Democracy and Local Affairs

This category contains articles about local government and administration and the issues which are their responsibility.

Have your say on the future for minerals and waste

  |  Published: Mar 5th 2018
A revised blueprint for the future of mineral prospecting and waste management in Buckinghamshire gets its second airing among residents, stakeholders and operators from today (Monday, March 5).

Historic Aylesbury Crown Court closes its doors for last time

  |  Published: Mar 5th 2018
From petty criminals to cold-blooded killers, Aylesbury Crown Court has seen its fair share of gruesome and notorious cases over the years. However, the pounding of the judge’s gavel hammering down in judgement on those stood in the dock is a sound that will no longer be heard as the court has closed its doors for the last time.

Libraries saved from cuts to opening hours

  |  Published: Feb 13th 2018
Proposed reductions in library opening hours across Buckinghamshire won't happen, County Council Cabinet members have decided (Monday, February 12).

Thames Valley Police and Crime Panel agrees precept increase

  |  Published: Feb 8th 2018
At their meeting on 2 February 2018, Thames Valley Police and Crime Panel approved the Thames Valley Police and Crime Commissioner’s proposed precept for 2018/19. However, Panel Members were concerned about continuing pressure on police resources and recruitment issues being experienced by the Force.

Three-day budget probe feedback to Cabinet

  |  Published: Feb 7th 2018
A review of forecast overspends, improvements to foster carer recruitment and the introduction of mandatory face-to-face exit interviews, are among 12 recommendations published today in a report by Buckinghamshire County Council’s independent Budget Scrutiny Select Committee.
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