Category Archives: Bucks

Bucks Free Press’s boo-boo

The Bucks Free Press needs to pay more attention to apostrophes. Continue reading

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My bird year 2017

In 2017 I saw 120 species of birds and have some lovely memories. Continue reading

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It’s westward ho for my carriage-driving friends

My carriage-driving friends have left Turville and we shall miss them. Continue reading

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Half my life a footpath secretary

This year I have spent half my life as Area footpath secretary for the Ramblers Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes and West Middlesex Area Continue reading

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‘Resolved’ has a new meaning in Buckinghamshire

Bucks County Council’s public-path reporting system is misleading, it says problems are ‘resolved’ when they are not. Continue reading

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No loos at Mill End

Last autumn the Culden Faw Estate acquired the car-park at Mill End.  This is at the southern end of the Hambleden Valley close to the A4094 Henley-Marlow road.  It is a great spot for walkers, giving access to the Thames … Continue reading

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Summoned by sunset

I ran up Turville Hill to see the sunset before it faded. Continue reading

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