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Snappy Snaps Aylesbury: A Family Business in the Frame


Husband and wife team Andy and Paula, posing with a cut out photo frame. If you stepped into Snappy Snaps Aylesbury, you’d be forgiven for taking some time to gaze at the walls. The sleek, modern shop looks like an art gallery, the walls adorned with colourful, eye-catching artwork and photogifts - all [...]

Snappy Snaps Aylesbury: A Family Business in the Frame2020-03-11T13:45:56+00:00

Tuck in to Noodle Nation


Aylesbury’s go-to for fast and fresh food, Noodle Nation has been on the scene for as long as I can remember. It brings back memories of pre-cinema and theatre dinners and Saturday lunches with friends, but did you know that it’s a family-run business? It was founded by brother and sister team Kwong, Laiyee and [...]

Tuck in to Noodle Nation2020-02-24T15:31:16+00:00

Drift away on The Little Trip Boat


If you’re looking for a mini adventure on your doorstep, look no further than The Little Trip Boat. It’s Aylesbury’s floating retreat at the Waterside Canal Basin, just moments away from the hustle and bustle of the town centre. The warm and friendly Liz runs one and a half hour trips along the canal, and [...]

Drift away on The Little Trip Boat2020-01-24T15:52:18+00:00

The time is ripe for Fruity Tooty!


From 1940 to 2020 - 80 years of family greengrocers If you’ve ever strolled along the cobbles of Pebble Lane, you will have passed by the traditional grocers boxes, overflowing with fresh fruit and vegetables. They provide a glimpse of the treasures hidden within the walls of Fruity Tooty, but unless you venture [...]

The time is ripe for Fruity Tooty!2020-11-04T14:22:50+00:00

Aylesbury – a Dementia-Friendly community


  Aylesbury has always had the community close to its heart, and nothing is more telling than our success in becoming a Dementia-Friendly Community. The launch of The Prime Minister’s Challenge on Dementia 2020 initiated a real drive to help people develop a better understanding of the impact Dementia has in communities, villages, towns and [...]

Aylesbury – a Dementia-Friendly community2020-01-13T13:10:58+00:00

Get cosy in The Rockwood this winter


Meet Dan and Emily Brew. The aptly named couple have been running the revamped Rockwood pub in Kingsbury since 11th July. Only 5 months later, they’ve quickly established it as a modern pub with a nod to the traditional – think wingback chairs and an open fire but with a hip vibe! With the smell [...]

Get cosy in The Rockwood this winter2020-01-21T11:35:51+00:00

Accessible events – what does that really mean?


In today’s society we have access to the world at the touch of a button. We are all very used to getting what we want and need in an instant – whether that’s details of a perfect holiday destination, prices for the best deal on buying a new TV, a gift sent directly to a [...]

Accessible events – what does that really mean?2019-12-18T12:13:07+00:00

From Walthamstow to Aylesbury – Ali’s Aylesbury Market Journey


Ali outside his market stall On a bright but chilly Wednesday morning, I ventured out to Aylesbury’s bustling Market Square to visit Ali, who has been hardworking and lucky enough to earn himself his very own spot on the High Street. Ali is the owner of a mobile phone accessory company and has [...]

From Walthamstow to Aylesbury – Ali’s Aylesbury Market Journey2019-12-18T11:04:50+00:00
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