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Police warning over bridge fines

Thames Valley Police have shared a poster with us warning of fines which will be payable for any overweight vehicles caught using Marlow Bridge.

Last Orders at the Kings Head in Little Marlow

Today was the last day of service at the Kings Head in Little Marlow, before it closes in its current form. Here's a few photos I took for posterity...

The Pop Up Picture House is moving on. First stop – Rick Stein at...

With the success of Marlow's Pop Up Picture House - plans are in place for a whole series of events involving leading chefs at various unique venues across the UK.
inspecting marlow bridge

Study to seek options for protecting Marlow Bridge

Engineers from Transport for Buckinghamshire will carry out a safety study of options to give added protection to Marlow Bridge from the threat of use by overweight vehicles.

Heston’s Hinds Head closed for major revamp

In Marlow we are blessed with some great restaurants in town and close by. One of these in nearby Bray is Heston Blumenthal's Hinds Head restaurant which is closing today for 3 weeks to undergo a major transformation.
gossmore toilets

Refurbished changing rooms at Gossmore Recreation Ground reopened by Town Mayor

The Gossmore Recreation Ground changing rooms, which have been fully refurbished, were officially opened on Saturday 11th March
george clooney at sunrise sonning

Nice story about a man who had his post-wedding party near Marlow

Hollywood superstar George Clooney paid a surprise visit to a care home resident in Sonning on Sunday...

Olio – sharing your unwanted food in the community

Bucks County Council are working with OLIO to promote a new app, which promotes reduction of waste. It’s free to download and use. In Bucks, we produce 38,000 tonnes of food waste every year. Of this, 16,000...

Marlow Town Regatta and Festival 2017

It will be here before we know it.... Marlow Town Regatta weekend on the 10-11th June 2017!  As we get closer, we will update with more detail of the entertainments being laid on- but for...
marlow bridge from rowing club

Drivers ignore weight limit on Marlow Bridge – one every 2 minutes!

Every two minutes an overweight vehicle attempts to cross Marlow Bridge, according to early results of a Thames Valley Police traffic survey. The heaviest vehicle turned away in the first week of the survey was 10 metric tonnes.