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Willow Wood grows with 480 new trees planted! A huge thank you to everyone that joined us for what turned out to be a perfect December morning for a community tree plant. In total, we planted 480 native trees adding to the 5500 trees that have previously been planted, as an extension to the mature [More...]  [Read More... ]

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Filed under: Christmas, News Item

Congratulations to our 1st & 2nd prize winners! With less than two weeks until Christmas, we are pleased to announce the winners of the Mayor of Amersham’s Christmas Card Competition! With so many wonderful entries it was difficult to choose. Thank you to everyone who took the time to create such imaginative Christmas cards. Even [More...]  [Read More... ]

Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Filed under: Amersham in Bloom, News Item

On Sunday 9th December 2018, the Town Council would like to invite residents, community groups volunteers and anyone else who might want to do their bit to improve the Town to join our Amersham in Bloom Community Tree Plant at Willow Wood, off Stanley Hill. Over 500 trees have been donated by the Conservation Volunteers [More...]  [Read More... ]

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

Filed under: Christmas, Emergency Notice, News Item

With Summer now a distant memory, we look towards the end of the year and Christmas. Amersham will be bustling with festive cheer so make sure you note down these Christmas events taking place. Amersham Action Group are hosting their popular Christmas Festival on Saturday 1 December. There will be lots of wonderful attractions on offer [More...]  [Read More... ]

Monday, November 12th, 2018

Filed under: News Item, remembrance

Remembrance Sunday Amersham, joined the millions of people around the world to commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War as part of a number of Remembrance Sunday events.    Unveiling of the bench at Sycamore Corner In association with Amersham and District Residents Association and Bucks County Council, the verge at [More...]  [Read More... ]

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Filed under: Christmas, News Item

It’s Beginning to Look a lot Like Christmas With just seven weeks until Christmas we are pleased to launch the Mayor of Amersham’s Christmas Card Competition! We are searching for something extra special to form the cover of this year’s official Mayor’s Christmas Card. With the theme ‘Santa becomes environmentally friendly’ we will looking for [More...]  [Read More... ]

  AMERSHAM FESTIVAL OF ARTS 2018 A HUGE SUCCESS This year’s art festival was a huge success with a Beatrix Potter Immersive Tea Party, hosted by Venture Quest Productions, pop-up art displays throughout town to showcase young creative talent PLUS our annual art exhibition with art displayed by local artists. £1087.47 was raised from art [More...]  [Read More... ]

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

Filed under: News Item

The latest edition of the Town Council newsletter should be finding its way through you letter box this week. If you are not a resident of Amersham then please click here for an electronic version of the newsletter. Our thanks to Hamptons International for kindly sponsoring Amersham News. [More...]  [Read More... ]

Volunteers Sought for Office of Police & Crime Commissioner (OPCC) The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) is seeking volunteers to join its Independent Custody Visiting Scheme in Aylesbury. An Independent Custody Visitor (ICV) is a role performed by volunteers from the local community checking on the welfare and treatment of those being [More...]  [Read More... ]

We are delighted to announce that Amersham received a GOLD award at the Britain in Bloom National Finals Ceremony in Belfast on 19 October. In addition to this highly sought-after accolade, Amersham was also presented with the RHS award for Involving Young People and Children, for ‘demonstrating excellence in this particular area’. Quite a feat [More...]  [Read More... ]