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Sep
16
Sat
The Chilterns Walking Festival
Sep 16 – Oct 1 all-day

The Chilterns Walking festival is back for its second festival, running from Saturday 16th September – Sunday 1st October 2017.

The festival invites experienced and novice walkers alike to explore the landscapes, locations and legends of The Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There is a fantastic selection of 70 walks and events which are now live and bookable on-line.

The festival invites experienced and novice walkers alike to explore the landscapes, locations and legends of The Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There is a fantastic selection of 70 walks and events which are now live and bookable on-line.

Highlights include:

  • A fascinating walk taking in Chequers and The Ridgeway National Trail, combined with meeting the local farmer, refreshments and a visit to Buckmoorend Farm Shop.
  • A private tour of the Lacey Green windmill restored by the Chiltern Society, followed by a beautiful circular walk around the Lacey Green area with stunning views, passing through quiet valleys.
  • Brakspear beer, beechwoods and brewing walk through classic beech woodlands and along ancient drovers routes followed by a free tour of the micro-brewery at the end of the walk
  • Meander through the Chiltern Open Air Museum’s woodland landscape, learning more about the Museum’s hidden meadow, and exploring the Museum and its rescued historic buildings.
  • A series of three HS2 walks – in Wendover, Misbourne and Denham – offering walkers the opportunity to view this part of the Central Chilterns landscape before it changes forever.
  • Sketching walks led by a wildlife artist and Countryside Officer

Click here for more information and to book walks or find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ChilternsWalkingFestival

For more information or to book walks visit:
www.facebook.com/ChilternsWalkingFestival or
www.visitchilterns.co.uk/walkingfest

 

Oct
2
Mon
Cock Lane Recycling Centre CLOSES @ Cock Lane
Oct 2 all-day

please info in the news report on the home page and News and Views.

Oct
7
Sat
Woodland Working Parties @ Common Wood
Oct 7 – Oct 8 all-day
Scout Jumble sale @ Tylers Green Village Hall
Oct 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Oct
12
Thu
PPG Health Talk – Falls @ Holy Trinity, Penn Church Hall
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

the Keynote speaker is Dr Thakkar on the prevention of falls. The size of the venue limits us to about 90 people. we are using Eventbrite to track how many people intend to attend.

Please register by clicking on the link in the Simpson Centre website

Oct
13
Fri
Village Care AGM
Oct 13 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Oct
15
Sun
Open Day Priestfield Arboretum @ Priestfield Arboretum
Oct 15 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm

Open Day Sunday October 15th. 10.30 – 4pm.

Private collection of rare & specimen trees in delightful 6 acres of woodland setting. Managed & maintained by dedicated volunteers. Admission £2. Free guided tours throughout the day. Guidebook available. Regret uneven terrain not suitable for disabled

Managed & maintained by dedicated volunteers.

Admission £2.

Free guided tours throughout the day.

Guidebook available.

Regret uneven terrain not suitable for disabled

Contact Coralie Ramsey 01344 774620 or email curator@priestfieldarboretum.org.uk

Priestfield Arboretum, Stony Lane, Little Kingshill

Oct
16
Mon
WDC Local Plan consultation
Oct 16 – Nov 27 all-day

 

The consultation will run from 16 October to 27 November.

Specific locations and dates of consultation events will be posted when known.

You may view a copy of the report to Cabinet and the Local Plan and update (‘supplement’) as considered by Cabinet on the page for the 18 September Cabinet on our website (agenda item 4, appendix 2): https://councillors.wycombe.gov.uk/ieListDocuments.aspx?CId=118&MId=5850

Evidence supporting the Local Plan may be viewed on the following page: https://www.wycombe.gov.uk/pages/Planning-and-building-control/New-local-plan/New-local-plan-publication-version-supporting-evidence.aspx

Oct
20
Fri
Penn Pond Waders Golf Society @ Golf trip to the Belfry Golf Resort
Oct 20 @ 10:02 am – Oct 22 @ 11:02 am

if you are interested in playing please contact Bob:

Contact details:
Bob Teuton
Secretary
Penn Pond Waders Golf Society
Tel: 07973 137446

also see the entry for Penn Pond Waders Society in Village Life /Clubs & Societies

Nov
4
Sat
Woodland Working Parties @ Common Wood
Nov 4 – Nov 5 all-day
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