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  • Friends Life Women’s Tour Stage Five details announced

    Tuesday 24 March 2015

    Further details have been revealed for the route of the final stage of the 2015 Friends Life Women's Tour, which will take the world's top female cyclists over the testing climbs of the Chiltern Hills from Marlow to Hemel Hempstead.

  • Splash pad announced for new leisure centre

    Thursday 19 March 2015

    On the anniversary of the big dig at the Handy X Hub site, Wycombe District Council has revealed that the new leisure centre, which is set to open in 2016, will have an innovative indoor splash pad facility for children.

  • Join us in flying the flag for Commonwealth Day

    Friday 06 March 2015

    Wycombe District Council will be taking part in an international celebration of Commonwealth Day on Monday 9 March as 730 flags are raised simultaneously across the globe.

  • Works to the sports centre access road/Marlow Hill junction starts on 6 March

    Tuesday 03 March 2015

    Work to change the layout of the existing sports centre access road entrance that leads to Wycombe Sports Centre and neighbouring properties will start on Friday 6 March and will be completed by mid-July.

  • Council successfully prosecutes food business

    Monday 02 March 2015

    The owner of Bombay Dream, London Road was successfully prosecuted on 18 February 2015 by Wycombe District Council under the Food Safety and Hygiene (England) Regulations 2013 for food safety offences committed in June 2014.

  • Public service centre of excellence set to open in High Wycombe

    Monday 02 March 2015

    Ambitious plans to construct a dedicated new office facility in High Wycombe for public bodies and health service agencies have been unveiled today by Wycombe District Council, DragonGate and McLaren.

  • WDC freezes council tax for 2015-16

    Friday 27 February 2015

    Last night councillors at Wycombe District Council (WDC) voted to buck the trend of local council tax increases, by freezing its council tax.

  • First look inside new High Wycombe leisure centre

    Wednesday 18 February 2015

    With construction of the new multi-million pound Wycombe Leisure Centre now at the half way mark , Wycombe District Council has released images showing what visitors can expect to see on the inside when it opens in January 2016.

  • Planning and Environment staff to relocate

    Wednesday 18 February 2015

    Planning and Environment staff are moving into alternative office accommodation this weekend. Reduced services will apply during the move on 20 and 23 February. Services will fully resume on Tuesday 24 February.

  • Independent Remuneration Panel - vacancies for residents

    Tuesday 17 February 2015

    Wycombe District Council is looking for committed individuals to join a panel responsible for advising on the allowances and expenses of elected councillors.