Sports & Activities

Love Your Local Market returns to Aylesbury

Aylesbury sees the return of the national Love Your Local Market celebrations, and the markets are joining in with their usual passion and enthusiasm. The Love Your Local Market celebrations swing into action on Friday 17 May, and run until Friday 31 May. Visitors will be able to enjoy a selection of special live events [...]

Love Your Local Market returns to Aylesbury2019-05-15T09:00:01+01:00

Aqua Vale given new lease of life

The Aqua Vale Swimming & Fitness Centre in Aylesbury is undergoing a boost to ensure it continues to cater for local residents long into the future. An investment in excess of £500,000 has been made to modernise and refresh the centre, and the refurbishment project will see customers enjoy a number of enhancements including improved [...]

Aqua Vale given new lease of life2019-04-29T11:54:55+01:00

Bringing all the fun of the farm to “ewe” this Easter

A plan has been hatched to turn Market Square in Aylesbury into an egg-cellent mobile farm on Thursday 11 April between 11am – 3pm during the Easter holidays. The mobile farm will offer the egg-citing opportunity of up close and personal interaction with the farm animals, with springtime being an egg-ceptional time of the year [...]

Bringing all the fun of the farm to “ewe” this Easter2019-03-21T10:32:09+01:00

Aylesbury parks raise their newly-awarded Green Flags

Aylesbury’s Bedgrove Park and Vale Park along with Buckingham’s Heartlands were recently recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as some of the very best open spaces in the UK. And this week, the awards were celebrated at Bedgrove Park and Vale Park through dedicated Green Flag raising ceremonies. Cllr Paul Irwin, Cabinet Member for [...]

Aylesbury parks raise their newly-awarded Green Flags2018-08-13T10:50:43+01:00

Play in the Park brings family fun to the Vale

Yesterday, thousands of families from across the Vale visited Aylesbury’s award-winning Vale Park for a fun-filled and unforgettable day at ‘Play in the Park’. Organised by Aylesbury Vale District Council to celebrate National Play Day, the event offered a range of fantastic activities, including: electric go-karts, petting farm, climbing wall, face painting and bouncy castles. [...]

Play in the Park brings family fun to the Vale2018-08-02T11:32:25+01:00

Stoke Mandeville Stadium to host National Training Centre for England Handball

Stoke Mandeville Stadium near Aylesbury will host the National Training Centre for England Handball. The programme will include senior and junior international-team training camps, youth-development training, England Handball competitions, and coaching and refereeing courses. England Handball CEO David Meli said: "We are delighted to have signed this agreement with Stoke Mandeville Stadium. Handball is the most [...]

Stoke Mandeville Stadium to host National Training Centre for England Handball2016-03-01T11:23:08+01:00

Inaugural Soapbox Derby huge success

A massive congratulations to all of the teams who took part, along with the crowds of spectators and supporters, who all made Aylesbury’s first Soapbox Derby a great success and fantastic day out for everyone. The time, effort, skill and commitment which was put into the twenty-one spectacular karts was clear to see. The capacity [...]

Inaugural Soapbox Derby huge success2015-11-03T13:06:10+01:00