “year” begins in September. There were questions asked whether we could speed this up by discussing a […]

Jan 062017

THAMES VALLEY POLICE TELL US YOUR THREE PRIORITIES FOR POLICING YOUR COMMUNITY Dear Sir / Madam, As part of our engagement process every three months we will be asking for your views on what you think the top three priorities should be for policing your community. The responses will be collated and the most frequent […]

Sep 052016

Update: 21 September The travellers have left the field. South Bucks have placed two blocks at the field entrance and organised a clean up. There is a meeting this week between Dorney Parish Council, the Police and South Bucks. This will be reviewed at the next council meeting. Update: 9th September The travellers remain on […]

Jul 312015

Press release: July 2015 BUCKINGHAMSHIRE BEST KEPT VILLAGE COMPETITION THE 2015 WINNERS ARE REVEALED The winning villages in the 2015 Buckinghamshire Best Kept Village Competition are revealed. The winners are – Stoke Goldington – Gurney Cup (for villages with a population up to 500) Joint Runners-up – Little Marlow & Little Missenden Cuddington – Morris […]

Jun 142015
Best Kept Village

Big Thanks again to all those in the Parish who in some way helped towards the Best Kept Village, whether by tidying areas around your properties and other areas or by joining one of the organised gangs. The Youth Club gave us all a helping hand tidying the area around the Village Hall showing a […]

May 312015
Best Kept Village - 31st May 2015

Fantastic turnout in both Dorney Reach and Dorney as the locals turn out in force. Remember, judging start of June (1st two weeks). Big thanks to Nick our own coordinator. Some of the Dorney Reach Sorter-Outerers pictured below by Tim Penfold (which is why he’s not in the picture). Thanks to Joy Richmond for the […]

May 242015

Best Kept Village is upon us and judging is expected in the first 2-3 weeks of June. Nick Teale, our volunteer coordinator, will be at the Village Hall on Saturday May 30th for the first of our community clear up days. It would be great to see as many of the village as possible there […]

Apr 192015

SBDC have just begun the process of creating a new Local Plan. This is where they reassess the area with a view to meeting the government targets for housing development. This involves looking at the use of land currently including Green Belt, and the rules applied to planning. The Plan will be completed over the […]