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High Street Strategy

From our research, we are led to believe that such a strategy can only succeed, if it is community led in partnership with the local Council. This Strategy adopts a methodical approach to revitalising Chesham High Street (for the purposes of this document the High...

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Chesham Leys Tovertafel Table

Chesham Leys is a nursing and residential Home in Chesham for older adults with dementia. They wanted to buy a Tovertafel Table which uses playful,interactive light projections entice children, adults and older people to move and have fun together. It provides...

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Birchwood Garden

  The Birchwood Home wanted to redevelop their garden. In particular they wanted to make it accessible for all the residents. This was a real community project with much of the hard labour being provided by employees from Wickes and members of Chesham In Bloom....

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Walkers Are Welcome Leaflet

Chesham Walkers are Welcome, have developed four walks in conjunction with the Chesham Museum which are on an app which can be used on a tablet or smart phone to guide one around Chesham.Four walks: Town Centre/Old Town, High Street, Waterside and Thomas Harding...

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Interpretation Panels

If you were to climb up the slope of Lowndes Park and turn around just before you reach the top it is possible to see all of Chesham laid out before your gaze. It was this view that persuaded Chesham Connect to support the Town Council’s scheme to improve the signage...

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Chiltern Voice

Chiltern Voice is a not-for-profit community radio platform. Whilst the station can be listened to and enjoyed by everyone, the focus for the station is to help promote local charities and voluntary groups within the Chilterns. Businesses can also help support the...

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Lowndesbourne Town Picnic

Project Date: 2017 Chesham Connect are delighted to be supporting Lowndesbourne Town Picnic again this year. The Picnic started in 2015, when an idea from a user of the local Facebook group OurChesham to have a community picnic was taken up by the Friends of Lowndes...

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Chesham Allotments Group

Project Date: 2017 Chesham Allotments Group have a Focal Point Area at the Cameron Road Allotments which is a cafe on Saturday mornings throughout the growing season and also hosts other allotment social events and their annual Open Day. CAG asked for, and were...

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Chilterns Tourism Economic Impact Study

Project Date: 2016 Through the Chesham Society, ChAP contributed towards a Tourism South East survey of tourism-related economic activity in the part of the Chilterns AONB affected by HS2 construction. This identified losses of the order of £400 million which could be...

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