Wednesday Mar 5
Bucks Free Press: Paralympic Torch comes to Marlow
TWO of Marlow's most successful athletes helped celebrate the beginning of the Paralympic Games after the town was chosen as one of the locations for to parade the iconic torch.
Pushing the boat out to win spoils
There was a time, and not so long ago, was when rowing used to have a reputation in Britain on the same lines as Noel Coward, the Mitford clan and "Brideshead Revisited".
Sports awards evening
Guest of honour will be Katherine Grainger CBE, the 2012 Olympic rowing gold medalist.
OLYMPIC hero Jenny Jones took up snowboarding as a 17-year old student at Filton College.
The Sochi 2014 women's snowboard slopestyle bronze medallist attended a free half an hour drop in lesson at the Churchill dry slope in Bristol and became hooked by the sport during a trip with the college to the Alps.
Slaley Hall golf course and estates manager Steve Cram was named Golf Person of the Year award at the De Vere Hotels and Village Urban Resorts second annual Excellence Awards.