News

Bringing you the latest news stories and press releases from Chesham Town Council.

Extension to Local Plan Consultation

You can now have your say on the Local Plan covering Chesham until the 23rd August 2019.

Published: 17 July 2019

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Planning for 2019-20

We have published our annual performance plan, detailing our performance over the last year and plans for 2019-20.

Published: 25 June 2019

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2018-19 Accounts

The Annual Governance and Accountability Return for 2018-19 have been published. 

Published: 20 June 2019

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Verge Mowing

Our summer grass cutting is underway. Please bear with us if you verge has not yet been cut. 

Published: 11 June 2019

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Front Garden Competition For Residents

A winning front garden

Chesham in Bloom has launched its competition to find the best front gardens in town. 

Published: 31 May 2019

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Chesham in Bloom Photo Competition Open

Send in your photos of Chesham and they could feature in the 2020 Chesham in Bloom calendar!

Published: 31 May 2019

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ChessWatch: A Water Observatory for the River Chess

Swans swimming along the river

A new project is underway to gather data on the chemistry of the Chess and broaden public understanding about the threats to water quality.

Published: 30 May 2019

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75th Anniversary D-Day Commemorations

Town Mayor, Cllr Qaser Chaudhry, will be laying a wreath at the War Memorial on the 6th June.

Published: 30 May 2019

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New Freewomen and Freeman of Chesham

Four deserving nominees have been admitted to the Honorary Freewoman and Freeman Scheme, in recognition of their exceptional service to Chesham. 

Published: 14 May 2019

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Mayoral Awards Winners 2019

Our recent Annual Town Meeting was a celebratory affair, as Mayor Cllr Jane MacBean gave out the 2019 Mayoral Awards.

Published: 14 May 2019

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Cemetery Searcher Goes Live

Cemetery Chapel

We are delighted to launch the innovative ‘Cemetery Searcher’ service, in partnership with Pear Technology.

Published: 23 January 2019

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Proposed Changes to Parking in Chesham - Phase 2 

An update on alternative parking proposals for some roads in Chesham.

Published: 19 January 2019

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New Year, New Look for Canon's Wood

The eroded river bank at Canon's Wood

Volunteer working parties are taking place in January to improve the riverside walk for wildlife, people and dogs!

Published: 14 January 2019

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New Youth Council for Chesham

Young people aged 10 to 17 have formed the first Youth Council in town for more than 5 years. 

Published: 15 October 2018

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