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Zoe's hardest road home

Zoe Ball’s Sport Relief challenge to visit Marlow (*updated with route*)

Over the coming five days Zoe Ball will attempt to cycle from Blackpool to Brighton for Sport Relief. They will stop overnight in Marlow on Thursday 8th!
jodie kidd

Pub in the Park updates – Jodie Kidd and Daniel Clifford

Latest updates on Pub in the Park, Marlow - Jodie Kidd to present a demo, and Daniel Clifford brings his two Michelin-starred Midsummer House to the party!
hand cross closed updated

*UPDATED* Disruption at Handy Cross M40 junction – weekend closures

*UPDATED 28-02-18 * Due to anticipated bad weather, closure of Handy Cross for roadworks has been postponed for weekend of 2nd-5th March.
steamers lost and found marlow

Steamers? Lost and Found? Fate now unknown!

It was widely known that Marstons intended to convert the Steamer Trading location back into a pub - but they have now abandoned the plans!
Rylko Marlow closing down

Rylko closing down, but crosses the road to open as Shoe Emporium!

We have been given the latest news regarding the Rylko shoe shop on Marlow High Street – and it is GOOD news for people who wear shoes! 😊 The current shop is closing down, with...

Bucks County Council ‘misleading residents’ on parking plans for Marlow

Following the drop-in session in Marlow on Thursday 15th February for residents to consult with Bucks County Council (BCC) on its controversial plans for paid-for parking in Marlow Town Centre, Mayor Jocelyn Towns has...

We need to tell Bucks CC WHY we don’t want paid parking on our...

Just after the link to give your objection, and say WHY? Then just click here.  For more detail, read on.... Bucks County Council (BCC) want to make turn Marlow High Street and other town centre...

Goodbye “Slug & Lettuce”…. hello “The Old Brewery”

We have the first details on the closure of the Slug and Lettuce as the owners reveal a £300,000 transformation into a completely new pub format.
marlow high street pay and display

“7,500 votes only count as one” says Bucks County Council

Despite overwhelming support for Marlow Town Council’s ‘Say No to Paid Parking’ campaign, all 7,500 votes in the petition only count as one, according to Bucks County Council (BCC), which wants to push on with the plan.
Wycombe Discretionary Rate Relief

Discretionary business rate scheme

WDC have passed us information on the "The Discretionary Business Rate Scheme" covering extra rate relief for businesses facing large increases as a result of revaluation