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Could you keep the Bucks Village Journal going?

I am once again on the hunt for someone who would love to take over the Bucks Village Journal…could that be you?

I love the website & the content it holds but I just don’t have the time to keep it going & due to health, I can’t do the networking needed or attend the events that would help to keep some interesting posts about what is going on in our beautiful area.

There is so much that could be reported on locally, so much more history to share & so many events that could be covered.

If this idea would interest you, please email me at kaye.townsend@btinternet.com

I look forward to hearing from you, Kaye.

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Now & Then ~ Amazing Drawings Of The Rose & Crown Over The Years, Thanks To Willis Godley

I was fortunate enough to meet Mr. Willis Godley who lives near what was, the Rose & Crown public house for many years. Mr Godley who is now 96 years old, had been a furniture designer in High Wycombe many years ago & used his amazing drawing skills to document the Rose & Crown during the years 1946 & 1965. Once he realised what we were doing with the Now & Then photos, he offered to show us his drawings & allow me to photograph them to share with you.

 

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Rose & Crown, Wooburn Green, 1946

 

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Rose & Crown, Wooburn Green, 1965

Thank you Mr. Godley, you have recorded a piece of history for us all to admire.

 

 

Free Photoshoot This Weekend in Marlow

On Saturday 11th August at Higginson Park, Marlow, Jake Henderson Photography will be available for a free photo shoot opposite the children’s play area.

If you are in the park between 11.30am & 1.30pm, pop along with your children, partner, friends, mum & Dad, Grandmother or pet for a photo session.

A3 & A4 size prints will be available to purchase & a percentage of the fees will be donated to charity.

If you want to check Jake’s website to see the standard of his work, go to http://www.jakehendersonphotography.com, you won’t be disappointed.

 

 

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