The Conservative Group on Aylesbury Town Council were delighted to support Central ward Councillor Barbara Russel on Thursday evening when she was elected Mayor of Aylesbury, she will be assisted by her newly elected Deputy Mayor Councillor Tom Hunter-Watts. Barbara will be handed the Chain of Office officially from the outgoing Mayor on Friday 20th May at the Mayor Making ceremony to be held at Aylesbury College.
County Council Chairman Bill Chapple OBE, who represents Aston Clinton & Bierton division, has paid tribute to those in the voluntary, civic, business and community sectors, for their contribution to Buckinghamshire life during his year in office.
Hughenden Valley’s volunteer run community café, a hub for the local community was the victim of a senseless act of violence in March with the shop burgled and set alight. The arson attack is being investigated by the police and Cllr David Carroll has been in regular contact with the policing team.
In the run up to Christmas, David launched a competition to choose his personal Christmas card. The competition was open to all schools in the Aylesbury constituency and David received a number of cards from some of his youngest constituents.