Theft (and Damages), Parked Car, Ley Hill ** UPDATED **

If you see a fuschia pink ‘Coach’ handbag around the Ley Hill area please get in touch with us using

From the owner of the bag: “I stupidly left it in my car around 6pm to walk the dog (parked outside the pubs opp the Cricket club) and someone was obviously watching me and smashed the boot window and took it when I was out of sight.”

Former Scout Hut Site, Botley Road

Concerns have been expressed by local residents regarding activity on the site of the former Scout Hut in Botley Road where land was cleared on 13th February.

Chiltern District Council is monitoring the situation and appropriate notices have now been served.

These notices are in addition to the work undertaken by the Planning and Environmental Health Departments. They are liaising with the Forestry Commission, the Health & Safety Executive and the Environment Agency, plus the Police on 101, who are aware of the issue and have a relevant contact number for emergency action if something significant occurs, e.g. heavy machinery, HGVs etc. arrive on site.

So all who should be aware are aware.

If there is an attempt to burn the old trees and brushwood on site, please call the fire brigade on 999. If you have any other concerns, please email Chiltern District at

Latimer & Ley Hill Parish Council

Chiltern Voice Set to Hit the Airwaves in February 2016

Pop-up community radio station for Chiltern to hit the airwaves this winter

Pop-up FM radio station Chiltern District Radio station will hit the airwaves for two weeks only in February.

The station has been licensed by Ofcom and will broadcast on 87.9 FM, as well as on the internet, to Chesham, Amersham, Great Missenden and surrounding areas from February 7, with pre-recorded programmes, before going live during the half-term break from February 14.

Margaret Long MBE

It is with great sadness that I have to inform you of the death of Margaret Long.

She was the parish clerk for many years (I believe 1986-2006), and a member of many other organisations in the village. She died suddenly on September 20th in her garden.

Open Letter to Michelmersh Brick Holdings plc

The following letter was written on 10th June and circulated on the same day.  Although it presents a valid opinion of one group of local people, it is in direct opposition of many other members of the community. The Parish Council did not consider it appropriate for publication on their website …

Notice of Public Meeting

This is to advise that a Public Meeting will be taking place concerning the submission by Michelmersh plc (owners of Duntons Brickworks) to the Environment Agency for a variation of licence regarding landfill proposals, including low level asbestos

Ashley Green Village Bulletin 120


Just in case you have NOT received a note from Transport for Bucks through your door, roadworks are planned along the Chesham Road starting on July 6th and anticipated to last for six days – weather permitting. These works will be in two sections:
· From the Village Green to the county border towards Berkhamsted
· From “The Bellcote” to Little Acre Farm.
Two Way traffic lights will be in operation between 09.30 and 15.30 hours!

CSI Newsletter – June 2015

Recent Activities

The Community Safety team has been busy over the last couple of months with the following activities

Community Safety Team Springs into Action with Shed Safety Advice

The Chiltern and South Bucks Community Safety Partnership held four tool marking and advice events across the two districts in April. Events took place at South Heath Garden Centre, Wyevale Garden Centre in Beaconsfield, Van Hage in Chenies and Wickes in Chesham.