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 […]

Feb 132015

The Council held a meeting with representatives from South Bucks and the Smart Motorway project to discuss air quality with regard to the proposed Smart Motorway changes. This project is in its infancy at the moment. Click on the following link to see the questions asked and the responses from the representatives present. Response_to_Dorney_Discussion_Paper_10_02_15_Issued

Feb 122015

Heathrow Hub – Wraysbury Exhibition This is the proposal by 4 independent individuals, not backed by Heathrow Airport Ltd. The proposal is to lengthen the current Northern runway and allow take off and landing on the same runway. The individuals have patented the plan and should they win the bid aim to sell the patent […]

Feb 122015

Heathrow Expansion – Datchet consultation meeting 1. There are two schemes for Heathrow, one with the 3rd runway, one with the longer existing runways. Which consultation is this? a. This is the 3rd runway, the longer runways scheme is the Heathrow Hub scheme. This scheme is supported by BAA, the other is a private enterprise […]