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Games fundraiser in tribute to Barnaby Cork from Thame, who died aged 4

A family fundraising day is being held in Thame in tribute to Barnaby Cork, who died aged four in 2016.

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Thousands of Sainsbury’s jobs at risk as part of management shake-up across stores

Sainsbury’s has announced a management shake-up at its supermarkets putting thousands of jobs at risk.

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Graduate from Thame sets out to change attitudes to vegan food

A graduate from Thame is on a mission to change perceptions of vegan food by writing a cookbook.

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VIDEO SOME MAY FIND DISTRESSING: Thames Valley Police target drivers in week-long crackdown as harrowing footage released

Thames Valley Police has released a distressing video as it targets motorists using mobile phones in a week-long crackdown.

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Expert tips to prevent pipes bursting in freezing temperatures this winter

Expert tips to prevent pipes bursting in freezing temperatures this winter

Parts of the UK are set to be hit by freezing temperatures and snow as a ‘polar maritime air mass’ sweeps across the nation, writes Paul Harmer, Consultant with the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering.

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IN COURT: Who’s been sentenced from Aylesbury Vale and beyond

IN COURT: Who’s been sentenced from Aylesbury Vale and beyond

The following people from Aylesbury Vale and beyond have been sentenced at magistrates courts in the county.

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Fraud warning after reports of fake Sainsbury’s vouchers in circulation

Fraud warning after reports of fake Sainsbury’s vouchers in circulation

Shoppers are being advised to be wary of fake emails pretending to be from Sainsbury’s after a rise in reports of fake gift vouchers sent on behalf of the supermarket.

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‘Smishing’ scam sends fake NatWest messages

Action Fraud is warning people not to be duped by fake text messages claiming to be from NatWest after the cyber-crime reporting centre received new reports of text message fraud.

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Eight bizarre food trends you’ll want to avoid in 2018

Eight bizarre food trends you’ll want to avoid in 2018

Forget pedestrian avocado toast and, frankly, dull doughnut burgers – according to the experts, 2018 has got some truly strange food trends up its sleeve.

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Snow warning issued by Met Office

Snow warning for our region issued by Met Office

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for snow and ice in the home counties today, Sunday January 21.

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Comment: Nationalising our railways is the only way to fix chronic problems

Just who exactly supports the UK’s privatised railway industry?

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Pie-lovers are up in arms because tinned Fray Bentos ‘contain less meat’

Pie-lovers are up in arms because tinned Fray Bentos ‘contain less meat’

Horrified carnivores have blasted a British food institution online – complaining famous tinned Fray Bentos pies ‘don’t contain enough meat.’

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5 apps that will help you save money

5 apps that will help you save money

January is traditionally a month for money-saving resolutions, with many people forced to tighten the purse strings after going gung-ho with the plastic over Christmas and New Year.

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Surplus lambs reared on performance-formulated lamb milk replacer perform just as well as lambs running naturally with the ewe

FARMING MATTERS: Study into rearing surplus lambs

We lamb in the spring, but for farmers who are looking ahead to the Easter market, indoor lambing is now underway.

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Editor’s column: There’s nothing finer than a ride on a double decker bus!

Editor’s column: There’s nothing finer than a ride on a double decker bus!

It’s true! I absolutely love riding on double decker busses, on the front at the top!

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Nigerian businessman sentenced for his part in £1.28m Lincolnshire NHS trust fraud

Following a trial at Leicester Crown Court a thirteenth defendant has been convicted of conspiracy to launder money in an international fraud and money laundering investigation.

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Steve Bugeja

Comedy double bill arrives in Thame with Steve, Flo and Joan

An audience in Thame is in for a treat when a comedy double bill arrives in town.

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Store volunteers Marion Evans and Robert Truman with Unity Bands.

Store staff invite shoppers in Thame to mark World Cancer Day

Shoppers in Thame are being urged to mark World Cancer Day by supporting volunteers running the campaign in town.

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Rebecca Poole

Great American songbook on way to The Players Theatre

An evening of stunning music and song is promised in Thame next week.

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Iceland take a stand against plastic

Iceland announces plastic-free packaging plan

Frozen food retailer Iceland has announced it will become the first major retailer globally to eliminate plastic packaging from all of its own brand products by the end of 2023.

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