Local Information


Buckinghamshire Council
The Buckinghamshire Council website is a good source of information about services provided by the unitary authority and is the go to place for information about council tax, bin collections and so much more.



FixMyStreet is a map-based website and app for residents to report all road and pavement related problems, including fly tipping, to their principal authority. Please use the link provided below to report problems.


UK Government Planning Portal

The Planning Portal is the UK Government's online planning and building regulations resource for England and Wales.

Visit the UK Government Planning Portal
Bucks Council Aylesbury Vale Area Planning Portal

Residents may wish the link below to view or register to receive information about local planning applications. 

Visit the BCAVA Planning Portal
Thornborough Post Office
A Post Office service is available in the Thornborough Village Hall from 2:00pm - 4:00pm every Wednesday. Outside these hours there are many other local Post Offices, a list is available from the following link.
Post Office Branch Finder
Thames Valley Police
Thornborough parish is in the Thames Valley Police Buckingham District area, details of which can be viewed using the link provided. 

Buckingham District Neighbourhood Policing Team
Buckingham Police Base
Unit 12, Swan Business Park
Osier Way, Buckingham, MK18 1TB
Age UK Buckinghamshire
Working with and for the older people of the county, Age UK Buckinghamshire is a local, autonomous charity which helps provide older people with services, information and support which can be accessed using the link below.
Age UK Buckinghamshire

Riverside ownership: rights and responsibilities
If you own land or property next to a river, stream or ditch you are a ‘riparian landowner’. General guidance is shown on the Environment Agency website using the link below.
Environment Agency - Rights & Responsibilities
The Environment Agency also provides a useful leaflet called Living On The Edge.

Local River Level Gauges
Online gauges show the current river levels and are automatically updated every hour from Environment Agency stations. More information on the stations shown, including their location, is also available at the relevant entries on the UK River Levels website:
Thornborough Mill
Thornborough Mill Sluice Automation
The Twins at Bourton Grounds

Buckingham Canal Society
Information about the Old Stratford and Buckingham Arms of the Grand Union Canal together with the aims and objectives of the Buckingham Canal Society can be accessed from the link below.
The Buckingham Canal Society
Howe & Co
Howe & Co. have been serving up some of the finest fish and chips since 1930. Van No. 5 (telephone number 07753-256929) visits Thornborough village around 8pm on Friday night. For further details please see the Howe & Co website using the link below or view the Howe & Co Van No.5 tracker.
Howe and Co website